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Friday, August 31, 2018

Business / Labor / Steel / Region

ArcelorMittal contract extended for short period; no word on USS

Police

ISP blitzing drunk drivers over Labor Day holiday

Environment / Climate / Business

Trump eases US methane rules as Colorado says state's work

Sports

Trojan Boys Tennis falls to Crown Point

Chesterton volleyball falls at Crown Point

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/083118 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Sale Chesterton Utility 90 Vactor Sewer Cleaner.pdf

Legal Notices/083118 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Public Hearing Rates for Refuse Pickup and Disposal.pdf

Legal Notices/083118 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearin ATC Loyal Order of the Moose Lucky Stop Co.pdf

Legal Notices/083118 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC My Mother's Daughter Inc Blue Point Oysters.pdf

Legal Notices/083118 Porter County Commissioners Notice to Bidders PoCo North Annex Bid Package No 1.pdf

 

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Environment / Community

Dunes Action updates crowd on Pavilion project

Community

Art Comp Exhibit dropoff dates at the Chesterton Art Center

Police / Fire

Semi hits auto at 12 and 49 in Burns Harbor

Porter County police join in drug probe leading to federal charges against five

Porter PD: Man pulls knife at the Village Tavern

Town of Porter

Town of Porter paving costs reduced

Indiana / Education

Duneland legislators graded by Indiana Coalition of Public Education

Class Reunion

CHS Class of 1978 Reunion

Sports

CHS Boys Soccer blanks Merrillville

Trojan Volleyball sweeps Hanover Central

Obituary

Celebration of Life Tuesday, September 4 for Frederick Fred Millet

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/083018 City of Portage Notice of Proposed Vacation of Easement Lots 1 and 2 of Dohertys.pdf

Legal Notices/083018 NICTD Request for Bidders NICTD Catenary Wire.pdf

Legal Notices/083018 Town of Porter Notice of Intent.pdf

Legal Notices/083018 Town of Porter Notice of Public Hearing Porter Local Road and Bridge Match Grant Fund.pdf

 

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Business / Labor / Steel / Region

USW contemplates possibility of ArcelorMittal strike or lockout on September 1

USW blasts USS 'reckless' path; contract expires September 1

Business / Trade

Tariffs on imported newsprint nixed in win for US newspapers

Police / Emergency

Driver dies when truck hit by South Shore train

PCSP: Portage boy sent text threats, is detained

Porter County

Dispatchers honored at Porter County Council meeting

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Fire Department to go out to bid for new engine

Sports

Chesterton Boys Tennis wins DAC opener

CHS Girls Soccer blanks Merrillville 13-0

McCoy gets hole-in-one; Trojans fall

Obituary

Services Thursday for Ruby E. Landwer, 93

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/082918 Duneland School Corporation Notice of Public Hearing Equipment Lease Purchase Agreement.pdf

Legal Notices/082918 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders Pumper Fire Apparatus.pdf

 

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Town Council votes to place baby box at Fire Department

East Porter Avenue to stay closed until September 27

Hearing set for proposed hike in town brush fee

Community / Youth

Duneland- including CHS- loses power in Mondays blistering heat

Youth adult artists sought for Hooked on Art chalk art competition September 22

Porter County

Porter County Animal Shelter releases intake and outcome data

Elections / Indiana

Indiana election security plans donít include new machines

Business / Steel

American Iron and Steel Institute lauds renegotiation of NAFTA

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/082818 Stutler Architects Notice of Public Hearing Ogden Dunes BZA Hearing.pdf

 

Monday, August 27, 2018

Business / Labor / Steel / Region

USW calls USS proposal laughable as clock ticks

Police

Charges filed after man forcibly enters and occupies Beverly Shores home

ISP: CP motorcyclist dies in crash on I94 in Lake

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton BZA mulls Wise Guys signage request

Region

Sen. Donnelly lauds $8M federal grant to NICTD for positive train control costs

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Football shuts out Munster 31-0

CHS Girls Soccer wins shortened game

Trojan Boys Soccer ties at SB St Joseph

CHS Boys Tennis goes 1-2 at Penn Invite

Obituary

Gathering of friends Saturday for Michael D. Eddy

 

Friday, August 24, 2018

Business / Labor / Steel / Region

Union reports little progress in talks one week before ArcelorMittal contract expires

Police

CPD 16-year-old boy forcibly entered Residences to vandalize and burn

ISP: Trucker dies in I-65 crash in Lake County

Sentenced to 70 months in child pornography case

Naloxone heat map documents EMS use of the antiopioid across the state

Study finds that more Indiana high school seniors are vaping

Elections / Indiana

Indiana candidate Braun's outsourcing ties magnified under Trump

Sports

Chesterton Volleyball falls to Lake Central

CHS Girls Golf falls twice in DAC triangular

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/082418 Porter County Commissioners Notice to Bidders PoCo North Annex Bid Package No 1.pdf

Legal Notices/082418 IDEM Notice of 30 days for Public Comment Air Permit for Cathay Industries USA Inc.pdf

 

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Soccer blasts Valpo 4-0

Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools host eLearning and 1.1 Digital Learning forums

New parent drop off traffic pattern in force at Chesterton Middle School

Environment / Community

Walt Breitinger honored with Ikes Hall of Fame Award

Porter County Government

Tourism backs Indiana Dunes National Park

PCCRVC releases Dunes video series on YouTube

Police

Former St. John man gets 78 months for child porn

Business

US and China raise tariffs in new round of trade dispute

Sports / Region

South Shore to stop trains at 18th St for Bears games

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/082318 City of Portage Notice of Proposed Vacation of Easement Lots 1 and 2 of Dohertys.pdf

 

 

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland copes with state mandated school funds shift

School board hears results of visit from accreditation team

Environment

Dunes Action to hold public meeting Tuesday

DNR says check trees for Asian longhorned beetle

Sports

CHS Girls fall to Valparaiso in PKs

Trojan volleyball drops DAC opener

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/082218 Porter County Regional Airport Public Notice Porter County Municipal Airport Notice of Intent.pdf

 

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Education / Duneland Schools

School board recognizes building trades for building first home

Duneland Board hires athletic and academic coaches

Town of Chesterton

Broadway sidewalk project just got a bit more complicated

Utility is now IDEM compliant with plan to control combined sewer overflows

Police

Crown Point man gets 15 years for attempt to incite terrorist violence

Economy

Jobless rate in July marginally up statewide, marginally down in NWI

Environment

Tons of plastic trash enter Great Lakes every year; where does it go?

