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About Phil Wieland

About Phil Wieland

Phil started his journalism career in 1967 as a copy boy with The Cleveland Press while attending Cleveland State University. He has been a reporter and columnist at The Times since 1984, winning multiple awards in both categories.

He currently covers Valparaiso, Kouts and Hebron in addition to writing a weekly column dealing mostly with politics in Porter County.

In his spare time he enjoys playing softball, and he has written two books, one of which is in the hands of a publisher. He and his wife Mary have a son and two grandchildren.

January 01, 2010 12:00 am

PHIL WIELAND: Don't blame officials if you choose to be uninformed

PHIL WIELAND: Don't blame officials if you choose to be uninformed

This supposedly is the age of mass communication, but there are 10 billion channels and nothing on in some people's brains.

October 11, 2013 12:00 am

PHIL WIELAND: Valpo man wants to put a bug in EPA's ear

PHIL WIELAND: Valpo man wants to put a bug in EPA's ear

For more than three years Tom Clark has waited for a call from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency telling him to bring his batch of bugs…

October 04, 2013 12:00 am

PHIL WIELAND: Vote for the Hitler of your choice

PHIL WIELAND: Vote for the Hitler of your choice

It's a wonder anyone runs for office anymore.

September 27, 2013 12:00 am
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