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Friday, April 3, 2020

Virus Emergency

Porter County COVID19 cases total 42; still no additional information from health department

Statewide COVID19 deaths total 102

Schools to remain closed through the end of term

Indiana Excise Police: Bars, eateries complying with closure order

Red Cup offers free soup amid virus uncertainty

YMCA launches Hearts For Our Heroes project

More evidence indicates healthy people can spread virus

Sports

IHSAA cancels Indiana high school spring sports seasons

Police

ISP: Dies in crash on I-80/94 in Lake County

Tuesday, April 2, 2020

Virus Emergency

COVID19 cases top 3,000 in Indiana

42 COVID19 cases in Porter County, 20 percent rise

Indiana testing more for coronavirus

Community

Tribune begins 137th year as community's newspaper

Porter County

Porter County tourism office offers annual report

Business / Steel

Steel industry wants infrastructure money in next bailout bill

Benefits available for workers small biz impacted by pandemic

Obituary

Gerald 'Jerry' L. Proper passes away at age 75

 

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Virus Emergency

35 COVID19 cases in Porter County, 46 percent jump

State reports 16 more virus deaths for a total of 65

Methodist Hospital releases first COVID19 patient

Social Security benefits to be on time

Environment

Shirley Heinze adds 50 acres to Enquist Nature Preserve in Pine Township

IDEM enters ozone forecasting season

Chesterton Fire Department reminder: Open burning illegal in Porter County

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Virus Emergency

24 COVID19 cases in Porter County, 26 percent rise

State C19 cases top 2,000, 49 deaths

US death toll from the virus eclipses China official count

State officials: ICU beds being added

Gary Germann: Governor's order strikes balance between individuals and community

Indiana

Indiana finances take a big blow from coronavirus

Economy

Happier times: State jobless rate stable in February, trending down in NWI

Duneland Schools

Complete Duneland Schools survey by April 5

Obituary

Avis Blackburn passes away at age 93

 

Monday, March 30, 2020

Chesterton High School

CHS Senior Gabriel Kroeger named a 2020 Indiana Academic AllStar

Virus Emergency

Porter County Health Department reports a total of 19 positive COVID19 test results

Police / Traffic / No-travel Order

I-94: Charged with OWI, no-travel violation

ISP: Charged with OWI, no-travel violation

Indiana

Candidates call for special session to address virus

Environment / Lake Michigan

Communities urge Indiana to help fight Lake Michigan erosion

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS seniors Gubbe and Gilbertson named to Hockey Academic All State Team

Obituary

Judith Ann Melton passes away at age 78

 

Friday, March 27, 2020

Chesterton High School Sports

Jake Wadding is All State in basketball

Virus Emergency

County Prosecutor asks folks to use common sense during pandemic

Porter County Health Department cuts total of county cases from 9 to 8

Indiana officials push Hoosiers to obey stay at home order

Seven new COVID19 deaths in Indiana; 338 new cases

Surgeon general: Chicago among hot spot cities for virus

A new beat for police across US: Enforcing social distance

US leads the world in virus cases

Food Pantry served 246 Tuesday. will continue distributions

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/032720 Global Engineering Land Surveying Notice to Bidders Porter City Street Department Dates.pdf

 

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Virus Emergency

Violators of governor's stay-at-home order risk arrest, but there are exceptions

Stay at home doesn't mean stay indoors

Nine COVID19 cases in Porter County

Republic Services to stop collecting large trash items

Indiana not detailing ICU capacity as coronavirus cases grow

State has 170 new cases in 24 hours

Indiana officials mull mail in vote for primary

Business / Economy

No. 4 furnace at Gary Works to be idled

Indiana

Indiana governor vetoes bill banning local rental rules

Chesterton High School Sports

Gymnastics: Pak named DAC Most Valuable; Hunzelman and Cook All-Conference

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/Tax Rate Chart 2019 payable 2020 Porter County.pdf

Legal Notices/032620 Duneland School Corporation 2019 Annual Performance Report.pdf

