ArcelorMittal cuts weight out of pickups

ArcelorMittal cuts weight out of pickups

ArcelorMittal has proven there's more than one way to put a pickup truck on a diet.

September 20, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Burns Harbor bar death under investigation

VALPARAISO | The Porter County coroner’s office is investigating the death of a 46-year-old man, who was injured during an attack Feb. 18 at t…

September 15, 2014 3:49 pm

ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor gets its own South Shore poster

ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor gets its own South Shore poster

BURNS HARBOR | ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor – at first the Bethlehem Steel Corp. steel mill – rolled out its first 160" plate in 1964.

September 09, 2014 3:45 pm Photos

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Tonnage up 25 percent at Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor

Tonnage up 25 percent at Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor

PORTAGE | Shipments are up 25 percent at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor through the end of August.

September 05, 2014 10:00 am

Domestic steel industry wins big in trade case

Domestic steel industry wins big in trade case

U.S. Steel, Chicago-based JMC Steel Group and seven other companies have pressed the case for more than a year that they have not been able to…

August 22, 2014 2:06 pm

Ports commission hears positive news about Burns Harbor

Ports commission hears positive news about Burns Harbor

PORTAGE | Business at the Ports of Indiana Burns Harbor continues to grow with more ships use the facility this year and more cargo tonnage processed.

August 21, 2014 3:21 pm Photos

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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) …

August 13, 2014 12:00 am

Steel jobs have plummeted by a third since 2000

Steel jobs have plummeted by a third since 2000

Northwest Indiana's steel industry, which once drew immigrants from the world over and put bread on many tables for generations, has lost a th…

July 26, 2014 7:00 pm

Porter County crime briefs

Police: Man arrested after stealing from friend

July 21, 2014 6:00 pm

Police, firefighters to raise funds for Lynwood cop

Police, firefighters to raise funds for Lynwood cop

Lynwood and Sauk Village police officers and firefighters are scheduled to come together Sunday to raise funds for injured Lynwood police offi…

July 10, 2014 2:30 pm

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.

July 08, 2014 11:17 pm Photos

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Lynwood cop from Burns Harbor badly injured in motorcycle crash

Lynwood cop from Burns Harbor badly injured in motorcycle crash

A Lynwood police officer from Burns Harbor suffered brain, skull and multiple other injuries in a motorcycle accident Saturday in Iowa, family…

June 18, 2014 2:24 pm Photos

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Semitrailer blaze closes I-94 for three hours

Semitrailer blaze closes I-94 for three hours

CHESTERTON | A semitrailer burst into flames after crashing into a wall early Wednesday on Interstate 94, causing troopers to close nearby lan…

June 11, 2014 7:04 pm

The Future of Duneland: The Duneland Difference

The Future of Duneland: The Duneland Difference

When it comes to the Duneland School Corporation, the Duneland Difference is many things, including its excellent teaching staff and administr…

May 28, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Doing Business in Duneland

Doing Business in Duneland

Duneland is a great place to call home, as any resident of the towns of Chesterton, Porter, and Burns Harbor will tell you, with superior scho…

May 28, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Living healthy in Duneland

Living healthy in Duneland

With a location nestled in the Dunes, it’s no wonder that the Duneland community has many ways to focus on health and wellness. From taking a …

May 28, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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NIRPC: Planning for the Future of Duneland and the Region

NIRPC: Planning for the Future of Duneland and the Region

NIRPC is a regional council of local governments serving the citizens of Lake, Porter, and LaPorte counties in Northwest Indiana. NIRPC provid…

May 28, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Duneland Parks: The jewel of the region

Duneland Parks: The jewel of the region

When you think of the town of Porter, there’s no doubt that you envision gorgeous parks—beautifully maintained, full of family fun, and ready …

May 28, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Semi rolls over on ramp from I-94 to U.S. 20

Semi rolls over on ramp from I-94 to U.S. 20

BURNS HARBOR | A truck driver was taken to the hospital after an accident Monday morning on Interstate 94 at U.S. 20.

May 19, 2014 4:20 pm Photos

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Firefighters battle two-alarm blaze at Burns Harbor's Arnell Kia

Firefighters battle two-alarm blaze at Burns Harbor's Arnell Kia

BURNS HARBOR | Arnell Kia suffered significant damage to its service shop in a blaze sparked by an auto fire in there late Wednesday, Burns Ha…

May 15, 2014 11:03 am Photos

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NWI steel mills, engineers pick up awards

NWI steel mills, engineers pick up awards

INDIANAPOLIS | An energy-saving project at an East Chicago steel mill won an accolade from the Association of Iron and Steel Technology, as di…

May 06, 2014 11:45 am

ArcelorMittal USA exec named chairman of steel trade association

ArcelorMittal USA exec named chairman of steel trade association

An ArcelorMittal USA executive has been elected chairman of the steel industry's largest and oldest trade organization.

