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RENSSELAER — The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of suspected human skeletal remains found Feb. 27 about five miles northeast of Rensselaer.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Innovators at Purdue’s Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) have used their expertise to make the on-campus testing facility one of the only labs in Indiana actively looking for and able to detect the UK variant of the COVID-19 virus.

DEMOTTE, Ind. — Especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors, especially those in retirement homes and care centers have experienced more isolation than those able to more easily stay in contact with family and friends. The staff at Oak Grove Christian Retirement Village, assisted b…

JASPER COUNTY — Last month, Jasper County REMC (JCREMC) announced it has a high-speed internet division in the works. This division will provide faster and more reliable internet to their members that reside in rural areas without high connection speeds.

RENSSELAER — Saint Joseph’s College trustees and staff will welcome the House of Grace to their campus with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 20.

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A year ago, the president of El Salvador denounced the opposition-controlled congress as a collection of “criminals” and stormed into the legislative palace with heavily armed troops and police in riot gear. The show of force — a failed attempt to win approval of a $109-million loan for military and law enforcement equipment to crack down on gang violence — was ...

Britain's Prince Philip has been transferred to another hospital after spending nearly two weeks in a private ward recovering from an infection. Buckingham Palace confirmed Monday that the duke of Edinburgh had been released from King Edward VII’s Hospital and taken to St Bartholomew’s Hospital, both in London, where doctors will continue to treat him and undertake testing and observation for ...

New York prosecutors investigating Donald Trump and the Trump Organization Inc. have questioned witnesses about the two sons of the company’s longtime chief financial officer, Allen Weisselberg, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Investigators with Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance’s office have asked about Barry Weisselberg’s role in managing two New York ice skating ...

Two Americans accused of smuggling former Nissan Motor Co. executive Carlos Ghosn out of Tokyo have been transferred by American authorities to Japanese custody after losing a monthslong extradition fight to remain in the U.S. Michael Taylor and his son Peter were handed over to Japanese custody on Monday morning, according to another son, Rudy Taylor. The Taylors face a possible prison ...