The Starke County Council members and Commissioners reviewed a proposed quote for an update in internet infrastructure Monday night.Continue reading
Documents related to the renovation of the third floor of the courthouse are being reviewed by the Starke County Commissioners.Continue reading
The southwest lawn of the Starke County Courthouse square will soon feature updated war monuments, and more, to honor the memory of Starke County veterans killed in action.Continue reading
The Starke County Commissioners took action this week to approve a proclamation declaring October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month.Continue reading
The used ambulance that was to be purchased by Starke County EMS officials was sold by the time the approval was given to finalize the sale.Continue reading
A meeting between the Starke County Prosecutor, the Sheriff and other County officials was arranged during this week’s Starke County Commissioners’ meeting.Continue reading
The Starke County Council members gave their support toward an effort to renovate the third floor of the courthouse.Continue reading
The third floor of the Starke County Courthouse may undergo renovation efforts next year.Continue reading
The Starke County Courthouse elevator is installed, but it has to wait for the final state inspection.Continue reading
A member was appointed to the Kankakee River Basin Commission by the Starke County Commissioners on Monday night.Continue reading
A solar farm ordinance approved by the Starke County Commissioners will be in effect once it is signed.Continue reading
A discussion point at Monday’s budget workshop between Starke County officials included the SYSCO property in Hamlet.Continue reading
The Starke County Courthouse elevator project is nearly complete.Continue reading
An additional reading of an ordinance that would regulate incessant dog barking was considered by the Starke County Commissioners Monday night.Continue reading
Work on the Starke County Courthouse elevator is back underway.Continue reading
The Starke County Council members considered an additional appropriation request made by the Starke County Commissioners for funds to cover some bills for radio communications and building maintenance.Continue reading
The issue of Starke County Council Member Tom DeCola’s residency is expected to go before the county election board this morning. Last week, the county council voted to ask the election board and the Starke County Republican Party to confirm that DeCola actually lives in the district he represents.Continue reading
Starke County Councilman Tom DeCola will submit a response to allegations in information presented during the Starke County Council meeting Tuesday night.Continue reading
The residency of Starke County Republican Councilman-Elect Tom DeCola is in question after the issue was raised during the Starke County Council meeting.
DeCola was elected as the Starke County Council District 4 representative in the General Election gathering 84 votes more than his opponent Democrat Karen Tibbs.
Several state training opportunities are planned this week and in December for many of the newly elected officials taking office on Jan. 1. Starke County Commissioner Kathy Norem relayed some of the training courses available to the new office holders attending last week’s commissioners meeting.