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    •Because of a reporting error, a story on Page 1H Sunday about entrepreneur programs misidentified Karl LaPan, president and CEO of the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center.
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    Because of an editing error, the headline of a story on Page 1C Saturday about a man who died before he was charged last week with theft was incorrect.
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Because of a reporting error, some information in a Page 5B story Thursday about the Coupled Products sale and strike was incorrect. Jonathan Drew and Tina Johnson, who are now co-owners, are still president and operations director, respectively. Full details of the acquisition agreement were not disclosed. Johnson on Thursday also said the company, which previously made changes to remain competitive, allowed union leaders to see its books. Coupled Products makes hose and tube assemblies and metal fittings, which suppliers use for multiple functions.