COVID-19 UPDATES

INDIANAPOLIS — New COVID-19 activity in schools has dropped off a peak earlier this month like the rest of the state, but local schools still saw more than 50 new cases over the past week.

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana appears to have hit the peak of its latest delta-driven COVID-19 surge, as activity remains high but has leveled off over the last two weeks.

INDIANAPOLIS — A few local schools continue to see outbreaks of COVID-19 in their buildings, with Lakeland, DeKalb Central, Garrett and East Noble seeing notable new student cases this past week.

ANGOLA — Steuben County government recently adopted a policy that provides guaranteed paid sick pay in the event of COVID-19 infections among employees or their children.

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A Noble County Lions Club zone meeting was Sept. 18 at Richard’s Restaurant in Kendallville. In front, from left, are Cindy O’Brien, Rome City/Brimfield Lions Club membership chairman, and Ann Fordeck, also from Rome City/Brimfield. In back, from left, are Steve Kramer, Noble County Lions Cl…

Eastside’s homecoming court is shown. In front, from the left, are Lydia Sullivan, Kierra Ballentine, Kaydence Chapman, Skyelar Kessler, king Tanner Wicker, queen Mataya Bireley, Ava Paddock and Lillian Cline. In back are Nolan Antrup, Wyatt Davis, Kyler Bibbee, Laban Davis, Luke Collins and…

AUBURN — After a year’s hiatus due to COVID-19, the DeKalb County Fair is set to kick off on Monday with some new events and displays to celebrate the fair’s 90th year.

AUBURN — A Fremont man was sentenced Monday to four years behind bars for child solicitation after responding to a Garrett Police officer posing as a 14-year-old girl on Facebook.

INDIANAPOLIS — New COVID-19 activity in schools has dropped off a peak earlier this month like the rest of the state, but local schools still saw more than 50 new cases over the past week.

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A Noble County Lions Club zone meeting was Sept. 18 at Richard’s Restaurant in Kendallville. In front, from left, are Cindy O’Brien, Rome City/Brimfield Lions Club membership chairman, and Ann Fordeck, also from Rome City/Brimfield. In back, from left, are Steve Kramer, Noble County Lions Cl…

COLDWATER — Tibbits Opera House’s 42nd Annual Auction, “Auction at the Opera House”: a Phantom-Inspired Masquerade, is coming in-person and online this November as the theater’s main fundraising event.

The Angola High School Class of 1961 celebrates 60 years with multiple days of fun events and reminiscing in Angola last weekend. Pictured are some of the reunion’s attendees. Front row (from left): Elaine Deller Coolman, Judy Yockey Sellgren and Barbara Maxton Oster. Second row: Terry Arkwr…