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LOCAL NEWS: Monday, May 22, 2017

Over $65,000 Raised During Jasper’s “Give Where You Live” Event Friday JASPER — Friday was a day of giving across Jasper. The “Give Where You Live” fundraising event raised over $65,000 for city arts’ initiatives such as the upcoming Jasper Cultural Center and renovations to the historic Astra Theatre. The Go-Fund-Me Campaign on-line topped its MORE >

“Give Where You Live” Event Friday to Benefit Jasper Arts’ Initiatives

By: David Shepherd – Director of News & Public Information WITZ AM / FM & WQKZ FM JASPER — An event being held across Jasper Friday encourages residents to GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE! Participating businesses in the city will donate a portion of proceeds made Friday to support local arts’ initiatives, specifically, the construction of MORE >

EMA: Deadline to Report Flood Damage Fast Approaching

By: David Shepherd / Director of News & Public Information DUBOIS COUNTY–  Several agencies, including the Dubois County Emergency Management Agency, Purdue Extension Office and Indiana Department of Homeland Security are urging area flood victims, who haven’t already done so, to report their damage on-line. The deadline is fast approaching for those damage reports. The MORE >

Purdue: Local Yield Forecasts Look Promising Despite Early Season Flooding

Article Submitted By:  Bob Nielson / Purdue Extension Office Although two weeks of occasionally heavy rain and some unseasonably cold temperatures slowed planting progress and threatened newly emerging plants throughout Indiana, Purdue Extension corn specialist Bob Nielsen said there is still time to have a good grain crop if, as expected, weather conditions improved. The key, Nielsen MORE >

HEADLINES: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Serious Log Jam Along Patoka River Has Dubois Co. Officials Concerned JASPER – The Dubois County Commissioners met Monday, where they were briefed about a serious log jam in the Patoka River. In fact, county officials say there are several smaller log jams leading to the larger one, and that could spell trouble for area MORE >

HEADLINES: Friday, May 12, 2017

Greater Jasper Schools to Save 30,000 Sheets of Paper Annually JASPER — Greater Jasper Schools will be a bit greener next school year as school officials announce plans to move to an electronic registration system. The new method will make school registration easier for parents and staff, plus the school corporation estimates it will save MORE >

Thursday Road Update: Only 3 Roads Closed in Dubois Co.

DUBOIS COUNTY ROADS CURRENTLY FLOODED AS OF : Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017    CLOSURES Time: 8:30 AM OPEN TO TRAFFIC DATE DATE   DISTRICT #1   WATER CLOSED OPENED TOWNSHIP ROAD NAME POINT OF CLOSURE FEATURE Madison CR 300 North West of CR 350 West Big Flat Area Madison CR 300 North West of MORE >

Road Update (Thursday) – Roads Re-Closing Due to More High Water

DUBOIS COUNTY ROADS CURRENTLY FLOODED AS OF : Date: WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017    CLOSURES Time: 3:00 PM OPEN TO TRAFFIC DATE DATE   DISTRICT #1   WATER CLOSED OPENED TOWNSHIP ROAD NAME POINT OF CLOSURE FEATURE Madison CR 300 North West of CR 350 West Big Flat Area Madison CR 300 North West of MORE >

Wednesday Road Update: 9 Roads in Dubois Co. Remain Closed

DUBOIS COUNTY ROADS CURRENTLY FLOODED AS OF : Date: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9, 2017    CLOSURES Time: 8:00 AM OPEN TO TRAFFIC DATE DATE   DISTRICT #1   WATER CLOSED OPENED TOWNSHIP ROAD NAME POINT OF CLOSURE FEATURE Madison CR 300 North West of CR 350 West Big Flat Area Madison CR 300 North West of MORE >

LOCAL HEADLINES: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Due to Illegal Dumping, Huntingburg Sets Dumpster Times for Flood Victims ONLY HUNTINGBURG — Due to illegal dumping, the city of Huntingburg has been forced to set hours for residents to dump their debris from the recent flooding. The site has been set up near the Street Department in Huntingburg since last week. The gates MORE >

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