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Columbus, Indiana is located in Bartholomew County. Zip codes in Columbus, IN include 47202, 47201, and 47203. The median home price in Columbus is $183,000 which is roughly $87/per square foot. More Columbus information.

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8 min ago | The Republic

Contracting company hits gas line

Thirty-seven Quail Run residents lost gas service Thursday after a contracting company damaged a 2-inch gas line, Columbus firefighters said.

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4 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

Agencya s future on line in tax-exemption fight

A decision is expected in the next 30 days from the Indiana Tax Court to settle a seven-year dispute that could have repercussions for a local nonprofit and the types of affordable housing clients it serves.

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5 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

Police: Columbus woman texted 911 during domestic disturbance

A Columbus woman used the new "text to 911" service to call for help during a domestic disturbance early Thursday morning, according to 24-Hour News 8's partners, The Columbus Republic.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Republic

Column: Members of flying gunships deserve high praise

Close to a half-century later, the men of the flying gunships are getting some of the respect they earned in the skies over Vietnam.

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The Republic

Authorities say shovel violence leads to arrest

Columbus police responding to a domestic disturbance in the 3700 block of Ironwood Drive said they arrived to find a woman hitting her father's vehicle with a shovel and yelling profanities at officers and neighbors.

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The Republic

2-year-old hospitalized after being found in pool

Bartholomew County Sheriff's officers are investigating the near drowning of a 2-year-old Columbus girl who was found unresponsive in a pool at 5162 Willa Way at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday.

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WANE-TV Fort Wayne

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Police in Columbus say a postal worker who pepper-sprayed a dog in an attempt to prevent an attack was taken to the emergency room after he was hit repeatedly by the dog's owner.

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The Republic

City offers cost-sharing program to repair sidewalks, curbs

The city will work with Columbus homeowners to share the cost of replacing crumbling sidewalks and for the first time, will also include curb repairs.

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The Republic

OPINION: Column: For true diversity, we must be willing to accept beliefs different from our own

A recent conversation with a buddy reached a point of consensus about the juncture at which Columbus finds itself: It no longer does the common-vision-under-strong-leadership thing in the way that set it apart for so much of the 20th century.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Tribune

Cummings-Edwards family reunion upcoming

The 107th Cummings-Edwards family reunion will be at 11a a.m. Saturday at Ceraland, just off State Road 46 and U.S. 31 in Columbus.

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The Republic

Columbus North 40th class reunion planned in August

The reunion will be from 7 to 11a p.m. at the Garage Pub and Grill, 308 Fourth St. in downtown Columbus.

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The Republic

Dog owner accused of striking mail carrier after pet is pepper-sprayed

A postal worker who pepper-sprayed a dog in attempt to prevent an attack was taken to the emergency room after the canine's owner was accused of repeatedly striking him, police said.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Investor's Business Daily

Cummins Q2 Revenue, Profit Climb, Guidance Misses

Cummins also raised its full-year 2014 revenue guidance to 8%-11% growth, which equates to $18.7 billion to $19.2 billion, up from its prior outlook for 6%-10%.

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The Republic

Columbus police arrest six after serving warrant

Columbus police arrested six people in an apartment in the 1000 block of Kelli Drive Sunday after an anonymous report of a narcotics odor coming from a home.

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Transport Topics

Cummins' Second Quarter Income Rises on Higher North America Sales

Columbus, Indiana-based Cummins reported net income rose to $446 million, or $2.43 a share, from $414 million, or $2.20, a year ago.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Republic

High-schoolers with disabilities attend leadership forum in Indy

Twenty-five high school students from across the state, including Kaleigh Goode and Rico Lewis, both of Columbus, attended the first Indiana Youth Leadership Forum on July 21 in Indianapolis.

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The Republic

Local Police & Fire

Erich Michael Lee, 41, 385 Parkway Drive, Columbus, two Bartholomew County warrants and illegal possession of a syringe, 4:41a p.m., by the Columbus Police Department, held in lieu of Amber Dawn Morgan, 28, 2797 Scotland Drive, Columbus, probation violation, 4:52a p.m., by the Bartholomew County Probation Department, no bond.

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Daily Kos

Same-Sex Marriage Celebration in Indiana

My cousin Alexa Lemley, on the right in the picture, and her longtime life and business partner Samantha Aulick just got married.

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The Republic

One dead after accident in county

A 38-year-old Columbus man was killed in a single-vehicle accident early this morning at 250W and 500N, according to the Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Republic

Fresh take: Graziella Bush

Selling her produce at the Columbus City Farmers Market under her own name, Graziella Bush is one of the old guard of Columbus farmers markets.

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