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Friday, July 10, 2020

Education / Duneland Schools

An overview of the Duneland Schools reentry plan

School Board considers reentry plan Monday

CDC sticking to school opening guides despite Trump opposition

Town of Chesterton

Town Council could revisit tabled 1100N annexation at meeting Monday night


22 new C19 cases in Porter County; three quarters among young people

US bets on small, untested company to deliver COVID vaccine

Police / Fire / Emergency / Lake Michigan

Child drowns in Lake Michigan at Marquette Park


Judge strikes down Indiana abortion complications report law

Indiana GOP ousts attorney general after groping allegations


CHS coaches and athletes return to a different world

Evan Snowdin headed for Motocross Championship


Services for Barbara A. Baker set for Sunday, July 12

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/07102020 Dept of Homeland Sec flood.pdf


Thursday, July 9, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Mark Hopkins sees Coffee Creek Park as Downtown diamond in the rough


C19 cases top 800 in Porter County


Woman arrested in hit and run at Indiana protest

Indiana governor defends officer response to assault report

Indiana on course for school reopenings despite virus jumps

Business / Steel

Steel imports down in first half of 2020


Services Saturday for Larry Wright, age 78

Raymond Albert Dolph, III passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/070920 PORTER PUBHEARING.pdf

Legal Notices/070920 Town of Chesterton BZA Clark.pdf

Legal Notices/070920 Town of Chesterton BZA Topor.pdf

Legal Notices/07092020 Kouts Not to bidders paving.pdf

Legal Notices/07092020 Chest BZA Weldon Spec Exception.pdf

Legal Notices/07092020 Chest BZA Weldon Use Variance.pdf


Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Porter County / Virus

New C19 cases among the young spike in Porter County; two more deaths

Elections / Schools

Candidate filing for Duneland School Board opens July 22

2020 Elections

Candidates added to the field in Duneland races

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Park Board endorses enforceable hours of operation

European Market slow to return to 'normalcy'

Indiana / Education / Virus

Purdue to require all students be tested for C19 prior to returning to school

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't fully reopen


States sue US department over virus relief funds for schools

Suit seeks to block ICE rule on international students


Raymond Albert Dolph, III passes away

Services Thursday for Victor Kadish, age 68


Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Porter County / Virus

What we know and don't know about the COVID-19 pandemic in Porter County

New virus cases slow here so far this week

How to reduce risk while dining out


EPA wants public input on cleanup of Bailly ash site


Jack Joyce passes away at age 96

Steadroy Bright passes away at age 67


Monday, July 6, 2020

Porter County / Virus

Record reported C19 cases ouside of insitutions last week in Porter County

Indiana / Virus

Indiana changes course to release nursing home data

Indiana students can return to sports and school activities

Police / Traffic

Indiana Toll Road worker struck by SUV and killed


Indiana GOP AG candidates speak out before ballots come in


Visitation Tuesday for Patricia Ann (Murray) Mitchell

Graveside Service for Ruth Irene Dimitroff, 94

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/070620 South Haven Fire Dept. NOTI CE OF INTENT.pdf


Thursday, July 2, 2020

Indiana / Virus

Indiana delays lifting capacity limits on restaurants and bars

AARP Indiana welcomes upcoming release of nursing home C19 data

Indianapolis officials ordering mandatory face masks

Holcomb extends eviction and foreclosure moratorium


Nine new C19 cases in Porter County


IDEM issues Air Quality Action Day alert for today and tomorrow

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Sports to start again July 6


Services Tuesday for Edwin John Frederici 90

Bruce Edward Johnson passes away at age 65

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07022020 Not of Tax deed rossner.pdf

Legal Notices/07022020 Not of Tax deed Srtuyf.pdf


Wednesday, July 1, 2020


130 citations and 700 warnings have been issued in beach crackdown

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board approves Superintendent raise


European Market open on Saturday July 4


New state laws ban drivers holding phones and raise marriage age


Six new C19 cases in Porter County

Class Reunion

Class of 1970 50th reunion reset

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07012020 Not of Tax Deed Srtuyt.pdf

Legal Notices/07012020 Not of Tax Deed Rosner.pdf

Legal Notices/07012020 Not of Tax Deed Domchak.pdf

Legal Notices/070120 Not of Hrng BH Plan Comm.pdf


Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board to decide on Superintendent raise tonight

Town of Chesterton

Vern Brown looking to open distillery in old Westchester Lanes building

Police / Fire

Liberty firefighters battle semi fire and scofflaw motorists on Toll Road


10 new C19 cases in Porter County


Indiana regulators deny utilities' bid for virus relief


Services Tuesday for Arlene Burnett, 88

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/063020 Not of Tax Deed Demchak b.pdf


Monday, June 29, 2020


Masonic Lodge 379 offers free comfort meal for community Wednesday, July 1

Turtle Derby canceled for this year


NIPSCO to delay Michigan City coal ash excavation

Water Company customers to see lower bills

Virus Emergency

25 new C19 cases over the weekend in county


Services Wednesday for Shirley (Hankey) Banary

Services Wednesday for Laurel E. Ramirez

Susan Walker passes away at age 70

Services Wednesday, July 1 for Deloris M. Weitzel

Services Tuesday for Arlene Burnett, 88

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/062920 Not to Bidders Bev ShoresLake Fr 6 29.pdf

Legal Notices/062920 Not to bidders2 BevShores Rd repair 6 29.pdf

Legal Notices/062920 Not to taxpayers 1Bev Shores 6 29.pdf

Legal Notices/062920 Notice of charges so.haven fire.pdf



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