Milford Fest is Saturday

The annual Milford Fest is set for Saturday in the small northern Kosciusko County town. The event is sponsored by the Milford Lions Club and local area businesses. Milford Kiwanis Club will have a pancake breakfast from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Milford Community Building. Milford-Van … Read More

Memorial Day Weekend Events Noted

The following activities will be taking place in Kosciusko County for Memorial Day weekend: Leesburg There will be a Memorial Day parade and service, with the parade starting at 10:30 a.m. Participants should be in place by 10:15 a.m. The parade will start on Van Buren Street and travel to Leesburg … Read More

New Information In Bar Fight Case has obtained the probable cause affidavit in the D felony aggravated battery case against Garret Joe Swanson, 28, of Warsaw. Swanson is charged with aggravated battery in an attack on Nicholas Phillips, 28, Warsaw. According to the court document, a witness in the case, Ryan Schultz, told … Read More

Civil Rights Case Filed Against Gentleman’s Club Owner

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Civil Rights Commission Deputy Director Joshua Brewster announced today that the agency has issued a finding that there is probable cause to believe that a former employee of Showgirl One in Fort Wayne was subject to severe verbal and physical sexual harassment by the owner. … Read More

Public Comments Now Require Registration is taking a more active stance in policing public comments. While we support free speech, we do not condone personal attacks, libelous statements or unsubstantiated accusations. To curb what we deem damaging communications, we have installed a log-in process for anyone wanting to leave comments. To register, … Read More

Lift Station, Parking Issues Addressed in Webster

By MARTHA STOELTING Staff Writer [email protected]  North Webster resident J.B. Routh brought up the topic of what the new lift station for the sewer system looks like by his home on Center Street Extension in North Webster at the town’s Tuesday night council meeting. He noted, “We are … Read More

iPod Ticket Dismissed

A Warsaw man says he was only trying to protect himself with new technology that ultimately earned him a traffic citation. Michael Spangler says he was using his iPod Touch as a dash-cam mounted on his front windshield, much like a GPS, when he was pulled over by … Read More

UPDATE: Swanson Waives Hearing

Warsaw Police Det. Steve Adang tells today that the investigation into a May 18 bar fight is continuing. Garrett Joe Swanson, 28, of Warsaw, has preliminarily been charged with class B felony aggravated battery. Swanson was set to appear in Kosciusko County Superior Court 1 at 8:30 … Read More

Former WPD Cop Sentenced to Jail

Warsaw attorney John Barrett tried to argue mitigating factors against a jail sentence for his client, former Warsaw Police officer Tim Whitright, but in the end Kosciusko County Superior Court 1 Judge Duane Huffer ordered Whitright remanded to police custody. Whitright, who was last in court May 1 … Read More

Medtronic 4th Quarter Earnings Increase

MINNEAPOLIS – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended April 27, 2012. The company reported worldwide fourth quarter revenue of $4.297 billion, compared to the $4.167 billion reported in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2011, an increase of … Read More

Explosion Near Silver Lake

Just minutes after 11 p.m. Monday, neighbors in the 5000 block of Warren Avenue, Silver Lake, called 9-1-1- to say they heard what sounded like an explosion. Burket Fire Department and Silver Lake-based LifeMed EMS personnel were immediately dispatched to 5306 Warren Ave. There, they found propane tanks … Read More

Smoke-Free Law To Be Explained

Your business may already be smoke-free, however, if it isn’t, there’s a lot you should know before the Smoke-Free Law goes into effect on July 1. Warsaw Kosciusko County Chamber of Commerce, Syracuse/Wawasee Chamber of Commerce, K21 Health Foundation, and the Kosciusko/Wabash County Tobacco Free Coalition have teamed … Read More