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  1. Eatery chain owners to plead guilty to theft over salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Journal

    Prosecutors say the owners of a popular chain of Mexican restaurants in 10 Indiana counties will plead guilty to theft charges and forfeit $4.5 million for not reporting accurate sales figures to the state. Prosecutors Terry Curry of Marion County and Pat Harrington of Tippecanoe County announced the charges Thursday against the owners of a chain of 26 restaurants operating under the names El Rodeo and El Jaripeo.


  2. Tennessee company sues county over proposed rock quarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Daily Journal

    A Tennessee company has filed a lawsuit against officials in Tippecanoe County, saying they didn't have the authority to pass an ordinance meant to block a proposed limestone quarry project along the Wabash River. Rogers Group Inc. filed the lawsuit Thursday against the county, its board of commissioners, zoning appeals officials and the county building commissioner, the Journal and Courier reported .


  3. Recent death not Lafayette neighborhood's firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Daily Journal

    Zachary Buckingham and his family moved into a rental house just two months ago, but they're already looking to leave, disturbed by the specter of death that surrounds their home in the 1500 block of North 16th Street. Buckingham, 22, knew he'd wake each morning to face the uneven soil and toppled tombstones in St. Joseph's Cemetery across the street, but he's been caught off guard when reminders of human mortality have struck even closer to home.


  4. Arrest linked to body found along Lafayette highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Daily Journal

    An Indianapolis man has been arrested in connection with the death of a man whose body was found along a highway in Lafayette. Tippecanoe County Jail records show that 42-year-old William Paz was arrested on preliminary charges including assisting a criminal involving murder and failure to report a dead body.


  5. GE Aviation starts hiring at new Lafayette plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Daily Journal

    GE Aviation has started its initial hiring for the $100 million jet engine manufacturing plant that it's building in Lafayette. The company announced plans for the factory in March, with officials saying they anticipated the plant having more than 200 workers within five years.


  6. Grants meant to curb farm runoff into Wabash RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Daily Journal

    The Pharos-Tribune in Logansport reports that the Lafayette-based Wabash River Enhancement Corp. will award $150,000 to farmers to help pay for projects such as planting cover crops and filter strips near that could help keep livestock waste and crop-related chemicals from reaching the waterway.


  7. Man's body found along northern Indiana roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Daily Journal

    The Journal & Courier reports police received a call from a passerby about a man along the Sagamore Parkway in Lafayette just after 7:30 a.m. Thursday.


  8. Indiana man's mobile Nativity a response to banRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daily Journal

    On a frigid night lit by the lights of the Tippecanoe County Courthouse last week, Don and Mary Beth Porter drove around downtown looking for him. Like clockwork, Jack Ruckel was there.


  9. Susan Alexander Coopman, NeedhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Daily Journal

    Susan Alexander Coopman, 62, passed away Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Needham.


  10. 2 rare urban coyote attacks on dogs within 1 dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Daily Journal

    A Purdue Animal Hospital veterinarian says fatal coyote attacks on dogs in cities are uncommon but the clinic has recently seen two such cases. Veterinarian Steve Thompson tells WLFI-TV that two small dogs - one in Lafayette and another in Frankfort - were both attacked within a 24-hour period last week.


  11. Bobby Edward Read, LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Daily Journal

    Bobby Edward Read, 84, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. He was a resident of Lafayette and a former resident of Franklin and Greenwood.


  12. Judge hears arguments on Indiana abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Daily Journal

    A federal judge is weighing arguments in the legal battle over an Indiana law critics say is aimed at shuttering a Planned Parenthood clinic that is the sole facility in the state to perform only drug-induced abortions. U.S. District Judge Jane Magnus-Stinson heard arguments Thursday from attorneys for the state and the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana about the 2013 law.


  13. Family ties link rural Indiana, Chicago deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Daily Journal

    A rural Indiana woman with ties to shooting deaths at her home and in Chicago died last month from a drug overdose, not natural causes as first believed, a coroner said Wednesday. Tests determined that 49-year-old Teresa Jarding of Fowler died Sept.


  14. Funeral held for man apparently dead for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Daily Journal

    A funeral and burial have been held for an 88-year-old Lafayette man whose body authorities say was in his home for nine months before his death was reported in May. Thursday's services for Gerald Gavan happened as the county prosecutor continues to consider whether to file any criminal charges. Failure to report a dead body within three hours of its discovery is a misdemeanor in Indiana.


  15. Lafayette man faces charges in death of horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Daily Journal

    A Lafayette man who owns a home where one horse was found dead and another emaciated faces two misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty. An initial hearing for James Fitzsimons is scheduled for Sept.


  16. Daycare employee faces child pornography chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Daily Journal

    An employee of a West Lafayette daycare center faces three felony counts of child exploitation and three felony counts of possessing child pornography. Twenty-four-year-old Adam Justice is accused in court documents of disseminating child pornography online through a peer-to-peer file-sharing network.


  17. Man changes mind, pleads guilty in fatal fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Daily Journal

    A man charged with starting a house fire near Lafayette that killed a 6-year-old girl decided to plead guilty a day after declaring his innocence in court. Thirty-year-year-old Ryan Moynagh pleaded guilty in a Tippecanoe County court Tuesday to murder and arson charges for last year's fire death of Katelyn Lane.


  18. Man backs out of plea deal in girl's fire deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Daily Journal

    The man charged with starting a house fire near Lafayette that killed a 6-year-old girl last year declared his innocence in backing out of a proposed plea agreement with prosecutors. Thirty-year-year-old Ryan Moynagh was in a Tippecanoe County court Monday, where he was expected to plead guilty to murder and arson charges for the November fire death of Katelyn Sue Lane.


  19. Dad of woman who helped kill 3 honors victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Daily Journal

    The father of a woman whose June rampage with her husband left two Las Vegas police officers and a good Samaritan dead visited the restaurant and store where the three were gunned down, saying he was still in disbelief and thinks about the victims' families every day.


  20. Rush to be 1st woman to lead Indiana Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Daily Journal

    Loretta Rush, a longtime juvenile court judge who joined the Indiana Supreme Court in 2012, was named the court's first female chief justice Wednesday.


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