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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Elections

Duneland polling places for Election Day some have changed

Town of Chesterton

Town to give away free tree seedlings Saturday

Police

Sentenced to year in federal prison in spoof email and theft scheme

Munster physician gets 15 months for illegally dispensing opioids

Indiana

Indiana budget includes $73M for new Purdue animal hospital

Governor signs stadium, Pacers arena subsidy plan

Ex-Indiana high court justice to hear case against state AG

Governor says he could boost Indiana child agency again

Obituaries

Douglas Scott Coslet passes away at age 33

Larry D. Wright passes away at age 75

 

Monday, April 29, 2019

Police / Traffic

Chesterton motorcyclist dies in crash on Burdick Road

ISP: Chicago man dies in crash on Toll Road ramp

Elections

Early voting still underway

Indiana / Nation / Obituary

Indiana's Richard Lugar, who helped in securing Soviet arsenal, dies

Class Reunions

The big CHS allclass minireunion set for Monday July 8

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys Golf wins Wawasee Invitational

Chesterton Softball splits doubleheader

Girls Tennis falls to Lake Central

Chesterton Baseball falls at Hobart

 

Friday, April 26, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Neal withdraws BZA petition; but plans to put up storage buildings any way

Indiana Legislature

Indiana budget with $2 billion in reserves draws criticism

Police

PCSP: Drugs, cash, and firearms seized in Portage

Environment / Indiana Dunes

Dunes Pavilion construction resumes

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS girls tennis team beats Michigan City

Obituary

Barbara Elaine Williams passes away

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/042619 MAP Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Northside Tap Room Dish Restaurant.pdf

Legal Notices/042619 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders Football Field Turf Replacement.pdf

 

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Duneland Schools

CHS staff and students 'walk in' for school funding

Town of Porter

Porter Council gives Bugajski okay to proceed with Hawthorne improvements

Duneland Forest streets in Porter will be repaved this year

Porter planners discuss square footage requirements

Indiana Legislature

Indiana lawmakers approve GOP budget gambling bill

Environment / Indiana

IU survey: Four out of five Hoosiers believe climate change is real

Court upholds DNR's right to hold deer culls in state parks

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Baseball beats Merrillville

Trojan Softball falls at Crown Point

Obituary

Services Sunday for Alice Jean Amstutz, 76

 

 

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Duneland Schools

Final school referendum info session draws a crowd

School Board votes again to keep district closed to transfers

Indiana Legislature / Schools

GOP plan boosts Indiana schools only 2.5 percent in each of the next 2 years

Town Council

Council eyes possibility of widening sidewalk in 200 block of Broadway

Spring Elections

Campaign finance reports not in for contested race

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Baseball no hits Merrillville

CHS Boys Golf wins DAC triangular

CHS Boys Track sweeps DAC double dual

Trojan Girls Tennis beats Merrillville

CHS Boys volleyball beats No 4 Cathedral

Chesterton Girls Track splits DAC duals

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/042419 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Adoption Beverly Shores Park and Rec Cum Build Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/042419 NICTD Request for Bidders Rail Grinding.pdf

Legal Notices/042419 Plesant Twp Trustee Notice of Adoption Pleasant Township Cum Firefighting Build Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Chamber gets pushback on proposal to extend Euro Market for food trucks

Town Council approves sewer rate increases

Council to obtain appraisals for house on South Calumet Road

Chesterton Town Council seeks engineer's report on RR quiet zone conversion

Indiana Legislature

Deal would allow Indiana sports betting by mobile devices

Town Elections

Democrats have a choice for Chesterton Town Council

Police

ISP: Two-semi crash on Toll Road west of town

Business / Economy

Jobless rate up statewide while mixed bag in Northwest Indiana

 

Monday, April 22, 2019

Duneland Schools

School board meets Tuesday to discuss transfer student policy

Police

Porter PD responds to two suspected ODs, one fatal

Indiana Legislature

School money and gambling decisions near as legislature nears end

Community

Troop 929 Scoutmaster David Larimer is Distinguished Hoosier

Business

Town of Chesterton, Bird Sanctuary nonprofit awarded NIPSCO grants

StoryPoint Senior Living now open in Chesterton

Chesterton High School Sports

Chesterton Baseball beats Hammond Morton

Trojan Softball beats New Prairie

CHS Tennis wins Portage Doubles Invite

Chesterton Boys Golf struggles at LC Classic

Obituaries

Visitation and Services today for Jennie Rehtorik Wynkoop

Services Wednesday for Arvetta Joan Hanrahan, 86

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/042219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Adoption PoCo Municipal Airport.pdf

 

Friday, April 19, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Council to hold hearing Monday on proposed sewer rate hikes

Community

Methodist Church in talks to sell the MAC to Montessori School

Duneland churches offer special services

Elections

County has more than enough poll workers for Primary

Police

CPD to participate in DEA Rx TakeBack on Saturday, April 27

ISP: Man blames cat for crash charged with OWI

Obituaries

Memorial Service April 27 for Frank Sherman Maple

Celebration of Life Monday for Gary Ward Beavers

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/041919 Hodges Davis PC Notice City of Portage Recreation Impact Fee.pdf

Legal Notices/041919 Hodges Davis PC Notice of Public Hearing Pines Petition of Paul Dykterok.pdf

Legal Notices/041919 Pine Twp Trustee Request for Proposal.pdf

Legal Notices/041919 Valparaiso Community Schools Notice to Bidders Football Field Turf Replacement.pdf

 

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Indiana

Indiana House speaker has deal arranged by casino investor

Indiana schools may be pinched by slower state revenue growth

Town of Porter

Grant funded design work underway for ADA route at Indian Springs Park

Police

Porter Police: Discovery Charter student threatens to 'shoot up the school'

