Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleSt. Joseph County Comissioners issue storm debris emergency declarationNext articleSen. Todd Young confronted by Trump supporters on the steps of the Capitol Caleb Hatch Google+ Warsaw manufacturer hiring up to 200 employees Pinterest Pinterest Warsaw fiber optics manufacturer KGPCo is hiring up to 200 employees.The jobs come after the company announced they are expanding its facility in Warsaw. Positions available include fiber optic assemblers, fiber optic cable cutters, fiber optic cable final testers and fiber optic cable splicers. No previous experience working with fiber optic cable is required.Employees work 10-hour shifts Monday-Thursday, with day and night shifts available. The climate-controlled facility follows a mask mandate and has daily cleanings.They are looking to fill positions at the Detroit Street manufacturing plant and at the distribution center on Winona Avenue.Those interested can call 574-269-4999, email [email protected] or visit the company’s website here. Facebook Google+ Twitter By Caleb Hatch – January 6, 2021 0 502 WhatsApp IndianaLocalNewsSouth Bend Market
For all the Latest Sports News News, ICC World Cup News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. London: England’s World Cup hero Ben Stokes is likely to be bestowed with knighthood for his sensational performance in the summit clash against New Zealand which helped the hosts claim their maiden title in the ICC’s 50-over showpiece event. Stokes smashed an unbeaten 84 off 98 balls to help England tie the final match at the Lord’s on Sunday. He then scored eight in the Super Over which also ended in a tie. England were then adjudged World Cup winners on the basis of boundary count.Stokes’ World Cup heroics impressed Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, the two contenders to be the next prime minister of the UK.”I will give dukedoms, whatever – I will go to the maximum, to, what, the Garter King of Arms,” said Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain’s PM, during a series of rapid-fire ‘yes or no’ questions at the end of leadership debate hosted by The Sun and talkRADIO.Asked if Stokes deserves knighthood, Johnson said, “Yes is the answer, absolutely.”When Hunt was asked the same question, he replied succinctly: “Of course”.Eleven English cricketers have been knighted for services to cricket till now with former Test and ODI skipper Alastair Cook being the last to be conferred with the honour.The 28-year-old Stokes had missed the 2017-18 Ashes due to a pending investigation into his role in a fight in Bristol that had left a man in hospital with facial injuries. He was later found not guilty of affray.Stokes went on to redeem himself with a superlative performance at the World Cup, amassing 465 runs and claiming seven wickets for England.His performance was lauded by England captain Eoin Morgan, who described him as “extraordinary” and “superhuman”.
Tonight, Wexford face Dublin in Hollymount. Cork’s hurlers continued their unbeaten start to the year with a 0-25 to 1-19 over Waterford in the Munster Hurling League last night. Elsewhere, Limerick kept alive their hopes of a place in the final with a 2-15 to 0-19 win over Clare in Sixmilebridge.Meanwhile in the Walsh Cup there were wins for NUIG, I-T Carlow and UCD at the expense of DIT, Meath and Carlow.
AUBREY BRUCE by Malik Vincent For New Pittsburgh Courier Pittsburgh, along with the Raleigh-Durham area, will welcome new American Basketball Association franchises beginning in the 2011 season with the addition of the Carolina Jaguars and Pennsylvania Pride.“We couldn’t be more excited to be bringing this to Pittsburgh,” said Aubrey Bruce, president of the McKeesport-based SeaStorm Sports & Entertainment Group and a New Pittsburgh Courier sports columnist. “There are many things in the works and we are working tirelessly with the league to conform with its guidelines.” Normally, the startup costs for an ABA team is $10,000. Since there are two teams that are being implemented in the league, the two parties struck a bargaining agreement that sold both teams to SeaStorm and its associates for $5,000 each. This is also due to the fact that the group has introduced two additional teams in Georgia and Greensboro, N.C., to the league that will also debut at an unknown time.“Pittsburgh is going to be one of the best cities in our organization,” said Joe Neuman, CEO of the ABA. “Just look at the great history that it has in sports. Aubrey clearly understands the business model that the ABA enforces. You must do your part off the court, in your community, and you must also do what it takes on the court. The people of Pittsburgh just want to see a good competitive team that offers good entertainment—for a reasonable price. I think that Aubrey and his team have what it takes to bring that to them.”Dave Hareen was named vice president of player development for both teams. His duties, along with other parties, are to locate and recruit the players, coaches and supportive personnel to guide the team to success.Hareen’s been a part of the Basketball Writers Association of America since 1985, as a reporter and columnist. Also, he served as an NBA statistician for the New York Knicks during the 1961-62 season.