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Indiana BMV releases video on new scooter rules
Indiana BMV releases video on new scooter rules

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles is asking motor scooter drivers to review new rules before they take effect in January.

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Durbin, Oberweis face off in 1st US Senate debate
Durbin, Oberweis face off in 1st US Senate debate

CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin on Wednesday painted Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis as too extreme for Illinois, while the GOP challe…

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US jobless aid applications rise to 283,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people applying for U.S. unemployment benefits rose last week after falling to a 14-year low the previous week…

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Canada attack stirs terror fears
Canada attack stirs terror fears

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was b…

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White House fence jumper charged with assault
White House fence jumper charged with assault

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says the 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged…

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Portions of County Line Road shut for construction project

HOBART | A stretch of County Line Road between 10th Street and 61st Avenue will be closed today through Nov. 6.

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Residents share Coffee with a Cop

MUNSTER | The Munster Police Department held its second Coffee with a Cop event Oct. 11 at McDonald's Restaurant. Residents were able to have …

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Lake Central students to trick or treat for food donations

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US jobless aid applications rise to 283,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people applying for U.S. unemployment benefits rose last week after falling to a 14-year low the previous week…

Canada attack stirs terror fears
Canada attack stirs terror fears

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Two deadly attacks in three days against members of the military stunned Canadians and raised fears their country was b…

White House fence jumper charged with assault
White House fence jumper charged with assault

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says the 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged…

Portions of County Line Road shut for construction project

HOBART | A stretch of County Line Road between 10th Street and 61st Avenue will be closed today through Nov. 6.

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Residents share Coffee with a Cop
Residents share Coffee with a Cop

MUNSTER | The Munster Police Department held its second Coffee with a Cop event Oct. 11 at McDonald's Restaurant. Residents were able to have …

Lake Central students to trick or treat for food donations

ST. JOHN | The Educational Theatre Association and the   participation of

Chamber adds crafters to antiques and collectibles show

Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce is seeking vendors for its annual Fall Antique & Collectibles Show at the Lake County Fairgrounds,…

Discounted mammogram screenings offered this month at St. Anthony's

CROWN POINT | The Breast Care Center at Franciscan St. Anthony Health Crown Point, 1200 S. Main St., in conjunction with Breast Cancer Awarene…

Would-be lawyer finds his purpose and passion as a minister
Would-be lawyer finds his purpose and passion as a minister

Regan Robinson enjoys the variety of people and personalities he encounters as assistant pastor at St. Timothy Community Church in Gary.

Glow event embraces memory of homicide victims
Glow event embraces memory of homicide victims

GARY | Seven sky lanterns floated high into the dusky sky over the Marquette Park lagoon Wednesday evening in remembrance of the known murder …

Buncich, challenger split on patrolling Gary
Buncich, challenger split on patrolling Gary

MERRILLVILLE | Democratic incumbent John Buncich and Republican challenger Dan Bursac didn't agree Wednesday on whether county police should f…

Domestic violence panel separates myth from reality
Domestic violence panel separates myth from reality

EAST CHICAGO | The National Football League has made the wrong kind of headlines regarding domestic violence in recent weeks, and a panel of l…

E.C. mayor, state AG hail new era of casino cash transparency

EAST CHICAGO | Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller traveled here Wednesday to discuss a legal settlement that he and Mayor Anthony Copeland …

Wheeler's Terra Philips, Megan Kirkland deal with injuries and victories
Wheeler's Terra Philips, Megan Kirkland deal with injuries and victories

UNION TWP. | Teamwork makes the dream work. And in Wheeler’s case, the dream all season was getting back to the semistate where it lost a hear…

Triveline sisters helping Lake Central to soccer semistate
Triveline sisters helping Lake Central to soccer semistate

ST. JOHN | Lake Central's nine senior starters share a well-documented chemistry.

Hanover School Corp. adopts $24.4 million budget

CEDAR LAKE | The Hanover Community School Corp. has adopted a budget of approximately $24.4 million budget or 2015.

Site work begins on Park Place of St. John

ST. JOHN | A formal groundbreaking earlier this month marked the start of work on the $50 million Park Place of St. John senior living complex.

Coroner's office awaiting DNA results on ID of fifth homicide victim
Coroner's office awaiting DNA results on ID of fifth homicide victim

CROWN POINT | The Lake County coroner's office might be close to identifying a fifth woman in a string of seven homicides to which a Gary man …

Legacy Foundation wins national award for work with Gary

GARY | The Legacy Foundation garnered national honors Wednesday for its public-private partnership with the city of Gary as part of its Neighb…

'Big Red' leads rebuilding E.C. into sectional opener against West Side
'Big Red' leads rebuilding E.C. into sectional opener against West Side

EAST CHICAGO | When Jay Novak was hired to take over the E.C. Central football program this summer, there were a lot of things to do. Time was…

Street request throws roadblock in development plans

CEDAR LAKE | Cedar Lake’s resort history has thrown a literal roadblock in front a resident’s efforts to develop a parcel into a set of lots i…

In his 3rd season, Hilton key to Colts' offense
In his 3rd season, Hilton key to Colts' offense

INDIANAPOLIS | Andrew Luck and T.Y. Hilton communicate on the field in an unspoken language.

Pacers getting to basics after losing George
Pacers getting to basics after losing George

INDIANAPOLIS | Pacers coach Frank Vogel is taking a simple approach this season.

NFL INSIDER: Putting home-field disadvantage on hold

So much for that vaunted home-field advantage.