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  1. ISP To Conduct Driving Under The Influence Check Points in Washington CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg will conduct a Driving Under the Influence Enforcement Check Point in Washington County beginning tonight and ending in the early morning hours of Thursday.

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  2. Washington County Sheriff Claude Combs Became Ill After Tick BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Washington County Sheriff Claude Combs has released details about his illness that caused him to crash his police vehicle, earlier this month.

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  3. Identify Of Man In Fatal Accident ReleasedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... overturned several times, stopped on its side and caught on fire. Indiana State Police, Salem Police, the Washington County EMS, Pierce-Polk Volunteer Fire Department assisted with this accident as well as Trooper Travis Baker, Newlon, Deputy Allen ...

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  4. Second Robbery Suspect ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The second suspect in two robberies in Washington County has been arrested. 34-year-old Bridget Byrd, of Salem, who was wanted on a warrant turned herself in at the Washington County Jail Wednesday.

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  5. Southern Indiana sheriff injured in crash released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The Washington County sheriff is recovering is now at home after crashing his SUV as part of a medical issue.

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  6. Washington County Sheriff Crashes Police VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to an Indiana State Police report, 65-year-old Combs suffered a medical issue causing him to lose control of the police car as he was traveling west on State Road 60, just west of Henderson Park Road.

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  7. S. Indiana sheriff crashes SUV after medical issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Daily Journal

    Indiana State Police Sgt. Jerry Goodin says Washington County Sheriff Claude Combs was traveling on Indiana 60 just west of Salem when the crash occurred Wednesday afternoon.

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  8. Vermont State Police shut down alleged pot-growing operation in DuxburyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | MassLive.com

    State Police officials in Vermont say they've shut down a marijuana-growing operation in Duxbury, a small town in north-central Washington County.

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  9. Two Behind Bars After Armed-RobberiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... me up with this idea, he's actually served time for armed robbery in the past," said Roger Newlon with the Washington County Sheriff's Department. He was released for armed robbery from prison, I believe in 2011, so this is not new to him."

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  10. Boil water advisory lifted for Washington County, Ind.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Celebrity colleagues and admirers of Robin Williams shared their reactions to his death at age 63 in an apparent suicide: Celebrity colleagues and admirers of Robin Williams shared their reactions to his death at age 63 in an apparent suicide: A Louisville man is facing a felony charge for allegedly spraying graffiti on the side of a building -- ... (more)

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  11. Boil water advisory issued for Washington County, Ind.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... ars they may have never known they had. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A boil water advisory has been issued for Washington County by East Washington Rural Water in Indiana.

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  12. Downeast Lakes Land Trust honors local conservationistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the Land Trust's first study of the economic conditions and potential for development in our region of Washington County." The award, a handcrafted paddle made by local canoe builder, Dale Tobey, was accepted for Mr. Borden, by his daughter, Kim ...

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  13. Pekin Man Arrested For Sting Of Armed RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A 38-year-old Pekin man was arrested early Thursday and charged with sting of armed robberies in Washington and Clark counties Washington County Sheriff deputies armed with a search warrant arrested Jason Pixley, of 2737 Hickory Grove Rd. Officers had spent Thursday following leads which lead to Pixley's arrest.

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  14. West Nile found in mosquitoes in Marion CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... documented in the month of July. The mosquitoes that tested positive were found in a surveillance trap in Washington County; traps are located throughout the county to monitor the local mosquito population. Few people infected with the virus develop ...

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  15. NWS flash flood warning includes Merino, AtwoodRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Journal-Advocate

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST COLORADO... NORTHEASTERN MORGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST COLORADO... SOUTHWESTERN LOGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST COLORADO... * UNTIL 1145 PM MDT * AT 839 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN 10 MILES ... (more)

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  16. Jail worker Jill Curry appears in court; 3 missing Ethiopian athletes found: Washington County copsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Courier Mailer

    Jill Curry, 38, appears in Washington County Circuit Court on July 28 for her arraignment on 28 counts related to alleged sexual activity with a jail inmate.

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  17. Andrea Neal: Limestone Indiana's lasting gift to the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Star Press

    ... along a narrow belt from Greencastle to New Albany. Except for long-abandoned quarries at Salem in Washington County and Corydon in Harrison County, commercial production has occurred exclusively in Owen, Monroe and Lawrence counties. The first ...

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  18. Police say vehicle description helped them find bank robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... of the garage. I said, 'I guarantee the bank's been robbed,'" said Clifton Johnson, who lives nearby. The Washington County Sheriff's Office provided WLKY with surveillance video of the robbery, which showed a man wearing a hooded sweatshirt, hat ...

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  19. Ind. man facing child porn charges was math teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | WHAS11

    WASHINGTON CO., Ind. -- A Washington County, Ind. man who is facing child porn charges was a local math teacher.

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  20. Officers on the scene at Pekin Liquor StoreRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Banner-Gazette

    Get more details here as they become available and in the Wednesday, July 30 issue of The Washington County Edition and The Banner Gazette.

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