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Switzerland Co. HS To Play First Varsity Football Game In School History

Posted On August 20, 2015 at 1:55pm EDT

It has been a long time coming, but varsity football is going to be played in Switzerland County.

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E-Cigarettes A Concerning Behavior Among Indiana Youth

Posted On August 20, 2015 at 10:25am EDT

An annual survey highlighting the risky behaviors of Indiana kids finds electronic cigarettes are becoming a popular item.

A bird's eye view of the Brookville Lake and Dam. The new two-year state budget includes $2.3 million in upgrades for the lake and Whitewater Memorial State Park facilities.

Photo by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Brookville Lake Has High Levels Of Blue-Green Algae

Posted On August 20, 2015 at 8:07am EDT

High levels of poisonous blue-green algae have been detected in Brookville Lake.

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Indiana Schools Can Get Help Paying For Propane-Powered Buses

Posted On August 20, 2015 at 7:43am EDT

The cheese wagon could soon be powered by the same gas that you might use to cook your hamburgers.

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Another Report Highlights Dismal Corn Season in Indiana

Posted On August 20, 2015 at 7:13am EDT

The sun is not shining on Indiana's corn growers this summer.

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Semi, Jeep Collide On I-275

Posted On August 20, 2015 at 6:16am EDT

At least one person was injured in a crash on Interstate 275 in Hebron Thursday morning.

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All In: Building A Positive Community, Looks To Eliminate Ostracism

Posted On August 19, 2015 at 4:29pm EDT

A new program led by Purdue Extension and Dearborn County agencies is aiming to eliminate ostracism and social rejection among children and teenagers.

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Indiana's Lifeline Law Can Save Lives, Provide Immunity For Minors

Posted On August 19, 2015 at 3:30pm EDT

College students in Indiana are being reminded that a simple phone call could save a life by calling 9-1-1.

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Friendship State Bank Celebrates Youths' Creativity With Annual Photo Contest

Posted On August 19, 2015 at 2:53pm EDT

Friendship State Bank celebrated its youngest customersโ€™ creativity during the 10th Annual Kid$ave Photo Contest.

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First Four Roasters Announced For Roast Of Pete Rose

Posted On August 19, 2015 at 2:07pm EDT

The Florence Freedom, presented by Titan Mechanical Solutions, are proud to announce the first four 'Roasters' for 'The Roast of Pete Rose' being held on Thursday, September 3 at UC Health Stadium.