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Monday, November 30, 2020

Virus Surge

6 more Porter County residents die

Indiana teacher and substitute shortage worsened by virus

Duneland Schools report nine new COVID cases

State reports 21003 new cases over the holiday; 187 additional deaths

Community / Environment

Zella Olson honored by Porter County Izaak Walton League

Indiana

School funding issue persists as lawmakers prepare to reconvene

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 3 CHS Wrestlers win opener

No. 3 Trojan boys swim team routs Northridge

No. 6 CHS Girls edge No 3 Northridge

Obituary

Dolores M. Spargur passes away at age 68

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/113020 PoCo Hwy 1.pdf

Legal Notices/113020 PoCo Hwy 2.pdf

Legal Notices/113020 PoCo Hwy 3.pdf

Legal Notices/113020 Valpo Schls Not to Bidders paving.pdf

 

Friday, November 27, 2020

Town of Chesterton

BZA approves sign variances for ALDI

Virus Surge

Three more Porter County residents die of COVID

Indiana reports 63 additional deaths; upgrades Porter County to Orange

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS boys swim team to open season Saturday

Trojan girls win Duneland Conference basketball opener

Obituaries

Armando Martinez passes away at age 69

David Laurant Montreuil passes away

Patsy Carol Hanson passes away at age 66

Private Memorial Service for Richard L. Henderson, 77

Joe Borkowski passes away at age 77

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/112720 AlchBev American Legion.pdf

Legal Notices/112720 AlchBev PoCo EXPO CENTER.pdf

 

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town opts not renew contract with Firefighters union, sets oversight panel

Chesterton Engine 510 a total loss

Virus Surge

Seven more die in Porter County; hospitalizations soar

Indiana reports 104 additional COVID deaths

27 veterans die in virus outbreak at VA home

Duneland Schools reports four new COVID cases

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council meets virtually for business as usual

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls swim team blows out Merrillville

Obituaries

Private services for Everette C. Cales, 90

Private services for Charles Trembly, 42

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/112520 ValpoSchools not to bidders.pdf

 

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town Council names new Town Manager, Dave Cincoski

Virus

Duneland Schools report 13 new COVID cases

Indiana cases top 300,000

Porter County Health Department offers guidance for safe Thanksgiving

New COVID cases in Porter County total 216

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS announces Fall Scholar Athlete Award winners

Obituaries

Private services for James "Jim" Anton Thorstad, Sr.

Services in Florida for Sharilyn K. Bratcher-Smith

Private services Wednesday for Shirley (Wardyn) Kosmatka

 

Monday, November 23, 2020

Virus Takes Grim Toll in Porter County

Porter County has deadliest 48 hours; 14 virus deaths reported Friday and Saturday

State reports 20,000 new cases over the weekend

Duneland School active COVID cases drop to 31

Indiana / Business / Environment

Soliday energy task force releases report highlights. Critics say Indiana report could lead to coal bailout

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls basketball team overcomes South Central

Obituaries

Private services for Michael Edward Boo

Private family service for Lenora Arabelle Breitzke 91

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/112320 Valpo Schools Not to bidders.pdf

 

Friday, November 20, 2020

Chesterton High School Sports

Bowser and Sabedra earn top state honors in soccer

Community

No Twilight Parade this year; look for Santa in your neighborhood Saturday, November 28

Post Office says mail holiday packages and cards early this season

Town of Chesterton

Public hearing set on Springdale PUD Phase I replat

BZA to meet by Zoom on Tuesday, November 24

Virus Surge

CDC pleads with Americans to avoid Thanksgiving travel

Duneland School COVID cases drop to 47

73rd COVID death in Porter County

Indiana reports 59 more virus deaths; ICU bed space still under pressure

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/112020 NICTD bridge engineering.pdf

 

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS shuts down boys basketball programs, changes sports policies

Virus Surges Here

Indiana health leaders warn COVID-19 overwhelming hospital care

State reports 60 additional deaths; ICU bed space under pressure

Duneland Schools report 51 active COVID cases

Porter County reports 146 new cases, record hospitalizations

More Indiana counties listed at highest coronavirus risk

Police / Fire / Emergency

One airlifted after semi rear ends car on Indiana 49

Obituaries

Service and visitation Saturday for Robert 'Bob' P. Kerns

Services Saturday for Michael J. Lemmons, Sr

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/111920 Town of BH Ord. 301 2020.pdf

 

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Virus Surges Here

Schools to stop multiple virus emails and update dashboard daily

COVID19 claims another Porter County life

Indiana virus deaths top 5,000

Community

Chesterton author Dan Coffman releases 'The Coming'; Buckle up, it's gonna be a wild read

Town of Chesterton

DLZ now surveying for 1050 ditch project

Chesterton Police Rx takeback a big success

Utility reports drop in past due accounts

Chesterton High School Sports

Campbell wins 400th; Trojan Girls blast Morton

 

 

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Virus Surges Here

Duneland Schools to transition into all remote learning

Another death in Porter County; hospitalizations jump by nearly 50 percent

Statewide: 5,218 new cases; 26 more deaths

Community

Duneland Garden Club stays active in spite of Covid19

Calumet Masonic Lodge offers chili mac dinner Wednesday, November 18

Indiana Legislature

COVID19 school turmoil, teacher pay face Indiana lawmakers

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls basketball team set for home opener

 

Monday, November 16, 2020

Virus Surges Here

COVID surge pushes Porter County into the Red

Another virus death reported in Porter County

All Town of Chesterton meetings to go remote

44 active virus cases in Duneland Schools

Face masks still required on South Shore trains; mask optional car discontinued

Indiana cases top 250,000; more than 8,000 reported Saturday alone

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Girls Basketball wins opener

Boys Tennis announces award winners

Obituary

Penny Witte celebration of life postponed due to Covid19

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/111620 PoCo highway Bituminous.pdf

Legal Notices/111620 PoCo Highway limestone slag.pdf

Legal Notices/111620 PoCo Highway Liquid bituminous.pdf

 

Friday, November 13, 2020

Local History / Business / Town of Porter

First State Bank of Porter celebrates 100 years

Virus / Porter County

Two more deaths; Porter County swamped by new cases

Virus / Schools

46 active cases in Duneland Schools

More Indiana schools move online as COVID19 spread spikes

Virus / Indiana

Statewide single day new case record shattered; ICU bed availability falling

No face mask rule for Indiana lawmakers despite virus spread

Westchester Library

Library Board unanimously OKs sick employee support

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls swim team opens with convincing win

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/111320 NICTD bridge proposers.pdf

 

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Virus

Somber holiday as virus takes toll on veterans

Indiana reinstating some virus limits as risk spreads

Statewide: Singe day new-case record; hospitalizations still spiking

New cases in Porter County total 188

44 active cases in Duneland Schools

Obituary

Services Friday for David Ross "Dave" Deardurff

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/111220 Chesterton Public Hrg John Doyle .pdf

Legal Notices/111220 Chesterton Public Hrg Whitenack.pdf

 

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town Council agrees to seek Indiana Main Street designation for Downtown

Virus

County reports record hospitalizations and the 67th death from Covid19 virus

State surge continues with 4879 cases and 67 deaths

40 active cases in Duneland Schools

Police

Secret Service responds to possible threat here

Obituary

Richard Dale Feitshans passes away at age 89

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/111120 DSC Not to bidders Radio system.pdf

Legal Notices/111120 NICTD Req for bidders double track.pdf

 

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton needs you apply now for board seats

Town Council re-ups Chesterton compost site agreement with county

Community / Environment

Veterans and Gold Star families to have free access to national parks thanks to Indiana Dunes National Park employee

Virus

Another death in county and hospitalizations rise

State reports 4,213 new cases and 2,147 hospitalizations

42 active cases in the Duneland Schools

Virus spiking in US nursing homes through community spread

Chesterton High School Sports

State Champion CHS Boys Soccer team names award winners

Girls Cross Country announces year-end award winners

Obituary

Celebration of Life Saturday for Helena Ann Royko, 43

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/2020 Porter County Tax Sale 102720.pdf

Legal Notices/110320 town of Chesterton refuse&recycling.pdf

 

Monday, November 9, 2020

Virus

Two more C19 deaths in Porter County; hospitalizations climbing

Virus / Indiana

Indiana sets one day case record; hospitalization records also set, again; cases top 200,000

Indiana seeks retired health care workers for COVID19 help

Fight looms over limiting Indiana governor's emergency power

Virus / Schools

Thirty active virus cases in Duneland Schools

Chesterton High School Sports

Three CHS athletes earn Duneland Conference MVP honors

Volleyball announces awards winners

CHS Football falls in Sectional final

Obituary

Celebration of Life Saturday for Helena Ann Royko, 43

 

Friday, November 6, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Park Board okays RFP for Coffee Creek Park design

Virus

Forty active C19 cases now in the Duneland Schools

Another virus death in county, another single day new case record

Indiana shatters virus case record; hospitalization records set again

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls golf program honors athletes

CHS girls soccer awards announced

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/110620 Po Co Not to Taxpayers Addl Approp.pdf

 

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Business

ArcelorMittal posts net loss of $261 million in 3Q

Virus

Two more C19 deaths in Porter County

State sets more records for new cases and hospitalizations; Porter County downgraded

Active Duneland Schools cases total 30

No Indiana COVID19 policy changes post election, Holcomb says

Legal Notices

Father James W. Meade passes away

Memorial Service November 15 for Mary Veronica Whybrew

Services Wednesday, November 11 for Maxine Margaret Rankin

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/110520 Town of Chesterton recycling.pdf

 

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

2020 Elections

Porter County 2020 Final Unofficial Election Results.pdf

Tim McGinty wins seat on Duneland School Board

Porter County Republicans won big on Tuesday

What brought Dunelanders to the polls yesterday

Biggs defends North Commissioner seat

Blaney defends South Commissioner seat

Bozak, Brickner and Graham win County Council seats

Clean sweep for Republicans in Porter County judicial races

Virus

Two more deaths in Porter County; most hospitalizations yet

Most hospitalizations reported in Indiana since pandemic began

Obituaries

Forrest Vann Peterson passes away at age 92

Memorial Service Friday for Mildred Ann 'Millie' Markley

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/110420 DSC radio system proj.pdf

Legal Notices/110420 NICTD double track demo.pdf

 

2020 Election Candidates

2020 Final Unofficial Election Results.pdf

Moffett and McGinty vie for at-large Duneland School Board seat

6 vie for 3 At-Large seats on Porter County Council

South Commissioner race: Laura Blaney faces challenge from Fred Martin

North Commissioner race Biggs faces challenge from Lombardini

Three way race for 1st District seat in the US House: Mrvan ,Leyva and Strauss

9th District House Pat Boy defends seat against Dion Bergeron

State House 4 Ed Soliday defends seat against Deb Porter

DeBoer and Peters vie to be county's top judge

Superior Court 4 Judge David Chidester faces challenge from Christopher Buckley

Matt Soliday and Mike Fish vie to be Porter Superior Court 1 judge

Indiana attorney general candidates split over virus powers

Court stops 10 day extension of Indiana absentee ballots

Indiana race opens up after attorney general's troubles

 

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

2020 Elections

Porter County reports voting smooth despite waits

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board recognizes athletic and academic achievement

Virus

Porter County sets another one day new-case record: 157 on Monday

Indiana reports 9372 new virus cases Saturday through Monday

Active Duneland Schools cases total 27

Obituaries

Services Thursday for William James Dishman, 57

Private Services for Carole R Armiger, 82

Janet Lynn Poortinga passes away

DuWayne Miller passes away at age 74

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/110320 town of Kouts chevy impala.pdf

Legal Notices/110320 town of Chesterton refuse&recycling.pdf

Legal Notices/110320 NICTD PTC system lab.pdf

Legal Notices/2020 Porter County Tax Sale 102720.pdf

 