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Virus Emergency

Health Department reports Porter County now has 4 confirmed cases

Local police authorized to arrest violators of stay at home order

Share ideas for educational activities, games, crafts

Indiana virus deaths at 14

Town of Porter

Town of Porter paying all employees, suspending sewer bill late fees

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council holds abbreviated meeting

Police / Emergency

Liberty Township skateboarder dies of injuries

Sports

Marc Urban named District 1 Coach of the Year

Obituaries

Private Memorial Service for Jeffery Harper

Robert 'Bob' J. Ponda, Sr. passes away at age 76

Doris Ann Wagner passes away at age 87

 

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Virus Emergency

First COVID19 case confirmed in Porter County

Indiana reports 5 more coronavirus deaths for 12 total

Chicago reserving hotels for isolation or quarantine needs

Indiana to extend driver's licenses during its stay at home order

Indiana AG Know your rights travelers

Sports

Ashley Craycraft earns All-Conference honors

Obituaries

Joseph Gorski of Ogden Dunes passes away at age 93

Graveside service Wednesday for Edna Gladys 'Elzene' Johnson, 107

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/032420 Town of Burns Harbor Notice of Adoption Burns Harbor CCD Fund.pdf

 

Monday, March 23, 2020

Virus Emergency

Governor issues stay-at-home order, closes all state offices

Duneland School employees will be paid during closure

Fairhaven Baptist going door-to-door not illegal

Indiana Attorney General: Eviction or foreclosure prohibited in public health emergency

Sheriff Department issues COVID guidance

Indiana American warns flushable wipes aren't

NIPSCO vows to keep the juice flowing

Indiana

Indiana bans holding cellphone while driving

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/032320 Beverly Shores Clerk Treasurer Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores CCD Fund.pdf

 

Friday, March 20, 2020

Virus Emergency

Indiana Primary Election delayed until June 2

Rebuilding Together workday postponed

Federal Income tax filing deadline moved to July 15

United Way developing relief fund and resource guide for COVID19 response

Town of Burns Harbor

Public has 30 days to comment on Burns Harbor CCD rate

Police / Fire

LTVFD Unknown how skateboarder was injured

Sports

Jake Wadding named Duneland Conference Player of the Year

IHSAA cancels Boys Basketball Tourney, optimistic on Spring seasons

Obituaries

Stephanie Jean Miller passes away at age 69

Services Monday for David Lee Peterson

Jamie (Heiny) Gray passes away

Kathleen Haburjak, 83, passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/032020 Global Engineering Land Surveying Notice to Bidders Porter City Street Department Dates.pdf

Legal Notices/032020 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Public Hearing Beverly Shores Proposed Lease.pdf

 

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Virus Emergency

Schools ordered closed through May 1 amid COVID19 pandemic; testing canceled

School Board sets virtual emergency meeting

COVID19 prompts South Shore to reduce number of trains

Indiana officials report 17 more coronavirus cases

Trump urged to declare steel industry essential

Indiana Attorney General's Office accepting price gouging complaints

County Election Board meets Monday

File for unemployment by computer or smartphone

Obituaries

Dolores Iwan passes away at age 89

Charles E. Johnson passes away at age 80

David Ward Wulfing dies at 64

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/Tax Rate Chart 2019 payable 2020 Porter County.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Virus Emergency

Trump invokes emergency authority; auto plants closing

Covid19 forces closure of Duneland YMCA

4th Street Theater cancels performances of 'ART'

Native Plant Sale will be pre-order only this year

Indiana virus cases rise to 39

All buildings and programs at Indiana DunesNational Park closed

State eases rules for unemployment insurance, issues other virus guidance

FSSA guidance for parents on COVID19

Economy

Jobless rate down statewide in January but up in the region

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/031820 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Chesterton Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Virus Emergency

Indiana reports 2nd coronavirus death, more confirmed cases

NIPSCO suspends utility shutoffs for nonpayment

Apply for unemployment insurance benefits online

COVID-19 patient stable at Gary Methodist Hospital

WPL closed until April 10 in COVID-19 precaution

Methadone lockboxes for opioid treatment patients

Note: The Porter Police Commission scheduled for tonight has been canceled.

