Shelters open amid Midwest flooding as rivers keep rising

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Shelters were open Thursday to assist people forced from their homes by flooding in the Midwest, as rivers swollen by heavy rain and melting snow continue to rise in Indiana, Michigan and other states.

Warsaw teen qualifies for Poetry Out Loud nationals

Warsaw Community High School student Joshua Fisher has been named the 2018 Poetry Out Loud Indiana State champion. In April, Fisher will move on to compete for the national Poetry Out Loud title in Washington, D.C.