Strassenfest booth meeting scheduled

Aan informational meeting for all past, as well as any new nonprofits wishing to have a fundraising booth at the 2018 Jasper Strassenfest, is set for Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. at the Jasper K of C located at 201 East 30th Street, Jasper. There is limited booth space available for new organizations […]

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National Office Furniture recognized for workplace safety

National Office Furniture, a unit of Kimball International, Inc., has been recognized by the Indiana Department of Labor for their exemplary efforts to protect workers from occupational safety and health hazards. National received the 2018 Governor’s Workplace Safety Award in the Innovations for General Industry, large-sized company category for their Early Intervention Program. This program […]

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Police: IRS scammers at it again; hang up

Jasper Police Department is reporting an IRS scam is making its rounds again. According to police, a subject portraying themselves as an IRS employee will advise the potential victim that they owe money. The scammer may threaten that the police have been notified and they will coming to arrest them if they don’t pay. These […]

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City of Huntingburg Water Department flushing hydrants

The City of Huntingburg’s Water Department is conducting hydrant flushing beginning Monday, April 2 through Saturday, April 28, 2018. This process will take place at various locations throughout the city on a daily basis. Flushing times will typically be Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Flushing is performed to improve water quality and is a necessary preventative maintenance […]

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Council, commissioners approve county employee classifications and new wage ranges

The Dubois County Council joined the county commissioners in approving the creation of job classifications and wage ranges for more than 120 positions in the county government and services. The approval culminates more than four years of work by a core committee of elected officials examining and establishing wages that are considered fair and equitable […]

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St. Patrick’s Day celebration contest results

Here are the results of the St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Ireland. Mayors of the Day: Rich & Betty Edwards (owners of Leed Samples& Fulfillment) Little Miss Shamrock: Ella Leinenbach, daughter of Ben & Christa Leinenbach Little Miss Shamrock 1st Runner-Up: Sophie Schnarr, daughter of Nick & Brooklyn Schnarr St. Patrick’s Celebration Button Design Winner: […]

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Kimball announces two new lines

Kimball’s Newest Product Collection has Industrial Edge Kimball announced the launch of its newest collection, fiXt. fiXt encourages creativity and meeting places where designers and clients can roll up their sleeves and collaborate. fiXt offers a polished urban aesthetic that stands alone to make a statement in a space or defines specialty meeting and work areas […]

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Noble Roman’s closes in Jasper

The Noble Roman’s restaurant in Jasper has announced they are closing. According to a notice at the restaurant, the building has been sold and the restaurant does not have a lease with the new owners. The owners have said they plan to post an explanation on Facebook about the reasons for the closure in the future.

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Man charged with trespassing, meth possession

Jasper police arrested a man at the Jasper Lofts, 1300 Dewey St., for criminal trespassing and possession of methamphetamine Friday afternoon. Officers responded to the apartment complex at 3:20 p.m. for a drug complaint. A K-9 indicated on apartment No. 419 and officers located Christopher D. Barrett, 27, Jasper, sleeping on the couch. According to […]

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