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A longtime Kentland business continues to recover from an EF-0 tornado which touched down July 22. For the complete story see our Aug. 2 print or e-editions.

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The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a flood advisory for the Iroquois River, near Foresman, affecting Newton County. Heavy rains over Northern Illinois and Northwest Indiana have caused rise along area rivers. If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alterna…

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It was an emotional roller coaster for South Newton head coach Jim Kiifner as his Rebels held off a late rally by Southwood to earn a 4-3 victory May 25 in the opening round of the Tri-County …

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Behind a strong pitching performance by Jay Hammel and three RBIs from Neil Geswein, South Newton knocked off North Newton 5-0 Wednesday for its first win over the Spartans since 2011.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Thursday:

Three Newton County men are facing narcotics, weapons and other charges following a July 14 raid in Brook, according to the Newton County Prosecutor's Office. For the complete story see our July 26 print or e-edition.

Three Newton County men are facing narcotics, weapons and other charges following a July 14 raid in Brook, according to the Newton County Prosecutor's Office. For the complete story see our Ju…

Earlier this spring, 60 Minutes correspondent Anderson Cooper talked with former Google product manager Tristan Harris, who explained that technology engineers are programming our phones and apps to make us check them more and more often. And he asks if these products are being designed to help people or to hook people.

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Both sides in a South Carolina case that decided same-sex couples should get the same domestic violence protection as heterosexual couples are asking the state's high court to set aside its ruling because of a consequence no one wanted. As written, the ruling could prev…

The Kentland Town Council introduced the ordinance calling for a three-phase sewer rate increase and also passed a resolution to apply for a grant to help pay for a feasibility study for building a new fire station. All of this action occurred at the Aug. 9 town council meeting.

Gazing at eighteen pieces of mail our carrier had stuffed into the mailbox, I mused that I didn’t recall getting such quantity in one day twenty or thirty years ago. In my tractor-trailer driving days, upon returning, I rarely received this much mail in a week. But as my often-quoted favorit…