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Thursday, April 18, 2019


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


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

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


Foreign steel imports drop in February

Chesterton High School Sports

Trojan Softball walks off with DAC win

CHS Girls tennis team sweeps LaLumiere


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 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


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?


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

CPD: Motorist drives into garage then leaves scene


European Market to open May 4


Indiana University to recreate ancient huge sloth skeleton


Monday, April 15, 2019


Judge Clymer denies change of venue in Upper Deck murder case


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


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


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


YMCA promoting child protection during National Child Abuse Prevention Month


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


Chesterton Baseball beats Portage 8-5

CHS Tennis falls 4-1


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


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 sports betting and new casinos won't mean windfall


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


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


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


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


Germann: No criminal charge in fatal shooting; selfdefense found


Ethics panel dismisses complaint against Bosma


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


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

Report: Percentage of Indiana college bound students on a decline


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


Chesterton Girls Tennis Team opens with runnerup finish

Trojan Baseball wins twice in Lafayette

CHS Softball goes 2-1 at Horseshoe Classic


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


Daughter of former PCSP deputy facing extensive and expensive jaw surgery


Trojan Tennis opens Saturday


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


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 Senate OKs hate crimes bill; governor will sign it


Register to vote now; last day is April 8


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 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


US health officials alarmed by paralyzing illness in kids


CHS Baseball wins season opener


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


Try the YMCA for free every Tuesday in April

Police / Fire

Wildland fire at Moraine Nature Preserve Sunday


Rise in tick activity prompts warning

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


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


Trojan Softball ties Hanover as night closes in


Visitation Tuesday for Mary Alice Gawronski


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