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Tuesday, December 18, 2018


Two Chicago Police officers die when struck by South Shore train

Former PCSP deputy sentenced to 15 months for wire fraud

Community / Business / Steel

ArcelorMittal grants benefit the Duneland Y, PC Parks Foundation, and BGC

Youth, Families, Education

Child abuse climbs after Friday report cards, study says


CHS Girls fall at Kankakee Valley


Private services for Edith Joyce Owens

Celebration of Life for Teresa J. Weekley Thursday


Monday, December 17, 2018

Porter County

Porter County may face lawsuit over disputed lease for child support office


Tree falls on and kills Jackson Township man

Chesterton officers Miersma, DeJesus and Palleson honored

Township Libraries

Former homebound coordinators address Westchester Library board

Library has new children's department manager


CHS Boys Hoops remains undefeated

Defending State Champion gymnasts open season with win

Trojan Wrestlers 5-0 at Munster Super Duals

Chesterton Girls Baksetball falls 51-42 to Valpo


Service Wednesday for Perry' Bill' William Ratliff


Friday, December 14, 2018

Police / Elections / Porter County

Indiana Secretary of State, State Board of Accounts and State Police investigating Porter County election snafus

Duneland Schools

CHS Debate team plays host to debaters from two states

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor council approves raises for Town employees


Pilot identified in fatal crash at airport


Services Monday for Wendell D. Sisco, 72

Memorial Service Tuesday for Mary Madeline Rhoda-Brush

Family Remembrance Tuesday for Robert Mottinger, age 70

Memorial Service Monday for Richard C. Michaels

Services Friday for Dennis L. Valade, age 72

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/121418 NICTD Request for Bidders Culvert Construction.pdf

Legal Notices/121418 NICTD Request for Bidders US 20 Construction.pdf

Legal Notices/121418 Porter County Auditor Annual Tax Abatement Report.pdf


Thursday, December 13, 2018

Police / Fire / Porter County

Fatal crash at Porter County Regional Airport

Town of Burns Harbor

Set in stone: Burns Harbor TIF board discusses marking trails

Porter County

County highway department working on asset management


Split CHS speech team has excellent showing at two events


Sons of Norway invites public to Christmas Party Friday


Indiana GOP leaders say money tight for next budget

USS Indianapolis bill passes US House


Blake Pieroni wins 200 Free World title

CHS Wrestlers fall at Merrillville


Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Porter County

Porter County enters multi district lawsuit against opioid manufacturers

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Fire Local 4600 wants a meeting with the Town Council

Town of Porter

Porter Fire Department seeking volunteers

Porter Fire Department responds to stove fire at Orchard Apartments


Pelath to lead Kankakee River Basin Commission


Trojan Boys Hoops beat East Chicago Central 56-46

Trojan Girls beat Valpo 135-51

Chesterton Boys Swim beats Valpo 146-39


Memorial visitation Saturday for Eric Randall Sabin, 73


Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Duneland Schools

CMS teacher under investigation resigns

School board to name interim superintendent

Town of Chesterton

Stone Meadows developer speaks against plan for neighboring property

Town Council OKs County Animal Control contract

Leaf collection to continue through the end of the week


Post Office: Protect your holiday packages from being stolen from your front porch


PCSP: Possible meth lab found in Portage Twp


Olympic swimmer and CHS grad Blake Pieroni heads to China


Monday, December 10, 2018

Porter County

County Park Board hears citizens' plea for land buy in Center Township


Foreign steel imports down 15 percent in October


Representative Soliday receives committee assignments


Trojan Boys Basketball beats Roosevelt 60-37

Trojan Boys Swim wins Homestead Invitational

CHS Girls Swim 2nd at Homestead Invite

Chesterton Wrestlers 3rd at Zionsville Invite

CHS Girls Hoops falls 56-50 in overtime


Services Saturday for Carol Brendza, age 75

Delphine 'Sue' McLaughlin passes away at age 74


Friday, December 7, 2018


Appeals court ruling stands in Upper Deck murder


YMCA Early Learning Academy is helping build the future

Porter County Government

Tourism awards promotion grants totaling $48,750


Holcomb holding off on Indiana teacher pay and preschool boost

Indiana Senator Young coauthors resolution holding Saudi prince accountable


Seth Conway named Allstate All American

Trojan Girls handle Bishop Noll 105-41

Chesterton Boys cruise past Bishop Noll 142-17


Services Tuesday for Marian S. Cheney

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/120718 CCSK Law Notice of Application for Tax Deed 1955 Wells Street.pdf

Legal Notices/120718 Gregory Babcock Notice of Public Hearing Petition of JVJ Development LLC.pdf


Thursday, December 6, 2018

Duneland Schools

Tribune takes a look at Duneland Schools enrollment and capacity

Westchester Library

Changes to Westchester Library homebound program clarified


Police probe two threats to Portage High School


Trojan Wrestlers pin Crown Point 33-28

CHS Girls fall to Plymouth 52-37

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/120618 Lakeside Renovations LLC Town of Porter Legal Notice DSV Filed by Lakeside Renovations LLC.pdf


Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools Superintendent Bolinger retires

CHS Speech team competes at Bradley University

Porter County

Guest Commentary: Porter County Commissioners explain animal control policy

Environment / Lake Michigan

Portage and Ogden Dunes beaches reopened after unknown USS discharges into Burns ditch

Town of Chesterton

Public may apply for position of Assistant Chesterton Park Superintendent


Mistletoe Markets rain date Saturday in Chamber parking lot


Lawmakers critical of Holcombs 1B toll road deal


Deceased man in Valpo parking lot may have fallen from water tower

Skeletal remains near hospital identified as Portage woman


CHS Girls Swim beats Michigan City 140-41


Services Friday for Nicholas W. Appelman

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/120518 Olthof Homes Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Larry D Wright.pdf


Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Duneland Schools

Retiring School Board member Mike Trout praised for 28 years of service

School Board introduces new Student Resource Officer


Toys for Tots and Duneland Y partner to help kids at Christmas


Services Thursday for Raymond J. Carnes, 98

Services Friday for David Alexander Penfold

Dorothy A. Lenburg passes away at age 87


Monday, December 3, 2018

Town of Chesterton

Planners approve primary plat for double hotel project

Porter County

Apply for County commission and board seats by December 15


Postal Service tells deadlines for overseas military diplomatic holiday mailings


Soliday to chair house committee on utilities energy and telecommunications


DNR: Expect to see coyotes this winter


CHS Boys Basketball improves to 3-0 overall

Chesterton Girls win Hall of Fame title

Trojan Boys Swim wins Hall of Fame title

Trojan Girls drop 2nd straight game 50-47


Services Wednesday for Barbara A. Steindler, age 56

Celebration of Life for Lilah Louise Ling, age 75

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/120318 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC American Legion Post 502 Gelsosomos.pdf

Legal Notices/120318 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC American Legion Post 94 Speedway.pdf

Legal Notices/120318 NICTD Request for Bidders NICTD Ties.pdf

Legal Notices/120318 Town of Burns Harbor Council Ordinance 287 2018.pdf


2018 Porter County Election Results

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