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Hoosier Traveler brings Chikungunya Virus to Indiana

A Northeast Indiana, man who recently returned from traveling to the Caribbean, has tested positive for a virus that is usually found in a number of Caribbean countries.  The Indiana State Department of Health says a case of Chikungunya virus...

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1st Development Project Secured for Gary's Industrial Park

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The first project to break ground in Gary's newly established Industrial park became reality at a media conference Monday at Gary City Hall.  According to a city press release, Gary has entered into a partnership with Carmeuse Lime in a...

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Crash in 80/94 Lake Station Corridor Backs up EB Borman

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A crash involving a semi has the right lane of eastbound I-80/94 closed near State Rd. 51/Ripley St. as of 5:42 CDT, emergency crews were still on the scene.  The lane closure is in the work zone area in the...

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Prolonged Sitting Leading to a Variety of Health Issues

There's an easy way to help improve your health a bit: stand up. ABC News Chief Health and medical Editor Doctor Richard Besser says prolonged sitting is leading to all kinds of health problems. Being overweight, high blood pressure, high...

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Public Invited to 3 Dune Challenge Kick Off on Thursday

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A new outdoor fitness challenge kicks off this week in northwest Indiana to give local residents a fun challenge and attract visitors to the dunes and Porter County. Ken Kosky, Promotions Director for Indiana Dunes Tourism told the Region News...

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Press Conference Today for Development Project in Gary

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A press conference is scheduled later this morning in Gary to announce the city securing the first development project in the newly established Industrial Park. Carmeuse Lime has selected the City of Gary to expand its operations and develop an...

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Zoeller Appointed to American Legacy Foundation Board

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Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has been appointed to the Board of Directors of a national health organization dedicated to ending tobacco use in the US. Zoeller says its an honor to serve on the Board of the American Legacy...

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College Students Graduating with Significant Debt

It is commencement season, and President Obama has two graduation speeches to deliver this week to students who take with them a diploma, and significant student debt. ABC News reports student loan debt in the US topped one trillion dollars...

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Mulch/Pallet Fire in Valpo Contained But Still Burning

A mulch and pallet fire Sunday afternoon is contained but continues to burn this morning. Valparaiso Fire Department Battalion Chief Les Abraham told the Region News Team they received the call around 2:50pm for the fire which was located behind...

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State Park Worker Honored with DNR's Top Civilian Honor

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A maintenance and repair technician at Indiana Dunes State Park in Chesterton has received state recognition in part for his role in building a bird watching tower at the Dunes that DNR Director...

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