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Kentland, In – Chief Deputy Auditor, LeAnn Sale, is seeking your vote for Newton County Auditor in the May 8th Primary Election.  LeAnn has been working in the Auditor’s Office since January 2011 under current Auditor Sharon Dewing.

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THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE IROQUOIS RIVER NEAR FORESMAN. * UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING. * AT 945 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.5 FEET. * FLOOD STAGE IS 18.0 FEET. * MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 23.3 FE…

North Newton hosted Delphi wrestlers on January 13, 2018.  There was an exhibition match between Krista Lynn and Delphi Courtney Brown before the meet started. Working hard though out the match Krista was unable to get the win. Each school had weight classes they were unable to fulfill thus …

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 The Lady Spartans opened their Season at Benton Central High School on Nov. 21.  Chilly water didn’t stop this team from doing their best and putting 67 points up against BCs 117. Benton Cent…

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Donna Dillingham, grandmother of Sumava Resorts murder victim Justin Babbs, said the death of her grandson represents “a hole in our family.”

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A Newton County jury has found a Cedar Lake man guilty of three brutal homicides which took place in August of 2016.

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The fate of Sumava Resorts murder suspect Derrick Cardosi is now in the hands of a Newton County jury.

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    The Randolph Central FFA in Winchester Indiana will celebrate National FFA Week, Feb. 17-24, This FFA Week embraces more than 90 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future.

    In a detailed report of the school corporation’s debt payment, Randolph Central Superintendent Rolland Abraham Tuesday gave school board members reasons to be reassured for the future.

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BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Toro Co. (TTC) on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $22.6 million.

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The minutes to the last policy meeting of the European Central Bank suggest that policymakers could indicate as soon as March that they are mulling an earlier end to their stimulus program.

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A local official in Poland says a runaway cow that avoided captivity for weeks has died after it was caught and put on a truck to be taken to a farm.