If you have questions about a case or about serving jury duty in the Wells County courts, or you would like to get a copy of a document from Wells County, such as a marriage certificate, divorce decree, child support order or other judgment, you must contact the Wells County Clerk's office or the court directly using the contact information listed below.
Email addresses for the Clerk and the Courts are typically not published to this website. If the Clerk or Courts do not publish email addresses to their official website(s) (linked below, if available), then email is not an appropriate way to contact these offices with questions or requests.
Location & Contact Info
Yvette Runkle, Clerk
Pho: (260) 824-6482
Fax: (260) 824-6559
Hon. Kenton W. Kiracofe, Judge
102 Market Street
Bluffton, IN 46714 [map]
Hon. Everett E. Goshorn, Judge
Bluffton City Court
Hon. Robert J. Bate, Judge
This county is in Judicial District 9. For information about district leadership, rules or governance plans, see Judical District 9.
All Indiana counties are required to have local court rules, some of which must be approved by the Indiana Supreme Court (See Indiana Trial Rule 81 for more information). View Orders Amending Local Rules.
This county has proposed changes to their local rules following guidelines established by the Indiana Supreme Court. Comments to the proposed local rules may be made in writing until October 24, 2014. Comments may be made by following the instructions outlined in the document. Supreme Court approval is required for the proposed amended rules on Reassignment of Criminal Case pursuant to Criminal Rule 2.2 (LR90-CR2.2-01) and Caseload Allocation Plan.
This page contains basic information about the courts and clerk in this county. This page has been created for your convenience and does not serve as the official webpage for the county, courts, or clerk listed herein. Because personnel changes can happen frequently, the contents of this page may be out of date, though every effort has been made to keep the content current. Report errors on this page to the Indiana Courts webmaster.