Reporter, North of 96th newsletter and blog author

Hamilton and Boone counties

Quinn grew up in Northwest Indiana and graduated from Franklin College in 2013, opting then to make central Indiana her home. She was a reporter for papers in Portland and Greenfield before landing a job at IBJ in 2018. She’s covered everything from the cops beat to city and county government in communities east of Indianapolis and is thrilled to be working in the northern suburbs. When she’s not writing, Quinn enjoys watching crime shows, visiting coffee shops and daydreaming about moving to a farm and raising goats. She lives in Hancock County with her husband, Spencer.


Early learning panelists say state has ways to go

Aleesia_Johnson Education and child-development experts in a panel discussion Thursday morning praised steps the state has taken to improve access to early education programs. But they also stressed that a healthy living environment was vital to learning and, eventually, developing the state’s future workforce.

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Q&A with Larry Lannan, founder of news site

Larry Lannan, 67, of Fishers started writing about his hometown’s happenings after retiring from the Internal Revenue Service in 2011. Eight years later, his news blog,, and podcast deliver Fishers residents nearly daily news about their city. For Lannan, a former radio reporter, his news site is his way of giving back to his […]

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