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'Opening Day' On The Dearborn Trail This Saturday

Posted On April 06, 2017 at 9:02am EDT

You can use it any time, but the Dearborn Trail will celebrate its 2017 Opening Day this Saturday, April 8.

Medicaid Costs 51% Higher For Smokers; Lawmakers May Not Increase Cigarette Tax

Posted On April 06, 2017 at 8:25am EDT

Medicaid recipients who smoke cost Indiana $540 million each year, according to a new study from the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation.

Boone Co. Sheriff Ready To Roll Out Body Cams

Posted On April 06, 2017 at 7:33am EDT

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office will soon be equipping its deputies with body cameras.

Wind Advisory Thursday Afternoon, Evening

Posted On April 06, 2017 at 7:09am EDT

Hold on to your hats. It’s going to be a windy day.

Public Forum To Discuss Heroin Epidemic In Batesville Apr. 20

Posted On April 05, 2017 at 5:08pm EDT

Area residents are invited to an upcoming discussion about the heroin epidemic and its silent victims.

Severe Weather Threat Wednesday; 70s To Snow By Friday

Posted On April 05, 2017 at 5:04pm EDT

We’ll reach a high temperature in the upper-70s on Wednesday, but that will create the potential for severe weather.

Ripley County Residents, Businesses Warned Of Counterfeit Money Scam

Posted On April 05, 2017 at 4:25pm EDT

Ripley County citizens and businesses are advised to be aware of a counterfeit bill scam that is currently active within the county.

Indiana Senators Approve Modified Bill To Appoint State School Supt.

Posted On April 05, 2017 at 4:06pm EDT

Indiana senators have approved a modified House proposal that would make the State Superintendent of Public Instruction an appointed position.

E. Coli Outbreak Traced To Erlanger-Based Food Manufacturer

Posted On April 05, 2017 at 3:57pm EDT

An E. coli outbreak is being traced to an Erlanger-based food manufacturer.

POLL: Kentuckians In Favor Of Smoking Ban Policy

Posted On April 05, 2017 at 3:28pm EDT

A recent poll shows that people in tobacco country are ready for a smoking ban.