Rainfall total 2.6 inches

Sports

CHS volleyball beats Andrean in 5 games

Class Reunion

CHS Class of 1967 get together Saturday

 

 

Monday, August 20, 2018

Police / Emergency

Two boys drown at State Park beach within an hour's time

Two on motorcycle die in Indiana 130 crash

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools to organize Alumni Association

Duneland's community school system to celebrate 50 years on Jan 1, 2019

Porter County

Construction officially underway for silo activity center at Sunset Hill

Business / Steel / Region

USW insists on wage increases in new contract with US Steel

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys Cross Country finishes 2nd in season opener

CHS Girls Cross Country finishes 2nd at NIC Stomp

Chesterton Boys Soccer beats Avon 3-1; girls lose two

Chesterton Football falls 10-9 in opener

CHS Tennis 3rd at South Bend St Joe Tournament

Chesterton Girls Golf 7th at Warsaw Invite

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/082018 NICTD Invitation for Competitive Proposals Real Estate Double Track NWI Project & W Lake Corridor.pdf

 

Friday, August 17, 2018

Business / Steel / Region

USW reports little progress in talks with ArcelorMittal, USS

USS to receive state tax credits, TIF for $750M capital investment in Gary Works

Region

NICTD reaches critical agreement with NIPSCO, 2nd RR for double tracking

Environment

Visclosky still hopeful for Dunes National Park

Police

Two Iron Workers Local 395 members indicted

Porter County

County Highway Department proposes return to in house chip and seal

Region

South Shore donating car to SBFD for training

Sports

CHS Boys Cross Country begins Saturday

Chesterton Girls Cross Country gets started on Saturday

Trojan Volleyball falls at Munster

Obituaries

Legal Notices/081718 NICTD Invitation for Competitive Proposals Double Track NWI Project & W Lake Corridor.pdf

Legal Notices/081718 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers Proposed Additional Appropriations.pdf

Legal Notices/081718 Town of Chesterton Utility CSO Community Notification.pdf

 

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Community

A Chesterton Tribune Editorial

Environment

Feds oppose making National Lakeshore a National Park

Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools 1.1 Digital Device Initiative eLearning days explained

Indiana / Education

Soliday promotes new laws impacting schools

Porter County

County Commissioners award phase 2 courthouse bids

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council No rezone for number 6 Franklin

Porter planners favor Old Porter Road rezone

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Boys Soccer gets 1st DAC win

Trojan Girls Golf splits DAC triangular

Boys Tennis opens Saturday at SB St Joe Invite

Obituary

Dorothy L. Novak Kuehl passes away at age 90

 

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Downtown businesses may now apply for 2 percent improvement loans

Police / Fire / Emergency

CFD: Steelhauler loses coil on I-94 here

VPD Sgt. Todd Kobitz made honorary member of CPD for training Maverick

Community

Youth sports at YMCA are something special

Sports

CHS Volleyball sweeps Morton

Trojan Girls Soccer wins opener

Obituary

Services August 22 for Susan Hyatte

 

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Schnadenberg eyes six big projects

Town of Chesterton moves to pay for employee raises

Porter County

Coroner Harris: Drug-related deaths down in first half of 2018

As full time parks workers leave, part time workers replace them

Sports

New look Trojan volleyball opens tonight

CHS Boys Soccer opens 2018 season with 2-1 at Boone Grove

 

Monday, August 13, 2018

Community / Nation

Newspaper calls for action to defend the working press

Township Library

Twp. Library receives donation from patron's estate

Sports

Trojan 'D' stout in Griffith scrimmage

CHS Boys Soccer opens tonight at Boone Grove

Girls Soccer opens at Michigan City

Obituaries

Irene Augusta Nowak passes away

Rade Pejic, MD., passes away at age 78

Services Tuesday for John A. Crakes

Services Wednesday for Peggy D. Dalton

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/081318 Town of Chesterton Storm Water Utility Public Notice Storm Water Discharge.pdf

Legal Notices/081318 Duneland School Corporation Annual Financial Report 2017.pdf

Legal Notices/081318 NICTD Invitation for Competitive Proposals Real Estate Double Track NWI Project & W Lake Corridor.pdf

 

Friday, August 10, 2018

Duneland Schools

School starts Monday; drivers be vigilant

Revised to add web addresses with information for parents: Duneland Schools explain eLearning days policy

Labor / Business / Steel / Region

USW rejects US Steel's push for flat wages in contract talks

USW: ArcelorMittal dragging its heels

Porter County

County Park Board nixes additional oversight in grain bin project

$3.2 million Expo Center projects begins

Police

CPD: Man defrauded of $4,400; phished by email purportedly sent by his boss

CPD: Goshen man's ID and Social Security being used by local company's employee

Election 2018

Outsourcing critic's brand sells foreign parts

Sports

Trojan Football opens with scrimmage tonight

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/081018 NICTD Invitation for Competitive Proposals Double Track NWI Project & W Lake Corridor.pdf

Legal Notices/081018 Porter County Plan Commision Petition of Capstone Development.pdf

Legal Notices/081018 Porter County Plan Commission Petition of FWA Development LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/081018 Porter County Plan Commission Petition of Janice Tudor.pdf

 