“The idea of the ABA is to give players fun exposure to the game and on the professional level,” said Hareen. “We understand that there are guys that are not quite good enough. We’ll contact college coaches and identify college seniors who are looking for chances to play on the next level.”One of Hareen’s greatest accomplishments—in his 50-plus years of involvement with the sport on both the collegiate and professional level. is the Tandex rating system.It was created in 1958 while he was a sophomore at the University of Delaware. The success of this system has warranted a vast amount of following and has led to five editions of a book, Basketball Abstract. His work with Tandex has landed him consulting opportunities with 16 different NBA franchises and five NBA player agents.“I’ve used the system for many years to predict and evaluate past NBA drafts,” Hareen said. “I used to doubt this but I can now say, confidently, that the Tandex system is better for rating players for the draft than scouts, themselves.”Bruce and his associates are hoping that with the establishment of committed sponsors, strong community service initiatives and solid player and personnel development, his ABA teams will be a success.“We are two steps away from adding Southwest Airlines as a sponsor,” said Bruce. “We are also trying to get many others on board and those talks just started very recently. We will not rely on our gate sales to sustain us. We wanted to have a legitimate backing through our sponsors and use the rest of the funds for miscellaneous costs. The league has a $100,000 salary cap for all of its teams and we plan on spending no more than $250,000-350,000 on each team, total. We have to meet those budgets.”(Malik Vincent can be reached at [email protected])
Share Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest Cover crops can help protect soil erosion, keep nutrients in place and build valuable organic matter. Many farmers have questions on species selection and management strategies. On September 8, spend the day with cover experts and farmers using cover crops at a Cover Crop Field Day in Urbana.Sarah Noggle, OSU Extension Paulding County, will talk about cover crop selection and how the Midwest Cover Crop Council’s selection tool can be used to assist in deciding which covers are best for individual farms. George Derringer is a soil scientist with NRCS and will cover soil health topics and how cover crops play a role in promoting soil health. Learn from experienced farmers during a panel session where they will discuss their cover crops uses and answer questions from attendees.The afternoon will be spent exploring a local farm where different varieties of cover crops are growing. We will explore the soil structure and see a planting demonstration. Farmers are invited to bring soil samples for a slake test. These samples need to be the size of a tennis ball and dried for a week. Certified Crop Advisor credits offered include 4.5 Soil and Water and 0.5 Nutrient Management. Four hours of Certified Livestock Manager credits will be offered as well.Registration is due by 9/5 and is $20/person. This includes lunch and materials. A registration flyer can be found at http://go.osu.edu/agevents . Questions can be directed to Amanda at [email protected] or 937-484-1526. The event will begin in the Champaign County Community Center Auditorium, 1512 South US Hwy 68, Urbana.
MOST READ “It’s very crucial, please keep praying for her. If the bone marrow transplant is successful, I’m sure she will come back again on the table tennis arena and proudly carry our flag again,’’ added Ledesma, who recently organized the Lariba Cup, a fund-raiser intended for Lariba.Ryu also donated a huge box of brand-new table tennis balls to the PTTF worth roughly $3,000 and gave Lariba a South Korean jersey with the signatures and messages from all the members of the Korean team.Ryu said the Korean team is open to a fund-raising activity where they would play an exhibition match against top Filipino table netters for Lariba’s benefit.ADVERTISEMENT Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Frontrow holds fun run to raise funds for young cancer patients Kevin Ferrer hoping to return to action for Ginebra by Friday Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Nonong Araneta re-elected as PFF president IOC Korea Representative and former 2004 Athens Olympic gold medalist Seung Min Ryu (second from left) and Korean Table Tennis Association officials pay visit to Philippine’s first ever Olympian table tennis player Ian Lariba. CONTRIBUTED PHOTORio De Janeiro Olympian Ian “Yanyan’” Lariba personally received words of encouragement from South Korean Olympic champion Ryu Seung-min before she goes through a high-risk bone marrow transplant.Ryu, the International Olympic Committee’s representative to South Korea, visited Lariba at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Taguig City on Monday and handed out the financial assistance from the members of the Korean national table tennis squad.ADVERTISEMENT Read Next LOOK: Loisa Andalio, Ronnie Alonte unwind in Amanpulo for 3rd anniversary Fire hits houses in Mandaluyong City Lariba, the first Filipino table netter to wear the national colors in the Olympics, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia five months ago and will go under knife on Saturday.