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Semi hauling 44,000 lbs of Nutella overturns on Borman, spilling diesel, cops say

LAPORTE COUNTY — A semitrailer carrying 44,000 pounds of Nutella crashed on Interstate 94 late Monday, police say. Read more

Man sought in wake of threats that closed Valparaiso bar; police warn caution

VALPARAISO — Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 25-year-old man suspected of making violent threats on social media that re… Read more

Man strikes vehicle, pushes it out of his way as he flees, police say

PORTAGE — A 75-year-old man was arrested Monday morning after striking another vehicle and then accelerating to push the other car out of t… Read more

Pigeon poops on lawmaker discussing pigeon poop problem

CHICAGO (AP) — A pigeon apparently didn't think much of a lawmaker's ideas to address a messy situation at a Chicago Transit Authority stop… Read more

17-year-old suffers gunshot wound to the head, police say

HAMMOND — A 17-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the head in a homicide early Tuesday, police say. Read more

19th-century Valpo mansion that housed White House Restaurant may fade into memory

For decades, Region residents dined in elegance on dishes like prime rib, roast lamb, quail and shrimp-stuffed trout under the chandelier a… Read more

Indiana, Illinois AGs investigate after fetal remains found

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana's attorney general said Monday that he will work with his Illinois counterpart to investigate what he called the "gr… Read more

UPDATE: Young female's body found in Gary alley, sheriff says

GARY — A homicide investigation is underway after NIPSCO workers found a young female's body in an alleyway Monday morning, police said. Read more

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL NOTES: Dixon has Boone Grove thinking big

Sydney Dixon has never been one to buy into the big school vs. small school hype. Read more

Hammond council votes to appoint local business owner to tourism board

HAMMOND — The City Council has voted to appoint a local businessman as its representative to the South Shore Convention Visitors Authority … Read more

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