BLOMINGTON, Ind. - A facility at Indiana University where cancer patients receive treatment will close by the end of the year.
The Bloomington Herald-Times reports the Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center and IU Cyclotron are closing. That will leave 65 employees at the cyclotron and more than 50 at the proton therapy center out of work.
IU spokesman Mark Land says the financial condition of the center and cyclotron has been a concern for a while. They had a $3.5 million deficit for fiscal year 2013, and the university incurred a $20 million loss for construction and about a $15 million loss in receivables from the center. Land says IU and IU Health paid the bills when the center couldn't.
A five-member committee recommended closing the center.
Day care avoids shut down following molestation
The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration and Children’s Choice Learning Center reached an agreement this week allowing the…
RTV6 adjusts schedule to accommodate Colts, DWTS
Due to RTV6's coverage of Monday Night Football featuring the Indianapolis Colts and the New York Giants, "Dancing With the Stars" will air…
Kassigs release new letter about captive son
Ed and Paula Kassig, the parents of captive Hoosier Abdul-Rahman Kassig, released a new letter Thursday asking again for mercy for their son.
Dead woman found in back seat of car ID'd
Brownsburg police are investigating after a dead woman was found in a car parked on an Interstate 74 entrance ramp.
MAP: Where are the sex offenders by you?
There are more than 1500 registered sex and violent offenders living in Indianapolis.
Audit: DCS racked up $627K in late penalties
The Indiana Department of Child Services racked up $627,168 in late payment penalties to vendors, Call 6 Investigator Kara Kenney reported.