You know, not every trip out on the water is going to be like the fishing shows on television. You may catch a limit of crappie, perch, bluegill, walleye or bass but that is not going to be a situation you will enjoy every trip. People get very upset if they do not catch fish every cast, eve…

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The Cole Porter Festival is back, and it’s enticing people as far as California to travel back to Peru after a COVID-caused, one-year hiatus left people hankering to enjoy the local icon’s musical legacy.

More than 250 pounds of hypodermic needles have been collected since a “Prevent Pricks” kiosk was constructed in October near the corner of Canal and Ash streets.

Two parents in Miami County are facing a felony charge of neglect after police say their children have amassed dozens of days worth of unexcused absences from school.

Those who frequent downtown Peru have probably noticed the transformation over the last year of the old T.J. Phillips building on East Fifth Street.

A Macy, Indiana woman who reportedly fled from a supervised rehabilitation home in Peru will appear in court tomorrow to be arraigned on a felony charge, according to court records.

A new restaurant, opening soon in Converse, promises to not only add to the town’s growing list of places for Hoosiers to grab Indiana-produced grub, but to also be a for those looking to connect and talk and make friends the old fashioned way, in person.

An inmate at a local state prison who reportedly stabbed another inmate while incarcerated was arraigned Tuesday for felony charges stemming from the event, according to court records.

An inmate at a local state prison who reportedly stabbed another inmate while incarcerated was arraigned Tuesday for felony charges stemming from the event, according to court records.

For Nancy Germano, an environmental historian living in Indianapolis, flooding events had always been part of the subject matter she studies, but in the early 2000s things got a little more personal for her.

Fears over taxation caused the Purdue Ag Economy Barometer, which measures farmer sentiment, to drop significantly last month, according to results released Tuesday.

Every angler dreams of catching a trophy, whether it is a largemouth bass, walleye, tarpon, sailfish or even a nice crappie or bluegill. I have several bass mounts on the wall of my den. I have double-digit bass caught in Florida and I have a 8-8 largemouth I caught fishing a tournament on M…

One of three people charged in connection with the 2018 beating death of a Summitville man has pleaded guilty to a murder charge a little more than a week before he was scheduled to go to trial.

Members of Indiana’s congressional delegation have added their voices to those that would like to see Grissom Air Reserve Base named as a home for the U.S. Air Force’s new tanker.

A recent visit for one family to the Miami County Museum gave the family’s eldest member a chance to relive some old memories, and it also provided him one of his first opportunities in more than a year to visit with relatives from whom he had been separated for much of the pandemic.

A Purdue Master Gardener Basic Training will be offered to Miami and surrounding county residents on Monday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. starting Sept.13 and ending Dec. 20.

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Peru city officials voted recently to take over a county parking lot in the downtown area that is expected to soon be revitalized.

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I am always saying that making memories is a very important consideration when you are spending time with family and friends and enjoying outdoor activities. Sadly, sometimes memories have a way of disappearing. But if you take a camera along with you, you can preserve those memories. I have…

Local contractor Steve Holland joined Maconaquah School Corporation as the new instructor for the Construction Trades Program in January

A Maconaquah student recently received a boost to her college fund when she was selected as a recipient of $1,000 scholarship from ag cooperative Ceres Solutions.

Three people were injured Tuesday night when the vehicle they were travelling in left U.S. 31 near a bridge and fell to the road below.

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The Air Force has announced an upcoming “basing decision” for its newer refueling plane and local officials are expected to be working through the coming months vying to land the local base as home.

Just in time for summer weather, officials on Saturday hosted a ribbon cutting to mark the official opening of the new Riverwalk extension.

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One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is, “When the best time to get a kid started fishing?” The best answer I have found is, “The the minute they start showing interest.”

Though state health officials have kept Miami County at a slightly elevated status in terms of community spread of COVID-19, local vaccination efforts continue to make slow, but steady progress.

Ivy Tech Kokomo honored two people with ties to Peru during their commencement ceremony on Thursday.

Airmen from across the 434th Air Refueling Wing participated in a suicide prevention virtual reality training demonstration from April 30 to May 2 at Grissom Air Reserve Base.

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The Maconaquah Schools agriculture programs get plenty of attention, but they added a little more buzz about a week ago.