Fall is in the air and that means cool nights, football games, leaves crunching underfoot, the smell of bonfires and … the KV Women’s Club Bunco Bash.

With an intermittent, heavy rain slamming down on an already saturate New Prairie Regional course, both Kankakee Valley and Covenant Christian were able to move runners on to Semi-State competition, which will be held next Saturday on the same Cross-Country course.

Hosting their own sectional went well for the Lady Kougars’ Volleyball team until they faced Hanover Central in the final and fell in five sets to finish as runner-ups. Kankakee Valley fell  b…

In their regular season final home game, the Kankakee Valley Kougars lost a close one to the always tough Munster Mustangs. The match-up, held last Friday, ended with the Mustangs on top 28 – 21.

Covenant Christian recently celebrated five seniors from the Volleyball team as they participated in their final home game on Friday, Oct. 6. Honored were Madelyn Buiter,  Megan de Jong, Kayla…


VALPARAISO — Prom night turned into a trip to Porter County Jail in handcuffs for four adults and one juvenile Saturday night after an officer with the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, serving …


WASHINGTON (AP) — A non-partisan federal watchdog says climate change is already costing U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars each year, with those costs expected to rise as devastating storms, floods, wildfires and droughts become more frequent in the coming decades.

It used to be avoidance of fat that appeared on all of the heart-healthy diets, but as research continues, the focus has turned to better fats.

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EUREKA — For more than 30 years, Patty Cuffe has screened thousands of women for breast cancer as a mammography technologist at Advocate Eureka Hospital.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Empowerment was the de facto theme at the third annual InStyle Awards Monday night, where Hollywood and fashion A-listers from Cate Blanchett and Zendaya to Cindy Crawford gathered on an open-air patio at The Getty Center to celebrate one another and those behind the scene…

“In the end, our society will be defined not only by what we create but by what we refuse to destroy.” John Sawhill,