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Portage, Indiana is located in Porter County. Zip codes in Portage, IN include 46368. The median home price in Portage is $147,900 which is roughly $89/per square foot. More Portage information.

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14 hrs ago | Post-Tribune

Portage man drowns at campground lake

A Portage man drowned Tuesday in Lake Minnehaha at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp Resort on the city's north side, authorities said.


14 hrs ago | Post-Tribune

Park death ruled drowning

Porter County Coroner Chuck Harris ruled Wednesday that a Portage man died after drowning at a lake in a local campground.


Sun Aug 17, 2014


Technical centers ready students for careers

Ozbolt, 20, of Portage, works at Urschel Laboratory in Valparaiso, earning $15 per hour.


Sat Aug 16, 2014


Portage police investigate school vandalism

When employees arrived at the school, 6260 Central Ave., at about 7 a.m. Thursday, they found "McPherson's Institution, Portage Indiana" written across the sidewalk, three doors and windows, and on a flower planter.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Tribune

Indiana court to hear convicted murderer's appeal

The Indiana Supreme Court has agreed to hear a northern Indiana man's appeal of his conviction in his ex-girlfriend's fatal shooting.


Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Republic

Teen panhandling with infant faces neglect charge

Police in northwestern Indiana have arrested a teenage mother for child neglect after officers spotted her panhandling with her baby clad only in a diaper.


Thu Jul 24, 2014

WGN-TV Chicago

Charges filed in shooting death of Gary police officer

Car le'Ellis Blount Jr., 25, of Portage, Ind., was taken into custody July 6, but was not charged until Thursday, the The Post-Tribune reports .


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hotel Business

Vista Capital Closes $9.7M of Financing for Two Indiana Properties

Vista Capital Company has recently arranged and closed $9.7 million of financing for two hotels in Indiana, the 117-room Suburban Extended Stay Hotel in South Bend, IN, and the 100-room Best Western Plus in Portage, IN.



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