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Thursday, October 20, 2017

Obituaries

Tribune Publisher Elizabeth 'Betty' Canright services pending

Memorial Service Tuesday for Dorothy Jones Covert

Service Friday for Edith H. Link, 93

Local History / Community

Historical Society meets tonight to hear history of Burns Harbor

Cemetery restoring stones in original burial ground

Duneland Schools

What parents need to know about winter school closings and delays

Town of Porter

Porter BZA grants variance for upstairs apartment

Business / Health / Economy / Washington

Uncertainty reigns ahead of new health care signup period

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Duneland Schools / Chesterton High School

CHS Music and Drama to present Little Shop of Horrors November 17-19

Duneland students: Design a holiday card in first ever contest

Town of Chesterton

Town MS4 program up for IDEM review in 2018

Utility board accepts Easton Park lift station

Police

Dump in up position hits bridge on I-65 in Lake

Trail Creek body identified

Business

Negotiators give up hope of rewriting NAFTA this year

Indiana

Judge rules Indiana sex offender class violates Constitution

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/101817 Clerk-Treasurer Town of Chesterton Ordinance No. 2017-14.pdf

Legal Notices/101817 NICTD Request for Bidders NICTD Refurbished Ballast Cars.pdf

 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Sports / Region

South Shore to run extra east bound train after Cubs games

Nation

Me Too: Alyssa Milano elevates Harvey Weinstein conversation

Department of Interior officials vow to change culture of harassment

Police

Two injured and driver cited in crash on Indiana 49

Authorities say man may be linked to 100 thefts and burglaries

Body recovered from Trail Creek in Michigan City

Elections

Sheriff Dave Reynolds to seek reelection

Business / Tech

Researchers discover vulnerability affecting WiFi

Obituaries

Services Saturday for Jean Lynn McGroarty

Service Friday for Edith H. Link, 93

Services Saturday for Richard C. Locke

Memorial visitation Thursday for Fredric 'Fred' Barbian

 

Monday, October 16, 2017

Police

Motorcyclist killed in crash at Ameriplex

PCSP: Card skimmers at Luke's One Stop in Liberty Township

Environment / Region

National Park Service schedules five prescribed burns

Indiana

Indiana scholarships fail to attract diverse teachers

Elections

Rokita trails GOP pack in most recent Senate fundraising

Sports

Chesterton Football beats Merrillville 14-7

CHS girls team, Bullock 2nd in cross country regional

Kintzele wins Cross Country Regional, CHS boys team is 3rd

Trojan girls soccer falls in regional semifinals

CHS Volleyball falls in Sectional Semis

CHS Tennis pair falls at Regional

Obituary

Memorial service Friday for architect James Hixon Jelliffe

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/101617 Blachly Tabor Bozik Hartman Notice of Public Hearing VCS Superintendent Contract.pdf

Legal Notices/101617 Clerk-Treasurer Notice to Taxpayers Stormwater User Fees Rate Change.pdf

Legal Notices/101617 NICTD Request for Bidders NICTD Ties.pdf

Legal Notices/101617 Porter County Highway Department Notice of Receiving Bids Porter PoCo Highway Dept. Government Facilitie...

 

Friday, October 13, 2017

Police

'No Shave November' returns to the Chesterton Police Department

Community

Trick or treat in Duneland to be 5:30 - 7:30 pm Tuesday, October 31

Elections / Indiana

Donnelly raises $1.3M, likely outperforming GOP contenders

Washington / Economy

Social Security benefits to rise by 2 percent in 2018

Trump to issue stop payment order on health care subsidies

Indiana

Oops: Indiana deer hunters can't use rifles on public land

Two named to Ports of Indiana Commission

Sports

Cubs hold on to top Nationals in wild Game 5 to reach NL Championship Series

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/101317 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders Kipper Park Project.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders Waskom Park Project.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Notice of Adoption Portage Sewage Works Revenue Bond.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers Po Co Additional Appropriations.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Porter County Commissioners Porter County Council Ordinance No. 17-17.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Porter County Commissioners Porter County Council Ordinance No. 17-18.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Porter County Commissioners Porter County Council Ordinance No. 17-19.pdf

