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King Bee & The Stingers at Saturday’s Child

King Bee & The Stingers joined WFHB at Saturday’s Child February 10th. Fine blues and more.

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Residents Concerned Over BPD Armored Car Purchase

Residents of Bloomington spoke out this afternoon against the purchase of an armored car by city police. Dozens of reporters, local government officials and concerned citizens gathered in the Bloomington Police Department Headquarters at noon, to ask questions of BPD Chief Mike Diekhoff. Their concerns were largely that the $225,000 armored vehicle would be used against protesters, and represented an …

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Daily Local News – February 13, 2018

Kilroys on Kirkwood, in downtown Bloomington, is facing a city challenge over its ability to operate in Monroe County; Tonight is the State of the Black Community in Bloomington City Council Chambers; INDOT’s project manager for Interstate 69’s Section 5 says work crews have moved more than 700 thousand cubic yards of soil since the State took over construction in …

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ISDH: This Year’s Flu Season is Particularly Bad

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Experts in the Centers for Disease Control and the Indiana State Department of Health are saying his year’s flu season is particularly bad. On Friday, the I.S.D.H. updated their list of flu-related deaths to 167 reported individuals. Deputy state health commissioner and state epidemiologist Pam Pontones says this flu season—which is measured from October 1st until mid-May—has been marked by …

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Daily Local News – February 12, 2018

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Experts in the Centers for Disease Control and the Indiana State Department of Health are saying his year’s flu season is particularly bad; Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill releases an opinion letter in opposition of proposed hate crime legislation up for consideration by in the Indiana Senate; Two areas of north Bloomington could get relief from water main breaks and low water …

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Bring It On! – February 12, 2018

William Hosea and Leila Randle welcome Marquelle & Beverly Redmond and Damen & Rosalind Morris PART ONE On tonight’s show, William and Leila welcome Marquelle and Beverly Redmond. They join us to talk about their award winning book, “Revelations of a Real Man (…Or Woman)”– a miraculous story of faith, fidelity, and family. PART TWO Bethel AME’s new Pastor and …

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Inside Outdoors – February 10, 2018

Buddy Bill, Rich Reardin, and Don Jordan are the hosts. Bill and Rich give the Lake Monroe report. Not much happening, no ice fishing. Don calls in from Florida, crop problems in Florida concerning the recent winter weather. Bill talks about sunflower seed pie, which he heard about recently. Spring hunting seasons, turkey season rules. Upcoming hunting seasons. Deer cul …

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Kite Line- February 9, 2018: The Long History of Black Radicalism on the Inside, Part One

This week, we are changing our format slightly.  After hearing a letter from a prisoner involved in Operation PUSH, we are broadcasting an interview between Dr. Micol Seigel and Dr. Garrett Felber on the role of the Nation of Islam in prison life and prisoners’ struggle. Beginning in the middle of the last century, the Nation of Islam built a …

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Hola Bloomington – February 9, 2018

Locutores Carlos Bakota and Luis Hernandez hablan sobre las noticias, leyes y politica.  Despues huvo dos invitados, Julian Carrillo y Ricardo Bello, para hablar sobre el Carnaval de Barranquilla y la cause por la que se hacen estos tipos de eventos.   Hosts Carlos Bakota and Luis Hernandez talk about the news, law and politics.  Later they were joined by …

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bloomingOUT – Jessica Bussert – February 8, 2018

Tonight we are joined in the studio by Jessica Bussert, a Transgender Health Professional who participated in one of the largest gender discrimination cases in the United Kingdom. In this episode, they discuss LGBT rights, the Kinsey Institute, and the struggles of being a traveling nurse.   Featured song “Stand Up” by The Sissies.  CREDITS BloomingOUT is Produced by Alex Ashkin. …

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