A small fire was found at  Brook Manufacturing with the building containing smoke. (Photo by Deb Patterson)

BREAKING: Small Fire At Brock Manufacturing

MILFORD — Milford Fire Department is at Brock Manufacturing, SR 15, Milford, where a small fire was quickly extinguished on the west side of the plant. The fire department was called at approximately 12:30 a.m. after several automatic fire alarms were activated. Firefighters found the small fire which … Read More

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Milford Public Library News And Events

By MILFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY STAFF MILFORD — Upcoming programs and events at Milford Public Library: Spring Break Crafts It’s finally Spring break. Come into the library for a fun spring craft every single day this week. These crafts will be available during our regular business hours all week. Monday, April … Read More

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Area Accident Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following accidents: 9:17 p.m. Friday, April 1, South County Farm Road and East CR 600S, Warsaw. Driver: Nicholas M. Parker, 27, East CR 600S, Warsaw. Hit deer. Damage up to $10,000. 6:28 p.m. Friday, April 1, West SR … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incident: 1:49 p.m. Saturday, March 26, 11600 block of North Black Point Road, Syracuse. Cathy J. Heckaman reported a dog bite. Milford 12:17 p.m. Friday, April 1, 1200 block of East Beer Road, Milford. Jessica Gonzalez reported an … 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: Stress and Your Health Program Everyone experiences stress in their lives. Learning how to deal with stress and minimize its effects on your health is very important for a … Read More

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Lots Of Easter Egg Hunts Saturday

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — In order to get ready for the season, InkFreeNews has compiled a list of Easter egg hunts planned around Kosciusko County. We will be updating this list as announcements come to our attention. Mentone Saturday, March 26 — Mentone’s Easter egg hunt will begin at … Read More

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Sharon A. Ermi

Sharon A. Ermi, 71, Milford, died at 2:16 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw. She was born Jan. 12, 1944, in Milwaukee, Wis. to Stanley B. and Margaret (Engelke) Olkowski Helms Nisiewicz. She was a Milford resident for the last fifteen years, moving from … Read More

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Marshmallow Madness At Milford Library

By MALEA VANLANINGHAM Part Time Library Assistant, Milford Public Library MILFORD — Where are the wild peeps? In the Milford Library Children’s department. Come in and see our peep version of “Where the Wild Things Are,” by Maurice Sendak. Vote for your favorite peeps version of popular children’s … Read More

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Area Police Reports

Kosciusko Officers with the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department investigated the following incident: 8:56 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, 9600 block of South SR 15, Silver Lake. Felimon Velazquez reported theft of cash from Manns Country Kitchen. Milford Officers with the Milford Police Department investigated the following incident: Emily Tackett … Read More

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Caregiver Workshops Offered In Milford

MILFORD — Lunch & Learn: Education Programs for Caregivers of Older Adults is a workshop sponsored by REAL Services, Inc. and Alzheimer’s Services & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana, a division of REAL Services, Inc. This free series allows caregivers to learn about many caregiving topics and network … Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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