ISP: Driver, child ejected from SUV in I-94 rollover

Steel

Foreign steel imports drop in February

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Softball walks off with DAC win

CHS Girls tennis team sweeps LaLumiere

Obituary

Services Friday for Jean Kresho, age 82

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Duneland Schools

Order a Duneland Schools 50th anniversary t-shirt now to April 22

Crosswalk warning lights go live at W. Porter Ave./11th St

CHS Orchestras bring home ISSMA gold

Town of Burns Harbor / Steel

Burns Harbor OKS tax help for ArcelorMittal

Town of Chesterton

Utility could take delivery of new camera truck in May

Indiana

Indiana teachers rally for more money for schools

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Girls Track sweeps LaPorte and Valpo

Chesterton Softball shuts out Michigan City 10-0

CHS Baseball splits with Valpo

CHS Boys Track splits

Obituary

Services Friday for Randy B. Taylor, 67

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/041719 NICTD Request for Bidders Rail Grinding.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Duneland Schools

Indiana Public Access Counselor: Duneland School Board 'asleep at the wheel' when it closed district to transfers

Town of Chesterton / Porter County

Chesterton asks: Has Porter County punted on cleaning regulated ditches in towns?

Police

Paul Fotia's half century with the State Police honored with Sagamore

CPD: Motorist drives into garage then leaves scene

Community

European Market to open May 4

Indiana

Indiana University to recreate ancient huge sloth skeleton

 

Monday, April 15, 2019

Police

Judge Clymer denies change of venue in Upper Deck murder case

Indiana

Indiana House rejects proposed ban on new power plants

Lawmakers seek to add school alert system to all 92 counties

Rally Tuesday at Statehouse for public school funding

House OKs limits on gambling officials’ access to governor

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys Golf wins MC Marquette Invite

CHS Boys win 8 titles at Chesterton Relays

CHS Softball shuts out Merrillville

Girls Track wins 4 events at Chesterton Relays

Obituaries

David Alfred Hokanson passes away at age 89

Celebration of Life April 20 for Sandra M. Menefee

 

Friday, April 12, 2019

Township Libraries

Township libraries moving forward with building upgrades

Police

Porter Police: NIPSCO pole snapped in hit-and-run

Community

YMCA promoting child protection during National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Indiana

New Indiana budget plan unlikely to close teacher pay gap

House OKs limits on gambling officials’ access to governor

Indiana panel backs 20 percent tax on ecigarette liquids

Sports

Chesterton Baseball beats Portage 8-5

CHS Tennis falls 4-1

Obituary

Services Monday for Kayla D. Stanley, age 23

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/041219 Hiestand Law Office LLC Notice of Public Hearing Petition of B and B Developers Inc.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 Hiestand Law Office LLC Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Bennetts Rentals LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 IDEM Notice of 30 Days Air Permit for Walsh and Kelly Inc.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 NICTD Vendor Open House.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 Notice to Taxpayers Pleasant Township Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 Pine Twp Trustee Request for Proposal.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers PoCo Add Appropriations Sheriff.pdf

Legal Notices/041219 Clerk Treasurer Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Kasie H Carmichael.pdf

 

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Town of Porter

Quotes in for Hawthorne Park improvements

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor christens new fire engine and Fire Department building addition

Duneland Schools

Chesterton High School Student Government earns national recognition

Library / Community

Donate gently used books for WPL Friends of the Library book sale

US domestic steel shipments down in February

Environment

DNR: Always leave baby animals alone

Invasive Species Awareness Week: Watch for Asian longhorned beetle

Business / Steel

US domestic steel shipments down in February

Indiana

Indiana sports betting and new casinos won't mean windfall

Obituary

Services Friday for Jack E. Baer, 89

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/041119 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Public Hearing Chesterton Proposed Schedule of Fees.pdf

 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Porter County

Sunset Hill Park children's center will be ready for Spring Out Festival

Elections

Early voting is now underway

Chamber supports school referendum

Town of Chesterton

Council eyes buying house to clear way to fix crooked Porter Ave./Calumet intersection

Hearing set April 22 on sewer rate hikes

Sports

Chesterton Boys Golf set to open season

Trojan Softball holds off Valpo

CHS Baseball blasts Portage 14-2

Trojan Girls edge Crown Point 68-64

CHS Boys fall 72-60 in season opener at CP

Obituaries

Services Friday for Velma Grace Johnson, 89

Celebration of Life April 18 for Kathleen Dennison

Services Friday for Joseph William Gersna

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/041019 Notice of State Surplus Property Sale DNR Tippecanoe River State Park.pdf

Legal Notices/041019 Town of Dune Acres Notice of Adoption Dune Acres Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Town Council formally rejects Nekus post office development

Town Duneland Schools split cost of flashers at W. Porter/11th

Spring Cleanup begins Monday

Sidewalk replacement in progress on 11th St

Morgan Park curb project to begin soon

Police

Germann: No criminal charge in fatal shooting; selfdefense found

Indiana

Ethics panel dismisses complaint against Bosma

Nation

Capitol Hill hearing on online hate sees it firsthand

 

Monday, April 8, 2019

Traffic / Burns Harbor / Region

US 12 resurfacing project begins today

Business / Indiana / Environment

NIPSCO studying Soliday proposal to slow the shift away from coal

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton BZA approves variances on 4 properties

Indiana

Moseley's safe school bill heads to Gov Holcomb's desk

Report: Percentage of Indiana college bound students on a decline

Police

ISP: Vehicle flips on I-80/94 in Lake County

Sports

Chesterton Girls Tennis Team opens with runnerup finish

Trojan Baseball wins twice in Lafayette

CHS Softball goes 2-1 at Horseshoe Classic

Obituary

Memorial Service May 4 for Richard Lindvall

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/040819 Crown Point Community School Corp Request for Bidders New Equipment.pdf