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Duneland Schools

Duneland School system has new fourth grade teacher and nutrition manager

Business / Steel

No. 3 blast furnace down at ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor

Steel import applications spike in July by 8 percent

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor Town Council hears paving updates

Burns Harbor eyes expanding fire station to make room for ambulance crew

Police

Liberty Township 13-year-old girl missing

Culver's worker is run over in parking lot; finishes her shift

Sports

CHS Girls Golf beats Boone Grove

 

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Duneland Schools

Duneland students will have six eLearning days

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton survey needs responses from the young and not so young

'Trainquility Path Mindfulness Garden' proposed for Thomas Centennial Park

'Spark in the Park' set for October 7 in Thomas Park

Police / Emergency

Toddler dies after being hit by train in Portage; sister injured

Community

Nutcracker auditions for age 4 and up in Chesterton August 12

Indiana

AG: Never use unsolicited credit card received in mail

Obituary

Services Saturday for Joie L Ols age 87

 

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Duneland Schools

Three Duneland School Board meetings today and tomorrow

Duneland announces Open Houses at schools

Community

Summer Fun Event Saturday at the Moose

Environment

Chicago Tribune: Regulators unsure where ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor pollution goes

Police / Emergency

DNR Woman pulled unresponsive from water off Washington Park

Indiana

State urges parents to make sure immunizations current

DNR Off road vehicles must be BMV registered

Sports

CHS Girls Golf 8th at Kankakee Valley Invite

Obituary

Services Saturday for Willoughby Fouts Donnellan

 

Monday, August 6, 2018

Police

Man drowns off Portage Lakefront

CFD: Motor home fire closes WB I-94

ISP: LaPorte County Council member charged with residential entry

Porter County

Porter County Auditor certifies taxable property values

Indiana

Indiana residents could soon see online sales tax

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/080618 Urschel Laboratories Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Urschel Laboratories.pdf

 

Friday, August 3, 2018

Porter County

Porter County Council hears of new discrepancies in secretive lease for prosecutor unit

Mark Hardwick named Superior II court magistrate

Business / Steel / Region

Differences remain between USW and Arcelor in contract talks in Pittsburgh

Trump says US Steel opening mills. Not so.

China announces $60B of US goods for tariff retaliation

Sports

Lucas Davison wins two National wrestling titles

Chesterton Girls Golf splits season opener

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Joseph and Leslie Venturella.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Michael and Kimberly Bucheit.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Family and Social Services Administration Brigitte Wood Probationary License.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Brian Black.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Charles Dunlap.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of John Wood.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Raul Otano.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing UV Petition of Jon Stefanko.pdf

Legal Notices/080318 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing UV Petition of Melissa Oestreich Somers.pdf

 

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Police

Michigan City man and juvenile charged in federal court with Portage Chase Bank robbery

Community

Dozens of local artists to exhibit at Chesterton Art Fair

Woodville Foundation sets reorganization meeting for Monday, August 6 at 6 pm

Business / Steel / Region

US Steel posts 2Q profit of 214 million

Elections

Secretary of State candidate Jim Harper blasts state Lake County precinct plan

Indiana

Indiana lawmaker haunted by 2015 Facebook messages

Sports

Girls Golf tees off season today

Obituary

John R. 'Jay' Mathias passes away in Georgia

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/080218 Beverly Shores Clerk Treasurer Notice to Taxpayers Community Crossings Grant Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/080218 Falling Waters Conservancy District Public Meetings on Second Mondays.pdf

Legal Notices/080218 Gregory Babcock Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Shinn Building and Devel Corp.pdf

 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Community

Babapaloosa music festival has global and local impact

Business / Region

ArcelorMittal posts 2nd quarter profit of $1.86 billion

NiSource tells 2Q profit of $23.2M

Environment

EPA sets public session on Great Lakes plan August 7

Police

Chase Bank robbed in Portage three suspects detained for questioning

Appeal rejected of local man who pleaded to sexual misconduct with minor

Indiana

A Hoosier community that backed Trump says no to migrant detention

Obituary

Services Saturday for William Larry Ryan, Jr.

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/080118 Porter County Storm Water Management Notice of Public Hearing Appeal of Storm Water Fee CR 625 W in Sect...

 

 

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Business / Region

Water company to spend $177M to replace customers lead lines

Community

60th annual Chesterton Art Fair at Dogwood Park August 4 and 5

Fire Department annual Street Dance Saturday

Get tickets now for Prairie Magic music festival

Folks asked to complete survey on use of Downtown

Police

ISP: Two injured in crash on I-65 in Jasper County

Obituaries

Services Thursday for Thelma L. Temple

Services Thursday for Pamela Dawn Parks

Private Services for Robert A. Carlson

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/073118 Notice to Taxpayers of Proposed Additional Appropriations City of Portage (1).pdf

 

 

Monday, July 30, 2018

Duneland Schools Board Elections

Candidate filing for 2018 Duneland School Board election now open, closes August 24

Education / Indiana

Indiana schools brace for major budget changes

Community

Local Boys and Girls Club celebrates 1000th Member

David Jones honored and remembered at 4-H Fair

Girl Scouts stress girl power in new recruitment effort

Environment / Climate Change / Weather

Science Says record heat and fires made worse by climate change

Lake Michigan / Region

Sailor's body recovered in Lake Michigan

Sports / Teens / Tech

Teen social media postings haunt professional, college sports figures

Obituary

Carle (CJ) Feher passes away

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/073018 Gregory Babcock Town of Chesterton Ordinance 2018 01 (1).pdf

 

Friday, July 27, 2018

Sports / Community

Blake Pieroni 2nd in 200 Free at swim nationals

Get in the game with YMCA 5 on 5 Men's Basketball

Register now for golf outing to benefit Chesterton-Duneland Kiwanis and YMCA

Indiana

Court affirms order blocking Indiana ultrasound abortion law

Indiana opioid summit attendees hear chilling 911 call

Police

Chase Bank refuses to release video to CPD in matter of missing wallet

Obituaries

Services August 3 in Florida for Arthur Joseph Tonner

Services Tuesday for Nancy J. Pacholke, 79

Services Saturday for Jeffery Joseph Lafata

Obituaries

Legal Notices/072718 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Public Hearing BS Changes to Town Code and Zoning Ord.pdf

Legal Notices/072718 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC American Legion Post 260 Rosewood.pdf

Legal Notices/072718 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Gil Drug Co Inc Empty Pockets Saloon.p...

