LCS Aim To Claim National Title


The USA Water Ski Division II National Ski Show Competition will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 2-3 at Hidden Lake in Warsaw. Opening ceremonies begin at 8 a.m. each day. Individual’s competition will run first on Saturday. The categories for Individuals will be Swivel ski, Adagio doubles, Team … Read More

UPDATE: No Foul Play In Infant’s Death


The Kosciusko County Coroner’s Office, in conjunction with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department, have completed an investigation into the death of 13-month-old Emily R. Smith and found the baby died of natural causes. An autopsy was performed on the girl at Kosciusko Community Hospital on Wednesday. Smith was found unresponsive … Read More

WLFD Postpones Celebration To Help Brothers


In honor of Warsaw firefighter Joshua Engler who tragically lost his son earlier this week, the Winona Lake Volunteer Fire Department is postponing its 100th anniversary celebration. Instead of celebrating, the WLFD volunteers will staff the Warsaw-Wayne Township Fire Territory so all WWFT firefighters can attend the funeral … Read More

Free Carbon Monoxide Detectors Available


Those in the Syracuse area can protect themselves and their families against the dangers of carbon monoxide by swinging by Turkey Creek Township Fire Department’s station one or two, where firefighters are distributing free carbon monoxide detectors. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s website,, “About … Read More

First Friday Warsaw Returns in August

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The monthly First Friday celebration took the Fourth of July off, but it’s returning in August with one of its best events yet. The theme for First Friday August is “Art in Action.” Stages will be setup downtown on Center Street and Market Street. On the Center Street … Read More

Memorial Fund For Kurt Engler


Friends and family members of Kurt Engler have come together to establish a memorial fund for the boy who was tragically killed Monday night. (See related) Local attorney Patti Taylor is unofficially acting as the family’s spokesperson and says first and foremost, the family wants Richard Riedel of Mentone … Read More

Sex Offender Re-arrested For Child Solicitation

Robert Loren Northrop

A 44-year-old Michigan man with a previous sex crime conviction was arrested Tuesday on charges of attempting to solicit a 10-year-old North Webster girl for sex. Robert Loren Northrop, 44, of Niles, Mich., was reported to have found the girl through a “friends chat” application. He asked her … Read More

Yet Another Dangerous Task In Sight [VIDEO]

John Burkett, Mark Nolan and Tommy Danger stand at the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro in Tanzania after reaching the summit of the first of seven mountains.

SEATTLE – Tommy Danger is at it again, and still with good intentions. Continuing to fight for a cure for cystic fibrosis, Tommy Locklin, aka Tommy Danger, is headed to his second mountain as part of the More Than Just Mountains campaign. The initiative, which takes Danger’s group … Read More