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LAPORTE COUNTY | A Valparaiso man and a Michigan man were charged earlier this month with hunting illegally at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
The proposal to link the Pullman State Historic Site with the Indiana Dunes as a Calumet Heritage Area could promote tourism in the region. It's an idea worth pursuing.
PORTAGE | When the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk opened five years ago, officials knew it would be a success.
If not for George Rogers Clark, we Hoosiers might snack on scones with jam and clotted cream and speak with cockney accents.
The childish snits leading to government shutdown have been filled with plenty of grandstanding — much of it by the very people who caused this embarrassment.
Fifth-graders at John Simatovich Elementary School in Union Township will learn firsthand about Tuesday's federal government shutdown.
The Indiana Dunes Environmental Learning Center's Camp Goodfellow is among the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore sites that have closed Tuesday as a result of the federal government shutdown.
Paul Labovitz has made his living protecting nature for more than 30 years, but his passion for it hasn't waned.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission has approved spending up to $325,000 on repairs and maintenance projects at the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk.
CHICAGO | U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Matteson, and U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk announced Monday the National Park Service has released a study which concludes the Pullman community in Chicago’s South Side has unique historical significance and is worthy of serious consideration as …
MICHIGAN CITY | A month after 6-year-old Nathan Woessner was swallowed by a sinkhole, officials are still trying to figure out why it happened and if it could happen again.
This is my last column for The Times as I end my time at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and retire from the National Park Service.
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's plan to make the beach more accessible at Wabash Avenue in Porter should go forward. It's in keeping with the Marquette Plan objective of making the Lake Michigan shoreline more accessible to everyone.
MICHIGAN CITY | The condition of the Illinois boy who was buried beneath a sand dune last week has improved, according to his doctors.
MICHIGAN CITY | The National Park Service has extended the closure of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore’s Mount Baldy section indefinitely while park employees investigate whether more underground depressions could collapse and endanger visitors to this popular recreation area.
PORTER | The National Park Service is seeking public comment on the draft environmental assessment for the Wabash Avenue/Porter access site at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
Mark Bouman likes to play a little game. "Pretend the state line doesn't exist," the geographer with The Field Museum said. "How does that change the way we look at things?"
PORTER | With the warming weather, many people begin to return to the shores and waters of Lake Michigan to enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities.
PORTAGE | The Linden log cabin has found a new home.
Federal marksmen culled 84 white-tailed deer from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore during a 10-day cull on the east side of the park in March, officials said Friday.
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