Indian River County

8:34 am
Fri October 11, 2013

"Waste Watch" has Waste Management workers keeping an eye on the community.

Indian River County now joins neighboring counties in the effort.

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12:57 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Indian River County has a pet-friendly emergency shelter.

Find out about pet-friendly shelters in your area here.

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1:46 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

Local couple trapped otters to raise household cash

Indian River County native Edna MacPherson and her late husband shipped otter skins to Northern markets, where they were made into coats and hats. They made enough money that way to buy a couple of appliances for their home and pay for a power hook-up from Vero Beach.

9:34 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

Woman Says Farm Life Helped Prepare Her for Nursing Career

Melba Campbell says slaughtering pigs taught her not to be afraid of the sight of  blood or "messy things."     

12:00 am
Tue December 20, 2011

Family hiked Florida's sand ridge in search of 'perfect' Christmas tree

That was before Northern fir trees were available locally. Indian River County native Stan Tippin remembers sand pines instead.