Monday, November 2, 2020

2020 Elections

Indiana’s 1.5M plus early votes expected to delay results

Porter County Candidate List

Duneland polling places for in person voting Tuesday

Virus

2 more deaths in county; daily and weekly case records set; active cases top 1,000

Seven more positive C19 tests in the schools 74 total cases to date

Porter County Commissioners urge vigilance amidst C19 surge

Police / Fire

Over-odorized natural gas keeps CFD busy on Saturday

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Soccer wins State Championship

Biel wins Cato Mental Attitude Award in state soccer tourney

CHS Football beats Penn 20-14 in Sectional opener

Chesterton Boys XC finishes 17th at State

Trojan Girls XC struggles at State

Obituaries

Visitation Tuesday for Betty A. (Flatz) Babcock

DuWayne Miller passes away at age 74

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/11220 DuneAcres Not to bidders.pdf

Legal Notices/11220 DA Not to bidders Kawasaki.pdf

Legal Notices/11220 Bev Shores Not of Public Hearing.pdf

 

Friday, October 30, 2020

Virus

Another COVID death in Porter County and another one day record set

8 more cases in Duneland Schools

Indiana reports 3,205 new cases

Community

Chesterton Police: Make your Halloween a safe one

Town of Porter

Corrected: Porter BZA orders Johnson Inn work

Business

US Steel loses $234M in 3Q

Longtime Workforce Center president Woloshansky to retire

IDEM to take public comment on Areclors wastewater discharge permit renewal

Obituaries

Visitation Tuesday for Betty A. (Flatz) Babcock

DuWayne Miller passes away at age 74

Services Saturday for Claire Louise Montgomery

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/10302020 ATC sementos.pdf

Legal Notices/10302020 ATC speedway.pdf

Legal Notices/10302020 BH Not to taxpayers.pdf

Legal Notices/10302020 BH Public Hrng Addl Approp.pdf

Legal Notices/10302020 City of Portage Bonds.pdf

 

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Virus

Health officials: Indiana may get COVID vaccine by mid to late November

County hospitalizations spike; another death

State reports 1 day record of 3,649 cases

53 Indiana counties labeled higher risk for COVID19

Duneland Schools / Virus

Two more CHS students test positive; 59 total cases to date

Region

Ground broken South Shore extension in Lake County

Obituaries

Services Monday for Anna L. Clendaniel, 88

Services Tuesday for James Warren Johnson

Michael Mike P. Wilson passes away at age 66

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/102920 Town Chesterton Not to bidders,refuse,recycling.pdf

 

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Duneland Schools / Virus

Duneland Schools admin believes C19 mitigation measures are working

2020 Election

Indiana governor won't back mandatory COVID19 vaccine

Towns of Chesterton and Porter

Chesterton fiber optic network connects to Porter

Porter County / Environment / Roads

IDEM invites public input on Brummitt Bridge project

Virus

State reports 2587 new cases and 33 deaths

Indiana

Indiana receives 10 year extension of Healthy Indiana Plan

Three Indiana hospital systems say racism is a public health crisis

CHS Sports

Weekend athletic tickets on sale for sectional and state championships

CHS Girls Golf announces season honors

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/10282020 Town of Porter BZA David Rogers.pdf

 

 

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Town of Porter

Porter BZA orders Johnson Inn work

Town of Chesterton

Town Council hears challenges of recycling operation

Region

Construction to begin South Shore West Lake Corridor line

Virus

Porter County reports 83 new C19 cases

State reports 51 deaths and 2,062 cases

Few Duneland Schools C19 cases connected to classroom transmission, county says

Franciscan tightens visitation policy as virus surges

Police

High speed pursuit begins on Indiana 49 and ends in Merrillville

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/2020 Porter County Tax Sale 102720.pdf

Legal Notices/102720 NICTD PTC systems Lab.pdf

 

Monday, October 26, 2020

Virus

Surge: Another death in a county nursing home

 

Five more virus cases in the Duneland Schools

Indiana provides first look at COVID19 vaccination plans

2020 Elections

Tribune tells election deadlines

Record 1M plus Indiana voters requested early ballots

Chesterton High School Sports

Three Semistate Championships in on day

CHS Boys Soccer secures state berth behind wild comeback

Chesterton Girls win 1st Semistate since 1995

Trojan Boys make it happen at Semistate

Obituaries

Memorial Service Thursday for Brenda Sue Brueckheimer, 59

Visitation Thursday for Florence M. (Neubauer) Evans

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/102620 Dune Acres kawasaki mule.pdf

Legal Notices/102620 Hebron variance hector moreta.pdf

Legal Notices/102620 NICTD switch machines.pdf

Legal Notices/102620 NICTD turnouts.pdf

 

Friday, October 23, 2020

Virus

Three more virus deaths in Porter County; single day new case record shattered

2 Duneland students test positive Thursday

Indiana reports daily high of nearly 3,000 new cases

2020 Elections

Indiana governor hopefuls name education picks

Community

Duneland YMCA honors sewing volunteers

CHS debate dominates at Goshen competition

Police

Valparaiso man convicted in killings of teens

Environment / Lake Michigan

DNR stocks 36,000 Coho salmon here

Obituaries

Lorene Patricia Covey passes away

Service and Visitation October 30 for Helen L. Pauls

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/102320 City of Portage Not of Bond.pdf

 

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Community

Park Department honors Bob and Becky Dunbar for community service

Virus

4 more Duneland students test positive for C19

Porter County C19 update is late

Difference between all-test and unique-individual "test positivity rate"

Higher risk locations for COVID19 spread double in Indiana

Indiana reports surge in new cases and deaths

2020 Election

Porter County Bar members rate judicial candidates

Business

Steel trade groups urge governments to address excess capacity crisis

State and local jobless numbers continue to drop in September

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/102220 Town of Kouts Kimbrell St storm sewer.pdf

 

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Delinquent utility customers facing water shut offs

Virus

30 new virus cases reported in Porter County nursing homes, new record one day total

Another CHS student tests positive for C19

2020 Election

Indiana governor candidates debate

US Attorney appoints District Election Officer

BMV extends November 2 and 3 hours for Election Day ID cards

Police / Courts

Chesterton man found not guilty of child molesting

Business / Environment

NIPSCO tells new solar projects to power 270,000 Hoosier homes

Obituary

Services Friday for James E. Killosky, 78

 

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Stormwater Board moves ahead on 1050N ditch piping

Virus

Two more CHS students test positive Monday for C19

County reports 46 new cases, four in nursing homes

Statewide Total: C19 cases top 150,000; deaths top 4,000

2020 Election

Indiana clerk refuses to wear mask while administering polls

Region GOP candidate Mark Leyva posting condemned by party leaders

Obituaries

Services Thursday for Charles Nolan 'Yogi' Temple

Services Thursday for John Joseph Moffitt, Jr., 87

 

Monday, October 19, 2020

Virus

County once again breaks new case records

Three new cases in local schools

Town of Chesterton

Two commercial buildings dropped from 1100N PUD

Springdale PUD developer to seek replat

Chesterton High School Sports

Another shutout for CHS Boys Soccer in Regional Finals

Trojan Boys XC rolls through Regional

Ranta rebounds Chesterton Girls win Regional Championship

CHS Girls Soccer falls in Regional

CHS volleyball drops Sectional title match

CHS Football falls to Merrillville

Obituaries

Annette Phillippe passes away at age 81

Services Tuesday for Peter Joseph Stefanko

Services Friday for Lora Ann Furmankiewicz

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/101920 NICTD Req.for bidders Switch Machines.pdf

Legal Notices/101920 NICTD Req.for bids turnouts.pdf

Legal Notices/10192020 Town of BurnsHarbor Ord.299-2020.pdf

 

Friday, October 16, 2020

Virus

State sets 24 hour new case record Thursday then another today

Porter County reports another C19 death; single day new case record set

Indiana officials outline response to state virus hotspots

Governor Holcomb tests negative for COVID19

Porter County

Porter County Council approves final 2021 budget and adds another IT job

Sports

Trojans advance to sectional semifinals with sweep over Lowell

Tom Bour named District Coach of the Year in tennis

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/10_16_2020 City of Portage issuance of Bonds.pdf

Legal Notices/10_16_2020 Not of hearing Schmeigel.pdf

Legal Notices/10_16_2020 Town of Porter Brnadstetter.pdf

 

Thursday, October 15, 2020

2020 Election

6 vie for 3 At-Large seats on Porter County Council

Postal Service agrees to reverse service changes

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council public hearing October 27 on proposed Porter Beach vacations

Town of Chesterton

Local 4600 in settlement agreement with Chesterton

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor TrickorTreat is 5:30 to 7:30 pm, October 31

Virus

Another CHS student tests positive for C19

Indiana Governor Holcomb offers no new restrictions amid virus spread

Environment

Earth breaks September heat record, may reach warmest year

Obituary

Christopher Rutkowski passes away at age 45

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/101520 Town of KOUTS Adv for bids.pdf

 

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Town of Porter

Porter trick-or-treat 5:30-7:30 pm, October 31; opt out by turning off lights

Porter leaf pickup starts October 26; only leaves in the piles; burning prohibited

Porter Public Works employees will have Election Day off

2020 Elections

Court stops 10 day extension of Indiana absentee ballots

Indiana race opens up after attorney general's troubles

Burning Alert

NWS: Red Flag fire warning outdoor burning dangerous

Virus

Porter County reports 30 new C19 cases on Tuesday

 

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Scheduled leaf pickup to begin October 26

ALDI groundbreaking on track for spring of 2021

North Calumet Road repave scheduled for next week

Chesterton High School

CHS Debate team begins new season

Virus

3 more Duneland students test positive

Indiana sees most virus hospitalizations since May

Porter County reports 38 new cases on Monday

Indiana

US judge upholds several Indiana abortion restrictions

Obituaries

Services Friday for Bonnie Kay (Sutton) Reeder

Mary Scott passes away at age 67

 

Monday, October 12, 2020

Chesterton High School Sports

4 Sectional Championships in 1 Day

Trojan Girls soccer shuts out Valpo for Sectional title

CHS Boys work extra for 4th straight Sectional title in soccer

CHS girls cross country wins New Prairie Sectional

CHS Boys rebound roll to title at New Prairie

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Plan Commission to revisit 1100N PUD

Virus

Three more Duneland students test positive

County sets new 7 day record for new C19 cases

Police / Fire / Emergency

Boat burns to the waterline at Porter Beach

Indiana / Schools

Indiana teacher pay report on hold until after election

Obituary

Services Saturday October 24 for Mary Jane Cynthia Trump

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/101220 Not to proposers NICTD .pdf

 

Friday, October 9, 2020

2020 Election

Moffett and McGinty vie for at-large Duneland School Board seat

Town of Chesterton

Trick-or-treat in Chesterton October 31; opt out by turning off porch light

Okay Boomer: Youth tennis community objects to perceived pickleball putsch

Community

 Forchetti Family YMCA Center for Early Learning open Monday

Virus

County tops 2,500 cases with new one day record of 50

State sets record with 1,832 new cases

Indiana virus dashboard lacks data from hundreds of schools

Chesterton High School

CHS announces National Merit Commended Students

Westchester Library

Library to maintain current COVID safety protocols

Sports

CHS Girls shut out Hobart to advance to Sectional Finals

Haiduc wins Tennis Sectional title

Obituary

David Milosevich passes away at age 87

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/10092020 City of Portage 5.3 Bonds.pdf

Legal Notices/10092020 City of Portage Addl Approp.pdf

Legal Notices/10092020 City of Portage Addl. approp. mtg.pdf

Legal Notices/10092020 Porter County Addl. Co.Coroner.pdf

 

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Community

Scouts BSA Troop 9929 formed in Chesterton for girls

Exchange Club sets November 6 virtual fundraiser to combat child abuse

Recycle plastic bags Saturday at household hazardous waste collection at Expo Center

