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  • Clarification
    A brief about Allen County burning rules that appeared on Page 3C Wednesday did not point out that the rules apply only to unincorporated areas of the county. For more information, call 449-7265.
  • correction
    Because of a photographer’s error, the name of Jamarion Fincher was misspelled in a photo caption on Page 1C Wednesday.
  • Corrections
    •Because of a reporting error, a story on Page 1H Sunday about entrepreneur programs misidentified Karl LaPan, president and CEO of the Northeast Indiana Innovation Center.


An editorial Thursday gave the incorrect amount that a new fire protection infrastructure fee will generate. The fee will free up $3.5 million now covered by property tax revenues. The City Council’s vote on the fee was part of a package that addressed the findings of a cost-of-service study required by the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission. It restated rates passed a year ago to address a backlog of water main replacements and repairs.