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RANDY WELLS

Randy Wells has been a reporter and staff writer at The Indiana Gazette since 1988. His regular assignments include coverage of the Indiana County commissioners, Indiana Borough council and the Marion Center Area School District. His email address is rwells@indianagazette.net.

Articles by RANDY WELLS

INDIANA COUNTY: Fiber-optic line could save money on utilities
4 days ago - - RANDY WELLS
The Indiana County commissioners Wednesday approved changes in the contract between the county’s Emergency Management Agency and Salsgiver Inc., of Freeport, allowing some of the remaining strands of fiber-optic lines to be put to use cutting the county’s utility bills. [Read More]
Commissioners ask EPA to revise energy plan
4 days ago - - RANDY WELLS
The Indiana County commissioners are challenging the federal Environmental Protection Agency in a bid to protect Indiana County’s coal-supported economy. [Read More]
Reed, White talk taxes Reed, White talk taxes
5 days ago - - RANDY WELLS
State Rep. Dave Reed, R-Indiana, said Tuesday that neither the approximately $1 billion generated annually in state gaming revenue nor the $500 million that might be raised annually. [Read More]
MARION CENTER: School enrollment steady for 2014-15 MARION CENTER: School enrollment steady for 2014-15
6 days ago - - RANDY WELLS
MARION CENTER — The Marion Center Area School District will start the new school year Wednesday with an enrollment similar to those on the opening day of classes in the past few years. [Read More]
School change will add Indiana bus stops
1 week ago - - RANDY WELLS
Beginning Tuesday, drivers will encounter something new in Indiana Borough: School buses stopped to pick up or drop off students. [Read More]
New year kicks off on IUP campus New year kicks off on IUP campus
1 week ago - - RANDY WELLS
In comments that were upbeat and frequently humorous, Indiana University of Pennsylvania leaders Friday welcomed faculty, staff, students and community members to what Provost Dr. Timothy Moerland called “our version of New Year’s Day” — the beginning of a new academic year. [Read More]
University opens newest dining hall University opens newest dining hall
1 week ago - - RANDY WELLS
The Crimson Café, one building housing several micro-restaurants, will be the new dining attraction for Indiana University of Pennsylvania students when they start classes Monday. [Read More]
Humane society to open new shelter Humane society to open new shelter
2 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
Six years after it was proposed, and two years after construction started, the Indiana County Humane Society’s new animal shelter is about to become the temporary home for hundreds of dogs and cats. [Read More]
MARION CENTER: Assessment scores show improvement MARION CENTER: Assessment scores show improvement
2 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
MARION CENTER — Charles Adamchik, the Marion Center Area School District’s director of curriculum, instruction and assessment, told school directors Monday there are some positive findings in the raw data from the district’s student assessment tests. [Read More]
Oxen expected to pull in crowd as new attraction at county fair Oxen expected to pull in crowd as new attraction at county fair
2 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
It’s a safe bet that when land was cleared to make the first farm fields in Indiana County nearly 250 years ago, teams of oxen did much of the heavy lifting. [Read More]
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