RENSSELAER — Rensselaer’s hometown racer Derek Losh is 1 for 2 in the Gateway Nationals race.
INDIANAPOLIS — Heading into the 62nd Indiana State Fair Queen Pageant, Miss Newton County Devin Hindes was focused on enjoying the experience and making new friendships.
RENSSELAER — Approximately 34 children from families impacted by the recent Genova plastics plant layoffs received hundreds of donated Christmas gifts last week.
RENSSELAER — The Christmas gift giveaway event for families of employees laid off from the Rensselaer Genova plastics plant is tentatively set to happen at 6 p.m. Dec. 23.
RENSSELAER — Jasper County Commissioner Kendell Culp was elected to serve as 2020 president of the Indiana Association of County Commissioners during their annual conference.
RENSSELAER — GracePoint Resource Center recently announced that all 64 cards of its giving tree to benefit families impacted by the Town Mall fire have been claimed.
RENSSELAER — The Greater Rensselaer Chamber of Commerce used a portion of its 2019 Chamber Dinner event to honor the memory of beloved figure Dr. John Egan with an award this week, in addition to numerous other special awards given that night.
MILTON, Fla. — For many service members, hanging up the uniform at the end of a shift signifies the end of the work day and the beginning of some much needed downtime.
JASPER COUNTY — The Keener Township Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched Sunday morning to the northbound lanes of Interstate 65 at the 231-mile marker for a semi fire.
RENSSELAER — The city’s annual Turkey Trot, a 5K walk/run intended to raise funds for a local family battling cancer, will once again start at the Jasper County REMC building at 280 E. Wood Road, at 9 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28.
RENSSELAER — Sunday’s Town Mall fire that virtually wiped out the entire building and offices of roughly 20 city and county enterprises has left local leaders and business owners without offices.
RENSSELAER — The Town Mall fire has left a lasting scar on the heart of downtown Rensselaer since Sunday, with many business owners without an office and first responders still contending with constant rekindlings.
RENSSELAER — The theater department of Rensselaer Central High School is spending this weekend acting out Director Bernard Sell’s stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s classic film, “The Seventh Seal.”
RENSSELAER — The Indiana Chapter of the Children’s Advocacy Center released an article this week that praised the work of Rensselaer’s Valley Oaks Health employees for their service in a sensitive investigation.
MUNCIE – It’s deer-hunting season in the Midwest, but there is no evidence that the increased use of rifles causes more violent crimes, a Ball State University researcher said.
RENSSELAER — The Rensselaer Police Department arrested 44-year-old Amy Downs of Rensselaer Oct. 29 for allegedly being under the influence of drugs in public.
RENSSELAER — Local firefighters were called in as early as 6:15 a.m. Wednesday morning to deal with a large fire at the ADM grain elevator in Parr, near the Fair Oaks Farms campus.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — At an all-staff meeting Aug. 30, News-Gazette Media CEO John Reed announced to employees that an agreement has been signed to sell substantially all of its assets to the family-owned Champaign Multi Media Group LLC, an affiliate company of Community Media Group.
INDIANAPOLIS — Leslie Montgomery has been named to the executive leadership team of the Indiana Region of the American Red Cross.
SASEBO, Japan — Petty Officer 3rd Class Stephen Stromberg, of Crown Point, said he wanted to get some training to build a skill from which he could base a career, while traveling and getting new experiences.
INDIANAPOLIS — After the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear a case involving access to Lake Michigan’s beaches, Attorney General Curtis Hill expressed satisfaction that the ability of the general public to enjoy the natural beauty of Indiana’s shoreline remains protected.
The Southern Indiana Cooperative Invasives Management has hired Erica Luchik as the new regional specialist for northwest Indiana. She began work on Jan. 7 for the state-wide Indiana Invasives Initiative project. The counties covered include Newton, Jasper, Pulaski, White, Cass, Starke, Mars…
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University School of Medicine scientists and physicians brought in nearly $150 million in research funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in federal fiscal year 2018 — a 10 percent increase over the previous year and a new record for the school.
RENSSELAER — Jasper County Community Services will host its annual “Talk to an Attorney” event and outreach program later this month.
KENTLAND — Newton County Animal Control was able to locate and rescue 15 dogs believed to be from a puppy mill that were dumped at Willow Slough.
MONTICELLO — A White County man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a vehicle explosion last week in Monticello.
KENTLAND — Garett Kirts, the main suspect in the March 2019 homicide of a West Lafayette woman, accepted a plea deal that will see him spend the next five-and-a-half decades behind bars, inste…
LOGANSPORT – A Cass County man was arrested Aug. 14 on charges of felony child molestation of a now-13-year-old boy.
The season is over for Seahawks linebacker/defensive end Bruce Irvin as Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported Monday he tore his ACL in Sunday night's 35-30 win over the Patriots. Irvin was injured on a play with 4:04 left in the game. Rapoport reported that the diagnosis was made after a review of an MRI. Irvin appeared to confirm the news of the worst with a tweet Monday afternoon stating ...
WASHINGTON - With the help of lots of cash from Californians, including past Republican donors, Joe Biden is eclipsing President Donald Trump in fundraising as they head into their race's final stretch. The Democratic nominee's substantial advantage as voting begins in several states - $141 million more than Trump through the end of August, according to new filings - is a surprise to many in ...
Actor Zach Braff says the 2020 Emmy Awards excluded late actor Nick Cordero from Sunday's In Memoriam segment even though he tried to get the late Broadway star featured. The "Scrubs" alum, who was Cordero's friend and "Bullets Over Broadway" costar, took to Twitter the day after the awards show to assure fans that efforts were made for Cordero to appear in the tribute, but that Emmy creatives ...
(The Center Square) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday removed updated COVID-19 airborne transmission guidance that it says was “posted in error.”