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James Wieser

James Wieser

James Wieser

James Wieser

April 07, 2014 10:23 am

Did county wait too long for E-911 deals?

CROWN POINT | Lake County officials are debating whether they have time to shop for the lowest price on what could be one of the largest electronics purchases in county government history.

June 02, 2013 12:00 am

Election officials dismiss 2011 Lake Central referendum complaint

CROWN POINT | The Lake County elections board voted Tuesday to dismiss the final complaint that a successful 2011 campaign to raise taxes for new Lake Central school construction violated state election laws.

January 15, 2013 2:30 pm

Drainage Board tackles collapsed culvert on Spring Ditch

CROWN POINT | The Lake County Drainage Board on Wednesday declared an emergency situation involving a collapsed culvert along the Spring Street Ditch that’s threatening Joliet Street in downtown Schererville.

December 19, 2012 6:09 pm

Lake election board: More election official training needed

CROWN POINT | Polling place officials need more education for future elections, the Lake County Board of Election and Registration determined Tuesday.

December 18, 2012 8:13 pm

Lake commissioner appeals ban on Lowell area quarry vote

CROWN POINT | Lake County Commissioner Gerry Scheub is appealing a recent court order preventing him from having a vote regarding a proposed quarry near Lowell.

December 03, 2012 8:06 pm

C.P. zoning board, sign company settle lawsuit

CROWN POINT | Both sides have agreed to a settlement in a lawsuit involving the installation of two billboards on the city's east side.

February 29, 2012 8:00 pm

Rodriguez withdraws E.C. recount challenge

CROWN POINT | An East Chicago City Council candidate is no longer contesting his loss in the May 3 Democratic primary.

June 07, 2011 4:45 pm

Janiec to appeals court: Count me in or election doesn't count

HAMMOND | Lawyers for Republican George Janiec are asking the Indiana Court of Appeals to cancel and rerun the May 3 Hammond mayoral primary if Janiec isn't part of it.

April 20, 2011 6:46 pm

Judge takes up question of Janiec's mayoral candidacy

HAMMOND | Lake Superior Court Judge Jesse Villalpando promised a decision next week on whether George Janiec, or any other nonpartisan school board member, is banned from political campaigning.

March 24, 2011 7:45 pm

Judge keeps candidate out of Gary mayor's race

CROWN POINT | A Gary Democrat has lost his bid to remain on the May 3 ballot as a Gary mayoral candidate.

March 17, 2011 7:15 pm

Gary mayoral candidate's rejection upheld

CROWN POINT | The Lake County elections board voted Monday to uphold its decision last week to remove Latanza Johnson from the May 3 Democratic Gary mayoral primary.

March 14, 2011 5:30 pm

Quarry attorney: Opponent's information misleading

LOWELL | An attorney representing Singleton Stone Quarry LLC disputes a Lowell community activist's claims that quarry officials had underestimated the number of wells that would be affected by the facility's construction.

December 15, 2010 12:00 am

2 allied with quarry foes, lawyer says

LOWELL | A critic is accusing two Lake County officials of toying with a conflict of interest when they publicly took sides against building a proposed limestone quarry east of here.

December 12, 2010 12:00 am
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