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Northwest Indiana home sales robust in October 2017
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Goshen College students offer bystander intervention trainings for campus and beyond
“We are able to educate others on sexual assaul...," says PIN educator and sophomore nursing major
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Fulton County leaders vote down wind rules that could have allowed turbines
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Vehicular traffic up nearly 40 percent in past 10 years in Northwest Indiana
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Superintendent outlines future for Elkhart Community Schools
Sunday, November 19, 2017
LaPorte's Maple Lane Mall purchased by Rural King
Sunday, November 19, 2017
IU profs predict moderate economic growth in 2018
Slow but steady expansion locally and statewide
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Income in northeast Indiana region expands slightly except in Kosciusko County
Saturday, November 18, 2017
235-page state audit: Financial disarray plagues Gary school district
The school board was cited in the report for failing to meet "responsibilities to taxpayers"
Saturday, November 18, 2017
It Makes Census to Us: Which NWI Region community makes the most money?
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Hammond sues pain pill makers, distributors for alleged role in opioid crisis
The 164-page complaint claims city had the second-highest number of overdose deaths in 2016 in Lake County
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Ameristar Casino to move its high-limit slots and table games onto land
First in NWI to take advantage of 2015 Indiana law permitting move from permanently moored casino boats to land adjacent to their docks
Saturday, November 18, 2017
New software will allow South Shore riders to track their train
Saturday, November 18, 2017
State, communities work on vital Hoosier downtowns
Main Street America has been working on 20 new “transformation strategies” for the past three years
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Prison company seeks Elkhart County property for immigration detention facility
“I think everybody should remain calm and ask questions, and not make a gut reaction,” county commissioner says
Friday, November 17, 2017
Harvest Wind: An outline of facts and figures for proposed Fulton County wind farm
Opposition wants setbacks more stringent than proposed now and in the past
Friday, November 17, 2017
Valparaiso University law school closing admissions, potentially looking for new home
Among the challenges facing the law school is that there are six in the Chicago metro market, all competing for the same students
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Caesars will pay $1.7 billion for casinos in Anderson, Shelbyville
Would give company control over four of Indiana’s five top casinos, when measured by gambling revenue
Thursday, November 16, 2017
INDOT officials make a U-turn on J-turns on U.S. 31 in Cass, Miami and Marshall counties
Lawmakers say public input swayed decision
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Indiana Youth Institute aims to close achievement gap with East Chicago event
Speaker says one of the biggest obstacles is school funding
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
150 wind turbines considered for Cass County
Leaders react to proposed project
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
205-unit Elkhart luxury apartment project moves forward for the downtown
Gets design approval and use variance from city
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Local agencies offering Goshen ID card
Will be especially helpful for immigrants who don’t have driver’s licenses and other commonly accepted forms of ID, backers say
Monday, November 13, 2017
270 companies recruited to Indiana so far in 2017, state commerce secretary says
Said to have pledged to create 28,846 jobs for Hoosiers, more than ever before
Monday, November 13, 2017
Washington Park Zoo in Michigan City had record attendance in 2017
Monday, November 13, 2017
Muncie vs. Gary schools: 10 state takeover facts
For now, MCS remains labeled by the state as merely a "fiscally impaired" district being assisted by a state-appointed emergency manager
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Indiana University Northwest's human cadaver prosection program has been canceled
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Records show average of 14 percent of voters voted in Hammond, Hobart referendum vote
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Calendar blamed for revenue dip at Northwest Indiana casinos in October 2017
Saturday, November 11, 2017
More than 330 gather about proposed Fulton County wind farm
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Goshen City Council adopts guiding principles
Friday, November 10, 2017
First infant left in LaPorte County baby box
Save Haven boxes never gained the approval of the Indiana State Department of Health and the Department of Child Services
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Majestic Star attempts to snuff out Gary bid for smoking ban expansion
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Voters lean toward accepting Hobart schools referendum questions
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Hammond voters appear to favor $110.6 million school capital improvement plans
To fund a 417,000-square-foot building replacing Hammond High School and construction projects at nearly all local public schools
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Newmar requests tax abatement to aid expansion plans in Nappanee
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
An 'end to the current proceeding' for Great Lakes Basin Transportation freight rail
Proposed 261-mile freight railroad from LaPorte County to southeast Wisconsin appears a dead issue
Monday, November 6, 2017
Crime tip line discontinued by Elkhart County Sheriff's Department
"...with Facebook and Twitter we’re able to connect with the public without the high cost,” Capt. Jim Bradberry says
Monday, November 6, 2017
Regional Cities projects to attract new residents, spur economic growth
Local leaders say it is paramount that they continue the cooperation across county lines that Regional Cities has fostered
Monday, November 6, 2017
Who should pay for crossing guards: Schools or cities?
Elkhart City Council kills funding for 22 employees
Monday, November 6, 2017
EDITORIAL: Desperate measures needed for Gary schools
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Indiana Harbor general manager says ArcelorMittal will hire hundreds across NWI next year
Sunday, November 5, 2017
New $30 million Lear plant will employ 875 workers in Hammond
Sunday, November 5, 2017
More electric cars, plug-in hybrids hitting roadways in Northwest Indiana
There are 333 public charging outlets and 159 charging stations spread across the state
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Transcripts, textbooks, trophies: Cleaning up lost items at vacant Gary schools
Dozens of closed schools still contain books, records and equipment
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Hammond voters to decide on new high school, budget referendums Tuesday
District seeking $110.6 million capital projects referendum over 20 years; plans to replace Hammond High School
Sunday, November 5, 2017
La Porte County backs job skills training to help local firm retain 60 jobs
CEO says few have skills to help customers enroll in appropriate health plans
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Michigan, California consultants signed on to aid Gary
Thursday, November 2, 2017
East Chicago residents file lawsuit over lead contamination
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Boxes are saving babies' lives in Elkhart
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Caston schools superintendent Douglass outlines finances as it loses enrollment
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Stealth Trailers seeks tax abatement for Marion plant expansion
Company president says competition for workers too strong in Elkhart County
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
COMMENTARY: Sign of times? Players speak up, Valparaiso football coach loses job
An ill-timed tirade can end a tenure in a heartbeat
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
State OKs $3.2 million loan to Gary schools; district pledges 'significant reductions'
The latest in a string of state loans that have kept the school district of about 4,700 students afloat
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Study committee endorses state pre-empting local short-term rental regulations
Northwest Indiana beach towns might be exempted
Monday, October 30, 2017
South Bend Code School is growing
Monday, October 30, 2017
Indiana launches program to clean lead-tainted homes
Feds OK spending up to $3 million annually over the next five years
Monday, October 30, 2017
Gary emergency manager seeking another state loan for troubled school district
Friday, October 27, 2017
Indiana looks for $40 million idea for Volkswagen settlement funds
Special consideration for funding will be given to projects in densely populated areas and those adjacent to rail yards, shipping terminals and distribution centers
Friday, October 27, 2017
Developers eye I-94 interchange at U.S. 421 for at least one hotel
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Gary lawyer complains the state takeover of local schools creates open door violations
Contends violations hampering local consultation
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Rochester repeals CEDIT deal with Fulton County
'Nobody leaves their money with the same broker for 25 years and doesn’t sit down and get some attention regarding it,' mayor sys
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Porter County's investment paying off at 124-year-old Memorial Opera House
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
STEM education program to be located in renovated Gary armory space
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Senators urge Trump to restore Great Lakes funding in budget proposal
Shortly after taking office, Trump proposed eliminating the $300 million annual program that helps clean up pollution prevents Asian Carp from entering
Tuesday, October 24, 2017






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