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Man in custody after elderly woman stabbed to death at Methodist hospital

Man in custody after elderly woman stabbed to death at Methodist hospital

MERRILLVILLE | A person of interest is in custody following the stabbing death of a female patient at The Methodist Hospitals' Southlake campu…

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U.S. Steel pays $58 million to settle price-fixing lawsuit

U.S. Steel pays $58 million to settle price-fixing lawsuit

U.S. Steel will pay $58 million to settle a lawsuit that alleges domestic steelmakers conspired to fix prices nearly a decade ago.

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City, companies partner on health initiative

GARY | The city of Gary, Ivy Tech Community College Northwest, Methodist Hospitals and NIPSCO are holding weekly wellness-oriented events call…

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Breast implant serial numbers led to ID of slain C.P. flight attendant

Breast implant serial numbers led to ID of slain C.P. flight attendant

CROWN POINT | A serial number on the breast implants of a United Airlines flight attendant from Crown Point found murdered in the trunk of her…

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Thousands descend on Gary job fair

Thousands descend on Gary job fair

GARY | Portage resident Bobby Heflin refueled Harrier Jump Jets during the 1990-1991 Gulf War, but was downsized from the U.S. Marine Corps af…

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Person of interest in officer's homicide remains in custody

Person of interest in officer's homicide remains in custody

CROWN POINT | The person of interest in the fatal shooting of Gary police Officer Jeffrey Westerfield remains in the Lake County Jail, officia…

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Methodist to start national search for new leader

GARY | The Methodist Hospitals Board of Directors voted to start a national search for a new president and chief executive officer.

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Hundreds of motorcycle riders pay tribute to fallen Gary officer

Hundreds of motorcycle riders pay tribute to fallen Gary officer

GARY | Hundreds of motorcycle riders turned out Wednesday to pay their respects to fallen Gary Patrolman Jeffrey Westerfield.

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Julian Bond joins board of Civil Rights Hall of Fame in Gary

GARY | Julian Bond, a founding member of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and board chairman of the NAACP, has accepted a positio…

July 09, 2014 6:30 pm

Roosevelt utility bills estimated at $1 million

GARY | The utility bills at Gary Roosevelt, where school has not been in session since late June, amount to about $1 million.

July 09, 2014 5:57 pm

Lake officials open E-911 bids

CROWN POINT | There was no shortage this week of companies competing for contracts to build Lake County's E-911 public safety communications system.

July 09, 2014 5:38 pm

Ivy Tech pursues purchase of Purdue Academic Learning Center

Ivy Tech Community College is pursuing acquisition of the Purdue Academic Learning Center in Merrillville.

July 09, 2014 5:30 pm

Comcast closing Valparaiso office

Comcast cable subscribers in Valparaiso will soon be out of luck if they want to visit a physical store.

July 09, 2014 4:30 pm

Murder victim described as vivacious, loving and a good cook

Murder victim described as vivacious, loving and a good cook

GARY | DeCarol Deloney-Cain was a loving sister and mother, who traveled the world and loved to cook.

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Gary janitorial business receives certification

GARY | The Performance Companies Inc. recently was certified as a Women's Business Enterprise. 

July 09, 2014 11:30 am

Adoption Event Planned for Firefighters at Humane Society in Munster

Adoption Event Planned for Firefighters at Humane Society in Munster

HIGHLAND | Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA) will host an adoption event Saturday, July 12 with adoption fees waived for firefighters as part…

July 09, 2014 9:01 am

More than 700 jobs need to be filled

GARY | More than 700 jobs are available, and many need to be filled now.

July 09, 2014 7:00 am

National Lakeshore briefs

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore offers a variety of programs this month on the shores of Lake Michigan. For more information, call (219) …

July 09, 2014 12:00 am

Life Master goal attained by a trio of area bridge players

Life Master goal attained by a trio of area bridge players

In duplicate bridge, earning a Life Master certification is a defining moment in the progression of a bridge player's rise in the rankings. It…

July 09, 2014 12:00 am

Double the pleasure, double the fun at art show and garden walk

GARY | Art and flowers have been engaged in a serious romance since the first time someone picked up a paintbrush.

July 09, 2014 12:00 am

Steelworkers union fighting against imports

Steelworkers union fighting against imports

Steel imports are up 33 percent so far this year, while even more than 20 percent of U.S. steelmaking capacity has been sitting idle.

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Case builds in Gary cop killing

Case builds in Gary cop killing

GARY | Authorities on Tuesday were continuing to build their case against a person of interest arrested Sunday in the shooting death of a Gary…

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Legislature in no rush to take on gun violence

Legislature in no rush to take on gun violence

INDIANAPOLIS | Hoosiers hoping for fast action by state lawmakers addressing the gun violence responsible for the recent shooting deaths of Ga…

July 08, 2014 7:00 pm

Rudy Clay road naming ceremony set for Friday

Rudy Clay road naming ceremony set for Friday

Gary officials will unveil a street sign honoring the late Mayor Rudy Clay at 10 a.m. Friday on the front steps of City Hall, 401 Broadway.

July 08, 2014 6:45 pm

Woman found dead in car remains unidentified

GARY | A woman who was found dead Monday in the trunk of a car remains unidentified.  

