Schmitt Announces Resignation From WLPD

  WINONA LAKE — After 40 years of service in law enforcement for the Warsaw and Winona Lake communities, Paul Schmitt, Winona Lake town marshal, will retire effective April 1. The announcement came during the Winona Lake Town Council monthly meeting. Schmitt served for 30 years with Warsaw … Read More

Beaman Home: Domestic Violence Occurs Even In Smaller Cities

(EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the third in a series of articles by guest writer, Christopher Yingling, Marketing Intern at The Beaman Home. The series is intended to shed light on the issue of domestic violence in our community.) Even in smaller cities like Warsaw and Winona Lake, domestic … Read More

Winona Lake Reviewing Skateboard Restrictions

At the Winona Lake Town Council meeting Tuesday night, there was discussion about drafting an ordinance restricting skateboarding on some streets in Winona Lake. “It’s a huge safety issue,” said town marshall Paul Schmitt. “It’s a problem in the streets, and that’s where we want to restrict the skateboarding.” … Read More

Local Experts Discuss Domestic Violence

Making the public aware of the problems of domestic violence that are becoming commonplace in society, a panel of experts who work in the field addressed the public Monday evening. With October noted as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Kosciusko County Prosecutor’s Office along with The Beaman Home, … Read More

Grace College Hosts Professionalism Series

During the evenings of Tuesday and Wednesday, April 16-17, the Circuit on Professionalism series, sponsored by the offices of Career Services and Advancement at Grace College, hosted a mock interview event for Grace College juniors and seniors. More than 50 employers in the Kosciusko County area came to … Read More

WLPD Still Seeking Info

Winona Lake Police Chief Paul Schmitt continues to ask for the public’s help in finding a suspect wanted for theft and fraud. This photo, taken from a surveillance camera at a Walgreens, shows the suspect who is wanted for taking debit/credit cards from a parked vehicle in Winona … Read More