INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) is attending the 2019 Indiana State Fair to provide fun and interactive educational opportunities for all ages. Educational topics include recycling and environmental health.

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REMINGTON – Inteplast Group, an plastics manufactured based out of several locations across the U.S., recently announced that its AmTopp division will be expanded to a new facility in Remington.

CROWN POINT — The City of Crown Point would like to invite the region to the 2019 Taste of Crown Point at Bulldog Park on July 19, from 4 to 10 p.m. and July 20, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

LOWELL — Indiana State Police District 13 K9-Rogue will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Rogue’s vest will be embroidered with the sentiment “In memory of K9 Ike, Vancouver, WA Police Depart…

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Illinois’ recent legalization of recreational marijuana won’t change how Hoosier police patrol its western border, according to local officials.

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LAFAYETTE — Veterans’ benefits vary widely from state to state, ranging from living and financial assistance to heath care and recreation deductions.

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CAMDEN — A Carroll County couple is being charged with nine counts of animal cruelty after authorities discovered multiple dogs, cats and chickens living in what they describe as “putrid” and “deplorable” living conditions.

DeMOTTE — Dressed in period clothing, French Voyageurs came to the DeMotte Library to show samples of their wares, and the furs they traded to receive. When few white men and women came to the Great Lakes area, including northwest Indiana, the French voyageurs traded with the local native Am…

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For months, educators and school administrators across the state have followed the Indiana legislators as they work on this year’s budget. A proposed bill, House Bill 1001, allows increases for charter schools and vouchers for private schools with just a small increase for public school budg…

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LOWELL — Tuesday, April 2, 51 probationary troopers from the 78th Indiana State Police Recruit Academy class were issued their state police cars at the Indiana State Police Youth and Education and Historical Center in Indianapolis. Five of the officers are assigned to the Indiana State Polic…

MONTICELLO — A Meadowlawn Elementary School teacher says it’s time to speak up about the ALICE active-shooter training Jan. 4 in which teachers were shot with pellets and “traumatized.”

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that the 2020 G7 summit will not be held at his Doral resort in Miami amid concerns of a conflict of interest. "Based on both Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility, we will no longer consider Trump National Doral, Miami, as the Host Site for the G-7 in 2020," Trump said in a tweet. "We will begin the search for another site, ...

SEATTLE - In the first three quarters on Saturday, the Washington Huskies scored 31 points in eight offensive drives. They went three-and-out once. They rushed for 120 yards and 4.6 yards per carry. Junior quarterback Jacob Eason completed 19 of 24 passes for 242 yards and three touchdowns, completing 79.2% of his passes. They piled up 362 total yards, and three separate wide receivers scored. ...

LOS ANGELES - Federal prosecutors are ratcheting up pressure on parents who have maintained their innocence in the college admissions scandal with a warning they intend to file additional criminal charges as early as next week, according to sources familiar with the discussions. The prospect of having to defend against a new bribery allegation, in addition to the money laundering and fraud ...

BOGOTA, Colombia - Chile's National Defense Chief Javier Iturriaga ordered an overnight curfew in the capital Santiago as "violent acts" continued to be registered late on Saturday. The curfew, the first in Chile since the restoration of democracy in 1990, will be in place in two provinces and two communes of the Santiago Metropolitan Region from 10 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday (0100-1000 ...