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Archive for January, 2014

Governor Pence Declares State of Disaster Emergency in 29 Indiana Counties

January 6, 2014
Governor Pence Declares State of Disaster Emergency in 29 Indiana Counties

  01/07/14 Governor Mike Pence has declared a state of disaster emergency for 29 counties affected by the severe weather that began on January 5. “As a result of the severe snowstorms, extreme cold and dangerous wind conditions that have impacted counties across Indiana, I have declared a state of disaster emergency in the...
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Downs Arrested for OWI

January 6, 2014
Downs Arrested for OWI

    01/07/14  On Sunday, January 5th at 1:32 a.m. Plymouth Police Officer Paul Stamper arrested 47 year old Edward B. Downs of Plymouth in the 200 block of North Michigan Street.  Downs was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated.  He was transported to the Marshall County Jail and booked in on a $1,505 bond....
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IN Superintendent of School Offer Waiver for Missed Days due to Extreme Weather

January 6, 2014
IN Superintendent of School Offer Waiver for Missed Days due to Extreme Weather

  01/07/14 Indiana Schools could get a break for cancelling classes on Monday due to the extreme weather conditions. Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction, Glenda Ritz, emailed superintendents on Sunday and informed them that Indiana statute provides for grant waivers of the 180 day requirements due to extreme circumstances. Indiana statute (IC 20-30-2-3) makes...
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2-1-1 IS OPERATIONAL

January 6, 2014
2-1-1 IS OPERATIONAL

    01/07/14  2-1-1 services are operational and available to help anyone in need in our community. Due to circumstances out of their control, they were forced to cease operations for a short period of time Sunday from 6pm to 8am Monday morning. This is the first time since 2-1-1 became available in 2004...
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Marshall County Emergency Declaration will remain in effect through Tuesday

January 6, 2014
Marshall County Emergency Declaration will remain in effect through Tuesday

  01/06/14 Blowing and drifting snow continues to be a problem for road crews and emergency response personnel. After much deliberation, the Marshall County Board of Commissioners have determined that it is necessary to leave the “Warning Level” Travel Advisory Emergency Declaration in place tonight (January 6, 2014) through at least Tuesday (January 7,...
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Severe Winter Weather Update #2 – 1/6/14

January 6, 2014
Severe Winter Weather Update #2 – 1/6/14

    01/06/14 As of 11:15 a.m. Eastern time INDOT crews remain in a full call-out across the Northwest Indiana District, working hard to reopen all interstates, U.S. highways, and state routes. But drifting snow and subzero temperatures are dramatically slowing the process. All roads should be considered extremely hazardous and only emergency personnel...
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Eric L. Bice Sr. – 42 – of Plymouth

January 5, 2014
Eric L. Bice Sr. – 42 – of Plymouth

  Click Johnson Danielson Funeral Home at right for complete details.
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National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning until 7am Monday

January 5, 2014
National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning until 7am Monday

  01/06/14 The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning until 7am Monday. Heavy Snow will taper off through mid evening. Storm total accumulations of 10-16 inches are expected. North winds will shift to Northwest and increase to 25 – 35 mph with gusts to 40 mph this evening. This will cause severe...
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Barn Fire on 12B Road

January 5, 2014
Barn Fire on 12B Road

  01/06/14 Firefighters from several department responded to a barn fire at 7150 12B Road in Argos at 6:38 p.m. Sunday, the property owned by Dale Dodson. The barn was totally engulfed when emergency crews arrived on the scene.  Fire fighters battled snow-covered county roads to get to the fire scene and then had...
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Marshall County Commissioners Issue Emergency Declaration

January 5, 2014
Marshall County Commissioners Issue Emergency Declaration

01/06/14 Due to the severe winter storm, the Marshall County Board of Commissioners issued an Emergency Declaration regarding travel upon roadways in the un-incorporated areas of the county.  The Commissioners issued the “Warning Level” Travel Advisory Emergency Declaration effective at 6 p.m. Sunday night and lasting until Tuesday.  A “Warning Level” Travel Advisory Emergency...
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