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Spelunkers rescue champion hunting dog from Southern Indiana cave

(AP) — A champion hunting dog that followed a raccoon into a southern Indiana cave and got stuck was rescued after spelunkers squeezed through the cave’s cramped entrance and found the dog on an underground ledge.The signal from his GPS collar stopped at the cave’s entrance. ...

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Wildlife in Need in Indiana continues shows despite legal battles

— Three spider monkeys clung to Tim Stark as he pulled his ATV through the gates of Wildlife in Need just before noon Saturday.11, Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill announced a lawsuit against Stark, alleging he kept animals in "deplorable" conditions and embezzled funds from Wildlife in Need. ...

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Indiana should ban private possession of dangerous wild animals

And the Indiana Attorney General filed a lawsuit against WIN alleging the facility deceived consumers who made donations while keeping animals in deplorable conditions.More: Wildlife in Need founder speaks after USDA revokes license for 'well over 120 violations'



House Bill 1200, introduced by Reps. ...

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Wildlife in Need sued by state of Indiana over animal abuse claims

Department of Agriculture ruled that Wildlife in Need "willfully violated" the Animal Welfare Act repeatedly.However, the opinion is not final for 35 days and Wildlife in Need can still operate while it appeals the decision. ...

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What to know about controversial Indiana zoo

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 2:28 PM EST Feb 7, 2020






A controversial wildlife center in Southern Indiana may be on its last legs.Background: 'Tiger Baby Playtime' roadside zoo's wildlife permit revoked by feds for 120+ violations



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Indiana girls basketball sectionals: Silver Creek beats Madison

5 Silver Creek overcame a 10-point second-half deficit to rally past Madison, 62-46 in the opening Class 3A Sectional 15 semifinal Friday night at Charlestown High School.That's why you play," said 10th-year Silver Creek coach Scott Schoen. ...

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Woman, dog die in Floyds Knobs, Indiana, house fire

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 7:06 AM EST Jan 17, 2020





















A woman and a dog died following a house fire Thursday night in Floyds Knobs, Indiana, according to authorities.Ryan Houchen, spokesman for the Lafayette Township Fire Protection District, said crews responded about 7:30 p. ...

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Southern Indiana Pride pushes for Jeffersonville Fairness Ordinance

Evan Stoner, founder and board president of Southern Indiana Pride, told The Courier Journal that cities must act to pass fairness ordinances because state lawmakers have failed to pass similar legislation protecting Hoosiers across Indiana.Mayor Mike Moore has signaled support for a Fairness Ordinance, Stoner added. ...

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How Indiana football finished 8-4, earned bid to 2020 Gator Bowl

31, INDIANAPOLIS – “The first one’s a tough one,” Allen says, after a 34-24 season-opening victory against Ball State.“We have established a standard of how we’re gonna play, on both sides of the football and on special teams,” Allen says. ...

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Louisville, Southern Indiana restaurants that closed in 2019

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 4:58 PM EST Dec 31, 2019





















































































































































2019 gave us more than 60 new restaurants and bars to try.But not all things last, and this year we lost quite a few eateries in the Louisville and Southern Indiana dining scene. ...

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Indiana National Guard soldier dies at Muscatatuck training center

Indianapolis Star



Published 8:00 AM EST Dec 10, 2019





























A 30-year-old Indiana National Guard soldier died after being found unresponsive at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in Jennings County Saturday, officials announced Monday.Cameron Molnar, commander of the 384th Military Police Company, said in the release that Litton was a "respected and admired soldier. ...

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14-year-old Indiana boy possibly armed found

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 2:43 PM EST Nov 27, 2019






The Clark County Sheriff's Office in Southern Indiana has safely found a 14-year-old boy who drove away from his home early Wednesday and was possibly armed.He was possibly armed with. ...

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State police trooper saved woman from sinking car in Southern Indiana

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 2:23 PM EST Nov 23, 2019






An Indiana State Police trooper was credited Friday with helping save a woman who was trapped in her car as it was sinking in water following an accident.Stephen Wheeles was assisting another trooper about 3 p. ...

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Thousands rallied at Indiana Statehouse

Keith Gambill, ISTA president, said teachers were there today to demand bold action from lawmakers.”



Why they're marching: Teacher pay driving thousands



Teachers demand action from lawmakers



Inside, many lawmakers spent the day meeting with small groups of teachers from their districts. ...

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Indiana high school football scores for Friday, November 15

Published 11:19 PM EST Nov 15, 2019





























Friday's Indiana high school football scores for Friday, Nov.15:



Regional Championships=



Class 6A=



Carmel 31, Homestead 7



Center Grove 28, Warren Central 14



Indpls Ben Davis 28, Zionsville 7



Merrillville 42, Warsaw 28



Class 5A=



Bloomington South 40, Floyd Central 14



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Louisville basketball beats Indiana State to remain undefeated

Veteran forwards Jordan Nwora and Dwayne Sutton led the way for the Cardinals in front of the Yum Center crowd.Coach Chris Mack said before the game that Indiana State has a backcourt as good as any team in the country. ...

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Indiana economy projected to trail national growth rate next year

Published 12:28 PM EST Nov 9, 2019

































INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University economists are projecting that the state won’t keep up with national economic growth over the coming year.The Kelley School of Business’ annual economic forecast for 2020 expects Indiana to see about 1. ...

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Indiana medical coverage lags behind surrounding states

(AP) — Indiana had a higher percentage of people lacking medical insurance than any neighboring state in 2018.Director of the Community Research Institute at Purdue University Fort Wayne Rachel Blakeman says Kentucky and Michigan have been aggressively expanding Medicaid programs. ...

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Indiana state cross country championships: Floyd Central finishes 19th

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 6:03 PM EDT Nov 2, 2019






The Floyd Central boys' cross country team finished 19th in the cross country state championship Saturday at the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, Indiana.He became the first runner in school history to win a state title. ...

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Indiana high school football scores from Friday, Nov. 1

Published 11:45 PM EDT Nov 1, 2019

























Friday's Indiana high school football scores from Nov.Noble 42, DeKalb 14



Leo 10, NorthWood 6



Sectional 20=



Marion 27, New Haven 12



Mississinewa 30, Huntington North 6



Sectional 21=



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