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Boxwood Blight Found in Indiana

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October 17, 2018
Boxwood Blight Found in Indiana

The DNR Division of Entomology & Plant Pathology has discovered that a shipment of boxwood plants infected with boxwood blight was shipped to Indiana in May. Boxwood blight (Calonectriapseudonayiculata) is a fungal disease that ingest members of the popular Buxacceae family and is often transported through the nursery trade. Hosts include Buxus (boxwood), Pachysandra...
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Representatives Jackie Walorski and Ron Kind Call on USTR Lighthizer to Establish Tariff Exclusion Process

October 17, 2018
Representatives Jackie Walorski and Ron Kind Call on USTR Lighthizer to Establish Tariff Exclusion Process

U.S. Reps. Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) and Ron Kind (D-Wis.) Tuesday called on United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to establish a process that allows U.S. companies to request an exclusion from the recent tariffs imposed on $200 billion of Chinese imports. This process would help U.S. companies retain global competitiveness, and would help target the effects of the tariffs...
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Bipartisan Donnelly-Cruz Bill to Impose Sanctions on Those Who Use Civilians as Human Shields Passes Senate

October 17, 2018
Bipartisan Donnelly-Cruz Bill to Impose Sanctions on Those Who Use Civilians as Human Shields Passes Senate

  U.S. Senators Joe Donnelly (D-IN) and Ted Cruz (R-TX) applauded the Senate for unanimously passing their bipartisan bill last night, which would impose sanctions on those who use civilians as human shields, including terror groups such as Hamas and Hezbollah, as well as their enablers. The bill was co-sponsored by 50 other senators. Donnelly,...
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Volunteers Needed Saturday at Rees Theatre

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October 16, 2018
Volunteers Needed Saturday at Rees Theatre

Fifty volunteers over the age of 15 are needed this Saturday to assist with the clearing out of the Rees Theatre.  This volunteer opportunity will pave the way for the next phase of work and save money for the project. Volunteers will assist with removing the remaining seats, carpeting and other debris from the...
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Commissioners Continue Discussion with Lake Latonka Association on Request to Assist with Paving Project

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October 16, 2018
Commissioners Continue Discussion with Lake Latonka Association on Request to Assist with Paving Project

Mike Maddox, Vice President of the Lake Latonka Board of Directors appeared before the Marshall County Commissioners Monday in an effort to get the county to pave the roads in the private subdivision. Last month Commissioner Mike Delp brought forth the idea after he was contacted by lake association.  The proposal was for the...
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Oliver & Fortin Create Additional Match for Donations to the Kayak Launch Project

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October 16, 2018
Oliver & Fortin Create Additional Match for Donations to the Kayak Launch Project

The City of Plymouth and the Park Department are working hard to meet the local match requirement to obtain an $11,000 grant from the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority to build a handicap assessable canoe/kayak launch in River Park Square.  The grant is a 50/50 match so local donors must give $11,000 for...
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MCEDC to Host SCORE Indiana Workshop for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

October 16, 2018
MCEDC to Host SCORE Indiana Workshop for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Marshall County has a rich history of entrepreneurship, with many successful businesses starting out of the home or garage. We are looking for the next generation of small business owners to join the Marshall County business community.  Entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, and small business owners are encouraged to sign up for a small business development...
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Public Meetings Set to Discuss Passenger Rail

October 16, 2018
Public Meetings Set to Discuss Passenger Rail

Northern Indiana Passenger Rail Association (NIPRA) is scheduling public meetings throughout northern Indiana to discuss recent work completed and the next steps in securing funding for a Chicago-Fort Wayne-Columbus passenger rail line. The meetings are scheduled for Wednesday, October 24, from 5:00-7:00 p.m., at the Warsaw City Hall Council Chambers at 102 South Buffalo...
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Indiana students to get free FAFSA filing help at College Goal Sunday

October 16, 2018
Indiana students to get free FAFSA filing help at College Goal Sunday

Financial aid professionals will be volunteering at 39 sites in Indiana to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid during College Goal Sunday. The event is set for 2 p.m. (local time), October 28. The free program assists Indiana students in filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid...
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James Kinney Arrested by City Police for OWI

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October 16, 2018
James Kinney Arrested by City Police for OWI

On Saturday, October 13th, Plymouth Police Officer Jerrid Arnold conducted a traffic stop at approximately 9:23 PM  at Pilgrim Lane and Western Avenue. 57 year old James G. Kinney of Plymouth was arrested for operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated with a BAC of .15% or more.  He was incarcerated at the Marshall County...
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