The unemployment rates in the region dipped dramatically, while Indiana's unemployment rate dipped slightly in April, according to government data released Friday.
PORTAGE │ A committee of the Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission has approved the agency’s new public participation plan.
When Gerald Werner's great-grandfather settled in the rich farm country of Indiana from his native Germany, he planted the seeds of a heritage that continues to bear fruit.
INDIANAPOLIS | Even as it teeters on the brink of bankruptcy, the U.S. Postal Service often remains the best choice for mailing legal documents — as a LaPorte woman learned Thursday.
The threat of legal action in the ongoing battle between the three Northwest Indiana tourism agencies shows how far out of control this situation has become.
There are no walls, no checkpoints and no border guards asking for residency cards when you pass from Lake County into Porter County. The same can be said when you slip from Porter County into LaPorte County.
Eric Holcomb, chairman of the Indiana Republican Party, and LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo will be the principal speakers at the LaPorte County Republican Party’s Annual Lincoln Day Dinner on May 9.
WESTVILLE | A Westville Correctional Facility officer was arrested and charged with bribery and trafficking Friday after allegedly attempting to bring tobacco products to an inmate there.
WESTVILLE | At least two people were injured in a crash Sunday afternoon on U.S. 421 near Ind. 2, police said.
CROWN POINT | A Michigan City man already serving 20 years for shooting at a couple on Interstate 80/94 was sentenced Wednesday to an additional 50 years in the murder of a teenage friend.
MUNSTER | A report by the American Lung Association released Wednesday gave Northwest Indiana critical grades for its air quality.
INDIANAPOLIS | Northwest Indiana was home to five of Indiana's 40 children who died of abuse or neglect between July 1, 2010 and June 30, 2011, a state report released Monday shows.
HAMMOND | Lakes of the Four Seasons filmmaker Tre Manchester sought to bring the home-front struggles of the Civil War to life in the region debut of his short film Saturday.
HAMMOND | About 50 East Chicago school children received a lesson Friday in the stories of Northwest Indiana men who fought — and in some cases died — in our nation's bloodiest war in history.
Indiana's unemployment rate remained at 8.7 percent in March, halting a recent upward trend, according to government data released Friday.
HAMMOND | LaPorte County does not meet the federal Clean Air Act for ozone pollution, Indiana's top environmental official said Thursday.
LAPORTE | Circuit Court Judge Thomas Alevizos is pleased to announce the second year continuance of a grant from the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute. The purpose of the grant is to continue and expand the Neighborhood Accountability Board (NAB), which is part of LaPorte Circuit Court’s Gr…
LAPORTE COUNTY | Throughout the LaPorte County, at many restaurants, stores and other establishments, R.O.S.E. nomination cards will soon be provided for the patrons to use, explaining the exceptional service that was provided by the front line employee.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled Senate voted 38-12 Tuesday to compel Northwest Indiana residents pay more in vehicle taxes if they want smooth roads to drive on.
LOWELL | Members of the 72nd Indiana State Police Recruit School that graduated Dec. 21 received their patrol cars Monday at the Indiana State Police Museum, located at the Indiana State Police Indianapolis District.
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