Poppy Sales important to local VFW

(NNDC) Annual Poppy Sales is underway and this nice lady was at the Jasper Post Office serving her county again by helping support the local VFW and their projects.  The Poppy sales continue this week and you will see former military people men and women who served their county during some of the most iconic battles in places far, far, […]

Charges Filed in Fatal Accident from 2020

(NNDC) Dubois County- April 19, 2021, the Dubois County Prosecutor filed charges on Joann T. Voelkel due to a months-long investigation by the Indiana State Police in reference to a fatal accident that occurred on October 16, 2020 and claimed the life of Ruth A. Meyer. Voelkel has been charged with one count of Reckless Driving Class A Misdemeanor, and summons […]

Blessing of the Bikes Sunday May 2nd

(NNDC) Saint Joseph Parish in Jasper will host the annual “Blessing of the Bikes” on Sunday, May 2 at 10:30 AM.  All motorcycle enthusiasts are invited to bring their motorcycle and gather on the plaza to the west of the Church.  Father Eugene Schmitt, Pastor of Saint Joseph, will offer a special blessing for safety and well-being for the coming […]

Over 700 pounds of medications properly disposed of at Saturday’s Event in Dubois County

(NNDC) An amazing 396 residents took advantage of Saturday’s opportunity for proper disposal of medications during the rainy spring day, Saturday, April 24. Residents are doing a great job cleaning out those medicine cabinets. Tri-Cap RSVP Director Rachel Trabant states 716 pounds of medications were properly disposed on Saturday. Additionally 15 pounds of cardboard and plastic bags were recycled. Dubois […]

Notes Jokes & Quotes

News Now Dubois County: With all the depressing things going on, News Now offers a little comic relief, interesting facts and inspirational quotes. Enjoy from News now. Please comment if you like this periodic statement. Notes & Facts:  In a remote valley in Sweden, people still speak an ancient dialect of Old Norse, the language of the Vikings. It’s called […]

Indiana Unemployment Report

Indiana (NNDC): Indiana’s unemployment rate stands at 3.9 percent for March, and the national rate is 6.0 percent. The monthly unemployment rate is a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) indicator that reflects the number of unemployed people seeking employment within the prior four weeks as a percentage of the labor force. Indiana’s labor force had a net decrease of 5,895 over the […]

Small Business Update

Indiana (NNDC): Based on responses collected April 5 through April 11, the Small Business Pulse Survey estimates that: 13.3% of U.S. small businesses experienced an increase in operating revenues in the last week, marking the first decrease after 5 consecutive weeks of increases 8.2% of U.S. small businesses experienced an increase in the number of paid employees in the last week. For responses […]