Local & State News

Plymouth Police Department June Activity Report

Plymouth Police Chief Dave Bacon presented the June departmental activity report to members of the Board of Public Works and Safety last week.  In June the Plymouth Police Department handled 868 calls for service, complaint and ... Read more...

June Code Enforcement Report from Plymouth Police

The Plymouth Police Department presented member of the Board of Public Works and Safety with the June Code Enforcement Activity Report at their meeting last week.  City Code Enforcement handled 12 tall grass complaints with compliance ... Read more...

Hoosiers Invited to Attend Redistricting Meetings

Hoosiers across the state are invited to attend one or more of a series of public meetings on Aug. 6, 7 and 11 to provide feedback on Indiana’s redistricting process. The Indiana General Assembly is required to redraw ... Read more...

Commissioners Meet Monday Morning

The Marshall County Commissioners will meet Monday morning beginning at 8:30 in their second-floor meeting room of the County Building. Jason Peters, Superintendent of the County Highway Department will discuss this season’s road ... Read more...

Kirk Barnett Arrested for Domestic Battery at Economy Inn

Officer Finn with the Plymouth Police Department was dispatched to the Economy Inn on Thursday, July 29th just after 6 p.m. for a domestic battery that had just occurred.  After conducting an investigation, 35-year-old Kirk Barnett of ... Read more...

Plymouth Man Arrested for OWI Endangering in Park

About 9:30 Wednesday evening, July 28th Officer Arnold with the Plymouth Police Department responded to a single vehicle crash in Centennial Park.   A truck driven by 64-year-old Randall Spoor of Plymouth had struck a decorative ... Read more...

Etna Green Probationer Arrested for Meth

On Thursday, July 29th Marshall County Police assisted the Kosciusko County Probation Department at a business in the 4400 block of Beech Road in Bremen.  Marshall County Police conducted a random drug screen on probationer ... Read more...

Petroleum Release at Culver Schools

Friday afternoon the Marshall County Health Department released information of a petroleum release in Marshall County. The press release states that local health departments are required by statute to inform the public of the discovery of ... Read more...

Senator Young, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Remove Unnecessary Barriers for Students with Disabilities

 U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.), Bob Casey (D-Pa.), Bill Cassidy (R-La.), and Maggie Hassan (D-N.H.) introduced the Respond, Innovate, Succeed, and Empower (RISE) Act to help ease the transition from high ... Read more...

Attorney General Invites Hoosiers to Visit Indiana Unclaimed Booth at State Fair

The Office of the Attorney General will operate a booth this year at the Indiana State Fair as a means of connecting with constituents visiting from across the state. “The Indiana State Fair is a cherished tradition among people of all ... Read more...

FRIDAY UPDATE: HEALTH DEPARTMENT UPDATES STATEWIDE COVID-19 CASE COUNTS

The Indiana Department of Health announced Friday that 1,461 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings the state’s total to 771,299 Indiana residents now known to ... Read more...

Senator Young, Colleagues Pressure HHS to Withdraw Proposed Obamacare Abortion Rule

U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) and 25 other Senators issued a letter opposing the Biden administration’s attempt to eliminate a 2019 Trump-era rule that blocked combined payments for abortion coverage in ... Read more...

Representative Walorski Statement on FY2022 Appropriations

U.S. Representative Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.) released the following statement on H.R. 4502, the FY2022 appropriations package. “As a responsible steward of taxpayer dollars, I have many concerns with the Democrat-led appropriations ... Read more...

Senator Young: Democrats’ Tax-and-Spend Spree to Blame for Rising Cost of Living

Wednesday, U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) joined a group of Republican senators to discuss Democrats’ latest $3.5 trillion tax-and-spend proposal and the rising cost of living.   “We have not seen this level of price ... Read more...

Local Employers Hiring Community Corrections Clients

Ward Byers, Executive Director of Marshall County Community Corrections updated Advisory Board members earlier this month about client participation in work programs.  Marshall County Community Corrections is in year 3 of their ... Read more...

Plymouth Man Arrested at LaPaz Gas Station for Possession of Drugs

Officer Smith with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department conducted a traffic stop on Wednesday, July 28th at approximately 12:50 in the afternoon at the Speedway Gas Station in LaPaz. After an investigation David Rhoades, 32, of ... Read more...

Last Days of Plymouth Park Pool Scheduled

While we aren’t quite to August, the Plymouth Park Department is already planning for the last days of operating the pool in Centennial Park.  With students in the Plymouth Community School Corporation going back to the classroom on ... Read more...

State Road 10 to be Closed to Replace Culverts

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced a road closure for State Road 10 between Pear Road and Queen Road beginning Monday, August 2 through Thursday, August 5. Maintenance units will be replacing culverts in several locations ... Read more...

Bourbon Summer Fest Next Weekend

“Have Fun in 21” is the name of this year’s Bourbon Summerfest which will be held August 6th, 7th and 8th.  Friday evening festivities kick-off with the Little Miss Summerfest at Triton High School at 7 p.m.  Admission is a ... Read more...

County Plan Commission Opens Bids for Clean-Up Work on Two Properties in Walkerton

The Marshall County Plan Commission opened bids for clean-up work at two properties during their meeting on July 22nd. The property at 2019 Rose Road in Walkerton is owned by Tony Lynn Borton while the property at 814 Queen Road in ... Read more...