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Police: Woman tried attacking relative in wheelchair

Police: Woman tried attacking relative in wheelchair

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | A Washington Township woman was arrested Sunday after lunging with a knife at a relative in a wheelchair and fighting with officers.

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Hobart leaders tell residents to weigh in on dog park

Hobart leaders tell residents to weigh in on dog park

HOBART | Conversations about the location of the city’s first dog park look to extend into next month.

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Feds: Woman who disappeared with Gary biker gang leader dead

Feds: Woman who disappeared with Gary biker gang leader dead

A Crown Point woman who disappeared with the leader of the Outlaws motorcycle gang when he went on the run from the law 17 years ago died fleeing authorities who captured him last week, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Marshals Service said early Monday.

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Frisbee golf course volunteer developers issue concerns

PORTAGE | Volunteer developers of a disc golf course at Countryside Park are raising concerns about a trail being constructed at the park they fear may interfere with the game.

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Aunt: Victim had just moved to region

Aunt: Victim had just moved to region

Afrika Hardy was a tough kid with a rough background who moved back to the Chicago area to find work but instead met her demise in a Hammond motel, her aunt said Monday.

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Suspect in killings had history of violence against women

Suspect in killings had history of violence against women

The last time Gary officers encountered Darren D. Vann — in 2004 — he had poured gasoline over himself and threatened to set himself on fire.

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Lake sheriff cleans house at animal shelter

CROWN POINT | The Lake County sheriff has installed a new management and staff at his animal adoption and control center.

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FBI reviews Hammond traffic stop, unreasonable force allegations

HAMMOND | Region FBI agents are reviewing the recent Hammond police traffic stop that led to allegations of unreasonable force.

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First Canadian National Rail green barrier in place

DYER | Phase One of the CN Rail green barrier project is in place.

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Grand Cal partners tour river restoration work

Grand Cal partners tour river restoration work

EAST CHICAGO | East Chicago City Planner Richard Morrisroe's son once thought if he fell out of a canoe on the Grand Calumet River, he'd be a goner.

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Police: Panhandler fails to heed warning, is arrested

Police: Panhandler fails to heed warning, is arrested

CHESTERTON | A Michigan City man was arrested Saturday morning after police spotted him panhandling at a busy intersection.

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Bids to be opened on schedule for proposed learning center

CROWN POINT | Bids are scheduled to be opened Tuesday for construction of a school learning center on a site not yet properly zoned for the project.

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Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong U.S. hiring

WASHINGTON | U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.

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Lake Federal Bank to launch mobile banking

Lake Federal Bank to launch mobile banking

HAMMOND | A bank that started in Hammond's Hessville neighborhood 57 years ago has added branches in Highland, St. John and, later this week, on its customers' phones.

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Newest DNR poster tells of Calumet rivers

Newest DNR poster tells of Calumet rivers

PORTAGE | The latest in a series of Indiana Department of Natural Resources posters celebrates both the Grand and Little Calumet rivers.

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Gas prices dip below $3 a gallon

Gas prices dip below $3 a gallon

You don't need to drive a DeLorean like in "Back to the Future" to enjoy retro gas prices.

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Disney characters will come to life at VHS performance Wednesday

Disney characters will come to life at VHS performance Wednesday

VALPARAISO | Disney characters will join the Valparaiso High School band Wednesday night for a free concert featuring music from Walt Disney films.

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Not so fast cordcutters -- cable's not going anywhere

NEW YORK | Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tired of paying big fees for hundreds of channels they never watch just to have access to a …

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Valpo employees food drive coming Nov. 3-8

VALPARAISO | The city employees' annual food drive will be held Nov. 3-8 and will include a Pitch In Party Nov. 8 at Martini's Restaurant.

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