Kevin Higdon set a Boston Marathon world record with his father and nearly made the U.S. Olympic team. The near lifelong Michigan City resident also set Big Ten cross country records at Indiana University.
PORTAGE | A Portage woman found dead in her estranged husband's Knox home last week went there because he told her he was sick, her sister said.
CROWN POINT | Officials involved in the investigation of a Starke County homicide suspect who shot himself on Interstate 65 after a police chase Friday afternoon shared little information on the probe Saturday.
CROWN POINT | A homicide suspect was airlifted to a Chicago-area trauma center Friday after suffering a self-inflicted gunshot wound following a multicounty police chase that ended on an I-65 ramp, police said.
VALPARAISO | A Valparaiso-based federally qualified health center will receive more than $1.3 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
FLOSSMOOR | Dr. David Smith, an orthopedic surgeon on staff at the Advanced Orthopedic Institute at Ingalls, will host a lunch discussion at noon April 23 at Ingalls Family Care Center, 19550 Governors Highway.
GARY | Nearly 70 Northwest Indiana students from Gary, East Chicago, Hammond, Knox and Michigan City participated at the Regional Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) Career Development Conference last month at Indiana University Northwest in Gary.
KNOX | Indiana University Health Starke Hospital named Craig Felty as its new president.
KNOX | MDwise, in partnership with Indiana University Health Starke Hospital, will host a free event to discuss the impact of the Affordable Care Act and the health insurance marketplace on Hoosiers.
KNOX | Craig Felty has been named interim administrator of Indiana University Health Starke Hospital, as Linda Satkoski prepares for retirement.
The United Way Retired & Senior Volunteer Program of Lake, LaPorte and Starke counties is hosting a food drive through Wednesday. Residents are encouraged to participate by donating canned or nonperishable items to benefit two food pantries, both United Way RSVP stations where RSVP volun…
MERRILLVILLE | Andrean senior quarterback Matt DeSomer donned jersey No. 30 of injured teammate David Graham in Friday’s lopsided 58-6 victory over an outmanned Knox at Father Eckert Field in a Class 3A Sectional 25 opener.
A new healthy lifestyle program called Droptober is encouraging Americans to lose 5 pounds this month while helping the children's charity Variety.
The former president of Indiana University Health Starke Hospital is returning to the job in an interim capacity.
CHESTERTON | Fitness activities, music, fun and fashion will highlight Family Health/Cancer Awareness Day on Sunday at Indiana Dunes State Park.
As his name implies, Kenny Lone Eagle is a Native American. You know, the people we used to call Indians and whose butts John Wayne kicked in all those movies.
EAST CHICAGO | A health clinic that will provide care to uninsured and underinsured people is scheduled to open June 1 at 100 W. Chicago Ave.
MICHIGAN CITY | A MAMMOthon program, consisting of digital mammogram screenings, free chair massages and giveaways, will take place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at Franciscan St. Margaret Health hospital in Dyer, 24 Joliet St. (U.S. 30).
KNOX | WorkOne announced its Access Point at the Schricker Main Library, 152 W. Culver Road, will be available during normal library hours beginning April 15.
CALUMET CITY | Free teeth cleanings, discounted immunizations and more will be offered Saturday and Sunday when River Oaks Center hosts a health fair in conjunction with Chiro One Wellness.
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