“I’m here to support Lariba in her fight against her ailment. I couldn’t believe she’s sick, she smiled all the time,’’ said Ryu, who met Lariba during last year’s Rio Games with Lariba’s coach, Kwon Mi Sook.“I believe she will come back soon and play with us,’’ added the table tennis men’s singles gold medalistin the 2004 Athens Olympics.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSSEA Games: Philippines picks up 1st win in men’s water poloSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutApart from the $3,000 donation of the Koreans, Philippine Table Tennis Federation president Ting Ledesma said the International Table Tennis Federation, the world governing body in the sport, has also committed $20,000 inn monetary aid.“This news is already known all over the world with table tennis enthusiasts from other countries helping her,’’ said Ledesma. “Ryu’s visit will boost Yanyan’s confidence for this Saturday’s bone marrow transplant.’’ Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:59Sports venues to be ready in time for SEA Games01:27Filipino athletes get grand send-off ahead of SEA Games01:37Protesters burn down Iran consulate in Najaf01:47Panelo casts doubts on Robredo’s drug war ‘discoveries’01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games BSP sees higher prices in November, but expects stronger peso, low rice costs to put up fight Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH Fire hits houses in Mandaluyong City View comments
Former Gujarat minister of state for home, Amit Shah, is likely to be arrested again as the investigation in Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case reaches a decisive phase.It is learnt that the CBI has stumbled upon crucial evidence which may spell serious trouble for Shah, who was arrested last year in connection with the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case.The CBI maintains that the killing of Prajapati was a sequel to Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter involving senior police officers of Gujarat and Rajasthan and was carried out to destroy evidence.The investigating agency has further alleged that Shah had conspired with the policemen to eliminate Prajapati as he was the main witness in the fake encounter.Sohrabuddin was allegedly running an extortion racket on behalf of the then Ahmedabad DCP (crime) Abhay Chudasama, who was allegedly Shah’s point man. He was also involved in blackmailing the marble lobby of Rajasthan and was killed in a staged encounter by the Gujarat Police on November 26, 2005.Chudasama was later arrested by the CBI. Sources said that Shah not only conspired to eliminate Prajapati but also allegedly orchestrated his killing. “Just before Prajapati was killed, D.G. Vanzara was posted as DIG (Border Range) at Banaskantha. It was an out of turn posting,” the source said, adding that Prajapati was killed within ten days of Vanzara taking over the charge.”Such senior posting has to be cleared by the MoS (home), who at that point was Amit Shah. The question that comes up is what caused such an out of turn posting,” the source said, adding that the CBI has found evidence of collusion between Shah and Vanzara for this posting.advertisementPrajapati, who was lodged in the Udaipur Jail, was reportedly attacked in the prison on March 25, 2006.Within days of Vanzara taking over, summonses were issued to the Rajasthan Police asking Tulsi to be present in the Ahmedabad court in connection with the Popular Builder shooting case. On his way back to Rajasthan on December 27, 2006, Tulsi was shot dead near the Rajasthan border.The state police had filed a chargesheet in the Prajapati encounter case three-and-ahalf years after the incident. It is learnt that the CBI is also probing the role of the state CID, which was allegedly used to mislead the investigation.Interestingly, the CBI in its chargesheet filed in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case had maintained that the shootout at Popular Builders office in Ahmedabad was also stage managed by the Gujarat Police in December 2004 to allegedly create a viable criminal ground justifying Sohrabuddin’s killing.The Gujarat Police had named the Patel brothers – owners of Popular Builders – as the main accused in the case and had also implicated Prajapati and Sylvestor, associates of Sohrabuddin.The CBI had also said that the motive behind implicating them was merely to extort money from the Patel brothers at the behest of Shah, Vanzara and Chudasama.The investigating agency had reiterated its allegations once again before the Supreme Court in March this year when it sought merger of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati encounter cases.The Supreme Court had barred Shah from entering Gujarat after he was released on bail in October last year, fearing he might influence the witnesses.For more news on India, click here.For more news on Business, click here.For more news on Movies, click here.For more news on Sports, click here.
