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Newburgh: Gawking & Burning Banned

New Media Producer: Kerry Corum

Warrick County officials are warning sightseers - they could go to jail for being in the devastated areas.

A state of emergency continues throughout the county, with authorities threatening to ticket or arrest gawkers.

There's also an open burning ban for all of Warrick County, due to the dry conditions.

Both the state of emergency and burning ban are in effect until further notice.

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