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Google Offers Trekker Camera Rig to Record Trail Systems

A 50-pound, 15-lens Google Trekker backpack camera is on loan to Brown County this fall, and the Convention and Visitors Bureau has a long list of volunteers to wear it on hiking trails, including around Yellowood Lake. According to the Herald-Times, Bloomington officials loaned the camera this summer, capturing footage on local trails and the B-Line – and now that …

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Daily Local News – September 5, 2016

Native Americans from around the country continue to protest in North Dakota today, in opposition to an oil pipeline they say threatens a major water supply; Despite attempts by Governor Mike Pence and conservative groups to block the entry of Syrian refugees, they continue to settle in Indiana; On Friday, Monroe County Commissioners declined to accept the county treasurer’s monthly …

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Brown County Commissioner Special Joint Meeting

In response to citizen concerns regarding Brown County Administrator Michael Thompson, there will be a special joint meeting of the Brown County Commissioners and the Brown County Council next Thursday, October 9th. This week’s edition of the Brown County Democrat reports that a group of about 70 citizens met at the library to hear a report about the county’s finances …

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Weather Delays for Feb. 11


Delays Brown County School Corporation on a two-hour delay. Mitchell Community Schools on a two-hour delay. Monroe County Community School Corporation on a two-hour delay. North Lawrence Community Schools on a two-hour delay. Richland-Bean Blossom Community School Corporation schools on a two-hour delay. Spencer-Owen Community Schools on a two-hour delay. St. Mark’s United Methodist Church on a 1 1/2 hour …

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Brown County Hour – Episode 23

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The Brown County Hour comes to you from the legendary Hills o’ Brown where the plum purple haze, the one nature herself drapes in the hills and hollers, inspires local characters, artists, and nature lovers.  It’s as though the hills themselves conspired to create a beauty and a culture in the heart of Indiana.  Sit for a spell and hear …

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Brown County State Park To Host Photography Workshop

Brown County State Park is offering a workshop for photographers on October 19th. Gary Moore will teach some of the tips and techniques he used to document landscapes in his photo book called Brown County Mornings. Park Naturalist Jim Eagleman says the workshop is open to all photographers, including novices. “It will start with a 7:30 a.m. Lake Straw visit. …

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