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The Pulaski Health Foundation has been given an opportunity to move forward with a project that has been on the minds of the board members for some time — an assisted-living center in Winamac.  On May 8 during the Winamac Town Council meeting, health foundation president and chairman Scott Fritz...
Pulaski County Council members are preparing to spend money on the courthouse and they are not starting with the little projects. Pulaski County Maintenance Director Jeff Johnston asked the council to continue moving forward with the replacing of the courthouse elevator during a regular meeting...
Francesville Town Council members have been given an opportunity to obtain about $10,000 for a community project but what that project will be has them guessing.  At a regular meeting on May 1, the council voiced some projects that could be paid for with grant funding from the Community Foundation...
Two manure pits will be installed in the horse  day use area at the Tippecanoe River State Park.
Friends of Tippecanoe River State Park is looking to accomplish several projects as the weather warms up.  The group has approved to spend money on manure pits and the flooring in the dining hall. The pits will help save time and money for the park, while the updated flooring will add more shine to...
A push from the state mandating e-filing in the court systems has caused a bit of a conundrum for three county departments. At a Pulaski County Commissioners meeting Monday evening, Pulaski Circuit Court Judge Michael Shurn, Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney Daniel Murphy and Pulaski County Clerk...
The Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office completed a review of the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a Lafayette man by police.
Officers involved in the fatal shooting of a Lafayette man on March 28 acted in accordance with Indiana law, according to Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney Daniel P. Murphy.  Murphy and the prosecuting attorney’s office completed the review of the circumstances surrounding the shooting that...
A former Pulaski County Commissioner filed a formal complaint with the state regarding the current commissioners and it appears his concerns are justified. Former commissioner Terry Young filed a complaint with the Indiana Public Access Counselor Office alleging the commissioners violated the Open...
Francesville Town Marshal Doug Lee warned the town council that syringes are being seen around town.  During a regular town council meeting on April 17, Lee said drug paraphernalia items have been dropped around town causing a public safety concern.  “If people find them don’t just throw them away...
While Medaryville Town Council members were preparing to hire a new town marshal, all the town officers have resigned.  At a regular meeting on April 19, the council approved to hire David Combs, who is a Knox officer. Combs was hired after Jeff Heims resigned from the position on March 15. Heims...
Crash victim Jet Terry is placed on a stretcher and transported to the hospital as part of a mock accident at Winamac Community High School.
Winamac Community High School senior Danyelle Weaver had an idea at the beginning of the 2016-17 school year and Friday she got to see her idea and hard work play out in the school’s parking lot. Weaver is the president of SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) and her idea involved a mock...

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