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Extended Hours at Compost Site for Storm Cleanup

Storm cleanup continues in the Region after severe weather struck northwest Indiana Saturday afternoon. The Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County will have extended hours at the Boone Grove Compost Site, 546 South 400 West, to give residents the opportunity to dispose of branches and trees downed in Saturday’s storm. The site will […]

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Union Leader in Canada Applauds UAW Move on Two-Tier Wages

A union president representing auto workers in Canada says a push by the United Auto Workers to end two-tier wages in American auto plants, which has been illustrated by recent events in Lake County, Indiana, is a welcome move that should help better wages and working conditions in the Canadian auto industry. A one-day strike […]

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Indiana Toll Road Operator Announces Restructuring Plan

ITR Concession Company says a “pre-packaged restructuring plan” will not impact employees, drivers, vendors, or the communities the Indiana Toll Road serves. The private firm, which has operated the Indiana Toll Road for the past eight years, says the planned bankruptcy filing today (Mon Sep 22) will allow for the sale of its assets through […]

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Paving Project to Begin on 109th Avenue in Winfield

In Winfield, the town says expect long delays as a paving project gets underway today (Monday Sept 22) on busy 109th Avenue. The work will take place just east of Colorado Street and extend to County Line Road. The project is expected to take ten days to complete. Drivers are advised to use alternate routes […]

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Paving Project to Begin on 109th Avenue in Winfield

In Winfield, the town says expect long delays as a paving project gets underway today (Monday Sept 22) on busy 109th Avenue. The work will take place just east of Colorado Street and extend to County Line Road. The project is expected to take ten days to complete. Drivers are advised to use alternate routes […]

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Indiana 31, Mizzou 27: And the streak diesRock M Nation (blog)Indiana backup running back D'Angelo Roberts scored on a 16 play, 75 yard drive, converting a 4th and goal for a touchdown with a pitch to the outside after diving up the middle and being stuffed on the two previous plays. At this poin...[read more]

SFGateIndiana Toll Road Operator Files for BankruptcyWall Street JournalThe debt-stricken operator of an Indiana Toll Road filed for bankruptcy protection Sunday with a plan to restructure some $6 billion in debt by selling its assets or reorganizing its business. ITR Concession Co. LLC filed for...[read more]

Indianapolis StarIndiana gun permit applications moving onlineIndianapolis StarIndiana State Police are switching to an online gun permitting system that will bring an end to the use of paper applications for those permits. The new system that begins Oct. 1 will also signal a change to hard plast...[read more]

UAW Workers in Indiana Approve Lear Corp. ContractABC NewsWorkers at a Lear Corp. plant in northwestern Indiana that makes automotive seats approved an agreement Sunday that will end a two-tiered pay system that left some workers earning much less than others. The United Auto Workers said in a st...[read more]

The Detroit NewsCharboneau: Indiana finally picks up signature winThe Detroit NewsThe fact the Hoosiers can score is nothing new, but what made this win all the more surprising — added, of course, to the fact Indiana lost last week to Bowling Green — was that it was the defense that came up big. ...[read more]

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ReutersGM's ignition switch death toll rises to 21FortuneThe number of deaths due to General Motors' faulty ignition switches has risen to 21 as compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg starts providing weekly updates of the compensation claims he thinks are legitimate. After last week's initial repo...[read more]

New York Daily NewsPresident Obama is 'obviously concened' about a fence-jumper who got inside ...New York Daily NewsWASHINGTON -- President Obama is “obviously concerned” about a security scare at the White House Friday in which an armed fence-jumper managed to get inside the front door minutes ...[read more]

TIMEMan seen with missing UVa student being soughtseattlepi.comCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A man authorities believe is the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared is being sought on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving. But they say they also w...[read more]

NBCNews.comAmericans fear religion losing influence, say churches should speak out moreLos Angeles TimesSix years into a Democratic administration widely seen as pushing a secular agenda, nearly three-quarters of Americans say religion is losing influence in American life and about half say churc...[read more]

New York Daily NewsSome Americans who joined ISIS have returned to U.S., officials sayNew York Daily NewsThe enemy is among us. Some of the deluded Americans who fought with the murderous Islamic State militant group in Syria and Iraq have now come home, a senior Obama Administration official war...[read more]