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On September 20 around 8:47 p.m., an officer with the LaGrange Police Department conducted a traffic stop on SR 9 at CR 200N for traffic infractions.

The August unemployment numbers show a slight increase for LaGrange County, which still remains towards the bottom of the state list, overall.

Local communities will receive state matching grants to improve roads and bridges, according to State Rep. Denny Zent (R-Angola).

Both the Lewis and Lambright building and the store front of the uptown grocery store were declared “safe to occupy” by a Ft. Wayne architect Tuesday.

A report of a large underage drinking party led to the arrest of a minor for operating while intoxicated.

At approximately 7:37 p.m. on September 16, officers from the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department made a traffic stop on a 1997 Chevrolet pickup on CR 900W.

A Michigan man was arrested for OWI after an accident in Mongo.

A LaGrange man was arrested after a traffic stop shortly after midnight on September 8.

A Hudson man was flown to a hospital in Ft. Wayne after a motorcycle crash in Howe September 16.

Four people were injured after a two-vehicle accident shortly before noon on September 7.

Cynthia “Cindy” Poffenberger, 65, Rome City, died Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Parkview Randallia in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

Dale E. Velie, 86, rural Mendon, Mich., died Friday, September 15, 2017 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Battle Creek, Mich.

Efforts around LaGrange County to help La Grange, Texas, continue, with a special service planned for this Saturday.

Matthew Yoder and his Westview boys cross country teammates each brought home runner-up honors from the 50th annual New Prairie Invitational this past Saturday.