State Officials Supporting Those Who Quit Smoking

(UNDATED) – Indiana’s State Health Commissioner, Dr. Kristina Box, says she believes the pain of quitting smoking is worth it for your health and for…

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Blue Water Navy Veterans Now Eligible for Agent Orange Exposure Benefits

(BEDFORD) – Bedford Veterans Affair Officer Brad Bough addressed the Lawrence County Commissioners Tuesday morning saying the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is preparing to…

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Hundreds of Cyclists to Ride Up to 100 Miles to Raise Money to Support People Affected by Multiple Sclerosis

(INDIANAPOLIS) — More than 200 cyclists are setting out to raise $150,000 to make a difference in the lives of nearly 1 million people living with…

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Officials say Doctor’s Wife Mishandled Vaccines, caused Outbreak in Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio

(MOUNT STERLING) — The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure says a Mount Sterling doctor allowed his unlicensed wife to mishandle vaccines, causing an infection outbreak…

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FDA Releases Educational Food Safety Posters for Retail Food Employees Focusing on the Importance of Date Marking and Adequate Cooking Temperatures

(WASHINGTON) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s National Retail Food Team has released new posters that focus on proper holding practices for cold prepared…

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Salads and Sandwiches Sold at Target, Fresh Market, Recalled Over Listeria Concerns

(UNDATED) – The Fresh Market and Target are recalling some of their salads and sandwiches due to a potential listeria contamination, according to the U.S. Food…

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Ragu Recalls Sauces Over Concerns of Plastic Contamination

(UNDATED) – Mizkan America, the company that makes Ragu, announced a recall of several kinds of sauce, citing concerns that some were contaminated with fragments…

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Updated: Heat Wave Cooling Centers In Mitchell, Bloomington and Bloomfield

(BEDFORD) – The highest heat index reported in the Southern Indiana area was reported in Bedford with a heat index reported at 114 degrees. The…

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Lawrence Co. Cooling Centers Could Be Opened On Request

(LAWRENCE COUNTY) – According to Lawrence County Emergency Management Director Valarie Luchauer, there are not any cooling centers opened in Lawrence County at this time….

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Bedford Parks Department Seeks Bids For Lawnmowers

(BEDFORD) – Bedford Parks Department received two bids for the purchase of two lawn mowers. The first bidder was from Reynolds, with a 60 month…

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