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Diamond Rio Will Headline Swiss Wine Festival

Posted On July 11, 2014 at 6:34am EDT

Diamond Rio will be the headliner entertainment during the 43rd Swiss Wine Festival in Vevay.


Golf Outing Supports Dearborn Community Foundation Efforts

Posted On July 11, 2014 at 6:02am EDT

Dearborn Community Foundation’s 13th Annual Golf Scramble fundraiser is slated for Monday, August 18, at Hidden Valley Golf Club.


Lawrenceburg Council Approves $665K Grant For Port Authority

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 3:42pm EDT

The Southeastern Indiana Regional Port Authority is on a mission to spur economic development along the Ohio River in Dearborn County. Having money to spend and invest would help that mission.


Blue-Green Algae Detected In Brookville Lake

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 2:45pm EDT

Swimmers and boaters are being warned: a dangerous form of algae has been found in Brookville Lake.


Fishing Limit Lifted At Milan Pond Ahead Of Lowering

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 12:45pm EDT

Starting Friday, July 11, there will be no limit to the amount of fish that can be caught at Milan Pond.


UPDATE: Car Wedged Beneath Semi In I-275 Wreck

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 11:25am EDT

UPDATE: The Boone County Sheriff’s Office says the driver of the car involved in Thursday morning’s collision on I-275 near Petersburg was hospitalized.


Sleepy Driver Wrecks On US 50

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 11:14am EDT

A driver who fell asleep at the wheel may have noticed his pickup truck sitting at the wrong angle when he awoke.

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How Far Will Casino Revenues Fall?

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 10:09am EDT

Sixteen months after competition opened in nearby Cincinnati, the revenue slide at southeast Indiana’s riverboat casinos is not leveling off much.

Former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett

Former Indiana Schools Chief Reaches Ethics Violation Settlement

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 7:40am EDT

Tony Bennett, the former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction defeated in the 2012 election, has reached a settlement on ethics charges.


State Road 56 Will Close For 14 Hours July 21-22

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 6:54am EDT

State Road 56 between Aurora and Rising Sun will be closed to all traffic for about a 14 hour period later this month.