Library news for September
County commissioners approved a transition plan and a strategic plan for LaGrange County to come into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
The Council on Aging (COA) operating grant was approved at the Monday morning commissioners meeting. The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) grant is in the amount of $795,000.
Several historic characters from Howe’s history will be at Indian Summer Days in Howe from noon-1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20.
Shortly after 9 p.m. on August 14, officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of a physical fight between a mother and son.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department received a call on August 15 regarding items stolen from an unlocked vehicle on CR 200E south of Ontario.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on August 16 regarding the theft of items from a tool shed at Attwood Shores Campground.
LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department reported two separate cases of theft of gasoline on August 15.
On August 15, the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department received a report of a vehicle fire near Scott Mill Park on CR 675W.
A LaGrange teen was injured August 12 when his vehicle went off the roadway and rolled over.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department is searching for the driver of a maroon Chevy Venture minivan who allegedly stole gasoline from The Landing on US 20 near Shipshewana.
One person was injured in a crash on SR 5 August 14.
The Westview School Board approved moving ahead with a proposed $1.4 million fitness facility to be located just north of the main gym.
The Town of Shipshewana is working with the Shipshewana Retail Merchants Association (SRMA) to get welcome signs installed.
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All three Lakeland School Board members up for reelection in November have filed with the LaGrange County Clerk’s Office to retain their seats.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted about the possible theft of a dog.
On Monday, August 11, Andy Rasler contacted the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department to report that several items had been taken from his residence.