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Former Indiana mail carrier charged for not delivering mail

Indiana State News

LAPORTE, Ind. (AP) — A former Indiana mail carrier has been accused of paying someone to dispose 11,000 pieces of mail and hiding another 6,000 in his home. Kristopher Block was charged Tuesday in LaPorte Circuit Court with felony official misconduct and misdemeanor theft. A judge issued a ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 13 in photos

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News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

THE PUB CRAWL: The Tower Bar & Grill

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Wings are wings, right? Not all the time. Take The Tower Bar & Grill on West State for example. For years, the small establishment directly across from Dana on W. State Boulevard has been talked about as one of the premier places on the northwest side of town, if not all of Fort Wayne, ...

Ex-Ball State professor gets probation in child porn case

Indiana State News

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A former Ball State University professor who told police he viewed child pornography online for about three years has been placed on probation. The Star Press reports 70-year-old Robert Yadon learned his punishment Tuesday in a courtroom in Muncie after earlier pleading ...

Concerns raised on teacher salaries

Indiana State News

FRANKTON – Though it’s illegal under state law for Indiana public school teachers to strike, there’s a possibility the strikes that have hit other deep-red states, including West Virginia, Oklahoma, Kentucky and Arizona could hit close to home, one local labor leader said. “I think it ...

Infant safe after being left in baby box near Michigan City

Indiana State News

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (AP) — For the second time in five months, an infant has been left in a baby box at a northwestern Indiana volunteer fire station. Lt. Chuck Kohler is with the Coolspring Township Volunteer Fire Department outside Michigan City. He says he was on scene tending to the ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 12 in photos

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News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

NS Series: Mike Mushett guiding Turnstone into national future

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Part 3 of 5: As Turnstone celebrates its 75th anniversary, News-Sentinel.com examines the organization's past, present and future while also introducing it to citizens who may not know what it stands for or tries to accomplish. When he took over as Turnstone's CEO in January 2015, Mike ...