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Special Olympics ROD members (left to right with medals) Jacob Eldridge, Christa Mullins, and Becky Cashman show off their hardware from the USA Games. With them are parents and Special Olympics ROD Coordinator Greg Townsend (center).

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AUDIO: Special Olympics Medalists Appear On Eagle 99.3

Posted On June 24, 2014 at 9:27am EDT

The clanking of medals draped around three exceptional athletes' necks could be heard throughout the Eagle 99.3 studios Tuesday morning.

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NCLB Waiver Argument, New ISTEP+ Test Recommended At Education Meetings

Posted On June 24, 2014 at 8:54am EDT

Indiana’s Department of Education is ready to send a response to the federal government so that the state might maintain a waiver from the No Child Left Behind law.

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SD1 Raises N. Ky. Sewer Rates 5%

Posted On June 24, 2014 at 7:40am EDT

Northern Kentucky property owners will see an increase in their sewer rates in July, and more rate hikes could be on the horizon.

The new wing of the expanded Dearborn County Law Enforcement Center could begin housing inmates in mid-August.

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Jail Expansion Nearing Completion

Posted On June 24, 2014 at 6:56am EDT

Dearborn County’s expanded jail is on pace to be complete in a little more than a month.

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Injuries Reported In Beer Truck Crash

Posted On June 23, 2014 at 2:52pm EDT

At least one person was reportedly injured in a crash involving a beer truck in Aurora.

Jan Lutz received the 2014 Outstanding Chapter Leader Award as Executive Director of the Indiana Chapter of the National Children’s Alliance. She was nominated by Children’s Advocacy Center of Southeastern Indiana Director Sarah Brichto.

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Child Advocacy Center of SEI Nominates State Director For National Award

Posted On June 23, 2014 at 1:30pm EDT

On Sunday, June 1, National Children’s Alliance presented Jan Lutz with the 2014 Outstanding Chapter Leader Award for her outstanding leadership as the Executive Director of the Indiana Chapter of the National Children’s Alliance.

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"Thousand Cankers" Found In Indiana; Threatens Walnut Trees

Posted On June 23, 2014 at 1:19pm EDT

A fungus known to kill some types of walnut trees has been detected in Indiana for the first time.

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Retired Teachers Organization Has New Area Director

Posted On June 23, 2014 at 10:29am EDT

Lois Luken has recently been elected as the new Area 10 Director of the Indiana Retired Teachers Association.

Indiana gets a 'D' in a new report analyzing how each state supports, or doesn’t support, new parents in terms of leave time and job protection. The study’s release was timed for Monday's White House Summit on Working Families. 

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Indiana Gets D- In Help For Working Parents

Posted On June 23, 2014 at 10:08am EDT

Indiana got a grade of 'D-' in a new report analyzing how each state supports, or doesn't support, new parents in terms of leave time and job protection.

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Ohio County 4-H Fair In Midst Of 10-Day Run

Posted On June 23, 2014 at 9:14am EDT

The Ohio County 4-H Fair began this past weekend and it continues this week.