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Bloomington City Council Passes a Resolution in Support of Planned Parenthood

The Bloomington City Council passed a resolution last night in support of Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky. The measure states that Planned Parenthood’s work saves money, saves lives and improves local quality of life. Council members Dorothy Granger, Tim Mayer and Susan Sandberg sponsored the resolution. Council member Granger is a staff member at WFHB. At the beginning of …

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CFC Properties President Speaks on Bird Overpopulation

The local property management company, CFC Properties, has taken a serious interest in the overpopulation of crows and other birds in downtown Bloomington in the past few weeks. During a panel discussion last week CFC addressed the issue of bird droppings causing problems near the courthouse and surrounding areas. The Maurer school of law and the SPEA building have also …

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Daily Local News – October 22, 2015

The Bloomington City Council passed a resolution last night in support of Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky; The local property management company, CFC Properties, has taken a serious interest in the overpopulation of crows and other birds in downtown Bloomington in the past few weeks; Indiana Governor Mike Pence heard some pushback yesterday afternoon as he was celebrating what …

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Arts Interchange – Zac Little of Saintseneca: To Shake the Ache

Zac Little of Saintseneca

Doug Storm talks to singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Zac Little of Saintseneca, an American folk rock band from Columbus, Ohio, about Apalachia, songwriting, God, the devil, and the Tao of Physics in this Arts Interchange. RELATED Saintseneca: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert CMJ 2013’s 10 Best Discoveries Pop for Misfits MUSIC From Such Things unless otherwise noted. “Daendors” (Dark Arc) “River” …

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EcoReport – October 22, 2015

Climate change is affecting the polar regions of our planet in drastic ways. The Yupik People have lived on St. Lawrence Island, in the Bering Sea between Alaska and Russia, for over 2,000 years. Their subsistence lifestyle from the Bering Sea has been affected by climate change since the early 1970’s. In today’s feature, WFHB’s Bob Kissell interviews a member …

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Yupik People at Risk from Climate Change.

Climate change is affecting the polar regions of our planet in drastic ways. The Yupik People have lived on St. Lawrence Island, in the Bering Sea between Alaska and Russia, for over 2,000 years. Their subsistence lifestyle from the Bering Sea has been affected by climate change since the early 1970’s. In today’s feature, WFHB’s Bob Kissell interviews a member …

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Better Beware! – Beware the BBB?

The Better Business Bureau can be useful – but their business ratings are open to serious criticism. Here’s why you should look elsewhere! Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:01 — 3.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Group to Wear Head Scarves in Solidarity With Attack Victim

A former IU student is facing criminal charges after he allegedly attacked a Muslim woman on Saturday at the Sofra Café in Bloomington. Triceton Bickford could face federal hate crime charges for the attack, during which he is accused of yelling white power and kill them all before strangling the woman and trying to remove her head scarf. 19-year-old Bickford …

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Bloomington P.D. Releases New Information on Murder-Suicide Case

The Bloomington Police Department has released new information on the murder-suicide case involving an IU student late last month. Police believe the perpetrator, Chuanlin Xiao, stabbed the student, Yaolin Wang, to death before hanging himself at an east side apartment complex. Police now say Wang and Xiao met in the spring semester of last year at a community college near …

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Daily Local News – October 21, 2015

The Bloomington Police department has released new information on the murder-suicide case involving an IU student late last month; The Calendar Committee for the Monroe County Community School Corporation has recommended changes that would extend summer vacation for students; Last night the Monroe County Plan Commission adopted a plan for the 2-mile fringe around the city of Bloomington. FEATURE A …

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