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SILVER ALERT CANCELLATION: Missing LaPorte Man

The Silver Alert issued today on James Allen Blint has been cancelled as of 7:20 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.   A statewide Silver Alert has been declared on the disappearance of a LaPorte man. The LaPorte County Sheriff is investigating the disappearance of James Allen Blint, an adult … Read More

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Newburgh Man Sentenced For Possession Of Sexually Explicit Material Involving Minors

Josh J. Minkler, Acting United States Attorney, announced today Charles M. Prideaux, 47, Evansville, was sentenced to 60 months in prison by Chief U.S. District Judge Richard L. Young for possession of sexually explicit material involving minors. This case was the result of an investigation by the Federal … Read More

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WANTED: Your Favorite Holiday Photos

Ink Free News is asking readers to submit their favorite Christmas photos. We welcome readers’ submissions of funny, sweet, and certainly memorable photos dealing with Christmas.  These photos can include, photos with Santa, catching Santa delivering presents, a child’s or adult’s expression opening Christmas gifts, making delicious Christmas … Read More

(Photo by Deb Patterson)

BREAKING: Accident On US 30 In Warsaw

Emergency personnel are currently responding to an accident located on US 30 in front of Meijer in the eastbound lane. According to Reporter Deb Patterson, two vehicles were confirmed to be involved in the accident with one person transported to Kosciusko Community Hospital for injuries. Traffic is backed … Read More

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BREAKING: Accident On CR 1300N In Milford

Emergency personnel are currently responding to a reported rollover accident located on CR 1300N and CR 100E. Two vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash. No injuries were reported though both drivers were shaken by the incident. The accident will be investigated by the Indiana State Police. Multi-Township … Read More

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BMV Selects New Partner For Motorcycle Training

Don Snemis, Commissioner of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles, announced today the state of Indiana has awarded a four-year contract to the Motorcycle Safety Foundation to provide motorcycle skills testing and training courses through the BMV’s Indiana Motorcycle Operator Safety Education Program. MSF won the contract after … Read More

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Warsaw Police Clarifies Traffic Stop Protocols

Local police departments recently released statements concerning increased patrols in Kosciusko County during the holiday season. New Year’s celebrations are often coupled with alcohol, giving officers everywhere a reason to be extra watchful of drivers during these times. Warsaw Police Department Officer Lt. Kip Schuter spoke on the … Read More

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Liability Insurance, Codification Discussed At Silver Lake Town Council

In what was a short Silver Lake Town Council meeting, the council members discussed such issues as the cost of liability insurance for 2015 and the possibility of codifying the town ordinance archives. The quote  the town received for having someone come in and compile all of the … Read More

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Two Pharmacists Charged With 25 Murders In Seven States Including Indiana

The U.S. Department of Justice announced a 131-count criminal indictment was unsealed today in Boston, Mass., in connection with the 2012 nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak. Barry J. Cadden, owner and head pharmacist of New England Compounding Center and NECC’s supervisory pharmacist Glenn A chin have been charged with … Read More

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OrthoWorx and WLLP Campaign Results

OrthoWorx and Winona Lake Limitless Park Committee recently joined forces in a campaign to purchase equipment for the park. The results of that campaign have been announced. Over $10,000 was raised during the campaign through online crowd funding campaign, local events and a contribution from Orthopedics Capital Foundation. … Read More

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The Warsaw Rotary Club raises $30,000 for The Salvation Army

  The Warsaw Rotary Club held its 49th Annual “Rotary Salvation Army Day” at the club meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 17. Originally the event was called “Brice Phillipson Day” when it was formed in 1965 by Chairman Bruce Howe. “We collected just a little under $1,000 that first … Read More

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Governor Pence Pens Op-Ed

Article by Governor Mike Pence Indiana is on a roll. Unemployment in our state has declined from more than 8 percent when I was elected Governor to 5.7 percent today. We’ve made great progress as a state in recent years. High school graduation rates are up, ISTEP scores … Read More

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Man Wanted in Noble County Caught After Being Pursued by Trooper

By SERGEANT RON GALAVIZ Public Information Office, Indiana State Police-Fort Wayne District 22 A 27-year-old man who was being sought by Noble County authorities was arrested the evening of Dec. 16 after leading an Indiana State Police Trooper on a short vehicle and subsequent foot pursuit. According to Trooper … Read More

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BREAKING: Rollover Accident On SR 13 In Syracuse

Emergency personnel responded to a single vehicle accident located on SR 13 near Harkless Drive in Syracuse. Syracuse EMS, Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department and Syracuse Police Department responded to the scene. The vehicle rolled over as a result of the crash. Medical treatment was refused at the scene. … Read More

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Council Learns Police Have Body Cameras

Syracuse Town Council learned Tuesday evening during its regular monthly meeting the Syracuse Police Department now has 10 body cameras for officers and training began Wednesday (today). Police Chief Tony Ciriello reviewed some of the guidelines for the body cameras, notably they aren’t allowed to be on in … Read More

Firefighters Recognized At Awards Banquet

Several firefighters received recognition Saturday at the Turkey Creek Fire Territory annual awards dinner. Winners and their awards were: Kyle Stamm, Chief’s Award, Airboat Operations; Larry Weaver, Jr., Firefighter of the Year; Quinn Hunter, EMS Member of the Year; Howard Birkel, Officer of the Year; Travis Miller and … Read More