RENSSELAER — The Jasper County Council met at the CASA facility, which has a larger room to afford proper social distancing than does their regular meeting room at the courthouse. The council held the second review as required by law for several government agencies to adopt their budgets. Th…

JASPER COUNTY - Wednesday afternoon at 3:20 p.m., the Indiana State Police Regional Dispatch Center received several 911 calls of an erratic driver southbound on I-65 south of S.R. 10. The vehicle, a white Toyota Prius, was reported to have been speeding and driving off the roadway. Trooper …

Are you interested in becoming a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) remote pilot or are already flying without the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certification but would like to obtain your license? You’re in luck! This November Purdue Extension will be hosting a virtual UAV Sig…

INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) announced Tuesday that all BMV branches will extend hours of operation on Monday, Nov. 2, and Tuesday, Nov. 3, to issue ID cards and driver’s licenses to be used for identification at a polling place. Branches will be open Monday, Nov. …

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JASPER COUNTY - Wednesday afternoon at 3:20 p.m., the Indiana State Police Regional Dispatch Center received several 911 calls of an erratic driver southbound on I-65 south of S.R. 10. The vehicle, a white Toyota Prius, was reported to have been speeding and driving off the roadway. Trooper …

WHEATFIELD — The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office arrested Orlando D. Robinson, 29, of Indianapolis on Wednesday, Oct. 14, on an outstanding warrant issued through the Jasper County Circuit Court for an incident that occurred in May.

CEDAR LAKE — Culver Academy avenged last year’s Class 3A sectional title loss to Kankakee Valley by rallying for a 3-0 victory in the championship match at Hanover Central Saturday night.

BOONE GROVE — North Newton got off to a slow start and could never recover in a 25-9, 25-16, 25-17 loss to North Judson in the opening round of the Boone Grove 2A Sectional on Oct. 15.

Suet should be a staple at every birder’s feeding station year-round, simply because it attracts the greatest variety of birds, including some birds that don’t eat other feeder foods. Suet is one of the best bird foods, one of the easiest to provide and one of the most economical to add to y…

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Twenty years ago, Cyndi Urbano had a vision; April 2000, she began New Millennium Mortgage out of her home. Within a year she was busting out the doors and in 2001, the growing company moved to 432 N. Halleck, where they continued to grow. 2003 opened a new chapter when the business purchase…

DEMOTTE — The DeMotte State Bank main branch in DeMotte has been remodeled with all new features, furniture and murals decorating the lobby. The teller area has video screens for customers to view at each station. Renovations of the interior began in January with the Hamstra Group doing the …

DEMOTTE — Saturday, Sept. 26, Belstra Milling held their annual pork chop cookout raising funds for the American Cancer Society. What an overwhelming response from our community! We prepared over 600 chops and sold out with 30 minutes to go. We are so thankful for all of you that supported u…

Are you interested in becoming a Commercial Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) remote pilot or are already flying without the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certification but would like to obtain your license? You’re in luck! This November Purdue Extension will be hosting a virtual UAV Sig…

Small, inconsistent showers did little to replenish soil moisture, as dry conditions persisted for another week, according to the USDA NASS, Great Lakes Regional Field Office. Soil moisture levels increased marginally from the previous week, with 74 percent of topsoil moisture reported as sh…

JASPER COUNTY — Harvest has been coming along very well with very little weather delays until this week (Oct. 19). State wide 48% of the corn is harvested compared to the five year average of 50%. Here in northwest Indiana we are also in this range. State wide soybeans are 72% done compared …

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