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DeMotte man charged in burglaries after attack on deputy, police say

A DeMotte man is facing several charges after he attempted to hit and kick a Jasper County sheriff's detective who was questioning him in connection with two burglaries in Roselawn, police said.

October 23, 2014 11:15 pm

Family show promises to touch the heart

Family show promises to touch the heart

CEDAR LAKE | L'arc en Ciel Theatre Group directors Angie Lowe and Paul W. Lowe have created a scenic mountain cabin setting for the LCTG production of "Foxfire," written by Hume Cronyn and Susan Cooper.

October 17, 2014 12:00 am

Volunteers sew drain pouches for patients at workshop

Volunteers sew drain pouches for patients at workshop

CROWN POINT - Nurse Navigator Joan Filipowski of the Burrell Cancer Center walked into the Sew Thoughtful Workshop and was delightfully surprised.

October 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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5-year-old injured after grandfather let him steer ATV

DEMOTTE | A 5-year-old Jasper County boy was air-lifted to a Chicago hospital Sunday after an ATV accident near DeMotte.

October 06, 2014 5:37 am

How ‘moos and oinks’ drive NWI’s economy

SCHERERVILLE | The next Lake County Advancement Committee monthly luncheon meeting focuses on how modern livestock production continues to influence Northwest Indiana’s economy.

September 30, 2014 9:45 am

Suspect in beating, robbery found hiding at rural DeMotte crime scene

DEMOTTE | A DeMotte man was arrested on felony charges Tuesday after a man told officers the suspect beat him and took his wallet, sheriff's police said.

September 25, 2014 8:15 pm

New additions create atmosphere that's more than a Touch of Dutch

New additions create atmosphere that's more than a Touch of Dutch

DE MOTTE | The 2014 Touch of Dutch festival proved that small changes are capable of creating a big impact.

September 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Kankakee River panel OKs $100K for river bank repairs

The Kankakee River Basin Commission is banking on needing no more than $100,000  to fix the deteriorating south banks of the river just west of Interstate 65.

September 24, 2014 7:30 pm

Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim

Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. | A posthumous doctoral degree has been given to the family of an Indiana University student who was among those killed when a jetliner was shot down over Ukraine.

September 18, 2014 6:25 pm

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

Time out For Reading events asks everyone to put their nose in a book

MERRILLVILLE | Top-flight athletes are not the only ones to hear a recruiting speech.

September 17, 2014 12:00 am

Local agribusiness brings fresh, specialty hops to craft brewers

Local agribusiness brings fresh, specialty hops to craft brewers

A home brewer of beers for several years, Justin Arthur's appreciation for those he met at craft brewing shows and his desire to be part of the growing industry have sent him into the field, literally.

September 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

DE MOTTE | Nineteen years after Faith Lutheran Church invited Laborers For Christ to build its current DeMotte facility, congregants invited them back this spring to tackle a expansion project. And while the names of the men and women have ch…

August 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Twins escape from medical problems through dance

Twins escape from medical problems through dance

DEMOTTE | As children grow into adulthood and the pressures of the real world, they often daydream about a simpler time when life was about play and discovery.

August 10, 2014 12:00 am

Dealerships put on show of support for USO

Dealerships put on show of support for USO

MERRILLVILLE | A local car dealership joined more than 60 others in the Chicago area Saturday in hosting a barbecue to benefit the USO.

August 09, 2014 8:10 pm Photos

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Touch of Dutch festival offers live music, parade and car show

DE MOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Touch of Dutch Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Spencer Park, 112 Carnation St. SE.

August 08, 2014 12:00 am

Master Gardeners ready with answers at Lake County Fair

Master Gardeners ready with answers at Lake County Fair

CROWN POINT | Several Purdue Master Gardener volunteers will staff a booth between 10 a.m. and 9 p.m. daily through Aug. 10 in the Flower Building near Gate 2 at the Lake County Fair, 889 S. Court St.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am

Touch of Dutch festival seeking vendors

DE MOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce is seeking food and craft vendors for the annual Touch of Dutch festival, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 at Spencer Park.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Victim of downed jet was Kankakee Valley exchange student

Victim of downed jet was Kankakee Valley exchange student

DEMOTTE | A former exchange student at Kankakee Valley High School who was killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine was remembered Sunday as a friend to all who knew him.

July 20, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Veterans honored at Lake Etta luncheon

Veterans honored at Lake Etta luncheon

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

NIPSCO: Power to be restored Thursday

NIPSCO: Power to be restored Thursday

The 10,000 NIPSCO customers remaining without power more than 48 hours after powerful storms and two tornadoes ripped through Northwest Indiana should have had it restored by late Thursday night.

July 03, 2014 1:33 pm Photos

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Hebron cops: Drunken woman arrested after letting child drive

HEBRON | A DeMotte woman was charged with multiple offenses Monday morning after police found her drunk in a car being driven by her child, who did not have a license.

June 16, 2014 2:09 pm

Women's center co-founder offers safe place for healing

Women's center co-founder offers safe place for healing

Kelly Vates works to heal the body, mind and spirit as co-founder and executive director of Fair Haven Center for Women, 2645 Ridge Road, Highland.

June 12, 2014 12:00 am

Dostoyevsky’s classic novel adapted for the stage

Dostoyevsky’s classic novel adapted for the stage

CHESTERTON | The 4th Street Theater will present a new, award-winning adaptation of "Crime and Punishment," Fyodor Dostoyevsky's literary masterpiece, opening tonight at 125 N. Fourth St.

June 06, 2014 12:00 am

Dye foundation awards scholarships

Dye foundation awards scholarships

MUNSTER | The James W. and Betty Dye Foundation awarded more than $1.7 million in new Jim and Betty Dye Scholarships to 87 graduating seniors from Northwest Indiana high schools.

June 04, 2014 12:00 am

DeMotte man charged in burglaries after attack on deputy, police say

A DeMotte man is facing several charges after he attempted to hit and kick a Jasper County sheriff's detective who was questioning him in conn…

October 23, 2014 11:15 pm

Family show promises to touch the heart

Family show promises to touch the heart

CEDAR LAKE | L'arc en Ciel Theatre Group directors Angie Lowe and Paul W. Lowe have created a scenic mountain cabin setting for the LCTG produ…

October 17, 2014 12:00 am
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