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  1. Ex-banker gets 5-year sentence for stealing customersa moneyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 10 | The Tribune

    A former assistant manager at a central Indiana bank has been sentenced to five years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from depositors' accounts. Sixty-five-year-old Diane Renee Bizzell said during Monday's sentencing that she stole the money from customers at a First Merchants Bank in Muncie after becoming addicted to playing the slot machines at the Hoosier Park Racing & Casino in Anderson.

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  2. Time to quit building business incubatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Tribune

    Entrepreneur is a funny French word that describes the men and women who serve as the spark to economic activity. Without entrepreneurs the economy simply doesn't grow, so the activity of entrepreneurs has long been of interest to researchers, and there is an abundance of public policies designed to increase the share of people who behave like entrepreneurs and influence where they locate.

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    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Tribune

    A Muncie man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for allegedly trying to run down two police officers with his car. A Delaware County judge sentenced 49-year-old Charles Kevin Dinkins on Monday, two months after he was convicted of attempted aggravated battery, criminal recklessness, resisting law enforcement and leaving the scene of an accident.

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  4. Teachers in Muncie agree to repay $700,000 for insuranceRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Tribune

    Teachers in a central Indiana community have agreed to repay the school district about $700,000 for underpayment of health insurance premiums over the two previous school years. The Star Press reports teachers at the deficit-ridden Muncie Community Schools have entered an agreement allowing the reimbursements to be paid over 18 pay periods.

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  5. Former Indiana bailiff sues sheriff over his firingRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2017 | The Tribune

    A former central Indiana bailiff is suing the county's sheriff, alleging that he was fired because he planned to run for sheriff. Vernon Jackson had been a security officer at the Delaware County Building in Muncie for about a decade before his firing last year.

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  6. Muncie schools must make up days canceled over bus troublesRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | The Tribune

    Students in the Muncie Community Schools will have to make up the two days of classes that were canceled last month because of widespread bus transportation troubles. District Superintendent Steve Baule tells The Star Press that the Indiana Department of Education denied a request for a waiver to not make up those days.

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  7. 2 retirees banned from Muncie schools settle with districtRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | The Tribune

    Two retired educators who sued Muncie Community Schools for banning them from school property after they criticized the district have reached settlements lifting the ban and awarding each of them $15,000. School board members approved the settlements Tuesday with retired teacher Kay Rankin and retired principal Mike Ryan.

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  8. Indiana sheriff fighting ex-inmatea s $1.8M hospital billRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Tribune

    An Indiana sheriff says he'll fight a $1.8 million bill for a former jail inmate's four-month hospital stay. The payment demand from IU Health is for a Delaware County Jail inmate who it says was diagnosed with septic shock and was intubated because of respiratory distress.

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  9. Muncie teen who killed moma s abuser unlikely to face chargesRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Tribune

    A prosecutor says a 16-year-old Muncie youth likely won't face charges after fatally stabbing a man who was abusing his mother. Chief Deputy Delaware County Prosecutor Zach Craig said Thursday that evidence in the case and interviews point toward "a valid case of self-defense."

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  10. Doctors treat central Indiana toddler with Narcan after ODRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Tribune

    Police say doctors treated a central Indiana toddler with the overdose reversal drug Narcan after he apparently ingested opiates that he found. Police say the Yorktown 16-month-old arrived at an emergency room Wednesday night in critical condition but his condition improved after receiving the Narcan.

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  11. Classes resuming in Muncie after bus problems addressedRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | The Tribune

    A central Indiana school district says it has resolved problems with bus transportation that prompted the cancellation of two days of school last week. Classes resume Monday in the Muncie Community Schools district with some adjustments in the daily schedule for elementary students.

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  12. The Latest: Bus problems shutting Muncie schools a 2nd dayRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Tribune

    MUNCIE, Ind. - The Latest on bus problems forcing the cancellation of classes in the Muncie Community Schools : Superintendent Steve Baule issued a statement Thursday saying classes will be again canceled on Friday to give its new busing company, its bus route coordinator, the district's emergency management team and state officials the weekend time to correct problems that emerged on the first day of classes.

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  13. Bus transportation problems shut Muncie schools for dayRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Tribune

    Problems with bus transportation on the first day of school in a central Indiana school district have prompted officials to cancel classes for a day. Muncie Community Schools says in a statement that schools are closed Thursday as staff, the district's new transportation company and others review transportation plans.

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  14. Bizarre Foods host on new show, travel tips, addiction hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | The Tribune

    He says he's known as "fat guy runs around world, eats bugs," but adds, "I don't think I've eaten a bug or an organ in 'Bizarre Foods' in years." "I purposely set out to make a show that's entertaining," he said.

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  15. Indiana fish farma s new owner plans restarting productionRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Tribune

    The Star Press reports Maynard, Massachusetts-based AquaBounty Technologies bought the Bell Aquaculture facility near the Delaware County town of Albany for $14 million. AquaBounty spokesman Dave Conley says the last Bell-raised fish were harvested before the sale closed.

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  16. T. Rex sculpture outside shuttered school finds new homeRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Tribune

    A two-story-tall dinosaur sculpture that's long loomed over a central Indiana school is getting a new home now that the school has closed its doors. Muncie city crews plan to move the steel-framed, concrete-coated Tyrannosaurus Rex sculpture to the city's Heekin Park using a crane.

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  17. Muncie man shot by police convicted of multiple chargesRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Tribune

    A Muncie man has been convicted on multiple charges after he allegedly tried to run down two police officers with his car following a crash. The Star Press reports a Delaware County jury deliberated about 90 minutes Tuesday before convicting 48-year-old Charles Dinkins of attempted aggravated battery, criminal recklessness, resisting law enforcement and leaving the scene of the accident.

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  18. Muncie mulls costly repairs to bridgea s rusty handrailsRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Tribune

    A pedestrian walkway with handrails that began rusting soon after they were installed may cost a central Indiana city hundreds of thousands of dollars to repair. When Muncie's Fallen Heroes Bridge was upgraded in 2005, a pedestrian walkway with black handrails was added over the White River span.

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  19. Dozens of animals seized from farm in central IndianaRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | The Tribune

    Authorities say they've seized dozens of animals from a central Indiana farm where numerous animal carcasses also were found. Muncie Animal Care and Services officials went to the rural Daleville property Monday to investigate animal welfare, The Star Press reported.

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  20. Man killed when riding lawnmower rolls over into creekRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Tribune

    The Star Press reports that Jeffery Foster was mowing on his property in Daleville Sunday afternoon when the mower tipped. The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering.

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