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Kouts PD Investigating Forced Break-in

In Kouts, police are seeking information from the public regarding a burglary that occurred last week. Kouts Police report they received a complaint of a forced break-in to a home in the 400 block of West Alice Street during the evening hours on Thursday. Police report several items were taken from the home, including rifle-style […]

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Indiana Finance Authority Issues Statement on Toll Road

The private firm that operates the Indiana Toll Road has filed bankruptcy as part of a “pre-packaged restructuring plan” that the company says will not impact employees, drivers, vendors, or the communities the Indiana Toll Road serves. ITR Concession Company, which has operated the Indiana Toll Road for the past eight years, says the bankruptcy […]

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Compost Site Hours Extended Again for Storm Debris

The Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County today announced they will continue extended hours on Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 23 and 24, at the Boone Grove Compost Site, 546 South 400 West, to help residents impacted by Saturday’s storm. Residents can bring branches and other organic debris from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. […]

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South Haven Intersection Blocked Due to Crash

In South Haven at this hour the intersection of State Road 149 and County Road 700 North is shut down due to a two-vehicle crash. Porter County Sheriffs Police say the crash occurred around 11 am and that a medical helicopter has been called to the scene. Motorists are asked to avoid the area.

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Adams Radio Group Acquires 8 East Coast Stations

The parent company of Adams Radio Group of Northern Indiana, which includes the four Region radio stations Indiana 105/WLJE-FM, X-Rock 103.9/WXRD-FM, 107.1 The Z/WZVN-FM, and WAKE Radio AM-1500, is acquiring eight stations on the east coast. Great Scott Broadcasting has agreed to sell the majority of its radio cluster in Salisbury – Ocean City, MD […]


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FanSided (blog)2014-15 Indiana Pacers Season PreviewBasketball InsidersLosing Lance Stephenson in free agency meant that this upcoming season was not going to be easy for the Indiana Pacers, but when Paul George broke his leg during a Team USA scrimmage, it all but guaranteed a major step back fo...[read more]

Wall Street JournalIndiana Gov. Mike Pence Draws GOP Presidential AttentionWall Street JournalIndiana Gov. Mike Pence, shown before he gave his State of the State address to a joint legislative session on Jan. 14 in Indianapolis, is being mentioned by some Republican conservatives as a presidenti...[read more]

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]

Chron.comIndiana Toll Road Operator Files for BankruptcyWall Street JournalThe debt-stricken operator of the Indiana Toll Road filed for bankruptcy protection Sunday with a plan to restructure some $6 billion in debt, the latest example of a private investment in public infrastructure that failed...[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]

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ABC NewsPolice issue wanted poster for man seen with U-Va. student before she went ...Washington PostCHARLOTTESVILLE — Police on Monday released a wanted poster seeking the man who was with University of Virginia student Hannah Graham immediately before she disappeared last week as they hope spea...[read more]

Police: Texas solider beat daughter to deathseattlepi.comEL PASO, Texas (AP) — A Fort Bliss soldier was charged with capital murder after he fatally beat his 2-year-old daughter with a belt because she soiled her diaper, according to West Texas police. El Paso police Det. Mike Baranyay said Darta...[read more]

Chron.comTexas captures convicted killer hours after prison breakReutersHOUSTON (Reuters) - Texas captured a convicted killer on Monday eight hours after he broke out of prison in Amarillo by scaling a fence and dodging gunfire. Marvin Garcia, 34, was spotted by a search plane as he jumped from a...[read more]

USA TODAYMichelle Obama to campaign in Wisconsin raceUSA TODAYOne member of the Obama family is now getting involved in a high-profile campaign. First lady Michelle Obama, who like her husband has heretofore raised money for party organizations, will campaign next Monday for Wisconsin Democratic ...[read more]

NewsweekWesleyan University orders fraternities to become coedSalt Lake TribuneMiddletown, Conn. • Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its residential fraternities to become coeducational within the next three years. The move was announced in a letter to the university community ...[read more]