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Dean Boersma, left, of Crete, William Copelin, center, of Schererville, and Copelin's fiance, Lisa Hartline, pulled a woman from her car Monday after it drove into this roadside pond in the 6900 block of West 109th Ave., just west of Crown Point. The three were at Hartline's family business,…

August 18, 2014 6:17 pm
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Tire marks are shown where a woman drove into a roadside pond in the 6900 block of West 109th Ave., just west of Crown Point.

August 18, 2014 6:17 pm
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A fence was broken when a woman drove into this roadside pond in the 6900 block of West 109th Ave., just west of Crown Point.

August 18, 2014 6:17 pm

Motorcyclist hurt in Chesterton accident

CHESTERTON | A motorcyclist was hurt Wednesday in an accident at Calumet Road and Indian Boundary Road.

August 14, 2014 5:16 pm

Canadian woman dies after crash on Kingery Expressway

LANSING | A Canadian woman died Tuesday after the car she was riding in was struck by a semi during heavy rain on eastbound Interstate 80/94 near the Indiana state line, Illinois State Police said.

August 12, 2014 4:49 pm
Two injured in Borman rollover

Two injured in Borman rollover

HAMMOND | A rush hour rollover crash on the Borman Expressway Monday morning sent two people to a local hospital.

July 28, 2014 6:45 pm

Chesterton man arrested after causing early morning crash

PORTAGE | A Chesterton man was arrested early Thursday morning after police said he was driving drunk and caused a crash.

July 24, 2014 9:25 am
Truck loses 7,000-pound water pump on I-94

Truck loses 7,000-pound water pump on I-94

A pickup driver lost control of his vehicle on eastbound Interstate 94 near Portage Wednesday morning, dropping a 7,000-pound high pressure water pump on the expressway.

July 16, 2014 9:16 am Photos

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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 worked to remove a BP firetruck from a ditch there.

July 08, 2014 6:05 pm Photos

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Woman seriously injured, may have fallen down stairs last week

LAPORTE | A LaPorte woman was seriously injured after apparently falling down the stairs helpless to get off her basement floor for several days.

July 08, 2014 1:33 pm
Community rallies around Lansing boy injured in bicycle accident

Community rallies around Lansing boy injured in bicycle accident

Last month, 8-year-old Cody Ziemkowski, of Lansing, was taking a bike ride with his father, Kevin. As they passed the skate park on Chicago Avenue, Cody asked to stop and was taking it slow going down a small ramp when he went off the edge of the ramp and fell off his bike. He wasn’t wearing…

July 04, 2014 12:00 am
Community rallies around Lansing boy injured in bicycle accident

Community rallies around Lansing boy injured in bicycle accident

Cody Ziemkowski, right, of Lansing, plays Minecraft on a tablet with Jack Williams at a Minecraft Party Fundraiser. The event raised money for Ziemkowski's medical bills after he fractured his skull and neck in a bicycle injury.

July 04, 2014 12:00 am

Hot water heater malfunction temporarily closes St. John library

ST. JOHN | A burst valve on a hot water heater Sunday flooded a back room at the St. John branch of the Lake County Public Library, forcing its closure on Monday.

June 30, 2014 11:10 am
I-65 crash ends in fiery car, semi blaze

I-65 crash ends in fiery car, semi blaze

FAIR OAKS | A trailer and a passenger vehicle were destroyed in a fiery crash on northbound Interstate 65 near Fair Oaks early Friday, police said.

June 27, 2014 9:27 am

Motorcyclist injured in crash with semi in Portage

PORTAGE | A 47-year-old man was injured Friday night when his motorcycle collided with a semi tractor-trailer on Interstate 94, police said.

June 23, 2014 1:42 pm

Crash closes lane of southbound I-65

CROWN POINT | No serious injuries were reported in a rollover crash about 2:30 p.m. Thursday on southbound Interstate 65 near U.S. 231, police said.

June 19, 2014 4:15 pm

Crash on motorcycle kills Cedar Lake resident, 34

CEDAR LAKE | A Cedar Lake man died as a result of a motorcycle crash Friday.

June 14, 2014 10:06 pm

Lawsuit likely to be filed against day care

MICHIGAN CITY | The mother of a boy who accidentally hanged himself at Tricia's Playhouse day care in Michigan City has hired a law firm to look into the tragedy. 

June 13, 2014 8:15 pm
OFFBEAT: Valparaiso actress and stage story relate for 'Mill Fire,' now in final week

OFFBEAT: Valparaiso actress and stage story relate for 'Mill Fire,' now in final week

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

June 02, 2014 12:00 am

Gary officer crashes squad into pole

GARY | A Gary police officer drove his squad car into a pole Thursday morning while trying to avoid an accident, police said.

May 30, 2014 9:54 am
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