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Olson won't seek another term as C.P. clerk-treasurer

Olson won't seek another term as C.P. clerk-treasurer

CROWN POINT | Clerk-Treasurer Patti Olson said Monday she will not seek election to a fourth term.

September 29, 2014 6:45 pm

Zoeller wants new tools to halt theft of public funds

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Public Integrity Coalition, led by Attorney General Greg Zoeller, wants state lawmakers to approve new tools to crack down on theft and corruption by local government officials.

September 26, 2014 11:08 am

Hackers make attempt to steal Portage city funds

PORTAGE | Security measures put in place by Portage prevented hackers from stealing nearly $100,000 in city funds last week.

July 08, 2014 1:15 pm

St. John clerk-treasurer sues Town Council

CROWN POINT | A Lake County judge Thursday urged warring St. John town officials to resolve their differences before taxpayers get a big legal bill.

November 21, 2013 8:00 pm

Early retirements of city employees net savings

PORTAGE | The buyouts of seven city employees last year has netted the city savings.

July 03, 2013 7:47 pm

Snedecor: Hobart remains fiscally sound despite lean buget

HOBART | Mayor Brian Snedecor's State of the City address highlighted the city's ability to remain fiscally sound despite a lean budget.

March 12, 2013 6:35 pm

Portage seeks to reset capital development tax rate

PORTAGE | The City Council will consider resetting the tax rate for the cumulative capital development fund.

February 09, 2013 7:00 pm

Lake Station city judge has supervisory rights returned after court ruling

LAKE STATION | City Judge Chris Anderson had his supervisory rights and court budget permanently returned to him following a court order issued Monday.

October 31, 2012 6:00 pm

Hobart's 2013 city budget expected to be a near repeat of this year

HOBART | The city's proposed 2013 budget and expected $2 million in cuts is a near repeat of last year's process, Clerk-Treasurer Deborah Longer said.

August 24, 2012 12:00 am

Hobart councilman suggests municipalities file suit against anti-nepotism law

HOBART | City Council members unanimously approved a state-mandated nepotism policy last week, but they made it clear they weren't pleased about the order.

June 24, 2012 8:45 pm

Portage clerk works to digitize files

PORTAGE | The City Council Ordinance Committee this week approved a recommendation that the city begin accepting digital signatures for records and documents.

June 23, 2012 8:31 pm

State finds minor glitches in Portage audit

PORTAGE | The Indiana State Board of Accounts audit of the city's books for the last year showed minor glitches regarding bank account reconciliations and paperwork.

June 22, 2012 7:15 pm

Clerk positions restored in Lake Station; firing no factor?

LAKE STATION | The City Council on Wednesday agreed to move two clerk positions back under the supervision of the city's clerk-treasurer.

June 13, 2012 9:35 pm

Portage's financial records now online

PORTAGE | Residents wanting to know where city funds are spent can now find out without taking a trip to City Hall.

May 16, 2012 7:15 pm

Portage budget remains in crisis

PORTAGE | The city's 2012 budget isn't looking any better.

April 07, 2012 10:00 pm

Clerk-treasurer employees to receive longevity pay

PORTAGE | The six full-time employees in the city's clerk-treasurer's office will begin receiving longevity pay.

April 05, 2012 12:00 am

Griffith gets new clerk-treasurer

GRIFFITH | A Town Council member is trading his seat for the clerk-treasurer's chair.

March 05, 2012 10:00 pm

City official looking to store records

PORTAGE | The Board of Works on Monday approved a contract with Diversified Research and Development of Portage to store documents for the clerk-treasurer's office.

February 28, 2012 12:00 am
Stidham wins Portage clerk's race

Stidham wins Portage clerk's race

PORTAGE | Democrat Chris Stidham will be Portage's next clerk-treasurer.

November 09, 2011 12:00 am Photos


Incumbent Reno claims clerk-treasurer race in New Chicago

NEW CHICAGO | Incumbent Clerk-Treasurer Lori Reno on Tuesday defeated Independent challenger Philip O'Quinn by a three-to-one margin.

November 08, 2011 10:15 pm
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