 

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Sports / Community

Blake Pieroni wins National Swim title in 100 Free

Community / Police

United Way releases data on local opioid crisis

Munster doctor pleads to distribution of controlled substance in federal court

Class Reunion

Make reservations now for Class of 1988 30th Reunion

Business / Steel

Steel imports down in June

Obituary

Services Monday for Sharon Rose Sufana

 

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Town of Porter

Porter OKs kayak rental at Porter Beach

K-9 Harley receives posthumous award

Town of Chesterton

Ton thanks O'Dell; O'Dell thanks everyone else for train car operation

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor installs Little Free Library

Police

ISP: Two injured in four-vehicle crash on I-94

Crash closes West Bound Toll Road in LaPorte this a.m.

Body of woman recovered off Miller beach

Indiana

State spent $1.3M on child welfare studies then failed to act

Environment / Health

State health officials warn that tick borne disease cases are up

 

 

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Officials lambaste Frontier for work stoppage on culvert job

Town awards $1.8M bond bid to Horizon investments

Police / Emergency

Woman missing after going under in Lake Michigan in Gary

Visitor charged with attempted trafficking at Westville Correctional

Theft suspects caught on camera here; police ask for help (Photos)

Business / Economy

Warning signs rise for stock markets record setting run

Jobless rate up fractionally in June statewide, jumps in NWI

Community

Scott Mundell joins YMCA Board of Directors

Obituaries

Celebration of Life Friday for Dorothy A Zenci

John William Nowak. Ph.D passes away

Marcia Lee Navarro passes away at age 77

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/072418 Notice to Taxpayers of Proposed Additional Appropriations City of Portage (1).pdf

 

Monday, July 23, 2018

Community

Chesterton Moose hosting Road Rally July 28 for Special Olympics

Police

Charged with trespass at the Porter County Jail

ISP: Big heroin bust on Toll Road east of town

Porter County

Assessment notices to be mailed Tuesday, July 24

Indiana

AP News Guide: It is hard to remove Indiana attorney general

Indiana Department of Transportation seeking public input on long term plan

Region / Lake Michigan

Study Indiana accounts for half of all Great Lakes shipping economic activity

Report: Oil spill in Lake Michigan would cost nearly $2 billion

Elections

Jim Harper candidate for Indiana Secretary of State advocating beefed up election security

Obituary

Thomas Andrew Kredlo passes away

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/072318 Porter County Auditor Notice to Bidders PoCo Courthouse Renovation (1).pdf

 

 

Friday, July 20, 2018

Business / Steel / Region

USW says friction remains in contract talks with ArcelorMittal

Business / Community

Distinguished Woman is Bonnie Gaston; Golden Achievement to Carol Ruzic

CHS debate coach Chris Lowery honored for putting Duneland on the Map

Dewulf, Resteau, Grossbauer honored at Chamber award luncheon

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton planners skeptical of sign request at Indian Oak

Porter County

Expo center work comes in under budget

Police / Fire / Emergency

Three different drivers hit NIPSCO pole on Indiana 149 on Tuesday

Old Chesterton Fire Department engine throws differential on Broadway

Coast Guard says label kayaks and canoes to help responders

Michigan City man gets 15 years for gun and cocaine conviction

Class Reunion

CHS Class of 1970 get together is August 4

Obituary

Thomas Andrew Kredlo passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/072018 Notice of Order to Demo and Remove Unsafe Building 1009 N Calumet Ave City of Valparaiso.pdf

Legal Notices/072018 Notice to Taxpayers Additional Appropriations Porter County Auditor.pdf

 

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Environment / Lake Michigan / Indiana Dunes

National Park Service puts the brakes on revised Pavilion Partners dining plans

NPS closes portion of Glenwood Dunes Trail for NIPSCO pipeline project

Town of Porter

Porter Planners deny request to rezone single family use property

Porter BZA sets case for public hearing

Community

Gardening for good health at the Duneland YMCA

Chesterton 4-Hers readying for the Porter County Fair

Annual Porter County Fair begins today

Sports

State Park Little League team wins District 1 Championship

Obituaries

Former Porter Town Council member Joan M. Shields passes away at age 87

Robert L. Betts passes away at age 78

Services Monday for Alexandra (Sandra) Glatthorn

Celebration of Life Saturday for Betty E. Carlson

 

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Duneland School Board

Duneland School Board retains consultant for possible tax referendum

School Board honors allstar Braden Corzan and bus dispatcher Linda Esserman

Lake Michigan / Region / Environment / Police

DNR: Bystanders save girls from Lake Michigan at Michigan City

Town of Chesterton

Caboose arrives at Thomas Park today

Indiana

Lawyer attacks allegations against Indiana Attorney General Hill

Pence family gas stations left costly environmental legacy

Prosecutor in girl's 1988 killing hails genealogy databases

Indiana okays new nature preserves; mulls ban on trade of invasive plants

Obituary

Services and visitation Thursday for Lorene Anna King

 

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Duneland School Board

Duneland School Board to re-evaluate transfer student policy during private retreat

Police

1,000 lose power after NIPSCO pole downed

PCSP: Portage man attempts to disarm law enforcement officer

Community

YMCA Back to School Bash promises fun for everyone

Shirley Heinze Land Trust publishes childrenís book set in its local nature preserves

