Mary Edna Helmuth, 64, Goshen, Ind., died Monday, February 24, 2014 at her residence.
Joni J. Miller, 95, Shipshewana, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at his residence.
Alma Bontreger, 83, LaGrange, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.
Leabell S. Miller, 82, Shipshewana, died Wednesday, January 15, 2014.
She was born July 16, 1931, in Inman, Kan., to Menno and Florence (Kauffman) Troyer.
Victor Baird, railroad author and historian, will be in Topeka to do a PowerPoint presentation as well a book signing from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 21, at the Topeka Branch Library.
Ruth A. Gappinger, 89, Elkhart, Ind., died Monday, January 13, 2014 at her residence.
Topeka Fire Chief Stewart Bender was retained for a further two years Monday.
The Topeka Town Council approved a three year contract with Borden’s Waste Away after the company submitted the lowest bid.
The Topeka Town Council approved a new monthly fee for the town’s water customers that will start in January of next year.
The Topeka Area Historical Society (TAHS) will be holding its annual dinner meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 19, at The Carriage House, 5280S 500W near Topeka, beginning at 6:30 p.m.
The Topeka Town Council will hold a public hearing on proposed fire protection charges at their Monday, Nov. 11, meeting beginning at 5 p.m.
Chief Deputy Jeff Campos was approved to attend a class in Orlando, Fla., Jan. 5-11 next year. The training is instruction on how to operate and analyze a voice stress machine.
Martha Pauline Miller, 49, Goshen, Ind., died Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at her residence.
The Topeka Town Council approved signing the contract to order a new fire truck at its Monday meeting.
William A. Miller, 100, Topeka, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at his residence.
Last week, the Topeka Town Council received an update on the unsafe buildings at the corner of Main and Lake streets from Town Attorney Bill Eberhard.
Looking down the road to the need for a new water tower, the Town of Topeka approved new water rates that will replace the previous “hydrant rental” rates.
A welding shop that has vexed the county with its operations at CR 850W and US 20 was approved Monday evening to build a new location on land located further west on US 20.