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Indiana Participates in Multi-State Earthquake Exercise

Indiana, Illinois and six other states are participating in an earthquake readiness exercise this week. The Central United States Earthquake Consortium's (CUSEC)  “CAPSTONE-14” began Monday and continues through tomorrow (Friday). It simulates earthquakes along both the New Madrid fault line...

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Trial Set in Slayimg of Griffith Businesswoman

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A January 20 thtrial date has been set in Lake County Criminal Court for an Alsip, Illinois, man accused of slaying a Griffith businesswoman who was found dead in the parking garage of a Lake County casino...

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Purdue Cal About to Become Doctoral-Granting University

In response to demand for advanced practice nurses, Purdue University Calumet in Hammond is poised to become a doctoral-granting university. By partnering with the main campus in West Lafayette, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, and eventually Purdue North Central in...

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Walmart Chooses Indiana for New E-Commerce Center

The world’s largest retailer today announced plans to locate an e-commerce fulfillment center in central Indiana, creating up to 303 new jobs by 2016. Walmart will construct and equip a new one-point-two-million square-foot facility in Plainfield to process and ship...

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Indiana Customers to Receive $685,000 in Settlement

Indiana is set to receive nearly 685-thousand-dollars as part of 550-million-dollar joint state-federal settlement with mortgage lender and servicer SunTrust Mortgage out of Richmond, Virginia. Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller says eligible borrowers will receive payments for past mortgage origination,...

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Lynwood Officer Critically Hurt in Crash

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Family members say a Lynwood police officer from northwest Indiana was critically injured in a motorcycle accident in Iowa Saturday. 38-year-old Craig Barnes, originally from Highland and currently from Burns Harbor, was on a trip with friends and fellow officers...

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Vigil Held for Gary Boys

A vigil was held in Hobart Wednesday, where authorities say two young Gary brothers drowned in an area of water on property southwest of the Interstate 65/Ridge Road interchange. The Lake County Coroners office says 9-year-old Donel Smith and 8-year-old...

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Lake Co Poets Asked to Submit Poem for Bicentennial

In 2016, the state of Indiana will celebrate its bicentennial and to honor the event, the Indiana Bicentennial Commission is creating a “Birthday Book” of poetry. Lake County Public Library Reference Librarian Lynn Jackson told the Region News Team they...

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Murder Suspect Released from Pretrial Incarceration

A man charged with murder in LaPorte County has been released from pretrial incarceration. LaPorte County Prosecutor Bob Szilagyi issued a release today stating an Order on Motion to Suppress was entered by Judge Kathleen Lang on Monday, which bars...

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Man Arrested After Incident Outside a Portage Health Clinic

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A 22 year old Chesterton man is facing charges of battery to law enforcement, possession of marijuana and resisting law enforcement, after an incident on Tuesday outside of NorthShore Health Clinic in Portage. Portage Police report an employee of the...

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