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WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | Kara Krause, 10, grinned nonstop after her 2-year-old rooster, Feisty, won the rooster-crowing competition with 51 crows in half an hour.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso Firefighters Local 1124 will host its annual Picnic with the Firemen Thursday at ValPlayso.
Firefighters from Porter County showed off their skills Thursday night in the Porter County Fair’s first Firefighter Challenge.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | Kendall Schoon and her cousins, Austin Owens and Blake Owens, made winning in the Porter County Fair livestock arena a family affair this year.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | High divers battled with wind Wednesday at the Porter County Fairgrounds, plummeting toward their 9.5-foot-deep pool from as high as 85 feet.
VALPARAISO | Former space shuttle astronaut Jerry Ross returned to Northwest Indiana this week to get high school and college students pumped up about a career in a science or a math-related field.
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | Caring for a horse is like having a part-time job. The horses need to be groomed and fed, and their stalls must be shoveled out daily.
VALPARAISO | Hand-made candles, jewelry and presentation posters represent just a few of the 4-H projects that lined the shelves and walls of the Exhibit Hall at the Porter County Fairgrounds.
VALPARAISO | The engine on the World War II B-17 Flying Fortress rumbled like a passing freight train as it prepared to take off at the Porter County Regional Airport Monday afternoon. Inside, people sat on the floor while the airplane shook around them.
VALPARAISO | The scent of garlic and soy sauce wafted through the upper level of Harre Student Union Building at Valparaiso University Thursday afternoon. Students at the annual Summer Chinese Immersion camp were making dumplings.
VALPARAISO | The midway at the Porter County Fair is lined with vendors of all sorts: food, jewelry, the Lions Club. The midway is also lined with people, and while fairgoers search out their next source of entertainment, the vendors look on.
VALPARAISO | Fourteen young women displayed poise and grace on the stage Thursday night in the 2014 Miss Porter County Fair Queen Pageant. But just one took home the crown.
VALPARAISO | Carnival games, 4-H exhibits and fried food. It's fair time.
VALPARAISO | A chain saw whirred and sawdust flew Thursday as a raccoon took shape from a hunk of a tree.
VALPARAISO | Six local charities will receive funds from Mayor Jon Costas' 10th annual charity event.
VALPARAISO | "I think I'm having a heart attack."
INDIANAPOLIS | Porter County resident Tim Reed received the Sagamore of the Wabash from Gov. Mike Pence on Wednesday.
VALPARAISO | Ice cream socials, cookouts and police. But it's not what you think.
VALPARAISO | No complainant showed at the Election Board meeting Friday afternoon.
VALPARAISO | Indiana risks losing its waiver for No Child Left Behind and, with it, roughly $200 million in federal education funding.
VALPARAISO | Nine Valparaiso businesses took home Community Improvement Awards Wednesday after the 47th annual awards ceremony.
VALPARAISO | The historic Grand Trunk railroad depot may have made it across the train tracks, but it isn't to its new home yet.
VALPARAISO | Residents in lawn chairs lined Franklin Street on Monday morning to watch history on the move.
VALPARAISO | Emily Seibert, 22, will spend 10 months in Greece for free.
CHESTERTON | It started with lying on the sand, listening to the waves and clearing the mind.
Energy won't be the only thing draining from kids while they play outside this summer.
PORTER | St. Patrick's Parishioners for Life's application to march in Porter's Fourth of July parade was denied following two years of warnings concerning materials being carried and distributed.
KOUTS | High school students from the University of Notre Dame's Summer Scholars program found artifacts at the Collier Lodge in Kouts after two days of digging.
CHESTERTON | Indiana tourism is a multibillion dollar industry, and Carrie Lambert, executive director of Indiana Tourism Association, traveled from Indianapolis to talk about it Wednesday.
VALPARAISO | Nestled in the woods on Moss Lake stands Camp Lawrence, a summer camp for kids ages 7 to 14 that looks like it could be the set of "The Parent Trap."
PORTAGE | Worsening erosion along Salt Creek on the city's north side spurred an emergency meeting Monday of the Utility Services Board.
VALPARAISO | Ty Pennington could be coming to Valparaiso.
HIGHLAND | Muslims around the world begin their month-long holiday, Ramadan, tonight.
VALPARAISO | No one went home empty-handed Wednesday after the Impact Porter County membership dinner.
VALPARAISO | Deep breathing could be heard from around the room as about 30 youth workers learned basic breathing and tai chi movements to help curb their stress.
VALPARAISO | Valparaiso will give local legend Bill Wellman a special 90th birthday celebration Saturday afternoon during the Test Drive and Taste festival.
VALPARAISO | Grieger's Motor Sales has partnered with local restaurants and businesses in downtown Valparaiso to bring Test Drive and Taste, a new festival that celebrates Valparaiso's cultures.
PORTER TOWNSHIP| Thirty kids gathered throughout the day Monday at Boone Grove High School with the same dream: To ride a two-wheeled bike.
UNION TOWNSHIP | Five Ford tractor enthusiasts from England crossed the Atlantic to tour the Midwest to see American farm equipment.
KOUTS | Researchers will continue to peel back the layers of history at Kankakee Valley Historical Society's Collier Lodge this summer.
VALPARAISO | The sun peeked through the clouds just in time for the Grand Trunk Railroad Depot groundbreaking Friday at the Porter County Career and Technical Center.
VALPARAISO | Kenyan children will get a surprise this July when members of Calvary Church arrive with an entire playground set in tow.
WESTVILLE | Jeremy Wier was first and foremost a family man.
VALPARAISO | State Rep. Ed Soliday and Sen. Ed Charbonneau surprised Larry McAfee with the Sagamore of the Wabash award last night at the Porter County Community Foundation's annual celebration.
KOUTS | More than a decade after progress doomed a 1920s Kankakee River bridge in Lake County, the Kankakee Valley Historical Society will give the bridge new life.
VALPARAISO | President Barack Obama has appointed Valparaiso attorney Ann Kenis to a Presidential Emergency Board to arbitrate a transportation dispute in Philadelphia.
UNION TOWNSHIP | Each summer, roughly 100 University of Texas students embark on the Texas 4000, the longest annual charity bicycle ride.
VALPARAISO | The American Association of Law Libraries awarded Sarah Holterhoff of Valparaiso University the 2014 Robert L. Oakley Advocacy Award.
VALPARAISO | Teens scurried to cover up a drinking party Friday night when police arrived at 406 Institute St. after receiving a tip from the Tip 411 system.
VALPARAISO | People dressed head to toe in white will carry their picnic baskets into Taltree Arboretum and Gardens on June 28 for this year's gala, Picnic en Blanc.
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