UPDATE: Silver Alert Cancelled

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UPDATE: The Silver Alert for Suzanne La Brash has been cancelled. Brownsburg Police are investigating the disappearance of an adult female from Brownsburg, Ind., which is located approximately 19 miles west of Indianapolis. Suzanne La Brash, 77, is 5’5″ tall, weighs 159 pounds and has ear length grey … Read More

ISP Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs April 26

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On Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Indiana State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. … Read More

BREAKING NEWS: Accident Country Club

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Winona Lake Fire Department is at the scene of an accident in the area of Country Club and CR 400S. Initial reports are one person is in critical condition, another individual has minor injuries. Samaritan air ambulance has been called. Information will be provided when it becomes available. … Read More

Easter Egg Hunts

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Milford and North Webster communities hosted Easter Egg Hunts for youngsters this morning. A good turn out for each event was reported. Shown are a couple photos from the events. … Read More

Breaking News: Rollover on US 30

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Warsaw Fire and paramedics are responding to a accident on US 30 in front of The Car Company. Initial reports indicate one-vehicle has rolled over with injuries. One patient is reported injured. … Read More

Diversity Rally In Warsaw

Diversity Rally steering committee members met to finalize plans for the Saturday, April 26, rally at Fountain Plaza, Central Park, Warsaw. From the left are Linda Francis, Brenda Rigdon, Karen Kusserow and Aimee Platz. Sarah Richardson is not pictured.

The steering committee for the first Diversity Rally met recently to finalize their plans for the upcoming event. When asked why they were involved in organizing this event, the steering committee members had a lot to say. Linda Francis stated, ”I am excited to be part of a … Read More

UPDATE: Police Pursuit Through Warsaw

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Erratic driving caught the attention of a Warsaw Police Officer at approximately 1 p.m. Friday and ultimately led to a high speed pursuit through downtown Warsaw. According to a press release from Warsaw Police Department, an officer attempted to make a traffic stop on a white Plymouth Breeze … Read More

DePuy Sued For Faulty Prosthetic Device

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DuPuy Orthopedics and its parent company, Johnson & Johnson, are being sued by a Michiana woman for faulty prosthetic device. Teresa Consentino is claiming that the Agility Total Ankle System that was implanted in her left leg was defective and caused her significant pain. In August of 2007, … Read More

Warsaw Announces Compost Giveaways, Leaf Pick-Up

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To help celebrate Earth Week, the city of Warsaw Department of Public Works has scheduled compost give-aways for the following Saturdays: April 26, May 3, May 10, May 17 and May 24. The public is invited to bring trailers, dump trucks, pickup trucks and/or small containers between 8 … Read More

Syracuse BZA Approves Fitness Center Variance

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A petition for a variance for Eastlake Athletic Club was approved at the Syracuse Board of Zoning Appeals meeting Thursday. The case was the sole item on the agenda. The club’s co-owner, Jason Evers, requested a variance to allow the change and alteration to a previously granted variance … Read More

Helfers Named Regional Academic All-Star

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Ashley Helfers, a senior at Wawasee High School, was named as one of 36 Indiana Academic All-Star Regional Honorees through a program produced by the Indiana Association of School Principals. Helfers was honored at a banquet April 16 at the Indiana Roof Ballroom in Indianapolis. Academic All-Star distinction … Read More

City Looks To Grants For Sidepaths

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A total of $650,000 is being sought through grants so the city of Warsaw can begin construction on two new bike/pedestrian sidepaths. Both projects are part of the city’s Ride+Walk initiative. The first will be on East Market Street from Argonne Road to Bronson Street. The second, along CR … Read More

Sinkhole Causes City, Railroad Concern

A sinkhole on Hickory Street was found by city workers on Wednesday prompting the B.O.W. to approve emergency status on getting it repaired. Smoke tests will be among the methods used to find where the potential problem may lie. (Photo by Stacey Page)

Sometime late Wednesday afternoon city officials were notified of a potential looming problem along Hickory Street and the Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks. City crews located a sinkhole along the railroad tracks on Hickory Street. To the common person, it simply resembles a large pothole, but stormwater coordinator Theresa … Read More

Higher Calling Leads To Hypnotherapy

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Angie Hernandez never set out to become a hypnotist. She had never been hypnotized. She was not familiar with the legitimacy (or illegitimacy, for that matter) of the trade. She did not know the first place to begin. She also happily owned — and still does own — … Read More

Local Schools Show Graduation Rate Decline

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Yesterday, the Indiana Department of Education released graduation rate data for the 2012-2013 school year. Locally, graduation rates did not fare so well. Out of eight area high schools, only two showed an improvement in overall graduation scores, with the other five showing notable declines and one school … Read More

Judicial Candidates To Share Qualifications, Insights

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The Kosciusko County Bar Association and Warsaw Kosciusko County Chamber of Commerce are presenting a Judicial Candidates Forum. That event will offer all candidates seeking judicial seats an opportunity to tell the public about their qualifications and experiences. The Judicial Candidates Forum will be held in Center Lake … Read More