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Columbia City, IN
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Mental health needs of jail inmates not being met

  COLUMBIA CITY — “A lot of the folks in county jails in Indiana have no business being in a jail cell.” Prosecutor D.J. Sigler didn’t...

Many factors contribute to crowded jail

COLUMBIA CITY —Whitley County government officials are facing a dire situation as they consider their next course of action for the Whitley County Jail,...

City passes first ordinance of 2018

  COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s Common Council passed its first ordinance of the new year at last week’s regular meeting. The council unanimously approved an...

Commissioners, Council approve new jail study

COLUMBIA CITY — A new study will take place soon to look at the possibility of building a minimum-security facility for technical offenders in...

South Whitley Town council approves water rate hike

SOUTH WHITLEY — Water utility rates in South Whitley are going to rise as the town seeks a $2.5-million investment in better water quality. Some...

Council to consider $1.1M in City Hall updates

COLUMBIA CITY — Columbia City’s Common Council is considering a project that would address City Hall issues, provide a long-term cost savings, and not...

Commissioners initiate suit against Inwelligent

COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Commissioners moved to have the county’s attorney Matt Shipman initiate a lawsuit against Inwelligent Healthcare Inc. after the...

Hagan Park name to remain unchanged

SOUTH WHITLEY — After debating the issue for nearly a month, the South Whitley Town Council decided that the name of Gale Hagan Memorial...

Stephenson receives AIC scholarship

COLUMBIA CITY — Thomas Stephenson won one of four scholarships available through Association of Indiana Counties, Pam Coleman, a representative with the organization announced...

South Whitley hires litigation attorney

SOUTH WHITLEY — With a 2-0 vote, the South Whitley Town Council moved to hire the law firm Rockhill Pinnick to pursue potential litigation...
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