Chesterton High School

CHS speech wins and qualifies for canceled state tourney and at-risk national tourney

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/031720 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Old Pool Infill.pdf

 

Monday, March 16, 2020

Virus Emergency

Holcomb orders bars, restaurants to close; Indiana cases jump to 24

COVID19 patient in Porter hospital

Tribune urges social distancing to prevent spread of Covid19 virus

Duneland Schools to provide meal service during closure

Duneland Schools, other Porter County Schools, Discovery Charter, and St. Pats closing in COVID-19 precaution

Township Library

Library board meets new young adult librarian

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Gymnasts win 3rd straight IHSAA State Title

Obituaries

Memorial Service Thursday for Mark Daniel Wolfe

Services Thursday for (Lucille) Marie Koselke Rizer

Services Monday for Myrna H. (Linn) Brown, 90

 

Friday, March 13, 2020

Virus Emergency

Trump declares virus pandemic a national emergency

Duneland Schools, other Porter County Schools, Discovery Charter, and St. Pats closing in COVID-19 precaution

Westchester Library suspends programs in COVID 19 precaution

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor TIF board hears Westport PUD updates

Indiana

Tougher Indiana law on under 18 marriages passes

Obituaries

Services and visitation Tuesday for Betty M. Fuoss, age 91

Gerald 'Jerry' Rooster Craven Celebration of Life Saturday, March 28

Services Monday for Myrna H. (Linn) Brown, 90

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031320 Notice to Taxpayer PoCo Auditor.pdf

Legal Notices/031320 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers Proposed Additional Appropriations Parks Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Indiana

Indiana lawmakers curb renter rights, empower landlords

Proposal to create path to force out Indiana attorney general fails

Indiana virus cases up to 12; more universities take steps

Police / Fire

LTVFD extricates driver in two vehicle accident

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS honors 2020 winter sports student athletes

Obituaries

Services, visitation Saturday for William J. Tutlewski

Services Saturday for William 'Bill' C. Jackson, Sr.

Carol L. Raisor, 68, passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/Tax Rate Chart 2019 payable 2020 Porter County.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Indiana

Indiana lawmakers back Soliday bill keeping coal power plants open

Indiana ban on drivers using handheld phones wins approval

4 new virus cases in Indiana; state now has 10 cases

Moseley campaign finance bill headed for Governor's desk

Region

Chicago St Patrick's Day Parade postponed

Town of Chesterton

Walsh and Kelly to replace West Indiana Avenue sidewalk

Community

Duneland Paranormal seeks answers from beyond

Police

Charged with OWI in fatal accident on Silhavy Road

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031120 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Chesterton Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031120 Town of Burns Harbor Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Porter County

2020 property tax rates up in most districts

Duneland Schools

Schools remind students and parents to practice good hygiene as virus spreads

Town of Chesterton

Water main replacement coming to South Park Acres

Town of Porter

Citizens question new Porter EDC

Community

4th Street Theater presents 'ART, a comedy' March 13-29

Local History

Township History Museum spotlights more 'Women of Duneland'

Indiana

2 new COVID 19 cases in Indiana boosting state total to 6

Visitation suspended at some prisons due to virus

Obituary

Cheryl Suzanne (Hauptli) Smith passes away at age 74

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/031020 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Old Pool Infill.pdf

 

 

Monday, March 9, 2020

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 1 ranked Chesterton Gymnasts win IHSAA Regional title

Boys Basketball falls 53-52 in Sectional Finals

Indiana

Indiana House leadership change set as session nears end

Region

NIRPC seeks comments on Region transportation plan amendments

Obituaries

Cheryl Suzanne (Hauptli) Smith passes away at age 74

Services Saturday for Barbara L. (Blank) McCorkel

 

Friday, March 6, 2020

Porter County

Brincka-Cross County Park will double in size with new acquisition

Indiana / Health

Marion County resident first Hoosier with COVID-19

Indiana

Indiana governor backs path for forcing out attorney general

Community

Daylight Savings begins 2 a.m., Sunday

Obituaries

Services set for Mary Elizabeth Ford' 78

Services set for Lawrence 'Larry' J. Swiech, 68

Julia 'Julie' Anne Whybrew, 62

James Douglas Mills, 79

Pamela Andreotti, 68

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030620 Town of Porter Legal Notice Maria Stamp and Frederick W Deters Trust.pdf

