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Buying a house? Study says look at Wells County

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017

Wells County is the best place in Indiana to get a mortgage, according to a study by a financial website. A home at 428 W. Ohio St. is one of many…

‘We can do this’, Mayor reports on the State of the City

Posted on Monday, March 06, 2017

Mayor Ted Ellis announced a plan Friday to combine two potential community projects: The $1 million downtown plaza and a $1 million Interurban Trail…

Building Trades Training Program Unveiled

Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Northeast Indiana Building & Construction Trades Council and Northeast Indiana Works today unveiled a free, three-week pre-apprenticeship program…

Ossian welcomes a new industry

Posted on Monday, February 06, 2017

Roembke Manufacturing and Design and Design Facts Inc. of Fort Wayne have consolidated their manufacturing companies under one roof in the Roembke…

Economic development director outlines priorities for 2017

Posted on Monday, January 23, 2017

People have replaced businesses as the recruitment target for economic development. Unemployment in Wells County is at or below 4 percent — the…

Adams, Wells counties join forces to create AWMA

Posted on Friday, November 25, 2016

Noble and Whitley counties and Adams and Wells counties formed training and outreach initiatives as a way to connect capable residents to the…

Bluffton High School recognized as a 4-Star School

Posted on Friday, October 28, 2016

Bluffton High School received a 4-Star School designation by the Indiana Department of Education for the 2014-15 school year.  In order to achieve…

Wells’ business scene expands

Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016

Commerce in Wells County is not expected to be “business as usual” before the year’s end because it will likely be better than usual. Eight new…

German company finds home in Ossian

Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016

Haldrup’s USA team in Ossian currently is comprised of seven individuals but the German-based ag specialist hopes to grow to 65 employees in the…

College students to study Wells tourism

Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2016

A Manchester University study will examine ways to invest in and increase tourism in Wells County. The study, announced Tuesday, will include…

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