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Research: Black Students Punished More Harshly

There is increasing pressure on K-12 schools to examine their policies for punishing students, particularly because research now shows black students are punished more severely than white students. Correspondent Joe Crawford brings us this story about how local schools are dealing with the issue for today’s WFHB community report.

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Daily Local News – January 12, 2015

Bloomington has its first official candidate for mayor; John Hamilton filed paperwork this morning with the Monroe County Clerk’s office declaring his intention to run as a Democrat in this year’s municipal election; Democracy for Monroe County, has decided to review its mission statement and potentially broaden its support beyond its partisan origins; The hierarchy of the Monroe County Community …

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Firehouse Sessions – Otis Gibbs

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Indiana native Otis Gibbs stopped by the WFHB studios for a Firehouse Session before playing the Deer Park Americana Series. Gibbs has lived in East Nashville, TN for seven years and tours Europe regularly. His latest album is Souvenirs of a Misspent Youth. Gibbs also produces a podcast called Thanks for Giving a Damn. SONGS 1. It Was A Train …

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Firehouse Follies – Forbidden Vegetables


The WFHB Unusual Suspects Radio Acting Troupe is pleased to announce that two of our more popular characters from shows past–Penelope Pringle, vascular recovery nurse, and Oprah Operagurl, the only opera singer in the world to accompany herself on the violin–have time in their busy schedules to join us for “Forbidden Vegetables,” the winter edition of the Firehouse Follies.Plus, special musical guests Harpeth Rising.

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EcoReport – Amphibian and Reptile Species in Indiana

This week on Ecoreport, Mike Luurtsema from Hoosier Forest Watch and Sarabeth Clue-Mundy from Indiana DNR discuss the status of different amphibian and reptile species in Indiana.

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Bloomington Beware – Scams On Us 1

A highly suspicious phone call offering “business owners” a highly questionable benefit came in just as this week’s script was being written — what timing!

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Interchange – Beyond Description: Witnessing Historical Trauma


Tonight’s program is one half of a collaboration with WFHB’s Books Unbound centered around a memoir of a first-person eyewitness account written by Wang Xiuchu of the 1645 Massacre in Yangzhou, China, called, in English, An Account of Ten days at Yangzhou. This memoir will be featured this Saturday at 5 pm on Books Unbound. The Massacre at Yangzhou was …

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Local Live – Blind Uncle Harry


Blind Uncle Harry joins WFHB’s Local Live, bringing in a small army of musicians to delight us with their own special blend of hillbilly hippy haiku folk rock action! Originally broadcast on November 12, 2014.

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Brown County Hour – Episode #34 – January 4, 2015

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Hosted by Dave Seastrom, Pam Raider, Vera Grubbs, Rick Fettig & Jeff Foster. First aired Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 9 AM on WFHB ☆ In this episode of the Brown County Hour: Musical guest David Bartlett talks about his recent CD, Lead Your Life By A Song, produced by Jeff Foster, and we hear several tunes from the project Cari Ray returns with the second …

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Bloomington Beware! – Bad News & Good News

The internet is coming to resemble something that happened 100 years ago – World War I. But the good guys are fighting back!

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