Legal Notices/040819 Notice of Public Hearing Kouts First Baptist Church.pdf

 

Friday, April 5, 2019

Duneland Schools

Supporters answer opponents at school referendum forum

Town of Chesterton

Town Council to consider Post Office PUD at meeting Monday

Indiana Legislature

Indiana lawmakers amending law on school shooter drills

Legislature aims to close Indiana online sales hotel taxes loophole

Police / Region

Child pornographer gets 30 years

East Chicago Post Office bomber sentenced to 29 years

Community

Daughter of former PCSP deputy facing extensive and expensive jaw surgery

Sports

Trojan Tennis opens Saturday

Obituary

Keith William Meyne passes away at age 57

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/040519 NICTD Vendor Open House.pdf

Legal Notices/040519 Notice to Taxpayers Pleasant Township Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Restooms at Dogwood Park should open soon

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Softball plays long ball in 16-7 DAC win over Portage

Girls Track starts with Triangular

Boys Track opens at Highland

CHS Baseball falls to Crown Point

Business / Steel

Foreign steel imports increase by 5 percent in March

Indiana

Panel hires attorney to probe Bosma's use of campaign funds

Gov. Holcomb signs hate crimes measure into law

Study Indiana women earning far less than men doing same work

 

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Town of Chesterton

NIRPC officially approves funds for Phase III of 1100N sidewalk

Indiana

Indiana Senate OKs hate crimes bill; governor will sign it

Elections

Register to vote now; last day is April 8

Sports

Trojan Softball falls in extra innings to CP

Chesterton Baseball drops DAC opener

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/040319 City of Portage Civil City Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

Legal Notices/040319 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Park and Rec Cum Build Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/040319 Town of Kouts Advertisement for Bids Wastewater Treatment Plant.pdf

 

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Education / Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board approves filling vacant art and phys ed positions

Indiana

Indiana Senate moves toward final vote on hate crimes bill

Indiana Senate OKs expanded religious objection to abortion

Business / Economy

Administration officials pull back Trump border threat

Health

US health officials alarmed by paralyzing illness in kids

Sports

CHS Baseball wins season opener

Obituaries

Jerald (Jay) Juliano passes away

Services Wednesday for Marjorie Foster, 86

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031919 Porter County Tax Rate Chart.pdf

Legal Notices/040219 Duneland School Corporation Notice to Bidders DSC 2019 Generator Renovations.pdf

 

Monday, April 1, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Residents speak out against proposed storage unit development on Brown Ave

Community

Try the YMCA for free every Tuesday in April

Police / Fire

Wildland fire at Moraine Nature Preserve Sunday

Health

Rise in tick activity prompts warning

Measles count in US this year already more than all of 2018

Indiana

Indiana House panel makes big changes to casino move legislation

Indiana expanding resources for children with dyslexia

Indiana lawmakers back away from mandating citizenship test

Sports

Trojan Softball ties Hanover as night closes in

Obituary

Visitation Tuesday for Mary Alice Gawronski

 

Friday, March 29, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Baseball opens in Evansville

Trojan Softball improves to 3-0

Indiana

Report: Gov. Holcomb got private flights from casino magnate

Business / Nation

Trump threatens to close border with Mexico next week

Obituary

Services Monday for Jacqueline C. Summers Kearney

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/032919 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Sale Chesterton 02 Ford F550 Duty Dump Truck.pdf

Legal Notices/032919 MAP Notice of Public Hearing ATC Village Tavern Duneside Liquors.pdf

Legal Notices/032919 NICTD Notice to Proposers West Lake Corridor Project.pdf

Legal Notices/032919 Town of Kouts Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/032919 Town of Kouts Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

 

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Softball beats No. 2 Lake Central in DAC game

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board meets Monday; closed sessions scheduled

Education / Indiana

Parents Apply now for On My Way PreKindergarten grants

Police

Ordered to pay $1.4M in restitution to ArcelorMittal

Business / Steel

Steel imports are 25 percent of US market in January

Community / Nation

DeVos criticized over plan to cut Special Olympics funding

Community / Environment

Preorder now for Friends of Indiana Dunes 23rd annual Native Plant Sale

Health / Region / Indiana

Officials warn of measles in Indianapolis

Case of measles confirmed in northern Chicago suburbs

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/032819 Valparaiso Community Schools 2018 Annual Performance Report.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Indiana

Indiana House approve hate crimes bill lacking gender protections

Bill on requirements for ID gender change shelved

Town of Porter

Town of Porter nets $623k paving grant

Police

ISP: Lake County Sheriff Deputy charged with 4 felonies

Business

Rebranding Indiana Dunes as national park expected to boost tourism

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Softball opens with win

Obituary

Memorial Service Saturday for Wendy Marie Smith, 43

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/032719 Duneland School Corporation 2018 Annual Performance Report.pdf

Legal Notices/032719 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Park and Rec Cum Build Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/032719 IDEM Notice of 30 Days for Public Comment Air Permit for ArcelorMittal BH LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/032719 Town of Kouts Advertisement for Bids Wastewater Treatment Plant.pdf

 

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Elections

Porter County Clerk rolls out new poll worker recruitment efforts

Town of Chesterton

Bids in for East Morgan paving project

Business / Steel

Trade Court upholds Trump steel tariffs

Region

South Shore Line Bikes on Trains program resumes Monday, April 1

Indiana Legislature

Holcomb supports hate crimes bill lacking gender protections

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Softball opens season tonight at Hobart

Obituary

Raymond Steven Tittle, Jr. passes away at age 88

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/032619 Duneland School Corporation Notice to Bidders DSC 2019 Generator Renovations.pdf

