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Rabid bat discovered in Adams County

Despite the discovery, the Indiana State Board of Animal Health says residents shouldn’t be alarmed. The agency has provided guidelines on the best ways to avoid contracting the disease.

(WISH Photo/John LeSage)

Indiana State Fair attendance down nearly 20 percent

Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center executive director Cindy Hoye said “this fair we got a glimpse of what a farmer can deal with during a season with less than favorable weather.”