HOBART | Interim Fire Chief Brian Kerr has stepped down from the position he's held for little more than three months.
HOBART | A 29-year-old Hobart man rode his mountain bike while committing home burglaries, police said.
HOBART | Mayor Brian Snedecor said he doesn't expect to name a new fire chief until an ongoing review of the Fire Department is completed.
HOBART | Hobart Mayor Brian Snedecor swore in two new police officers Monday, including the city's former fire chief.
HOBART | The transfer of Fire Chief Brian Taylor to the Police Department isn't that unusual, Police Chief Rick Zormier said.
HOBART | Fire Chief Brian Taylor will be retiring from the Hobart Fire Department effective June 30 and heading immediately to a different branch of public service, city officials announced Tuesday.
CROWN POINT | Before Lake County can merge the emergency networks of its 17 municipalities, everyone has to agree on a vendor.
ST. JOHN | Efforts to open a clear line of communication among Lake County's police and firefighters were troubled by static over government policy Wednesday.
HOBART | Two Hobart firefighters were honored with awards of excellence at the recent Board of Public Works meeting.
HOBART | Harrison Smith, 13, took a break while shooting hoops with friends at the gym inside the Police, Court and Community Center.
Jacob Lynch, 14, Hobart police Detective Steve Houck and Hobart Fire Chief Brian Taylor watch as 15-year-old Jared Humphrey comes in for a layup Tuesday during a pickup basketball game at the Police, Court and Community Center. The Police Department started a trial after-school program to gi…
Jared Humphrey, 15, executes a jump shot over Hobart Fire Chief Brian Taylor on Tuesday during a pickup basketball game at the Police, Court and Community Center.
ST. JOHN | The county's municipal police and fire chiefs were surprised Thursday to learn Lake officials are pushing cities and towns to make a $5.8 million commitment to get a consolidated E-911 emergency communications center up and running months sooner than first anticipated.
CROWN POINT | Lake County Commissioner Gerry Scheub, D-Crown Point, said E-911 communications were flowing with little disruption Friday after the departure of the county's director.
HOBART | The Fire Department's top brass is top heavy, Fire Chief Brian Taylor told city officials.
CROWN POINT | The Lake County Council put the E-911 merger on hold Tuesday until its staffs can estimate how much a unified emergency communications system would cost the county and where to find the money.
HOBART | City officials are exploring the possibility of privatizing Hobart's emergency medical services, said City Councilman David Vinzant, D-5th.
HOBART | The Fire Department's former fire prevention director will have to wait a few more days to find out if he gets his job back.
HOBART | Veteran firefighter Lt. Brian Kerr, who was recently named assistant fire chief, is following in his dad's footsteps.
HOBART | The cause and origin of a Christmas Eve house fire that left a family homeless remains under investigation, Fire Chief Brian Taylor said.
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