A good year for the parks

Pam Vanderkolk, superintendent of the Bluffton Parks and Recreation Department, gave her ...

Balcony book sale

Members of the Friends of the Library spent Monday morning setting up for the annual fall ...

The 2017 Wells County 4-H Fair concludes

It was too hot for pigs to parade the show arena Thursday night, so those 4-H participants selling their pigs had ...

One bigger bin

A gleaming grain bin is in the final stages of construction on Indiana Street just south of South Street. The 70-foot-tall bin replaces four...

Guilty plea stands for child porn suspect

A Wells County judge on Wednesday denied a request by a Bluffton man to take back his guilty plea to more than 40 felony charges related to photos he posted to a website ...

Board of Works wants kennel in compliance

By DAVE SCHULTZ An enclosure to contain a dog considered a nuisance animal must be built to the specifications of the city ordinance, the Bluffton...

Bricker is named News-Banner’s assistant editor

Jessica Bricker has been named the News-Banner’s assistant editor, the publication announced this week ...

Building with tons of steel

Almco Steel on Oak Street Extended is building onto its facility to add about 7,900 square feet ...

The bison at Ouabache

Fair’s series on state park tells the story of North America’s largest mammal By BARBARABARBIERI The program was all about bison on Tuesday evening as a...

150 years of Memorial Day

Esther Frye, left, vice regent of the William Wells Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and Anita Haddix,...