Post Office tells deadlines for overseas holiday mailings

Virus

New Porter County virus cases 37, one short of a record

Region

US 20 in Indiana to be designated Medal of Honor Memorial Highway

Business

NiSource unit agrees to get out of Massachusetts in wake of fatal blast

Chesterton High School Sports

Eaton and Trojan Boys advance to sectional finals in soccer

Obituary

Gloria (Fioretti) Piette passes away at age 92

 

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

2020 Election

North Commissioner race: Biggs faces challenge from Lombardini

Matt Soliday and Mike Fish vie to be Porter Superior Court 1 judge

Indiana attorney general candidates split over virus powers

Virus

Porter County Health Board: Virus numbers rising; war weariness blamed

Porter County reports 25 new cases

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys win Sectional opener in soccer

Chesterton Girls Soccer wins Sectional opener

Trojan volleyball outlasts Michigan City

Obituaries

Services Sunday for Ronald G. Ronnie Achterhof

John McCarthy, 80, passes away

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/10072020 Town of Porter Plan Comm. Smith.pdf

 

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

2020 Election

South Commissioner race: Laura Blaney faces challenge from Fred Martin

Police

Vehicle pursuit ends in Crocker; three suspects still at large

Education

Duneland School Board hears of pending budget challenges

Another CHS student tests positive for C19

Virus

19 new cases in Porter County

Statewide: 990 new cases; deaths top 3700

Obituary

Eugene Howard Whybrew passes away at age 86

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/10062020 ADVERTISEMENTFORBID.pdf

 

Monday, October 5, 2020

Virus

Record high 7 day total of new cases reported by County Health Department

2020 Election

Mrvan, Leyva, Strauss to debate Tuesday in US House race

Porter County voter registration closes tonight

In person early voting begins tomorrow

Chesterton High School Sports

Ranta breaks CHS record; CHS Girls win Duneland Conference

CHS Football locks up Lake Central

Chesterton Boys Cross Country finishes 3rd at DAC Meet

Obituaries

Eugene Howard Whybrew passes away at age 86

Penelope Penny Witte passes at age 71

Former Sheriff Timothy McCarthy passes away at age 89

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/10052020 Ivy Tech reno labs.pdf

Legal Notices/10052020 NICTD Constr.Mgmt..pdf

 

Friday, October 2, 2020

Virus

Two more C19 cases in Duneland schools

32 new Porter County C19 cases

Health commissioner urges more Hoosiers to get COVID19 test

Police

Jackson Township man charged with rape

Child dies in Toll Road crash in Lake County

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys fall in Sectional finals

CHS Volleyball beats Portage

Obituaries

Lawrence Joseph Faitak passes away at age 82

David Milosevich passes away at age 87

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/10022020 BooneTwp Gen. Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/10022020 BH Westport area proj.pdf

Legal Notices/10022020 BH Declaratory Res..pdf

Legal Notices/10022020 Bev Shores police donation.pdf

 

Thursday, October 1, 2020

Community

CHS grad Doug Brackney a player in NBA funded saliva test research

Virus / Schools

Three more Duneland students test positive

Indiana details COVID19 cases in schools with new dashboard

Virus

Porter County has 31 new cases

2020 Elections

Judge tells Indiana to count ballots mailed by Election Day

9th District House Pat Boy defends seat against Dion Bergeron

State House 4 Ed Soliday defends seat against Deb Porter

Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan drownings surge to new high in 2020

Police

Gary teen charged as adult in Portage murder

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Soccer wins Duneland Conference title

CHS Boys Tennis wins sectional opener

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/01102020 Not of Public Hrng BMO Harris.pdf

Legal Notices/01102020 Not of Public Hrng Connelly.pdf

 

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Community

Rebuilding Together Duneland to hold Rebuilding Day this Saturday

Business

Anderson Trucking moving maintenance facility to Porter

Virus

CHS student tests positive

10 new Porter County cases

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton lead agency for regional signal preemption grant

This seasons TIF projects all completed

Chesterton High School Sports

Bowser ties boys soccer record; Trojans win

CHS Girls blank LaPorte 12-0

CHS Volleyball falls to Crown Point

Obituary

Visitation Friday forJack Nicholas Clendenen, 24

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/09302020 ATC NOT Jax Crafts&Spirits.pdf

Legal Notices/09302020 ATC Noti Ribordy Liq.pdf

Legal Notices/09302020 Sheriff's Car Auction.pdf

 

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Trick or treat still up in the air

Use variance granted for dog daycare at 102 Brown Ave

North Calumet Road set for repave October 12

Chesterton Town Council sets new park hours

Virus

Porter County reports 23 new virus cases

Police

DNR: Hebron man killed in ORV crash

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Volleyball blasts Hobart

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/09292020 Adv. for Bids PoCo Library.pdf

 

Monday, September 28, 2020

Business

Cleveland Cliffs Inc acquires ArcelorMittal USA

Police / Fire Emergency

CHS football in the dark Friday after hit-and-run driver rams NIPSCO pole

Virus

Porter County reports 7 day uptick in new C19 cases

Health officials urge use of masks as some restrictions eased

Indiana

Suit says Indiana DCS removed children from home under false claims

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Football blanks Portage 20-0 in Homecoming win

Chesterton Boys Soccer shuts out Concord 5-0

CHS Girls Soccer wins

A competitive day of rest for CHS cross country

Trojan Girls Golf finishes 12th at Regional

Obituary

Joseph 'Joe Bird' Zebrosky passes away at age 68

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/09282020 NICTD double track.pdf

Legal Notices/09282020 Ivy Tech labs.pdf

 

Friday, September 25, 2020

Community

First responders parade to wish 911 dispatcher Bonnie Reeder a rich retirement

Drive thru flu shot clinic sees 93 participants

Porter County's new C19 case count jumps to 32

Schools

CHS announces candidates for Homecoming 2020 royalty

Virus / Schools

State to track virus in schools with new web tool

Indiana / Election

US judge blocks Indiana limits on voting time extensions

Obituaries

Services Saturday, October 3 for Stuart Edward Ryan, Jr.

Memorial Mass Monday for Walter Earl Petersen, 99

 

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Election 2020

DeBoer and Peters vie to be county's top judge

Police / Fire

Chesterton Fire Department Engine 510 cut in half by semi at 1100N and 49

CPD: Reported car thief crashes vehicle on Indiana 49

Schools / Virus

Duneland proceeds with in-person classes despite county's yellow virus rating

CMS student tests positive for C19

Virus

14 new cases in Porter County

Town of Chesterton

1050N ditch in fill project could break ground in spring

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Soccer beats Portage 6-0

Obituary

Services pending for Stuart Ryan

 

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Election 2020

Superior Court 4 Judge David Chidester faces challenge from Christopher Buckley

Town of Porter

Porter residents talk speeders and Johnson Inn at Town Council

Town of Chesterton

BZA to hold public hearing Thursday on dog daycare

Utility Board urging customers in arrears to arrange payment plans now

Virus

Statewide 728 new cases; ISDH downgrades Porter County metrics score

Another C19 death reported in Porter County

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Tennis wraps undefeated Duneland Conference season

CHS Girls Soccer cruises to win

Trojan Volleyball falls at Lake Central

Obituaries

Services Saturday September 26 for Robert Bob C. Johnson, Jr.

 

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Election 2020

Three way race for 1st District seat in the US House: Mrvan ,Leyva and Strauss

Community / Environment

Donation box installed at Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Virus

Ten new C19 cases in Porter County

Economy

State and local jobless numbers continue to drop

Police

ISP: I-94 hit-and-run here leads to charges

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys soccer rolls Merrillville

CHS Boys Tennis beats Lowell

 

Monday, September 21, 2020

Virus

2 more deaths as 7 day total of C19 cases spikes again in county

Westchester Intermediate student tests positive for C19

Police

CPD: Impersonating a police officer reported

Town of Chesterton

Planners cast wary eye on request for more impervious surface in Springdale PUD

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Boys XC turns heads with win at New Prairie

No bus, no problem for CHS girls cross country

CHS Girls Soccer beats Highland

Trojan Boys Tennis blanks Hanover Central

Chesterton girls golf finishes runnerup at Sectional

CHS Boys fall at Noll

Trojan Football falls 30-21 at Valpo

Obituaries

Elsie Wesche Scheetz passes away at age 92

Services Wednesday for Jerry Murphy, age 91

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/09212020 NICTD Req for bidders.pdf

Legal Notices/092220 Beverly Shores Invitation for Bid.pdf

 

Friday, September 18, 2020

Virus

Liberty Intermediate staffer tests positive for C19

County virus cases top 2,000

State reports record cases deaths top 3,500

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Tennis wins Duneland Conference title

Trojan girls soccer team blanks KV

Chesterton VB falls at LaPorte

Obituary

Services Monday for Charles Edward Swickard

 

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Virus

Another virus death in Porter County

Yost Elementary staffer tests positive for C19

Indiana

2 Indiana college counties listed as moderate virus risk

Purdue University: Flu shots do not cause the flu

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan boys soccer outlasts Lake Central

Obituaries

Services Monday for Elaine M. Gloyeske, 80

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/09_17_2020 Not of Sheriff Auction cars.pdf

 

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council hears possible budget impact of virus

Duneland Schools / Virus

Two Duneland schools report more virus cases

Virus

Eight new C19 cases in Porter County

Community

Rebuilding Together Duneland work day is Saturday October 3

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Girls Soccer beats Lake Central

CHS volleyball team beats Merrillville

Haiduc lifts Trojans past Slicers in tennis

Obituaries

Services Friday for Avery Clinton Legan

Service and Visitation Saturday for Dennis L. Moore, 67

 

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Duneland Schools / Virus

Duneland School Board approves 4-day in-person model to begin Monday, October 5

Liberty Intermediate School staffer tests positive for virus

Town of Chesterton

Town Council okays NIPSCO tree removal on Broadway

North Calumet Road paving starts next week

Virus

Only five new virus cases in Porter County

Indiana chief justice tests positive for coronavirus

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS boys shut out Merrillville in tennis

McCoy fifth at Duneland Conference Invitational

Obituary

Memorial Service Saturday for Darlene J. 'Mum' Lake

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/09152020 BH Not of Intent Marquette Trail.pdf

 

Monday, September 14, 2020

Duneland Schools / Virus

Another CHS student tests positive for C19

Virus

New virus cases in Porter County trending downward

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Volleyball wins Chesterton Invitational

Addy Joiner sets soccer goals record; CHS wins

Chesterton Girls XC wins; Bailey Ranta 2nd at Bob Thomas Invitational

CHS Football rolls to win at LaPorte

CHS Boys Soccer splits games

CHS Boys mix lineup and strategies at Lowell

CHS Girls Golf 6th at Pat Ford

Obituaries

Services Tuesday for Gracie Lois Bailey, 78

Celebration of Life Sunday for James M. Wiltermood

Services Wednesday for Oris 'Lee,' Fine age 78

Service Friday for Ruth A. Bettin. 91

 

Friday, September 11, 2020

Police / Fire / Emergency

Porter home explodes; child rescued from rubble

Chesterton High School

CHS announces 6 National Merit Semifinalists

Duneland Schools

School Meals To Go! offered at Duneland Schools

Community / Schools / Virus

CHS 9/11 memorial altered due to virus

Community / Environment / Lake Michigan

Local teens hit the beaches with gloves and trashbags

Virus

Twenty new C19 cases in Porter County

Porter County

There is money for Zona Sanctuary deferred maintenance, Park Board is told

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan volleyball beats Michigan City

CHS Boys Tennis beat Valpo

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/09112020 Not to Taxpayers PoCo Gen Fund Elections.pdf

Legal Notices/09112020 NotofPublicHrng Bev Shores SWS group.pdf

Legal Notices/09112020NotofPublicHrng Chesterton Neal storage.pdf

Legal Notices/09112020NotofPublicHrng Chesterton, Spain.pdf

 

