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Indiana State Police Warn Parents about Candy Laced with THC

Indiana State Police have issued a warning to parents that troopers and area police are finding candy laced with Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in Southwest Indiana. THC is the chemical compound in marijuana that makes the user high

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Indiana Receives $1 Million Grant to Assist In College Completion

Indiana has received a $1 million grant to support students in completing college.

Governor Mike Pence announced earlier this week that the Lumina Foundation and Complete College America had given the state the generous three-year grant to lend technical assistance for a program called “Guided Pathways to Success.” This program was established to help students manage their education without requiring them to go further into debt.

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Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke Reacts to Overturned Smoking Ban

The big news of the week is that the Indiana State Supreme Court has overturned the Smokefree ordinance in Evansville. In a nutshell, they had an issue with the exemption that was extended to our riverboat casino.

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Indiana Legislation Roundup: Booze, Taxes and Surveillance

According to a recent article in the Indy Star, the Indiana legislature is in the midst of hashing out a number of proposals before the Indiana General Assembly convenes in the second week of March.

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Evansville’s Smoking Ban Overturned by Indiana Supreme Court

The Indiana State Supreme Court has overturned the Smokefree ordinance in Evansville.  In a 3-2 decision, the court deemed that the ordinance violates the Indiana Constitution's Equal Privileges and Immunities Clause

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Same Sex Marriage Debate Heads to Indiana Senate Committee

The Indiana Senate committee is expected to pass a constitutional amendment sometime today banning same-sex marriages.

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Welfare Drug Testing Bill Advances Despite Controversy

A controversial piece of Indiana legislation that would make it mandatory for welfare recipients to submit to random drug tests, as well as limit food stamps funds for only nutritional items is advancing to the state Senate, despite concerns over violation of human rights and overall cost.

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ALDI Grocery Hosting Hiring Event for Evansville Stores on Saturday

If you're in the (super)market for a new job, looking to change careers, or simply want a few extra hours a week to supplement your income, ALDI Grocery is looking for you to become a part of their team.

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Evansville Men Busted in Wyoming Trafficking Marijuana Bound for Indiana

Southern Indiana stoners may be about to experience a bit of a pot drought.

According to reports, two Evansville men were busted earlier this week in Wyoming after authorities discovered felonious amounts of marijuana in their vehicle, which was bound for right here in the River City.

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Priest Signs Movie Deal Based on Indiana Exorcism

A movie deal is in the works based on the real life events of a priest who performed an exorcism on an Indiana women who claimed her family was victim of demon possession.

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