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Charity Ride to Benefit Shop with a Cop in Lake and Porter Co

A charity ride to benefit the Shop with A Cop Program in Lake and Porter Counties will take place this morning.  The Valparaiso Chapter of Duneland HOG will hold a 100 mile ride to benefit Shop with a Cop. Leslie Liess, chapter director, says riders will meet at the Harley Davidson Dealership in Valparaiso for […]

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BBB Shred It Day in Whiting

In an effort to combat identity theft, the Better Business Bureau serving Northern Indiana will be holding a “Shred It Day” event today in Whiting.  Area Director Connie Kann told the Region News Team the event will take place at the Centier Bank in Whitng, in the 15-hundred block of 119th Street, from 10am to […]

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Colder Than Normal Temps Continue

Extreme weather events continue with colder than normal temperatures across much of the central and eastern part of the U.S. In Chicago, a new record for the lowest high temperature was set Thursday. The National Weather Service in Chicago reports the sun is expected to come out later today, with a high anticipated in the […]

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Body of Man Found Dead in Gary Friday Identified

The body of man found dead in Gary on Friday in the 200 block of Waite Street has been identified.  Public Information Officer Corp. Gabrielle King told the Region News Team dispatch received a call of a man down at 9:30am from a concerned citizen who saw the man lying there.  Corp. King says officers […]

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Four Lake Co Children Confirmed as Having Had Enterovirus D68

The Indiana State Department of Health announced today that four Lake County children, previously thought to be residents of Illinois, have been confirmed as having had enterovirus D68.  Officials report the four children were treated at University of Chicago Hospital and all have since been discharged. Enterovirus D68 is a respiratory illness which can be […]

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Indiana, Kentucky governors to attend bridge eventWTHRThe governors of Indiana and Kentucky are scheduled to attend a dedication ceremony for the new $103 million Madison-Milton Bridge next month. The Madison Courier reports Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear will attend the ...[read more]

'Transparent' Indiana government often elusiveWANEBut last week's rollout of the new Management and Performance Hub, which Pence vowed will make Indiana the best state in the nation at crunching big data, was plagued with confusion — and a lack of transparency. Pence said it would help eliminate ...[read more]

Morris InsiderIndiana State Sycamores vs. Ball State Cardinals Final Score: Cardinals Lose ...Hustle Belt (blog)It is likely that Ball State would have been able to snap the ball, but before the ref could place it, he lost control of the ball, and by the time the ball was put at the line of scrim...[read more]

Woman Shot, Killed In NW IndianaCBS LocalGARY, Ind. (STMW) – A woman was fatally shot inside of a vehicle early Sunday in northwest Indiana. Tanika Ewing, 32, was shot multiple times inside a vehicle in the 700 block of Jefferson Street in Gary, Ind., the Lake County coroner's office said in ......[read more]

SFGate'LOVE' artist Indiana doesn't show at celebrationWISH-TVVINALHAVEN, Maine (AP) — Reclusive artist Robert Indiana was expected to make an appearance outside his Maine island residence Saturday to take part in a celebration of his art around the world on his 86th birthday, but he didn't emerg...[read more]

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Fox NewsOhio town officials beg pastor, strip club owner to end feudFox NewsFILE: Pastor Bill Dunfee, left, of New Beginnings Ministries Church, greets supporters of The Fox Hole strip club as they protest against his church in Warsaw, Ohio. (AP). Officials are pleading for a pastor and an Ohio s...[read more]

Today.comWedding Photo Found in 9/11 Rubble to Be Returned to Owner After 13 YearsPeople MagazineA peeling and cracked wedding photo plucked from the World Trade Center debris in the heartbreaking days following 9/11 has finally found its rightful owner – thanks to social media and one selfless p...[read more]

New York Daily NewsTransgender girl crowned homecoming princess in ColoradoTribune-ReviewCOLORADO SPRINGS — A transgender girl was crowned homecoming princess at a Colorado Springs high school. The Gazette of Colorado Springs reported that Scarlett Lenh received the majority of the votes from her...[read more]

USA TODAYFeds chase treasure hunter turned fugitiveseattlepi.comCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the last times anyone ever saw Tommy Thompson, he was walking on the pool deck of a Florida mansion wearing nothing but eye glasses, leather shoes, socks and underwear, his brown hair growing wild. It was...[read more]

USA TODAYNavy identifies pilot killed in Hornets crashUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — The U.S.Navy has identified a pilot presumed dead when two F/A-18 Hornets crashed Friday while flying off the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson in the western Pacific. Lt. Nathan Poloski, 26, a native of Lake Arrowhead, Ca...[read more]