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Daily Local News – January 25, 2018

Indiana Senators Joe Donnelly and Todd Young are collaborating on legislation to designate Indianapolis’ Kennedy-King Park as a National Historic Site; Bloomington was named one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live by Livability. com’s list for 2018; and Brown County Water Utilities and the Nashville Town Council reconvene in court, after the private water company filed a federal …

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BloomingOUT – Liz Watson – January 25, 2018

BloomingOUT hosts Frankie, Rachel, and Alex examine a recent article from Huffington Post writer, Rebecca Klein, regarding the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights, recent dismissal of several Title 9 discrimination suits. They discuss the importance of Title 9 protections for Transgender students, and what we can do to help lend our voices to help benefit some of the …

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BloomingOUT – Janae Cummings – January 18, 2018

Join BloomingOUT hosts Rachel, Frankie and Alex as they welcome Chair of Bloomington Pride, Janae Cummings. They start the show discussing the recent news of Indian prince Manvendra Singh Gohil who is opening a LGBTQ community center in his palace. This decision has created a unique resource for the queer community in a country where same-sex marriage is still illegal. …

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Eco’s “Get Out and Hike!” – January 25th, 2018

In today’s feature of “Get Out and Hike!” WFHB’s Jan Walker interviews Cathy Meyer.

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Eco Feature – January 25th, 2018

In this week’s Feature, W-F-H-B Correspondent Norm Holy speaks with Larry Caplan, Horticulturist with Purdue University Extension, about whitetail deer habitat and diet.

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Eco Report – January 25th, 2018

In today’s episode of Eco Report, WFHB’s Linda Lightner and David Lyman report on the recent study that showed that ninety-three percent of store receipts contained the hormone disruptors BPA or BPS, the average surface temperatures in 2017 were 1.1 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels putting the world on course to breach the internationally agreed “one point five degrees C” …

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Daily Local News – January 24, 2017

The City of Bloomington’s December deer cull succeeded in culling 62 deer from the Lake Griffy Nature Preserve. The Indiana legislature is considering bills including a law that would prohibit municipalities from taxing or abolishing Air BnBs. Both the Indiana House of Representatives and the Indiana Senate have passed legislation that would allow for the sale of alcohol on Sundays. …

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Unions Organizing Donnely Re-election Effort

Indiana President Brett Voorhees says the state’s AFL-CIO chapter is currently lobbying to get Indiana Democratic Senator Joe Donnelly re-elected. Donnelly’s seat is currently considered a Democratic bastion in one of 11 states where Republicans hold a super majority, and is the target of several Republican hopefuls this election year. Voorhees says the AFL-CIO is also employing nearly a dozen …

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Better Beware – Death Sting

A new scam on email threatens dire consequences if you don’t pay!

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Standing Room Only: League of Women Voters Legislative Update

On January 6, the League of Women Voters of Bloomington-Monroe County gathered with five local representatives for an update on legislative action. Legislators in attendance were District 60 Rep. Peggy Mayfield, R-Martinsville; District 62 Rep. Jeff Ellington, R-Bloomington; District 61 Rep. Matt Pierce, D-Bloomington; District 46 Rep. Bob Heaton, R-Terre Haute; and District 40 state Sen. Mark Stoops, D-Bloomington.

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