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Waelz Sustainable Products Project In Muncie Is Dead

Aug 20, 2019

An electric arc kiln furnace project slated for Muncie is dead.  As IPR’s Stephanie Wiechmann reports, the city says immense community opposition played a major part in cancelling the to-be-built plant.

City officials say the Muncie Redevelopment Commission will buy back a brownfield on Kilgore Avenue now owned by Waelz Sustainable Products and say they are working through “an exit strategy.”

Muncie Student Arrested With Gun Across From High School

Aug 8, 2019
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Police in Muncie say they arrested a 15-year-old student with a gun across the street from the city’s high school on Wednesday afternoon.  Indiana Public Broadcasting's Stephanie Wiechmann reports.