ISP Unveils Electronic Firearms Application Process

Today, the Indiana State Police unveiled a new electronic firearms application process that will be in effect beginning Oct. 1. The new process will remove the “paper” application and after Oct. 1 only electronic applications will be accepted. Firearms permits issued after Oct. 1 will also be hard … Read More


FBI Adds Animal Cruelty To National Crime Report

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James B. Comey officially announced a historic change in the identification and reporting of animal cruelty crime statistics. The FBI will now report animal cruelty crimes as a separate offense under the agency’s Uniform Crime Report (UCR) Program, the prime source of … Read More

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UPDATE: Accident On Packerton Road

UPDATE: According to a report from the Winona Lake Police Department, at 5:11 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17, Joyce M. Destefano, 60, Patty Place, Fort Wayne, attempted to turn north from 225 South onto Packerton Road in Winona Lake. In doing so, she pulled into the path of … Read More

Democrats Urge For Movement On Women’s Issues

Today, Indiana Democratic Party Vice Chair Cordelia Lewis-Burks joined with local candidates on another stop of the “We Can Do Better” tour. Accompanying her at Sweeney Hayes, LLC, a woman-owned law firm in downtown Indianapolis, was J.D. Ford, Candidate for State Senate District 29, and Debra Jenkins, candidate … Read More

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Marlin Stutzman Honored For Service

U.S. Congressman Marlin Stutzman issued the following statement after receiving awards from the NFIB, National Taxpayers Union’s, and Competitive Enterprise Institute for his work fighting for regulatory relief and lower taxes. “The NFIB, National Taxpayers Union, and Competitive Enterprise Institute are terrific organizations that provide an important voice … Read More

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New Child Care Center Opening In Warsaw

Rainbow Child Care Center, the operator of over 90 early education and child care centers throughout the United States, is proud to be expanding its Indiana operations with the opening of a new school in Warsaw. The Warsaw location will mark the opening of the company’s 12th school … Read More

Intern At 2015 Legislative Session

Intern At 2015 Legislative Session

  The Indiana House of Representatives is now accepting intern applications for the 2015 Indiana Legislative Session. This paid internship gives college students and recent graduates the opportunity to be a part of Indiana’s legislative process by working directly with state representatives to issue press releases, handle constituent … Read More

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Final Public Hearing on Winona Lake Budget

Since Winona Lake Town Council’s meeting in August, the council has submitted its proposed 2015 budget to Kosciusko County Council and advertised it for two consecutive weeks. At the Sept. 17 council meeting, a public hearing on the budget was held. Council and public alike seemed to have … Read More

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Wounded Warriors Stop In Milford

Milford Elementary School had a dozen unique visitors this morning. Twelve wounded American veterans stopped by at 8:30 a.m. as part of the “Wish For Our Heroes” program. The group of American heroes started their morning’s journey in Warsaw on their way to Notre Dame. This was part … Read More


Town Council Approves Budget On First Reading

Syracuse Town Council approved the 2015 budget on first reading during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday night. The estimated budget will be $3,498,227 with the estimated funds to be raised being $1,739,783. The budget is under maximum levy by $107,967. Sharon Fowler asked why there was no building … Read More

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North Webster Town Council Decreasing Budget

Trying to offset loss of property valuation of $1.195 million in the town limits, the 2015 North Webster budget is decreasing town expenditures by $51,604 from 2014. North Webster Town Council heard the first reading of the budget at its monthly meeting Tuesday evening at the North Webster … Read More

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Harkless Bridge Able To Handle Pedestrian Traffic

A need to provide safe and direct access to town, in a north or south direction, via a pedestrian walkway led to a pedestrian bridge being installed on Harkless Drive in Syracuse. The bridge and walkway were the culmination of two years research and cost analysis/estimates to best … Read More

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Social Security To Resume Mailing Statements

Carolyn W. Colvin, acting commissioner of Social Security, Tuesday announced the agency will resume the periodic mailing of Social Security Statements – once every five years for most workers – while encouraging everyone to create a secure my Social Security account to immediately access their Statement online, anytime. … Read More


Warsaw Woman Serious After Stabbing

[UPDATE: Abundo Capulin Lozano, the suspect involved in the alleged stabbing last evening in Kosciusko County, has been located. Lozano was taken into custody on the Ohio Turnpike in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, near the city of Cleveland by the Ohio State Highway Patrol just before 11 p.m. Lozano was reportedly … Read More