Generator Safety Reminder

Highland PD

In Highland, police are reminding those without electricity who maybe using a gasoline powered generator, to use it only in a well ventilated area, away from open doors and windows, and if possible, well away from any area occupied by...

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NIPSCO: 95% of Customers to Have Service By End of Day


Cleanup efforts continue from Monday night's storms. Kathleen Szot with NIPSCO told the Region News Team today nearly all parts of their service territory experienced sustained damage and electric outages. Szot says NIPSCO crews are dealing mostly with downed trees,...

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Three Men Charged in Connection with School Burglaries

michigan city police

In Michigan City, police say three men, ages 19, 20, and 20, from Michigan City, have been arrested and charged with Class C Felony Burglary in connection with a June 30 thbreak-in at Elston Middle School and AK Smith...

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US 30 to be Closed Overnight for Emergency Repairs


The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the closure of U.S. 30, between I-65 and U.S. 41 tonight, beginning at 10 p.m. The estimated reopening time is 10 a.m. Thursday, July 3rd. The severe weather that swept through Northwest Indiana...

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US 30 at Taft Still 4-Way Stop


Merrillville intersection of US 30 and Taft is still a 4-way stop with substantial delays. The signal fell down during Monday night's storms, and a temporary stop sign is in place....

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Two Killed in Northern Indiana Storms

Two people in northern Indiana were killed when trees were knocked down during severe storms Monday night. Officials say a 64-year-old man was killed when an eight-foot diameter oak tree fell onto his house at Big Long Lake in LaGrange...

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One Killed in Marion GM Stamping Plant Explosion

One person was killed and five others were hurt in a chemical explosion at the General Motors stamping plant in Marion, Indiana, Tuesday. Marion is about fifty miles southwest of Fort Wayne. Coroners officials in Grant County say 48-year-old James...

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Airfield Purchased for Future South Suburban Airport

The Illinois Department of Transportation has announced the acquisition of Bult Field, a general aviation airport described by IDOT as a key component of the state’s overall plan to develop the South Suburban Airport. The purchase, which closed this week,...

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IDOT Addresses Flooding on I-190 O'Hare Entrance

Maintenance personnel conducted inspections of a pumping station that services Interstate 190 leading into O-Hare International Airport after portions of the short expressway spur were closed for a time early Tuesday due to flooding. The entrance road was backed up...

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State Submits HIP 2.0 Waiver Application

Indiana today will submit the Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP) 2.0waiver application to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) as the state seeks to expand the plan to 350-thousand uninsured Hoosiers. The waiver to extend the current...

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