On their first day back to in-person learning, students at Blair Pointe Elementary had to be dismissed from Peru High School after their building was cleared due to an unspecified threat.
A well-loved old church building in downtown Peru is expected to be back in service by summertime.
Indiana State Police (ISP) is investigating the death of a Marion man following a Grant County Sheriff’s Department (GCSD) officer-involved shooting Sunday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is nominating an Indiana University law professor to be the second-in-command at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Miami County and northern Indiana will dodge much of the winter storm hitting other midwestern states, but the area could still see around an inch of snow over the weekend.
Nearly everyone has a place in their heart they call home. While for many airmen that place too often remains a memory, the 434th Air Refueling Wing’s new vice commander made it a reality after being selected for the position.
The 434th Air Refueling Wing at Grissom Air Reserve Base was recognized for excellence and awarded the Meritorious Unit Award for the period of Oct. 1, 2017 to Sept. 30, 2019.
Local officials say the state has tapped the brakes on plans to bring controversial changes to several intersections along Miami County’s stretch of the U.S. 31 corridor.
As I looked back at the last Manning Memo I wrote at the conclusion of the 2020 legislative session as the COVID-19 pandemic was just taking hold, I don’t think any of us could have imagined all that has transpired in the past nine months. This was quite the year, and we are all still dealin…
CONVERSE — There’s a lot more to winning basketball than just making shots, but the path to triumph becomes much simpler when the ball consistently goes through the net.
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Some Miami County residents will soon be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and the county’s top health official is asking the public’s cooperation in making sure the process goes smoothly.
Grant County Prosecutor Rodney Faulk said the juvenile charged in the killing of Khloe Victoria Martin and the injury of Peyton Xzavier-Lee Mills following a Dec. 30 shooting will be tried as an adult.
The Indiana Democratic Party, following a day of violence at the U.S. Capitol, has called for the resignations of Indiana lawmakers who backed objections to Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden.
Recently, 36 probationary troopers from the 80th Indiana State Police Recruit Academy graduated. One of those officers, Kegan Kern, was assigned to the Indiana State Police Peru Post and has started three months of field training with veteran officers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters supporting President Donald Trump violently clashed with law enforcement Wednesday, sending the U.S. Capitol into chaos, locking the building down and halting the vote to certify Joe Biden’s presidential victory.
Though an official opening is likely months away, much of a paved pathway connecting Peru’s River Walkway to the Nickel Plate Trail is nearing completion and some people are even sneaking in a little use.
Editor’s note: This story uses the singular pronoun “they” to refer to a single juvenile suspect who is not currently being tried as an adult.
After a downgrade that lasted only one week, Miami County ended the year ranked among those Indiana counties with the highest rate of spread of the novel coronavirus.
HUNTINGTON — The officers who shot and killed a man reportedly operating a stolen backhoe used to destroy property on Dec. 13 will not face criminal charges.