Starke County Newswire

Starke County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Starke County, IN.

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  1. July 2016 Unemployment RateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... rate at: 3.6 in May, 4.2 in April and 4.7 in March. place with a rate of 5.6, a decrease from the 5.9 in June. Starke County stayed at 17 on the list of 92 counties with a rate of 4.8 up from the 4.6 in June and 4.5 in May. Pulaski and St. Joseph ...

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  2. Mabel I. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Rochester Sentinel

    ... Aid. She was the leader of the Cloverleaf 4-H club for 41 years, a 4-H Junior Leader advisor, a member of the Starke County 4-H Fair Board, the Starke County 4-H Extension Board, the Starke County Livestock Committee, PCARET, and a substitute ...

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  3. Marshall County Master Gardener Intern Class to Start SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Marshall County, Pulaski County and Starke County Extension Offices offer an excellent class to help gardeners expand their knowledge and skills through the Master Gardener Intern Class. This class provides the education class hours needed for an individual to become a certified Purdue University Master Gardener.

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  4. Local Police Agencies Join Forces on Traffic Enforcement, 7 ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    This past week a joint effort with the Plymouth Police Department, Marshall County and Starke County Sheriff's Department and the Indiana State Police agencies took place on Monday. Four k-9 teams were available, 2 from Starke County, 1 from Marshall County, and 1 from the Plymouth Police Department.

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  5. Plymouth FOP 195 Resurrects Road RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    The motorcycle ride, which covered over 100 miles left from the Young Amphitheater in Centennial park and traveled to Fulton County, over to Kersting's in Starke County, around Bass Lake and back to Plymouth for a party at the VFW on Lake Avenue. The ride took a slight detour Saturday morning passing by the home of Pedro Vasquez who is battling cancer.

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  6. Several roads closed due to high waterRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Pilot News

    ... Rd. between 3b and 2b Union Rd. North of 3rd Rd. 2b Rd. at Sycamore Rd. 2b Rd. West of Quince Rd. 9b Rd. at Starke County Line 5th Rd. at Underwood Rd. 6th Rd. by Swan Lake Golf Course 7th Rd. East of Union Rd. at intersection Redwood Rd. North of ...

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  7. Standoff in Nappanee endsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | The Pilot News

    Police responded to a call at 9:15 a.m. Friday morning concerning a child playing in the street. Upon further investigation, police went to the home, located in the 1100 block of South Jackson Street, where the child lived the child's father has drug related warrants in Marshall and Starke County.

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  8. Yellowstone Trail Fest Theme Announced - 1920'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Several students of Oregon-Davis High School will be expanding their learning of history this year by impersonating figures from the 1920's as part of the entertainment for this year's Yellowstone Trail Fest August 20th & 21st in Hamlet at the Starke County Fair Grounds. There will also be a 1920's Fashion Show presented by the Dazzling Divas Red Hat Society.

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  9. 2014-2015 Starke County Overdose Deaths Decreased by Over 50 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Data from the Starke County Health Department indicates that from 2009-2013 an average of 9 community members died each year as a result of an overdose. The average overdose deaths from 2014-2015 was 4, a substantial decrease.

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  10. June 2016 Unemployment RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... Marshall you find LaPorte with an unemployment rate of 5.9 and slight increase from May's rate of 5.7. Starke County is 17 on the list with a rate of 5.3 another slight increase from their May rate of 5.2. The unemployment rate in Fulton County took ...

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  11. State Road 10 Chip Seal Preservation in Starke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    State Road 10 will be closed between CR E 500 S and State Road 23, at the edge of Bass Lake, beginning Monday, July 18 and running through Tuesday, July 26. Crews will perform a chip seal and fog seal operation to preserve the road surface. This project is dependent on dry weather and may be delayed if conditions aren't ideal.

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  12. Shawn Myers Arrested on Multiple Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    An officer with the Marshall County Sheriff's Department arrested 43 year old Shawn Roy Myers of Plymouth on Friday night on multiple warrants. Myers' arrest stems from a traffic stop in Starke County on February 8, 2016 when he was found to be in possession of methamphetamines and paraphernalia.

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  13. 21st Annual Ancilla College Golf Classic Draws Record Numbers, Raises More than $30,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... Federal Savings Bank, Lake City Bank of Plymouth, NIPSCO, Rosema Construction, Saint Joseph Health System, Starke County Economic Development Foundation, The Zone, Tiny Enterprises, Vermillion Systems. TEE BOX SPONSORS: Ancilla Domini Sisters, ...

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  14. Dixon v. Indiana Department of CorrectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... to the DOC. We affirm. [2] The facts underlying Dixon's convictions stem from an August 8, 2003 incident in Starke County and are as follows: Dixon robbed a grocery store in one Indiana county and then fled to an adjacent county where he entered the ...

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  15. Weekly Events for June 6-11Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Pilot News

    ... Johnson at 574-936-2201. a Culpepper & Merriweather Circus will perform at 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. CDT, at the Starke County Fairgrounds, 400 S. Division St., Hamlet. For more information or to reserve discount tickets call 866 BIG TOP 6. TUESDAY, JUNE ...

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  16. Rural Indiana jail inmates try new drug treatment approachRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... front of 94 guys at Westville prison and say, 'I need your help.' " Meeks, of LaPorte, was surrounded at the Starke County Jail by about two dozen men, also in orange jumpsuits and serving years behind bars, walking the same path he was: the long ...

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  17. Rural Indiana jail inmates try new drug treatment approachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... front of 94 guys at Westville prison and say, 'I need your help.' " Meeks, of LaPorte, was surrounded at the Starke County Jail by about two dozen men, also in orange jumpsuits and serving years behind bars, walking the same path he was: the long ...

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  18. April 2016 Unemployment RatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... rate of 6.5. They've see a consistent reduction. In March their rate was 7.7, and in February 8.6. Starke County sits 10 on the list with a rate of 6.0 down from the 7.3 in March while St. Joseph County is 46 on the lists of counties with a rate of ...

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  19. Belork v. Latimer DMKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... IALF, we conclude that granting Belork's petition is warranted. [3] Belork is the owner of real property in Starke County, Indiana, which he uses in part to raise cattle. Jan Ferch is the owner of real property along the eastern boundary of Belork's ...

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  20. Construction on Bridge over Robbins Ditch on US 30 in Starke CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    The Indiana Department of Transportation is alerting drivers to lane closures on U.S. 30, between CR 300 E and U.S. 35, near Hamlet, Monday May 23 through the middle of September. Crews will close one eastbound and one westbound lane at a time, restricting drivers to an lane in both directions.

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