May 05, 2014 12:00 pm

Speech and Debate team lauded

CHESTERTON | Members of the Chesterton High School Speech and Debate team, led by coach Chris Lowery, appeared before the Duneland School Boar…

April 14, 2014 10:00 pm

Employees commit to healthy habits at walking event

Employees commit to healthy habits at walking event

BURNS HARBOR | From maintaining a healthy blood pressure to incorporating more exercise into their lives, a group of ArcelorMittal employees p…

April 02, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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Steelworker program preparing next-generation workers

Steelworker program preparing next-generation workers

Automated systems have replaced thousands of workers at the steel mills that ring the southern shore of Lake Michigan over the last few decades.

March 22, 2014 3:30 pm

NWI water rate increase will get hearing in Gary

The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission will conduct a public hearing on Indiana American Water Co.'s request for a rate hike at 6 p.m. Apri…

March 18, 2014 8:00 am

Locally made steel will help replace New York's longest bridge

Locally made steel will help replace New York's longest bridge

Everything about the Gov. Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge is big.

March 13, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Steelmaker has one of world's strongest brands

Steelmaker has one of world's strongest brands

ArcelorMittal has been around for less than a decade, but the steelmaker already has a stronger brand than MTV, 7-Eleven, Estee Lauder and Pla…

March 06, 2014 5:30 am

ArcelorMittal clears antitrust hurdle

ArcelorMittal crossed a major regulatory hurdle in its bid to team up with a Japanese steelmaker to buy a German steel finishing facility in A…

February 02, 2014 4:00 pm

Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor has best year since 2006

Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor has best year since 2006

PORTAGE | An estimated 2.5 million tons of steel and other cargo passed through the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor last year, the most since 2006.

January 23, 2014 3:14 pm

'Formidable' ice has had a major impact on shipping

'Formidable' ice has had a major impact on shipping

Ships, including iron ore freighters bound for Northwest Indiana steel mills, have been jamming up the ice-choked St. Marys River in recent we…

January 12, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Cold, snow freeze region businesses

Cold, snow freeze region businesses

As frigid temperatures hampered travel in Northwest Indiana, many region businesses closed or scaled back operations Monday.

January 06, 2014 11:51 am Photos

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Steel production rises by 37,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region rose to 673,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iron a…

December 31, 2013 12:00 pm

Steel production plunges by 49,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region nose-dived to 636,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American …

December 24, 2013 12:00 pm

Man airlifted after Monday afternoon crash

BURNS HARBOR | A Portage man was airlifted Monday afternoon following a crash on U.S. 12 between Oak Hill and Allegius roads.

December 24, 2013 11:35 am

Steel production falls by 23,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region plunged to 685,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iro…

December 17, 2013 12:00 pm

ArcelorMittal will manage the company by region

Steel giant ArcelorMittal is shuffling around management, and will run the company by region going forward.

December 11, 2013 1:30 pm

Steel production rises by 16,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region rose to 708,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iron a…

December 10, 2013 12:00 pm

Burns Harbor may end ALS ambulance service

BURNS HARBOR | Many municipalities across the region have been eying or acquiring advanced life support ambulance service rather than outsourc…

December 08, 2013 11:00 pm

Holiday traditions in the Dunes

PORTER | Visitors battled the bitter cold Saturday to head indoors at Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm at the Indiana Dunes National Lakesh…

December 07, 2013 5:25 pm

Steel production rises by 16,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region rose to 692,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iron a…

December 03, 2013 12:00 pm

Steel production rises by 8,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region rose to 676,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iron a…

November 26, 2013 12:00 pm

Steel production dips by 5,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region dipped slightly to 668,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an Amer…

November 19, 2013 12:00 pm

Shipments up 16 percent at Port of Indiana Burns Harbor

Shipments up 16 percent at Port of Indiana Burns Harbor

Shipments rose 16 percent at the Port of Indiana Burn Harbor in October, the sixth straight month tonnage has increased.

November 16, 2013 11:45 pm

Northwest Indiana businesses came of age in Kennedy years

Northwest Indiana businesses came of age in Kennedy years

The era of John F. Kennedy was a time of dramatic political and social change.

November 16, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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ArcelorMittal recognized for environmental efforts

A local steelmaker has been recognized for an ongoing environmental initiative that has helped restore wetlands and control native species in …

November 12, 2013 12:00 pm

Steel production rises by 26,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region rose to 673,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iron a…

November 12, 2013 12:00 pm

Steel production rises by 24,000 tons in Great Lakes states

Raw steel production in the country's Great Lakes region rose to 647,000 tons in the week that ended Saturday, according to an American Iron a…

November 05, 2013 12:15 pm


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46304
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Porter, Ind.
46304
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Police Department

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