Sunday, March 1, 2015




The Goshen Community Relations Commission is working on a resolution that would acknowledge the city was formerly a sundown town — a town that systematically excluded people of different cultural and racial backgrounds from living within city limits.

Sharon Hernandez

Posted on Feb. 28, 2015 at 8:59 a.m.
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James Loewen, author of “Sundown Towns: A Hidden Dimension of American Racism,” is scheduled to speak in Elkhart and Goshen Sunday, March 1, and Monday, March 2. 

Sharon Hernandez

Posted on Feb. 28, 2015 at 11:47 a.m.

The president announced changes last year that would benefit up to 5 million undocumented immigrants, but they haven’t yet been implemented because of a court challenge.

Tim Vandenack

Posted on Feb. 27, 2015 at 6:00 a.m.
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Posted on Feb. 27, 2015 at 11:52 a.m.

Help others in need throughout March by donating blood at one of these Elkhart County blood drives. 

Posted on Feb. 27, 2015 at 8:19 a.m.

Goshen police were able to quickly identify a suspect who used credit cards stolen at a Keystone RV plant thanks to help from the public.

Posted on Feb. 26, 2015 at 6:25 p.m.

The city will build a trail connecting residents on the north side of town with the commercial development area northwest of C.R. 17.

Posted on Feb. 25, 2015 at 6:18 p.m.

Owners of Thomas-Stieglitz Brewing Co. hope to open in May and start hosting events in the summer. 

Posted on Feb. 24, 2015 at 12:44 p.m.

Elkhart County and surrounding counties are under a winter weather advisory through Tuesday night. 

Posted on Feb. 24, 2015 at 12:12 p.m.

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Palm Sunday tornadoes, which tore through Elkhart County on April 11, 1965. For our coverage of the anniversary, we want to hear locals’ stories about the storm and what they experienced. Read on to find out how you can share yours.

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