Region News »

advertisement
511-thumb-320x180

Cedar Lake Police Officers Honored for Saving Family from House Fire

Three Cedar Lake police officers were awarded the “Save a Life Award” on Wednesday for helping a family escape a house fire last month.  Cedar Lake Police reports Corporal Keith Wood, Patrolman 1st Class Phil Lewis and Patrolman 1st Class Tom Kidd, were presented the awards by Fire Chief Todd Wilkening during Wednesday night’s town […]

0 comments
511-thumb-320x180

Michigan City Courthouse Evacuated After Receiving Letter Containing White Powder and Bomb Threat

A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of the Michigan City Courthouse this morning.  The Times reports an employee in the clerk’s office opened a letter which contained a white powder and the bomb threat, and as a result the courthouse was evacuated around 10am.  According to the article, no bomb was discovered, the white powder […]

0 comments
511-thumb-320x180

Purdue Calumet Investigating a Vulnerabilty in One of Its Information Systems

Purdue University Calumet is investigating an occurrence on Tuesday evening with regard to one of their campus information systems.  The university issued a statement today saying they became aware of a “vulnerability” in one of its information systems that includes student information, which was immediately addressed upon its discovery.  The university reports the types of […]

0 comments
511-thumb-320x180

Autistic Teen Battered by Man and Juvenile in LaPorte

In LaPorte, a 16 year old juvenile was taken into custody for battery, and a review of battery charges for an adult suspect has been forwarded to the LaPorte County Prosecutor’s Office after an autistic teenager was allegedly battered Tuesday afternoon.  Police report the victim and his parents reported the incident and police observed video […]

0 comments
511-thumb-320x180

Senator Coats’ Staff to Hold Mobile Office Hours Next Week

Indiana US Senator Dan Coats has announced that a member of his staff will be in Lake and Newton Counties next week to meet with local residents and assist Hoosiers experiencing problems with a federal agency.  Mobile office hours will be held on Tuesday, September 23rd, at Cedar Lake Town Hall, from 10am-to-noon, and later […]

0 comments

State News»

Indiana - Google News

Google News

Indianapolis StarIndiana asks tollway firm if it's paying debtIndianapolis StarThe state agency that oversees the Indiana Toll Road has given the highway's debt-saddled private operator until late November to prove that it's meeting its debt obligations amid reports that the company is considerin...[read more]

Indianapolis StarShooting threat triggers Indiana State University campus alertIndianapolis StarTERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Indiana State University issued a crime / campus alert Thursday morning regarding a message on a blog. According to the ISU Police Department, at approximately 11:30 p.m. a student ...[read more]

CBS NewsBody of Missing Indiana Mother Kristy Kelley FoundPeople MagazineKristy Kelley, the Indiana woman who vanished on Aug. 15 after a night out with friends, has been found. According to police in Warrick County, sonar equipment used by an independent search team found the 27-year-old mom's 2...[read more]

Indianapolis StarIndiana freshman receiver J-Shun Harris II already making presence known on ...Indianapolis StarHarris, a 5-8, 160-pound freshman wide receiver, has quickly become a weapon for Indiana University. That figures. He is quick on the football field, quick on the track, quick to pick ...[read more]

Indianapolis StarJudge restores part of Indiana gay marriage suitIndianapolis StarYoung says Pence demonstrated his authority in a pair of memos sent from his office to executive agencies instructing them on what to do following a ruling that struck down the ban. A federal appeals court also over...[read more]

National News »

Nation - Google News

Google News

Fox NewsSurvivalist sought in Pennsylvania state trooper ambush member of military ...Fox NewsThe survivalist suspect in the ambush killing of a Pennsylvania state trooper is a member of a military simulation unit based in the eastern part of the state and, in his frame of mind, appears to have a...[read more]

Fox NewsPolice search for man reportedly seen walking with missing U. of Virginia studentFox NewsPolice investigating the disappearance of a University of Virginia student are looking for an unidentified man who was reportedly seen walking with the missing woman the night she vanished. Hannah Gra...[read more]

NBCNews.comCalifornia wildfires: Pollock Pines threatened by fast-moving King FireSan Jose Mercury NewsWEED, Calif. (AP) -- Just days after a wildfire tore through a small Northern California town and destroyed scores of homes, crews on Wednesday battled another fast-moving blaze in the region th...[read more]

New York Daily NewsSearch underway for teenage girl who vanished after leaving her special-needs ...New York Daily NewsA teenage girl vanished after walking out of her specials-needs school in Brooklyn on Monday — and her mother is pleading for her safe return. “You're my life. You're my everythi...[read more]

USA TODAYWhite House unveils new solar, energy efficiency stepsUSA TODAYAhead of next week's international summit on climate change, the White House unveiled 50-plus new public and private efforts Thursday to boost the use of two non-polluting power sources: solar and energy efficiency. It announ...[read more]