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

    Friday Jul 25 | 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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  2. Police say vehicle description helped them find bank robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | 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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  3. Ind. man facing child porn charges was math teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WHAS11

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

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

    Thursday Jul 24 | 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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  5. Homebrewers needed for Sustainable Water Challenge, Oregon State FairRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | OregonLive.com

    The beers will be featured at an event hosted by the Water Reuse Foundation at the world's largest water exposition in New Orleans in October The Clean Water Services agency in Washington County is partnering with the OBC for a demonstration of their new sustainable water technology program.

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  6. Ind. man sentenced for killing girlfriend's childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | WHAS11

    WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ind. A judge has sentenced Jamie Lykins to 50 years in prison on a battery charge causing death and 40 years on a neglect charge causing death.

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  7. Official: 2 injured, diesel spilled in derailmentRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Republic

    ... the cause. About 5,000 gallons of diesel fuel spilled from an engine, he said. Hazmat crews from Washington County had dikes and booms in place to contain the spill. Patrick Waldron, a spokesman for Canadian National, said three engines and ...

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  8. Bardstown, Kentucky embraces bourbon cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... ORE INFORMATION ON THE BOURBON TRAIL AND BARDSTOWN, KENTUCKY JUST VISIT WLKY.COM NEXT WEEK, WE'RE GOING TO WASHINGTON COUNTY, INDIANA TO VISIT PEKIN. THE FATHER OF A MURDER

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  9. Washington county chases very few fugitives past state lineRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Palladium-Item

    A detective in Florida slapped handcuffs on William Brester several weeks ago, ending his seven-year run from the law.

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  10. Grand jury looking into 84 Lumber deal with La. companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Post-gazette.com

    A Louisiana businesswoman who claims a deal with 84 Lumber ruined her 30-year-old contracting company has been subpoenaed to testify Wednesday before a federal grand jury in Baton Rouge about the contract she had with the Washington County business for two school construction projects funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency following ... (more)

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  11. Identify Of Teens Killed In Fiery Crash ReleasedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The Washington County Coroner's Office has identified the teenage victims of a fiery crash that occurred early Tuesday morning.

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  12. Salem Man Arrested On Sexual Misconduct And Child Solicitation ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... crying and asked for an attorney and stated he did not rape the girl. Reynolds remains incarcerated at the Washington County Detention Center. His bond was set at $25,000 full cash, $110,000 surety or $240,000 property.

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  13. Powell v. Estate of PowellRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | FindLaw

    ... Powell a and Gary Lee Powell a , as tenants by the entireties a , the following described real estate in Washington County, State of Indiana a [.]" Appellant's Appendix at 22. Gary died on March 2, 2013, and is survived by Kevin. On August 5, 2013, ...

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  14. Dodge installed as IEHA presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Corydon Democrat

    ... as president. (Harrison Countian Shirley Perry previously served as IEHA president but was representing a Washington County Homemakers club.) Marcia Dodge of Depauw waits for the next phase of her installation ceremony June 12 as state president of ...

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  15. Two killed in early morning accident on 160Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Banner-Gazette

    Rumors and condolences were swirling on social media Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning, but the Washington County Sheriff's Department, as of 10 a.m. is still not confirming the identities of two individuals killed in an accident early Tuesday morning on State Road 160 five miles east of Salem.

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  16. Two suspects charged with animal cruelty after animals rescued from Salem, Ind. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Authorities say animals were found living in deplorable conditions in Washington County, Indiana -- and now their two owners are facing criminal charges.

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  17. Minor device explodes at Oregon park, injuring 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Daily Journal

    ... device detonated inside a portable restroom at a softball game in an Oregon park, injuring one person. Washington County sheriff's spokesman Vance Stimler says bomb squad experts believe the device could have done more damage when it exploded ...

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  18. Two men admit using counterfeit credit cards in Washington County, PortlandRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Summary: Two suspects arrested last December after allegedly using counterfeit credit cards in Washington County and other locations have been convicted and sentenced in U.S. District Court in Portland.

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  19. NWS issues tornado, severe thunderstorm warningsRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Journal-Advocate

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A * TORNADO WARNING FOR... NORTH CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST COLORADO... SOUTHWESTERN LOGAN COUNTY IN NORTHEAST COLORADO... * UNTIL 815 PM MDT * AT 741 PM MDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO WAS LOCATED 6 MILES EAST OF PREWITT RESERVOIR...OR 15 MILES SOUTH OF ... (more)

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  20. Hillsboro Fourth of July Parade to be led by former Tuality CEO Dick StensonRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... countless others. So, I believe I get to represent that sense of community sprit we all have in western Washington County." Stenson, 66, has kept busy since leaving Tuality. He stays involved as a volunteer on nearly two dozen boards and committees, ...

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