Legal Notices/032619 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Adoption Beverly Shores Cumulative Cap Improv Fund Rate 04.pdf

Legal Notices/032619 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Adoption Beverly Shores Cumulative Cap Improv Fund Rate 05.pdf

Legal Notices/032619 Town of Kouts Notice of Adoption Cumulative Cap Devel Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/032619 Town of Kouts Notice of Adoption Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031919 Porter County Tax Rate Chart.pdf

 

Monday, March 25, 2019

Community

United Way of Porter County announces Todd Leeth is fundraising campaign chair

Town of Chesterton

BZA to hold six public hearings on Thursday

Town of Porter

Porter planners OK 6 Franklin rezone

Chesterton High School

CHS Show Choirs finish successful season

Indiana

Indiana Supreme Court to hear cellphone privacy case

Purdue University eliminates plastic straws for paper option

Business / Economy / Region

Jobless rate stable at 3.5 percent in the state, mixed bag in NWI

Sports

Duneland Swim Club takes 2nd at State Meet

Obituary

Private services for Diana L. Adkins, 72

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/032519 Crown Point Community School Corp Request for Bidders New Equipment.pdf

Legal Notices/032519 Town of Burns Harbor Notice to Bidders Burns Harbor 2019 Grant Paving Project.pdf

 

Friday, March 22, 2019

Duneland Schools

Residents speak out against proposed school referendum

Referendum Chat and Play during Spring Break

Town of Chesterton

Planners vote 5-2 against John Nekus post office development

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor RDC plans for EMT salaries

Business / Steel

USS tells updated benefits for non-represented

Indiana

Filing Indiana AG Hill declines hearing on groping claims

Obituary

Services Tuesday for Monica Lynn Casbon 63

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/032219 Family and Social Services Administration Public Notice LaPetite Academy.pdf

Legal Notices/032219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Adoption Chesterton Cumulative Cap Devel Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/032219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Adoption PoCo Municipal Airport Cumulative Building Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/032219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Sale Chesterton 02 Ford F550 Duty Dump Truck.pdf

Legal Notices/032219 NICTD Notice to Proposers West Lake Corridor Project.pdf

 

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Porter County / Elections

Report blames toxic behavior for election snafu

Education / Duneland Schools

Department of Education gives three Duneland schools 4 stars

DEF will honor Bob and Cindy Kelly at annual gala Friday, April 26

Indiana

Bill would make it harder to change gender on licenses

Beware of donating to phony charities

Police

Two following Brinks armored truck charged

DOC: Woman brings drugs when picking up prisoner scheduled for release

Sports

Jake Wadding named to Indiana Junior All-Star Team

Obituaries

Services Monday for Mary Gregor Lee, 94

Barbara Ehrick passes away at age 88

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/032119 Discovery Charter School 2018 Annual Performance Report.pdf

Legal Notices/031819 Town of Burns Harbor Notice to Bidders Burns Harbor 2019 Grant Paving Project.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Porter County / Elections

Porter County raises election workers pay

Chesterton High School

CHS BPA Club students qualify for national conference

Town of Chesterton

Utility recommends sewer rate hike for town residents of 3.01%

Town of Burns Harbor

ArcelorMittal seeks tax abatement from Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor Town Council mulls fate of old fire engine

Indiana

Panel Indiana Attorney General should be disciplined over alleged groping

Obituary

Services Friday for Richard J. Jendrzejczyk, Sr.

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/032019 Boone Twp Trustee Notice of Adoption Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/031919 Porter County Tax Rate Chart.pdf

Porter County Elections

Election Board president resigns after shouting match caught on camera

Town of Chesterton / Indiana / Environment

Bill to gut MS4 review authority remains in play

Business

OUCC and IAWC in water rate hike settlement deal

Town of Chesterton / Police

Police Commission commends Conder, Bruning, Virijevich and Manion

Environment

Open house March 27 on USS permit renewal for hazmat waste site in Portage

AP: Hot weather records falling twice as often as cold

Indiana / Police

Police question Indiana nonprofit's fundraising for law enforcement

Sports / Community

Special Olympian Jerritt Covington swims for two golds in Abu Dhabi

Obituary

Services Friday for Doris Marie Dougherty

 

Monday, March 18, 2019

Police

CFD: Five transported after crash on Indiana 49

Special handicapped space on 8th St. to be removed

Township Library

Westchester Library eyes building improvements

Community

Art Center holding membership drive special open house Saturday March 23

Region

NICTD West Lake Corridor Project receives favorable grant rating from FTA

INDOT to hold public open house on transportation plans May 8 in Hammond

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031819 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders Chesterton Morgan Avenue Project.pdf

Legal Notices/031819 Ivy Tech Community College Bid Advertisement Data Cable Upgrade.pdf

Legal Notices/031819 Town of Burns Harbor Notice to Bidders Burns Harbor 2019 Grant Paving Project.pdf

 

Friday, March 15, 2019

Business / Economy

Moratorium on utility shutoff ends today; heating assistance available

January jobless rate down statewide, spikes here

Community

YMCA offers community discounts for members

Police

ISP: $3.5M marijuana and vape bust on I-70

Indiana

House OKs bill allowing more providers to deny abortion care

Appeals court restores part of 2016 Indiana abortion law

Indiana lawmakers revise bill on passing stopped buses

Obituary

Services Saturday for Ellen E. Majewsk,i age 59

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031519 Gregory Babcock Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Richard Neal.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Cmltv Cap Devel Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Cmltv Cap Improv Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Park and Rec Cmltv Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers PoCo Municipal Airport Cmltv Building Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 JTR Construction LLC Notice of Public Hearing Petition of JTR Construction LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Notice of Public Hearing Petition of 350 Realty Group LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Notice of Public Hearing Petition of BenLew Enterprises LLC.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Bradley and Christine Joyce.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Jennifer Maglish.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Notice of Public Hearing Petition of Steve and Ashley Tolton.pdf

