2017 Polar Plunge Participants Enjoy Unseasonably Warm Weather

WARSAW — Participants in the 2017 Polar Plunge enjoyed unseasonably warm weather today, Feb. 18, with sunny skies and temps in the mid 60’s. Water temperature was reported as being in the 40’s. The annual event was held at the pavilion at Center Lake Park, 119 E. Canal … Read More

2017 Indiana State Fire Marshal Leadership Seminar Being Held In Warsaw Today

WARSAW — Warsaw was chosen as one of the locations to host the 2017 Indiana State Fire Marshal Leadership Seminar. The seminar is being held today, Feb. 18, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Kosciusko County Justice Building on Lake Street. Fire chiefs will learn about … Read More

BREAKING — Garage Fire In North Winds Subdivision

WARSAW — At approximately 8 p.m., Feb. 17, emergency personnel responded to a report of a fire in North Winds subdivision that initially started in a garage. Warsaw Fire Department, Leesburg Fire Department and Lutheran EMS were on scene. No further information is available at this time. … Read More

UPDATE: More Information Released From Milford’s Tanker Accident

MILFORD — More details have been released from an accident that caused the Milford Fire Department to lose one of its tankers on Tuesday, Feb. 14. At approximately 12:38 p.m. Milford Firefighter Troy Haines, 49, was driving the department’s 3,000 gallon tanker southbound on Main Street in Milford with … Read More

Women In Work Release Program Move From Jail To Work Release Center

WARSAW — Women in the Kosciusko County Work Release Program will be moving from their current residence at the jail to the men’s work release center off of Center Street. The move is scheduled to occur tentatively the beginning of March. Men on work release have been residing in … Read More

North Webster OKs Zoning Change

NORTH WEBSTER — North Webster Town Council approved a change of zoning for two properties during its monthly meeting Tuesday, Feb. 14. The properties in question are located at 303 S. Main St. and 103 E. South St., and owned by Ralph W. and Alice E. Luce.

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School Corporation Grades Itself Board Hears

SYRACUSE — Each year the Indiana Department of Education assigns letter grades to public schools in the state. For the most part, the grades assigned are based on ISTEP+ results and growth.

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Kosciusko County Coroner Ciriello Appointed To Funeral Services Education Board

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Kosciusko County Coroner Tony Ciriello has been appointed as a coroner representative to the Vincennes University Funeral Services Education Board. The College of Health Sciences and Human Performance at Vincennes University run the School of Funeral Services. Faculty Chair Russell Ort and Adjunct Professor Katie … Read More

Lakeland Sewer Finalizing Project Within .07 Percent of Budget

NORTH WEBSTER — Thanks to the work of numerous contractors, board members, DLZ project engineers and local homeowners, Lakeland Regional Sewer District is expecting to complete the $29 million sewer project just $15,000 over budget, a .07 percent change.

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Dues, Directory And Dinner Dominate Discussion

NORTH WEBSTER — “To be listed in the North Webster Community Guide for free, chamber dues must be paid by Wednesday, Feb. 15,” stated North Webster-Tippecanoe Township Chamber of Commerce President Sue Ward, Sue’s Creations. An email blast was to be sent Tuesday, Feb. 14, as a final reminder she explained to those in attendance at the meeting Monday, Feb. 13.

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Leesburg Town Council Members Flush Out Toilet Issues

LEESBURG —  Most of the discussion at the Feb. 13 Leesburg town council meeting centered around the elementary school. Derek Tenney, Tenney & Sons Inc, advised council members of a situation with the toilets at Leesburg Elementary School. Some of the toilet valves are sticking, causing the toilets to … Read More

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Milford Council Raises Wastewater Rates

MILFORD — Milford residents will see a 16 percent increase in their wastewater bills to be implemented in two phases during the course of the next year. The wastewater rate ordinance was passed at the monthly meeting of the Milford Town Council held Monday, Feb. 13. The increase … Read More