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The public is invited to a ceremony tomorrow in Hobart where the names of fallen soldiers are read out loud. The Hobart Marine Corps League will be reading just one name at the ceremony, which starts at 5 pm, at...

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Residents in LaPorte County are being asked to dispose of any needles, syringes and sharps at the Household Hazardous Waste collection next month at the LaPorte County Fair Grounds. The Sheriff's Office reports they have had an influx of...


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Thursday, July 24 2014 - 5:29pm

Admitted Gang Member Gets 305 Months in Prison

A 27 year old East Chicago man and admitted gang member was sentenced today to serve 305 months in prison on federal racketeering charges relating to an attempted murder in December of 2011. According to court documents, Armando Jose Velasquez...

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Enrollment into the state's existing Healthy Indiana Plan has stopped. Today the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services authorized the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration, or FSSA, to stop enrollment, as the point has been reached where...


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by Annie Fox - Region News
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A 25 year old Gary man has been charged in the death of veteran Gary Police Officer Jeffery Westerfield, who was found shot to death inside his patrol car on...


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Sellers and potential home buyers are asked to be wary of a scam that is circulating in some parts of the country. A man in southwest Michigan, who was just days away from closing on a new home, recently...


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by Annie Fox - Region News
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A press conference is scheduled to take place at 3pm at the Lake County Sheriff's Department where Sheriff John Buncich is anticipated to update the media on the investigation into the death of veteran Gary Police Officer Jeffery Westerfield,...


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An investigation continues into a homicide that occurred in East Chicago Wednesday afternoon. East Chicago Police Chief Mark Becker told the Region News Team officers responded to a call of shots fired about 3:10pm, at the rear of the...


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Thursday, July 24 2014 - 12:32pm

Gary Announces Citywide Street Paving Project

The City of Gary today announced a six-point-four-million dollar citywide street paving project. The city's Public Board of Works plans to pave 55 streets this summer. Not on that list is 15th Avenue, but that's because it will be paved...

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Thursday, July 24 2014 - 10:20pm

AP Source: NFL Stadium Sites Explored in Toronto

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
ap-source-nfl-stadium-sites-explored-in-toronto Person close to situation: Bon Jovi group studied Toronto sites; to meet with NY developers...

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Thursday, July 24 2014 - 10:17pm

Report: China to Declare Qualcomm a Monopoly

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
report-china-to-declare-qualcomm-a-monopoly Report: Chinese regulators conclude chip supplier Qualcomm...

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Thursday, July 24 2014 - 10:08pm

Garza Rebounds From Poor Outing, Brewers Win 9-1

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
garza-rebounds-from-poor-outing-brewers-win-9-1 Garza rebounds from poor outing, Brewers hit 3 homers in 9-1 win...

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Tuesday, July 22 2014 - 12:52pm

Join Annie Fox at Team Honda THIS SATURDAY!

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Join 107.1 The Z and Annie Fox for a Rumble on Route 30 this Saturday at Team Honda in Merrillville.

Annie will be broadcasting live from 11am-1pm, on day 2 of this exciting sale event.


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by Annie Fox - Annie's Blog
Looking for some weekend plans? You're in luck this weekend in the Region... check out some highlights below:

PORTER COUNTY FAIR... last night we were there for our Uncle Len Tribute and it was awesome! Weekend entertainment includes Jake...


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Tuesday, July 15 2014 - 4:47pm

2014 Porter County Fair

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Indiana 105 Buggy Wheel Pavilion Schedule of Events


Thursday, July 17th

3pm-7pm
Indiana 105 live broadcast with Mike "The Mullet Man" Summers
(presented by Lovings Heating & Cooling and Northern Indiana Federal Credit...


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by Annie Fox - Annie's Blog
Here is a quick look at some events going on in NWI this weekend!!!

Great American Picnic
Saturday 11am-4pm
Whiting continues its 125th Anniversary celebration Saturday with the Great American Picnic. A Gigantic Whiting replica birthday cake...


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