Tuesday, July 22, 2014

 MedFlight was called to the scene of a crash involving a car and a motorcycle Tuesday afternoon, July 22.

Emergency crews responded to the intersection of S.R. 13 and C.R. 34 for a crash involving a car and a motorcycle Tuesday afternoon.

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 Cars drive by a noise ordinance sign Wednesday on Bristol Street in Elkhart. Starting Sept. 1, 2014, repeat violators of the county noise ordinance will pay increased fines for multiple offenses.

Starting Sept. 1, repeat violators can expect to shell out more in fines.

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 Elkhart County commissioners Mike Yoder (from left), Terry Rodino and Frank Lucchese talk to local leaders and fire officials at a meeting June 29 about extending the county’s burn ban and banning fireworks.

And we answer five other questions about the increased income tax Elkhart County authorities are considering to make up for losses from declining property tax collections.

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Want to compete on the show for a chance to win up to $1 million? Here’s what you need to know.

 Competitors await the start of the chicken contests at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair in Goshen, Ind., on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
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Elkhart County 4-Her Mallory Fletcher was named No. 1 chicken impersonator at a Tuesday competition.

 The students pictured were collecting toys for hurricane victims.
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Debbie Micola, co-founder of the local charity Santa’s Pantry, sees people performing selfless acts all around her. Through the organization’s new community blog, she’s working to tell their stories.

 Virginia Davis and Virginia Pallert of Franklin, Ind. named ice cream and the dairy show among favorite activities at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair on Monday, July 21, 2014.
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The Elkhart Truth asked fairgoers what brings them out for fun, even on a hot day. Here’s what they had to say.

 Truth Radio 1340 will launch on Monday, May 5, 2014.
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U.S. Sen. Dan Coats talked about security concerns at our nation's southern border and the ongoing plane crash crisis in the Ukraine.

 Racers compete in an ATV Motocross series stop.
Posted at 11:48 a.m.

National championship season nearing conclusion with Chad Wienen holding solid lead.

 President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House Monday, July 21, 2014, in Washington. A federal appeals court delivered a serious setback to Obama’s health care law Tuesday, potentially derailing billions of dollars in subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who bought policies.
Posted at 11:39 a.m.

Appeals court decision threatens health law subsidies in 36 states served by federal exchange.

 Harriet Monteith's painting was once a part of her home on Beardsley Avenue. Now, it's housed in Arts on Main in Elkhart.
Posted at 11:36 a.m.


Once, a triangular painting by a nationally recognized local artist, Harriet Monteith, kept watch over Beardsley Avenue. Now, the painting has found a new home inside of a Main Street gallery.

 Food is prepared at a past beer dinner hosted by LaSalle Kitchen and Tavern.
Posted at 10:27 a.m.

LaSalle Kitchen and Tavern has teamed up with Burn ’Em Brewing to create a five-course meal inspired by the brewery’s beers. Read on to see the menu and find out how you can reserve tickets to the dinner.

Posted at 9:49 a.m.

Get tickets to upcoming events at the Lerner Theatre in downtown Elkhart.

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