NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: Teacher pay advancing in local districts


There was hope early in the year that action would be taken by the Indiana Legislature to address the issue of low teacher’s pay in this state. But late in the legislative session lawmakers discovered they would have about $100 million less to work with and scrapped efforts to get teacher ...

NEWS-SENTINEL EDITORIAL: Hunters need to be aware of deer diseases


During the 2018-19 deer hunting season, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources conducted targeted surveillance in northeast Indiana and other areas in the state for chronic wasting disease, a highly contagious, fatal disease they said could not be stopped from entering the state. At the ...

Letter to the Editor: Credit to Highway Department


A big thanks goes out to the Allen County Highway Department north barn for addressing the problem of accidents on Washington Center Road. After 2 accidents in less than 6 days where O’day Road crosses Washington Center, they installed stop signs 500 feet back with large signs under them that ...