Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a new study said.
CROWN POINT | Northwest Indiana could be in line for millions of dollars in U.S. Commerce Department grants for new development in the area.
LAPORTE COUNTY | A man asleep at the wheel nearly struck an oncoming motorist while he unknowingly rolled across a highway between Michigan City and LaPorte.
Lake County government is now alone in declining to pay for ethics training for employees. That's shameful. Porter and LaPorte counties have already committed to joining the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission.
The first April snow in the Chicago region in three years is expected to fall by the Monday evening rush.
WESTVILLE | Purdue University North Central invites prospective students to Enrollment Day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 23.
MICHIGAN CITY | South Shore Arts will host its April Chamber Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Lubeznik Center for the Arts, 101 W. Second St., Michigan City.
LAPORTE | A former college football star and record-setting weight lifter turned minister will visit LaPorte to try to steer children onto the right path in life.
GARY | Four Indiana University Northwest students were honored last week with the Women Helping Women: Honoring Student Volunteer Leadership award by the Women’s Philanthropy Council at Indiana University.
LAPORTE COUNTY | LaPorte County police are investigating suspicions that alcohol was involved in a single-vehicle crash that left six people hospitalized. The driver, Ashton Harradon, 23, of LaPorte, was listed in serious condition Monday at Memorial Hospital in South Bend, according to hosp…
We're tracking homicides around the Region in 2014.
LAPORTE | A man found a day after being hit by an Amtrak train told police he didn't seek medical treatment, choosing to try and drink away the pain.
The LaPorte County Council is struggling with how to provide bus service for the elderly and infirm, now that the LaPorte County Council on Aging's severe funding issues have become an emergency. That's only a brief snapshot of a bigger picture.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Federal Emergency Management Agency has rejected Gov. Mike Pence's request for funds to cover a portion of the snow removal and public safety expenses incurred by 49 Indiana counties — including Lake, LaPorte, Newton and Jasper — during the Jan. 5-9 severe winter storm.
Police in LaPorte County cite cooperation between agencies as the reason crime rates were down in 2013.
PORTAGE | A Missouri man wanted on three warrants for dealing cocaine by LaPorte County officials was arrested after a SWAT team raid on a local home early Sunday morning.
ROLLING PRAIRIE | Share Foundation is a not-for-profit 503(c)(3) organization that serves the residential, vocational, spiritual and social needs of mentally challenged/other-abled adults.
LAPORTE | A LaPorte County official has been reprimanded for dispersing campaign material at her office for a candidate running against a current elected officeholder.
Monday's deadline for acquiring health insurance is fast approaching and persons still in need of coverage can learn what’s available and enroll through a program offered by Franciscan Alliance. Representatives of MDwise Hoosier Alliance insurance provider offer free information on coverage …
The newest report about Indiana's health outcomes shows mixed results in the northwest corner of the state.
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