The May 8 primary will have two Republican candidates running for White County Clerk. The winner will go on to the November election, and the winner of that election will be working with the new judge elected to replace retiring Judge Robert W. Thacker. Both Republican candidates had intervi…

Frankie Rupe, owner of Frank Rupe’s Guitar School in Monticello, will be hosting an event today at the Burnettsville Beehive. The event is entitled the ‘Earth Day Jam’ and will be held from 1:00-4:00 pm. The cost for admisson to the event will be a $5 donation that will benefit Happy Tails A…

In the last week, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 10 cases related to criminal charges for a total of 238 criminally-based filings so far this year.

It’s been a good month for the Twin Lakes High School Key Club with one of their members being chosen as the first lieutenant governor for Arrowhead District in seven years and the club leading a statewide fundraiser to an early conclusion.

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In the last week, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 10 cases related to criminal charges for a total of 238 criminally-based filings so far this year.

In the last week, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 15 cases related to criminal charges for a total of 228 criminally-based filings so far this year.

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I remember my Noni washing down her walls every spring, even after she no longer had a coal furnace! I have to say I have not kept up her tradition. But, spring cleaning is important to promote good health. We will discuss cleaning out medication cabinets to keep your meds current and up to …

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Today, (April 12) Target is announcing plans to open its first small-format store in Indiana in 2019, located near the Purdue University campus in West Lafayette. The West Lafayette State Street store will be located at 304 W. State St., at the intersection of State Street and Northwestern A…

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Mayor John Hamilton is changing the makeup of the Bloomington Parking Commission, a week before the commission is expected to present its findings and make recommendations to improve city parking. Two of the commission’s mayoral appointees, MarDon Salon owner Donna Disque and WonderLab Visitor Services Manager Jennifer Jenkins, have not been invited back to serve … Continue reading Parking commission shakeup concerns some members

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Here’s what we are up to today: I am working on some long-range stories today. I am also following up on approval of a new county affordable housing commission. Kurt is working on long-term stories today as well. Here is a list of the board and commissions that meet today.

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to stop consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The announcement came ahead of a new round of nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang, Seoul and Washington. Here's a look at recent events:

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Palestinians said Friday they want the U.N. Human Rights Council to establish a commission to carry out an independent investigation of the Israeli military's killing and wounding of Palestinians during protests in Gaza.