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  • Group aims to define region
    NORTH MANCHESTER – It’s on the second floor of Manchester University’s Administration Building, along a 125-year-old corridor that’s currently closed off to most of the public.
  • Free health screenings available
    Free health screenings will be available today at Brown Mackie College. The no-cost evaluations will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. at the college’s campus at 3000 E.
  • 3 local businesses get recycling honors
    Three businesses were recognized Wednesday at the annual Excellence in Recycling Awards luncheon.
The fights, drama of K's loss

The Komets lost 3-2 to the Kalamazoo Wings in overtime on Feb. 7, 2014. Check out the two fights and the rest of the drama.

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What people are talking about today:

Komets seethe after tough OT defeat. Coach, players blast officiating especially for late faceoff play.

Lake group digs in after IDEM OKs pig farm. A 3rd-general Steuben County farmer wants to have 4,800 swine. His Lake Gage neighbors say it's just too close.

What if you were stuck in your house and needed an ambulance?

"… People don't realize it until they have an immediate need for a response and they realize there is an action they could have taken to make it easier for us to assist them." That action? Clear the snow so they can get to you.

Local politics heat up. Challengers take on Linda Bloom; 2 vie for GOP spot in sheriff's race; 4 state lawmakers have competition.

$300,000 scanning electron microscope pays off at IPFW. After a little more than a year, the science lab is making enough money to update other pieces of equipment.