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2 Arrested for Attempting to Sell Stolen Property

August 29, 2016
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2 Arrested for Attempting to Sell Stolen Property

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — North Vernon Police arrested two people in connection with the sale of stolen property. Police reports say Cori Fortner, 30, of North Vernon, and Nathaniel Clement, 35, of Columbus, advertised a generator for sale online. The…

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USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese

August 29, 2016
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USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese

WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced plans to purchase approximately 11 million pounds of cheese from private inventories to assist food banks and pantries across the nation, while reducing a cheese surplus that is at its highest…

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Alex Meyer May be Part of Six-Man Rotation in September

August 29, 2016
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Alex Meyer May be Part of Six-Man Rotation in September

Mike Scioscia said he’s considering doing something he hasn’t done in 17 years as a major league manager: using a six-man rotation. “I think there are some guys that we definitely want to see in our rotation,” Scioscia said. “There…

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Report Power Outages

August 27, 2016
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Report Power Outages

SOUTHEAST INDIANA — To report power outages in your area, you can call: Decatur County REMC at 800-844-7352 Southeastern Indiana REMC at (800) 737-4111 or (812) 689-4111 Duke Energy at 800-343-3525  

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ETC outage impacts landline phones Saturday

August 27, 2016
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ETC outage impacts landline phones Saturday

An outage is impacting landline phones in Batesville and surrounding areas Saturday...

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Severe T-storms moving through region Saturday

August 27, 2016
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Severe T-storms moving through region Saturday

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Ripley, Dearborn and Franklin Counties until 2 p.m. Saturday. ...

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Lightning Rules The Night-Area Football Friday Scores (8-26)

August 26, 2016
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Lightning Rules The Night-Area Football Friday Scores  (8-26)

Football Friday Scores-Week #2  (8-26) Franklin County  36     Connersville  0 Covenant Christian  32     Oldenburg  6 Greensburg  41     Jennings County  7 North Decatur  32     Edinburgh  3 South Decatur  30    Eastern Hancock  26 Madison  33     South Dearborn  14 Lawrenceburg  37     Taylor …

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Early Morning Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

August 26, 2016
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Early Morning Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

BATESVILLE, Ind. — An early morning traffic stop, leads to multiple drug arrests. Monday around 3:35 AM, the Ripley County Sheriff’s Department and Batesville Police spotted a white Chrysler Sebring near the Huck’s gas station, with a license plate belonging…

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Indiana State Police Conducting Sobriety Checkpoint in Switzerland County

August 26, 2016
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Indiana State Police Conducting Sobriety Checkpoint in Switzerland County

SWITZERLAND COUNTY, Ind. — Troopers from the Indiana State Police Versailles Post will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Switzerland County this weekend. Drivers passing through the checkpoint area should have their licenses and registrations ready to present to troopers…

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UPDATED: Wednesday Morning Crash Injures 1

August 26, 2016
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UPDATED: Wednesday Morning Crash Injures 1

UPDATE — Just after 6:00 AM, the Ripley County Sheriff’s Department responded to a 911 call regarding a 2 vehicle, personal injury crash on State Road 129, just north of the intersection with County Road 300 North. Ryan C. Schornick,…

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