Dec 14, 2013
Snowfall keeps highway crews busy
An average of five inches of snowfall covered most of Northwest Indiana from late Friday night into Saturday, slowing traffic and keeping highway crews busy into Saturday night.
Two Chesterton elementary schools closed by storm will reopen Tuesday
No decision has been made concerning students making up the lost school day. Since state requires school attendance for a minimum number of days each school year, the Duneland School Corp. district may seek an attendance waiver from the state for students affected by the school closing.
N. Ind. couple seeks 'dark sky' title for town
A northern Indiana couple who championed a push to reduce light pollution in their Lake Michigan shoreline community are hoping an international group recognizes their efforts.
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South Shore train strikes, kills woman in NW Indiana
South Shore trains were temporarily delayed Wednesday morning after a train struck and killed a woman in northwest Indiana, authorities said.
Water-Safety Advocate: 'Flip, Float And Follow' When In Distress
A warning for holiday weekend revelers planning to hit Lake Michigan: Even when the water seems calm, it can be deadly.