Legal Notices/031519 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers Porter County Additional Appropriations.pdf

 

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Indiana / Nation / Education / Sports

Indiana Senator Birch Bayh, author of Title IX law dies at age 91

Duneland Schools

Public info meeting on school referendum March 21 at Admin

Guest Commentary: Why the referendum is a vital choice for Duneland success

Environment

Locals join lawmakers in recognizing the Indiana Dunes National Park

Ryan Vanderlugt is 2018 District 10 Conservation Officer of the Year

Porter County Government

County tourism board has two new members

Indiana

Hoosiers should be wary of unpaid tax bill scams

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS honors 2019 Winter Sports student athletes

Obituary

Services Monday for Randall C. Eckley, 72

 

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Duneland Schools

CHS Speech team finishes fourth overall at IHSFA state finals

Duneland students participate in 44th annual Porter County Arts A Budding

CHS vs VHS Environmental Debate is Monday, March 18

Town of Chesterton

Chesterton Street Department will pick up old TVs

Town of Porter

Indian springs park ramp project moves forward

Police

Bodies found in Boone Township confirmed to be missing teens

Obituary

Dorothy F. Jones passes away at age 83

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031319 Liberty Twp Trustee Notice of Adoption Liberty Township Cumulative Firefighting Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031319 Porter Twp Trustee Notice of Adoption Cumulative Firefighting Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Duneland Community News

YMCA buying Montessori building for Early Childhood Learning Center

Town of Chesterton

911 equipment swap goes live today

Police / Traffic

One injured in crash that caused downtown power outage

Obituaries

Donald Wayne Mumma passes away

Marjorie Medley passes away at age 85

Roger Charles Morris passes away at age 82

 

Monday, March 11, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Gymnasts win 2nd straight State Title

Chesterton Boys fall to Penn 49 42 in basketball regional

Elections

Election board adds Duneland referendum to May 7 ballot

Indiana

Indiana January jobless rate edges lower to 3.5 percent

Indiana troopers ticket more than 200 over left lane law

Great Lakes / Environment

Great Lakes see superior ice coverage, but it won't last

Dozens rescued after being trapped on Lake Erie ice floe

Obituaries

Services Thursday for James H. Olson, 88

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/031119 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders Chesterton Morgan Avenue Project.pdf

Legal Notices/031119 IBCD Notice of Change of Meeting.pdf

Legal Notices/031119 Town of Kouts Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/031119 Town of Kouts Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

 

Friday, March 8, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

2019 Sectional Champions: CHS basketball team faces No 9 Penn Saturday to open Regional play

Trojan Gymnastics in search of back-to-back State titles Saturday

Community

Register now to volunteer for Rebuilding Together on April 27

Police

Preliminary autopsy results in double murder: Female died of gunshot wound

ISP: Shoots at vehicle on I-94 with toddler inside

Environment

Lake and Porter counties see high toxic releases

Business / Community

Don't be scammed during tax season

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030819 Boone Township Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Boone Township Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030819 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Cmltv Cap Devel Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030819 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Cmltv Cap Improv Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030819 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Beverly Shores Park and Rec Cmltv Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030819 Town of Chesterton Utility Application for Renewal of SMV.pdf

Legal Notices/030819 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers PoCo Municipal Airport Cmltv Building Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030819 Town of Chesterton Utility CSO Community Notification.pdf

 

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

Basketball tourney road familiar to Fred Mitchell (It runs in the family)

Community

Arthur Miller's 'All My Sons' at 4th St. Theater in March

Duneland Schools

Michael Shumate is State Semifinalist in GeoBee

Chesterton Middle School Drama Club to present spring comedy

Police / Traffic

ISP: Porter man dies in crash on I-94 west of Portage

Change of venue hearing in Upper Deck case continued

Indiana / Nation

Senator Young seeks to repeal Gulf Iraq wars original authorization

Business / Steel / Region

Steel imports down 20 percent in 2018

Obituaries

Bette Nordstrom Edson passes away at age 84

Paul Ford Hopkins passes away at age 80

Services Saturday for Phyllis Jean Horkavi

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030719 Clerk Treasurer Chesterton Civil Town Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/030719 Porter County Regional Airport Annual Report.pdf

 

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Police / Traffic

ISP: Porter man dies in crash on I-94 west of Portage

Town of Chesterton

Skate park will be open for 2019 season

New Chesterton Park Assistant Superintendent is Shane Griffin

Duneland Schools

CHS Speech and Debate qualifies seven more for Nationals in June

Duneland Schools stays under budget on bus buy

Jackson Elementary receives national honors for empowering students with STEM programs

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030619 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Chesterton Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030619 Liberty Township Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Liberty Township Cumulative Firefighting Building Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/030619 Porter County Auditor Annual Financial Report.pdf

Legal Notices/030619 Porter Township Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Porter Township Cumulative Firefighting Building Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

1968 to 2019: Ray Family comes 'full circle' with sectional win

Police

Court document details charges in double murder

Duneland Schools

Riley Hawksworth State Semifinalist in GeoBee

CMS receives national recognition for STEM learning and empowering students

Town of Chesterton

BZA splits to OK variance for duplex at 126 W Porter Avenue

Indiana

Indiana lawmakers have 400 bills at session halfway mark

Obituary

Loren (Lonnie) Pomeroy passes away at age 78

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/030519 Town of Dune Acres Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Monday, March 4, 2019

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS Athletics has Banner Day Saturday