Legal Notices/030620 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Joseph B Keen and Cheryl Keen.pdf

Legal Notices/030620 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Joe V Casey.pdf

Legal Notices/030620 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Jay T Kurbis.pdf

Legal Notices/030620 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Gale Raudabaugh.pdf

Legal Notices/030620 Porter Township Trustee Porter Township Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/030620 Global Engineering Land Surveying Notice to Bidders Porter New City Street Department Building.pdf

 

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Round up campaign at Hopkins Ace for Coffee Creek Park

Schools /Indiana Legislature

Duneland reacts to bill allowing schools to share referendum funds with charters

Chesterton High Schools

2020 ISSMA Solo and Ensemble winds, percussion and strings results

2020 ISSMA results for vocal piano solos and ensembles

Business / Steel

Steel import permit apps down significantly in February

Region

South Shore heightens train sanitizing protocols

Obituaries

Services Monday for James William Warne

William Eugene' Bill' Blystone passes away at age 89

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/030520 Schneider Town of Porter Legal Notice BZA Application No BZA 20 04.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Residents asked to comment on Chesterton Parks present and future

BZA grants variances for carriage house remodel

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Corporation messages parents on coronavirus

School board OKs partnerships with Parents As Teachers Porter Starke

CHS Show Choirs continue to have strong season

Indiana

State legislators: It matters when voters reach out; session could end March 11

Effort to cut Indiana medical bills hits roadblock

Lake Michigan / Environment

Hoosiers to lobby Congress Thursday to fund Great Lakes programs

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys oust Lowell in Sectional opener

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030420 Porter County Regional Airport Cash and Investment Statement.pdf

Legal Notices/030420 Town of Burns Harbor Notice to Taxpayers Burns Harbor Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Duneland Schools

Jeff Hamstra and Tommy Berry tapped to lead CHS athletics

CMS student John Kovalan is National Geographic GeoBee Indiana State Semifinalist

School Board OKs roofing and door replacement projects

CHS Soloists earn Gold with Honors at state competition

Indiana / Education

Indiana lawmakers back dropping tests in teacher evaluations

Community

Duneland artist captures fish in their element

Region

State Board of Accounts investigated former Portage clerk-treasurer Stidham

South Shore expands Bikes on Trains program

Obituaries

Services Saturday for Betty Mae 'Chick' Ertel

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030320 Town of Hebron Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

 

 

Monday, March 2, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton and Valpo look to settle sewer service territory dispute

2020 Elections / Chesterton High Schools

CHS 1st District Democrat forum Wednesday live on WDSO

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Gymnasts claim 4th straight Sectional title

Alders wins State Title; Trojan boys Swim team finishes third at State

Chesterton boys basketball team finishes regular season with win

Obituaries

Donald Joseph MacLeod passes away

Phyllis Barrow passes away at age 90

 

Friday, February 28, 2020

Chesterton High School

CHS speech team wins Valpo tourney

Evironment / Northwest Indiana / Lake Michigan

NIRPC urges Governor Holcomb to declare beach erosion emergency

Indiana Dunes National Park in Top 15 in visitation last year

Town of Porter

Porter planners approve contract to update comprehensive plan

Porter BZA sets two public hearings

Police / Traffic

ISP: Raised dump trailer hits bridge on I-65 in Lake

Sports

Boys sectional basketball tickets on sale at CHS

Obituaries

Services set for Frank Dolk, 73

Services set for Ignatius 'Iggy' Ayala

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022820 Clerk Treasurer Chesterton Civil Town Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

Legal Notices/022820 Global Engineering Land Surveying Notice to Bidders Porter New City Street Department Building.pdf

Legal Notices/022820 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Gale Raudabaugh.pdf

Legal Notices/022820 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Jay T Kurbis.pdf

Legal Notices/022820 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Joe V Casey.pdf

Legal Notices/022820 Rhame Elwood Notice of Violation Joseph B Keen and Cheryl Keen.pdf

 

