Friday May 17
Fired Valpo National Guardsman threatens to kill man, blow up his house
A National Guardsman, when fired Wednesday from the armory in Valparaiso, is accused of threatening to kill a man and blow up his house.
Friday May 17
Bison ranchers part of growing number across the U.S.
Bud and Ruth kept in contact with their wedding photographer over the years, who ended up settling in a log cabin in Rockville and raising bison.
Thu May 16, 2013
Indiana National Guard soldier threatens to blow up commander's house
ValpoCommunity.com just released information that a LaPorte, IN., National Guardsman was arrested yesterday by local police following a threat against a non-commissioned officer.
Wed May 15, 2013
17 puppies dumped: Abandoned pups find a savior in Ind. woman
Puppies abandoned and left to fend for themselves on the side of the road found a savior in Karen Read, who saw the puppies being dumped out like trash and knew she had to take action.
17 puppies dumped on rural road: Saved by woman who saw driver dump dogs
All 17 puppies and a mother dog that were dumped along the road in an isolated area are lucky to have a guardian angel come along.
Mon May 13, 2013
Dog, 17 puppies dumped at Dunes State Park
An unknown person dumped a mother Labrador and 17 puppies at the side of a dark road in the Indiana Dunes State Park on Friday.
Food Processing Manufacturer Urschel Thailand Moves to Bigger Offices
Established in 2004, Urschel Thailand is a direct office situated in Bangkok. It recently moved in order to accommodate growing business and is now located in a strategically placed, newly constructed and larger facility.
Sat May 11, 2013
Aging population drives demand for senior housing
When Frances Wulf, 92, made the decision to stop driving and sell her car, she began to look for her next step.
Sun May 05, 2013
River Forest Student Dead In Crash On Way Home From Indiana University
A college student from west suburban River Forest was killed in a car crash Saturday as he and three friends headed home from Indiana University, and less than an hour later a Valparaiso, Ind., woman died when the car she was in lost control as it approached backed-up traffic near the first crash scene.
Fri May 03, 2013
More Guns, Less Crime? Maybe. But More Blacks, More Crime? Demonstrable.
The argument that crime would be lower in Chicago if Indiana had Illinois's laws fails to account for the fact that Muncie has a pretty low crime rate under Indiana's laws, while Gary has a high rate under the same laws.
Wed May 01, 2013
Valpo woman killed in one-car crash on Indiana 149
Tera Ross, 24, of Valparaiso, the mother of two young girls, died when she crashed her SUV into a utility pole at about 12:20 a.m. Wednesday.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
2013 IU Commencement Speakers Announced
Attendees at this year's IU Bloomington undergraduate commencement ceremonies, taking place Saturday, May 4, at Assembly Hall, will hear from graduating seniors Deanna Allbrittin and Sonia Phadke.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Valpo teacher admits taking money from fellow teachers' desk
A Thomas Jefferson Middle School teacher has been charged with three counts of theft after authorities said he admitted stealing money from other teachers' desks over spring break.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
The Southtown Star
Olympia Fields trucker killed in Indiana crash
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. A - A trucker from Olympia Fields died early Thursday after a drunken driver from Valparaiso, Ind., stopped his car in the middle of a lane on Interstate 94.
The Southtown Star
Olympia Fields trucker driver killed in Indiana crash
LaPorte County-Indiana State Police responded to a three vehicle crash, involving two semis, which closed I-94 for approximately two hours, and killed one of the semi drivers early Thursday April 25, 2013.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
No Charges Against Man Who Took Out The Trash Naked
A 70-year-old northwest Indiana man admitted going outside naked to take out his trash Tuesday morning, the Post-Tribune is reporting.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
State says Valpo school board did not comply with...
For the second time in less than a year, the Valparaiso Community Schools board failed to follow the state's public access law by failing to provide proper notice of a closed-door session Lowell resident Scott Smith, a member of Northwest Indiana Political Action Committee, filed a complaint with the Indiana Public Access Counselor after the board ... (more)
Sat Apr 20, 2013
Valpo woman's fall into hole latest thing that won't stop her
Grace Wilson pauses during lunch at her Valparaiso home Wednesday April 10, 2013.