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Daily Local News – March 22, 2016


Governor Mike Pence signed into law a reinstatement of mandatory minimum sentencing for dealing methamphetamine and heroin; Governor Pence signed a bill into law authorizing Indiana Department of Child Services to intervene and remove children from the custody of parents or guardians who engage in human trafficking; Last week, some Indiana farmers celebrated the passage of Senate Bill 308; The Indiana Horse Council will present the 38th Annual Hoosier Horse Fair next week at the State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis.

Bloomington resident and Indiana University associate professor Ross Gay has enjoyed a most rewarding month. His third volume of poetry, “Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude,” has earned him both the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award and the National Book Critic’s Award. Before speaking with WFHB’s David Kronke (KRAHN-key), he shared a poem from his latest book.

Growing your own food can save you money—if you do it the right way.

Anchors: Sarah Vaughan and Christopher Mosson
Today’s headlines were written by Jerrod Dill, Wendy Wang, and Amanda Gacek.
Our feature was produced by David Kronke.
The Ins and Outs of Money is produced by Ryan Stacy and Associate Producer Kristina Wiltsee. It’s part of the It’s Your Money Project at Monroe County Public Library.
Our engineer is Matt Griffin.
Our theme music is provided by the Impossible Shapes.
Executive producer is Joe Crawford.

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