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SOUTHERN INDIANA — Scores of Southern Indiana residents are reporting much longer than usual wait times for medications over the past few months, specifically at larger chain pharmacies in the area.

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NEW ALBANY — A New Albany High School track coach has been charged with misdemeanor theft after investigators say he took more than $600 from a team fundraiser earlier this year.

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WASHINGTON — U.S. health advisers endorsed a booster of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine Friday, citing growing worry that Americans who got the single-dose shot aren’t as protected as those given two-dose brands.

Meet Riley — the spunky, smart, medium-sized Heinz 57 who is looking for his new home. We may not know what breed he truly is, but he does have the nose of a hound. He is very social and friendly, especially when you have treats. However, he does need to meet everyone in the home as he is sh…

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SELLERSBURG — Town leaders are moving forward on several projects aimed at providing better water pressure and quality in Sellersburg, a benefit to new and future residents and the fire protection services in the area.

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ELIZABETH — Caesars Southern Indiana has a new ownership team as the North Carolina-based Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) Holdings celebrates its recent acquisition of the casino.

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NEW YORK — Food companies are coming under renewed pressure to use less salt after U.S. regulators spelled out long-awaited guidelines aimed at reducing sodium levels in dozens of foods including condiments, cereals, french fries and potato chips.

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LOUISVILLE — Overnight lane closures are scheduled Tuesday on Interstate 65 North near the Abraham Lincoln Bridge. Three lanes and a shoulder will be closed for maintenance of tolling equipment, according to a news release. 

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Agriculture is partnering with the Indiana Rural Health Association and Purdue Extension to reduce mental health stigma in farm communities and connect people to stress assistance programs.

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NEW ALBANY — A federal judge has denied a motion to include virtually all drivers who have paid tolling fees related to the Ohio River Bridges in litigation pending between three motorists and the companies responsible for collecting tolls on three bridges between Louisville and Southern Indiana.

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SOUTHERN INDIANA — A lack of awareness and a need for a qualified workforce to use the technology are the main reasons why Indiana manufacturers are lagging behind implementation of data-driven approaches and developing artificial intelligence, a study by Purdue University researchers finds.

In a recent Sound-Off item in our local paper, a caller said: “I read...where another church is collecting food and supplies for Haiti, but I have not seen one church or one group collecting for the people of Louisiana or the fire victims out in California. Shouldn’t we be taking care of the…

The annual celebration of the Harvest Homecoming Festival allows the community to enjoy several important milestones. This year the event helps take one step closer to a sense of normalcy in the midst of pandemic chaos. The COVID-19 virus and its effects may still be present, but the gatheri…

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The 2021 Harvest Homecoming is moving full-speed in downtown New Albany as festival-goers fill the streets to see the booths, enjoy the food, be entertained and compete for various prizes. The festival formally ends with Closing Ceremonies and Prize Drawings at 4 p.m. Sunday on the Samtec Ca…

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FLOYD COUNTY — Residents of Floyd County who have had their driver’s, hunting, fishing, professional or other license suspended because they owe child support can take advantage of a new program that may allow them to get their license reinstated.

Jackie, she’s the life of the party and will be the light of your life. She’s got enough energy and generates enough power to light up a stadium full of lightbulbs — that’s just with the power of her always-wagging tail! She’s the happiest gal who’s never had a bad day in her entire life. Ja…

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