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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

Shuster: Pause needed on refugees Shuster: Pause needed on refugees
27 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
Congressman Bill Shuster said Tuesday that his stand on pausing the flow of refugees into America from “failed states” is critical out of a concern for national security, and is not motivated by racism or other prejudice. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY: Budget calls for no tax increase INDIANA COUNTY: Budget calls for no tax increase
27 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
Indiana County taxes will remain the same, and spending will decline slightly next year, under a 2016 budget given tentative approval Wednesday by the county commissioners. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY: Countywide effort will honor veterans INDIANA COUNTY: Countywide effort will honor veterans
27 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
There are more than 12,200 military veterans buried in 177 Indiana County cemeteries, and the county commissioners Wednesday joined plans to honor all those vets at the same time on the same day. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Supervisors issue recycling reminders WHITE TOWNSHIP: Supervisors issue recycling reminders
27 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
Tim Long, executive director of the Indiana County Solid Waste Authority, which operates the county’s recycling center, Wednesday reminded township residents, that No. 1 and No. 2 plastic bottles are the only plastics they should be placing in their recycling bins. [Read More]
INDIANA BOROUGH: Multi-use zone near IUP scrutinized INDIANA BOROUGH: Multi-use zone near IUP scrutinized
28 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
Indiana Borough officials Tuesday outlined how a proposed multi-use, MU-1 zone along the eastern border of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus would work. [Read More]
Marion Center board votes against request for Challenger funding Marion Center board votes against request for Challenger funding
28 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
MARION CENTER — The Marion Center Area School District directors Monday voted not to provide financial support for construction of the Central Allegheny Challenger Learning Center and the Indiana County STEM Academy at Indiana County Technology Center. [Read More]
Indiana Fire Association Indiana Fire Association
28 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
The Indiana Fire Association is notable among volunteer fire companies in Indiana County for several reasons. [Read More]
MARION CENTER: Directors consider loan to stay afloat MARION CENTER: Directors consider loan to stay afloat
28 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
MARION CENTER — The Marion Center Area School District will go shopping for a loan to keep the district solvent if a state budget is not passed soon. [Read More]
Federal SAFER grant helps county's fire service Federal SAFER grant helps county's fire service
28 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
Several Indiana County fire chiefs said a federal grant program has helped make their departments better trained, better equipped and better manned. And they hope to receive more financial assistance through another round of funding. [Read More]
'Wonderful Life' festival to usher in Christmas 'Wonderful Life' festival to usher in Christmas
28 weeks ago - - RANDY WELLS
The “It’s a Wonderful Life” Festival and Parade — Indiana’s kickoff of the Christmas holiday season — continues to grow in popularity, not only among denizens but also with people far from the Christmas Tree Capital of the World. [Read More]
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