The Newton County Historical Society invites the public to attend their program at their monthly meeting on March 26 at 7:00 p.m. Historical Interpreter Gib Young will tell us about the Indiana Regiments fighting at Gettysburg. There were 2,200 Hoosiers on the field of Gettysburg on July 1-4, 1863.
On May 3, 2012, Jeff Huxford’s life was changed forever by a horrible traffic wreck at the intersection of U.S. 231 and SR 10 that left him with a traumatic brain injury. Prior to that day, Dr. Jeffrey Huxford — a DeMotte family physician — was accustomed to treating the maladies and ills of…
The Kankakee Valley Middle School Student Council recently completed a food drive. The event ran for two weeks, starting around St. Valentine’s Day, and gathered items for the Wheatfield Food Pantry.
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RENSSELAER – The Kankakee Valley Middle School Wrestling team capped made Coach Norm Hemphill very happy when, for the fourth time in his five years coaching the team, they took home top honor…
CULVER – The Covenant Christian Knights may not have won the Regional game against the Blackhawk Christian Braves last Saturday but the fans in attendance definitely won for spirit.
PORTAGE – The Kankakee Valley Girls Track and Field team got their season started with appearances in two events over the last weekend, both held at Portage High School.
CHESTERTON – The Kougars’ collapse was complete against a talented Chesterton Trojans team in the first round of the Chesterton 4A Sectional. Chesterton simply outperformed KV in every categor…
Madeline Hirschland, One World Enterprises and the Center for Sustainable Living will receive the city's first-ever Sustainability Awards on Wednesday for promoting environmental health and social and economic development in Bloomington.
Madeline Hirschland, One World Enterprises and the Center for Sustainable Living will receive the city’s first-ever Sustainability Awards on Wednesday for promoting environmental health and social and economic development in Bloomington. The individual, business and nonprofit category winners will receive their awards on Wednesday, March 21, at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, … Continue reading City announces its first Sustainability Award winners →
FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — A historic southern Indiana hotel's century-old bowling complex is set for a restoration that will turn it into a venue for weddings and special events.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Terre Haute Air Show organizers say they've lined up the money needed for this summer's event that is scheduled to feature a performance by the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee company has issued a recall of Southgate Hot Dog Chili Sauce distributed in 13 states due to mislabeling.
A steady stream of customers made their way through DeMotte Liquors Sunday as the first day of package liquor sales in Indiana in more than nearly eight decades opened to the public.
PNC Bank announced Feb. 16 to customers it plans to close its Wheatfield and Rensselaer branches in May and consolidate those customers to its nearest branch in Merrillville, according to bank officials. That decision leaves Wheatfield with the distinction of being a town that will soon be w…
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wynn Resorts wants a yearslong civil case set to go trial next month to be moved out of Las Vegas because of the media's coverage of its founder's resignation amid sexual misconduct allegations.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is asking the Treasury Department to investigate a former congressional intern who's now helping Venezuela's socialist government develop a cryptocurrency to evade U.S. sanctions.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nordstrom says it has ended buyout talks with family members of the company's founder, saying that it couldn't get the group to raise its price.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's top law enforcement officer has launched an investigation after reports that a British data analysis firm captured information from 50 million Facebook users without their consent.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's reversal of a ban on petroleum drilling in most of the Arctic Ocean and Atlantic underwater canyons can move forward.
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LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the indictments of eight alleged members or associates of a white supremacist prison gang charged in a Louisiana killing (all times local):
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council reaffirmed its strong support Tuesday for Lebanon's political independence following a report by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres who said "crises in the region continue to pose a risk to the stability" of the country.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama has arrived in New Zealand for a three-day visit, where he will speak with community leaders, meet the nation's prime minister and play some golf.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The president of land-locked Bolivia said Tuesday he is prepared to discuss options with neighboring Chile for gaining access to the Pacific, but said that powerful forces in Chile do not want talks.