Lake County Lake Effect Snow Totals

 This was Griffith Tuesday [Photo/Alia in Griffith]

It looks like Griffith and areas right around town took the brunt of the snow-making machine that was the lake effect snow band that hit Lake County on Tuesday.  Preliminary snow totals from...

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INDOT: Avoid Traveling in NW Lake Co So Plows Can Clear Roads

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NORTHWESTERN LAKE COUNTY, Ind. – More than two feet of lake effect snow in less than 10 hours, white-out conditions, and clogged traffic have hindered Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) crews from clearing I-80/94, I-65, and other state highways in...

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NICTD: Parking Lots Covered with Snow

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All trains are expected to run normally.  The snow is concentrated in Miller thru East Chicago.  Parking lots are currently snow covered.  Crews have been clearing platforms multiple times throughout the day.  We’ve also been clearing driving lanes in parking...

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DeMotte Woman Injured When Car Goes Airborne on I-65

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(Photo Courtesy of Indiana State Police Lowell Post)

In Lake County, Indiana State Police say a 44-year-old Demotte woman was injured this morning when she lost control of her car on I-65 and it went airborne into some trees.


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Travel Advisories Issued: Lake and Porter Under Watch


Travel advisories have been issued by the Indiana Department of Homeland Security for parts of northwest Indiana and elsewhere in the state. Lake and Porter are up to the Watch level, which is just one level below a Warning. Starke...

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Heavy Snow About to Hit Porter County

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The National Weather Service in Chicago reports that after 3:30pm this afternoon moderate to possibly heavy snow may push onshore from the north into the northwest portion of Porter County, which may result in rapidly deteriorating road conditions. Meanwhile the...

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Purdue Shooting Update, Pence Statement

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One person is dead ... after a shooting on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette today. Chief of Purdue University Police Department John Cox says the shooter is in custody and seemed...

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ISP: Traffic on I-80/94 at a Standstill

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(Photos Courtesy of Indiana State Police Lowell post)

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Lake County-Traffic on I-80/94 into Lake County is to a standstill due to a band of snow that has stalled over this area. Specifically in the area from Broadway west to Kennedy...

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Authorities: Stay Off the Roads

Griffith Public Works Director Rick Konopasek told the Region News Team this morning that it was snowing harder than he can remember...estimating 16-to-18 inches. He urges everyone to stay off the roads in Griffth....

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One Person in Custody, One Dead in Purdue University Shooting

purdue shooting(Photo Courtesy of ABC News) One person is in custody and another is dead after a shooting occurred around noon on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette. ABC News reports the victim is a male but his identity...

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