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Powerboat racing in Lawrenceburg Saturday

June 16, 2016
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Powerboat racing in Lawrenceburg Saturday

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. – Large crowds are expected Saturday for the Whiskey City Regatta in Lawrenceburg. The powerboat racing event begins at 9:30 a.m. along the city’s riverfront and levee. Two separate speed classes will race on the Ohio River and…

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Minor Storm Damage Reported

June 16, 2016
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Minor Storm Damage Reported

Wind and hail were part of the storms that moved through the state yesterday. Tree limbs were brought down in several areas and for power crews, that meant a twisted mess to clean up. In our area wind damage was…

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SCAM ALERT in Franklin County

June 16, 2016
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SCAM ALERT in Franklin County

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. — A Scam Alert from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department. If you encounter a silver passenger car pretending to be broken down with license plate number GVG1905, DO NOT stop subjects just want money If you see…

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INDOT to Replace Culverts on SR 48

June 16, 2016
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INDOT to Replace Culverts on SR 48

DEARBORN COUNTY, Ind. — Indiana Department of Transportation crews will replace four culverts located under State Road 48 near Lawrenceburg and Manchester next week. On Tuesday (JUNE 21), INDOT will replace a drainage pipe under S.R. 48 at Manchester near…

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Indianapolis Symphony will Feature David Bowie in Connersville

June 16, 2016
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Indianapolis Symphony will Feature David Bowie in Connersville

CONNERSVILLE, Ind. — The Indianapolis Symphony will present an entire two-hour symphony featuring music from the late David Bowie. That will be June 24 and 25 and the Conner Prairie Amphitheater. Brent Havens, guest conductor for the program, said the…

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More Charges Brought Against James Howell

June 16, 2016
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More Charges Brought Against James Howell

CLARKSVILLE, Ind. — More charges against the man caught with weapons outside the Los Angeles gay pride event. Formal charges of child molestation were filed Wednesday against James Howell in Clark County, where he lives. Clark County prosecutors had previously…

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GE Plant In Bloomington May Close This Summer

June 16, 2016
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GE Plant In Bloomington May Close This Summer

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — The GE plant that makes refrigerators in Bloomington will likely close its doors later this summer, the company announced Wednesday. Inside Indiana Business reports the company is seeing 76 percent less demand for the side by side…

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Indiana Encouraging Schools and Employers to Help Hoosiers Get Their Degree

June 16, 2016
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Indiana Encouraging Schools and Employers to Help Hoosiers Get Their Degree

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indiana’s been encouraging Hoosiers to go back to school and get their degree. Now it’s stepping up efforts to encourage schools and employers to help. The Commission for Higher Education has launched a website at YouCanGoBack.org, to…

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Support Sought for Large Greenway Project

June 16, 2016
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Support Sought for Large Greenway Project

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A study by one of the country’s leading planning firms reveals that a proposed linear park and trail system along the White River in Indiana will produce health and environmental benefits, plus a $13 million boost to…

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Ripley and Dearborn Counties

June 15, 2016
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The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for East Central Ripley County and Dearborn County until 7:15 EDT. The main hazard from this storm is 60 MPH wind gusts. Damage to trees, siding, and roofs may occur.

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