KENTLAND - Firefighters have been on scene for more than 12 hours battling a blaze at a manufacturing site in Kentland.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — At an all-staff meeting Aug. 30, News-Gazette Media CEO John Reed announced to employees that an agreement has been signed to sell substantially all of its assets to the family-owned Champaign Multi Media Group LLC, an affiliate company of Community Media Group.
MOROCCO — Newton County property owners may see some small relief in their 2019 taxes — payable 2020. The Newton County Council voted Aug. 21 to zero out the tax rate percentage for the Cumulative Capital Development Fund, which is used for capital improvements at the Newton County Jail and …
LOWELL — The Indiana State is joining approximately 230 law-enforcement agencies across Indiana and thousands nationwide in the "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" mobilization. From mid-August through Labor Day, police will be working overtime to arrest impaired drivers. Expect to see increase…
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.
HAMMOND- Kathy L. Lynch, 61, of Kouts, was indicted on nine counts of willful failure to pay federal payroll taxes, announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch.
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…
Illinois’ recent legalization of recreational marijuana won’t change how Hoosier police patrol its western border, according to local officials.
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.
HAMMOND — Michael Henry Minix, 44, of Knox, Indiana, was charged in a six count indictment with distribution of and possession with intent to distribute schedule II and III narcotics, announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch.
WHITE COUNTY — A program to assist people in breaking the cycle of opioid addiction is expanding from Tippecanoe County into White and Jasper counties.
MONTICELLO — A man who allegedly refused to leave a victim’s residence was arrested Tuesday on seven charges of assorted felonies and misdemeanors after the situation escalated.
WINAMAC — A Pulaski County man was taken into custody after he allegedly threatened to stab a DJ at a military veterans establishment.
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…
RICHMOND, IND. — Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a single vehicle ORV accident that resulted in a juvenile being life-lined to Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.
INDIANAPOLIS — Two Clark County judges attending an educational conference in Indianapolis were the victims of a shooting Wednesday morning.
DELPHI — Law enforcement officials released a new sketch, as well as extended audio and video, of the suspect they believe killed two teen girls from Delphi in February 2017.
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…
DELPHI — The investigation into the killings of two Delphi teens in February 2017 has apparently taken a “new direction.”
PORTER COUNTY – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces that State Road will have lane closures for a deep patching project until mid-June.
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.”
ANGOLA, Ind. — Trine University's Drama Club will present The House at Pooh Corner in the T. Furth Center for the Performing Arts, with performances on April 7, at 2 p.m, April 8 at 10 a.m, and April 9 at 7 p.m.
A Statehouse study committee declined to make a policy recommendation Friday to address a hospital payment issue triggered when Indiana children covered by Medicaid receive trauma or neonatal emergency care from health providers located in another state.
GARY — A major political shakeup in Gary and Lake County appears to be imminent due to the decision of state Sen. Eddie Melton, D-Gary, to run next year for Indiana governor, instead of seeking reelection in Senate District 3.
MICHIGAN CITY — Northwest Indiana is poised to attract more visitors for both business and pleasure following Thursday's grand opening of the 11,000 square foot Fremont Ballroom at the Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City.
GARY — A Lake Superior Court judge has sided with the Gary Housing Authority in round one of a lawsuit filed by a local restaurant operator subject to eminent domain proceedings.
PORTAGE — Chicago and the Surfrider Foundation demanded in a letter this week that state and federal environmental officials step up their oversight and enforcement in the wake of violations at U.S. Steel's Portage plant and ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor.
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 ...