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Dyer PD Seek Help to Locate Dog That Bit a Child on Sunday

In Dyer, police are seeking the public’s help to locate a dog that bit a 12 year old girl Sunday afternoon at Pheasant Hills Park. Dyer Police Detective Sgt. Don Foley told the Region News Team the child was playing at the playground, around 12:30pm, when a dog described as a shaggy shepherd-mix with medium […]

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Pence Delivers Remarks at Funeral of Nickolaus Schultz

Indiana Governor Mike Pence delivered remarks today at the funeral of fallen Merrillville Police Officer Nickolaus Schultz, offering his deepest sympathies and prayers. Governor Pence says the whole state is mourning the passing of Nickolaus Schultz, a self-less man who took the lead and looked after those around him, whether it was at Lowell High […]

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Building in LaPorte Struck by Hit and Run Vehicle

A building in LaPorte sustained over 20-thousand dollars in damages after it was struck by a hit-and-run driver sometime between 6pm on Friday and 8am on Saturday. LaPorte Police report damage at the scene, at 15-hundred Lake Street, indicated the suspect vehicle was traveling west on Lake Street when it failed to negotiate the curve […]

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Gary Woman Arrested for OWI with Daughter in Back Seat

A 23 year old Gary woman and a 40 year Portage man were arrested on Sunday for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Indiana State Police Lowell Post reports troopers responded to a car crash at 7:30am Sunday, on I-80 eastbound, one mile west of Central Avenue. A preliminary investigation revealed a vehicle driven by the […]

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House Fire Sunday in LaPorte Under Investigation

The cause of a house fire Sunday morning in LaPorte remains under investigation. LaPorte Police report witnesses informed officers they were driving by the home, in the 33-hundred block of Silverbrook Avenue, when they saw the front of it was on fire. The witnesses stated they knocked on the door in an attempt to alert […]


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Christie Jensen Joins Club Teammate Lilly King in Committing to IndianaSwimSwamOn those Newburgh medley relays, Jensen has been oft used as the backstroker (56.09 in yards), but her best event is the 100 yard fly, where she swam a 54.66 at the 2014 Indiana High School State Championships – which ...[read more]

Indianapolis StarIndiana coach Wilson challenges his defense to become more assertiveIndianapolis StarIndiana coach Kevin Wilson has noticed that, too. In his Monday news conference, Wilson said the Hoosiers were "too passive" in a 45-42 football defeat at Bowling Green. He said they must "care l...[read more]

USA TODAYPolice: Indiana man ate parts of dead girlfriend's bodyUSA TODAYLOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Southern Indiana man accused of fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend told police that he mutilated her body and ate several of her organs, according to court records. Joseph A. Oberhansley, 33, who appeared...[read more]

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CTV NewsReport: Indiana's income inequality hits tax revenueJournal and CourierRising income inequality in the U.S. appears to be slowing tax revenue growth in Indiana and other states, according to a new report by the credit rating agency Standard & Poor's. The report found that the rising wealt...[read more]

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NY boat crash: Criminal case ends, lawsuits awaitLa Crosse TribuneNEW CITY, N.Y. (AP) — The criminal case stemming from a boat ride on the Hudson River that took the lives of a bride-to-be and her fiancé's best man is ending. But the case may persist in civil courtrooms for years. Jojo John, who ...[read more]

Fox NewsIn the NationPhilly.comOfficials in Saratoga Springs, Utah, where a young black man had been fatally shot by police, have removed a social-media posting that criticized the news media for reporting innuendo, opinion, and rumor as fact. The Saratoga Springs Police Department is ...Fatal po...[read more]

USA TODAYTrump Plaza: 4th Atlantic City casino shutdownUSA TODAYATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — When Trump Plaza opened on May 14, 1984, Donald Trump called it the finest building in Atlantic City, and possibly the nation. But since then, The Donald has left town and cut ties to its casinos. And the P...[read more]

USA TODAYCalifornia's King Fire doubles as wildfires spreadUSA TODAYNearly 1,500 firefighters Monday evening battled a rapidly spreading fire in the steep forests east of Sacramento, one of 11 major wildfires burning in California. The King Fire in El Dorado County swept through an estimated 8,60...[read more]

Mom charged in son's 1991 murder is due in courtKRMGA Florida woman charged in the 1991 death of her 5-year-old son is scheduled to make her first appearance in a New Jersey courtroom. Middlesex County prosecutors say Michelle Lodzinski is due to appear Tuesday afternoon in New Brunswick. She is ...[read more]