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Daily Local News – August 15th 2013


Hundreds of new parking meters were activated Monday in Bloomington’s central business district and so far downtown business owners and their customers seem to be taking the change in stride; Tonight at the Bluebird Bar, nine Bloomington residents will share ideas that inspire them for the year’s first Ignite Btown event; Starting tomorrow, the Indiana State Police will be cracking down on impaired drivers statewide; Researchers from the Indiana State Department of Health have found West Nile virus present in mosquitos in Monroe and Morgan Counties

MRF Stalls Solid Waste Management Budget
The Monroe County Solid Management District board of directors are currently meeting with their citizens advisory committee to review the budget passed last week by the board. Board member Cheryl Munson will be rescinding her favorable vote due to controversial procedural issues that came up in last weeks meeting. WFHB news director Alycin Bektesh investigates the controversy – here in today’s WFHB feature exclusive.

Not everyone can have a glamorous, well-paying job.  Most of us, at some point in our lives, have been paid to do something we hated doing.  Inspired by the approaching Labor Day weekend, we hit the streets to ask YOU about the worst job you’ve ever had and why it was so bad.

Anchors: Kat Carlton, Scott Weddle
Today’s headlines were written by Mike Glab and Kat Carlton,
Our feature was produced by Alycin bektesh
Voices in the Street was produced by Kelly Wherley
Our engineer is Sarah Hettrick
Executive Producer is Alycin Bektesh

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