Sanchez Injured In Early Morning Accident

ELKHART COUNTY — Gerardo Sanchez, 24, Milford, was transported to IU Health Goshen following a two-vehicle accident on CR 17 at CR 38 in Elkhart County. The accident occurred at 5:40 a.m. today, Friday, March 18. Elkhart County SHeriff’s Department reports Sanchez was traveling north on CR 17, … Read More


Wilkins To Appeal 15-Year Sentence

WARSAW — He was sentenced to 15 years to the Indiana Department of Corrections this morning for the Dec. 27, 2014, death of Kami Ellis, 27, Nappanee, but Scott Leon Wilkins, 38, has already announced his intention to appeal his conviction and sentence. The accident was on CR … Read More


Marshmallow Madness At Milford Library

By MILFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY STAFF MILFORD — Do you enjoy Mo Willems’ Pigeon books? Be sure to visit the library before March 25 to vote on your favorite peeps version of six popular children’s books. Display No. 3 is “Don’t Let the Peep Drive the Bus,” our take … Read More

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Milford Considers Increasing Tax Revenue

MILFORD — In a nearly three hour public meeting Monday evening, March 14, Milford Town Council mulled the possibility of reestablishing three cumulative funds to higher rates. The move would mean a raise in taxes for Milford property owners, though just how much remains unclear. During a public … Read More


Alejandro L. Lozano

Alejandro L. Lozano, 81, Fort Wayne, formerly of Milford, entered into eternal rest with the Lord March 10, 2016, at Coventry Meadows, Fort Wayne. He was born Oct. 8, 1934, in Edcouch, Texas, to Jose Angel and Romona Linares Lozano as one of 12 children. On April 17, … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incidents: 9 a.m. Friday, March 11, 300 block of South Clay Street, Claypool. Suzzanne Renee Bloom reported a fraud on her bank account. 9:22 a.m. Tuesday, March 7, 2400 block of West Wildwood Trail, Warsaw. Louis J. … Read More


Milford Public Library Display Contest

MILFORD — This is just one of the Peeps on displays in the children’s department at Milford Public Library, North Main Street, Milford, until March 25. Everyone can come in and vote for his/her favorite display once a day until March 25. Votes are a drawing slip to … Read More

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Kosciusko County Court News

Koscisuko County Court New Filing Kosciusko County Court Judgments Small Claims The following small claim has been awarded in Kosciusko Superior Court III, Judge Joe V. Sutton presiding: Warsaw Health System v. Raquel Alcala, Warsaw, $2,231.55 Rodger L. Berry, Warsaw, $1,116.50 Amber Davis, Warsaw, $2,552.09 Allison Foster, Claypool, … Read More

Leona G. Hochstetler

Leona G. Hochstetler

Leona G. Hochstetler, 84, Milford, died at 10:15 p.m. Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Elkhart Hospice House, where she had been a patient since March 3, after a sudden illness. She was born March 3, 1932, in Wyatt, to Robert and Nora (Enders) Kamp. On May 13, 1950, … Read More

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Milford Public Library News And Events

By MILFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY STAFF MILFORD — Milford Public Library will be hosting various activities during the next week: Preschool Winter Story Time Don’t let your children miss out on the last week of winter story time. Join staff as we read and talk about favorite children’s author, … Read More


Aline G. Maddux

Aline G. Maddux, age 86, passed away March 3, 2016, at Golden Living Center in Elkhart. Aline was born Feb. 4, 1930 in Calumet City, Ill., to the late Albert G. and Maxine (Fitch) Wilson. Aline was a hard worker, even into her retirement. In her spare time, … Read More

This Chevrolet mini man collided with a Dodge mini van. (Photos by Deb Patterson)

UPDATE: No Injuries In Feb. 27 Crash

MILFORD — No injuries were reported following a two-vehicle accident at 7:25 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, on North CR 300E, north of East CR 900N, Milford. Nicholas J. LeCount 17, CR 400W, Milford, was southbound on CR 300E in a 1998 Dodge Caravan, just north of CR 900N, … Read More

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Weekend Entertainment

Leesburg Pie Eyed Petey’s 8 p.m. to midnight Friday, March 4, Karaoke. 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, March 5, Dj. Milford Duffy’s Pub and Grub 7 p.m. Thursday, March 3, karaoke. 10 p.m Friday, March 4, DJ. 9 p.m. Saturday, March 5, Gunslinger. 8 p.m. Sunday, March 6, … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, East US 30 west of East Van Ness Road, Pierceton. Driver: Josue R. Ortiz, 38, North Harris Street, Bourbon. Ortiz lost control of his vehicle and it hit several trees and … Read More

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Full-Court Press To Combat Dangerous And Impaired Driving

WARSAW — The Kosciusko County Traffic Safety Partnership announced today, Wednesday, March 2, they will join efforts with over 250 Indiana state and local law enforcement agencies to increase education and enforcement around dangerous and impaired driving. From March 4 through March 27, officers across the state will … Read More

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March Marshmallow Madness At Milford Library

By MILFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY STAFF MILFORD — Celebrate marshmallow madness during March at the Milford library. Beginning Saturday, March 5, vote for your favorite “peep” version of several classic children’s books, including Good Night Peeps, from “Good Night Moon” or Green Eggs and Peep, from “Green Eggs and … Read More