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July 8th, 2015

STREET CLOSURE: Van Buren excavation

July 8, 2015

Crews from Wigent Excavating work on a sewer line break at the intersection of east Van Buren and Marshall streets. A cavity 6 by 8-feet wide and approximately 8-feet deep was discovered.

Authorities discover man living with 2 deer inside home

July 8, 2015

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Officials say a West Virginia man had been keeping two deer in captivity at his home for at least a year.

Multiple media outlets report that Officer Joshua Addesa with the state Division of Natural Resources says authorities discovered the two white-tailed bucks when they visited the Cabell County man's home on July 4 after receiving a tip from a concerned citizen.

Addesa declined to identify the man because of an ongoing investigation.


July 8, 2015

COLUMBIA CITY — Van Buren Street in Columbia City is closed today between Wayne Street and Marshall Avenue to fix a sewer line issue.

July 7th

RIVER ROAD TO CLOSE: Repairs require closure July 8 and 9

July 7, 2015

SOUTH WHITLEY – River Road will be closed 1/3 mile west of Ind. 105 on 7/8 through 7/9 for a culvert replacement. Please plan an alternate route of travel during this closure.

COUNTYLINE TRAVELERS: Reminder on closure near SDI railroad tracks

July 7, 2015

CR 800 East, the Whitley-Allen County Line Road, south of Steel Dynamics (SDI), will be closed 7/8/15 through 7/10/15 for railroad track repair. Please plan an alternate route during the track closure.

July 6th

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July 6, 2015

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July 4th

•VIDEO• Great Fireworks Shows Across the U.S.

July 4, 2015

Looking to catch an amazing fireworks show this weekend? Here are some tips on shows to check out.

FIRE: Home catches fire near Churubusco

July 4, 2015

Multiple fire departments responded to a home in Churubusco that caught fire. The blaze was marked "under control" within an hour.

More details will be available in Monday's newspaper.

July 3rd

HOLIDAY WEEKEND EDITION: Two magazines, more than $98 in coupons and discounts in your Post & Mail

July 3, 2015

Ignite your Fourth of July by picking up your copy of the Holiday Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail – now available on newsstands and at convenience stores throughout Whitley County!
Included in the Holiday Weekend Edition is the popular Spry Living magazine with a cover story about actress Kate Walsh PLUS American Profile magazine featuring backyard campout tips!

In addition to the top local news of the day, features and local sports, the Holiday Weekend Edition of The Post & Mail is FULL of coupon savings and discounts!

PASSAGES PROFILE: The Navigators gives clients a voice of their own

July 3, 2015

Passages Profiles ’15 is a 10-week series of features published each Thursday about the programs of Passages, the local organization that has been serving those with intellectual disabilities since 1954.

COLUMBIA CITY — One of the harsh realities that people with disabilities face is breaking through the barriers of the stereotypes and pre-conceptions that the general public hold about them.

One of those preconceived notions is that those with disabilities are unable to make decisions about the paths their lives should take.


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