Many area schools delayed the start of classes Thursday due to dangerously cold temperatures and wind chills.
Several school districts in Northwest Indiana issued a two-hour delay for Thursday morning in anticipation of wind chills that are expected to dip below zero.
The region recorded the lowest temperatures in early December in years Tuesday, and forecasters said it is only going to get worse Wednesday.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence's proposal to eliminate the business personal property tax has received a frosty reception from the top elected officials in LaPorte County.
Lake County Surveyor George Van Til has signed a guilty plea, saving the taxpayers the cost of a trial and prompting yet another discussion about ethics in government and government reform.
Leaders of food banks serving Northwest Indiana and the Chicago area are reporting more people lining up since the 2009 boost in food stamps expired this month.
Forecasters say the lake-effect snow predicted for Porter County will not be as bad as originally thought, but are warning that the conditions may still impact holiday travel.
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Lake-effect snow could hamper Thanksgiving travel plans in the region, with more than 6 inches of accumulation possible in Porter County and up to a foot expected in LaPorte County.
Just outside downtown Valparaiso, Steve sits in the living room of the Respite House and names more than a handful of his close friends and acquaintances who all died from heroin overdoses in the past few years.
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…
KINGSBURY | Some residents are raising a stink over a plant where chickens and pigs are slaughtered in Kingsbury.
INDIANAPOLIS | A Northwest Indiana lawmaker will hold considerable sway in deciding the future of state laws on gaming, alcohol, abortion, guns and other controversial issues.
INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Ogden Dunes, was honored as a "Small Business Champion" Monday by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.
Fewer than 5,000 NIPSCO customers remained without power in Northwest Indiana on Monday night after a day of deadly storms in the Midwest.
MICHIGAN CITY | Wearing his trademark red sneakers, Garrison Keillor parted the curtains Sunday night and appeared onstage at the Purdue University North Central Sinai Forum at Michigan City High School.
HAMMOND | A Michigan City woman admits to her role in a scheme to stage phony car accidents in the region in order to collect insurance payouts, court records filed Friday show.
LAPORTE | LaPorte County is quickly becoming a sought after venue for sporting events. From professional boat races to amateur softball tournaments, Visit Michigan City LaPorte Convention & Visitors Bureau is at the forefront in the growing sports tourism business, hosting hundreds of sp…
Most of the region was spared the worst of the problems created by an early snowfall, but portions of LaPorte County have recorded as much as 9 inches of lake-effect snow and it isn't over yet.
Porter and LaPorte counties are bracing for as much as 7 inches of snow overnight.
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