Bluffton sewer rates to go up, inside and outside of the...

Collection system improvements and upgrades require higher fees from users By DAVE SCHULTZ The residents of the McKinney-Paxson watershed east of Bluffton will have to pay...

City’s building permit fees will go up March 1

By DAVE SCHULTZ Permit fees for the Bluffton Building Department will be going up next month. Ted Smith, the city’s building commissioner, brought a proposal for...

Ossian woman killed in Allen County crash

Beth Ann Harmes, 49, Ossian, has been identified as the driver of the car that was involved in a fatal crash Monday night on Interstate...

Warm fuzzies

Children and parents head to City Hall to make stuffed animals — and some special memories By JESSICA WILLIAMSMore than four dozen stuffed animals found...

Library’s winter book sale through Saturday

Members of the Friends of the Library were unloading boxes of books for the Winter Book Sale, which will begin this evening for FOL...

Getting chilly for some chili

Pamela and Patrick Hennessey cross the finish line at Ouabache State Park Saturday morning during the Bluffton Parks and Recreation Department’s Chilly Chili...

He’s a ‘giant in this community’

Howard Rich will be the speaker for the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast Feb. 25 By DAVE SCHULTZ Howard Rich, whose name is still attached to the funeral...

Investigation into meth lab results in suspect’s arrest

By GLEN WERLING A Poneto man was held without bond in the Wells County Jail this morning on charges of manufacturing methamphetamine and charges related...

Spring Street will be closed through end of week

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced Monday that contractors plan to close Spring Street between Ind. 1 and the north junction of Scott Street...

Grain bin cleanup continues

By JESSICA WILLIAMSAs of early Friday afternoon, a stretch of Indiana Street  remained closed due to a grain bin collapse earlier in the week.The...