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I-71 Open Again After Semis Collide

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 6:46am EST

A semi truck carrying packages wrecked on Interstate 71 in Walton early Thursday morning.


Amended Sunday Alcohol Sales Bill Passes House Committee

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 2:46pm EST

A bill to allow Sunday alcohol sales has passed the Indiana House Public Policy Committee, but not before it is amended to put new restrictions on most stores selling booze.


Give A Pint! Rising Sun HS Blood Drive Thursday

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 2:07pm EST

Rising Sun High School will host a blood drive on Thursday, February 12.


Award Winning Batesville Toy Shop Relocating

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 9:35am EST

A well-known toy store on the Batesville town square is relocating out of the city.

Eric Kranz, executive director of the Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce, will give a presentation at AIM Young Professionals of Dearborn County's event on Thursday, February 19.

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"Get Engaged," Network At Young Professionals Of Dearborn County Event

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 8:48am EST

Have you ever wondered what you might be able to do to make Dearborn County a better place to call home or come to work?


Commissioners Name Moorhead To Dearborn Co. Hospital Board Of Trustees

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 8:38am EST

South Ripley Schools superintendent and Aurora resident Rob Moorhead is named to the Dearborn County Hospital Board of Trustees.


Bill Reducing Charity Gaming Regulations Advances

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 8:23am EST

Prizes in charity gaming at events such as church diners and firefighter festivals would increase under a bill that passed the Indiana Senate Monday.

Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz

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Senate Committee Passes Another Version Of Ritz/SBOE Bill

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 8:06am EST

Indiana teachers are voicing their displeasure with state lawmakers' efforts to remove Glenda Ritz as chair of the Indiana State Board of Education.


Police: Unruly Casino Guest Spat Blood In Officer's Face

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 7:24am EST

An Ohio man is accused of spitting blood and saliva into the face of a Rising Sun police officer.


Arrest Made In Red Kettle Donation Thefts

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 7:14am EST

A man accused of stealing donation kettles is in custody.