At left is the logo used under mayors Dave Miller and Tim Neese. Mayors Jim Perron, Dick Moore and now Rod Roberson, if not others, have used …

Rod Roberson spoke to the Greater Elkhart Young Professionals at the Matterhorn on Thursday.

ELKHART — Newly elected Mayor Rod Roberson revealed parts of his early agenda at a Thursday luncheon with Elkhart’s Young Professionals.

An unnamed farm in Elkhart County is being investigated for milk contamination.

ELKHART — The city plans on spending $450,000 to make sidewalks and curb ramps easier to maneuver for people with disabilities.

The City of Elkhart is planning to work on about 100 curb ramps this year, ensuring that they have truncated domes and gentle slopes like this…

A sewage pump in the 600 block of C.R. 6 failed on Friday. Selge Construction installed a temporary pump shortly after the malfunction.

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on Elkhart man arrested after snowmobile chase

I understand your point, and it did not seem personal to me, but thank you clarifying anyway.

I took the photo last winter from the top of the Elkhart Truth building. I think it was on a day that many organizations had closed because of extreme cold, so police officers were just abo…

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on Elkhart man arrested after snowmobile chase

That is a fair criticism.

Here is why we are using this file photo:

We did not have a picture of that actual incident and did not run a photo in print. I decided to use this photo online, where I could have used one of our standard images of police lights instead. My decision …

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You are correct, we got that information wrong. Thank you for making us aware.

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on County jail to hold immigrants longer for ICE

To be clear, the Sheriff's Office released information about this new agreement themselves. They were not trying to hide that.

As for how long the agreement about 48-hour detainers has existed, the Sheriff's Office told me that it goes back much longer than the discussion of an Elkh…

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on New Elkhart mayor leads swearing-in ceremony

You are correct that the number I posted is countywide. I am not sure how many voters were actually registered within the City of Elkhart, but here are the numbers that show that the 10% claim is false:

6,372 people voted in the Elkhart mayoral election. According to the U.S. Census…

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on New Elkhart mayor leads swearing-in ceremony

Actually, voter turnout was 35.74% for Elkhart County, according to the County Clerk's Office. The number you gave is incorrect.

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on Apartments proposed for Elkhart brownfield

No. The apartments would be connected to city utilities.

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on Curtis Hill faces spending scrutiny

I am sorry that your comment didn't go through - I only noticed this morning. Your comment was supposed to be posted right away, but it seems a technical glitch kept that comment and one by a different person from going on the website. I have corrected that now.

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on Police review calls for change

To be clear, the report is publicly available. You can read it here: https://elkhartpolice.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Elkhart_PD_PERF_Report.pdf

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RasmusSJorgensen commented on Beardsley Avenue road closure

That is a good point, thank you. I've added a map with the detour instead.