West Creek Township
HAMMOND | Laughter, smiles and tears mingled Sunday during a memorial service for a former Morton High School teacher and his wife who were killed last month.
A Lowell-area man suspected in the local death of his parents last month must first face justice in Minnesota, authorities there said.
LOWELL | The lack of daytime firefighters and the use of paramedics on fire calls is a public safety issue on which town and township officials know they must find common ground.
LOWELL | The Lowell Volunteer Fire Department will have the money needed to equip five new firefighters to address a lack of daytime volunteers.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana House voted 96-0 Monday to approve the first legislative proposal sponsored by new state Rep. Rick Niemeyer, R-Lowell.
LOWELL | After spending time and money nearly two years ago to gauge public support for a fire territory that was rejected by the state, south county towns and townships are considering another try.
WEST CREEK TOWNSHIP | It took 11 fire departments four hours Wednesday to bring a structure fire under control.
LOWELL | The ball is now in the state's court after the Cedar Creek Township Advisory Board and trustee gave the nod Tuesday to the creation of a fire protection territory.
WEST CREEK TOWNSHIP | Impassioned speeches on both sides drew applause Monday as folks in this largely rural area alternately questioned and supported the a fire territory plan that would nearly triple the taxes they pay for ambulance and fire services.
LOWELL | A petition opposing a proposed fire protection territory is being circulated throughout the rural Lowell area as well as Schneider and unincorporated Shelby.
WEST CREEK TWP. | A public hearing on creating a fire protection territory for Lowell and surrounding rural areas will be at 6 p.m. March 21 at the Lowell Middle School, 19250 Cline Ave.
LOWELL | No vote took place Monday, but the idea of a fire protection territory earned a real boost from two Lowell councilman.
LOWELL | Members of the Eagle Creek Township Board have decided not to participate in a proposed self-funding fire territory.
LOWELL | A narrow ditch the Lake County surveyor's office recently channeled through a rural area south of Lowell carries a little winter runoff and a lot of animosity.
CROWN POINT | The Lake County elections board took steps Tuesday to permit residents in newly annexed portions of several suburban communities to vote in the May 3 municipal primary.
CROWN POINT | The Lake County Council says it threw a lariat over a south county rodeo that its neighbors claim was wilder than a bucking bronco.
CROWN POINT | Lake County Assessor-elect Hank Adams said Friday he has sent termination notices to all 11 part-time employees of outgoing Assessor Paul Karras.
WEST CREEK TOWNSHIP | A veteran member of the West Creek Township Board advanced to the Township Trustee job Tuesday night.
Learn more about the candidates for West Creek Township Trustee. (No response received from Harold Mussman Jr.)
Follow The Times
At Wonder Years Learning Center, our age specific programs are…
Questions about the new Health Insurance Marketplace? Attend a FREE seminar where our licensed certified Indiana Navigators will be on hand to discuss all of the options.
Models Open! Tue - Thurs 11am-6pm, Fri 11am-5pm, Sat 10am-5pm. Plus dozens of Ready to Move In homes available.
When you trust your home or business painting needs to Custom …
In Today's Paper
Should your Lake County municipality buy new police and fire radios before the E-911 consolidation is completed?