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Better Beware – Latest Scam News

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Bad news and good – a headsup on a new wrinkle in the email spam game, a look at some of the current cons, and a couple of examples to prove that sometimes, the bad guys get caught!

Voices in the Street – “Tag, you’re it!”: Graffiti in Bloomington

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Some say graffiti is art; others regard it as nothing more than vandalism. There does seem to be more of it around Bloomington these days; even the WFHB firehouse has been tagged a couple times. So what do YOU think Bloomington? How do you define graffiti, and when does it transcend vandalism and become art? Is there really more of it around now than in past years, and how has it changed?

bloomingOUT – July 16, 2015

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Join hosts Jeff Jewel and, for the first time hosting, Megan McCollough, as they talk with Bloomington South GSA’s Spencer and Erin, as well as their faculty sponsor, Cynthia Dye. Along with the latest LGBTQ+ events and headlines, you will hear tonight’s music: “Boys in the Street” by Greg Holden.

Credits

Hosts – Jeff Jewel, Megan McCollough
Executive Producer – Joe Crawford
Producer – Olivia Davidson
Engineer – Andrew Sims
Social Media Coordinator – Jacob Samples

Daily Local News – July 16, 2015

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The Monroe County Public Library is looking at the competitiveness of its staff salaries; The Monroe County Council approved a fifteen-thousand dollar grant to Martha’s House emergency shelter on Tuesday; The sixth annual beer, art, and music festival, GnawBrew, is set for next Saturday in Brown County; The Bloomington Bicycle Club’s 29th annual Ride Across Indiana, or RAIN Ride, gathered over 1,500 cyclists last weekend to cover 160 miles in only one day; Roller Mortis Films is bringing the Trailer Film Festival to  Bloomington this fall.

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The group Indiana Moral Mondays is preparing for its second year of lobbying the Indiana legislature. The coalition formed last year and patterned itself after a series of protests in North Carolina. Indiana Moral Mondays steering committee member Erin Polley will be in Bloomington this coming Monday, July 20th, to meet with local supporters of the movement and discuss plans for the next year. News Director Joe Crawford spoke with Polley this afternoon about what the group hopes to accomplish in the next legislative session. We bring you that conversation now for today’s WFHB community report.

VOICES IN THE STREET
Our weekly public opinion segment!

CREDITS
Anchors: Carolyn VandeWiele, Scott Weddle
Today’s headlines were written by Ivy Bridges, Kara Tullman and Sierra Gardner.
Along with David Murphy for CATSweek, a partnership with Community Access Television Services.
Our feature was produced by Joe Crawford
Voices in the Street was produced by Kelly Wherley,
Our engineer today is Joe Crawford.
Our theme music is provided by the Impossible Shapes.
Executive Producer is Joe Crawford.

Indiana Moral Mondays Prepares for Next Legislative Session

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The group Indiana Moral Mondays is preparing for its second year of lobbying the Indiana legislature. The coalition formed last year and patterned itself after a series of protests in North Carolina. Indiana Moral Mondays steering committee member Erin Polley will be in Bloomington this coming Monday, July 20th, to meet with local supporters of the movement and discuss plans for the next year. News Director Joe Crawford spoke with Polley this afternoon about what the group hopes to accomplish in the next legislative session. We bring you that conversation now for today’s WFHB community report.

EcoReport – July 16, 2015

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The Bogazici University Summer School on Institutions, Justice and Democracy was held this June in Istanbul, Turkey. The event included discussions on environmental justice. Filiz Cicek spoke with one of the attendees, Dr Amrita Baviskar of India.

EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of human relationships with nature and the Earth and to encourage you to take personal responsibility for the world in which we live. Each program features timely eco-related headline news, a feature interview or event recording, and a calendar of events of interest to the environmentally conscious.

Today’s Anchors: Julianna Dailey and Phil Caspar.
This week’s news stories were written by Linda Greene, Norm Holy, Jordan Guskey and David Murphy. Our feature was produced by Filiz Cicek. Our broadcast engineer is Dan Withered. This week’ s calendar was compiled by Filiz Cicek. EcoReport is produced by Dan Young and Filiz Cicek. Executive producer is Joe Crawford.

EcoReport – July 16, 2015

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The Bogazici University Summer School on Institutions, Justice and Democracy was held this June in Istanbul, Turkey. The event included discussions on environmental justice. Filiz Cicek spoke with one of the attendees, Dr Amrita Baviskar of India.

EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of human relationships with nature and the Earth and to encourage you to take personal responsibility for the world in which we live. Each program features timely eco-related headline news, a feature interview or event recording, and a calendar of events of interest to the environmentally conscious.

Today’s Anchors: Julianna Dailey and Phil Caspar.
This week’s news stories were written by Linda Greene, Norm Holy, Jordan Guskey and David Murphy. Our feature was produced by Dan Withered. Our broadcast engineer is Dan Withered. This week’ s calendar was compiled by Filiz Cicek. EcoReport is produced by Dan Young and Filiz Cicek. Executive producer is Joe Crawford.

EcoReport – Amita Baviskar: Political Ecology

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Filiz Cicek talks to Amita Baviskar about Political Ecology, and how caring for the environment is also a quest for Social Justice.

Standing Room Only – An Interview with Indiana Author James Madison

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Author James Madison spoke on June 24th at the annual meeting of the Friends of Monroe County Library about his new book Hoosiers: A New History of Indiana. Madison is the Thomas and Kathryn Miller Professor of History at Indiana University, Bloomington. In this lecture, he shares stories spanning 200 years, from Indiana as a frontier state to the present day.

New Group Collects Free Clothing for Transgender Youth

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A new group in Bloomington is organizing the collection and distribution of free clothing for transgender youth in the area. WFHB correspondent Kyle Boen has more on that story for today’s WFHB community report.

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