CHS Boys beat Valpo for Sectional title 35-30

CHS Boys outlast Michigan City in sectional semifinal game

Trojan Gymnasts win Regional title

Duneland Schools

CHS State ISSMA Solo and Ensemble results for Winds Percussion and Strings

Police

Center Township boy charged with murder of missing teens

Porter County

Animal shelter report shows adoption increase

County Park Board willing to take Center Township land donation

Obituary

Services Tuesday for Frances Von Huben, 85

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/030419 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing Moose 1623 Leroys Pilot Travel Centers.pdf

 

Friday, March 1, 2019

Duneland Schools

Public speaks out on Duneland schools transfer student policy

Duneland School Board meets Monday

Community

Blood drive in March features Game of Thrones drawing

Business

YouTube suspends comments on videos of kids

Watch out: That product you just bought through Amazon may be counterfeit

Health officials say Pittsburgh US Steel plants must halt pollution

Environment

Michigan governor supports efforts to prevent carp invasion

 

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Environment

Save the Dunes opposes bill which would gut Lake Michigan shoreline access ruling

Shirley Heinze tells 2019 education hike series

NWI Earth Day event cancelled this year

Community

Y Spring Break Camp fun for kids along with peace of mind for parents

Indiana

Indiana Senator Young wants info on Saudi weapons transfers

Holcomb plans public appeal on hate crimes bill

Obituary

Services Saturday for Paulette D. Jackson, 74

 

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Community

Help fund Special Olympics swimmer's run at World Games in Abu Dhabi

Town of Chesterton

Schnadenberg submits 2019 TIF paving list: Sidewalk Road, Sand Creek Drive N

Chesterton Town Council gets recycling lesson

Chesterton High School

Speech team 2nd at sectional here

Town of Porter

Porter Town Council sets up funds for GO bond proceeds

Police

ISP: Key fob puts man behind wheel in pursuit

Region

NIRPC seeks public input on 2018-21 transport plan

Indiana

Gambling bill clears Indiana Senate and heads to House

Purdue University to block streaming sites in classrooms

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Boys win Basketball Sectional opener

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022719 Boone Township Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Boone Township Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/022719 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Taxpayers Chesterton Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/022719 Liberty Township Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Liberty Township Cumulative Firefighting Building Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/022719 Porter Township Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Porter Township Cumulative Firefighting Building Fund.pdf

 

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Police / Fire

PFD K-9 dog Jakob has first find in Liberty search-and-rescue

BHFD: Trailer and dumpster fires at Arcelor slag pit

Burns Harbor resident treated for smoke inhalation in vehicle mobile home fire

Duneland Schools

Search for new school superintendent to be 'board driven' this time

CHS Trojan Guard celebrates student accomplishments at awards program

Town of Chesterton

Study ranks Chesterton as No. 1 Best Place in Indiana to Raise a Family

Bids are in for the repave of S. 11th St.

Business

Public may comment March 11 in Hammond on NIPSCO rate hike

Police

ISP: Church bus driver charged with OWI in I-94 accident

Obituaries

JoAnne Dille passes away; services in Washington

Private services for David Lawrence Wesbrook

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022619 Porter Twp Trustee Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/022619 Town of Kouts Invitation to Bid Kouts 814 W Daumer Road.pdf

Legal Notices/022619 Westchester Public Library Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

Legal Notices/022619 Town of Dune Acres Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

 

Monday, February 25, 2019

Indiana

Indiana man charged in road rage shooting death of Muslim man

Indiana Democrats rip GOP budget as inadequate for schools

Small Indiana wineries lobby for expanded distribution

Ice fisherman dead after falling through ice in Jasper County

Community

Brianna Scott is Y Out-of-School-Learning supervisor at LES

Environment / Education

Teachers: Register now for March 16 workshop on watershed education

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Gymnasts win Sectional title

CHS Boys Swim finishes 4th at State Finals

CHS Boys Hoops drops regular season finale

Obituary

Services Tuesday for Maureen Anne Brown, 75

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022519 Town of Kouts Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Capital Development Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/022519 Town of Kouts Notice to Taxpayers Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/022519 Union Twp Trustee Annual Report.pdf

 

Friday, February 22, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Nekus PUD hearing continued again; resident says Trout should recuse self

Porter County

Porter County Park Board meets Monday

Indiana

Indiana Senate approves stripped down hate crimes bill

Senator Todd Young bipartisan housing mobility bill passes in the budget deal

Bill to tighten management of Indiana veterans fund advances

Obituary

Memorial Service Sunday for Luke Jaxon Zachara

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Farm Lease C R 1050 N in Jackson Township.pdf

Legal Notices/022219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Farm Lease C R 900 N in Liberty Township.pdf

Legal Notices/022219 Liberty Twp Trustee Annual Report.pdf

 

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Duneland Schools / Chesterton High School

ISSMA Solo and Ensemble Event for Vocal and Piano Results for Duneland Schools

CHS Japanese Olympiad teams place second at state competition

CHS to present 'Looking Glass Alice in Wonderland'

Community

4th Street Theater to present 'All My Sons' March 8 to 24

Indiana Lawmakers / Duneland

Legislative town hall at 12 pm, Saturday in Chesterton

Town of Chesterton / Indiana / Environment

Bill which would have gutted MS4 authority toughened on amendment

Town of Porter

6 Franklin rezone up for public hearing again

Obituary

Memorial Service Saturday for Cora Lee Kirche, age 81

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/022119 Porter County 2018 Total Compensation Report.pdf

Legal Notices/022119 Town of Porter Notice of Public Hearing 2018 GO Bond Construction.pdf

 

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Environment

High Court won't hear Lake Michigan beach case

Indiana Legislature

Indiana Senate removes list of biases from hate crimes bill

House GOP proposes slight school boost in Indiana budget

Business

NiSource takes $888M hit from 2018 gas disaster

Police

ISP: Semi crashes burns on I-80/94 in Lake County

Chesterton High School

CHS qualifies six to nationals in Debate while Speech team finishes season strong

