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Brothers take plea deal in manslaughter case

Two brothers will each serve 15 years in prison.

June 24, 2017 1:00 am


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Brothers would each serve 15 years in proposed manslaughter deal

Two brothers will each serve 15 years in prison in the shooting death of a 30-year-old man if a judge accepts a plea agreement next month.

June 23, 2017 5:20 pm


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Strangler sentence: 87.5 years

Franklin Dent, convicted last month of murder for strangling his girlfriend in January 2015 and burying her in the basement of his...

June 23, 2017 1:00 am


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Woman pleads guilty to unemployment insurance fraud

Christine M. Eades, 48, was sentenced to three years probation and was ordered to repay the Indiana Department of Workforce Development...

June 22, 2017 12:44 pm


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Dent sentenced to more than 87 years in girlfriend's murder

Franklin Dent, convicted last month of killing his girlfriend and burying her in the basement, was sentenced to 87 1/2 years in prison.

June 22, 2017 11:40 am


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WPTA-TV appeals order blocking broadcast of audio from sentencing hearing

WPTA-TV, Channel 21, said today it had appealed a Huntington Circuit Court judge's ruling that blocks the station from broadcasting an...

June 21, 2017 1:08 pm


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Driver in 142 mph fatality to avoid trial

A Winona Lake woman who was driving 142 mph when she rear-ended a vehicle, killing a woman, last fall pleaded guilty but mentally ill...

June 15, 2017 1:00 am


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Woman charged with theft of U.S. mail

A Fort Wayne woman was charged with theft of U.S. mail, access device fraud and aggravated identity theft in federal court today.

June 14, 2017 3:19 pm


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Woman pleads guilty in fatal 2016 crash

A Winona Lake woman who was driving 142 mph when she rear-ended a vehicle, killing a woman, last fall pleaded guilty but mentally ill...

June 14, 2017 6:20 pm


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Abortion law gets its day in court

INDIANAPOLIS – A federal judge heard arguments Tuesday about three contested provisions of a new state abortion law, and she will...

June 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Celebrating their sobriety

Twenty-five people, ranging in age from 22 to 48, graduated from the 43rd Superior Court Drug Court on Monday, many having outstanding...

June 13, 2017 1:00 am