July 08, 2014 6:30 pm

Firetruck in ditch closes Mississippi Street in M'ville

Firetruck in ditch closes Mississippi Street in M'ville

MERRILLVILLE | Mississippi Street was closed in both directions in front of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church early Tuesday afternoon as crews …

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NWI casinos experience more declines in revenue

Total revenues at Northwest Indiana’s five casinos dropped 8.4 percent in June, one of the worst declines since the first quarter of the year …

July 08, 2014 3:43 pm

Gary police chief reviewing patrol policy after officer's fatal shooting

Gary police chief reviewing patrol policy after officer's fatal shooting

GARY | A policy requiring Gary police to ride alone while patrolling the city's streets is under review following the slaying Sunday of a city…

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Ivy Tech associate professor nets honor

Ivy Tech associate professor nets honor

INDIANAPOLIS | Deborah L. Stipp, a Gary educator with 17 years of teaching experience, has received the Glenn W. and Mary Catherine Sample Awa…

July 07, 2014 6:37 pm

Body found in trunk in Gary

Body found in trunk in Gary

GARY | The Lake County coroner's office and Gary police on Monday afternoon were investigating after a female body was discovered in the trunk…

July 07, 2014 4:31 pm

Westerfield first Gary cop shot in line of duty since 1998

Westerfield first Gary cop shot in line of duty since 1998

Officer Jeffrey Westerfield was the first Gary police officer shot in the line of duty in 16 years.

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Excise police arrest 14 in Gary over holiday weekend

Excise police arrest 14 in Gary over holiday weekend

GARY | Indiana State Excise Police cited one gas station and arrested 14 people on multiple charges over the holiday weekend that removed one …

July 07, 2014 7:11 am

Spend this summer at the Lake County parks

Spend summer with the Lake County Parks and Recreation Department. There are plenty of indoor and outdoor activities for all ages.

July 07, 2014 12:00 am

Gary officer killed; three people in custody

Gary officer killed; three people in custody

GARY | Authorities had three people in custody Sunday night after the fatal shooting of a Gary police officer early Sunday.

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School officials reviewing new federal breakfast, lunch program

School officials reviewing new federal breakfast, lunch program

Some region school food service directors are looking at new federal guidelines allowing more students to eat free school breakfasts and lunches.

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Serving aboard stealth submarine

Serving aboard stealth submarine

July 06, 2014 12:00 am

Coroner: Gary woman, 22, city's latest homicide victim

GARY | Gary and Lake County authorities are investigating the apparent homicide of a Gary woman early Saturday in her home in the 500 block of…

July 05, 2014 8:25 pm

March, block party oppose Gary violence

March, block party oppose Gary violence

Broadway Street in Gary rang with the shouts of “Stop the violence,” "Peace,” and “Put down the gun” as residents rallied at the second annual…

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Witness cooperation in violent crimes a tough sell

Witness cooperation in violent crimes a tough sell

CROWN POINT | Exactly a month after two people were charged in a Portage homicide in 2012, a key witness in the case was shot to death in her …

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Drowned brothers' mourners thanked at funeral

Drowned brothers' mourners thanked at funeral

GARY | Mourners gathered Saturday at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church to remember Donel Terrell Smith, 9, and Terrion DeSean Smith, 8, two b…

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Most lawmakers in tune with Chamber of Commerce agenda

Most lawmakers in tune with Chamber of Commerce agenda

INDIANAPOLIS | If you picture the 150 members of the General Assembly as a choir, this year they sang their loudest hosannas for the business-…

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Veterans honored at Lake Etta luncheon

Veterans honored at Lake Etta luncheon

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Black & Tan Month observed at animal shelter

GARY | Through July, the Humane Society of Northwest Indiana, 6100 Melton Road, will continue its Black & Tan Month promotion, offering bl…

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Explore National Lakeshore with Passport to the Dunes guide

Discover some of the hidden treasures of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore through a new Passport to the Dunes guide. With many different acces…

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Father of drowned boys rescued them from fire years ago, friend says

Father of drowned boys rescued them from fire years ago, friend says

GARY | A steady stream of people paid their respects Thursday to two young Gary boys who drowned June 14 in a water-filled pit in Hobart.

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Gary working on plans to stem violence, mayor says

GARY | A spike in gun violence in the past week has left Gary residents unsettled and city officials concerned.

July 03, 2014 7:40 pm

Gang member found guilty in slaying of Gary brothers

Gang member found guilty in slaying of Gary brothers

CROWN POINT | After two hours of deliberations, a Lake County jury found an alleged gang member guilty of fatally shooting two Gary brothers l…

July 03, 2014 6:45 pm

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 Indian…

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IUN to hold blood drive July 24

GARY | The Student Alumni Association and Office of Alumni Relations at Indiana University Northwest are rallying to restock the shelves at ar…

July 03, 2014 12:00 am

Electricity expected to be back for all residents Thursday; experts confirm 2 NWI tornadoes

Electricity expected to be back for all residents Thursday; experts confirm 2 NWI tornadoes

Days after powerful storms tore through the region, 18,500 NIPSCO customers remained without power Wednesday night and officials confirmed one…

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