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Jennings County Receives Funding to Combat Opioid Overdoses

September 1, 2016
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Jennings County Receives Funding to Combat Opioid Overdoses

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indiana State Department of Health has received $519,117 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to expand overdose prevention outreach in Indiana counties with high overdose rates. The funding will be used to provide education…

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North Vernon Author Releases New Christian Fiction Novel

September 1, 2016
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North Vernon Author Releases New Christian Fiction Novel

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — Author T. Jane Palmer announced the nationwide release of her new novel, “At Your Darkest.” The book’s hardback edition will be available early September. In “At Your Darkest,” Elizabeth found herself unexpectedly facing mortality, spending her…

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WRBI Technical Difficulties

August 31, 2016
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WRBI Technical Difficulties

We are aware of the issues we are having broadcasting on the radio this morning. Our engineers are working are working as quickly as possible to get our tower back to 100%. Don’t forget you can always listen to your…

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Milroy Man Charged in Little Flat Rock River Fish Kill Case

August 31, 2016
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Milroy Man Charged in Little Flat Rock River Fish Kill Case

GREENSBURG, Ind. — Conservation officers say they became suspicious in June when a large number of fish were found dead in the Little Flat Rock River in Rush and Decatur Counties. Investigators say Bradley Tressler of Milroy dumped over 25-thousand…

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UPDATE: Man Killed in Hit-and-Run

August 31, 2016
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UPDATE: Man Killed in Hit-and-Run

SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. — Police have released the name of the person killed in a hit-and-run accident Sunday night in southern Shelby County. Investigators say 20-year-old Joshua Turner fell off a moving vehicle on State Road 9 and was struck…

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ISDH Equips Counties to Fight Opioid Overdoses

August 31, 2016
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ISDH Equips Counties to Fight Opioid Overdoses

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indiana State Department of Health has awarded nearly $150,000 worth of overdose reversal kits to local health departments in 20 Indiana counties to help prevent fatal opioid overdoses. More than 3,400 kits containing naloxone hydrochloride, also…

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Last Day to Vote for New License Plate is Monday

August 31, 2016
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Last Day to Vote for New License Plate is Monday

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — You’re running out of time to vote for Indiana’s next license plate. The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles has set Monday as the deadline for residents to submit votes on the agency’s website. Two of the designs…

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Polluted Air Affects People, Wildlife in Indiana

August 31, 2016
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Polluted Air Affects People, Wildlife in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A new study from the Clean Air Task Force, an environmental research and advocacy group, says more than 100,000 people in Indiana live close enough to oil and gas operations that their health is at risk. The…

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Franklin County Couple Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

August 30, 2016
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Franklin County Couple Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. —  A Franklin County couple was arrested on multiple drug charges. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department went to serve an arrest warrant in Metamora on Debra J. Sizemore. According to police records, officers found drug paraphernalia, a…

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Person Killed in Hit-And-Run

August 30, 2016
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Person Killed in Hit-And-Run

SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. — A person was killed Monday night south of Shelbyville during a hit-and-run on State Road 9. The wreck happened just before 10 p.m. Emergency personnel said one person was apparently struck and killed by a vehicle…

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9:00 am Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
11:00 am Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
OSGOOD, Ind. — The Town of Osgood, along with the support of local sponsors, will be hosting the 2nd Annual Bricktoberfest event on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the historic brick road located on Ripley…
4:00 pm Fish Fry @ Delaware Fire Department
Fish Fry @ Delaware Fire Department
Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Delaware Community Volunteer Fire Department Inc. Fish Fry October 1, 2016 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Adults $9/Kids 12 and Under $5 Carryouts available 5254 N State Road 129 In Delaware just North of the intersection of State Road 129…