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Purdue Improved Crop Storage Bags Reach Global Stage

Inside INdiana Business is reporting some 30 years after inspiration struck to create an economical way to prevent post-harvest losses from insects, a specially-designed bag system has reached the global commercialization stage. Purdue Improved Crop Storage bags were invented by College of Agriculture professor Larry Murdock following a trip to Africa in the late-1980s. Murdock,…

Closings, Cancellations & Delays 5 a.m. Thursday

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Flooding Displacing Carroll County Residents

These are some photos shared with us from a listener who lives near the Oakdale Dam on the Tippecanoe River. Television reports have Red Cross shelters being set up across parts of Carroll, White and Benton counties. Keep your radio tuned to 96.9 FM W-I-L-O for the latest Skywatch Weather Forecast.

CP Elementary School Assistant Principal Contract Not Renewed

The Clinton Prairie School Board voted 3-1 Tuesday night not to renew the contract of Clinton Prairie Elementary School Assistant Principal Jonathan Shannon. “I will tell you that we make our decisions based on the recommendations of the superintendent just as we do with any hire or non-renewal of contracts for staff that are either…

Mayor Issues Response to Comments Made in Paper Article

Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes has issued a response to the comments made by former Frankfort Parks Superintendent Joel Tatum which appeared in an article in the February 20 edition of the Frankfort Times. After turning over all the facts and information about financial irregularities at the Parks Department to the Indiana State Board of Accounts…

Statement Issued on Behalf of Joel Tatum in Parks Situation

The following is a statement issued by Jeff Tatum on Joel Tatum’s behalf: General Situation Credible Information was received from the former Parks Supervisor who was terminated a few weeks earlier for non-performance and knew about the Coke Machine Money and quoted EXACTLY how much was in there, then bragged about it. In the midst…

Sunday Alcohol Sales Passes House

Inside INdiana Business is reporting the Indiana Senate bill allowing Sunday carryout alcohol sales is one step closer to Governor Holcomb’s desk. The Indiana House approved Senate Bill 1, which could allow for Sunday sales as early as March 4. The House passed the bill by a vote of 82-10. The Senate must still vote to…

CCDN Poll Shows Minimum Support For Wind Farms

A poll conducted by Clinton County Daily News shows little support for Wind Farm development in Clinton County. The poll was conducted over the course of ten days. The results showed 625 votes total with 562 of those against wind farms in Clinton County and 63 votes in favor of the wind farm development in…

Closings, Cancellations & Delays 7:40 a.m. Wednesday

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