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Current person in role: Jar Turner (2015-present)

Local Live – Sitar Outreach Ministry

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Sitar Outreach Ministry joins our Local Live Studios to create an enchanting soundscape that will put your aura in check. Sitar Outreach Ministry is Nick McGill, Dylan Sizemore, Richard Leinenbach, Aaron Pollitt, and Bryce Martin. SONGS 1. Waters of Oblivion 2. Pay Day 3. (untitled) 4. (classical indian (Raga) style song) 5. Raga Joe Hosted by Frankie Ferrell Engineered by …

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Voices in the Street – For Love of Country: How you do celebrate the fourth of July?

Saturday is the Fourth of July, Independence Day – a time to honor the birth of our nation and reflect on our common values and our shared destiny. It’s also a time to reflect on what being patriotic means to you. So Bloomington, how do you celebrate our country’s independence, and why? We hit the streets to find out.

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IU Group Aims to Assist Students Struggling with Addiction

Addiction affects all kinds of people, even college students. Now, three people at Indiana University have come together to create a campus recovery community for students who want to beat their addictions and successfully navigate the remainder of their college years in sobriety. WFHB News correspondent Jordan Guskey looked into the group and its mission for today’s WFHB Community report. …

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Daily Local News – July 2, 2015

Construction on a new fraternity house on Woodlawn Avenue is slated to begin this month; In other construction news, work is scheduled to begin this month on Monroe County’s new parking garage; The Lafayette Planned Parenthood facility received an abortion clinic license yesterday from the Indiana State Department of Health – allowing the facility to continue its normal operations; Indiana …

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Firehouse Sessions – Dale Watson

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In the studio today for a new Firehouse Session is Dale Watson and His Texas Two (Mike Bernal & Chris Crepps). Dale Watson is in town to perform at the annual Road Rocket Rumble (Rockabilly Festival) in Indianapolis. He is currently touring his new album “Call Me Insane” across the country with his band. We chat about making the new …

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Standing Room Only – Crime in Downtown Bloomington: A Public Forum

On June 10th, Bloomington City Council Representative Stephen Volan moderated a public forum concerning illegal activity in the Kirkwood Avenue area of downtown Bloomington. A three-person panel consisting of Susan Bright of Nick’s English Hut, Byron Bangert, Chair of the Bloomington Human Rights Commission, and Erin Marshall of Decarcerate Monroe County, shared their thoughts and received comments from the public.

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Firehouse Follies – XXX-L Files

THE BIGGEST THING IN RADIO The Unusual Suspects Radio Acting Troupe FEATURING WFHB Gospel Gurlz & Firehouse Rounders with Opal Fly on saxophone WITH MUSIC FROM Opal Fly and Kapow! The NorTones AND Special guest Gary Sandy

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SCOTUS Overturns Power Plant Polution Regulations

Today the U.S. Supreme Court overturned an environmental rule meant to reduce pollution from power plants. News Director Joe Crawford spoke with Hoosier Environmental Council Director Jesse Kharbanda about how the ruling could affect Indiana. We bring you that conversation for today’s WFHB community report.

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Daily Local News – June 29, 2015

Local activists and officials celebrated the Supreme Court ruling on Friday that made same sex marriage is legal in all 50 states; In the face of dramatic increases in hepatitis cases, especially among younger age groups, the Madison County health department has asked the state to declare a public health emergency there; The Monroe County Community School Corporation has received …

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Voices in the Street – “What issues have you with Bloomington?”

Nick’s English Hut made community news recently with a letter wherein they described illicit activity taking place outside their institution as “Bum Commerce.” And while the owners contend that the issue at hand is the illegal activity posing a danger to both customers, employees, and the community alike—regardless of the socioeconomic status of the individual—others found the use of the …

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