Legal Notices/101317 Porter County Commissioners Porter County Council Ordinance No. 17-20.pdf

 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Police

Hebron woman dies in ATV accident

Another secured garage in Liberty Township entered

Community / Business

Chesterton merchants leaving the lights on for festive Friday; Click Here for Info:

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor Town Council amends proposed bounced check ordinance

Burns Harbor council proceeds with purchase of fire engine

Duneland Schools

Duneland Gold Star counselors set goals; LES raises cancer awareness

Town of Chesterton

Bids are ballpark for construction of fiber optic network in Chesterton

Indiana / Environment

Indiana GOP lawmaker gets DNR job

Lake Superior high water level threatens shoreline

Obituaries

Memorial Service Saturday for James R. McGowan

Services Monday in Minnesota for Marilyn Jeanette Vedell, 79

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/101217 Hiestand Law Office LLC Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Terry K. Hiestand.pdf

 

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Town of Porter

Porter Cove resident told to raise funds for Kids Cove not ask for handouts

Youth / Community

In historic change Boy Scouts to let girls in some programs

Business

Porter Healthcare CEO Stephen Lunn announces resignation

NIPSCO Winter heating bills expected to stay flat this season

Environment

DNR program for private landowners to support wildlife and pollinator habitat

Deadly California wildfires flare up and swallow more homes

Police

Road rage? Two charged after I-65 traffic stop

Indiana / Politics

Indiana vague about reasons for withholding Pence emails

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/101117 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Temp. Control Project Phase.pdf

Legal Notices/101117 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS HVAC Test and Balance Project.pdf

Legal Notices/101117 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Fire Alarm Project Phase.pdf

 

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland Teachers Association hails new contract school; board adopts budget

CHS Trojan Guard advances to ISSMA State Finals

Town of Chesterton

Old Applebee's to be remodeled; strip mall and restaurant eyed for Village Point

Chesterton council voices support of South Shore double tracking project

Police

Valparaiso man shot to death in Gary

Environment

Sea lampreys on the rise in some Great Lakes

Study: Lakes Huron and Michigan clarity tops Superior

Dirty old museum birds shed light on global warming particle

Obituaries

Nancy Murray passes away at age 96

Daniel Lee Vondrasek, Sr. passes away at age 65

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/101017 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing UV Petition of Ronald Steuer.pdf

Legal Notices/101017 Duneland School Corporation Notice of Adoption DSC Capital Projects Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/101017 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Michael & Delores Hussey.pdf

 

Monday, October 9, 2017

Education

CHS Debate season underway

Police

VPD would like to speak to citizens who apprehend Aldi's robber on Friday

ISP: PCSP deputy in chain reaction crash on Indiana 149

Two hurt in 3 vehicle accident on Indiana 49

Indiana / Politics

Conservative group starts ads targeting Donnelly on tax plan

VP Pence leaves Colts game after visiting players protest during anthem

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Girls outlast Valpo for soccer sectional title

Kintzele first and CHS Boys 2nd at cross country sectional

Bullock wins title, CHS 3rd in cross country sectional

CHS Boys Soccer falls in Sectional Finals

CHS Football falls 21-7 to Crown Point

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/100917 Porter County Auditor Notice of Intent to Sell Bonds $30,000,000 County Revenue Bonds.pdf

Legal Notices/100917 Blachly Tabor Bozik Hartman Notice of Public Hearing VCS Superintendent Contract.pdf

Legal Notices/100917 Porter County Auditor Notice of Auction Porter County Sheriff's Public Auction.pdf

Legal Notices/100917 Porter County Auditor Notice of Intent to Sell Bonds $20,000,000 Storm Water District Bonds.pdf

 

Friday, October 6, 2017

Education

More Duneland Schools see drop than improvement in state grades

Porter County

Board hears report on planned Sunset Hill Education Center

Community

Duneland Community Prayer Breakfast draws a crowd

Police

Man sitting on tracks is killed by South Shore train

Valparaiso Police say dog stolen then killed

Sports

CHS Girls Soccer wins Sectional opener 9-0

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/100617 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Arthur Bierma.pdf

