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Marc Chase is on assignment

Marc Chase is on assignment

Times columnist and Investigative Editor Marc Chase is on assignment. His column will return next week.

20 hours ago

ANDREA NEAL: Native Americans forced from Hoosier state at gunpoint

ANDREA NEAL: Native Americans forced from Hoosier state at gunpoint

On the morning of Sept. 4, 1838, 859 Potawatomi were forced at gunpoint from their homes in northern Indiana and sent on foot and horseback to…

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William Nangle

WILLIAM NANGLE: Amid all this water, drink in luckiness

WILLIAM NANGLE: Amid all this water, drink in luckiness

Water everywhere. That’s the picture in Northwest Indiana. And yet we take Lake Michigan pretty much for granted.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

WILLIAM NANGLE: Babcock is a top NWI cheerleader

WILLIAM NANGLE: Babcock is a top NWI cheerleader

Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of columns based on interviews with Northwest Indiana leaders.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Doug Ross

DOUG ROSS: World War I letters delivered multiple times

DOUG ROSS: World War I letters delivered multiple times

Carl Strain, of Munster, is writing a book about his family's letters home during World War I, but what the letters say isn't the only interes…

August 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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DOUG ROSS: A new lesson plan for Gary's schools

DOUG ROSS: A new lesson plan for Gary's schools

Gary Community School Corp. doesn't have a state-appointed babysitter, exactly, but it does have an Indiana Department of Education staffer, D…

August 17, 2014 12:00 am

Marc Chase

Marc Chase is on assignment

Marc Chase is on assignment

Times columnist and Investigative Editor Marc Chase is on assignment. His column will return next week.

20 hours ago

MARC CHASE: Pence putting money where his mouth is on adoption

MARC CHASE: Pence putting money where his mouth is on adoption

Sometimes folks with the biggest hearts lack comparably sized pocketbooks.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Rich James

RICH JAMES: Funding formula hurts public schools

RICH JAMES: Funding formula hurts public schools

I had my first encounter with Indiana’s school funding formula while covering the General Assembly in the early 1980s.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

RICH JAMES: Is it time to say bye Bayh?

RICH JAMES: Is it time to say bye Bayh?

There have been two modern-day travesties in Indiana politics. And the state’s ultra-conservative element has been responsible for both of them.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am

Brian Howey

BRIAN HOWEY: Tax cut culture hurts cities, Indiana’s future

BRIAN HOWEY: Tax cut culture hurts cities, Indiana’s future

In the 2008 Indiana gubernatorial campaign, Democratic nominee Jill Long Thompson said she intended to save every Indiana community through wh…

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

BRIAN HOWEY: Our children and their children

BRIAN HOWEY: Our children and their children

Let’s ponder “our children” and “their children.”

August 17, 2014 12:00 am
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