Kolkata Knight Riders produced a disciplined bowling display as they beat Auckland Aces by two runs in a thrilling low-scoring Champions League Twenty20 qualifiers match in Hyderabad on Monday. ScoreElecting to bat, KKR scored a modest 121 for six after they suffered a batting collapse but their bowlers produced a superb show to restrict Auckland to 119 for six in a match that went down the wire after many twist and turns.Auckland lost their first wicket in the first ball of their run chase, recovered at 60 for one and then slumped to 61 for four in the 10th over. They were still in for an upset victory but with pressure piling they eventually fell short by two runs at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad.Auckland needed 11 runs from the last over bowled by Brett Lee but they could score just eight runs.KKR used as many as seven bowlers and all of them did well, either taking wickets or bowling economically. Yusuf Pathan was the picked of the KKR bowlers with figures of 2/21 — the two wickets coming in the space of three balls.Rajat Bhatia and captain Jacques Kallis chipped in with a wicket each.KKR fielding also rose to the occasion with two crucial run outs.Auckland run chase began on a disastrous note with Martin Guptill run out in the very first ball of the innings bowled by Iqbal Abdulla.Adams played towards midwicket and Guptill wanted a single but Ryan ten Doeschate’s throw was quick enough for wicketkeeper Manvinder Bisla to removed the bails.advertisement
Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Thunder get one over Trail Blazers to cut series deficit, 2-1 Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles “It’s 2-1,” Clifford said. “It’s not like it’s 3-0. It’s 2-1…. Handling disappointment is a huge part of NBA basketball and it’s a bigger part of playoff basketball.”TIP-INSRaptors: Toronto had lost four consecutive Game 3s. … Patrick McCaw (sprained right thumb) was active, but did not play. … The Raptors are 6-1 in their last seven road games this season. … Siakam has 73 points and 30 rebounds in the series.Magic: Among the former Orlando players in the building were Tracy McGrady, Jameer Nelson and Horace Grant. … Orlando missed three shots at the rim in one third-quarter possession. Vucevic missed at the rim, and Aaron Gordon couldn’t convert on two putback tries. … Attendance was 19,367, the second-most in the Amway Center’s nine-season history.DOUBLING UPFriday was historic for Toronto. It marked only the second time that the NBA’s Raptors and NHL’s Maple Leafs won a playoff game on the same day; the Leafs won in Boston. The only other time that happened was April 26, 2001 — the day when the Raptors got their first postseason victory.GOVERNOR SPEAKSFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis and the state’s first lady Casey DeSantis were in attendance and received Magic “46” jerseys — a nod to his being the 46th governor of the Sunshine State. The governor and Magic CEO Alex Martins spoke pregame about the hope for Orlando to get another All-Star Game soon, though all through 2022 has already been awarded to other Eastern Conference cities — and Milwaukee, another East city, has expressed interest in 2023.UP NEXTGame 4 is Sunday night in Orlando. LATEST STORIES “It’s just taking what a defense gives us and going with it,” Siakam said.Kawhi Leonard — battling illness this week — had 16 points and 10 rebounds. Danny Green had 13 points and Lowry finished with 12 points and 10 assists, plus ran down a huge offensive rebound with about 15 seconds left to extend a critical possession and spoil Orlando’s first home playoff game since 2012.“It was really what I thought it was going to be tonight,” Raptors coach Nick Nurse said. “I really thought this was going to be a tough atmosphere to play in.”Terrence Ross led Orlando with 24 points, and Nikola Vucevic shook off a slow start to finish with 22 points and 14 rebounds.Game 4 is Sunday night in Orlando.ADVERTISEMENT DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew “Our turnovers hurt us again,” Vucevic said, lamenting Orlando’s 16 giveaways. “We had too many of those. Empty possessions for us and against a team like that you can’t have that.”The Raptors trailed 61-60 midway through the third after a brief Orlando spurt, then went on a 16-0 run over the next four minutes to take the lead for good. Siakam and Green were both 3 for 3 during the run, the Magic missed 10 consecutive shots over a span of 6 1/2 minutes and had to play uphill the rest of the way.That being said, they went down swinging.Lowry’s 3-pointer with 7:48 left gave Toronto its biggest lead at 86-69. The Magic came flying back, and Ross’ 3-pointer with 41 seconds left got Orlando to 96-93.Leonard was short with a jumper on the next possession — but the Magic couldn’t control the rebound, Lowry ran it down and Leonard made a pair of free throws with 12.9 seconds remaining to clinch the win.