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Rep. Messer To Visit With Citizens Feb. 8

Posted On February 08, 2013 at 8:29am EST

Southeast Indiana’s U.S. Congressman will be in our area on Friday, February 8.


Nurse Allegedly Took Medications, Money

Posted On February 08, 2013 at 7:07am EST

A nursing assistant at a Florence assisted living home is accused of stealing from the residents.


Holton Man Hurt When Car Collides With Bus

Posted On February 08, 2013 at 6:57am EST

A driver from Holton was seriously injured in crash with a school bus in northern Kentucky Thursday.


Ind. Gay Marriage Vote Will Wait Until 2014

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 1:55pm EST

Indiana lawmakers will wait until next year to vote on a state constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage, Republican leaders announced Thursday.


Bambigate Case Dismmissed

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 12:32pm EST

The white-tailed deer controversy dubbed “Bambigate” appears to be coming to an agreeable end.

Nonviolent Offenders Could Be Given Clean Slate

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 12:09pm EST

House Bill (HB) 1482, authored by State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville), passed through the House with an 82 to 17 vote on Tuesday. The bill will now go to the Senate for further consideration.


State Seeking Seized Acapulco Money, Property

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 10:20am EST

A lawsuit seeks to allow the State of Indiana to keep millions of dollars and property seized during an investigation into Acapulco Mexican Restaurants.


Most Drivers Prefer Toll-Free Brent Spence Bridge

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 8:11am EST

The people who would use a new Brent Spence Bridge appear as divided as government leaders on using tolls to pay for construction.


Beshear: Protect Education, Raise Revenues

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 7:45am EST

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear made his case for reforming Kentucky's tax structure during his State of the Commonwealth speech Wednesday night.


Specialty Plates May Be Approved By Lawmakers

Posted On February 07, 2013 at 7:11am EST

Indiana lawmakers are looking to tighten restrictions on specialty license plates.