Legal Notices/100617 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Gary Grubb.pdf

Legal Notices/100617 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Jill Kozrowski.pdf

Legal Notices/100617 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Jim Doane.pdf

Legal Notices/100617 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Joel and Dorothy Stone.pdf

Legal Notices/100617 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Asbestos Abatement Project.pdf

Legal Notices/100617 Washington Twp Trustee Meeting Date Change Washington Township Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Police / Nation / Region

Did Las Vegas gunman also target Lollapalooza?

Environment / Indiana Dunes

Committee OKs Visclosky bill to rebrand Lakeshore as a National Park

Ceremony Saturday to mark opening of water trail along Little Calumet East Branch

Save the Dunes 'Living in the Dunes' booklet honored by architects group

Business

1st Source Bank honors Jon Winey and Jim Trout

Steel import applications down in September up for year

Region

Revisit memories of old Chicago train rides this weekend

Sports

CHS boys soccer team moves on to Sectional Final

Obituaries

Celebration of Life Sunday for Joan Knibbs

Memorial Service Saturday for Gloria A. Nass, age 92

Robert G. Danielson passes away

William 'Bill' Pope passes away at age 61

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/100517 Porter County Board of Commissioners Ordinance No. 17-16.pdf

Legal Notices/100517 Porter County Board of Commissioners Ordinance No. 17-15.pdf

 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Porter County

Reconstruction of Calumet Trail to move forward after pipeline project

Town of Chesterton

Park Board going out to bid for renovations at Kipper and Waskom parks

Region / Courts / Police

Senate confirms new federal prosecutor for northern Indiana

Indiana

Indiana court rules sending explicit photo to minor is crime

Vendor wins $43M contract for Indiana's ISTEP replacement

Officials: More than 1 million chickens die in Indiana fire

Elections

Little known lawmaker spends heavily on Indiana Senate bid

RiseNWI to hold workshops on why and how to run for local political office

Sports

CHS Boys Tennis falls in Regional

CHS Volleyball falls to Michigan City

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/100417 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Temp. Control Project Phase.pdf

Legal Notices/100417 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS HVAC Test and Balance Project.pdf

Legal Notices/100417 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders VCS Fire Alarm Project Phase.pdf

Legal Notices/100417 Midwest Advertising Placements Notice of Public Hearing American Legion Post.pdf

Legal Notices/100417 Midwest Advertising Placements Notice of Public Hearing Loyal Order of Moose.pdf

 

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Police / Fire

Porter PD credits taxi driver with foiling scam against senior

Missing Washington Township kids found safe

Porter Police: Motorcyclist flees traffic stop

Community

Annual Chesterton Fire Department Open House on Saturday

Chesterton Fire Department Chaplain Lowell Black featured in book

Region

Rally Friday at Gary Airport to defend DACA

Why Newspapers Matter

False news of Vegas attack spread on Google and Facebook

Obituaries

Visit with family Thursday for Dawn Louise Dees

Services Saturday for 'Annette' Brooks, age 75

Paul R. Vogel passed away

 

Monday, October 2, 2017

Police / Fire

Fire destroys garage in Crocker, badly damages home

Motorcyclist hurt after being rearended on 49

CPD: Charged with neglect and theft

State Police warn drivers to beware of far left lane on East Bound I-94 in Lake County

Chesterton High School

Trojan Guard place 3rd Saturday at Plymouth Harvest Festival of Bands

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Football beats Lake Central 42-24

Jakob Kintzele wins Duneland Conference boys cross country title

CHS girls cross country team takes 2nd in the Duneland Conference

Elyse Stasil finishes 7th in State Golf Finals

Obituary

Paul R. Vogel passed away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/100217 Porter County Auditor Notice of Intent to Sell Bonds $20,000,000 Storm Water District Bonds.pdf

Legal Notices/100217 Porter County Auditor Notice of Intent to Sell Bonds $30,000,000 County Revenue Bonds.pdf

 

 

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