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NEWS

Grain bin cleanup continues

By JESSICA WILLIAMS As of early Friday afternoon, a stretch of Indiana Street  remained closed due to a grain bin collapse earlier in the week. The...
By DAVE SCHULTZ There are races at the top of the ballot and the bottom...
By MARK MILLER His crew was busy, gathering merchandise, mannequins, old advertising pieces and memorabilia...
By MATTHEW LeBLANC Problems with an ISTEP+ test run last month centered on a computer...

SPORTS

Norwell/Luers Bring a Great Championship Game

Norwell Knights vs Bishop Luers Knights in 2016 Sectional Championship
Southern Wells needs double overtime to subdue Blackhawks By ANDREW FEEBACK With an 11-point lead early...

Knights cruise past Heritage

Video highlights of Norwell's advance to sectional finals By RICK SPRUNGER The Norwell Knights took care...
By PAUL BEITLER BERNE — Karl Grau wanted his girls to put pressure on the...

DON'T MISS

Kokomo’s Elwood Haynes was an automotive pioneer

62nd in a series By ANDREA NEAL The date was July 4, 1894. The location was Pumpkinvine Pike three miles east of Kokomo. Elwood Haynes had...
61st in a series By ANDREA NEAL In 1897, an assistant attorney general made a legal...
60th in a series By Andrea Neal Although his name does not show up on lists...
59th in a series By ANDREA NEAL In an era of declining church membership for most...

LIFESTYLE

If you are an early riser, and have already received your Saturday morning News-Banner,...
It’s very difficult nowadays to scroll through social media pages without seeing personal posts...

Gospel sing drew a crowd

More than 80 people attended and more than 20 singers participated in the Jan....

Know the 5 Signs

(Taken from Changedirection.org) With mental health in the news spotlight lately due to all the...
Many commonly think of “the spirit of giving and sharing” at the time of...

Christmas Bird Count listed

Area counters participated in the Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 21, 2015. The counters...

OPINIONS

Regular visitors to this Saturday space may recall remarks that one of the best...
BERKELEY, Calif. — If Republicans are engaged in a three-sided civil war, Democrats are...
This weekend I heard some truly terrifying news. The kind of news that portends...

An open letter to Jeb Bush

Dear Gov. Bush: There are many ways to express your love of country. One...

Silent precipitation

Once a month it is necessary for snow loathers of Indiana to meditate (or...
When Huck Finn asked Tom Sawyer what a Moslem is, Tom said a Moslem...

BUSINESS

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce and Ambassadors honored Habegger’s Ace Lumber as the...
FORT WAYNE – Franklin Electric Co. Inc. was recently one of several manufacturers that...
Briner Building Inc. has been selected as the design/build general contractor on a 7,500-square-foot...
By LINDA LIPP Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Bigger garages, more spacious open spaces and even second...
Sid Schwartz, left, vice president and business banking officer at iAB Financial Bank, presents...
Former Bluffton resident Robert E. Henry has been elected to the National Academy of...

VIDEOS & PHOTO GALLERIES

Norwell/Luers Bring a Great Championship Game

Norwell Knights vs Bishop Luers Knights in 2016 Sectional Championship
Norwell Lady Knights vs Heritage Patriots
Bluffton Lady Tigers vs Adams Central Jets in Sectionals
Norwell Lady Knights vs East Noble Knights

Bluffton girls vs. Eastbrook

Video highlights of the Bluffton-Eastbrook girls' basketball game Jan. 21, 2016.
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E-EDITION

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Today's news: Primary ballot set; Grain bin cleanup continues; All three county schools advance. If you...

Friday, February 5, 2016

Today's news: Teen driver hurt in 1-car rollover. If you are having difficulty with the e-edition...

STATE / NATIONAL NEWS

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Rescuers in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan pulled out...
By BRIAN SLODYSKO Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana House’s top Democrat said Thursday that...
By TOM DAVIES Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Indiana Gov. Edgar Whitcomb, who escaped from...
By KEVIN L. GREEN (New Castle) Courier-Times Given Rush County’s reluctance to participate in the proposed...

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WHAT'S UP!

What’s Up! 2-4-16

Love Run in Ossian Feb. 13 Get your heart pumping at the Ossian Rolls.... first...

What’s Up! – 2-13-16

FW’s Civic theatre seeking build crew volunteers Fort Wayne’s Civic Theatre is looking for volunteers...

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