CHS grads direct star in 'Gutenberg, The Musical' Aug. 3-5, 10-12 at Art Barn

Nation / Indiana

Sen. Donnelly blasts Trump for comments made in Helsinki

Township Library

Westchester Library to revive 1.000 books initiative

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor TIF board approves up to $200k for Fire Department addition

Class Reunion

CHS Class of 1983 reunion Saturday August 4

 

 

Monday, July 16, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Ribbon cut for town's new fiber optic broadband network

Town of Porter

Town of Porter to begin paving July 19

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor finalist for federal trail grant

Business / Safety

NIPSCO gas pipelines in Westchester and Pine to be checked; expect to smell gas

Region / Roads

NIRPC seeking public comment on new transpotation plan draft

Township Library

Westchester Library to revive 1.000 books initiative

Community

Duneland Chamber finalist for Chamber of the Year

Community

Heather Augustyn will sign books at the European Market July 21

Police

Walmart in Valpo robbed on Sunday

Obituary

Effie Elda Steen passes away at age 95

William Philo Read passes away at age 52

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/071814 Porter County Ordinance No 14-10.pdf

Legal Notices/071618 Porter County Auditor Notice to Bidders PoCo Courthouse Renovation.pdf

 

Friday, July 13, 2018

Duneland Schools

Registration begins Monday for Duneland Schools

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor TIF board approves up to $200k for Fire Department addition

Burns Harbor hires new Building Commissioner

Police

Mother pleads not guilty to neglect after daughter drowns in pond

Multi-Enforcement Group in raid on Gary residence

ISP: Trucker swats at bug crashes rig on I-65 backs up traffic for hours

Great Lakes / Environment

High water levels cause damage on some of the Great Lakes

Agency seeks ways to keep fire retardants out of Great Lakes

Indiana

State collects less corporate taxes in fiscal year 2018

Obituaries

William Philo Read passes away at age 52

Celebration of Life Sunday for Christine Reno

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/071318 Blachly Tabor Bozik Hatrtman Legal Notice VLACD Proposed Increase in Meter Deposit.pdf

 

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton park superintendent directed to find site for new skate park; future of current one still in doubt

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor in talks with Porter hospital for ambulance service

Indiana

3rd woman publicly alleges Indiana attorney general groping

Board approves guidance for Indiana graduation guidelines

Environment / Indiana / Porter County

Hearing on State Park alcohol permit canceled, was set in error

Porter County

Commissioners move forward with Expo Center renovation

Community

Marjorie Ann Schultz named YMCA Senior of the Month

Class Reunion

Tickets still available for CHS Class of 1998 reunion

 

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Boxcar and caboose to be delivered to Thomas Park on July 18

Chesterton council undecided on percentage of employee raises in 2019

Porter County

Porter County sets policy for funding dainage culvert construction

Commissioners OK SEH as consultant on Mineral Springs bridge in Porter

Police

Valparaiso mother charged after her 3 year old drowns in pond

Michigan City felon with a handgun gets 12 years in prison

Business / Trade

China vows retaliation for $200 billion US tariff threat

Indiana

Special prosecutor to aid investigation of Indiana Attorney General

Indiana program to provide schools with free metal detectors

State to require ethnic studies courses be offered for high school students

Obituaries

Laura Ann Valpatic passes away at age 61

Services Thursday for Jay Lee Beschinski

Visitation and Services Thursday for Marcia Hiser, age 99

 

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Business / Steel / Labor / Region

USW ArcelorMittal seeks major concessions in contract talks

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council okays paving list for 2018

Porter County

Porter County Park Board still set on Aukiki plan

Town of Burns Harbor

Jane Jordan elected to board of Indiana municipal clerks and treasurers

Police

Former Lake County Sheriff's chief, tow operator get probation in towing scandal

Region

South Shore tells extra service for Taste of Chicago

Indiana

Soliday: Colored vehicle headlights now banned

Obituaries

Arthur Rezanka passes away

Visitation and Services Thursday for Marcia Hiser, age 99

 

Monday, July 9, 2018

Police

Hebron man dies in firework accident

Legal fireworks use in town ends today

ISP: Semi crash closes SB I-65 north of Lowell today

ISP: Three charged after road rage incident on I-65

Porter County

Porter County Park Board budget talk focus is event expenses

Indiana

Indiana attorney general says allegations false

Community

PAT Touch a Truck 2018 is Saturday at Sunset Hill Farm Park

Chamber tells winners of this year's Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, July 18

11th annual Bark in the Park on Saturday, July 14 at Thomas

Obituary

Richard Lawson passes away at age 85

 

Friday, July 6, 2018

Indiana

Indiana lawmaker comes forward to accuse Hill of groping

Indiana Department of health opens adoption records

Business / Trade / Steel

US tariffs take effect; China retaliates

US China trade war could drive prices up and growth down

Environment / Washington

Pruitt out; EPA job goes to former coal lobbyist

Obituary

Services Monday for Joseph 'Joey' Niepokoj

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/070618 Blachly Tabor Bozik Hatrtman Legal Notice VLACD Proposed Increase in Meter Deposit.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Duneland School Corporation Notice to Taxpayers of Additional Appropriations DSC General Operating Rainy...

