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Lightning sparks at least one fire; rains bring relief from heat

Lightning sparks at least one fire; rains bring relief from heat

Lightning caused at least one fire Monday afternoon as a line of storms brought rain and cooler temperatures to the region.

August 25, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Supreme Court may consolidate Lake right-to-work cases

Supreme Court may consolidate Lake right-to-work cases

INDIANAPOLIS | Attorney General Greg Zoeller's appeals of two Lake County judicial rulings finding the state's right-to-work law unconstitutional appear likely to be consolidated before the cases are heard by the Indiana Supreme Court.

August 25, 2014 7:00 pm Related
Flooding rains slam region again

Flooding rains slam region again

A strong, slow-moving thunderstorm hit western Lake County on Saturday afternoon, closing U.S. 30 in both directions near U.S. 41 and stranding some motorists in floodwaters.

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Jasper County Fall Festival to kick off Friday

RENSSELAER | The Jasper County Fall Festival will be held Friday through Sunday at the Jasper County Fairgrounds, Ind. 114, two miles east of Interstate 65. The festival offers three days of live entertainment, craft, antique and home décor vendors, food and children’s activities.

August 21, 2014 12:00 am
Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

Laborers For Christ provide more than carpentry skills

DE MOTTE | Nineteen years after Faith Lutheran Church invited Laborers For Christ to build its current DeMotte facility, congregants invited them back this spring to tackle a expansion project. And while the names of the men and women have changed over the years, the Rev. Jared Raebel said h…

August 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 43: Fair Oaks Farms

THE SOUTH SHORE IN 100 OBJECTS, DAY 43: Fair Oaks Farms

It's Northwest Indiana's version of Moo & Oink.

August 17, 2014 8:20 am Photos

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Family calls for criminal charges year after crash kills 7

Family calls for criminal charges year after crash kills 7

It's been a year since Gerald Williams Sr. lost seven of his family members in a fiery crash on Interstate 65 in Jasper County. 

August 15, 2014 7:15 pm Related
Fair Oaks Farms helps set up trade association

Fair Oaks Farms helps set up trade association

A newly formed trade association will help promote agritourism destinations, such as Fair Oaks Farm in Northwest Indiana.

August 12, 2014 12:00 pm
State finds more than 700k inaccurate voter records

State finds more than 700k inaccurate voter records

INDIANAPOLIS | More than 700,000 Hoosier voter registration records are set to be marked "inactive," after a second attempt by Secretary of State Connie Lawson failed to confirm registration data.

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Twins escape from medical problems through dance

Twins escape from medical problems through dance

DEMOTTE | As children grow into adulthood and the pressures of the real world, they often daydream about a simpler time when life was about play and discovery.

August 10, 2014 12:00 am
Water could become Indiana's best lure for business

Water could become Indiana's best lure for business

INDIANAPOLIS | Northwest Indiana is in good shape when it comes to water supplies, but other areas of the state may face shortages in the next half-century without planning and managing Indiana's water resources.

August 08, 2014 4:00 pm Related

Touch of Dutch festival offers live music, parade and car show

DE MOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Touch of Dutch Festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Spencer Park, 112 Carnation St. SE.

August 08, 2014 12:00 am

PUC hosts Stand Down for veterans and their families

GARY | Purdue University Calumet will host its third annual Stand Down from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the Indiana National Guard Limited Army Aviation Support Facility, 6289 Industrial Highway.

August 07, 2014 12:00 am
Indiana Congressman says immigrant kids might have Ebola

Indiana Congressman says immigrant kids might have Ebola

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Ind., suggested Monday that immigrant children from Central America could be carrying the Ebola virus that has killed some 800 people this year in West Africa.

August 04, 2014 8:00 pm Related
Master Gardeners ready with answers at Lake County Fair

Master Gardeners ready with answers at Lake County Fair

CROWN POINT | Several Purdue Master Gardener volunteers will staff a booth between 10 a.m. and 9 p.m. daily through Aug. 10 in the Flower Building near Gate 2 at the Lake County Fair, 889 S. Court St.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am

Touch of Dutch festival seeking vendors

DE MOTTE | The DeMotte Chamber of Commerce is seeking food and craft vendors for the annual Touch of Dutch festival, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 at Spencer Park.

July 23, 2014 12:00 am

Nonprofit youth organizations can apply for IYI grants

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana Youth Institute invites community and faith-based nonprofit organizations in Indiana serving children and youth to apply for assistance to improve their current effectiveness and their capacity to serve in the future.

July 16, 2014 12:00 am
Valley Community Players bring "Joseph" to the stage

Valley Community Players bring "Joseph" to the stage

WHEATFIELD | All the hard work of the dedicated volunteers, cast and crew of a newly-formed community theater will come to fruition this week as the Valley Community Players bring Andrew Lloyd Webber's and Tim Rice's musical "Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" to the stage as its …

July 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Severe thunderstorm watch issued for region

A beach hazards statement remains in effect through Tuesday night for Lake Michigan beaches in Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties.

July 14, 2014 10:39 pm
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