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Gaming study may be last chance to save casino industry

Gaming study may be last chance to save casino industry

INDIANAPOLIS | The fate of Indiana's gaming industry and the 14,000 Hoosiers it employs may hinge on decisions made this summer by a small group of state lawmakers.

July 19, 2014 7:00 pm Related

Lake Station man dies after motorcycle crash on Borman

HAMMOND | A 33-year-old Lake Station man died late Tuesday night after a single-vehicle motorcycle accident on the Borman Expressway.

July 09, 2014 8:40 pm

Man airlifted after crash late Tuesday on eastbound I-80/94

HAMMOND | A man was airlifted late Tuesday after crashing a motorcycle as he entered eastbound Interstate 80/94 from Kennedy Avenue, police said.

July 08, 2014 11:15 pm

EDITORIAL: Keep Illiana project moving forward

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn wants to guarantee any Illinois Expressway toll revenue shortfalls will be covered by the state's road fund before any other work is funded. That's his way of sweetening the pot for potential investors and getting the best possible deal.

May 30, 2014 12:00 am

All clear after crash closes right lane of eastbound Borman at I-65

GARY | The right lane of the eastbound Borman Expressway reopened just before 8:30 a.m. at Interstate 65 due after an accident involving a semi and two passenger vehicles closed it, police said.

May 23, 2014 8:30 am

Man dies after motorcycle crash on Borman

HAMMOND | An Indiana man died early Tuesday after a crash involving a motorcycle and a semi on the Borman Expressway near Calumet Avenue.

May 13, 2014 6:41 pm
Truckers pull Gary officer from squad after fiery crash

Truckers pull Gary officer from squad after fiery crash

GARY | A Gary police officer suffered injuries to his leg after his squad car was involved in a fiery crash on the Burr Street overpass over the Borman Expressway Thursday night.

April 25, 2014 10:55 am Photos

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DOUG ROSS: Mayor's vision doesn't stop at city limits

DOUG ROSS: Mayor's vision doesn't stop at city limits

Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson has a lot of challenges within her city. But her vision doesn't stop at the city limits.

April 04, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Ohio man killed in three-vehicle crash on I-65

Ohio man killed in three-vehicle crash on I-65

An Ohio man was killed and three vehicles he was hauling were catapulted off a trailer Tuesday when he rear-ended a semi on Interstate 65 south of the Rensselaer exit, police said.

March 25, 2014 5:20 pm Photos

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DOUG ROSS: Rail, ethics will move region forward

DOUG ROSS: Rail, ethics will move region forward

Two events this week show Northwest Indiana isn't satisfied with the status quo. It's moving forward, and everyone should get on board with these two movements.

March 14, 2014 12:00 am Video Photos

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Semi rollover briefly closes northbound Cline Avenue

Semi rollover briefly closes northbound Cline Avenue

GARY | A semi hauling 73,000 pounds of scrap metal rolled over on the ramp to northbound Cline Avenue from the eastbound Borman Expressway on Tuesday, dumping the load and briefly closing both northbound Cline Avenue lanes.

February 25, 2014 1:57 pm

Eastbound Borman reopens near Grant after serious injury accident

GARY | The eastbound Borman Expressway reopened at the 8.4 mile marker just before Grant Street after a multi-vehicle crash with serious injuries closed all lanes, police said.

February 06, 2014 5:45 am Related
South Holland man killed in Borman accident

South Holland man killed in Borman accident

GARY | A 33-year-old South Holland man was killed in what police believe was an alcohol-related auto accident on the Borman Expressway early Monday.

February 03, 2014 6:23 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Lake County is a big focus of INDOT efforts

GUEST COMMENTARY: Lake County is a big focus of INDOT efforts

I write in response to the Jan. 20 article, “Donnelly tears into state for failure to fix Cline Avenue, calls it shameful.”

January 26, 2014 12:00 am
Freeze settles in, more snow expected

Freeze settles in, more snow expected

Drifting snow and wind chills of 20 to 25 below zero could create problems for Thursday morning commuters. 

January 22, 2014 11:30 pm Photos

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Regional logistics council takes aim at improving transportation crossroads

Regional logistics council takes aim at improving transportation crossroads

According to the latest Annual Highway Report Indiana ranks first in rural interstate pavement condition but 22nd in its overall highway performance and efficiency.

January 12, 2014 6:00 am
Scrap yards enlisted in fight against metal thefts

Scrap yards enlisted in fight against metal thefts

Employees of Metro Recycling monitor scrap metal deliveries nonstop on more than a half dozen computer screens mounted in the company's Griffith plant, while still cameras capture photos of every load of scrap weighed.

December 29, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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EDITORIAL: OK Illiana for safety, congestion relief, jobs

As the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission considers the proposed Illiana Expressway on Thursday, remember they are planners. They must look to the future, not just what's needed now.

December 11, 2013 12:00 am
1 killed, several injured in area wrecks

1 killed, several injured in area wrecks

One person was killed and another was seriously injured after a busy night of police responding to multiple wrecks blamed on snowy, slick pavement.

December 09, 2013 10:38 am
Illiana Expressway FAQ

Illiana Expressway FAQ

It has been decades since a major interstate highway was built in Northwest Indiana. To help show this, The Times asked historian Richard Lytle of the Hammond Public Library to search for images of the Borman Expressway's early years in the library's archives. Much has changed since 1959, wh…

December 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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