Power Out in Downtown South Bend

Indiana Michigan Power company officials say an underground fire late Thursday night is the reason power's out in downtown South Bend today, and some of the eight-hundred customers affected may not get electricity back until Sunday evening. The grid was...

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219: Whiting Paints The Town Pink

The City of Whiting is teaming up this month to battle Breast Cancer with it's 4 thAnnual Paint The Town Pink. Co-chair Stephanie Madison says last year's event raised $10,000 for the Cancer Resource Centre In Munster. A full...

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National Anthem Girl Coming to Sing in the Region


A new act just announced is coming to this year's South Shore Airshow and will officially begin festivities but it does not leave the ground.  Yet, according to her website she is the first person to ever attempt it. "She"...

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PCSAC: Number One Problem in Porter Co is Alcohol

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Registration is underway for a free, community-wide event later this month to explore the issues of around underage drinking and heroin use/abuse. Beatrice Owen, Director of the Porter County Substance Abuse Council, told the Region News Team during a recent...

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Mental Health Challenges More Common Than We Think

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May is National Health Awareness Month and the state head of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, wants Hoosiers to know how prevalent mental illness is.  

Joshua Sprunger, executive director of NAMI Indiana, says while one in 17 Hoosiers...

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Men Arrested After Guns, Drugs Recovered in Dolton Home


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Two men face armed violence and multiple drug charges after being arrested during the execution of a search warrant at home in Dolton, Illinois. The Cook County Sheriff's Office reports, just before...

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Burger Wars Begin to Pick Best Burger in Porter County

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A bracket-style contest to crown the best burgers in Porter County begins tomorrow. The contest is an initiative of Indiana Dunes Tourism and the Northern Indiana Tourism Development Commission and was designed to highlight the fact there are so many...

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Rail Crossing in Griffith at S. Colfax to Reopen on 5/16

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The railroad crossing at South Colfax Avenue in Griffith will reopen to traffic by 5am tomorrow morning, according to an announcement today by officials with the Town of Griffith. The crossing, which has been closed since April 28 thfor...

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New Research to Help Parents of Adolescent Teens

Parents have known for years what new research has recently revealed, teens' brains differ from those of adults.  As a result, behavioral experts can help parents guide their children through what is often a difficult time in their lives.
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Funeral Service Announced for Valpo Man Killed in Crash

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Funeral services have been scheduled for a 68 year old Valparaiso man killed in a head-on crash Tuesday evening. Porter County Sheriff's Police report Glenn Jennings was pronounced dead at the scene after his...

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