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Five Most Viewed Stories On EagleCountryOnline.com In 2015

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 2:46pm EST

Southeast Indiana has made EagleCountryOnline.com its go-to source for local news.

Brookville Man Driving Stolen Car Arrested After Hit-And-Run

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 2:34pm EST

A man accused of driving a stolen vehicle was arrested following a hit-and-run accident in Brookville.

Ripley Co. Community Foundation Grants $14,000+ To Local Non-Profits

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 1:39pm EST

All year long, the employees of MainSource Bank have been donating money to the United Way to advance the common good in their local communities.

Switz Co. EMS, Commissioners Can't Reach Agreement; KDH Providing Ambulance In Interim

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 12:40pm EST

Kings Daughters Hospital is providing EMS service to Switzerland County on a temporary basis after talks for a 2016 agreement between county leaders and Switzerland County EMS broke down.

AUDIO: LGBT Protections Will Loom Over Start Of 2016 Lawmaking Session

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 11:06am EST

The new Indiana legislative session kicks off with another debate about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.

Lost Teenage Hikers Located Well After Sunset  

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 9:43am EST

Indiana Conservation Officers investigated a call to the Jefferson County Dispatch center reference lost hikers on a trail in Clifty Falls State Park on Saturday night.

Bob Branigan - Public Official, Teacher, Broadcaster - Dead At 68

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 8:45am EST

A Milan Town Board member, retired teacher, and former Eagle Country 99.3 broadcaster has died.

Snowmakers, Some Natural Snow Could Allow Perfect North To Reopen Soon

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 7:52am EST

The recent stretch of cold weather could allow Perfect North Slopes to open at some point this week.

DCH Nurse's Baby Is First Of '16 At Hospital

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 7:24am EST

Dearborn County Hospital welcomed its first baby born in 2016, Sophia Lavonne Hurst, on January 2.

Police Seeking Peeps In Connection With Cell Phone Theft

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 7:14am EST

The Aurora Police Department is working to identify suspects being sought in connection with a stolen cell phone from the local Walmart.