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  1. Brenham businesses rally around Blue Bell after massive recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The Food and Drug Administration, along with state and local health experts, is trying to figure out how a potentially deadly bacteria got into a Central Texas ice cream plant. Blue Bell confirms two batches of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream from its Washington County facility contained Listeria, prompting a 23-state recall.

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  2. Bridge Work To Begin Soon On State Road 56 In SalemRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... prime contractor for this $774,725 Seymour District bridge project located just east of State Road 60 in Washington County. The project includes concrete patching, new pavement approaches and guardrail, bridge joint replacement, mud wall ...

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  3. Suspect Arrested in Burglary CasesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    On Wednesday Washington County Police received a tip of where 37-year-old James Pumphrey, was. He was a suspect into a rash of burglaries.

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  4. Sheriff: Cannot yet arrest woman bragging of killing catRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... She may. She may not." The incident is believed to have taken place in his county, which is adjacent to Washington County, which includes Brenham. The results of the investigation would be turned over to the county district attorney, who could ...

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  5. Milwaukee County jail guard charged with impersonating deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    A Milwaukee County jail correctional officer was charged Thursday with one felony and two misdemeanors accusing him of posing as a deputy while armed during a parent-teacher conference, according to court records. Bradley Cournoyer, 32, of Richfield, was charged in Washington County Circuit Court with possession of a firearm on school grounds, a felony, and impersonating a peace officer and resisting or obstructing an officer, both misdemeanors, according to the records.

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  6. Three Arrested On Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Three people were arrested on drug charges during an investigation into a convicted sex offender who had failed to register his current address as required by law. According to Indiana State Police, troopers investigating James A. Walton, 41, found him on April 9 living with Jonathan Neil Hayes, 31, Eva M. Campbell, 25, and Campbell's five-year-old child at a home on South Pixley Knob Road in eastern Washington County.

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  7. Sex Offender Investigation also leads to Meth ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WHAS11

    Washington County - On April 9, Trooper Brett Walters and Detective Scott Stewart of the Indiana State Police were investigating James A. Walton, 41, Sex Offender Investigation also leads to Meth Arrests Washington County - On April 9, Trooper Brett Walters and Detective Scott Stewart of the Indiana State Police were investigating James A. Walton, 41, Check out this story on WHAS11.com: http://on.whas11.com/1FI5mnJ Washington County - On April 9, Trooper Brett Walters and Detective Scott Stewart of the Indiana State Police were investigating James A. Walton, 41, a convicted sex offender, for failing to properly register his current place of residence as required by law.

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  8. Police: 2 Dead After Wrong-Way Crash On I-70Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | CBS Local

    ... Md. (AP) - Maryland State Police say two people are dead after a wrong-way crash on Interstate 70 in Washington County. Police say the driver of the Century, 44-year-old Christopher Crites of Little Orleans, and the driver of the Lacrosse, Marcy ...

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  9. Two Dead After Wrong Way CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WFMD-AM Frederick

    Maryland State Police say two people are dead after a wrong-way crash on Interstate 70 in Washington County. Troopers were called to eastbound I-70 near Clear Spring for a report of a crash early Thursday.

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  10. Click for detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Tribune

    ... HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... SOUTHERN ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA... SOUTHWESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA... * UNTIL 1030 AM EDT * AT 828 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED TORRENTIAL ...

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  11. Stop in Austin Bottoms leads to drug, nudity arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Tribune

    A Jackson County man wound up behind bars Wednesday after a conservation officer reported finding him nude with methamphetamine in a car parked in the Austin Bottoms area. Walter L. Barger Jr., 39, of Crothersville was found with a woman in a vehicle by Conservation Officer Matt Pearcy, who was routinely patrolling the area off State Road 256 in Washington County, according to a news release from the Indiana Conservation Officers.

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  12. Man Arrested On Drug, Public Nudity Charges On DNR PropertyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Indiana Conservation Officers arrested a Crothersville man Wednesday evening on several charges at the newly acquired Healthy Rivers Initiative Austin Bottoms Conservation Area off State Road 256 in Washington County. Police arrested 39-year-old Walter L. Barger Jr. on charges of possession of meth and drug paraphernalia and a charge of public nudity.

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  13. State Road 56 To Close After EasterRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... through Salem--including placement of new sidewalks, curb ramps, retaining walls and storm sewers. In Washington County, S.R. 56 is being repaired and resurfaced. Shoulder widening, construction of passing blisters and replacement of drainage ...

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  14. 7-year-old plane crash survivor to live with half-sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    An Illinois judge has ruled that a 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash that killed four family members is now under the legal care of her half-sister. The Belleville News-Democrat reports that a Washington County judge granted guardianship of Sailor Gutzler to her half-sister Kasie Dlubala and her husband Daniel of Nashville.

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  15. Women arrested on drug chargesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Madison Courier

    ... issue with the headlight, the affidavit said. She said she was aware of the expired registration because a Washington County sheriff's deputy had advised her it was expired. A passenger in the vehicle April N. Colglazier of Campbellsburg told ...

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  16. Chilly overnight, but warm up on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... SHELBYVILLE. ALSO HENDRY COUNTY. IF YOU LOOK IN THE NORTHWEST OF LOUISVILLE, NOT A WHOLE LOT COMING OUT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY, INDIANA AND THE SALEM AREA. WE WILL SEE SOME FLAKES OVER THE NEXT TWO OR THREE HOURS. LAST YEAR, THE LAST SNOWFLAKES OF THE ...

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  17. '900 days' witness: 'Don't know if it was blood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    After being held 900 days as a material witness in a murder case against his son, Benito Vasquez-Hernandez took the stand and testified he never saw blood on his son's car. Once on the stand, the 59-year-old Washington County man denied many of the things police said they had him on tape telling police.

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  18. Final bridge project beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | The Tribune

    When completed, the new bridge that carries County Road 550W over the Muscatatuck River will give farmers in the area something they haven't had in at least eight years - easy access to land they farm in Washington County. This story appears in the print edition of The Tribune.

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  19. Washington County Man Arrested On Rape ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... nsburg. On Friday, Indiana State Police arrested Harsh on a charge of felony rape. He is being held in the Washington County Jail on a $20,000 full cash bond.

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  20. Volunteer firefighter accused of raping womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | TheIndyChannel

    ... Flood Warning issued March 13 at 11:17AM EDT expiring March 15 at 8:00PM EDT in effect for: Bartholomew WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ind. - A volunteer Posey Township firefighter is accused of raping a woman inside a rural firehouse last December. Kelby Hash, ...

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