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Bloomington Beware! – Microsoft Scams

Nineteenth-century technology can trump Twenty-first-century tech if you let a telephone caller convince you he’s working for Microsoft. It could cost you thousands!

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League of Women Voters Hosts Legislative Roundtable

In a recent local legislators roundtable hosted by the League of Women Voters, the issue of personal property tax was raised, and local representatives Matt Pierce, Matt Ubelhor, Erik Cook, and State Senator Mark Stoops weighed in on a bill making its way through the legislature this Spring. Their discussion here, for today’s WFHB feature report.

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Local Live – Frankie & The Witch Fingers


Frankie and the Witch Fingers is pure rock and roll that makes every listener get up and dance. This session features all new tunes from they yet to be released album. Song list: 1. Flower Pedals 2. Knife Fight 3. Vibrations 4. Diamonds 5. Revival Engineered by Dan Withered Mixed by Jar

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The Strike Mic: Ubuntu Revivement Efforts Underway

At the end of this month the Interfaith Winter Shelter closes it’s doors to Bloomington’s homeless, about 60 of whom patronize the shelter each evening. Efforts are now underway to resurrect the Ubuntu group with a goal of creating permanent low barrier shelter in Bloomington. We hear updates from this effort today on The Strike Mic.

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Daily Local News – March 11, 2014

Fairview school has a new plan to address perceived deficiencies in the language abilities of its students; Yesterday Indiana Senators Joe Donnelly and Dan Coats joined the rest of the United States Senate in the unanimous passage of the Victims Protection Act of 2014; Duke Energy’s controversial goal-gasification plant in Edwardsport, Indiana is again being challenged before state regulators; Indiana …

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Ins and Outs of Money – Free Community Tax Service

It’s that time of year again! Tax Season! Find out where you can file for free and claim valuable credits like the Earned Income Tax Credit.

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Activate! – Stonebelt: Creon Harper

Creon Harper of Stonebelt talks about volunteer opportunies with the organization and events celebrating the 55th Anniversary of the Stonebelt Center.

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Energy Efficiency Program on Chopping Block

With four days left in this year’s legislative session, state lawmakers are still considering a bill that would end programs aimed at increasing energy efficiency. Assistant News Director Joe Crawford has that story for today’s WFHB feature exclusive. UPDATE: Just as the Daily Local News was going to air, the state Senate voted 37 – 8 to pass the bill. …

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Daily Local News – March 10, 2014

Within the two thousand page Obamacare law is a two-point-three percent excise tax on the total sales of medical devices that are used in hospitals every day; A local group has scheduled a public meeting for tomorrow evening to discuss ISTEP and other standardized testing in local schools; On March 5th a proposed cell tower southwest of Bloomington cleared a …

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Daily Local News – March 7, 2014

The Jennifer Resolution Act, which urged the legislative council to study the issue of involuntary commitment of persons with substance use disorders, was turned down for a hearing by Senator Brent Steele; As warm weather and March Madness approach, Indiana State Police are ramping up drunk driving enforcement on Indiana’s roads; The future of a seven-acre urban forest remains unclear …

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