Cyber attack hits local hospital system

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Local patients affected by a recent cyber attack will be offered free identity theft protection, after their personal infor…

August 18, 2014 6:10 pm

Police: Three burglaries along 700 North

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Thieves broke into three homes Thursday morning along the 10 block of County Road 700 North. 

August 01, 2014 1:45 pm

HEALTH BRIEFS: Breast cancer support Aug. 6

VALPARAISO | Porter Regional Hospital will host a support group for Hope & Healing, geared for people coping with breast cancer, whether n…

July 28, 2014 2:30 pm

Sunset Hill celebrates 80 years

Sunset Hill celebrates 80 years

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A Porter County landmark celebrated its 80th birthday Saturday.

July 26, 2014 4:45 pm Photos

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HEALTH BRIEFS: Hospital offers babysitting classes

MICHIGAN CITY | Franciscan St. Anthony Health hospital in Michigan City will offer its next Safe Sitter babysitting course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.…

July 21, 2014 4:00 pm

Camp FUNset keeps kids busy

Camp FUNset keeps kids busy

July 07, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Meadowbrook Nature Preserve doubles in size

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Shirley Heinze Land Trust has acquired an 80-acre parcel adjacent to the former Meadowbrook Girl Scout Camp it purchased in…

June 23, 2014 12:00 am

Local man cave gets national attention

Local man cave gets national attention

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Jamie Wineland calls his eclectic collection of bygone days his way of maintaining history.

June 02, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Portage man faces drunken driving, intimidation charges after arrest

Portage man faces drunken driving, intimidation charges after arrest

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A Portage man is facing a slew of charges after he was stopped Friday morning suspected of drunken driving.

May 30, 2014 2:45 pm

Appeals court upholds maximum sentence for child molester

Appeals court upholds maximum sentence for child molester

INDIANAPOLIS | A Porter County man convicted of Class C child molesting and sentenced to the maximum -- eight years in prison -- failed to per…

May 27, 2014 2:53 pm Related

Driver spots sister's stolen car, holds suspect until police arrive

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A stolen car was recovered after the owner's brother spotted the car and followed it, holding the driver until police arrived.

May 15, 2014 5:01 pm

South Haven man killed in crash on Ind. 149

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A South Haven man died Tuesday night after a head-on crash on Ind. 149 near County Road 900 North, authorities said.

May 13, 2014 8:00 pm

Police charge driver with DUI after plowing into house

Police charge driver with DUI after plowing into house

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A Liberty Township man was arrested and charged with operating while intoxicated after driving into a home Saturday morning.

May 12, 2014 5:01 pm

HEALTH BRIEFS: Event to honor nurses

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Porter Health Care System will host a candlelight vigil at 6:30 p.m. tonight on the front lawn of Porter Regional Hospital,…

May 06, 2014 12:00 am

Elite gymnastics champion Dianne Durhan joins GTC staff

Elite gymnastics champion Dianne Durhan joins GTC staff

LIBERTY TWP. | Dianne Durham didn't have posters of Nadia Comaneci or Olga Korbut gracing her bedroom walls.

April 25, 2014 5:00 pm

Inserted cardiac monitor replaces cumbersome traditional equipment

Inserted cardiac monitor replaces cumbersome traditional equipment

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A cardiac monitoring device about one-third the size of a AAA battery is available locally, helping cardiologists diagnose …

April 24, 2014 4:00 pm

Money stolen from church during Holy Week service

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Church employees returning from a Tuesday morning service discovered someone took offering money and personal cash from the…

April 16, 2014 4:00 pm

Porter Regional Hospital recognizes organ donors

Porter Regional Hospital recognizes organ donors

VALPARAISO | Rhonda Berger's 19-year-old daughter, Jennifer Spurgeon, died in an apartment fire five years ago.

April 15, 2014 5:28 pm Photos

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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

Bus leaves road, comes to rest in ditch

Bus leaves road, comes to rest in ditch

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A school bus slipped off the road and landed on its side in a ditch Monday afternoon.

April 14, 2014 5:34 pm Photos

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2 boys struck by pickup; man, 20, charged with DUI counts

2 boys struck by pickup; man, 20, charged with DUI  counts

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Two 14-year-old boys were injured, one seriously, when they were struck by a drunken driver Monday night, according to Port…

April 01, 2014 6:15 pm

Teachers, students ham it up for new reading program

Teachers, students ham it up for new reading program

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Students at Liberty Elementary School walked through the doors into the gymnasium for an assembly on Friday morning and gas…

March 21, 2014 7:15 pm Photos

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Man taken to hospital for commitment

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A 22-year-old Valparaiso man was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after acting erratically and fighting with police officers.

February 19, 2014 2:21 pm

DNR takes over investigation of skull found in Porter County

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | State preservation officials have taken over the investigation of the origin of a skull found Monday by workers installing …

January 21, 2014 4:14 pm

Police investigate human skull found in Porter County

Police investigate human skull found in Porter County

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A forensic anthropologist will help investigate the case of a human skull that was found Monday by construction workers.

January 20, 2014 5:00 pm

Man ejected across Ind. 49 in weather-related accident

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A 67-year-old man was seriously injured Thursday morning after he crashed his pickup truck and was ejected across the north…

January 16, 2014 12:05 pm

Fire damages Liberty Township home

Fire damages Liberty Township home

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Firefighters from several area departments were called Thursday morning to a residential fire at 245 Papillon Drive.

January 09, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Porter County deputy performs life-saving CPR on baby

Porter County deputy performs life-saving CPR on baby

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | A 4-week-old baby girl is alive thanks to a Porter County sheriff's deputy who performed CPR when the girl stopped breathing.

December 23, 2013 6:00 pm Photos

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Top sellers at Liberty

Top sellers at Liberty

December 04, 2013 12:00 am

Winter Lights Festival dazzles

Winter Lights Festival dazzles

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | The winter holidays kicked off early at Sunset Hill Farm on Saturday for the Porter County Parks annual Winter Lights Festi…

November 16, 2013 8:30 pm Photos

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Coast-to-Coast Bully Walk promotes positives of pit bulls

Coast-to-Coast Bully Walk promotes positives of pit bulls

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Pit bulls ruled at the Coast-to-Coast Bully Walk at Sunset Hill Farm County Park on Saturday.

October 26, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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Drug-Free Workplace Symposium set for Oct. 30

PORTER COUNTY | EMPOWER Porter County will hold a program to help local employers deal with the issue of drug use in the workplace.

October 17, 2013 7:00 pm

Shutdown prompts quick clean up of Shirley Heinze property

Shutdown prompts quick clean up of Shirley Heinze property

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | The government shutdown prompted an army of volunteers to descend Wednesday on the Shirley Heinze Land Trust Meadowbrook Co…

October 09, 2013 7:45 pm Photos

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Duneland holds hearings on budget plan

CHESTERTON | The Duneland School Board held three public hearings on the 2014 budget plan providing an opportunity for input from the public.

September 25, 2013 8:45 pm

2 arrested, charged with theft from Mink Lake campground

2 arrested, charged with theft from Mink Lake campground

LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | Two South Haven men were arrested after police said they took, then returned, items from the Mink Lake Campground, 658 N. C…

September 20, 2013 4:53 pm Photos

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Learning about the ecosystems

Learning about the ecosystems

September 16, 2013 12:00 pm


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