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Male found dead on shore of Tippecanoe River northeast of Lafayette

DELPHI, Ind. (WISH) — A male was found dead Wednesday afternoon on the Tippecanoe River about 4 miles southwest of Delphi, the Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office says. A boater called 911 about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday after finding the body on the Tippecanoe River’s north bank off East County Road 975 North just west of Grant Road. It’s about a 20-minute drive northeast of Lafayette.
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Valparaiso Culver’s New Kids’ Nights are a Great Way to Have Some Family Fun

Valparaiso Culver’s has officially started another exciting event series for the Valparaiso community: Kids’ Nights. On Tuesday, August 9, kids and their families got to come out and enjoy all kinds of games and prizes at Valpo Culver’s first official Kids’ Night. Along with the games, there was face painting, balloon animals, sidewalk chalk drawing, and a photo booth for everyone to get silly with. Not to mention, the price of kids' meals was lowered to $3.99 for kids 12 and under dining in.

Monticello man held in homicide investigation

MONTICELLO, Ind. — White County deputies have arrested Randall R. Chamberlain of Monticello while they investigate Sunday's killing of Cayla L. Moore, according to the White County Sheriff's Office. White County deputies were called to the 4400 block of Northwest Shafer Drive about 7:25 p.m. Sunday on a report...

Winamac Town Council Approves Bids

The Winamac Town Council approved a bid for painting the Memorial Swinging Bridge. The council went with Southern Road and Bridge’s bid of $239,000. The project includes painting the bridge and providing new decking. The Community Crossings Street Paving Grant was awarded to Central Paving for their bid of...

Memorial Swinging Bridge Project Reaches Crowdfunding Campaign Goal

The Memorial Swinging Bridge project in Winamac will receive a matching $30,000 funding boost thanks to generous contributions in a crowdfunding campaign through the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority. The campaign began July 15 with the goal of raising $30,000 to be matched the same amount through the IHCDA...
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Franciscan to invest $28M to update Rensselaer hospital

Mishawaka-based Franciscan Alliance Inc. says it will invest $28 million to upgrade its medical campus in Rensselaer. The Franciscan Alliance Board of Trustees has approved the investments, which will include modernizing the emergency department. Renovation work of Franciscan Health Rensselaer will also include infrastructure and central plant equipment, some of...

Knox City Council to Meet Tonight

The Knox City Council will discuss an ordinance in adopting a water project for new construction standards. The purpose of this ordinance is to ensure development while meeting the minimum standard for working with potable water in the City of Knox. The city’s intent is to establish water project construction standards that will ensure the public health, safety and welfare within the City of Knox Water Utility Service area.

Charles K. “Chuck” Ream

CULVER – Charles K. “Chuck” Ream of rural Culver passed away on Friday, August 5, 2022, in his home following an illness. He was born on April 1, 1942, in Knox to the late Nicholas and Etta (Davis) Ream. He was 80 years-old at the time of his death.

Winamac Town Council to Meet Tonight

The Winamac Town Council will meet tonight where they will hear from John Cannon from Attorney General Todd Rokita’s Office. The council will also hear reports from Town Manager Brad Zellers, Water and Street Department Superintendent Jeremy Beckner, Electric Superintendent Doug Shorter, Park Manager Aaron Spanley, and Police Chief Tyler Campbell.