News – Local
Click HERE to go to our newscast page to listen.
Mike Smith with the Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District reports that the VUJC Land Stewardship Initiative is going to apply cover crops by air this Monday or Tuesday. Alan Smock, who is on the board of supervisors for the Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District and is the chairman of the VUJC MORE >
Dubois County Clerk Bridgette Jarboe says that satellite voting has been set for the county for the upcoming election. Jarboe also says that normal absentee hours will start on: The absentee voting will take place in the Dubois County Courthouse on the third floor. If you have questions about these hours call Bridgette’s office at MORE >
Two local municipal leaders were given awards at the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns Annual Conference and Exhibition in Fort Wayne earlier this week. Huntingburg Clerk-Treasurer Tom Dippel received the 2014 Financial Management Award, which is given to a financial officer or administrator who has made outstanding achievements in fiscal management, financial recording and MORE >
The Dubois County Council held the public hearing on the 2015 county budget last night at 5:45 pm. County Council President Greg Kendall called the meeting to order and asked if anyone was there to remonstrate no the budget. County Auditor Kathy Hopf told those in attendance that the hearing was for the county budget, airport MORE >
September is the month that the Dubois County Health Department begins to offer flu shots for the community. Flu shots will start for adults on Monday, September 15th. Dubois County Health Department Executive Director Donna Oeding tells what’s different this year: Quadrivalent means that the flu vaccine is designed to protect against four different flu MORE >
The Town of Ferdinand is in a growing mode. Last night at the Town Council meeting the council members listened while Carla Naum with Milestone Ventures, Inc. of Indianapolis told them about a conversion of the nearly empty Benet Hall at the Sisters of St. Benedict into a senior housing project worth about $4.1 million. MORE >
Go HERE to listen to our most recent 8 am newcasts.
Jasper Police have filed 11 charges of Theft against 30 year old Jeffrey Lawless of Jasper after he turned himself in on Monday (Sept. 8) after allegedly stealing 30 smart phones from the inventory at The Cellular Connection on north Newton Street in Jasper. Lawless was under investigation by police after they were notified that MORE >
Indiana State Police Detective Troy Fischer was contacted by a resident in Evanston Wednesday, September 3rd in reference to contact with 36 year old David N. Hopper of Dale, who was inside his kitchen. The resident knew Hopper, who had informed him that he was actually looking for a neighbor. The resident gave Hopper directions; MORE >