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Police

Former Portage Clerk-Treasurer Stidham charged

Indiana Legislature

Indiana lawmakers agree on tougher tobacco sales penalties

Business

Steel imports down 10 percent in January

NiSource posts 2019 profit of $328M but subsidiary pays record safety fine

Local 150 officer appointed to Ports Commission

Duneland Schools

School Art Shows start March 3 at Art Center

Duneland students participate in 45th annual Porter Coounty Arts-A-Budding

Police digital safety program rescheduled to Tuesday March 10

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/022720 Town of Burns Harbor Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

 

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council passes climate emergency resolution

Porter TIF board going out to bid for new Public Works building

Town of Chesterton

TIF board approves 2020 paving and sidewalk projects

Indiana

Indiana Senate endorses ban on drivers using handheld phones

Business

NiSource utility to pay $53M for blasts that damaged homes and killed teen

Police

Cause of death in Portage murder exsanguination

Obituary

Services Thursday for Betty Lou Shelton, 77

Services Thursday for Quentin Dillinger, 79

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022620 Pine Township Trustee Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/022620 Town of Hebron Notice of Adoption Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/022620 Valparaiso Lakes Conservancy Cash and Investments Statement.pdf

 

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Police

Portage man charged with murdering his mother

Chesterton High School

CHS Japanese Olympiad team wins State Championship

Town of Chesterton

RR quiet zone study slightly behind schedule

Four board meetings in April will need to be rescheduled for early voting

Bids in for West Indiana Avenue sidewalk project

Obituaries

Services Thursday for Quentin Dillinger, 79

Services Saturday for Marguerite C. Domsic, 103

 

Monday, February 24, 2020

Town of Porter

Chief Lewis T. Craig, Sr. lives on in Porter memorial garden and fire engine

Indiana / Education

Indiana Republicans say law adequate despite massive online school fraud

Region

South Shore train derails in Chicago, 4 passengers hurt

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton's Evan Bates wins IHSAA State Wrestling title at 220 lbs

CHS Boys beat Valpo for Duneland Conference basketball championship

CHS boys swim to 22nd straight Sectional title

No. 1 ranked Chesterton Gymnasts win Duneland Conference title

Obituaries

Service and visitation Tuesday for Robert 'Bob' Mitchell

Services Saturday for Betty Mae 'Chick' Ertel

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/022420 Union Township Annual Report.pdf

 

Friday, February 21, 2020

Environment

Rep. Boy urges Holcomb to act quickly on shoreline erosion

Region

South Shore double track update on Feb. 26 in Michigan City

Chesterton High School

Chesterton High School students perform in All-State Choir Ensembles

CHS to present 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'

CHS Speech team does well across the board at Culver Invitational

Porter County

County Tourism Board OKs incentives for business directory updates

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS boys swim team set for 22nd straight Sectional title

Obituaries

Services Monday for Alice June Joll, 82

Warren Gerald Billings passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022120 Duneland School Corporation 2020 Flooring Renovations at LIS.pdf

Legal Notices/022120 East Porter County School Corporation Notice of Offer of Farm Lease.pdf

Legal Notices/022120 Town of Hebron Notice to Residents Amendments to HRC.pdf

 

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Porter County Elections

Porter County Clerk says mobile voting moving forward

Indiana Dunes / Environment / Lake Michigan

Governor signs order on lake beach erosion

Police / Fire / Emergency

Chesterton Fire assists Pines FD at house fire

Porter County

County employee health insurance costs down in 2019

Police / Traffic

ISP: Object hits windshield on 94 trucker seriously hurt

Porter Police: Boy crashes into Visitor Center sign

Sports

Trojan Gymnasts beat Portage

Obituaries

Sharon Faye Beare passes away at age 77

Christopher L. Willis passes away at age 68

Celebration of Life Saturday for Anthony J. Raimondi, Sr.

