RENSSELAER — The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest on Sept. 15, on two warrants issued by the Jasper Superior Court on June 23 for Shawn L. McGan, 34, with an address in Napa, Idaho.

KENTLAND — Christopher Mathis, one of the five people originally charged in the March 30, 2019 murder of Nicole Bowen, accepted a plea agreement and has been released after being sentenced to time served.

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    JASPER COUNTY — A DeMotte man pleaded guilty to murdering his wife during a pretrial conference Friday afternoon in the Jasper County Circuit Court.

JASPER COUNTY — A businessman from Richmond, Indiana, has been charged with theft and fraud after failing to move a trailer home from Michigan to Wheatfield.

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Taco-flavored meat topped with crisp tortilla chips has the earthy flavors of Southwestern cuisine. This dinner takes about 10 minutes to make. Helpful Hints: — Look for low or reduced-sodium taco seasoning in the ethnic section of the supermarket. Countdown: — Prepare ingredients. — Microwave rice. — Complete recipe. Shopping List: 1 package microwave brown rice, 1/2 pound lean ground beef ...

BOGOTA, Colombia — Chileans have overwhelmingly voted to rewrite the South American country's dictatorship-era constitution, which its critics see as favoring deep levels of socioeconomic inequality that fueled a wave of violent protests in 2019 and 2020. With 90.78 percent of polling stations scrutinized, 78.24 percent voted in favor of a new constitution, while 21.76 voted against, according ...

Three immediate impressions from the Seahawks' 37-34 overtime loss to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night in Glendale, Arizona. ___ Overtime madness The Seahawks have been playing with fire all season. Eventually, they were going to get burned. There's so, so, so, so much to unpack in this one, and tight Sunday-night deadlines means we'll be unpacking this one into Monday — and, surely, well ...