IDOE Awards $50,000 Leesburg Elementary DLI Grant

WARSAW — The Indiana Department of Education has announced this week the grant recipients of the Indiana Dual Language Immersion Pilot Program. Leesburg Elementary has been selected to receive $50,000 in support of creation of a dual language program, which will be implemented in the 2018-2019 school year. … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko The following accidents were investigated by the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department: 10:31 p.m. Thursday, July 20, East CR 900S and South County Farm Road, Warsaw. Drivers: David E. Conley, 40, South CR 600W, Claypool, and Alexander A. Robbins, 19, South CR 600W, Warsaw. Robbins was traveling northbound … Read More

Fribley Sentenced On Theft Charges

WARSAW — A North Webster man was sentenced for theft charges stemming from two separate cases on Thursday, July 20. Kerry Fribley, North Webster, received sentencing for three theft charges. The thefts occurred earlier this year and last fall. According to the affidavit of probable cause, on Tuesday, … Read More

Warsaw Man Sentenced For Involvement In 34 Burglaries And Thefts

WARSAW — A Warsaw man received sentencing for involvement in at least 34 burglaries and thefts that occurred last year. Kurtis Gunkel, Warsaw, plead guilty to four charges of burglary, stemming from two separate cases. Gunkel and Eric Warren Swick, Macy, were arrested for their involvement in the … Read More

Winona Lake Town Council Considers Vacation Of Portion of Hamiliton Boulevard

WINONA LAKE — During the Winona Lake Town Council meeting held Tuesday, July 18, a hearing was held on the vacation of a portion of Hamilton Boulevard. Attorney Stephen Snyder, speaking on behalf of Jean Galliers Trust, filed a motion for a vacation of a portion of Hamilton … Read More

Duenas Charged With Voluntary Manslaughter

WARSAW — A Winona Lake man is now facing a charge of voluntary manslaughter after running over a man after a drug deal went bad in February. On Tuesday, July 18, Daniel Duenas, 2326 East Pierceton Road, Winona Lake, a motion was filed and granted to charge Duenas with voluntary … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 1:52 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, East CR 850S, Pierceton. Driver: Brogan M. Hoover, 19, West CR 75N, Etna Green. Hoover struck a deer. Damage up to $2,500. 5:41 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, North CR 650E and … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following incidents: 10:18 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, 1800 block of Sunset Drive, Warsaw. An individual reported a found bicycle. 2:41 p.m. Monday, July 17, 400 block of South Columbia Street, Warsaw. Daniel Schrader reported a found Huffy bicycle. 5:37 … Read More

Jail Bookings

Kosciusko The following individuals were booked in the Kosciusko County Jail:   … Read More

One Transported By Lutheran Air After Three-Vehicle Accident

LEESBURG — At approximately 4:30 p.m. today, July 18, Leesburg Fire, Lutheran EMS and the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department responded to a three-vehicle accident at the intersection of Armstrong Road and North CR 200E, Leesburg. A helicopter landing zone was set up near Tippy Creek Winery and one … Read More

Milford Public Library News And Events

MILFORD — The following events will take place at the Milford Public Library: BUILD A BETTER WORLD STORY TIMECarol Haab will be reading books about building a better world to attendees during Family Story Time sessions at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., Friday, July 14. Attendees will also create … Read More

North Webster Public Library News And Events

NORTH WEBSTER — The arts come alive for children at North Webster Community Public Library when Stevens Puppets presents the classic fairy tale Sleeping Beauty 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 19. This fully staged production features hand carved beautifully costumed marionettes, colorful scenery and classical music that enchant audiences of … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Warsaw Officers with the Warsaw Police Department investigated the following accidents: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, July 6, 101 Briar Ridge Circle, Warsaw. Drivers: Randy W. Johnson, 46, Briar Ridge Circle, Warsaw, and Vasanth K. Kondala, 31, Briar Ridge Circle, Warsaw. Johnson collided with Kondala as Johnson was backing out … Read More

UPDATE — Two-Vehicle Accident On US 30

WARSAW — At 3:34 p.m. Wednesday, July 5, Warsaw Fire, Warsaw Police and Lutheran EMS responded to a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Commerce Drive and US 30. Taylor Gatchel, 20, Burket Street, Columbia City, had stopped at the stop sign at Commerce Drive and US 30 … Read More