New South Bend-area VA clinic set for opening

The $38 million clinic in Mishawaka is opening Monday after almost two years of construction. Officials say the new clinic will offer more outpatient services than the previous clinic in downtown South Bend, with the number of patients expected to grow from about 8,000 to 13,000 over the next two years.

Panel: former administrator violated law by hiring family

The Indiana State Ethics Commission moved on Thursday to bar former Department of Homeland Security administrator Leann Walton from ever working in state government. Walton was fired as the agency’s chief financial officer in August 2016.