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Woody Jam Canceled By Rain; Refunds Being Issued

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 11:00am EDT

Blame the rain for forcing the cancellation of Woody’s Country Music Jamboree.

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Flash Flood Warning, Advisory In Effect As Rain Comes Down

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 10:00am EDT

Heavy, persistent downpours are causing a Flash Flood Warning for parts of Eagle Country Wednesday morning.

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Ritz Requests Expanded Textbook Deduction In Next State Budget

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 9:37am EDT

Indiana families could get a $1,000 tax deduction for the cost of their school student’s textbooks if Glenda Ritz has her way.

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Katelyn Markham Documentary Premieres, Will Be Available On DVD

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 9:01am EDT

A documentary film on an unsolved homicide of Katelyn Markham has been released.

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Bovine TB Found In Franklin Co. Deer; Testing Area Expanded

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 8:19am EDT

A discovery made in Franklin County is being called a threat to Indiana’s cattle and dairy industries.

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Former Aurora EMT Gets Six Years, Must Repay Stolen Funds

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 7:51am EDT

A sentence of four years in prison, two years on probation has been ordered for an embezzling EMT.

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Hoosiers Asked To Look Out For Tree Killing Insects Through Summer's End

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 4:30pm EDT

Gov. Mike Pence has proclaimed the week of Aug. 14-20 as Forest Pest Awareness Week.

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Chip Seal Work On SR 229 In Franklin Co. Begins This Week

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 3:17pm EDT

A chip seal project between Batesville and Metamora begins this week.

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Groundbreaking For New Rising Sun Veterinary Clinic Happens Friday

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 2:54pm EDT

A groundbreaking for a new veterinary clinic has been scheduled for this week in Ohio County.

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Ripley Co. Jail Inmate Unsuccessful In Attempted Escape

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 1:46pm EDT

A Ripley County Jail inmate finds himself in an isolation cell after an attempted escape was foiled by jail officers.