The North Judson Volunteer Fire Department has been assisting the community for 130 years and members of the public are invited to come celebrate that milestone with them today.Continue reading
Marshall County Central Dispatch reports that firefighters were called back out to the scene of a fire at 415 Lakeshore Drive in Culver early Thursday morning.Continue reading
North Judson-San Pierre Superintendent Dr. Annette Zupin provided board members with an update about some new programs that are being offered to students.Continue reading
A concern about tourists’ tubing expeditions’ impact on the Tippecanoe River’s ecology was heard by the Winamac Park Board last week. Resident Mark Copeland told board members that fishing isn’t what it was five or 10 years ago, and he blamed the trash brought by the increase in tourism.Continue reading
A single-vehicle rollover crash has claimed the life of a LaPorte resident. LaPorte County Police say it happened around 8:15 Saturday night on State Road 39 near the ramps to the Indiana Toll Road. Deputies believe a 2005 Ford SUV was heading north on State Road 39, when it left the east side of the roadway, rolled several times, became upright, and traveled back onto 39, before eventually coming to a stop.Continue reading
A structure fire east of Knox Thursday afternoon remains under investigation by the Indiana State Fire Marshal’s Office. Washington Township Fire Chief Stuart Short says crews were called to the 700 block of East County Road 200 North around 2:40 p.m. and remained on the scene for about an hour.Continue reading
You can find live music, a classic movie and plenty of nostalgia at Wythogan Park in Knox this Saturday.
Knox Mayor Dennis Estok discussed the annual ‘American Graffiti Night’ event during this week’s city council meeting.Continue reading
An 84-year-old man reported missing from Winamac has been found safe in Carroll County. A Silver Alert had been issued for James Edmund Kuhn. Sheriff Jeff Richwine said Monday evening that Kuhn appeared to be okay but will be checked out by EMS.
The Winamac Town Park has been a busy place this summer. In addition to the Pulaski County Fair and Northern Indiana Power from the Past, Park Manager Dave DeLorenzo told the park board last Thursday that there have also been a number of smaller events and group visits.Continue reading
A house explosion occurred at a Kewanna home today.
The Pulaski County Coroner’s Office confirmed that one death occurred at 5806 E. 250 S. in Kewanna. The identity of the decedent, along with the manner and cause of death, are pending. The incident remains under investigation. More information will be released as it becomes available.
An autopsy is scheduled for Monday, but it may take several weeks before any information is revealed.
Indiana Department of Homeland Security responded to the scene, along with the Indiana State Police, Indiana State Fire Marshal, Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department, Pulaski County Coroner’s Office, Kewanna Police Department, Winamac Police Department, Kewanna Fire Department, Winamac Fire Department, Star City Fire Department, Pulaski County EMS, Parkview Samaritan, and Lutheran EMS.
A Plymouth man was arrested late Saturday night after officers were called to the scene of a property damage accident in the 100 W. block of Lake Avenue and Meadow Lane.Continue reading
The entryway widening project at Wythogan Park is expected to get started once the busy season ends.Continue reading
The installation of a sewer tap will impact the flow of traffic within the Town of Culver on Wednesday.Continue reading
The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a hydrologic outlook for the heightened risk of flooding this weekend and into next week.Continue reading
While it hasn’t been at the forefront of public discussions, North Judson officials have continued to talk about the installation of a splash pad over the last several months.Continue reading
Knox Board of Works members received an update about the order to repair issued at the Starke County Republican Headquarters when members met last week.Continue reading
The Knox Board of Works was informed about some maintenance work needed on the south clarifier at the Wastewater Treatment Plant when members met last Wednesday.Continue reading
No injuries were reported in a house fire south of Knox Friday night. Knox-Center Township Firefighters say they were called to the 3000 block of East 200 South just before 10 p.m.Continue reading
The National Weather Service extended a flood warning for the Tippecanoe River above Winamac until late Monday night. The flood stage is at 10 feet and the water will crest near 11 feet Saturday night. At that time, extensive residential flooding occurs.