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Community / Virus

No cost C19 testing available in Valpo

Ten new C19 cases in Porter County

Community / Health

Flu shots available from the comfort of your vehicle offered Wednesday, September 23

Indiana

State lawmakers plan session shifts amid virus worries

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 3 CHS Boys Soccer survives Crown Point

CHS volleyball team beats Highland in 4

CHS boys tennis team beats Crown Point

CHS Girls golf splits

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/09102020 Bev Shores Petition Adam Peterson.pdf

Legal Notices/09102020 BH Bd of Zoning Steve's Door Service.pdf

Legal Notices/09102020 Town of Porter 201 MVH fund.pdf

 

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Community / Virus

Five new cases in County; 3 are in nursing homes

Region

South Shore tells schedule changes

Police / Fire / Emergency

DNR: Man missing on Lake Michigan

August was busy for Beverly Shores Fire Department

Environment

Sandhill Cranes gather in Great Marsh Indiana Dunes National Park

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls soccer takes down Crown Point in penalty kicks

CHS Volleyball sweeps Portage

Obituary

Marcelle 'Marcy' O'Kelly passes away at age 56

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/09092020 BH BZA Goad.pdf

 

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Porter County

Porter County budget hearing and first reading Thursday

Virus

Two additional virus deaths in Porter County

Lake Michigan

Teen drowns in Lake Michigan at Michigan City

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojans turn over Michigan City in 21-13 win

Another win and another shutout for No. 3 undefeated CHS Boys Soccer

CHS Girls blank Elkhart in soccer

CHS Girls XC 4th at Marion Invitational

CHS Boys XC 5th at Marion Invite

CHS Boys Tennis 4th at Crown Point Invite

CHS Girls Golf 12th

Obituaries

Visitation Wednesday for Adolf Navarro, age 75

Visitation today service tomorrow for Esther H. Vander Woude

 

Friday, September 4, 2020

Virus / Indiana / Porter County

Indiana reports 1044 new cases and 18 more deaths

IU School of Medicine to test experimental COVID19 vaccine

Indiana virus caution urged as IU seeks fraternity closures

New Porter County virus cases at 24 for 2nd straight day

Community

Vern Schrader celebrates 97 years

Sports

CHS Boys Tennis shuts out Portage

CHS Girls Soccer falls to South Bend St Joe

CHS Volleyball falls at Crown Point

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/09042020 ChestAdvBd Easton Pk PUD.pdf

Legal Notices/09042020 TownofPorter Petition Rankin.pdf

 

Thursday, September 3, 2020

Porter County

Porter County will share communities' 911 dispatch system costs

Porter County Juvenile Detention Center confirms first virus case in detainee

Schools

Liberty Elementary student tests positive for C19

State overhauls county virus ratings for schools

Indiana alters student count to maintain school funding

Virus / Community

Porter County reports 24 new virus cases

Register by September 18 for Duneland Seniors' drive-thru flu shot clinic

Chesterton High School Sports

Girls Golf beats Andrean and Highland

 

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Porter County

Public speaks out at Porter County Commissioners meeting

Town of Chesterton

Pickleballers petition Chesterton Park Board

Virus

Porter County reports 11 new virus cases

Virus / Schools / Education

State launching new guidelines for schools during pandemic

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Girls Soccer shuts out Merrillville

CHS Volleyball falls in 5 at Valparaiso

Obituary

Services Friday, September 4 for Irma 'Jeanie' (Fleming) Tracy

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/09022020 Burns Harbor Not of Public Hrng Holladay properties .pdf

 

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Porter County

Porter County Zona wildlife sanctuary in disrepair family says

Police

Porter Police: Toddler found in swimming pool

Motorist dies in tanker rollover on I-65 in Lake County

Virus

Porter County reports 13 new virus cases

Environment

VU study finds plastic pollution is pervasive in Porter County

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS boys soccer team beats Culver Academy 9-1

Obituary

Maryanna (Burns) Jurasek passes away in Alaska

 

Monday, August 31, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Variance sought for dog daycare on Brown Ave.

Community

Morgan Park parade honors Fay Popp

Virus / Community

Single day virus record set on Saturday here

Chesterton Manor virus free after 170 days

Region

South Shore receives $50.6M from feds for double track project

Chesterton High School Sports

Ranta and White go 1 and 2 at Skorupa girls cross country invitational

CHS boys soccer beats South Bend St. Joe 6-0

Chesterton boys XC fourth at Lake Central

CHS Volleyball splits in Plymouth

CHS Football falls at Pioneer

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/08312020 Hebron sigler church st alley.pdf

 

Friday, August 28, 2020

Town of Chesterton

BZA approves variance with conditions for distillery at old Westchester Lanes

Community

Porter County reports 16 new virus cases

Lake Michigan

Porter County tourism office tells open and closed beaches

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Boys Tennis opens with win

Trojan Girls Golf falls on tiebreaker

Trojan Girls Soccer falls at Valpo

CHS Volleyball falls to Lake Central

Obituaries

Memorial Service Saturday for Kathy Ann Bruhn

Memorial Service September 5 for James R. Barrington

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08282020 ABC Gil Drug.pdf

Legal Notices/08282020 ABC Moose Lodge.pdf

Legal Notices/08282020 Burns Harbor Plan zoning ord..pdf

Legal Notices/08282020 Town Porter GO bond constr.pdf

 

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan boys soccer team turn back Vikings

CHS Girls Golf falls to Crown Point

Virus

Indiana governor extends statewide mask order for 30 days

Notre Dame hikes security after quarantined students balk

29 new Porter County cases

Environment / Lake Michigan

Portage Lakefront closed for beach nourishment

Indiana

Indiana teachers hit by pellets in training drill sue police

 

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Virus

Virus is back in Porter County long term care facilities

Town of Porter

Resident urges Porter Town Council to drop Johnson Inn issue

Duneland Schools

CMS remains closed for bat removal

Traffic

Months long Indiana 49 lane closures start Monday

Porter County

Porter County Council debates use of Prosecutor grant funds

Sports

CHS Volleyball falls to LaPorte

Obituary

Services Friday for Lawrence G. 'Larry' Cogdill

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/08262020 Burns Harbor ORD 297 2020.pdf

 

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Duneland Schools

Bats halt CMS reopening today

Town of Chesterton

Surveying underway for Westchester/Liberty Trail

Council gives 11th Street home builder one year to finish sidewalk

Elections

School Board filing ends with one race contested local candidates listed

Virus

Liberty Township resident dies of COVID19

Economy

State and regional jobless rates continue to improve in July

Sports

CHS Girls Golf splits triangular

CHS Volleyball falls at Andrean

Obituary

Visitation Thursday for Michael T. McCormick

 

Monday, August 24, 2020

Duneland Schools

School starts tomorrow: Here are the details

Town of Chesterton

Distillery at old Westchester Lanes on BZA agenda Thursday

Virus

Another virus death reported in Porter County

Lake Michigan

Dunes State Park bans swimming, wading, cites lifeguard shortage

Chesterton High School Sports

Turnover bug bites Trojan Football in season opener

Ranta, CHS Girls win Cross Country opener

CHS Boys cross country finishes 3rd in opener

CHS Boys Tennis 4th in South Bend

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08242020 Town of Hebron Sigler_Church St alley.pdf

 

Friday, August 21, 2020

Elections / Porter County

Porter County Clerk warns voters to not put off mailing absentee ballots

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Plan Commission views 1100N PUD concept skeptically

Township Library

Library to reopen Monday August 24

Virus / Porter County / Indiana

22 new Porter County cases including one in long term care

Indiana

Lawsuit dropped over Indiana abortion ultrasound mandate

Sports

Trojan Football opens tonight at home

CHS girls cross country starts up Saturday

CHS boys cross country starts tomorrow

CHS Volleyball wins at Lowell

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08212020 Valpo School west campus.pdf

 

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Indiana / Virus / Economy

Indiana joining federal program for $300 jobless aid boost

Town of Porter

Porter planners discuss regulating banners

Virus

Porter County virus cases top 1,500

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS boys soccer team blanks Michigan City 5-0

Obituary

Celebration of Life Saturday for William Edward Pardee, III

 

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Utility Board urges customers in arrears to set up flexible payment plans

Indiana

Indiana governor orders equity officer and cameras for troopers

Schools / Police

Prosecutor warns parents to monitor kids screen activity as they return to school

Community

Mail subscribers: Contact Post Office if paper is late

New C19 cases in Porter County: six

Notre Dame cancels classes for 2 weeks after COVID19 spike

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Girls Soccer opens with win

CHS Volleyball sweeps Michigan City Marquette

Obituaries

Memorial Service Saturday for Marjorie Speckhard, 93

Services Thursday for Frances Marie Handzlik

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08192020 Bev Shores Erosion repair.pdf

Legal Notices/08192020 Bev Shores Revetment Constr..pdf

 

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Township Library / Virus

Westchester Library closed after two staff members test positive for C19

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Plan Commission to hold concept review of 1100N PUD on Thursday

Police / Fire / Emergency

House fire in Porter today

Two drownings reported in Dunes National Park

Officer Christopher Schoof joins Chesterton Police Department

Virus

12 new C19 cases in Porter County

Duneland Schools

CHS and CMS remote learning material pickup this week

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS announces Fall sports spectator and ticket guidelines

Trojan Boys dominant in opening win

CHS Girls Soccer opens tonight

Obituaries

James E. Wright, Jr. passes away at 73

Mary Theresa Miller passes away at age 79

 

Monday, August 17, 2020

Indiana Elections

Indiana Election Commission stalemates on vote by mail

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor Town Council approves Westport PUD

Virus

Porter County sets a new weekly record for C19 cases

Indiana virus case total tops 80,000

Indiana

Indiana Attorney General calls for special legislative session

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Volleyball wins 3

Trojan Boys Soccer opens tonight

CHS Girls Golf falls at Warsaw

 

Friday, August 14, 2020

Township Library

Westchester Library to resume in-person programs with precautions

Porter County / Health / Virus

Health Department sets new rules for gatherings over 100

New C19 cases in Porter County total 23

Indiana / Virus

State reports 1079 new cases

Traffic

Lane and ramp closures on I-94 in Lake County next week

Sports

CHS Volleyball opens Saturday

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08142020 Bev Shores Erosion Repairs.pdf

Legal Notices/08142020 Bev Shores Revetment Constr East End.pdf

Legal Notices/08142020 PoCo Addl Approp Acc.Report Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Community

Boys and Girls Clubs provide an answer for working parents

Community Business

Annual Duneland Chamber awards luncheon August 19 at Sand Creek tells honorees

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor rejects stop sign removal

Elections / Schools

Tom Schnabel running to retain School Board seat

Environment

Environmental group says ArcelorMittal mill exceeds toxicity cap

'Siege' of Great Egrets spied in Beverly Shores

Orphaned chicks turn out to be endangered species

Judge invalidates Trump rollback of law protecting birds

Virus

New C-19 cases in Porter County: 29

State reports 1,024 new cases and 20 deaths

Obituary

Dunes artist Dale Fleming passes away at age 81

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/08132020 BH BZA Awald.pdf

 

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Town of Porter

Porter residents urge Town Council to regulate old Johnson Inn

Town of Chesterton

Town Council insists that sidewalk along 11th St by CHS must be built

Community

Westchester Food Pantry taking extra precautions in Covid19

Weather / Police / Fire

Scores of residents still without power here

Virus

New Porter County C19 cases drop to seven

State reports 671 new cases and 17 deaths

Indianapolis warns fines coming for virus rules violations

Indiana school district quarantines 228 students

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan girls golf team 6th at New Prairie Invite

Obituaries

Fiedot J. Agieyeff passes away at age 93

Service Thursday for Christopher W. Wuerthele

Joan A. Swanson passes away at age 89

 

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board delays school start and endorses hybrid reopening model

Community

Red Cup free soup kitchen up and running again

Town of Chesterton

Plan Commission to concept review PSR's plan for annexed 1100N property

Schnadenberg in home stretch of Chesterton paving season

Virus

State reports 884 new cases and 25 deaths

New Porter County C19 cases at 17

Lake Michigan

Family rescues dog nearly 4 miles offshore in Lake Michigan

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan girls golf team is 4th at KV Invite

Obituaries

Donald R. Peterson passes away at age 93

Beatrice Elayne Beyer passes away at age 74

 

Monday, August 10, 2020

Education / Indiana

State officials pressured to set school shutdown benchmarks

Virus

Record weekly high of new C19 cases in Porter County

State reports 2,757 new cases over the weekend

Police

Crashes into NIPSCO pole; outage results

Business

NIPSCO faces $1.1M fine over safety violations

CHS Sports

CHS girls golf team 4th at LC Invite

Obituaries

Outdoor service August 22 for W. Richard Biggs

Visitation Tuesday for Cynthia A. Thoreson

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/081020 Duneland School Corporation Annual Financial Report 2019 Page 1.pdf

Legal Notices/081020 Duneland School Corporation Annual Financial Report 2019 Page 2.pdf

 

Friday, August 7, 2020

Education / Indiana

State holding schools' feet to the fire: Offer in person teaching or face funding cuts

Virus

Indiana reports a record number of new cases

New county virus cases total 28

Town of Chesterton

What is the next step in the reinvention of Coffee Creek Park?

