Makers Spark Club offered over Spring Break

The Dubois County Purdue Extension is offering an opportunity for local kids to have fun while learning about engineering and creative thinking over Spring Break. Students grades three through high school are invited to join the Makers Spark Club for a week-long opportunity to engage in fun, hands-on activities. Participants will have the opportunity to […]

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Severe Weather Preparedness Week next week

The week of March 19-25, 2017 is designated Severe Weather Preparedness Week throughout the State of Indiana to focus attention upon the rapidly approaching tornado and severe weather season. According to the Dubois County Emergency Management Agency, it’s important for residents to be aware of what actions to take in case of tornadoes and other types of […]

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Hydrant flushing begins in Huntingburg

The City of Huntingburg’s Water Department is conducting hydrant flushing beginning Monday, March 13 through Saturday, April 15, 2017. 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 […]

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Division Road closure rescheduled

Due to unforeseen circumstances, United Excavating will NOT be closing St. Charles St. between Division Rd. and 12th Ave. today, Friday, March 10. This closing has been rescheduled for Monday, March 13, beginning at 7:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. for the sanitary sewer extension. There will be no through traffic from US231. The closure is […]

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Freedom Makers to meet Saturday

The Freedom Makers of Dubois County will meet in the back room at Shoney’s Saturday, March 11, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. State Senator Mark Messmer will speak to the group about things going on in the statehouse and his new position as Dubois County GOP chairman. We have other topics we will address as a […]

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Strassenfest nonprofit booth registration begins

It is once again time for local non-profits to register their organization’s booth for the 2017 Jasper Strassenfest. Strassenfest will be held on August 3, 4, 5 and 6, 2017. Here is the link to register online: Click on the “Booths” tab; then click on 2017 Booth Registration to get to the form. After completing the […]

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Youth input needed for local youth resources

TRI-CAP, in conjunction with the Dubois County System of Care, is seeking information on local resources that impact youth. Please tell us what you think by taking our survey for the Dubois County Youth Needs Assessment.  The 15-20 minute survey focuses on the factors that impact our youth most: family life, education, substance use, and […]

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Division Road closed Friday

Division Road between 12th Ave. and St. Charles St. in Jasper will be closed Friday, March 10, 2017, for work being completed by United Excavating. From 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. no traffic will be allowed from U.S. 231 as work is completed on a sanitary sewer extension. The closure is subject to change depending […]

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TRI-CAP offers HIV/AIDS testing

March 10 is National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and TRI-CAP wants to raise awareness by promoting testing. According to the organization, one in every four people living with HIV in the US is a woman.Nearly 20 percent of all new HIV diagnoses are among women and most women who are HIV positive got […]

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Dubois County Emergency Management hosts weather radio programming help

To assist county residents with their weather alert radios, the Dubois County Emergency Management Agency is hosting a radio programming event. NOAA weather radio operates 24 hours a day and is a reliable source of timely weather information such as severe weather, Tornado Watches and Tornado Warnings. The advanced alerts provided by this service can be […]

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