Legal Notices/070618 Harris Welsh Lukmann Town of Chesterton Bond Sale Notice.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV McCrorie.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Central States Tower.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Jessen.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Richard and Bonita Sumney.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Terry Glovier.pdf

Legal Notices/070618 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing PUB Petition of Gary Dunlap.pdf

 

 

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Police

Porter Police urge residents to be patient in beach traffic

CFD: Cause of garage fire may have been fireworks

ISP: Rollover crash closed Toll Road for 3 hours

ISP: Five hospitalized in Toll Road crash

Business / Steel / Trade

China rejects 'blackmail' on eve of US tariff hike

Obituaries

Services Monday for Joseph 'Joey' Niepokoj

Memorial Service Friday for Douglas 'Fatty' Monroe

Shirley Mae Valovich passes away at age 87

Service and Visitation Saturdayfor Robert G. Nelson, 77

Services Monday for Ila Joan Summers

 

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Community

Tenth annual Fireworks on the Lakefront draws crowd

Rotary's Babapaloosa Music Festival coming August 5 to Sunset Hill Park

Vet tips for fireworks safety for pets

Town of Porter

Porter resident seeks answers oncommercial TIF district at beach

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor opts out of Superior Ambulance contract

Indiana

Indiana attorney general criticized over groping claims

Bosma disturbed Department of Child Services failed to act on reports

Obituary

Services Saturday for James Terrance O'Laughlin

Sue Carroll Evans Vance passes away

 

Monday, July 2, 2018

Community

MS4 kids fishing derby has record turnout

Cincoski says leave early for July 2 lakefront fireworks show

Family 4th Fest in Hawthorne Park following 4th of July parade

Police / Emergency

Porter man found dead in Valparaiso

Near drowning in Burns Harbor

DNR: Fatal ATV crash in Starke County

Don't be stupid: State Fire Marshal urges folks to use fireworks safely

Indiana

New Indiana laws ban eyeball tattoos, protect renting rights

Health / Environment

Health officials urge folks to protect themselves from mosquito bites

Business / Government / Technology

Study tests taxing cars per miles driven using GPS

Environment / Politics

Online hoax says ice map debunks global warming

Indiana / Traffic

Month long I-65 closures to snarl travel around Indy

Obituary

Services Tuesday for Shirley Jane Lutrick

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/070218 Duneland School Corporation Request for Proposal Longterm Beverage Management Services Contract.pdf

 

Friday, June 29, 2018

Porter County

After lease surprise Porter County Council to review financial obligations

Community

Get flyer first from Porter PD before trying to park for fireworks Monday

Cincoski says leave early for July 2 lakefront fireworks show

Family 4th Fest in Hawthorne Park following 4th of July parade

Business / Steel / Trade

Iron and Steel Institute releases its 2017 report

Ball State economist predicts Trump tariffs could kill jobs in Indiana

Environment / Outdoors

New path to Portage Lakefront beach replaces one destroyed by storms

Obituaries

Memorial Services Saturday for Dorothy E Barrington

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/062918 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Gelsosomo's Pizzeria CVS Pharmacy.pdf

Legal Notices/062918 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC N R Corp Nick D Fitousis.pdf

Legal Notices/062918 Harris Welsh Lukmann Town of Chesterton Bond Sale Notice.pdf

 

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Police

Beverly Shores Police seek public's help in identifying driver who hit bicyclist

Town of Chesterton

Ton: Don't dump trash into the recycling and clean recyclables

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council approves funds for 911 purchase

Northwest Indiana

South Shore 5 percent fare hike effective Sunday

Visclosky testifies that Congress lacks discipline in spending and deficit reduction

Porter County / Westchester Township / Business

NIPSCO gas line project on Furnessville Road

Obituaries

Services Monday for Betty M. Peterson, 83

Visitation Saturday for Judith Ann Waugh, age 71

 

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Community

Corrected: Family 4th Fest to kick off with Lions Club breakfast and parade

Town of Porter

Residential property in Porter Beach TIF district, property owner protests

Town of Chesterton

Frontier's failure to move fiber optic line delaying East Porter Avenue culvert project

Schools / Police

School maintenance custodial staff learn how to Stop the Bleed

Region

Indiana Chamber gives Soliday a 97 percent voting score

Visclosky speaks on House floor on defense bill

 

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Community

Family 4th Fest to kick off with Lions Club breakfast and parade

Town of Chesterton

South Calumet Road repave is complete, another gas leak on North Calumet Road

Cincoski tells days and hours of legal use of fireworks in town

Council OKs $1.8M bond for roadwork

Police

Westchester boy missing overnight found safe today

Silver Alerts to include missing, endangered child category July 1

Indiana / Nation

Senator Donnelly's Right to Try bill signed into law by President Donald Trump

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/062618 Porter County Commissioners Notice to Bidders PoCo Expo Center Renovation.pdf

 

Monday, June 25, 2018

Porter County

Porter County officials ask: Why are taxpayers on the hook for above-market-value lease in Valpo?

Chesterton High School

CHS Speech and Debate places 9 students at Nationals

Town of Burns Harbor / Community

Burns Harbor European Market on the Square from 5 to 9 pm Wednesday

Police

ISP: Motorcyclist dies in crash on I-94

ISP: Unbuckled child ejected from vehicle on I-65

Firefighters use chain saw to rescue truck driver from woods

Business / Steel

Steel pipe company CEOs seek waivers from Trump tariff

USS names Daniel Killeen to GM at Gary Works

Obituary

Services Wednesday for Leland K. Albertson, 88

 

 

Friday, June 22, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council to hold public hearing Monday on $1.8M bond issue

Indiana

Indiana to see 1 cent gas tax increase

Suit challenges Indiana abortion laws

Holcomb praises online sales tax ruling

Environment

Trump scraps policy protecting oceans and Great Lakes

Flooding shuts down Chicago train line

Indiana / Health / Business / Elections

Donnelly responds to projected spikes in premiums in health insurance market

Obituary

Ransom Johnson, Jr. passes away

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/062218 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Town of Chesterton One Point Eight Million Funds for the Projec...