“Critical,” Magic coach Steve Clifford said.Orlando, which finished the regular season by winning 13 of its final 14 home games, was 13 of 44 from 3-point range.Toronto scored the first 10 points — the last five by Siakam, who was a problem from the outset for the Magic — and led by as many as 11 in the first half. The Magic got within 48-45 at the break after Ross beat the clock from midcourt at the buzzer.The Magic got the lead twice in the second half, once by one point, the other by two points. And both leads lasted exactly 15 seconds, getting taken away on 3-pointers by Siakam and Green.And now it’s up to Orlando to regroup, the same way Toronto did after dropping Game 1. Toronto Raptors’ Pascal Siakam, left, grabs the ball in front of Orlando Magic’s Evan Fournier during the second half in Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Friday, April 19, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)ORLANDO, Florida — The Toronto Raptors think Pascal Siakam should be selected the NBA’s Most Improved Player.He was their MVP on Friday night.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess And the East’s No. 2 seed has the home-court edge back again.Siakam had 30 points and 11 rebounds, hitting a floater with 1:33 left to help snuff out a big Orlando rally and the Raptors held off the Magic 98-93 to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference first-round series.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logistics“He’s unbelievable,” Raptors guard Kyle Lowry said. “He’s the most improved basketball player in the NBA this year and he’s only going to get better.”Siakam was 13 for 20 from the floor and the Raptors held Orlando to 36% shooting. 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DefinitionPerichondritis is an infection of the skin and tissue surrounding the cartilage of the outer ear.Causes, incidence, and risk factorsCartilage is the thick tissue that creates the shape of the nose and the outer ear. All cartilage has a thin layer of tissue around it called the perichondrium. This covering helps provide nutrients to the cartilage.The most common bacteria that causes perichondritis infection is Pseudomonas aeruginosa.Perichondritis is usually caused by injury to the ear due to ear surgery, ear piercing (especially piercing of the cartilage), or contact sports. Ear piercing through the cartilage is probably the most significant risk factor today. Surgery, burns, and acupuncture also increase the risk of infection.Perichondritis can cause severe damage to the ear structure if it becomes chondritis — infection of the cartilage itself.SymptomsA painful, red ear is the most common symptom. At first the infection will look like a skin infection (cellulitis), but it quickly worsens and involves the perichondrium.The redness usually surrounds an area of injury, such as a cut or scrape. There may also be fever, and — in more severe cases — fluid draining from the wound.Signs and testsPerichondritis is diagnosed based on the persons medical history and by looking at the ear. If there is a history of trauma to the ear and the ear is red and very tender, then perichondritis is diagnosed. There may be a change in the normal shape of the ear. The ear may look swollen.advertisementTreatmentTreatment consists of antibiotics, either by mouth or directly into the bloodstream through an intravenous line (IV). If there is a trapped collection of pus, surgery may be necessary to drain this fluid and remove any dead skin and cartilage.Expectations (prognosis)What happens depends on how quickly the infection is diagnosed and treated. If antibiotics are taken early on, full recovery is expected. In more advanced cases, when the infection involves the ear cartilage (chondritis), part of the ear may die and need to be surgically removed. If so, plastic surgery may be needed to restore the ear to its normal shape.ComplicationsIf not treated early enough, the infection can spread to the ear cartilage. This would require removal of the damaged part and possibly surgery to restore it to a normal shape.Calling your health care providerIf you suffer any trauma to your ear (a scratch, blow, or piercing) and then develop pain and redness over the stiff part of the outer ear, contact your health care provider. You may need to take antibiotics.PreventionThe best way to prevent this infection is to avoid piercing your ear through the cartilage (as opposed to the ear lobe). The popularity of cartilage piercing has led to a significant increase in the number of perichondritis and chondritis cases.ReferencesGuss J, Ruckenstein MJ. Infections of the external ear. In: Cummings CW, Flint PW, Haughey BH, et al, eds. Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery. 5th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Mosby Elsevier; 2010:chap 137.Review Date:10/6/2012Reviewed By:David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.