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  1. Howard County sheriff defends call for jail tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Howard County Sheriff Steve Rogers is asking for four new corrections officers through a proposed tax increase that would cost taxpayers 50 cents per $1,000 of earned income. The Kokomo Tribune reports the increase would generate up to $800,000 in jail revenue.

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  2. Indiana Manufacturing Growth Prompts Siemens and Mitsubishi Automation...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    New Kokomo, IN office meets growing demand from Patti Engineering's partners and manufacturing clients for Siemens and Mitsubishi industrial automation control system integration expertise and support. Being closer to our clients in the Midwest will be a win-win; the expansion will increase our business opportunities, and our customers will benefit from readily accessible integration expertise.

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  3. Howard County sheriff defends call for jail tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... officers through a proposed tax increase that would cost taxpayers 50 cents per $1,000 of earned income. The Kokomo Tribune reports the increase would generate up to $800,000 in jail revenue. A study commissioned by jail officials found the facility ...

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  4. Juanita Ruth MajorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    Juanita Ruth Majors, 75, of Sharpsville, Ind., passed away at 3:25 a.m. July 5, 2015 at Wellbrooke Wellness Center of Kokomo, Ind. Juanita was born to the late Herman and Lucille McKinley in Heber Springs, Ark.

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  5. Recycling schedule changesRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Rochester Sentinel

    ... this newspaper, which dates back to 1858: "2 Regional Champions." Survivors include her two daughters, Jean A. Mize, Kokomo, and Tamara L. Lehman, Novato, Calif.; a sister, Helen Notz, Rochester, and a brother, Omer L. Kindig, Warsaw. Her funeral ...

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  6. Salin Bank & Trust Company Announces the Retirement of Bill Salin, IIRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Wire

    ... He also served as a senior vice president for Ameritrust National Bank in Indianapolis and Union Bank and Trust in Kokomo. Alender is a graduate of the Krannert School of Industrial Management at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, where ...

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  7. Indiana elementary school making space station callRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Tribune

    ... Knolinski applied for the program that she calls a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the students. She tells the Kokomo Tribune ( http://bit.ly/1IlTyL5 ) she hopes the event will inspire students to dream big. School officials say a $4,000 grant ...

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  8. Kelly Jean BlandRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Star Press

    She was born December 10, 1969 in Kokomo, IN, and is the daughter of David F. and Patricia L. Rossi.

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  9. Dry for now but flooding continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... rainfall June in mainly less than 12 hours! So it's no surprise to see these viewer photos of extensive flooding from Kokomo, Sharpsville, Pendleton and Marion. Areal Flood Warnings remain up until 10pm for a good portion of the Indy metro area and ...

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  10. This 1953 Ford F-100 Makes a Statement About Owner-Built RodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... pointing the gases toward stock mufflers. The transmission is a built-for-the-street 700-R4 built by Coan Racing in Kokomo, Indiana. At the rear, 3.50:1 gears spin inside a Ford 9-inch with limited-slip. The chassis was given some owner-built ...

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  11. Former assistant at Wagoner Medical Center signs plea agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... Investigators in Howard County have been able to link 27 deaths to the Wagoner Medical Centers in Burlington and Kokomo dating from 2007 to 2012. The owner of the business, Dr. Don Wagoner, pleaded guilty in 2014 to seven felonies, including dealing ...

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  12. Vigil planned for Tipton County deputy killed a year agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    The Kokomo Tribune reports the vigil for Tipton County Deputy Jacob Calvin will be held 7:30 p.m. Sunday in front of the county jail. Tipton County Sheriff Tony Frawley says the vigil will give the community a chance to get some closure and to say their goodbyes.

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  13. Organizations, politicians work to provide veteran with new homeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Stars and Stripes

    ... day he could provide Bailey with her own room and a home within a safe, child-filled neighborhood. With the help of Kokomo's Habitat for Humanity, United Auto Workers Local 685 and a group of politicians, construction of that home began Monday at ...

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  14. Kokomo man among three sentenced in child pornography caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    A 36-year-old Kokomo, Indiana man was sentenced to 45 years in federal prison in connection with child pornography charges. Two others were also sentenced in the case, United States Attorney Josh Minkler announced Monday.

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  15. Obituary: Madeline RoudebushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Current in Carmel

    ... 19, 1921 to John and Mettie (Eads) Williams in Fayetteville, Kentucky. Madeline worked for Kentucky Fried Chicken in Kokomo where she actually met Colonel Sanders, and later worked for years as a school cafeteria manager. She was a member of ...

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  16. Veteran mail carrier gets many happy returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Click2Houston

    After serving in World War II, Ralph Kuntz spent years serving Kokomo, Indiana, as a mail carrier. But for all the letters and packages he delivered, on his 100th birthday, he got plenty in return.

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  17. Warren radio station founder David Potter diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Times Observer

    David Potter had worked in radio after graduating from college, and he met Homer Haines while working at WKMO in Kokomo, Ind. "All the young men signed up to go in the Army," Potter's daughter, Rebecca Schichler, said Tuesday evening in a phone conversation from Rochester, N.Y. "They said, 'When we get out of the war, let's start our own station.'

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  18. Vet surprised with 7,000 cards on 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | TheIndyChannel

    KOKOMO, Ind. -- A World War II veteran from Kokomo was surprised with thousands of cards for his 100th birthday Monday.

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  19. Never too old for a 275-mile bike ride across IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... 40-mile Nickel Plate Bike Trail through Howard and Fulton counties. They hopped on the Industrial Heritage Trail in Kokomo and glided into the Circle City through the Monon Greenway network that now stretches to Westfield. Enright studied a crumpled ...

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  20. Kokomo Police share details of fatal shooting of teenage robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    An officer shot a 17-year-old girl during an apparent robbery at Casey's General Store on South Dixon Road in Kokomo. The store was back to normal Monday, three days after the teenager walked into the store and never came back out.

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