 

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Police / Fire

Retired K-9 partner Harley passes after brief illness

Man gets 19 years for attempting trafficking of minor in NWI sex tourism case

Gary man gets 11 years for robbery of wireless store

One critically injured after personal watercraft collide off Whiting Beach

Business / Economy / Taxes

Supreme Court rules states can mandate sales tax on internet shoppers

Porter County

County gets $320K worth of good news on cost of capital improvements

Commissioners approve new 911 phone system, body cams for sheriffs police

Commissioners map cooperation between street and drainage departments

Business / Trade

Indiana Governor Holcomb voices concern to Pence over Trump tariffs

Lawmakers rip tariffs enacted in name of national security

Environment

Study: Plastic will pile up in wake of China ban

Weather

Last 7 weeks historically wet in Chicago

Obituary

Services Monday for Erma L. Seymour

 

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Community

Benefit at Leroy's June 24 to aid Joan Upton in battle against cancer

CHS Alumna Dr Emily Haas, research scientist, is honored

Town of Chesterton

Utility board told of new sinkhole on West Morgan

Stormwater board eyes bonus for Jennifer Gadzala

Police

South Haven man charged with child molesting and rape

Indiana

Indiana Senator Young cosponsors Protect Kids and Parents Act

Region

Son of ex-township trustee gets probation in NWI corruption case

Environment

Audubon has tips for folks who find fledging baby birds

Region

Petition asks CTA to install blue lights to prevent suicide

Sports

Girls Lacrosse pickup games begin tonight

 

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Community

Benefit June 24 to aid Joan Upton in battle against cancer

Police

Dies in accident off Indiana 49 in Liberty

PCSP officer fired then charged with exposing himself to woman

CFD: Blazing semi fire closes Eastbound I-94 in Pine

Toilet at Zona Sanctuary damaged by firework

Economy

State jobless rate stable in May but inches up here in NWI

Class Reunion

Deadline July 20 for Class of 1968 50th reunion

Obituaries

Services Friday for Earl Edgar Meneely, Jr., age 100

Services Friday for Lillian Laverne Swickard, 87

Benjamin Bolton passes away at age 89

Marjorie Ruth Kietzman passes away at age 95

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/061918 Porter County Commissioners Notice to Bidders PoCo Expo Center Renovation.pdf

 

Monday, June 18, 2018

Police

CPD salary raises praised as 47 apply for patrol officer position

CPD to field new K9 partner, 'Maverick'

ISP: Motorcyclist injured in crash on I-94 in Lake

Four dead in crash blamed on wrong way driver

Community

Duneland YMCA swim lessons create strong confident swimmers

Indiana

Indiana to study interstate tolling

Consultant: 'Culture of fear' dominates child welfare agency

Region

Winter flood victims have until July 5 to apply for FEMA disaster assistance

Obituary

Memorial Visitation Saturday for Daniel Alan Hager

 

Friday, June 15, 2018

Community

Apply to march in 4th of July parade in Porter

Porter County Salvation Army saying goodbye to Majors Kim and Jon Welch

Fewer US teens smoke, do drugs or drink . . .milk

Region

Ride the South Shore Saturday for narrated tour of its history

Leopard cubs endangered in wild born at Brookfield Zoo

Construction proceeds on East Chicago Cline Avenue Bridge

Westchester Library

Credit and debit card payments still in the works at WPL

Business

Trump orders US tariffs on $50 Billion in Chinese imports

Microsoft follows Amazon in pursuit of stores without workers

Obituary

Bob Dillingham passes away at age 67

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061518 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Town of Chesterton One Point Eight Million Funds for the Projec...

Legal Notices/061518 NICTD Request for Bidders Track Stabilizer.pdf

Legal Notices/061518 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers Proposed Additional Appropriations.pdf

Legal Notices/061518 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DW Stonebridge.pdf

Legal Notices/061518 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing PP Stonebridge.pdf

Legal Notices/061518 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing Rezone FWA Development.pdf

 

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Community

Register kids now for free fishing derby in Porter

Learn the hidden signs of substance abuse in FYSB workshop on July 10

Red Cross sets missing types campaign; donation opportunities in Duneland

Experts warn protections for preexisting health conditions at risk

NIPSCO grant for nonprofit safety programs

Weather

Potentially hazardous heat likely for Chicago this weekend

Indiana

Health experts urge Indiana to increase public health funds

Elections

20 percent of Indiana voters cast ballots in May primary

Region

Visclosky addresses issues in FY 2019 Defense Appropriations Act

Sports

Title hopes slip away from Davis at state golf meet

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061418 Blachly Tabor Bozik Hartman Notice to Taxpayers Twin Creeks Conservancy District Add Approp.pdf

Legal Notices/061418 Town of Porter Notice to Taxpayers Resolution Porter Redevelopmet Commission.pdf

 

 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Town of Porter

Johnson Inn TIF district clears hurdle at Porter Town Council

Town of Chesterton

Correction: East Porter Avenue to close Monday for a month

Council asked to take a stand in support of nonpartisan redistricting

Chesterton Town Council endorses alcohol permit for gastro-style pub

Sports

CHS Mitch Davis leads IHSAA Golf State Finals after Day 1

Obituaries

Visitation and Services Saturday for Patricia A. Jones

Services Friday for Mary Lucille Davis

 

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Town pursues $1.8M bond issue for road and sidewalk repairs

Correction: East Porter Avenue closure begins Monday

Porter County

County storm water board delays ruling on Pine Township wetland

Police

CPD: Bullet or BB fired at home on West Porter Ave

Community

CHS grad Kyle Bartolini is 2018 ACE Award winner

Business

US steel shipments down in April but up over year ago

Obituaries

Services Wednesday for Shirley L. Skeds

Visitation and Services Saturday for Patricia A. Jones

Celebration of Life June 13 for Bobby Lee Yaus 28

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/061218 Porter County Plan Commission Minor Subdivision Legal Notice Petition of Brian Piszro.pdf

 

 

Monday, June 11, 2018

Town of Burns Harbor

Haglund Road trail route eyed at Burns Harbor RDC

Community

Fundraiser to benefit Jessica Lawson Thursday, June 14 at St. Patrick

67th annual Chesterton Woman's Club Art Show underway at Art Center

Porter County

Sunset Hill Park grain bin education center moves ahead

Elections

Federal judge blocks Indiana voter registration law

Police

Two charged in shooting of ATF agent in Gary

Sports

Chesterton Baseball falls 5-3 at Semistate

Controversial baseball semistate call leaves questions

Obituaries

Services Wednesday for Beverly J. Miller

Christine Reno passes away at age 54

 