Town of Chesterton

West Morgan Ave relining project could be done this week

 

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Environment / Business

Oops: Duneland schools have been closed to transfer students since August; public can comment February 28

Town of Chesterton

CFD's Local 4600 sues Chesterton; town calls the suit 'intimidation'

Indiana Legislature

Indiana hate crimes bill advances despite conservative foes

Rep. Moseley given 'Service before Self award'

Soliday trauma center bill advances to Senate

Indiana Senate backs tougher law on passing stopped school buses

Obituary

Services Thursday for Ferne Marie Mason, 74

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021919 Duneland School Corporation Notice to Bidders 2019 Renovations at Jackson Elementary.pdf

Legal Notices/021919 Indiana Department of Environmental Management Notice of 30 Days for Public Comment Air Permits for O N ...

Legal Notices/021919 Portage Township Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/021919 Portage Township Cumulative Fire Fund.pdf

Legal Notices/021919 Town of Kouts Invitation to Bid Kouts 814 W Daumer Road.pdf

Legal Notices/021919 Town of Porter Porter Civil Town Cash and Investments Combined Statement.pdf

 

Monday, February 18, 2019

Environment / Business

National Park name change takes effect; bill renames Dunes trail for Democrat Senator Paul Douglas of Illinois

Town of Chesterton

Planners to return Thursday to Nekus post office PUD hearing

Township Libraries

WPL board updates inclement weather personnel policy

Indiana / Health

Indiana Senator Young cosponsors Lymphedema Treatment Act

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 1 CHS Gymnasts win Duneland Conference title

CHS Boys swim to 21st straight Sectional title

Bates and Ellis earn medals at IHSAA State Wrestling Finals

Turnovers, Vikings baffle Trojans 67-39

 

Friday, February 15, 2019

Environment / Business

Budget deal makes the National Lakeshore a National Park

Indiana / Nation

Young votes for budget bill, Braun against, Braun favors emergency declaration

Indiana Senator Young presses Trump on Khashoggi murder

Region

Visclosky votes for omnibus budget bill

Police / Region

Portage mayor convicted of bribery, tax charge

Indiana

Impeachment investigation sought of Indiana attorney general

Senator Tallian in Duneland twice for town hall series

Chesterton High School Sports

CHS swimmers set up for Sectional title

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021519 Town of Burns Harbor Civil Town Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/021519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Farm Lease C R 1050 N in Jackson Township.pdf

Legal Notices/021519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice of Farm Lease C R 900 N in Liberty Township.pdf

Legal Notices/021519 NICTD Request for Bidders Rail Grinding.pdf

Legal Notices/021519 Pine Twp Trustee Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/021519 Porter County Auditor Notice to Taxpayers Porter County Proposed Additional Appropriations (1).pdf

 

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Duneland Schools

Public questions school admins about referendum

Business / Community

OUCC, CAC oppose NIPSCO's proposed 12 percent electric rate hike

Police

ISP: Troopers use CPR, AED to save woman's life

Business / Fraud

Indiana AG warns be skeptical of mailers claiming you've won prize

Environment

Purdue report: Warmer climate will mean higher A/C use and cost

Chesterton High School Sports

No. 1 Chesterton Gymnasts edge No. 4 Portage

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021419 Daniel Erin Woods Notice of Public Hearings Petition of Daniel P and Erin M Woods.pdf

Legal Notices/021419 Gregory Babcock Notice of Public Hearings Petition of Keith D Pomeroy.pdf

 

Wednesday,  February 13, 2019

Porter Town Council

Porter to sell 100 extra beach permits this year

Burns Harbor Town Council

Burns Harbor firefighters promoted

Police

CPD: Shoplifts nearly $3K in OTC meds from Jewel/Osco

ISP: 2-semi accident gridlocks SB I-65

Environment

Senate backs major public lands and conservation bill

Indiana

Indiana House backs state tax on vaping liquids

Governor names no current teachers to pay commission

No action coming on Indiana attorney general removal bill

Business / Steel / Region

Visclosky testifies on cast iron soil pipe before ITC

Obituary

Services Friday for Mildred I. Spencer, 100

 

Tuesday,  February 12, 2019

Environment / Lake Michigan / Indiana Dunes

Amended Indiana Dunes State Park Pavilion restaurant plans now meet NPS approval

Town of Chesterton

Council okays CPD body and in-car cameras purchase

NIRPC gives high grade to Phase III of Chesterton's Westchester-Liberty Trail

Weather / Emergency

South Shore service resumes after ice forces halt; schools closed

Police / Town of Chesterton

Police calls plummet in 2018; violent crime up slightly; property crime down

Duneland Schools

2019 Duneland School ISSMA Winds Percussions and Strings Solo and Ensemble event results

Indiana Legislature

Gun training for teachers among Indiana GOP firearms bills

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021219 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders 11th Street Paving Project.pdf

Legal Notices/021219 Duneland School Corporation Notice to Bidders 2019 Renovations at Jackson Elementary.pdf

Legal Notices/021219 IDEM Notice of 30 Days for Public Comment Air Permit for Ardagh Metal Beverage USA.pdf

 

 

Monday,  February 11, 2019

Primary Elections

School referendum and one town primary race to be on ballot May 7

Guest Commentary

New member of School Board says 'strong schools are essential, vote Yes'

