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Located about halfway between Evansville, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky, Dubois County provides ready access to major markets via state and interstate highways, air, and rail while still maintaining the elbow space needed to conduct business comfortably. With a manufacturing sector that employs 12,000 workers, a lively retail community, and a first-class health care facility, Dubois County has quietly served as an important regional focal point in south-central Indiana.

A Stellar City: Huntingburg wins honor

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By JONATHAN STREETMAN
Herald Staff Writer

The long wait is over and it's stellar news for the City of Huntingburg.

Photos by Mark Felix/Special To The Herald
Huntingburg Mayor Denny Spinner, right, hugged Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann after Huntingburg was honored this morning as one of two Stellar Communities winners at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis. Huntingburg and Wabash, a city southwest of Fort Wayne, were picked from a pool of six finalists.

Announced this morning at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis, Huntingburg has been named one of two winners of the Stellar Communities honor. The other city to earn the designation this year is Wabash, southwest of Fort Wayne. The champions were pared from a group of six finalists that also included Decatur, Marion, Mount Vernon and Nashville.

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