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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 8:43am

VanDenburgh Congratulates Crown Point School

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State Representative Shelli VanDenburgh of Crown Point on Friday extended her congratulations to Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School during the school's “Back to School Celebration” as the school has been selected as a finalists in a statewide education contest....


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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 8:20am

Man Wanted for Robbery Added to Most Wanted List

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(Photo Courtesy of  Michigan City Police)
The Michigan City Police Department has added another name to their Top 10 Most Wanted list. Police report 18 year old Juwan Garrett is wanted out of LaPorte County for felony robbery....


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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 7:37am

Regional Dispatcher Position Open at Lowell Post

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Indiana State Police report they are accepting applications for Regional Dispatcher positions at the Lowell Post to dispatch troopers in the both the Lafayette and Lowell Districts. Applicants must be able to receive, record, disseminate and accurately dispatch information...


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Lane restrictions will be in place starting Monday on US 41, between State Road 14 and State Road 16, in Newton County. INDOT reports crews will be performing chip seal operations to preserve the road surface in that area...


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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 7:18am

Visclosky Pleased with ITC Determinations

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The International Trade Commission on Friday made affirmative final injury determinations in the antidumping duty investigations of Oil Tubular Goods against India, South Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, Vietnam and Taiwan. The ITC also made affirmative final injury determinations in the...


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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 6:37am

State Health Commissioner Announces Resignation

Indiana State Health Commissioner Dr. William VanNess announced on Friday that he has submitted his resignation. Dr. Van Ness says he is resigning strictly for personal reasons and anticipates his last day to be sometime in early October. Indiana Governor...

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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 6:31am

Open Spots Still Available for Bags Tournament

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Adams Radio Group is raising funds for the American Cancer Society as competitors from around the region try to out-toss one another for the grand prize in today's "Bagtastic" bags tournament at Deep River Waterpark.  Those who still wish...


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Chrysler launches an investigation after receiving complaints about an array of electronic glitches, including dangerous engine stalling, that could afflict millions of drivers. ABC News reports more than 200 Chrysler owners say their vehicles lost power while driving, some at...

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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 6:10am

Harvey Hostage Suspects Charged

Charges have been filed against two men for their role in the over 20 hour hostage standoff with law enforcement earlier this week in Harvey, Illinois. The Times reports 40 year old David Jordan of Dixmoor and 41 year old...

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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 12:10pm

Kurds Protest in Paris Against Islamic State Group

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
kurds-protest-in-paris-against-islamic-state-group At Paris march, hundreds of Kurds decry Islamic State assaults against civilians in Iraq...

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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 12:08pm

AP Source: Love Traded to Cavaliers, Joins LeBron

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
ap-source-love-traded-to-cavaliers-joins-lebron Person familiar with trade: Kevin Love dealt to Cavaliers, joins LeBron James...

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Saturday, August 23 2014 - 11:53am

Crutches Might Have Caused Ferris Wheel Cab to Tip

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
crutches-might-have-caused-ferris-wheel-cab-to-tip Police: Crutches might have caused Ferris wheel cab to tip, 2 kids to fall at Michigan fair...

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Whats-Happening

by Annie Fox - Annie's Blog
Today is National Relaxation Day and National Best Friend Day!!! Be sure to celebrate responsibly! Here are some great events happening across NWI this weekend to take advantage of!!! 

Paws In Paradise Walkathon & Pet Fair
When: Sat,...


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Wednesday, August 6 2014 - 8:18am

Taylor Swift Gives Back

by Annie Fox - Annie's Blog
Say what you want about Taylor Swift, but the girl is an awesome role model!!! Check this video out:
http://youtu.be/h-xNBLOLH9Y


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by Annie Fox - Annie's Blog
SUNSET HILL 80TH ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL

The Sunset Hill 80th Anniversary Festival presented by Porter County Parks and Recreation on Saturday July 26th from 11-3 at Sunset Hill Farm in Valparaiso will be a fun-filled day for the whole...


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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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