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Air quality warning for Wednesday

By Cameron Mattern TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosiers in parts of the state are being encouraged to avoid or reduce exertion and heavy work outside Wednesday. The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has issued an air quality action day in southwest, southeast and central Indiana for Wednesday. “Knozone Action Days are days when levels of ozone […]

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Knozone Action Days declared for weekend, Monday

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Environmental Management is forecasting high ozone levels for the weekend and into Monday, and in turn, has issued Knozone Action Days for parts of Indiana. Ground level ozone is formed when sunlight and hot weather combine to bake vehicle and factory emissions and gasoline vapors. While […]

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Indiana likely to see more Knozone Action Days this year than last

By Jackson Hughes TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosiers could see more Knozone Action Days this summer. The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has issued an air quality alert for parts of Indiana for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. These are the first Knozone Action Days of 2016. Barry Sneed, a public information officer for the Indiana Department […]