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/022020 Liberty Township Annual Report.pdf

 

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Community

Local Boy Scout LaSalle Council 'financially secure'

Town of Chesterton

Treatment plant passes surprise IDEM inspection

First step in filling Crocker ditches is a survey

Environment

DNR says Little Calumet fish kill likely caused by a natural event

Indiana Legislature

Indiana panel backs ban on drivers using handheld phones

Indiana pregnancy accommodation proposal unlikely to advance

Indiana / Nation

Senator Young introduces resolution recognizing Potawatomi Trail of Death

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys beat Hammond 57-53

Obituary

Thomas John Fadlevic, Jr. passes away at age 84

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021920 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Sale Chesterton Town Council 88 Chevy Utility Truck.pdf

Legal Notices/021920 Town of Dune Acres Notice of Adoption Dune Acres Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

 

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Chesterton High School

Chesterton High School Show Choir has solid start on season

Business

Franciscan to tear down parts of old Michigan City hospital, renovate the rest

Community / Nation

Boy Scouts' future uncertain after bankruptcy filing

Indiana

Indiana attorney general's future in question if law license suspended

Obituary

Services Monday, February 24 for Anthony Mark Condeni, 98

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/021820 Liberty Twp Trustee Notice of Adoption Cumulative Firefighting Fund.pdf

 

Monday, February 17, 2020

Town of Burns Harbor

Marquette Greenway construction begins this year, Burns Harbor TIF board told

Duneland Schools

ISSMA Solo and Ensemble results in Vocal and Piano for CMS and CHS

Police / Fire / Emergency

Beverly Shores Fire Department releases January report

Indiana

60 day law license suspension suggested for Indiana AG

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Girls Swimming places 10th at State Meet

Trojan Wrestlers win 3 individual titles, advance 8 to State Finals

Trojan basketball team clinches share of Duneland Conference title

No. 1 ranked Chesterton Gymnasts beat Pirates

Obituary

Services and visitation Tuesday for Dennis Maris, age 92

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021720 Gregory Babcock Notice of Hearing Petition of Mary E Cahillane.pdf

Legal Notices/021720 NICTD Request for Bidders Tower Truck.pdf

Legal Notices/021720 Porter Township Trustee Notice of Adoption Cumulative Firefighting Fund.pdf

 

Friday, February 14, 2020

Indiana / Schools

Audit: 2 Indiana online schools misspent nearly $86 million

Township Library

Westchester Library system needs assessment underway

Police

Chesterton Police hiring process in full swing after retirements

Community / Region

Most Reverend Robert J. McClory ordained fifth Bishop of Gary

Obituaries

Celebration of Life Saturday, February 22 for Gordon Lewis Smith, 68

Tina Lee Popa, 70, passes away

Visitation and Service Saturday for Jeanette T. Klisiak, 94

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021420 Duneland School Corporation 2020 Flooring Renovations at LIS.pdf

Legal Notices/021420 East Porter County School Corporation Notice of Offer of Farm Lease.pdf

Legal Notices/021420 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpapers Porter County Additional Appropriations.pdf

Legal Notices/021420 Porter County Auditor Porter Civil Town Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

Legal Notices/021420 Town of Hebron Notice to Residents Amendments to HRC.pdf

Legal Notices/021420 Town of Hebron Notice to Taxpayers Hebron Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Town of Porter

Town of Porter nets $ 65K for Indian Springs ramp project

Town of Burns Harbor

Playground equipment at Shadyside coming down

Two Burns Harbor firefighters promoted

Chesterton High School

CHS speech team wins eight of 14 events at Crown Point tourney

CHS Trojan Guard Marching Band awards night honors members

Indiana

Governor signs bill delaying penalties from new Indiana exam

Police

ISP: Rear ends disabled semi on 94, dies in crash

County Jail inmate dies

Obituary

Visitation and Service Saturday for Jeanette T. Klisiak, 94

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/021320 Gregory Babcock Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Mary E Cahillane.pdf

 

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Porter County / Voting

Biggs hits the brakes on County Clerk Bailey's mobile voting plan

Duneland Schools

12 CHS seniors advance to finalists in National Merit Program

Indiana Legislature

Indiana Governor Holcomb says he will keep up pregnancy protection bid

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 1 CHS Gymnasts win again

No. 4 Trojans fall at No. 7 Munster

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021220 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Chad and Kristin Stratton.pdf

