Friday Brings 34th Annual Big Wheel Races


Warsaw Parks and Recreation, Warsaw Breakfast Optimist Club and Penguin Point are hosting the 34th annual Big Wheel Race in Warsaw this Friday night. On Aug. 1, registration will begin at 5:45 p.m. and conclude at 6:45 p.m. with the race beginning at 7 p.m. at Center Lake … Read More

KCSD Officers Apprehend Burglary Suspect

(photo provided by the Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department)

Kosciusko County Officers apprehended a burglary suspect Wednesday morning, just north of Leesburg, within 12 minutes of the crime. Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department Deputies were advised of a burglary in progress Wednesday morning at approximately 10:18 a.m., along with a suspect that was fleeing the residence 6008 North, … Read More

Michiana Red Crosses Needing Blood Donations


The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give. Donations through the Red Cross are down approximately 8 percent over the last 11 weeks, resulting in about 80,000 fewer … Read More

UPDATE: Meth Lab Located By WPD

(Photos by John Faulkner)

  UPDATE: A routine traffic stop led to the arrest of four Kosciusko County men Wednesday night in Warsaw. According to a Warsaw Police Department report, at 8:31 p.m. an officer stopped a 2001 Chevy Impala at North Detroit Street and Lake City Highway. Inside the vehicle, the … Read More

Fort Wayne GM Workers Return To Work

GM logo

After missing more than 2 full days of production, workers at the General Motors Fort Wayne Assembly plant are returning to work this afternoon. The company is asking second shift employees to return to the plant. An apparent equipment failure by a supplier is to blame for the … Read More

Stinfer Welcomes Kolbe’s Call For Debate

Michael Stinfer

Michael Stinfer, a Republican running as an Independent on the ballot for Indiana House District 22, will accept any form of debate proposed by a candidate or the community. “I believe open debate is a bedrock of democracy. Brave men and women paid the ultimate sacrifice for this … Read More

Syracuse Native Serving Aboard USS Somerset

Braxton Riley

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Petty Officer 2nd Class Braxton Riley, a native of Syracuse, Ind., and 2008 graduate Wawasee High School, is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Somerset (LPD 25), one of the world’s most modern, networked, survivable and transformational warships. USS Somerset is named in … Read More

Bridge Over Harkless Now Complete

Bill Musser of the Syracuse Town Council stands on the new bridge over Harkless Drive.

Syracuse Town Councilman Bill Musser said the new pedestrian bridge on Harkless Drive in Syracuse is completed. “It’s hard to believe all the walkers, joggers and bikers that use this road on a daily basis, and this will get them off the road and out of traffic,” Musser … Read More