Porter County

Summer Porter County Park programs successful, board is told

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor planners advance Westport plat

Obituary

Services Monday for Brenda Lee (Bachman) Darnell

Sports

CHS girls golg team splits triangular match

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/08072020 Not to taxpayers Valpo.pdf

 

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Schools / Virus

Duneland Schools administration asks to delay start of school to August 25

Police to crack down on motorists passing stopped school buses

Indiana officials maintain it is safe for schools to reopen

Virus

Indiana reports 1,051 new cases to set one-day record

New C19 cases in Porter County back up to 24

Police

Former Lake County sheriff John Buncich resentenced to 12 years

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan girls golf 4th at Crown Point Invite

 

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Porter County / Virus

Porter County Health Department offers guidance for safe events, works with schools

County Health Department waiting on guidance to take over C19 testing

Business

NiSource posts $2Q net loss of $18.5M

Virus

Just four new C19 cases today in Porter County

Sports

CHS girls golf team finishes 7th at opener

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08052020 Chest Police Pension Sgt Christian.pdf

Legal Notices/08052020 Not of mtg Chest. Police Pension Bd.pdf

 

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Community

Calumet Masonic Lodge offers free pasta dinner Wednesday, August 5

St. John's Community Dinner set for Sunday, August 9

Virus

New C19 cases in Porter County: 16

Chesterton High School Sports

Long awaited first day finally comes for local sports

CHS Girls Golf season tees off today

Legal Notice

Services Saturday for Daniel Matthew Halfacre, Jr.

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/08042020 Not of Charges Hebron Fire Dept.pdf

Legal Notices/08042020 Not to bidders ValpoSch VHS west campus.pdf

 

Monday, August 3, 2020

Virus / Elections / Indiana

Indiana governor urged to expand mail voting during pandemic

Police

Dillard appeals murder conviction

Virus / Community

Guest Column: Mask up! Covid19 is real, it's here, and it is spreading

Virus

Slight downtick in new county C19 cases last week; 56 cases over weekend

Eviction moratorium extended through August 14

Pandemic forces nonprofits to close or cut back on programs

 

Friday, July 31, 2020

Virus / Community

Commissioners impose new virus rules for events at Expo Center

Only five new C19 cases in Porter County today

State to remain in current reopening stage through August 27

Community

Rebuilding Together to hold community project day on October 3

Library provides Discord server for teen programs and chats

Pre-registration needed prior to next Food Pantry distribution

Environment / Community

Dunes volunteer has picked up more than 100 bags of trash since March

Business / Steel

USS posts 2Q loss of $589M

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS fall sports season starts today

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07312020 HSPA ATC Hooks 7 31.pdf

Legal Notices/07312020 HSPA ITC Lidhar.pdf

Legal Notices/07312020 Req for Proposers NICTD.pdf

 

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Virus / Community

Another C19 death in Porter County 33 new cases

Business / Steel

ArcelorMittal posts $559M net loss in 2Q

Virus / Lake Michigan

Gary closes its Lake Michigan beaches due to COVID19 surge

Environment / Indiana

Dan Bortner new Indiana DNR head

Virus / World

Misinformation on coronavirus is proving highly contagious

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS football schedule loses week 2 game in Illinois as virus returns

 

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools announces guidelines for face masks

Town of Chesterton

Mark Hopkins makes Coffee Creek Park presentation to Town Council

Ton: Summer round of Community Crossings grant awards postponed

Community

Robert Hoffman exhibit opens August 2 at Chesterton Art Center

Environment / Business

Public comment on NIPSCO Bailly plant cleanup extended

Indiana

Ex-Indiana Gov Kernan, who was a Vietnam POW, dies at 74

Virus

16 new C19 cases in Porter County for 2nd day

Obituary

Services Saturday for Freddie 'Fred' Paul Mathews

 

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Virus / Community

Disconnect moratorium set to end August 14; NIPSCO offering payment plans

New C19 cases in Porter County: 16

Franciscan recruiting adults for COVID19 clinical trial

Readers dispute use of business names in Valpo prom web posts and story

Town Council

Chesterton Town Council annexes 59 acres south of 1100N

BZA continues public hearing on distillery at old Westchester Lanes

Town Manager Bernie Doyle to retire at end of year

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07282020 No to bidders Valpo Sch Bus Center.pdf

Legal Notices/07282020 Not of Intent Hebron Fire.pdf

Legal Notices/07282020 Not to bidders Valpo Sch VHS West Campus.pdf

 

Monday, July 27, 2020

Chesterton High School / Community

CHS girls soccer and basketball teams suspended; C19 positive student attended Valpo prom

CHS creates upbeat graduation ceremony for 2020 graduates

Virus

Porter County ends week with highest seven day case county of the pandemic

Indiana reports 2355 cases over 72 hours

Environment

EPA eyes cleanup of Bailly plant coal ash threatening Indiana Dunes National Park

Obituary

Services Wednesday for Mary Beth (Camp) De Hoyos

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/07272020 Not of Hrng PORTER Zoning Ord.pdf

 

Friday, July 24, 2020

Chesterton High School / Community

CHS 2020 Graduation Parade and drive-thru ceremony tonight

Community

Liberty Township Volunteer Fire needs new applicants

Town of Chesterton

Town Council to consider annexation of 1100N parcel at meeting Monday night

Virus

State reports 1,011 new C19 cases

One new C19 death and 18 new cases in Porter County

Indiana AG argues state mask mandate illegal

New report shows more virus deaths at Indiana nursing homes

Obituary

Services Saturday for William L. Pauley, 85

 

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Elections / Schools

John Marshall stepping down from Duneland School Board

Tim McGinty running for Duneland School Board

Schools / Virus

CHS graduation ceremony cancelled after student tests positive for C19

Virus

Statewide: New one day high of 954 cases

Total Porter County C19 cases top 1000

Indiana Governor Holcomb issues statewide face mask order

Poll: 3 in 4 Americans back requiring wearing masks

Poll: Very few Americans back full school reopening

Environment / Nation

Sierra Club apologizes for John Muir's racist views

Business / Police / Fire / Emergency / Steel

Worker dies at ArcelorMittal steel mill in East Chicago

 

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/072320 Town of Chesterton NOTICE OF PLAT COMMITTEE ACTION.PDF

 

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Utility revenues hit by overdue balances

Police

Travel softball funds missing; woman faces federal charge

SWAT response in Porter has peaceful outcome

Virus

14 new C19 cases in county and 743 in state

Study: C19 prevalence in Indiana population estimated at 2.8 percent

Indiana

Indiana Democrats call for special legislative session

Obituary

Services Thursday for Michele Stipanovich

 

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Virus

23 new virus cases in Porter County: 734 in Indiana

Community

Chesterton-Porter Rotary announces scholarships

Economy

State jobless rate improves in June

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Girls Golf Callout Wednesday

Obituary

John Albright passes away at age 76

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07212020 IURC Evid. Hrng.pdf

Legal Notices/07212020 Not to bidders Valpo Sch.pdf

Legal Notices/07212020 Not to taxpayers BH.pdf

 

 

Monday, July 20, 2020

Virus

Porter County Health Officer urges the young to take C19 threat seriously and everyone to wear a mask including in school

Dunes National Park debuts coronavirus campaign; Beverly shores requires masks

Indiana high school marching band competitions canceled

Weekly new virus cases dip last week in county while state surge continues

Virus / Sports / Schools

Virtual students allowed in Indiana high school fall sports

Police / Fire / Traffic

Two badly hurt in crash at US 12 and Mineral Springs

Town of Chesterton

Planners schedule public hearings on LEL plats

Obituaries

Virginia (Ginny) Mae Reling passes away at age 87

Services Wednesday for Joseph E. Ennis, Sr

William Wayne Meyer passes away at age 91

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07202020 Not to bidders Ogden Dunes .pdf

Legal Notices/07202020 Not of Hrng Chest Adv Lake Erie lots 1&3.pdf

Legal Notices/07202020 Not of Hrng Chest Lake Erie lots 7-12.pdf

 

Friday, July 17, 2020

Virus

CHS alum Michelle Volk leads Great Lakes Labs in readying C-19 saliva test

LaPorte County joins others in mandating face masks

Indiana virus testing falls short on sites and results

Fourteen new C19 cases in Porter County

Virus downturn knocks Indiana surplus down $850 million

Weather

Heat advisory through Saturday

Police / Fire / Steel

Local firefighters respond to explosion at ArcelorMittal Blast Furnace D

Region

Port of IndianaBurns Harbor celebrates 50th anniversary today

Elections

Monte Moffett running for Duneland School Board

Obituary

Bennett H. Reling passes away at age 92

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/071720 Dept of Homeland flood hazard det..pdf

Legal Notices/071720 Not to taxpayers PoCo Addl Approp..pdf

 

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Virus

Porter County C19 test positivity rate climbing

Indiana governor extending coronavirus limits as cases grow

New Porter County virus cases total 13

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council approves raises for public works

Porter planners amend Anderson Trucking site plan

Business / Community

Mail delays likely as new postal boss pushes cost cutting

Obituary

Berniece Elizabeth (Flitter) Rhoda passes away at 100

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/071620 Notice to Bidders Kouts.PDF

 

 

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Education / Duneland Schools

2020 CHS graduate Dylan A. Draves is National Merit Scholar

Town of Chesterton

Final details on LEL 27-acre park donation being hashed out

Virus

Indiana coronavirus hospitalizations highest in month

Walmart to require customers to wear masks at all its stores

New Porter County C19 cases total 23 in 2 days

Nursing home industry concerned about risk of new C19 outbreaks

Obituary

Service and visitation Monday for Jeri Lynne Adams-Gonzalez

 

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board approves reentry plan

Town of Chesterton

Council untables 1100N annexation petition will consider July 27

NIPSCO to replace gas main on North Calumet Road

Virus

One of four C19 patients in Porter County visits ER; one of seven hospitalized; local patients healthier than statewide

Soliday: Grants and resources available to support small businesses hurt by C19

More Indiana cities mandating masks as virus illnesses grow

Coronavirus forces cancellation of Chicago Marathon

Obituaries

Memorial Service Monday, July 20 for Larry E. Stanley 79

Memorial Service Saturday for Donna Kaye Huber

 

Monday, July 13, 2020

Police

Girl drowns at old Yogi Bear campground

Chesterton Police adopt new SOP on active shooter response

Virus

Record high new C19 cases last week in Porter County

Westchester Library

Library board adds 3 percent employee raise to budget

Environment / Lake Michigan

Hot summer warming up Lake Michigan

Obituary

Celebration of Life Saturday for James Richard Hudgins, Sr.

