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Muehlhausen Park in Logansport closed to the public June 26, 2022

Last Updated on June 25, 2022 by Logansport Parks and Recreation Department. The Logansport Parks & Recreation Department has announced that Muehlhausen Park and the Muehlhausen Aquatic Center(including splashpad) will be closed to the public on Sunday, June 26 from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Indiana National Guard...
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Operation Blue Heat results in 68 arrests on 171 criminal charges

NORTH-CENTRAL INDIANA -- Nine police departments across north-central Indiana teamed up to stem the flow of illegal narcotics into Hoosier communities. Officers from the Indiana State Police, the Miami County Sheriff’s Department, the Fulton County Sheriff’s Department, the Cass County Sheriff’s Department, the Tipton County Sheriff’s Department, the Kokomo Police Department, the Logansport Police Department, the North Manchester Police Department, and the Thorntown Police Department utilized both marked and unmarked police cars to conduct saturation patrols on U.S. 31 in Miami, Howard, Tipton, and Fulton counties.

Phyllis L. (Wilson) Malott

Last Updated on June 24, 2022 by Gundrum Funeral Home. Phyllis L. Malott, 90 of Walton, passed away Monday, June 20, 2022, in her residence. Born on September 19, 1931, in Cass County, IN, she is the daughter to the late Daniel E. and Sylvia G. (Sturgeon) Wilson. Phyllis retired...

Cutie King and Queen Come To Court

NORTH WEBSTER — The 76th annual Mermaid Festival Cutie King and Queen Pageant marched into the North Webster Community Center at 7 p.m. June 24. With 19 girls and 14 boys all vying for the title of Cutie Queen and King, the pageant gave attendees a glimpse of some of the cutest kids reigning in this county, or having previously reigned.

Huh? Iowa Man Arrested After Refusing to Leave Shower For HOURS

This has to have been one of the weirdest calls this police department has ever received. I mean, can you imagine? It probably went something like this... 'Uh, yeah, we need your help. We can't get this guy out of the shower.' Police: 'How long's he been in there?' Caller: 'You wouldn't believe it if I told you.'

One Injured In Crash At SR 15 And CR 900N

MILFORD — Shelby Harrell, 26, Plymouth, was transported by Lutheran EMS to a Fort Wayne hospital with unknown injuries following a crash at SR 15 and CR 900N on Friday, June 24. The collision occurred around 8:15 a.m. Harrell’s Nissan Rogue was struck on the passenger side by a...

Plymouth Man Arrested on Warrant for Theft, Burglary Charges

An Indiana State Police investigation resulted in the arrest of a Plymouth man. The investigation began June 13 after Indiana State Police Troopers in the Peru District received information that a workshop and office of a Fulton County business in rural Rochester was allegedly burglarized. Police say evidence was discovered...
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Public Assistance Sought On Wanted Man

The public’s assistance is being sought by the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office with locating Cody Michael Pope, 29. Pope failed to return to the work release center on Thursday. He was possibly en route to the Akron area, according to a news release from the KCSO. Pope, white,...

SILVER ALERT CANCELED: Northern Indiana woman missing

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. — A statewide Silver Alert has been declared. The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the disappearance of Leah Barber, 24, a white female, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 240 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes and last seen wearing a pink tank top with white polka dots and blue jeans.
Times-Union Newspaper

Barn Is A Total Loss After Fire

PIERCETON - With the temperature around 90 degrees Friday afternoon, several fire departments responded to a barn fire at 322 N. CR 900E, Pierceton. They had the fire under control within about an hour. The call came into Central Dispatch shortly after 4 p.m. and fire trucks began to leave around 5:15 p.m.

Iowa man accused of staying in truck stop shower for over four hours

PLYMOUTH, Ind. – An Iowa man was arrested for criminal trespass on Thursday after he allegedly refused to exit a truck stop’s shower stall, the Plymouth Police Department reported. At 2:12 a.m., police were called to a truck stop in the 2900 block of Gary Drive for a...

New Events At Warsaw Community Public Library

WARSAW — Looking for something fun to do during summer break?. The Warsaw Community Public Library is excited to share some new events and bring back old favorites for this summer. Here is a list of activities you can share with your friends. Come and join library staff for fun, snacks and prizes. All ages are eligible for the Summer Reading Challenge and you may get a raffle ticket for attending events.

Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office searching for wanted inmate

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): The Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in finding a wanted inmate. Deputies say 29-year-old Cody Michael Pope was last seen in the early morning hours Thursday morning in the New Paris area driving a 2005 black Chrysler 200 with Indiana registration R301741. He is white, 5’8″ tall, weighs 204 pounds and has red hair and blue eyes.

Kosciusko County Inmate Being Sued For Jail Damage

WARSAW — A Kosciusko County Jail inmate is being sued by the county commissioners’ insurance company for causing more than $30,000 in damages to the jail. Selective Insurance Company of South Carolina, which insures the Kosciusko County Commissioners, is the plaintiff in this case against Gabriel Patino Jr., 36, of Warsaw, who is is currently incarcerated in KCJ. A civil tort was filed on June 13 in Kosciusko Superior Court Four.