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2015 ELECTION RESULTS: Bloomington and Ellettsville

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100% of precincts reporting     CITY OF BLOOMINGTON   Mayor John Hamilton (D): 77% John Turnbull (R): 23%   City Clerk Nicole Bolden (D): 100%   City Council District 1 Chris Sturbaum (D): 67% Dave Nakarado (L): 33% City Council District 2 Dorothy Granger (D): 100% City Council District 3 Allison Chopra (D): 72% Nelson Shaffer (R): 29% City …

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Interchange – Tracking Subversives: Alan Wald On the Development of the Literary Left

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According to or my guest, Alan Wald, the aim of the literary radical is “to endow history with meaning.” Literary radicalism is less a noun than a verb….It’s a work in progress, an evolving tradition of activism and commitment obsessed with its own identity. Its orders, its achievements, its efficacy.* We track three “subversives” in our program and offer their …

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Ins and Outs of Money – What’s in the Cards for the Future?

Increased security “pin and chip” credit cards are becoming the norm outside the USA—you don’t want to be caught on a trip overseas without one. Hear what to do to prepare for the transition when it arrives here. Produced by Ryan Stacy and Associate Producer Kristina Wiltsee. It’s part of the It’s Your Money Project at Monroe County Public Library.

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Switchyard Brewing Company Opening South of Downtown

Switchyard Brewing Company is a Bloomington brew pub that started in 2014. Since then, owners Kurtis Cummings and Michael Korus have been brewing their beer in holding tanks in their garage. Now the company is beginning to develop. Reporter Hannah Boone has more on the company’s new location and growing fanbase.

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Daily Local News – November 3, 2015

A new study has cast doubt on the benefits of what are commonly known as TIF (“tiff”) districts; November has officially been declared National Runaway Prevention Month in Monroe County. FEATURE Switchyard Brewing Company is a Bloomington brew pub that started in 2014. Since then, owners Kurtis Cummings and Michael Korus have been brewing their beer in holding tanks in …

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Bring It On! – November 2, 2015

William Hosea and Liz Mitchell welcome Thomas “TC” Costley. PART ONE On tonight’s show, Clarence and Liz welcome Thomas “TC” Costley, founder of the New Jersey Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club. he joins us to shed some light on his work in maintaining the legacy of the 9th and 10th Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers, the first peacetime all-black regiments in the U.S. …

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Hola Bloomington – October 30, 2015

Los locutores de HOLA Bloomington  Araceli Gómez-Aldana  y Raquel Anderson hablan sobre el movimiento para el comercio justo o Fair Trade. ¿De dónde vienen los productos que compramos y cómo afectan las comunidades de centro y sur américa? Entrevistan a Gracia Valliant, Maria Ney y Kelly Sexiton, todas miembras del grupo Fair Trade Bloomington.   Hola Bloomington’s hosts Araceli Gomez-Aldan and …

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Join the crew of WFHB’s Books Unbound!

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Books Unbound is looking for reliable volunteers who would enjoy learning to record in the WFHB studio and working with voice talent on creating good-quality recordings of literary works. Session schedule depends on the voice talent, so the shift might vary week to week, but we can work with available hours that include some daytime or weekend availability. An interest …

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The Ins and Outs of Money – Money Smart to the End

Nobody likes thinking about planning for the end of life—whether it’s your own or that of someone you love. But failing to make proper arrangements can cause financial and emotional difficulties for those left behind. Produced by Ryan Stacy and Associate Producer Kristina Wiltsee. It’s part of the It’s Your Money Project at Monroe County Public Library.

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bloomingOUT – Hamilton and Turnbull – October 29, 2015

Tonight, we hear two interviews with host Ryne Shadday and Bloomington mayoral candidates Turnbull and Hamilton. Hosts Ryne Shadday and Jeff Poling Executive Producer Joe Crawford Producer Olivia Davidson Engineer Andrew Sims

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