Electric Department report presented; also, money transfer OK’d

Brad Penrod, superintendent of the Bluffton Electric Department, gave his annual report to the Bluffton Common Council Tuesday night. The report was two and a...

Admitted child molester to be sentenced Wednesday

By JESSICA WILLIAMS A Bluffton man has chosen to forego his jury trial scheduled for next month and enter a plea of guilty on numerous...

Board of Works adds position to payroll

By DAVE SCHULTZ A longtime city employee has been tapped to fill a new position, one that Mayor Ted Ellis had wanted to refer to...

Halloween happenings around Wells County

Trick or treat hours on Monday, Oct. 31: • Bluffton — 5 to 7:30 p.m. • Markle — 5 to 8 p.m. • Ossian — 5 to...

Man gets 14-year sentence for his role in residential burglary

The sentence is to be served concurrently to a one-year jail term meted in Wells Superior Court on a separate conviction for fraud, a Level 6 felony, and welfare ...

City will get its own GIS/GPS system

By DAVE SCHULTZ Bluffton will spend slightly more than $53,000 to keep track of where all its stuff’s at. That’s not as trivial as it sounds....

Pool gets new filtration system, gutter grates

It takes money to operate a municipal swimming pool. On Tuesday ...

New ministry planned for AFH building

The former site of A Friend’s House will be used by Community Care of Wells County to ...

APC receives updates on ordinance violations

A half-dozen property owners in violation of county ordinances were given ...

‘Rainy Day” with ‘storm’ and ‘clouds’

The original ballet “Rainy Day” by ballet instructor Emily Roop will feature dancers representing clouds and a storm. In the front row left to...