Huntingburg Disc Golf

Niehaus Park’s new disc golf course meanders around and through the 18 acres of the park located next to State Road 64. Created by a group from the 2018 Dubois County Leadership Academy, the course offers plenty of challenge and variety, according to players.

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Deputies seeking stolen SUV

The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help from the public in locating a silver 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe that was taken from the St. Anthony area. The Tahoe was believed to be stolen from the area of 5870 East County Road 650 South near St. Anthony. The truck’s license plate number is AAK301 and […]

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Hoosier Hills Credit Union receives Bauer’s five-star rating

Hoosier Hills Credit Union (HHCU) has once again been honored with a Superior Five-Star rating from the independent research firm BauerFinancial, Inc. The five-star score is the highest available ranking and marks Hoosier Hills Credit Union as one of the strongest financial institutions in the country. “Maintaining a strong institution that helps our members achieve […]

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Schmett recognized as conservation farmer of the year

The Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District presents an annual award to a Dubois County farmer who uses good soil and water conservation practices on their farm and puts extra effort into conserving natural resources. During the SWCD’s Annual Meeting held at Venue 1408 in Huntingburg on Tuesday, February 5th, 2019, Tim Robinette, Senior […]

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Smock awarded first Friend of Conservation award

Dubois County has many champions of conservation, so Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District decided to create an award to recognize their efforts. On February 5th, at the 73rd SWCD Annual Meeting held at Venue 1408 in Huntingburg, Alan Smock was presented with the first annual Friend of Conservation award. Smock grew up on […]

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Brames family presented Forest Stewardship award

Tom and Louise Brames were presented the OFS Forest Stewardship Award by Scott Reckelhoff, property manager of OFS during Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation District’s (SWCD) Annual Meeting held Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at the Venue 1408 in Huntingburg. Dubois County contains many acres of highly erodible land; steep ground for which the best […]

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Severe Weather Spotter training planned

The Dubois County Emergency Management Agency, in conjunction with the National Weather Service in Louisville, will host Severe Weather Spotter Training on April 9, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. EDT at Vincennes University Jasper Campus, Classroom Building Lecture Hall, 850 College Avenue. The training is free of charge and is open to anyone across the region […]

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Garden Gate Festival announces date and entertainment lineup

The Garden Gate Jazz, Art, Wine, & Craft Beer Festival takes place Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Market Street Park in Huntingburg, Indiana. Highlights include food trucks, art vendors, beer and wine gardens, and two stages of live music. Headlining this year’s festival is the Indianapolis-based Cathy Morris Band. Bokeh Big Band, Olney Central College, […]

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Memorial Hospital receives five-star quality rating

On February 28, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its most recent quality rating for hospitals. Once again, Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center received a five-star overall performance rating, the highest rating possible.  Memorial Hospital was one of only 293 hospitals nationwide to receive this distinction, and one of only […]

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Dubois County farms presented Hoosier Homestead Award

Three Dubois County farms were recognized with the Hoosier Homestead Award. The annual award was presented last week by Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and Indiana State Department of Agriculture Director Bruce Kettler at the Indiana Statehouse. “Agriculture is very much a family affair, with roughly 97 percent of farms family-owned and operated nationwide,” Crouch said. […]

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