Panel backs 20% tax on e-cigarette liquids

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana would impose a 20 percent tax on the liquids used in electronic cigarettes under a proposal endorsed by...

Indiana utility submits plan to move from coal to renewables

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Northern Indiana Public Service Co. is planning to phase out its coal power units by gradually embracing renewable energy sources. The...

Ford pledges to revamp aging product line

By TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford, with a sagging U.S. market share and one of the oldest vehicle lineups in the...

That’s not the haft of it

For the final Senior Exploration program Monday morning, the Bluffton NOW! program featured Chris Kruchkow, owner of the soon-to-be-opened ...

Bella Vita Salon moves to the Dutch Mill Plaza

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and ambassadors welcomed co-owners Stacy Baller-Tam and Wendi Andrews of Bella Vita Salon to their new location...

Elks donate to food bank

Elks Lodge 796 recently donated $500 to the Wells County Food Bank. Pictured are, from left to right, Jim Mettler, Amy Moser, Don Yates...

Airbus abandons iconic A380 superjumbo, lacking clients

TOULOUSE, France (AP) - European plane maker Airbus said Thursday it will stop making its superjumbo A380 in 2021 for lack of...

Fairway Flooring earns Chamber honor

The Wells County Chamber of Commerce staff and ambassadors recently surprised Fairway Flooring as the January Member of the Month. Charlie Thompson started Fairway Flooring...

GE to pay $15B for past mistakes amid breakup speculation

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Business Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — General Electric Co. will pay $15 billion to make up for the miscalculations of an insurance...

Downtown parking lot repaved

Crews from Wayne Asphalt from Fort Wayne were busy this week repaving the First United Methodist Church’s parking lot at the northwest corner of...