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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 5:54pm

Severe T-Storm Watch Until Midnight

by Indiana 105 - Region News
Storms this evening causing numerous outages in northwest Indiana. NIPSCO's Outage Map is showing over 42-hundred customers are without power as of 5:50pm, while Kankakee Valley REMC is show just under 40 members without electricity. A severe thunderstorm watch is...

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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 5:35pm

Pepsi Donates to Cedar Lake Boys and Girls Club

by Indiana 105 - Region News
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(Photo Courtesy of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana. (from left to right)
Roland “Bub” Wise (Lake County Fair President), Kristina Balog (Cedar Lake Club Director)
and Michael Steffan (Pepsi Beverage Company).

The...


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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 5:23pm

Severe T-Storm Warning Until 6pm

by Indiana 105 - Region News
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The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Porter County, northern Jasper and southwest Lake County until 6pm tonight. Hazards associated with this storm include 60 mile per hour wind gusts....


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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 5:20pm

Heavy Precipitation Impacts Region Roads

by Indiana 105 - Region News
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A photo that could be mistaken for a night time scene, actually was taken shortly before 5p.m. CDT this afternoon is the result of heavy precipitation effecting traffic speeds-especially both directions on the Borman (I-80/94).  The slowing traffic...


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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 4:49pm

Two Bodies Discovered in Portage Apartment

by Indiana 105 - Region News
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The Porter County Coroner's Office has been called this evening to the 700 hundred block of Pittsburgh Avenue in Portage. Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris told the Region News team that two bodies were found in an apartment....


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by Indiana 105 - Region News
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Indiana Senator Dan Coats is putting out a call to repeal the Medical Device Tax, that went into effect by way of the Affordable Care Act on January 1st, 2013.  Responding today to a Treasury Department report that...


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by Indiana 105 - Region News
The death of an unidentified man who was pronounced shortly after 6am today in Gary has been ruled a homicide. The Lake County Coroner's Office reports the man died due to blunt force trauma in the 67-hundred block of West...

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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 2:52pm

Grants Awarded to Area Volunteer Fire Departments

by Indiana 105 - Region News
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Rural and volunteer fire departments in Porter and La Porte counties along with departments in over 25 other Indiana counties been awarded over $194,000 in Volunteer Fire Assistance grants.  According to a press release from the grant...


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by Indiana 105 - Region News
An autopsy was conducted on Wednesday on the body of a 52 year old Portage man whose body was recovered from Lake Minnehaha at Jellystone Camp Resort in Portage on Tuesday afternoon. Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris told the Region...

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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 5:46pm

California Plans Aid to Immigrant Minors

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california-plans-aid-to-immigrant-minors California Democrats plan to spend $3 million to offer legal aid for Central American minors...

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by ABC News - ABC News
iran-foreign-minister-statement-on-sanctions-lost-in-translation A defiant statement by the Iranian Foreign Minister linking cooperation against ISIS in Iraq to sanctions relief might actually be a giant, lost-in-translation misunderstanding, the State Department said today....

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mission-to-rescue-us-hostages-‘flawless-’-except-for-rescue A large contingent of American special operations forces was able to sneak into an ISIS camp near the terror group’s stronghold in Syria in search of American hostages, but quickly withdrew when it became clear that while 100 or...

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Thursday, August 21 2014 - 10:26am

Country Music News August 21st

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Garth Brooks has broken his own concert sales record with a 10-night run at Chicago, Illinois' Allstate Arena.
The singer, who has just added an 11th night at the venue, becomes the first artist to top 163,000 tickets sold in...

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Wednesday, August 20 2014 - 9:31am

Country Music News August 20th

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Garth Brooks has added an 11th show to his scheduled run in Chicago.
The newly scheduled show will take place on Friday, September 5 at 10:30 p.m. CT at the Allstate Arena.
Tickets for that date go on sale this...


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Tuesday, August 19 2014 - 9:27am

Country Music News August 19th

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Taylor Swift officially goes pop with "1989"
Taylor Swift announced Monday that she was releasing a new album, "1989," on Oct. 27.
The album will be squarely in the pop category, Swift said in a live stream from the Empire...


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Monday, August 18 2014 - 5:15pm

Join Laura at Healthi Paws August 23rd!

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Join Indiana 105 at the Healthi Paws Super Sales event Saturday, August 23rd. 

Laura Waluszko will broadcast live from noon-2pm at their Valparaiso location (2912 Calumet Ave.). 

Healthi Paws will feature gift baskets...


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