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Portion of Wood St in Valpo Closed for Gas Line Repair

A portion of Wood Street in Valparaiso will be closed today as NIPSCO crews will be repairing a gas line. Work began at 8:30 this morning and is anticipated to continue through 2pm on Wood Street, from Roosevelt east to Parkview School. Local access for residents will be allowed.

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Search Process Outlined for New LAUW President

The search is on for a new person to lead the Lake Area United Way after current President and CEO Lou Martinez announced he will retire effective March 31st, 2015. Board of Trustees Member and Search Committee Chair, Aaron McDermott, says the ideal candidate will have a comprehensive understanding of the needs of Lake County’s […]

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Impaired Driving Crackdown Continues Through Monday

Indiana State Police will be working with local law enforcement agencies through Monday conducting enforcement activities designed to identify and arrest impaired drivers. State Police report the crackdown is part of the “Driver Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. Troopers will also be watching for dangerous and aggressive drivers, as well as those who are […]

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Construction Freeze on Toll Road for Labor Day Weekend

ITR Concessions has announced a moratorium on Indiana Toll Road construction for the Labor Day weekend. Officials report the construction freeze is now in effect through 8pm Tuesday, September 2nd. Exceptions will be made for several long-term construction projects, including the Lake Station interchange reconstruction, where the westbound exit ramp to I-80/94 remains closed as […]

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500 Pounds of Sulfer Released in BP Explosion

More than 500 pounds of sulfur dioxide was released into the air as a result of an explosion at BP’s Whiting Refinery Wednesday night. The Times reports BP issued a statement saying there is no indication the incident resulted in any environmental impact, while the Indiana Department of Environmental Management also stated that the initial […]

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Labor Day closings in IndianaThe Courier-JournalCourts: Floyd Circuit, County and Superior courts and U.S. Bankruptcy and District courts closed Monday. Schools: New Albany-Floyd County Schools and Indiana University Southeast closed Monday. College: Indiana University Southeast closed Monday.[read more]

USA TODAYBriann January scores 19 as Fever hold off Sky in East openerESPNINDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Fever had to have thoughts of the Chicago's historic comeback win four days ago in Atlanta. But, unlike Tuesday night, Indiana fended off the late-charging Sky and held on to beat Chicago 77-70 o...[read more]

Fox 59Hoosiers not in a rush as they run to victory over Indiana StateFox 59Indiana State came to Bloomington with a young team off a one-win season and faced an Indiana team that is poised to finally crack the .500 mark. Some figured a 30-minute offensive showcase by the Hoosiers would seal up t...[read more]

Slow down in work zones: Indiana troopers patrol in pickupsIndianapolis StarIndiana State Police Trooper Andrew Forgey, shown on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, was assigned that day to patrol I-65 on Indianapolis' Southside. Forgey patrols road-construction zones in an unmarked Ford F-150 pickup truck ow...[read more]

Harrison planning for Indiana's 200th birthdayThe Courier-JournalIndiana's 200th birthday is still two years away, but Harrison County is already planning the party. The Harrison County Committee for the Indiana Bicentennial on Thursday held a party of its own at Horseshoe Southern Indiana, where...[read more]

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SFGateNo place like home: Senate foes raise questionsAlexandria Town TalkTwo candidates officially live with their parents. One rents a room from a contributor. Another won and lost elections in one state, then moved to another in a bid to get back into the U.S. Senate. From New Orleans to New Ha...[read more]

Fox NewsOnly the White House is talking about a government shutdown, Ted Cruz saysWashington PostDALLAS, Tex. — The other potential 2016 presidential candidates who spoke at the Americans for Prosperity conference this weekend — including Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) — wer...[read more]

AsiaOnePlane crashes in Atlantic Ocean after departing from Waukesha AirportWISN MilwaukeeAuthorities have not yet identified the pilot, who was the only person on board the plane. Tweet · Pin It. Show Transcript Hide Transcript. Advertising. Video Transcript. WISN 12 NEWS STARTS RIGHT NOW WITH B...[read more]

New York Daily NewsOregon girl, 9, dies when sand hole collapses on her at beachFox NewsA beach trip turned tragic for an Oregon family Friday when their 9-year-old daughter suffocated after the walls of a sand hole she was sitting in collapsed on her. Authorities have identified the girl as Isab...[read more]

NDTVFerguson rally marks fatal shooting of Michael BrownBoston GlobeFERGUSON, Mo. — Hundreds converged on Ferguson on Saturday to march for Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager who was shot and killed by a white police officer three weeks ago to the day. The teenager's death stoked national ...[read more]