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Weather Warning for Sunday into Monday

December 30, 2011
Weather Warning for Sunday into Monday

12/31/11 Marshall County EMA Director Clyde Avery issues a Weather Warning Friday afternoon about 3 p.m. concerning the possibility of heavy snow. The National Weather Service has issued a “Special Weather Statement” for heavy lake effect snow showers that will develop Sunday afternoon and persist through Monday night. Snow accumulations of 6 inches or...
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Barn Destroyed by Fire on 6th Road

December 29, 2011
Barn Destroyed by Fire on 6th Road

12/30/11 Thursday afternoon fire fighters from several departments responded to a huge barn fire at 14173 6th Road just north of Plymouth.  A neighbor called 9-1-1 at 12:37 and reported that the barn that was totally engulfed.  Black plumes of smoke rose high into the sky and could be seen for miles. The LaPaz...
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Back Arrested for Nonsupport of a Dependent Child

December 29, 2011
Back Arrested for Nonsupport of a Dependent Child

12/30/11 On Thursday, December 29th at 1:54 a.m. Officer Paul Stamper of the Plymouth Police Department arrested 33 year old Jamie M. Back of West Frankfort, Illinois.  Back was located in the 400 block of South Liberty Street and was arrested on an active warrant out of Starke County for nonsupport of a dependent...
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Meth Lab in W. Washington Street Apartment

December 29, 2011
Meth Lab in W. Washington Street Apartment

12/30/11 Wednesday evening Plymouth Police located a meth lab on the second floor apartment at 313 ½ West Washington Street. Tuesday evening the occupants of the apartment, 36 year old Jason Joseph and 20 year old Sarah Tabor were arrested in Starke County.  While they were being interrogated in Starke County they admitted to...
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WTCA Ballon Pilot Invited to Compete in FAI Junior World Championship

December 29, 2011
WTCA Ballon Pilot Invited to Compete in FAI Junior World Championship

12/30/11 On December 22, WTCA/WZOC Commercial Hot Air Balloon pilot Brian Kunze was invited to compete in the FAI Junior World Championship Hot Air Balloon Event held May 22-27th in Lithuania.  The 2007 PHS Graduate and Information Literacy Assistant at Menominee Elementary school was tenth on the list of junior pilots from the United...
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County Officer Stops Vehicle, Locates Heroin & Marijuana

December 29, 2011
County Officer Stops Vehicle, Locates Heroin & Marijuana

12/30/11  On Thursday, December 29th at 12:02 a.m. Patrol Brandon Cooper of the Marshall County Police Department was on routine patrol in LaPaz when he witnessed a vehicle southbound on Michigan Street that was exceeding the posted speed limit.  Cooper conducted the traffic stop and during the investigation Patrolman Cooper requested the Bremen Police...
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Mobile Meth Lab, 3 Arrested

December 29, 2011
Mobile Meth Lab, 3 Arrested

12/30/11 On Wednesday, December 29th at approximately 11:15pm, Patrolman Ryan Hollopeter with the Marshall County sheriff’s Department conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near the intersection of 14B and Beech Roads for unsafe lane movement.  An active meth lab was discovered during a search of the vehicle.  Seth P. Wright 22, of Bourbon,...
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Bremen Man Arrested for Theft in Tyner

December 29, 2011
Bremen Man Arrested for Theft in Tyner

12/30/11 On Wednesday, December 28th around 9:30 a.m. a resident on Main Street in Tyner reported to the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department that an unknown person had allegedly stolen several pieces of jewelry and collectible coin from her residence. Deputy Les McFarland conducted the investigation and determined that Troy Jay Siple 20, of Bremen...
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Houghton Gets Hello Gorgeous Makeover at CC Hair Co.

December 29, 2011
Houghton Gets Hello Gorgeous Makeover at CC Hair Co.

12/30/11 Wednesday was a day of “firsts” for Patt Houghton. Unbeknownst to her, Houghton’s sister-in-law Donna Kelly had nominated her for a Hello Gorgeous makeover at C.C. Hair Co. in Plymouth. Houghton was treated to her first pedicure, first facial and first hair coloring treatment as part of the makeover — all of which...
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Indiana Tax Tips December 2011

December 29, 2011
Indiana Tax Tips December 2011

12/30/11 It’s that time of the year again. The income tax filing season has begun and important tax documents should be arriving in the mail throughout January of 2012. Even though your return is not due until April, getting an early start will make filing easier. Here are some tips that will help you...
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