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/07132020 Not of Tax Deed Demchak.pdf

Legal Notices/07132020 Not of Tax Deed Rossner.pdf

Legal Notices/07132020 Not of Tax deed Srtuyf.pdf

Legal Notices/07132020 Not to Bidders Ogden Dunes Demo.pdf

 

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

Virus

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

Indiana

Judge strikes down Indiana abortion complications report law

Indiana GOP ousts attorney general after groping allegations

Sports

CHS coaches and athletes return to a different world

Evan Snowdin headed for Motocross Championship

Obituary

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

Virus

C19 cases top 800 in Porter County

Indiana

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

Obituaries

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

Education

States sue US department over virus relief funds for schools

Suit seeks to block ICE rule on international students

Obituaries

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

Environment

EPA wants public input on cleanup of Bailly ash site

Obituaries

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

Elections

Indiana GOP AG candidates speak out before ballots come in

Obituaries

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

Virus

Nine new C19 cases in Porter County

Environment

IDEM issues Air Quality Action Day alert for today and tomorrow

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Sports to start again July 6

Obituaries

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

Police

130 citations and 700 warnings have been issued in beach crackdown

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board approves Superintendent raise

Community

European Market open on Saturday July 4

Indiana

New state laws ban drivers holding phones and raise marriage age

Virus

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

Virus

10 new C19 cases in Porter County

Business

Indiana regulators deny utilities' bid for virus relief

Obituary

Services Tuesday for Arlene Burnett, 88

Legal Notice

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

 

Monday, June 29, 2020

Community

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

Turtle Derby canceled for this year

Business

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

Obituaries

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

 

Friday, June 26, 2020

Duneland Schools / Community

Liberty Intermediate Acting Club to perform WDSO radio play of 'Holes' Thursday

Virus

30 new C19 cases over 48 hours in Porter County

States retreat as new virus cases hit an all time high in US

US officials change virus risk groups, add pregnant women

Community

Chesterton Art Center will be reopening July 6

Environment

DNR wants to know what visitors think of state parks

Obituary

Visitation Saturday for John David McMeans

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/0602620 Town of Hebron Rd improve.pdf

Legal Notices/062620 ATC Notice Gelsosomos,N&R.pdf

Legal Notices/062620 ATC Notice Stamper,Icehouse.pdf

Legal Notices/062620 OgdenDunes BZA bailey.pdf

 

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Police

Portage motorcyclist dies in I-94 crash during police chase

Education

DeVos issues rule steering more virus aid to private schools

Courts

Attorney Kristen Mulligan tapped as Juvenile Magistrate

Indiana

Indiana jobless claims up by nearly a third last week

Gov. Holcomb announces $25 million in relief for renters

Virus

Thirteen new C19 cases in Porter County

Indiana C19 cases top 43,000

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/062520 Not of Tax deed Demchak.pdf

Legal Notices/062520 Not of Tax deed Rossner.pdf

Legal Notices/062520 Not of Tax deed Srtuyf.pdf

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Chesterton High School

CHS Coach Jim Cavallo inducted into National Speech and Debate Hall of Fame

Police / Fire / Emergency

Illinois teen drowns at Dunes State Park

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council advances Public Works raise

Fireworks plea: Have fun but be a good neighbor

Virus Emergency

Two new C19 cases in Porter County

Town of Chesterton

NITCO looks to install fiber optic on Catkin Circle

Obituary

Services Friday for Joanna M. Wright

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/062420 Town of Porter Ord.2020-07.pdf

 

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town extends gathering restrictions indefinitely

Council declines to un-table 1100N annexation petition

Cincoski: Juneteenth march a success

Town of Porter

Porter BZA grants setback variance

Economy

County and local jobless rates drop in May, but still high

Town of Chesterton / Elections

Democrat caucus June 29 to fill Allison's council seat

Virus Emergency

Four new C19 cases in Porter County

Obituaries

Visitation Thursday for Aaron Heffron, age 27

Margaret L. 'Marge' Troke passes away at age 78

Services Friday for Gordon Lee Rusty Tharp

Marjorie Jean (Coundiff) Beckham passes away at age 88

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/062320 NICTD Multi unit cars.pdf

 

Monday, June 22, 2020

Chesterton High School

CHS Speech and Debate team does well in virtual national competition

Community

Juneteenth a peaceful celebration in downtown Chesterton

2020 Elections

Republicans tune out, not turn out, in Porter County primary

Town of Chesterton

LEL looking to make Coffee Creek Center land more sellable

Police / Traffic

Teen dies in crash on US 12

Virus Emergency

Another C19 death in Westchester Township

Obituaries

Harlean June Rieger passes away at age 82

Marjorie Jean (Coundiff) Beckham passes away at age 88

Memorial Service July 25 for Joan Blink, 77

Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Bennett passes away at age 76

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/062220 Notice to Bidders - Beverly Shores Crack Sealing Patching Grading....pdf

Legal Notices/062220 Notice to Bidders - Beverly Shores Lake Front Drive.pdf

 

 

Friday, June 19, 2020

Porter County

Local law enforcement to help patrol State and National parks

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council to meet Monday masks required

Virus Emergency

New C19 cases in Porter County trending up

Environment / Region / Indiana

Summer is here and air pollution is back, IDEM warns

Indiana

Indianapolis sued to stop used of tear gas in protests

State jobless rate drops

Sports

Attention All CMS/CHS athletes planning to participate in school sports

Duneland Flyers Baseball is underway

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061920 Duneland Schools pavement impr..pdf

Legal Notices/061920 Not to bidders Ogden Dunes .pdf

Legal Notices/061920 Town of Hebron.pdf

Legal Notices/062220 Notice to Bidders - Beverly Shores Crack Sealing Patching Grading....pdf

Legal Notices/062220 Notice to Bidders - Beverly Shores Lake Front Drive.pdf

 

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Community

Organizers say solidarity march here is a way of doing more

Clip and save Dunes State Park programming

Virus Emergency

Another C19 death in Porter County

Statewide: 584 new C19 cases

Study: C19 infections slowing in Indiana

Nation / History

US base namesakes include slaveholders and failed generals

Obituary

Frederick 'Fred' Thomas Eason passes away at age 75

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061820 ValpoComm Sch VHS lab.pdf

Legal Notices/061820 BevShores revenue bonds.pdf

 

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Community

Broadway to close for Juneteenth celebration Friday

Westchester Library

Library board mulling 2021 cost of living adjustment for workers

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Utility Board hears reports on rainy May

Virus Emergency

Five new C19 cases in Porter County

Statewide: 224 new cases

Beijing outbreak raises virus fears worldwide

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061720 Town of Porter Ord 2020-07.pdf

Legal Notices/061720 town of porter PFD fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Community

CHS grad Dr. Doug Brackney on the cutting edge of C19 research

2020 Election

Porter County Election Board certifies primary results

Town of Chesterton

Schnadenberg: 23rd St. sinkhole an expensive headache for town

Virus Emergency

7 new C19 cases in county; hospitalizations drop

Statewide 440 new cases

Chicago loosening more virus limits

Community

YMCA youth sports to resume in July

Indiana

License branches open for walk-ins with a long wait

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/061620 NICTD invit for proposals.pdf

 

Monday, June 15, 2020

Police / Fire

Chesterton Police crash statistics show what day and when in a day to be careful driving

Town of Porter

Beach trouble spillover: Porter bans parking on streets near Waverly Road and 49

Virus Emergency

Statewide: C19 cases top 40,000; deaths near 2,500

CDC posts long awaited tips for minimizing everyday virus risk

Poll: Americans maintain virus precautions

Eight new C19 cases in county since Thursday

2020 Election

Indiana Democrats choosing attorney general nominee

Obituary

Memorial Service Monday, July 20 for Larry E. Stanley 79

 

Friday, June 12, 2020

Police / Fire

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

Beverly Shores FD seeks to settle suit with Pine Trustee Tammy Watkins

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor RDC awards bid for first section of Marquette Greenway Trail

Burns Harbor residents eager to speak out as board meets in person

Porter County

County Park Board OKs sharing roof costs

Virus Emergency

Statewide C19 cases top 40,000

Obituaries

Amy Christine McCord passes away at age 41

Memorial Service Monday, July 20 for Larry E. Stanley 79

Rickey Allen Maxey passes away at age 69

Visitation Monday for John J. Rubinate

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061220 Chest BZA Pradera Trails.pdf

Legal Notices/061220 Chest BZA washington Ave.pdf

Legal Notices/061220 DSC adv. for bid pavement.pdf

Legal Notices/061220 Ogeden Dunes Not to bidders.pdf

Legal Notices/061220 PoCo Auditor Storm Water fund.pdf

 

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Environment / Community

Residents say beaches a mess after lockdown

Virus Emergency

Indiana theaters, bars, playgrounds reopenings start Friday

Another C19 death in Porter County

Statewide: 449 new C19 cases; 25 more deaths

Town of Porter

New Public Works building comes in at $1.5 million in Porter

Obituaries

Linda Faye Perham passes away at age 68

Christina Varner passes away

Kathleen Kelemen passes away at age 73

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/061120 Kouts downtown parking lot.pdf

Legal Notices/061120 Valpo Schools lab flooring.pdf

 

 

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Town of Chesterton / Community

Illegal to set off fireworks in town before June 29

Business

Top county Democrat named in federal lawsuit

Lakeside Wealth becomes part of CAPTRUST

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council meets in person

Town of Porter

Weiss Entities not eligible for Porter tax abatement on waterpark property

Virus Emergency

City of Chicago cancels Lollapalooza and other festivals

Statewide: 339 new C19 cases; 16 more deaths

Three more C19 deaths in Porter County

Sports / Community

Special Olympics Indiana to hold Virtual Summer Games

 

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools reentry planning underway

CMS holds Virtual Honors Awards Ceremony

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council's last word on Bob Allison

Community

Only one new C19 case in Porter County since Monday

State C19 cases top 38,000

Former CHS student's invention called 'ingenious' in Oprah Magazine

Bill Kuhns celebrating his 100th birthday today

Obituaries

Wanda Gutt Carey passes away at age 90

Annamarie Barriball passes away at age 65

 

Monday, June 8, 2020

Community

DBIG cancels 4th of July Parade and Bark in the Park

Art Center Virtual Art Camps begin June 15

Police / Fire

House fire in Jackson Township

Virus Emergency

Another C19 death reported in Porter County

Statewide C19 cases top 37,000

Indiana contractor slow providing coronavirus test results

Indiana / Region / Education

IU and Ivy Tech reach agreement on guaranteed admission

 

Friday, June 5, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town Council member Bob Allison had second thoughts about resigning

Town Council to meet in person on Monday; mask only policy in effect

Duneland Schools

School Board meets in person at CHS Monday

Police

Trucker airlifted from I94 after two semi crash here

Armed bystanders menace protesters in Lake County

Virus Emergency

Two more C19 deaths in Porter County

Statewide C19 cases at 36,578; 32 more deaths

Community

County Park Department limit summer camp enrollment, adds extra precautions

Lakefront fireworks extravaganza cancelled

South Shore to return to regular service Monday, offering mask optional car

Indiana

Indiana State Fair called off over coronavirus worries

Sports

High school sports may have a different look this fall

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/060520 Duneland Schools public hearing June 15.pdf

Legal Notices/060520 NICTD ticket vending mach.pdf

Legal Notices/060520 Town of Porter BZA variance.pdf

Legal Notices/060520 Valpo Schools Cap project plan.pdf

 

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Duneland Schools

2020 CHS grads honored by community and local businesses

Congratulations Class of 2020

Five more CHS seniors National Merit Scholarship winners

Virus Emergency

Another C19 death in Porter County

Statewide C19 cases top 36,000; 24 more deaths

South Shore service to end at 10:40 pm today and Friday

Soliday urges displaced workers to get tuition free jobs training

Obituaries

Dr. Ikeadi Maurice Ndukwu passes away at age 62

Memorial Service July 18 for Chris Fox

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/06_04_20 KOUTS.pdf

 

