2023-06-09 E-Edition


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Marshall Carlos Jasso presented an award for 10 years of services code and dedication to the Town of Shipshewana to Deputy Brandon Hooley at a recent Shipshewana Town Council meeting. Shipshewana Town Council meets the second and fourth Thursday of the month at 6 p.m.

Public process continues for county UDO

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Short-term rental homes and funnel­ing were discussed in depth during the first of a series of meetings on a new unified development ordinance for La­Grange County. Lake stakeholders gathered in the county office building Monday after­noon to hear the progress on the UDO from Liz Fields, project manager with McBride Dale Clarion, Cincinnati. The lake meeting was followed by a […]

New countywide lake testing program starts this month

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LaGrange County lake associations and in­terested individuals are urged to participate in voluntary water quality monitoring this year. Grant funds are be­ing sought to establish a more comprehensive program next year. The LaGrange Coun­ty Soil and Water Con­servation District host­ed the second LaGrange County Water Quality Monitoring Workshop last week at the La­Grange County Public Library. Around 30 peo­ple attended. […]

Rotary fish fry next week

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The LaGrange Rotary Club’s signature summer events are coming up. On Wednesday, June 14, the club will host its 61st annual fish fry at the LaGrange County Fairgrounds, 1030 E. 75N, LaGrange, 4-7 p.m. Tickets cost $12 and are available from any member of LaGrange’s Jonah Club. They can also be purchased the day of the event. The proceeds will […]


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LaGrange de Lafayette Chapter Secre­tary Maureen Bartow, Treasurer Sharla Thompson, Regent Sandra Klausing, and Vice Regent Alesia Feiertag attend INDAR State Con­ference.

Weather Watch

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The National Weather Service is pre­dicting a sunny Friday, high 78. Saturday will be sunny, too, with a high around 85. Rain is possi­ble Sat­urday evening and like­ly on Sunday, with a high in the low 70s

It’s strawberry season

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Health and Wellness —

As we approach sum­mer, we begin to see the peak of strawberry season. There is nothing like a bowl full of fresh strawber­ries to get you excited for the warm weather to come. With strawberries being in season, this means they are at their highest nutritional value and are available to purchase at your local farm, farmers market, or roadside […]

Roger Olds

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Roger J. Olds, 87, of Sturgis, Michigan passed away Saturday evening May 27, 2023 at Rose Ar­bor Place in Kalama­zoo, Mich­igan. He was born February 15, 1936 in Sturgis, Michigan son of the late Charles and Kath­ryn (Saxon) Olds. Roger resided in St­urgis since 1960 coming from LaGrange, Indiana where he was a graduate of LaGrange High School with the […]

Joseph Greenlee

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Joseph Alan Greenlee, Jr, MD 85, Oliver Lake, is now free in his new body to bring his intellect, wit, and humor to his heaven­ly family and new life in Christ. His utmost, giv­en throughout his earthly time of putting his family and patients first, is now rewarded with deeper un­derstanding and a new role of compassionate and immortal service. […]