Milford Hires a New Building Commissioner

MILFORD — Milford residents concerned about derelict properties may be happy to know the town now has a new building commissioner. At its monthly public meeting Monday, April 10, the council voted to hire Scott Mast to fill the position. “Anything I can do to help,” affirmed Mast, … Read More

Milford Town Council Fines Owners of Abandoned Properties

MILFORD — Abandoned houses and wastewater rate hikes were the primary topics of discussion at the Milford Town Council’s first public meeting of 2017. Ordinance 2017-2, which would raise residents wastewater bill by 16.34 percent, will be up for a public hearing and a vote at next month’s … Read More

Graffiti Found In Milford

MILFORD — There has been a rash of spray painted graffiti in the town of Milford. The locations are various all over town. The individuals have used red and green spray paint. The Milford Police Department is asking residents to report any suspicious person(s) observed during the hours … Read More

Police LIghts

Kosciusko County DUI Taskforce Announces July Schedule

By CRAIG ALLEBACH Coordinator, Town of Winona Lake KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — County and local law enforcement agencies participating in the Kosciusko County DUI Taskforce will continue to conduct roving patrols and sobriety checkpoints during the month of July. This project is made possible through grants received by the Governor’s Council … Read More

Milford Town Hall

Milford Council Holds Lengthy Session

MILFORD — In a three hour session dealing mainly with utilities issues, Milford’s town council also tackled a wide range of issues from possibly closing a railroad crossing to tagging dogs. The following are agenda items addressed at the monthly public meeting held Monday evening, June 13. • … Read More

Closures Due To Milford Fest

MILFORD — Milford Police Department has announced the following streets will be closed in the town for Milford Fest and will remain closed until Sunday, May 30. Thursday, May 26, North Main Street from Catherine Street to Emeline Street. Friday, May 27, Main Street from Catherine Street to … Read More

Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 7:31 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, North CR 800W, south of West CR 640N, Etna Green. Driver: Donna L. Williams, 48, Marrett Drive, Mishawaka. Hit a deer. Damages up to $5,000. William’s complained of chest pain and … Read More

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Phone Scams Reported In Milford Area

MILFORD — Milford Police Department is currently warning residents of active phone scams reported throughout the community. According to a release issued by MPD scammers are currently making phone calls attempting to solicit information for an action of account that an individual has and has not personally requested. … Read More

Milford Man Arrested For Methamphetamine Charges

MILFORD — A Milford man may be facing multiple felony charges after officers connected him to methamphetamine use while serving a warrant to his girlfriend in November 2015. Hugh Arnell Yoder, 50, 13276 N. CR 150E, Milford, was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 7, for two level 6 felony … Read More

Milford Council At A Stalemate On Water Rate Hike

MILFORD – Milford’s Town Council missed President Bob Cockburn at the Monday, Nov. 9, meeting. Cockburn, whose wife was in the hospital, may have been able to break a deadlock between members Dan Cochran and Doug Ruch. At issue was the best way to implement a raise in … Read More

DUI: Taskforce Indiana Sobriety Checkpoint This Weekend

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — The Kosciusko County DUI Taskforce Indiana announces there will be a sobriety checkpoint in the county from 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25 to 2 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 26.

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One Critical, One Serious In Milford Crash

MILFORD — One individual is in critical condition and a second one in serious condition following a motorcycle, horse and buggy accident, west of Milford today, Thursday, Sept. 3.

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Officers Make Arrest For Drug Possession At Waubee Lake

MILFORD — During a routine traffic patrol Thursday afternoon, Milford Town Marshal Rich Miotto noticed some suspicious behavior that led to the arrest of a male subject. While driving past Milford Town Park at Waubee Lake, Miotto said he noticed a car filled with four people and clothing … Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint Friday

County and local law enforcement agencies participating in the Kosciusko County DUI Taskforce will continue to conduct roving patrols and sobriety checkpoints during the month of May 2015.

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Milford Adds New Reserve Officer

Early Thursday morning, Samuel Fowler was sworn in as Milford’s newest reserve police officer by the town’s Clerk-Treasurer Joellen Free. Fowler is a newlywed, having married his wife Erin earlier this month. Following the wedding, the couple moved to Winona Lake from Warsaw. He intends to eventually attend … Read More