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

2020 elections

Mrvan tops crowded field in race for 1st District US House nomination

Biggs and Martin take Commissioner races

Incumbents prevail in Democrat County Council race

Soliday to face Porter in the fall for 4th District seat in State House

Fish beats Spence-Smock and Jury in Superior Court 1 race

Primary Election Results

Virus Emergency

Six more C19 cases in Porter County

State C19 deaths top 2,000

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/06032020 Invite to bid Valpo.pdf

Legal Notices/06032020 Public Hrng Kouts.pdf

Legal Notices/06032020 Valpo schools.pdf

 

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

2020 elections

Clerk Smooth start to voting this morning

Duneland Schools

Duneland School system honors teacher and staff retirees

Virus Emergency

Porter County reports two new C19 deaths

Community

WPL Virtual Summer Concert series starts Friday June 5 at 7 pm

Bishop McClory responds to death of George Floyd and area protests

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton BZA holds in person meeting at CFD

BZA holds three preliminary hearings

Police

State Police pursuit ends with suspect shot and trooper hurt

Obituaries

Kelsey Rae Whisler passes away at age 35

Madelyn Lorenz passes away at age 85

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/060220 Invite to bids Bev Shores.pdf

 

Monday, June 1, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Bob Allison resigns Town Council seat over Facebook comments

2020 Elections Tuesday

County candidate list: Several contested races

Duneland Election Day polling places

Tight congressional races top Indiana primary ballots

Virus Emergency

Porter County reports one new death, 27 new C19 cases over the weekend

Statewide: 1,382 new C19 cases, 31 more deaths over the weekend

Obituaries

Memorial Service Tuesday for Susan Kay Brobst

Howard Nevin Peters passes away

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/06_01_2020 Town of Hebron.pdf

 

Friday, May 29, 2020

Virus Emergency

Health Department adds info on C19 cases in nursing homes

Statewide: 521 new C19 cases, 40 additional deaths

Lake County Jail counselor dies after testing for COVID19

Porter County

CR 400E washed out

County Park Board votes to hold Camp Funset in spite of C19 fears

2020 Elections

Official: Many mail-in ballots may go uncounted

Obituaries

Kenneth Lee Dutcher passes away at age 69

Joe L. Milner passes away at age 88

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/052920 Alch Bev Bd 2.pdf

Legal Notices/052920 AlchBev Bd 1.pdf

Legal Notices/052920 BH zoning shippg containers.pdf

Legal Notices/052920 NCTD ticket vending.pdf

Legal Notices/052920 Not of Hrg Chest TOPOR.pdf

Legal Notices/052920 Not of Hrng Porter White Stallion.pdf

Legal Notices/052920 Porter Twp firefighting.pdf

 

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Masks required at tonight's Chesterton BZA meeting

Chesterton TIF paving projects moving along

Town Council debriefs on Saturday downpour

Town of Porter

Porter Police: Weekend beach traffic signals 'long, bad summer'

2020 Elections

North Commissioner Jim Biggs faces challenge from Jeff Larson

Virus Emergency

Nine new C19 cases in Porter County

State: New C19 cases spike, deaths near 2000

FSSA: Mental health issues up amid virus outbreak

Obituary

Cynthia Cindy Howe passes away at age 62

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/052820 Town of Burns Harbor Marq. Trail.pdf

 

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town Council seeks applicants for open Plan Commission seat

Chesterton Council OKs regulated sewer territory ordinance as part of Valpo settlement

Town of Porter

Porter paving comes in under budget

2020 Elections

Porter County Republicans have a choice in Commissioner race

4 vie for 3 slots in Democrat County Council race

Virus Emergency

Two more C19 deaths in Porter County

Statewide: New C19 cases roughly half of what they were two weeks ago

Business / Economy

State April jobless rate spikes to nearly 17 percent; Region rates are worse

Obituary

Norman Johnston Moore passes away at age 87

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/Chest utility CSO comm not 5 27 20.pdf

Legal Notices/Holladay prop DSC westport 5 27 20 .pdf

Legal Notices/invite to bid Valpo comm crossings 5 27 20.pdf

Legal Notices/valpo schools debt service 5 27 20.pdf

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton planner George Stone resigns his seat

Stormwater pipe fails; sinkhole on 23rd Street

Police

Another man charged in 2019 double murder

2020 Elections

Republicans Spence-Smock, Fish, Jury vying for Superior Court 1 nomination

State Rep. Ed Soliday faces primary challenge from Republican Sara Blohm

Virus Emergency

Another death in Porter County, but last week's surge in cases slows

Statewide: New C19 cases slow over the long weekend

Obituary

Karen Passons passes away

 

Friday, May 22, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town park department releases tentative schedule for reopening facilities

Town of Porter

Apartment development at waterpark site continues to move forward

2020 Elections

In-person early voting begins Tuesday

Police / Traffic

Roadworker killed on I-94 in Porter; semi burns

Virus Emergency

C19 cases surge in Center Township; another death

Statewide: C19 cases top 30,000; deaths near 2,000

Business

It's official; Aldi is coming to town

Environment

NPS to offer parking info line this summer

Indiana

Most DNR campgrounds and facilities reopen today

Governor seeks spending cuts with tax revenue drop

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/052220 PorterTwp Notice to Taxpayers.pdf

Legal Notices/052220 OgdenDunes NOTICE TO BIDDERS.pdf

 

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Town of Chesterton

BZA to hold 5 public hearings in person Thursday

Utility board endorses higher zinc pollutant limit

Utility endorses revised regulated territory ordinance as part of settlement with Valpo

Virus Emergency

Three more C19 deaths in county; 17 new cases

State: New C19 cases and deaths spike

AARP calls for transparency on C19 in Indiana nursing homes

Chesterton High School

CHS releases Music Awards program video honoring students

CHS Senior Honors Night recipients named video link available

2020 Elections

Democrats Ben Blohm and Deb Porter seek nomination in State House race

Environment

NIPSCO plan to move coal ash from Michigan City sparks concern

Obituaries

Rev. John Barasinski passes away at age 69

Zachary Hunter Hamilton passes away at age 19

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/052120bids Burns Harbor Marquette greenway.pdf

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Community / Virus Emergency

Duneland YMCA set to reopen May 24

Porter County / Virus Emergency

Porter County workers to return; public access by appointment

Town of Porter

Vandalism reported at Porter Beach

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor continues to waive late fees for sewer bills

Town of Chesterton

Water in your backyard; Blame it on the rain

Environment / Virus Emergency

Dunes National Park to reopen Porter Beach

Virus / Emergency

State: 581 new cases, 38 deaths

Obituary

Houston F. Dalton passes away at age 95

 

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Community

American Legion Post 170 to lead Memorial Day programs

2020 Elections

14 Democrats vie for nomination to 1st District seat in U.S. House

Virus Emergency

Statewide: 481 new C19 cases, 57 new deaths

Indiana

Indiana court sidesteps ruling on suspended attorney general

 

Monday, May 18, 2020

Duneland Schools

Duneland announces possible Class of 2020 events for July

Westchester Library

Library curbside pickup starts today

Police

CPD officers undeterred by C19

2020 Elections

Six Republicans in primary for 1st District seat in U.S. House

State sending virus protective items to election offices

Virus Emergency

Porter County reports two more C19 deaths

Statewide: 1,659 new cases, 71 more deaths

26 mile run honors 26 Chesterton officers

Tribune readers want to know: Is your business safe?

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/05182020 porter coounty ed. services.pdf

Legal Notices/051820 IDEM open burn.pdf

 

Friday, May 15, 2020

Duneland Schools

Duneland School system asks public input on Strategic Plan for schools

Virus Emergency

County C19 deaths rise to 15 hospitalizations also up

Statewide: 614 new C19 cases, 42 more deaths

National Guard deployed to state prisons

United Way survey 58 percent doubt preCOVID conditions to return until 2021

Police / Traffic

Two injured in 3 vehicle crash on 49

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor going out to bid for Phase 3 of Marquette Greenway Trail construction

Obituary

Thomas A. Lynch passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/051520 Chesterton BZA notice of hearing.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 IDEM open burn.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 Notice of Pub Hrg 762 S Cal.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 Notice of Pub Hrng2017Terreno.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 Notice Pub Hrng 109Westchest.Ave.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 Notice PublicHrng Chest 11thSt.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 Notice to bidders Ogden Dunes.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 PoCo addl approp storm water.pdf

Legal Notices/051520 Notice of Exec Bev Shores bond.pdf

 

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Duneland Schools

CHS students recognized for Academic Achievements

Virus Emergency

New C19 cases in Porter County outpace new recoveries

1,645 Total Indiana C19 deaths

Study estimates 2.8 percent C19 infection rate for Indiana

Porter County Aging and Community Services provides energy and food box assistance

Casino worker caravan converging on Indy Friday for safer working conditions

South Shore Sanitized for Rider Safety; masks required

Indiana Immunization Coalition urges keeping child vaccinations up to date

Obituary

Benjamin Scott Hibshman passes away at age 49

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Town Council earmarks $10K for business promotion

Duneland Schools

Three CHS seniors named National Merit Scholars

Virus Emergency

County C19 cases near 400; hospitalizations up

Statewide: 409 new C19 cases; 38 more deaths

Business / Economy

Indiana utilities want to recover revenue lost due to pandemic

Obituaries

Laura J. Ream passes away at age 92

Shirley Jean (Noel) Lenburg passes away

Daniel L. Jenkins, III passes away in Arizona

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Duneland Schools

Duneland School system names Teachers and Employee of Year

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Town Council regulates gatherings in public parks

Business / Economy

CAC rips utilities plan to charge ratepayers for sales lost in pandemic

Consumer Counselor seeks utility ratepayer protections during pandemic

Virus Emergency

County reports 13th C19 death, uptick in new cases

Statewide cases top 25,000

Indiana officials say most businesses follow reopening plan

Obituaries

Charles Edward 'Charlie' Jokerst passes away at age 78

Anna Maria Spahic passes away at age 89

 

Monday, May 11, 2020

Environment / Lake Michigan

Lakes Michigan and Huron break high water records in April

Indiana

Indiana attorney general's law license suspended for groping

Virus Emergency

Porter County reports 12th C19 death

Indiana C19 case count nears 25,000

Dunes State Park resumes collecting gate fees

Police

ISP: Passenger dies in I80 94 crash

Obituaries

Anna Maria Spahic passes away at age 89

Ray Ameling passes away at age 86

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/051120 Town of PorterCommunity Cross Gr.pdf

Legal Notices/051120 town of Chesterton Calumet Rd..pdf

 

Friday, May 8, 2020

Virus Emergency

Cyndi Dykes says Coroner Office prepared for C19 surge

Eleventh C19 death reported in County

Statewide: 675 new cases, 33 new deaths

Community

Chesterton Strong Art contest winner's art available as yard sign

Duneland Schools

CHS makes 2020 Best High School list

Obituaries

Private services for Virginia Lade Terrill, age 94

Betty Jean Thompson passes away

Larry S. Potter passes away at age 74

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/050820 notice of public hearing bev shores erosion.pdf

 

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Town of Chesterton

Shane Griffin is the new Chesterton Park Superintendent

European Market won't open on May 16

Business / Community

Chuck Roth celebrating 40 years at Chesterton Feed and Garden Center

Virus Emergency

Statewide: 650 new cases 31 more deaths

County C19 cases top 300

National Park closes Porter Beach

Environment / Porter County

County Parks uses grants to expand Brincka Cross preserve

Township Library

Public library to launch curbside service May 18

Business / Steel / Region

ArcelorMittal posts $1.12 billion loss in 1Q

Business / Region

NiSource posts 1Q profit

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS coaches will be ready if IHSAA resumes high school sports July 1

Obituaries

Betty J. Pflughaupt passes away at age 86

Kimberly Karen Turner passes away at age 53

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/05720 PORTER PLAN COMMISSION.pdf

