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VP Pence in Estonia: Attack on 1 NATO ally is attack on all

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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday strongly pledged America's commitment to protecting NATO allies against attacks, including the Baltic states, which have anxiously watched a growing Russian military presence in the region."Under President Donald Trump, the United States stands firmly ...

Lead cleanup half done after decade of pollution in Indiana

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The Environmental Protection Agency has cleaned up about half of the lead-tainted soil where several long-defunct factories contaminated a southwest Indiana neighborhood, agency officials said.About 2,000 additional properties still need to be cleaned up in the roughly 4.5-square-mile area ...

High court ruling on juvenile lifers hasn’t impacted Indiana

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INDIANAPOLIS - Many states are taking a new look at juvenile life without parole after a U.S. Supreme Court decision last year, but that ruling appears to have limited impact in Indiana.Indiana law allows judges to sentence those over the age of 16 to life without parole for a murder ...

Pizzaria on West State Boulevard was a delicious experience

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For several years, I've had the privilege of judging various food competitions all over northeast Indiana. For a while, I kept running into a local weather personality. Once, as we were chatting between courses, he mentioned that if I hadn't been to Raimondo's Pizza on West State Boulevard, ...

Driver killed when car goes off road, hits parked tractor

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A South Whitley man has died following a collision with a tractor Monday night in Whitley County, according to a police report.The 33-year-old man was traveling southbound in a 1999 Buick Regal at about 7:35 p.m. Monday in the 2400 block of West Indiana 205 when he left the east side of the ...

Pulling out of accord was black eye for US

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Our president pulled out of the Paris accord. What a black eye for the U.S. and possibly our loss of world leadership.But states from New York to California and hundreds of cities and towns and businesses large and small still believe in global warming and will do what we can to slow it ...

Business people

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* PNC Bank, has appointed Jacqueline Lonis to assistant vice president in business banking. She will be responsible for managing and developing business banking relationships. She has more than 10 years of banking experience, including branch management, and business and consumer banking. ...

Winners

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* IPFW announces it is switching to Handshake as its job and internship portal as of Tuesday. Employers throughout the region and across the country will be able to post job and internship opportunities and to search for qualified applicants on this user-friendly website. For more ...

Jobs in Fort Wayne area are plentiful, but wages not so high

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Know anyone looking for a job right now? With an unemployment rate hovering between 2.5 and 3 percent in northeast Indiana, local job seekers, especially those with a post-secondary credential like a bachelor's degree or technical certificate, won't be without a paycheck for long.This is a ...

Monroe County Jail crowding blamed on opioids

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The human cost of Bloomington's opioid crisis is reflected in the inmate population of the Monroe County Jail.Despite an agreement between Monroe County and the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana, the jail's population has exceeded - and continues to exceed - an established cap of ...