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Sobriety Checkpoint in Hammond This Weekend

The Hammond Police Department in conjunction with the Lake County Drunk Driving Task Force will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint this weekend.   Motorists who are stopped may expect a brief delay and will be asked to produce their drivers license...

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S Shore Alcohol Ban Due to World Cup Viewing Party

Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District says alcohol is prohibited on all South Shore trains today (June 26 th) due to the World Cup viewing party in Chicago's Grant Park. Alcohol is also banned today on all Metra trains. USA...

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Same-Sex Couple Marries in Lake County

Across the Region and the state, marriage licenses were being issued to same-sex couples in the wake of a federal judge's ruling Wednesday striking down the state's ban on same-sex marriage. Hours after getting the news, today's Times reports 32-year-old...

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Double Homicide Overnight in Gary

Police in Gary are investigating a double homicide overnight. Gary Police Public Information Officer Corporal Gabrielle King told the Region News Team this morning that officers were called out on a report of shots fired at 1:30 am in the...

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Lake Co Coroner Seeks Help in Identifying Girl


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The Lake County Coroners office is seeking the public's help in a case that dates back to early 2007. On February 26 thof that year a young female was found dead in an abandoned garage off Polk Street in...

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Scientists: Neonicotinoid Pesticides Are Killing Bees

Over half of garden plants sold at some of the nation's top big-box retailers are treated with Neonicotinoid, a powerful type of pesticide, linked to the ongoing global bee die-off, according to a report from the Pesticide Research Institute that...

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Silver Alert for Missing Lake Station Man

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A Silver Alert has been declared for a missing Lake Station man. Here are the details:  The Lake Station Police Department is investigating the disappearance of an adult from Lake Station, Indiana. Lake Station, Indiana is located approximately 34 miles...

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Aerial Treatment for Gypsy Moths Thursday

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Tomorrow an aerial treatment to disrupt the mating process of gypsy moths will take place in far northeast Porter County, just west of Westville. Indiana DNR State Entomologist Phil Marshall told the Region News Team one or more low-flying airplanes will treat the site which helps to...

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New Ruling Says FluMist Better Than Flu Shot

Sounds like a new ruling on flu vaccinations may be a double win for parents. ABC News reports a health advisory panel says a squirt of FluMist in the nose actully works better than a needle in the arm for...

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Law Enforcement Stressing Fireworks Safety and Hazards

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Law enforcement agencies across Indiana are asking Hoosiers to exercise caution when using fireworks as the 4 thof July holiday draws near. East Chicago Chief Inspector Henry Ventura told the Region News Team Hoosiers need to be in compliance...

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