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Man dies after apparent boating accident in Portage

The incident remains under investigation, further information wasn't immediately available.

Thunderstorms possible in NWI throughout week

On Tuesday, the National Weather Service said there is a chance for thunderstorms in Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Jasper and Newton counties this week.

Who's allowing trick-or-treating in NWI amid COVID-19?

Various communities throughout Northwest Indiana are planning to move forward with trick-or-treating hours on Halloween this year despite the COVID-19 pandemic. 

WATCH NOW: Teen remains missing after disappearing off Portage Riverwalk, official says

 A male teen remains missing after being pulled under the water by large waves and rip currents at Portage Riverwalk and Lakefront. 

From burned-out duplex to new construction: Couple finds Valparaiso dream home

When Dave and Beth Walden began looking for a place to relocate five years ago, Valparaiso had everything they wanted. Except the house. It took a fire to solve the problem.

Portage's first full-time African American police officer sworn in

Demario Hathorne, 25, of Portage is among three new officers who joined the force Monday night after being sworn in at the city council meeting.