Friday, June 8, 2018

Environment

Bald Eagles and blue heron: Public asked to support Pine township wetland facing destruction

Bird Sanctuary gazebo donated by Dunbar Family Foundation

Porter County

Porter County Park board mulls funding to catch up with maintenance backlog

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council to consider $1.8M bond Monday for roadway paving

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor Town Council tells paving plans

Chesterton High School

Three CHS seniors are college sponsored National Merit Scholarship winners

Community

Hats Off to Lil and Chuck Swickard is celebration of commitment to community

Fundraiser to benefit Jessica Lawson Thursday, June 14 at St. Patrick

Class Reunions

CHS Class of 1973 reunion RSVP reminder

Sports

Mitch Davis advances to state; CHS Boys golf finishes 4th at Regional

Seen and Heard: Jack Campbell colors hair for Semistate

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing SEV Petitin of Triad Development LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Duneland Chamber of Commerce Notice Applied for DNR Permit for Fireworks.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 IDEM Notice of Open Burning Approval 1050 S 11th St.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 NICTD Request for Bidders Track Stabilizer.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Charles and Pamela Mote.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of James Gasvoda.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Ryan Pendowski.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Steve and Sandra Pierce.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing DSV Petition of Douglas and Gina Gilliam.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing UV Petition of Bigasco LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public Hearing UV Petition of Gary Jorgensen Jr.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Porter County Plan Commission Notice of Public HEaring UV Petition of Richard Dacey.pdf

Legal Notices/060818 Town of Burns Harbor Notice of Public Hearing BH Sanitary Board Amendments to Table 15 4 and Sewer Ord.p...

 

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor facing hefty ambulance service cost hike

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board honors four staff standouts

Porter County

30 year employee cuts ribbon at opening of new Porter County plaza

Town of Chesterton

Holly Jackson trash can art another step toward beautifying the Downtown

Park Board OKs selfie wall at Dogwood restroom

Northwest Indiana

Illinois appellate court upholds ruling in Illiana toll road lawsuit

Visclosky Buy America clause OKed in committee

Police

Motorcyclist clocked at 135 mph on I-94 in Lake County

Sports

Tyler Vore named to motocross Team USA

Obituary

Last Wizard of Oz Munchkin Jerry Maren dies

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/060718 Blachly Tabor Bozik Hartman Notice to Taxpayers Twin Creeks Conservancy District Add Approp.pdf

Legal Notices/060718 Harris Welsh Lukmann Beverly Shores Town Council Ordinance No 2018 01.pdf

 

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Duneland Schools

A lot has changed in 10 years: Study predicts enrollment drop for Duneland schools

CHS' Stento named National Athletic Trainer of the Year

Town of Chesterton

Boxcar and caboose could be on site in Thomas Park June 30

Valpo car buffs interested in Chesterton Cruise Night

Community

Summer Safety Fest, Concert and Movie this Friday at Hawthorne Park

2018 Election

Steel Union leaders gather here to back Senator Joe Donnelly

Environment / Indiana Dunes / Region

Public urged to oppose banquet center in Marquette Plan comments

Health / Economy / Nation

Trustees report warns Medicare to be insolvent in only 8 years

 

 

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

2018 Elections

Apply now with party chairs to fill general election ballot vacancies

Candidate filing for Duneland School Board opens July 25

Police

Two local men charged with Friday robbery of Speedy Mart

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board names new elementary principals, meets new teachers

Town of Chesterton

Town recognizes crowd-funding donors for Thomas Park boxcar restrooms

Indiana

Government adding 4 more US prosecutors in northern Indiana

Study says gun removal law reduces suicides in Indiana

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS has 12 honored as Academic All State

Class Reunions

CHS Class of 1998 plans 20th reunion

CHS class of 1978 to hold reunion

Obituaries

Services Thursday for Patricia M. Groff Johnson

Services Friday for Leonard E. Jankowski, Jr.

 

Monday, June 4, 2018

Chesterton High School Sports

Corzan wins state title in the 400; Raffin medals

Trojans rally late to win Regional Baseball Championship

CHS beats Lake Central in Regional baseball semifinals

Chesterton Boys Golf wins Sectional title; Davis takes medalist honors

Bullock 9th at Girls State Track Finals

Police

ISP: Trucker crashes rig on I65 during sneezing fit

ISP: Two hurt in 3 vehicle crash on I 94 in Lake County

ISP: Charged after pursuit on Toll Road

Indiana / Politics

Indiana GOP divided over marriage question

Obituaries

Keith Pomeroy passes away at age 77

Services Wednesday for Floyd E. Briggs

 

Friday, June 1, 2018

Duneland Schools

Chesterton High School graduates Class of 2018

Duneland Schools announce Perfect Attendance students

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Boys win Duneland Conference All Sports title

Police

Speedy Mart on Broadway robbed at gunpoint today

Warning from the sheriff: Stranger in pickup truck offers ride to 13 year old girl

Community / Town of Porter

Porter park department tells summer programs

Community

Concert for our Lives to end school gun violence on Sunday

Indiana

Father sues Indiana child services over son's death

Obituary

Mark Brunsvold passes away at age 49

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/060118 Town of Kouts 2013 Chevy Impala for Sale.pdf

Legal Notices/060118 Town of Porter Notice of Public Hearing Cedit Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/060118 NICTD Request for Bidders NICTD Aerial Bucket Truck.pdf

Legal Notices/060118 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Stamper Properties Aberdeen.pdf

Legal Notices/060118 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Franklin House Buffalo Wild Wings.pdf

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

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