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Another priest added to Fort Wayne Diocese’s abuse list

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The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend has added another name to the list of priests credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor. Gerald Funcheon, who was a member of the Crosier Congregation, not a diocesan priest, is on the list of those credibly accused of abuse published by the Crosier ...

Police seeking help following Saturday hit-and-run accident

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The Allen County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help in connection with a hit-and-run accident. At approximately 1 a.m. Saturday, the department was notified that an unknown vehicle had struck a bicyclist in the 2800 block of Hillegas Road, south of Butler Road. The victim was ...

Indiana BMV extends hours for polling place identification

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's license branches are extending their hours on Monday and Tuesday to issue ID cards and driver's licenses for identification at polling places during the general election. The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles says its branches will be open Monday from 8:30 a.m. ...

Re-elect Banks to keep fighting for conservative values

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Republican Jim Banks was sent to Washington in 2017 to defend the conservative values of Hoosiers in Congress. And we support his re-election Tuesday because of his consistent stand in fighting for the principles we believe in, especially the rights of the unborn. A veteran of Operation ...

GUEST EDITORIAL: Play to win for Mike Braun

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In 1992, my Fighting Irish took on the Penn State Nittany Lions in what is known as one of the greatest comebacks in Notre Dame history. I still remember it like it was yesterday. The game was hard fought, the snow was falling heavily, and the atmosphere in South Bend was electric. ...

Send Braun to D.C. to confirm judges who protect Constitution

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Indiana Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly’s “nay” vote on Oct. 6 against the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court should be the straw that broke the camel’s back for his chances of being re-elected for another six-year term in Tuesday’s midterm election. We have ...

Software company to boost Indiana presence, invest $1.2M

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A business-to-business software company is planning to boost its Indiana presence in the coming years, and invest $1.2 million in its Indianapolis headquarters. The state announced Friday that Socio , which has 15 full-time associates in Indiana, as well as additional ...

New survey shows Indiana still plagued by teacher shortage

Indiana State News

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A vast majority of Indiana's school districts are still struggling to find qualified teachers amid the state's lingering teacher shortage. Indiana State University's annual survey of Hoosier school superintendents shows 91 percent say their districts had a teacher ...

Citilink hosting meetings to explore public transit improvements

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Citilink will host a second round of informational meetings on its 10-Year Transit Development Plan. The purpose of this plan is to identify improvements for Citilink fixed route and paratransit service to be implemented over the next 10, and the purpose of these meetings is to gather input ...

Wells Street to close Monday for sewer work

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To accommodate the construction of neighborhood storm sewers, Wells Street will be closed between Spring and Huffman streets, beginning Monday, Nov. 5. The closure is expected to last through Nov. 20. City Utilities will be installing a stormwater pipe across Wells at Huffman as part of a ...