Town Of Winona Lake Appoints Two New Reserve Officers

WINONA LAKE — Two new reserve officers were officially sworn in during the Winona Lake Town Council meeting on Tuesday, March 21. Ben Sanders and Daniel Clemens will bring the total number of reserve officers in Winona Lake up to 11. The officers will be filling two volunteer … Read More

Syracuse Woman Arrested For Driving Drunk, Head Butting Officer

SYRACUSE — A Syracuse woman was being transported after driving drunk when she crawled through the police vehicle’s window cage and headbutted the officer. Kayla Lynn Brown, 25, 4444 E. CR 1300N, Syracuse, is being charged with battery causing bodily injury to law enforcement officers, a level 5 felony, … Read More

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following people were booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Elkhart The following people were booked in the Elkhart County Detention Facility: … Read More

WCS Announces Renaming Of Tiger Den, Hiring Of Chief Analytics Officer

WARSAW — Two large announcements were made at the Warsaw School Board meeting held on Monday, March 20. Teachers Credit Union and Warsaw Community Schools are entering a 10-year naming rights agreement and the corporation has hired a chief analytics officer. The Warsaw Community High School gymnasium has … Read More

Traffic Stop Leads To Two Arrested For Drugs

WARSAW — An officer discovered methamphetamine and narcotics after he conducted a traffic stop on a car with only one working headlight. Noah Miller, 37, 3013 West SR 114 North Manchester, is being charged with possession of meth, a level 6 felony; possession of narcotic, a level 6 felony; and … Read More

Fox Farm Road Low Head Dam To Be Removed

WARSAW — A bid was awarded to remove a small dam along the Tippecanoe River near Fox Farm Road during the Warsaw Board of Works and Safety meeting held on Friday, March 17. City Engineer James Emans presented the information to the board. He explained that the dam was … Read More

BREAKING: Three-Vehicle Accident On Detroit Street

WARSAW — At approximately 4:30 p.m., a three-vehicle accident occurred on Detroit and Jalynn streets right outside of Walmart in Warsaw. Warsaw Police Department, Warsaw-Wayne Fire Department and Lutheran EMS responded to the accident. Initially, both lanes of traffic were blocked due to the accident. As crews work to … Read More

winter weather

Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Friday Morning

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Friday, March 17. Kosciusko, Noble, Marshall, Whitley and Elkhart counties will be under the advisory from 4 until 11 a.m. Light snow is expected to develop late Thursday evening, which will mix with freezing … Read More

Warsaw Graduate Accused Of Killing Husband On Valentine’s Day

MICHIGAN — A Warsaw Community High School graduate and current Michigan resident has been accused of killing her husband on Valentine’s Day, according to multiple Michigan news sources. Deputies from the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office were called to a home in Pavilion Township, Michigan for a double shooting … Read More

Silver Lake Town Hall

Residents Express Concerns About Appearance Of Silver Lake

SILVER LAKE — Most of the Silver Lake Town Council meeting held last night, Wednesday, March 15 was spent on public comments as residents shared concern over the appearance of the town. Resident Joyce Greer has spent the last few weeks visiting various houses in the town and … Read More

HIV Positive Man Uses Fake Identity For Sex, Arrested Third Time

SILVER LAKE — A man was arrested again after he failed to disclose the fact that he was HIV positive to a sexual partner. This is his third arrest for the same crime with different victims since February 2016. Travis Spoor, 37, 10255 South CR 200W, Silver Lake, … Read More

Police Arrest Woman For Theft, Discover Drugs In Body Cavity

WARSAW — A Peru woman was arrested for a theft and officers discovered she was holding drugs inside a body cavity while booking her into the jail. Morgan Boehme, 24, 906 W Main St., Peru, is being charged with possession of methamphetamine, a level 6 felony; possession of two … Read More

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following person was booked in the Kosciusko County Jail: Elkhart The following people were booked in the Elkhart County Detention Facility: Marshall The following people were booked in the Marshall County Jail: … Read More

Warsaw Man Arrested After Receiving Narcotics Through The Mail

WARSAW — A Warsaw man was arrested after he ordered drugs to be sent through the United States Postal Service on at least two occasions. Kristopher Macnak, 28, 503 N Lincoln St., is being charged with possession of a narcotic, a level 6 felony. On Aug. 22, 2016, the Warsaw Police … Read More