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Old Drugs? Put Them In Yellow Jugs

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 2:54pm EDT

Keeping prescription medications out of Indiana’s waterways is the objective of a new program centered around a jug of a certain color.


Business Owner Helps Police Nab Alleged Scrap Thieves

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 2:30pm EDT

A business owner was able to follow a group of alleged scrap metal thieves until police caught up with them.

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Announcement Planned For New Ivy Tech SE Chancellor

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 11:47am EDT

A new chancellor for Ivy Tech Community College’s newly combined Columbus and Southeast regions will be introduced soon.


Avoid Summer Tragedy: Never Leave Kids In Cars

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 11:26am EDT

There's much talk about the Georgia father suspected of knowingly leaving his nine-month old son in his truck, but every summer parents accidentally forget their children in the car.


Woman Robbed In Florence Mall Parking Lot

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 10:50am EDT

Police in Boone County are seeking people for questioning in the recent robbery of a woman at the Florence Mall.

Seaplanes will land and take off on the Ohio River this weekend as part of Rising Sun's inaugural Seaplane Splash-In.

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Rising Sun Hosts Inaugural Seaplane Splash-In Saturday, Sunday

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 8:52am EDT

Mac’s Seaplane Service owner and operator Troy MacVey describes the upcoming, first ever Rising Sun Seaplane Splash-In as a car show for airplanes.


US 42 & Mall Road Intersection To Close Saturday-Monday

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 8:05am EDT

A busy intersection in Florence will be closed this coming weekend.


Commissioners: Records Request Form Is About Efficiency, Not Stonewalling

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 7:48am EDT

Requesting some public records in Dearborn County could soon require some paperwork.


Former Treasurer Must Repay Youth League

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 6:51am EDT

The former treasurer of the Milan Youth Football has pleaded guilty and been sentenced for stealing money from the league.


Near-Record Setting Cool Gives Air Conditioners A Rest

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 6:34am EDT

It’s not quite Christmas in July, but it is unusually cool for what is normally a sweltering summer.