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Valpo sailor went head to head in Korean War

Valpo sailor went head to head in Korean War

Sailor Wray Loney, of Valparaiso, spent most of his time in the head during the Korean War. But then, that was his job.

July 27, 2014 7:30 pm Video Photos

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Rail tsunami could swamp NWI in coming decades

Rail tsunami could swamp NWI in coming decades

En route to a medical call, emergency vehicles are forced to wait for a passing freight train on Kennedy Avenue in Schererville. The widening of the Panama Canal along with an improving economy is expected to swamp Northwest Indiana with freight trains in the next decade.

February 27, 2011 12:00 am
Rail tsunami could swamp NWI in coming decades

Rail tsunami could swamp NWI in coming decades

Developments in far off lands could have a big impact on everyone's drive to work in Northwest Indiana, with the number of freight trains lumbering through the region expected to double by 2035.

February 27, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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South Holland woman celebrates 107th birthday

South Holland woman celebrates 107th birthday

SOUTH HOLLAND | The year Jennie Van Der Aa was born, President Theodore Roosevelt won re-election, Henry Ford set a new land speed record and construction began on the Panama Canal.

January 16, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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