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1,450 Members Attend KREMC Annual Meeting

By KATY BERGER Communications Specialist, KREMC A cold rainy day didn’t keep the crowd of approximately 1,450 Kosciusko REMC members attending the electric cooperative’s 76th Annual Meeting. The primary item on the agenda was the election of directors. William Stump, Jr., Tony Fleming and Dan Tucker were re-elected … Read More


Serenity House Gets Approval For Third Location

    Perception over reality. That was a thought by Rick Keeven, member of the Warsaw Board of Zoning Appeals, of residents in areas where Serenity House has sought to open a third facility. Jeff “Hoss” Smith was before the city’s BZA Monday evening to request a use … Read More

Alexia Guthrie

UPDATE: Missing 11-Year-Old In North Manchester

UPDATE: Within minutes of posting this story, InkFreeNews received notification that Alexia Guthrie was found. We will provide more information in the morning if it becomes available.   The parents and family of Alexia Guthrie, 11, are asking the public to help in locating the 11-year-old who has … Read More

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Grace College Congratulates New Director of Alumni Engagement

By DAVID GROUT Media Relations, Grace College and Seminary This week Grace College welcomes Denny Duncan as the new Director of Alumni Engagement. Duncan is a Grace alumnus who received his Master of Science in Education from Indiana University in 1983. Duncan promoted and nurtured the education of … Read More

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NWS Issues Frost Advisory For Kosciusko County

The National Weather Service has issued a frost advisory for Kosciusko and area counties from 2 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 28. According to the NWS, temperatures are expected to drop into the low to mid 30s tonight. Frost formation is likely once skies clear and winds … Read More


One Injured In Thursday’s US 30 Accident

Jason S. Kratzchmar, 39, West Jackson Street, Mentone, was taken to Kosciusko Community Hospital by Multi-Township EMS after he complained of pain to the neck, following a two-vehicle accident. He also was found to be confused and disoriented. The accident occurred at 3:24 p.m. Thursday, April 23, on … Read More

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North Webster Family Fun Night

By KRISTIN BONNER North Webster Parent Teacher Organization It’s become a yearly tradition for the staff and students and families of North Webster Elementary to celebrate the end of the school year at Paige’s Crossing Fun Center. The PTO hosts this huge event to thank the families who … Read More

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Arrest Made Following Foot Pursuit In Syracuse

BY CHAD HILL, Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department Public Information Officer Officers from several agencies were involved in the foot pursuit and subsequent arrest of a wanted suspect from Whitley County today, in the town of Syracuse. Kosciusko County Drug Task Force units, along with officers from Syracuse, Indiana … Read More

Aaisha Jain

Putting ‘Love In A Sweater’

Just how much love can be put into a sweater? Aarshia Jain, a junior at Warsaw Community High School and member of the Kosciusko Youth Leadership Academy, wants to find out. As a service project for KYLA she developed a project called “Love In A Sweater.” Her mission … Read More

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Two Arrested For Manufacturing Meth

By Chad Hill, Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department Public Information Officer Kosciusko County officers arrested two individuals recently on meth charges after observing them cooking meth outside a residence. Officers from the Kosciusko County Drug Task Force, along with members of the Warsaw Police Narcotics Unit, responded Friday, April … Read More

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Calvary Community Series Continues May 27

  Calvary United Methodist Church, Syracuse, has launched a series of public discussions to enhance awareness of several issues important to Syracuse and the surrounding communities. The meetings will be held at the church, located at 801 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, the fourth Wednesday of the month (May … Read More

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Birthday Celebration Ends In Arrests

A 21st birthday celebration ended up in the arrests of the celebrant and four of his guests Saturday evening. Dylan Whiteford was arrested for contributing to the delinquency of a minor after three individuals were found to be intoxicated and another individual was involved in a property damage … Read More


Plank Arrested For Check Fraud

Justin Forrest Plank, 38, 877 E. Northshore Drive, Syracuse, was arrested on Thursday, April 23 for check fraud. According to a probable cause affidavit of probable cause from the Kosciusko County Prosecutor’s Office, Plank commissioned Hilton Brothers Construction to construct a building for JP Developers, a company owned … Read More

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Diversity Celebrated In Warsaw

  Cool temperatures and rain didn’t keep approximately 50 individuals from attending the second annual Diversity Rally in Warsaw Saturday. But it did cancel the diversity walk from Central Park to the courthouse square and back. Brittany Kusserow, Chris Blackshire-Evansky, Lachelle Tullis, John Bonitati, Devendra Gorhe and members … Read More


One Injured In Accident

Milford Police, Fire Department and Multi-Township EMS were called to a one-vehicle accident this morning on CR 1300N near CR 150N. The male driver of the pick up truck was transported to Kosciusko Community Hospital. According to information at the scene, the truck side-swiped a utility pole and … Read More

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CCF Fashion Show A Success

  Over 100 persons attended the first “The Life, The Love & The Passion of Fashion 2015″ Saturday evening in the event center at Oakwood Resort, Syracuse. This was the first fundraiser of the year for The Cancer Care Fund of Kosciusko County. The evening included hor d’oeuvres, … Read More