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Bluffton Police Officer Justin Pitman, right, and K-9 Riggs graduated Friday from the Fort Wayne Police K-9 Academy. Helping mark the...

Recovering addict gets judge’s mercy

Judge Kent Kiracofe said he was “sticking his neck out” when he ...

Police Notebook: 05-25-2019

INCIDENTS City: Friday, 9:01 a.m., Dollar Tree, 935 North Main St. Alarm. Officers responded. Alarm accidentally...

Doctor gets probation

State reaches deal with Greenman over ...

Police Notebook: 05-24-2019

INCIDENTS City: Thursday, 9:22 a.m., Michael Maddy, 921 W. Cherry St. Tree fell on his 2014...

Wells Court Docket: 05-24-2019

Wells Superior Court Infractions Jessica N. Hayworth, 27, Hartford City; no insurance, Scott Street at Central...

Police Notebook: 05-23-2019

INCIDENTS City: Wednesday, 12:13 p.m., 1 Tiger Trail, Bluffton High School. First responders requested on a...

Wells Court Docket: 05-23-2019

Wells Superior Court Criminal Cases Nicole F. Castillo, 31, Fort Wayne, violated probation by testing positive...

Police Notebook: 05-22-2019

INCIDENTS City: Tuesday, 6:08 p.m., Main Street at Arnold Street. Officer spotted a woman whom he...

Wells County Court Docket: 05-22-2019

Wells Superior Court Criminal Case Landon W. Ford, 26, of Bluffton, pleaded guilty by agreement to...