Local & State News

Bart Lacher Arrested for OIW Endangerment

A Plymouth man was arrested by Officer Arnold with the Plymouth Police Department Saturday December 4th for Operating While Intoxicated.  About 10:30 Sunday night Officer Arnold conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle near the ... Read more...

Gov. Holcomb announces state’s first-ever naloxone vending machine

 Governor Eric J. Holcomb today announced the placement of Indiana’s first-ever naloxone vending machine at the St. Joseph County Jail in South Bend. The machine is one of 19 to be placed statewide and will be available for use by ... Read more...

Michael Middaugh Sentenced to 46 Years Imprisonment for Rape and Habitual Offender Status

Michael Middaugh, 52, was sentenced last Wednesday in Marshall Superior Court 1 by Judge Robert Bowen. Middaugh plead guilty to two counts of Level 1 Rape and admitted to being an Habitual Offender. Middaugh also admitted to being a ... Read more...

Julie Fox Receives Statewide Award

The Indiana Association of County Commissioner (IACC) is pleased to announce that Marshall County Auditor Julie Fox was selected IACC’s “2021 Outstanding Supportive Auditor of the Year.”   The award is in recognition of her ... Read more...

EMA Director Expresses Concerns of Advisory Board on Sheriff’s Department Participation in Comprehensive Emergency Mgt. Plan

The Marshall County Emergency Management Director, Clyde Avery told the commissioners on Monday that the county is eligible for the Emergency Management Performance Grant.  The salary reimbursement grant which pays up to 50% of the ... Read more...

Info from Culver Town Clerk on Seats for Town Council in 2022 Primary

Culver Town Clerk Treasurer Karen Heim released some information about next year’s election. Culver’s Town Council member terms are staggard. Two member seats are up for election in 2022 with the remaining three member seats up for ... Read more...

Hernandez Trejo Arrested on Warrant

On Saturday, December 4th, just before 9 p.m. Officer Arnold with the Plymouth Police Department arrested 22-year-old Eduardo Hernandez-Trejo at 1687 North Michigan Street near Lot 160. Mr. Hernadez-Trejo was arrested on an outstanding ... Read more...

Governor Eric Holcomb Directs Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff

Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the life of Senator Bob Dole. Flags should be flown at half-staff at the Indiana Statehouse immediately until sunset on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021. Gov. Holcomb ... Read more...

Sheriff Releases Identity of Deputy Involved in Culver Shooting

Marshall County Sheriff Matthew Hassel released the name of the Marshall County officer involved with the officer involved shooting on Sunday November 28 in Culver Monday morning. Sergeant Matthew Brown, a 14-year veteran of the law ... Read more...

Commissioner Overmyer Receives Statewide Award

The Indiana Association of County Commissioners (IACC) is pleased to announce that the Honorable Kevin Overmyer, Marshall County Commissioner was selected IACC’s Achievement Award winner at the “2021 North Distinguished County ... Read more...

Culver Clerk Warns of Possible Issues with Monthly Billing in December

Culver Town Clerk Treasurer Karen Heim said in a release on Friday, “We’ve had a number of people call and stop in at Town Hall reporting they have not received their utility bill yet.” Heim said the bills were delivered to the post ... Read more...

Food Bank of Northern Indiana Mobile Food Distribution

The Food Bank of Northern Indiana will host a mobile food distribution in Marshall and Starke County this week. On Wednesday, December 8th the drive-thru food distribution will be in Marshall County at Centennial Park, 1660 North Michigan ... Read more...

County Commissioners to Meet Monday Morning

The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday, December 6th at 8:30 in the second-floor meeting room of the County Building. Agenda for the meeting includes a report from Highway Superintendent Jason Peters, the quarterly report from ... Read more...

Senator Donato: Students Invited to Spend a Day at the Senate

The Indiana Senate is now accepting applications for the 2022 Senate Page Program. Through the full-day program, students in grades six through 12 can tour Indiana’s Statehouse, listen to debates and help staff with age-appropriate ... Read more...

Young Statement on Passing of Senator Bob Dole

U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.) released the following statement on the passing of Senator Bob Dole.   “One of the greats of the Greatest Generation, courageous in war, humble and civil in peace, Senator Bob Dole believed in ... Read more...

Hoosier Talent Network boasts technology that better connects employers to jobseekers

Employers competing for talent can turn to a new online job-matching and career-planning tool to quickly fill openings exacerbated by a tight labor market. The Hoosier Talent Network from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development ... Read more...

NILES SCREAM PARK RAISES MORE THAN $124,000 FOR LOCAL GROUPS

12-6-21        Monday New         2 P.M. The Niles Scream Park, one of Michiana’s most popular autumn attractions, recently completed another successful season at ... Read more...

Elkhart Teen Injured in Friday Morning Crash at US 6 and Michigan Road

On Friday, December 03, at approximately 9:53 in the morning, the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department obtained a report of an injury accident at the intersection of Michigan Road and US 6. Officers from the Marshall County Sheriff’s ... Read more...

No Injuries in Friday Morning Crash on US 31 at Railroad

On Thursday, December 02, at approximately 11:00 a.m. the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department received a 911 emergency call of a property damage accident in the area of US 31, northbound at the railroad tracks.  Officers from the ... Read more...

61 New Positive Cases of Coronavirus in Marshall County

The positive cases of the coronavirus continue to increase.  The State Department of Health COVID dashboard has 61 new positive cases in Marshall County from Wednesday, December 1st.  That brings the county’s total of positive ... Read more...