Japanese beetles are out in full force this year and causing a lot of damage to landscapes, trees, gardens and row crops around the state.

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MUNCIE — Despite fears that immigrants drive down wages and hinder Indiana’s economy, these newcomers should have a positive impact on the state – particularly in rural areas – for the foreseeable future, according to a new report from Ball State University.

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From June 28 to July 8, the White County Prosecutor’s Office filed 18 cases related to criminal matters for a total of 363 cases so far this year.

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KERSEY — A familiar establishment reopened their doors recently with new ownership. Gentleman Tom’s Hideaway had a soft opening midway through June under the guidance of new owners Keith and T…

Japanese beetles are out in full force this year and causing a lot of damage to landscapes, trees, gardens and row crops around the state.

The second Purdue Small Farm Educational Field Day, set for Aug. 1, will emphasize sustainability in small-scale fruit and vegetable production, in terms of plant health and business management.

The following are events scheduled by the Purdue University White County Extension office for the remainder of June and July.

It can sometimes be difficult to get kids outdoors for exercise when the weather is harsh, says Jennifer Jewell, a physical therapist in Jefferson Township. That’s one of the main reasons she enrolled her three children in the iXL Rehab, Exercise and Wellness Center’s Excel Sports Performance youth camp.

If you’ve ever been a pet parent you know animals love to explore and taste just about everything in their path. Unfortunately, there are things at home that our furry friends shouldn’t eat. In fact, according to the ASPCA in 2018, the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received an average of 1,200 calls daily and assisted 266,554 animals.

According to the Oxford Dictionary, a boundary is defined as “a line that marks the limits of an area.” In more straightforward terms, it’s the line you clearly draw so that others know not to cross it. Boundaries are essential to healthy relationships, whether that’s among friends, within the workplace or in a romantic partnership.