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Teamwork On The Ohio River

Posted On June 10, 2015 at 8:53am EDT

Indiana Conservation Officers, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Officers, and the U.S. Coast Guard conducted a mass patrol of the Ohio River from Dearborn County to Jefferson County on Tuesday.


Going Green Could Save Green For Milan Schools

Posted On June 10, 2015 at 8:41am EDT

Milan Community Schools are looking to spend money in order to save money.


Horseshoe Tops Hollywood In May Casino Revenues; Belterra Sees Bump

Posted On June 10, 2015 at 7:45am EDT

Belterra Casino Resort in Switzerland County was the only southeast Indiana riverboat to see an increase in revenue in May.


Off-Duty Firefighter Spots Schenley Place Dumpster Fire

Posted On June 10, 2015 at 7:16am EDT

Greendale Fire Department was quick to extinguish a dumpster fire at Schenley Place on Monday.


UPDATE: Mother Allegedly Overdosed With 4 Children In Car

Posted On June 10, 2015 at 6:53am EDT

UPDATE: Lacie Sexton was in court for the first time Tuesday where a Hamilton County judge set her bond at $5,000.

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Rising Sun Police Holding Bicycle Safety Camp July 29-30

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 3:26pm EDT

The Rising Sun Police Department will be holding a bike safety camp for local children July 29-30.


Ripley County Health Department Conducting HIV Testing Wednesday

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 1:02pm EDT

The Ripley County Health Department will be conducting HIV and Hepatitis C testing as result of breakouts that have occurred in Scott County.


Aurora Casket Company Acquired By Matthews Memorialization

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 11:29am EDT

Aurora Casket Company is being acquired by a fellow funeral-industry business.

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Special Olympics Indiana In Need Of Athletes For EKS Games

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 11:00am EDT

The Special Olympics – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties delegation is recruiting athletes to participate in this year’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver (EKS) Games in Indianapolis, IND


Commissioner Lynch Attends National Association of Regional Councils Conference

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 10:32am EDT

Dearborn County Commissioner and OKI President Kevin Lynch attended the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) Annual Conference in Raleigh, NC. NARC continues to focus on building regional communities and this conference certainly reinforced this message.