Duneland Schools / Elections

Correction: Public meeting on referendum is tonight

Indiana / Elections

State election panel won't probe Bosma's use of campaign funds

Indiana Legislature

Indiana lawmakers considering casino moves, sports betting

Town of Burns Harbor

Burns Harbor RDC enters talks with Holladay Properties for town center

Police

Chesterton Police officers reach career milestones

Chesterton High School Sports

Bates and Ellis win Semistate Wrestling titles for CHS

CHS Girls Swimming takes 9th at State Meet

CHS Boys beat Portage and No. 5 Munster

Obituary

Services Saturday for Jackson Addison Pearson

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/021119 Town of Kouts Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/021119 Valparaiso Lakes Area Conservancy District Cash and Investment Combined Statement 2018.pdf

Legal Notices/021119 Westchester Township Trustee Annual Report.pdf

 

Friday,  February 8, 2019

Primary Elections

5 out of 6 incumbents have filed for reelection in each of three Duneland towns

Duneland Schools

Duneland Schools cut back on eLearning in 2019-2020 calendar

Duneland Schools to host series of public meetings

Porter County

Commissioners approve short term disability option for employees

Health / Labor / Community

'Medicare for All' Barnstorm event on Saturday, Feb 9 at USW Local 6787 hall

Business / Steel / Region

Steel lobbyist voices support for continued tariffs

Business / Steel / Environment

Crews cleaning up ammonia waste spill at ArcelorMittal mill

Police

PCSP: Three Washington Township students detained on knife charge

Indiana / Nation

Senator Young wants more accurate Yemen certification

Sports

No 1 Chesterton gymnasts beat Merrillville

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/020819 NICTD Request for Bidders Rail Grinding.pdf

Legal Notices/020819 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Beverage Permit RR64 31218 Pek Inc.pdf

Legal Notices/020819 Valparaiso Lakes Area Conservancy District Cash and Investments Combined Statement 2018.pdf

 

Thursday,  February 7, 2019

Primary Elections

5 out of 6 incumbents have filed for reelection in each of three Duneland towns

Chesterton High School

Split CHS Speech team has strong showing at two tourneys

Business / Economy / Steel / Region

ArcelorMittal tells profit of $5.14B in 2018

Foreign steel imports in November down 27 percent

Indiana

Indiana panel backs tougher law on passing stopped buses

Indiana could raise smoking age and start vaping liquids tax

Moseley safe schools bill advances to Senate

Soliday electric bicycle bill advances to Senate

Senator Young cosponsors bill to reform process under which tariffs are enacted

Police

Boy wields knife in fight at Boone Grove High School

 

Wednesday,  February 6, 2019

Town of Chesterton

Park Board endorses application for grant to fund place based activities

Sponsor sought for Chesterton Cruise Night

Duneland Schools

School Board appoints new coaches and bus drivers

Police / Fire

Duneland fire departments respond to fire at ArcelorMittal coke battery

ISP: Chesterton woman injured in I-94 hit and run

PCSP: Motorist injured after hitting pole on Indiana 2

Community / Parks

2019 Prairie Magic Music Festival to feature Los Lobos August 17

Science / Environment

Magnetic north moving 34 miles per year

Sports

No. 1 Trojan Gymnasts win again

CHS pulls away from Michigan City in basketball

Obituary

Celebration of Life Sunday for Kevin James Peffers, 61

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/020619 Pleasant Twp Trustee Pleasant Township Annual Report.pdf

 

Tuesday,  February 5, 2019

Duneland Schools

Duneland School Board sets referendum for May 7

Indiana

Indiana Republicans' liquor stores deal raises conflict of interest concerns

Community

Adopt-A-CountyRoad this year and keep your corner of the world cleaner

South Shore offering 10 percent discount on monthly tickets in March

Register kids now for Kidstop program at Boys and Girls Clubs

Police

CPD: Two phony 20 bills passed at the Dollar Tree; Chicago woman charged

Obituary

Services Thursday for Thomas E. Martin, 66

Legal Notice

Legal Notices/020519 Harris Welsh Lukmann Notice to Bidders 11th Street Paving Project.pdf

 

Monday,  February 4, 2019

Elections

Dem files for ClerkTreasurer; Sharon Darnell files for old seat on Chesterton Town Council

Police

Another Duneland boy detained after reportedly making joke school threat

Indiana

Recycling advocates want better system in Indiana

Indiana debate over teacher pay boost remains unsettled

Chesterton High School Sports

Ellis and Bates win Wrestling Regional titles; Trojans finish runner-up

No. 1 Trojan Gymnasts crush No. 2 Vikings

Chesterton Girls continue Sectional title streak in swimming

CHS Girls Hoops falls in Sectional opener

Obituaries

Services Tuesday for James Paul Gayheart, 54

Services Wednesday for Alvin York, 77

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/020419 Jackson Township Trustee 2018 Jackson Township Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/020419 Town of Kouts Notice to Bidders Kouts 2019 Stree Repair and Resurfacing.pdf

 

Friday,  February 1, 2019

Elections

Filings so far for Duneland municipal primary: Slim to none

Porter County election reform bill gains traction

Business / Environment

NIPSCO tells three wind farm projects

BP shuts down distillation unit in Indiana after fire

Police

Police: Two Duneland boys detained after one makes school threat to Siri then puts it on Facebook

Community / Environment

Book Porter County parks now for 2019 events

Izaak Walton League honors Friends of the Indiana Dunes

Northwest Indiana / Weather

South Shore hopes to resume service Saturday

Obituaries

Gwen Genovese passes away at age 78

Services Monday for Lois A. Little, age 87

Service Monday in Nevada for Audrey 'Diane' Van Vliet

Legal Notices

Legal Notices/020119 Boone Twp Trustee 2018 Boone Township Annual Report.pdf

Legal Notices/020119 Liberty Twp Trustee Notice to Taxpayers Liberty Township Additional Appropriations.pdf

Legal Notices/020119 Midwest Advertising Placements Legal Notice of Public Hearing ATC Trail Inn Liquors Dark Star of the Dun...

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

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