Legal Notices/05720 BEV SHORES GIFT.pdf

Legal Notices/05720 BEV SHORES EROSION.pdf

 

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Community

Not all the news is bad: CFD rescues ducklings from sewer

Virus Emergency

Two new C19 deaths in county; more than half of all cases in the younger age groups

Porter County Commissioners OK C19 action plan for offices

Town of Porter government trying to return to normal

State saw at least 1,000 C19 deaths in April

State reports 2nd highest number of new cases

Indiana warns about false misleading virus cleaning claims

Internet Safety

Hacked Facebook accounts lead to scam here

Facebook removes accounts linked to QAnon

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/Shirley Heinze Land Trust notice of tax sale.pdf

 

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Virus Emergency

South Shore requires riders to wear masks

New Porter County C19 cases spike, so do recoveries, active cases dip

Statewide: 62 additional C19 deaths since Monday

More Indiana stores reopen as some virus restrictions ease

Business / Economy

Water company rate increase now in effect

Chicago

Amid virus, Field Museum's flesh-eating beetles keep eating

Obituaries

James Richard Hudgins, Sr. passes away at age 87

Glenn Russell Friday passes away at age 55

 

Monday, May 4, 2020

Police

Chesterton motorcyclist died in US 12 crash

Porter County

Memorial Opera and Expo workers furloughed

Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools welcomes two new PCES Directors

Duneland School Board members receive ISBA's highest honors

Virus / Emergency

Governor eyes rollback of virus restrictions in phases

Statewide: Nearly 2000 new cases since Friday

Indiana governor apologizes for maskless photo at restaurant

15 new COVID19 cases in county over the weekend

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/542020 not to bidders Chest hot mastic .pdf

Legal Notices/542020porter comm crossings.pdf

 

Friday, May 1, 2020

Business / Region / Steel

USS issues WARN notices to 6,500, idling No. 6 at Gary Works

USS posts 1Q net loss of $391M

Virus / Emergency

Indiana C19 order won't ban tighter local rules

Statewide: 815 new cases, 55 more deaths

Four new C19 cases in Porter County

Police

Three dead in Indiana 130 crash

Obituary

Vera (Leonsky) Struk passes away at age 91

 

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Environment / Lake Michigan

NPS Beverly Shores Lakeview parking lot falls into lake; utility infrastructure threatened

Virus Emergency

Contractor picked to spur Indiana coronavirus tracing

Only one new COVID19 case in Porter County today

Grim landmark as Indiana C19 deaths top 1,000

Police

ISP trooper expected to make full recovery

 

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Virus Emergency

Eighth C19 death reported in Porter County

Statewide C19 cases top 17,000; deaths near 1,000

Indiana hiring company to boost coronavirus testing

Environment

EPA: NWI meeting federal air quality standards

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Council okays 2020 paving list

Town Council amends Park Superintendent salary

Engineering contract awarded for WestchesterLiberty Trail Phase III

Elections

Porter County vote by mail already exceeds 2016 total

Police / Traffic

ISP Trooper seriously injured by suspected drunk driver

Obituaries

Juliet Morgan Ratchford dies at 80 in Texas

Mary Ellen Lakin passes away at age 88

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/042920BevShores notice to taxpayers.pdf

Legal Notices/042920DuneAcresreq for prop snow remo.pdf

Legal Notices/042920 SHLT bev shores lot tax sale.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Virus Emergency

In This Together: Tribune seeks local COVID19 stories

Porter County Jail C19 cases up to 40

Statewide C19 cases reach 16,588, deaths 901

17 new C19 cases in county

Elections

Voters may request absentee ballot online

Sports

Hannah Geiser is IHSAA girls long jump qualifier

Obituaries

Verna M. 'Midge' Fornshell dies at 83

Joanne Ochoa passes away

Monday, April 27, 2020

Virus Emergency

State reports nearly 1,000 new cases; 31 deaths

Another C19 death in Westchester Township

Valpo Ivy Tech to be advanced C19 test site

Symphony resident died of COVID19

First death of state correctional officer; Westville inmate describes misery

Drive-by protest on Tuesday at Westville Correctional over COVID19 outbreak

Police / Fire

CFD responds to house fire

Town of Chesterton

BZA Zooms meeting zooms through five preliminary hearings

Obituaries

Private services for Kenneth Duane Spaulding

Scientist Gerald 'Gerry' Peterson passes away at age 89

 

Friday, April 24, 2020

Virus Emergency

Health Department defends policy, says C19 can get you anywhere

State virus toll continues to rise

Commissioners say plan to reopen county government is in the works

Don't inject disinfectant: Blunt pushback on Trump musing

FDA warns of risks with Trump promoted malaria drug

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/042420public noticeAc.ofLearng.pdf

 

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Region

South Shore losing $3.4 million monthly during COVID19 crisis

Virus Emergency

2nd COVID19 death in Westchester Township

State reports 600 new cases and 45 new deaths

2 cats in NY become first US pets to test positive for virus

Indiana tracks coronavirus cases weeks before 1st confirmed

Nursing homes plead for more testing

Poll: Few Americans support easing virus protections

Town of Chesterton

Utility board takes Sanitary Sewer Master Plan under advisement

Education / Citizenship

History and geography scores dip on National Report Card

 

 

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Virus Emergency

Two Dunelanders die of COVID19; recoveries rise sharply

State won't detail nursing home outbreaks

Feds to share info on nursing homes

Big unknowns about virus complicate getting back to normal

Virus misinformation and outright lies flourish in online protest groups

State reports nearly 400 new cases and 31 deaths

Duneland YMCA face mask project in need of volunteers

Duneland Schools

CHS opens registration for Summer School 2020

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/042920 SHLT bev shores lot tax sale.pdf

Legal Notices/422 po co auditor addl.approp.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Virus Emergency

More Porter County inmates test positive for COVID19

Statewide: 431 new cases of COVID 19 and 61 new deaths

Governor Holcomb extends stay-at-home order

Chesterton Utility: No shutoffs during COVID19 crisis

Business / Region

Ports of Indiana marks Earth Day

Jobless rate in Indiana inched up prior to shelter-in-place order

Obituaries

Marianne Kopack Browne passes away at age 93

Steven R. DeRosa passes away at 66

 

Monday, April 20, 2020

Community

TP 10k Virtual Run to benefit the Red Cup Cafe's soup kitchen

Virus Emergency

Porter County reports third COVID19 death

State reports 505 new cases

Public Libraries

Porter County and Westchester libraries expand digital offerings

Obituaries

Berthel Pass McCombs passes away at age 89

Dale R. Bancroft passes away at age 76

 

Friday, April 17, 2020

Virus Emergency

COVID19 case reported in nursing home here

Virus deaths already triple annual flu toll in Indiana

State COVID19 cases top 10,000; deaths top 500

Tip of the iceberg: Nations of the World struggle to get accurate count of virus deaths

Commentary: Science and shortage of tests means we must stay home

Town of Chesterton

Park Superintendent Bruce Mathias, a man for all seasons, retires

Police / Traffic

Michigan City woman dies in crash in Burns Harbor

Business

Warning: State tax filing payment deadlines not extended for businesses

Environment

EPA guts rule credited with cleaning up toxic air

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/041720Notice to biddersGlobalEng bobcek.pdf

Legal Notices/041720Notice to taxpayers PoCo Auditor.pdf

 

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Virus Emergency

90 active COVID19 cases in Porter County

State reporting nearly 500 C19 deaths; cases top 9,500

More Porter County Jail inmates and an officer positive for COVID19

Indiana has 119 deaths in long term care facilities

Joliet nursing home reports 23 coronavirus deaths

Community

Duneland's cats and dogs adjust to new working conditions

Steelworker 3D printing PPE for hospital; donations needed

Sports

Little League World Series faces 0-2 count amid coronavirus

 

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Virus Emergency

Third death reported in Porter County

440 new COVID19 cases in state; deaths top 400

Indiana order blocks local bans on virus patient moves

Porter County

Commissioners net more savings on insurance approve polling places

Community

Delta Theta Tau sorority offering Mother's Day flowers

Children's art contest to highlight community in challenging time

Obituaries

Artist Robert Sirko passes away at age 62

Joseph A. Klumpe passes away at age 88

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/415Not.ofExec.BEV SHORES.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Virus Emergency

Two Porter County Jail inmates test positive for COVID19

COVID19 recoveries jump in Porter County

State virus death toll nears 400

Business / Region

First ocean vessel of year brings cargo of wind turbines to Port of Indiana Burns Harbor

Town of Chesterton

Town Council Zooms meeting

Indiana

New law extends the statute of limitations in certain cases

New Indiana law prohibits bosses from requiring device implants in workers

Legal smoking age raised to 21 on July 1

 

Monday, April 13, 2020

Virus Emergency

Two COVID-19 deaths in Porter County

Indiana death toll at 350; 8,236 cases

Police / Town of Chesterton

Police Commission meets remotely; crime is down

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS' Tyler Nelson earns All-America honors in baseball

Obituaries

Donna Vagnoni passes away peacefully at age 91

Mary F. Carlisle passes peacefully away at age 67

Gerald 'Jerry' Joseph Ward passes away at age 58

 

Friday, April 10, 2020

Community

Easter Bunny to visit Chesterton on Saturday with police and fire escort

Chesterton and Porter awarded state roadwork grants

Dunbar Family Foundation supports Westchester Neighbors Food Pantry

Redman Family donates $10,000 DEF scholarship back to DEF

Virus Emergency

Governor Holcomb issues order on church worship

568 more C19 cases statewide, 300 total deaths

92 COVID19 cases in Porter County

Environment / Great Lakes

Great Lakes get extra funds for cleanups

Obituary

Bruce Bartholomew passes away at age 77

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/NICTD EChicago paving.pdf

Legal Notices/not to bidders town of porter 4.10.pdf

 

Thursday, April 9, 2020

Virus Emergency

State orders enhanced COVID19 reporting

State COVID19 totals top 6,000, 245 deaths

88 COVID19 cases in Porter County

Community Responds to Crisis

Anytime Fitness offers free virtual workouts to the community

Attention to Details offers car decontamination in the time of COVID19

Duneland Counseling offers free sessions for uninsured during COVID19 crisis

Libraries

Westchester libraries to remain closed until further notice

Business

Steel import applications rise

Community / Nation

Census sends paper forms to laggards as Midwest sets pace

Obituary

Barbara Ruth Niese passes away at age 86

 

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Virus Emergency

County launches COVID19 dashboard

COVID19 cases statewide near 6,000; 203 dead

Porter County cases of COVID19 listed by Township, April 7, 2020

Dunes Learning Center offers Tracking the Sandsquatch activities

Police

Arrests in county plummet amid COVID19 crisis

NTSB: School district shares blame for crash that killed 3 children

Community / Environment

Social distancing: Seeking steelhead in steel country

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/4820Not.ofDet. BONDS.pdf

Legal Notices/4820Not.ofExec.BEV SHORES.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Virus Emergency

Porter County cases of COVID19 listed by Township, April 7, 2020

State COVID19 cases top 5,000

CWC cancels Art Show, April and May meetings

Town of Chesterton offers program for non-emergency assistance

Friends of Community Foundation matching donations

Duneland YMCA offers pattern to make face masks

Police

State Police: Two charged in speed contest

 

Monday, April 6, 2020

Virus Emergency

Porter County set to release more data on local virus cases

Commissioners extend closures through April 20

Revised: COVID19 cases at 75 in Porter County: up from 42 on Friday

Nearly 5,000 Hoosiers positive for COVID19

Elections

Porter County prepping for a social distanced election

Community

Westchester Migratory Bird Sanctuary open for social distance outings

Sports

Garry Nallenweg is Indiana High School Athletic Administrator of the Year

 

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

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/040320 NICTD - EAST CHICAGO PAVING.pdf

 

Thursday, 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

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

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