COLUMBIA CITY — Crop advisors, pesticide applicators and growers have the opportunity to learn more about nutrient application and soil health at a workshop on June 22. Specialists from Purdue Extension, Ohio State Extension, A&L Labs, USDA and the Office of Indiana State Chemist will sh…

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County was one of the areas in the state to receive funding through the Community Crossings grant program.

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County was one of the areas in the state to receive funding through the Community Crossings grant program.

WARSAW — Columbia City’s boys golf team is headed for the regional match after placing well in a competitive Warsaw Sectional last week.

CHURUBUSCO — After leading the Eagles to their most successful seasons in school history, Churubusco boys basketball coach Chris Paul announced he will be stepping down.

ANGOLA — Northeast Corner Conference regular season champion Lakeland rolled to an NECC Tournament championship Saturday at Lake James Golf Club, defeating second-place Angola by 33 shots.

After reading the title, some readers may recall the old Beetles tune, “Let it Be.” But, I’m not here to talk about music today; rather, I’d like to remind readers of the dangers of poison ivy. You may have heard the old adage, “Leaves of three, let it be.”

Happy birthday today to Roger Gaff, Ellen Clingerman, Makayla Moore and Brent McCoy; and tomorrow to Ben Rosswurm, Nicky Brown, Ann Gordon, Cheyenne Smith and Ed Gordon; Katie Konger on the 13th; Andrea Royer, Jenna Shambaugh, Brent Powell, Cheryl Seel and Ryan Stampe on the 15th; and Jack N…

The political world has been focusing on the serious splits in Republican ranks — and rightly so. Purging party members who won’t worship before the altar of Trumpism is an exercise in self-demolition.

COLUMBIA CITY — The Community Foundation of Whitley County Inc. has received a Community Leadership Grant of $100,000 as part of the seventh phase of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT VII) initiative. With the grant, the Community Foundation will support Mission …

COLUMBIA CITY — The Community Foundation of Whitley County Inc. has received a Community Leadership Grant of $100,000 as part of the seventh phase of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT VII) initiative. With the grant, the Community Foundation will support Mission …

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Region of the American Red Cross has named Olivia Lusher as executive director for the Northeast Indiana Chapter, effective Aug. 31.

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County 4-H program will be hosting an Open House night on Tuesday, Oct. 20, from 6-7:30 p.m.

CHURUBUSCO — The Churubusco Lions Club will host its annual Memorial Day Port-A-Pit BBQ on Saturday, May 29, at Brevin’s on Main Street from 10 a.m. until sold out.

INDIANAPOLIS — After testing the waters by polling constituents last week about whether he should contest the 2020 presidential results in Congress on Tuesday, northeast Indiana Rep. Jim Banks officially signed on with dozens of other House Republicans to object to certification of the resul…

Amid more publicized contests for the Indiana governor’s office and the General Assembly, the state’s third branch of government — the judiciary — also will have a presence on the Nov. 3 general election ballot.

CHURUBUSCO — Churubusco High School played host to a candidate forum for the district’s three open board seats, which will be decided in November’s General Election.

INDIANAPOLIS — On March 23, 2020, the lives of many Hoosiers came to a standstill as Gov. Eric Holcomb announced his stay-at home order to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The governor said he wanted Hoosiers to “Hunker Down” for two weeks.