Legal Notices/021220 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Sale Chesterton Town Council 88 Chevy Utility Truck.pdf

 

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Duneland Schools

Liberty Elementary Principal Alvarado moving on

Region

NICTD double track project cleared for final engineering

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council looking to pipe, in-fill 1050N ditches in Crocker

Great Lakes / Environment

High water wreaks havoc on Great Lakes

Beverly Shores creates gift fund for erosion mitigation donations

Porter County

Porter County Parks working on final touches for Zona Sanctuary partnership

Indiana Legislature

Halftime over: Lawmakers back in action facing cellphone ban and pregnancy bills

 

Monday, February 10, 2020

2020 Elections

Candidate filing ends with several primary races contested

Police

LTVFD: Rollover crash on 1050N snaps NIPSCO pole

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton boys basketball game moved up to Tuesday

Chesterton trio wins individual IHSAA Wrestling Regional titles

CHS Girls win 21st straight Sectional Swim Title

Chesterton Girls Hoops falls in Sectional Semis

Obituary

Susanne Marie (Coslet) Shipp passes away at age 65

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021020 NICTD Request for Bidders Tower Truck.pdf

Legal Notices/021020 Town of Kouts Request for Proposals Kouts Spring and Fall Collections.pdf

 

Friday, February 7, 2020

2020 Elections

Candidate filing ends with several primary races contested

Education / Duneland Schools

Tom Schnabel new Jackson Township School Board member

Duneland School Board OKs plan for summer enrichment courses

CMS music students named to All-State Ensembles

Bailly Elementary recognized as a Common Sense School

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS boys basketball comes from behind to beat Michigan City in overtime

Trojan girls swim team set up for another Sectional title

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/020720 Duneland School Corporation Notice to Bidders DSC Door Renovations.pdf

Legal Notices/020720 Town of Hebron Notice to Taxpayers Hebron Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Business / Steel

ArcelorMittal posts $2.45B loss in 2019

Steel import applications spiked in January

2020 Elections

Soliday has challenger in primary; tomorrow is deadline to file

Campaign finance reports: Tallian raises $205K for Attorney General race

Business executive drops out of Indiana gubernatorial race

Chesterton High School

CHS Speech team competitive at Minneapple Speech Tournament

Police

PFD: Weather related crash on US Highway 20

Liberty FD: No one badly hurt in 4 vehicle crash on US 6

Obituary

Services Saturday, February 8 for John Jack Carroll Hall

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/020620 Liberty Twp Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Liberty Cumulative Firefighting Fund.pdf

 

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board interviews candidates for Jackson Township seat

Chesterton Alumni Association seeks nominations for Hall of Fame

Town of Chesterton

Idea of dog run at Dogwood Park floated

Police

South Haven man was victim of fatal I-80-94 crash

Indiana

Teacher gun training program clears Indiana Senate

Senator drops push to force Indiana marijuana prosecutions

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 1 Trojan Gymnasts beat No. 2 Valparaiso

CHS Girls use big run to knock off Lowell 54-26 in Sectional opener

Chesterton boys swim team beats Highland 147-33

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/020520 Boone Twp Trustee Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/020520 Portage Township Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/020520 Westchester Township Trustee Annual Report.pdf

 

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Porter County

Commissioners name courtroom after Mary Harper

Business / Steel

USS posts 2019 net loss of $642M as company looks to 'best of both' strategy

Indiana

Indiana House backs Soliday bill to block coal power plant closures

Indiana push for pregnant worker protections gets sidelined

Obituaries

Joyce 'Joy' Evans Anton passes away at age 75

Betty 'Chick' Ertel passes away at age 94

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Monday, February 3, 2020

2020 Elections

Kevin Cornett Fred Martin file for County offices; deadline Friday

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Valparaiso homicide victim is identified

ISP: One dead in 3 vehicle crash on I-94 in Lake County

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Trojan Wrestlers win 6th straight Sectional Title

CHS Boys win 24th straight Duneland Conference title

No 1 Trojan Gymnasts win CHS Invitational

Chesterton Boys Hoops beats Lake Central 65-57

CHS Girls beat Andrean in regular season finale

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