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During the annual Memorial Day observance ceremony, Richard Singer placed a bouquet at the courthouse memorial in honor of those who served in the Navy

Memorial Day services

Memorial Day Services will be held over the weekend. Everyone is invited to attend these services to honor our veterans. Saturday At 10:00, The Dubois County Veterans Council will honor deceased veteran Bob Stemle and hear Staff Sergeant Eric Vonderheide, Company Human Resource Manager with the Indiana National Guard Station at the Jasper National Guard Armory speak. The annual […]

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Three accused in molestation of 4-year-old girl

Three people, including the mother, are now accused in the molestation of a 4-year-old girl in Jasper. On Wednesday, police arrested Robert D. Blanford, 24, of 1039 Edward St. Jasper, for several charges stemming from an investigation into the molestation of the child living in his home. Mr. Blanford was charged with a Level 1 felony […]

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Consultant drops fees to help area fire departments in communication upgrade

With the near completion of the Dubois County Communication’s upgrade, the county’s 12 fire departments were facing some unexpected expenses after the council declined to pay last month. According to Emergency Management Agency Director Tammy Humbert, after the communication’s upgrade was complete, they realized the department’s radios would have to be reprogrammed for the new […]

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Jasper man charged with 2 counts of child molestation; woman arrested for child neglect

The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department arrested Robert D. Blanford, 24, of 1049 Edward St., Jasper, Tuesday on charges of child molestation. According to authorities, they were asked to assist the Dubois County Circuit Court Probation officers during a home search for Blanford who is on probation for sexual battery. Probate officers suspected he was violating his […]

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County Council reluctant to jump into Jasper Courthouse Square project

The County Council seemed reluctant to join the City of Jasper in the Courthouse Square renovation project. Jasper Councilman John Bell, who is also president of the Jasper Redevelopment Commission, and Andy Seger, who serves on the redevelopment commission and is president of the Jasper Economic Development Commission, both addressed the Dubois County Council seeking […]

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Jasper reveals Courthouse Square plans

About 50 people stopped in to view plans and ask questions about the Courthouse Square renovation plans Tuesday evening. Below are some of the aesthetic details of the renovation and images as they were presented last night. As the city continues to move forward with the project, comments can be left on a special website […]

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Courthouse Square revitalization project public meeting

The general public is invited to attend an open house meeting to learn more about the Dubois County Courthouse Square street improvement and revitalization project. Representatives from the City of Jasper and Rundell Ernstberger, the design firm, will be available to share proposed design ideas and answer questions. The Open House will take place on […]

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31 guns, marijuana, heroin and meth found during Washington drug investigation

State police arrested Washington man on 10 criminal charges and recovered numerous types of narcotics and 31 firearms during a drug investigation Sunday morning. Early Sunday morning, Trooper Mitch Wier began an investigation into possible drug activity at 1776 Maxwell Avenue in Washington. Trooper Wier applied for a search warrant through the Daviess County Circuit […]

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