Knights’ Hawkins exits coaching, teaching positions

Varsity boys’ basketball coach ends 7-year career at NHS; also taught middle school special education classesBy MATTHEW LeBLANCNorwell High School varsity boys’ basketball coach...

Investment of $1.5M in equipment nets Almco tax abatement

By DAVE SCHULTZA 10-year tax abatement on $1.5 million in new equipment for Almco Steel was approved Tuesday night by the Bluffton Common Council.Bruce...

Let’s shed a little light on downtown Bluffton, NOW! says

By DAVE SCHULTZThe Bluffton NOW! group wants to see a brighter downtown. Members of the Bluffton Common Council Tuesday night gave them some help...

Board of Works approves request to buy two new police cars

By DAVE SCHULTZThe Bluffton Police Department is buying two new vehicles — a patrol car and an unmarked administrative car.The vehicles, which will both...

Police Notebook: 4-13-16

INCIDENTSCity:Tuesday, 3:45 p.m., Main Motel, 1005 S. Main St. Two cell phones reported stolen from a room.County:Tuesday, 11:08 a.m., Ind. 301 near Craigville. Residence...

Dreu Pietosi is Norwell High School Intern of the Week

Senior Dreu Pietosi has been selected to receive the weekly Norwell High School ICE Student honor. Dreu is employed at FCCA Inc. of...

Driver uninjured as grain truck tips

By GLEN WERLINGA Fort Wayne man escaped injury after the semi he was driving tipped over on the Ind. 124 bypass between Ind. 116...

Fishers are honored at Lincoln Day Dinner

By DAVE SCHULTZSheriff Monte Fisher and his wife Bonnie were named the recipients of the Wells County Republican Party’s annual Abe Award Monday night.The...

Senior Exploration starts; some learn about Turkmenistan

By BARBARA  BARBIERIWells County seniors are back in an exploring mode as the Bluffton Parks Department is offering the Senior Exploration series again this...

‘Scouting for Food’ event is Saturday

April is “Scouting for Food’ month and local Boy Scout troops will be collecting nonperishable food items Saturday, April 16, at Bluffton-Harrison Middle School...