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Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

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Cognito Brewery emerges in plain sight in Merrillville

One of Northwest Indiana's newest craft breweries is hidden in plain sight. Read more

Defendant in Gary murder case granted bond, new trial date

CROWN POINT — A man accused of taking part in a deadly botched robbery at a Gary gas station in 2015 dropped his request for a speedy trial… Read more

Lawmakers consider draining some members to improve effectiveness of Kankakee River Basin Commission

INDIANAPOLIS — The eight-county commission tasked with minimizing the impact of Kankakee River flooding in Northwest Indiana may be slimmed… Read more

Woman hospitalized after being shot during argument with man she knew, police say

LAPORTE — A woman is in stable condition at an Indianapolis hospital after being shot Monday during an argument with a man she knows, accor… Read more

Mayor portrayed as schemer who funneled bribes, didn't think rules applied

HAMMOND — Portage Mayor James Snyder is either a consummate schemer or the victim of revenge and an overreaching government. Read more

Happy Taco Tuesday! Here are 28 places in the Region to chow down on tacos

Mexican cuisine is abound in the Region. Here's a sampling of locations you can check out for your next taco adventure. Is your favorite ta… Read more

Drunken driving suspect injured police officer, damaged patrol car, police say

VALPARAISO — A police officer was injured and the electronics in his car damaged by a man they said became combative during an arrest on a … Read more

Police forced to play hide and seek a second time before arresting man with hypodermic needle

MORGAN TOWNSHIP — Porter County police said a 36-year-old man knew better this week than to hide in the same attic location where he hid th… Read more

Lake Michigan beach ownership issue resolved, Indiana tells U.S. Supreme Court

INDIANAPOLIS — There is no need for the U.S. Supreme Court to wade into a dispute over who owns the Lake Michigan shoreline, since the Indi… Read more

Man charged in fatal Winfield wreck turns himself in to Dyer police

DYER — Police arrested a Cedar Lake man Monday on charges he was drunk and high on cocaine and marijuana when he caused a Dec. 10 crash tha… Read more

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