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Brothers Arrested For Theft Of Ginseng Root

Posted On September 18, 2014 at 7:54am EDT

Indiana Conservation Officers arrested a pair brothers Wednesday for allegedly taking ginseng root.

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Cole Lane Closed For Nine Days

Posted On September 18, 2014 at 7:41am EDT

A road closure in the Aurora area begins Thursday.

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Gallatin Steel Purchased For $770M

Posted On September 18, 2014 at 7:36am EDT

A local steel mill is being bought by Nucor Corp., making that company the nation’s largest steelmaker by capacity.

Duke Energy's Miami Fort power plant.

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EPA Extends Comment Period For Proposed CO2 Regulations

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 12:22pm EDT

Indiana’s state and national lawmakers are getting their wish for an extension to a federal Environmental Protection Agency deadline.

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Woody's Jamboree Will Rock Aurora This Weekend

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 11:33am EDT

Country music fans will descend upon Veraestau in Aurora this weekend.

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Ohio School Grades: Southwest Local "Pleased"

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 10:04am EDT

Southwest Local Schools receive an A and Three Rivers Local Schools earn a B for the standards met on the newest school report cards from the Ohio Department of Education.

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Survey Finds Too Many Children Moving Out Of Booster Seats Too Soon

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 9:49am EDT

Kids may often want to act like grown-ups, but experts say riding in a car without a safety seat is something that should be put off for as long as possible.

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Front Street Closed Wednesday

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 8:56am EDT

A section of Front Street in downtown Lawrenceburg will be closed for a few hours Wednesday.

The sculpture at the center of the religious controversy.

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Another Complaint About Veteran Monument Displaying Cross

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 8:07am EDT

A second atheist group is threatening a lawsuit if a wooden sculpture featuring a cross is not removed from the Whitewater Memorial State Park in Union County.

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Ind. BMV Announces $29M In Refunds Coming To Overcharged Motorists

Posted On September 17, 2014 at 7:27am EDT

Oops. An error which persisted for more than 10 years is resulting in about $29 million in refunds coming to thousands of Indiana vehicle owners.