Tuesday Mar 4
NPS Study Says Indiana Parks Boost Economy
A new National Park Service report shows that 2,148,903 visitors to national parks in Indiana spent $88.5 million and supported 1,263 jobs in the state in 2012.
Tuesday Mar 4
Indiana Law Blog
Ind. Decisions - 'Indiana shoreline jurisdiction dispute turns into 2-year legal battle'
Recall this ILB post from Jan. 1st, headed "Court rules against Long Beach lakefront property owners" concerning a dispute between Lake Michigan beachfront property owners near Michigan City and the Town of Long Beach, over ownership of the "space between the water's edge and the ordinary high watermark ."
Still no answers in probe of Mt. Baldy hole
Officials from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore are no closer to finding out why a hole developed on Mount Baldy in July, swallowing a 6-year-old boy from Illinois.
Goal of Dunes visitor center revamp: More visitors
Efforts are underway to give the Indiana Dunes Tourism Visitor Center a new look inside and out, with interactive exhibits and other features officials hope will make the center a destination unto itself.
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
Ind. Dunes national park gets new superintendent
PORTER, Ind. - The superintendent at the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area in Minnesota has been named the next superintendent at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in northwestern Indiana.