Lake County

Honey spill creates sticky situation on northern Indiana highway

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A section of eastbound I-80/94 at Calument Avenue was closed for several hours Wednesday due to a semi rollover.Read more

Overdose deaths declined in northwestern Indiana last year

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Drug overdose deaths declined last year in northwestern Indiana after setting a record in 2017.Read more

Impaired church bus driver drives off Indiana Toll Road, injures several

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Police have arrested a church bus driver after he crashed the bus and injured several people.Read more


Indiana town marshal rescues horse that got stuck in tree

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An Indiana town marshal wielding a chain saw rescued a horse that became wedged between two branches of a tree trunk amid subzero cold.Read more

Vandals cause $80K in damage to NW Indiana religious shrine

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Police are asking for the public's help finding vandals who caused $80,000 in damage to a religious shrine in northwestern Indiana.Read more

Northwest Indiana county widens ban on discharge of firearms

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Officials in a county in northwestern Indiana are widening a ban on the discharge of firearms in parts of the county despite protests from gun owners.Read more

Jury acquits Indiana man accused of killing woman's dogs

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A jury has acquitted a northwestern Indiana man who authorities say stole two dogs that belonged to a woman he formerly dated and killed them.Read more

Ex-superintendent of Gary schools faces misconduct charges

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The former Gary Community Schools superintendent has been charged with double-billing the district for about $1,200 in expenses.Read more

Review: Northwest Indiana has high fatal drunken crash rate

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Federal road fatality data show that between 2010 and 2014, drunken driving was linked to about 35 percent of the deadly crashes in Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties.Read more


Ex-teacher charged with school drug use set to plead guilty

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A northwestern Indiana high school teacher recorded on video possibly using drugs in her classroom is expected to plead guilty to a criminal charge.Read more

President Trump orders federal flood assistance for Indiana

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President Donald Trump has ordered federal assistance for Indiana because of late-winter flooding.Read more