Mug shot of Thomas C. Bateman provided by the Allen County Sheriff's Dept.

Driver faces felony from September crash

Thomas C. Bateman had a BAC of .27 percent when he crashed into a pickup truck back on September 27 according to court documents. A felony charge was filed against him Tuesday in Allen County.

Black Friday Shopping 2015

Challenges to filling seasonal positions

Retailers and manufactures bring on extra help to get ready for the busy holiday season, but filling the positions is more difficult than in years past.

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November wrap-up

As we wrap up the month of November, here are a few stats.


Pet of the Week: 12/01/15

Chelsea is a 6 month old spayed female, black and white Domestic Shorthair kitten. She has been at the shelter since Nov. 10, 2015.… More »

A video display on the side of a building shows a map of China amid heavy pollution and fog in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

Beijing air pollution reaches hazardous levels

The heavy smog obscured the capital’s skylines with a monotonous gray and left buildings just a block or two away hardly discernable. Neon signs barely punctured the gloom.

File Photo. (WI Department of Tourism/MGN)

Snowmobile season underway in Indiana

The only thing missing is snow. There are four maintained snowmobile trails in Indiana, one which covers 34 miles is located in Allen County.