Lake County Jail set to start internship program with IUPUIA new agreement at the Lake County Jail will soon bring social work interns into the mental health unit in Crown Point . School board: Merrillville superintendent hire expected soonA new superintendent could be appointed within the next month for the Merrillville Community School Corp. Man, woman shot dead in New Chicago, officials sayA joint homicide trustee relationship continued Wednesday after two people were found dead in New Chicago Tuesday, officials said.
Fire reported in Valparaiso townhouseA Valparaiso fire official said no one was injured in a town home fire Saturday night that remains under investigation. 30,000 bonus awarded by the Gary School Board in 2016. MLK’s life remembered as Northwest Indiana leaders continue to struggleA half century has passed since Civil Rights leader the Rev. Tow operators, Gary at odds over feesA Gary Common Council committee is trying to work with the towing companies to determine a fee structure for city work and how much of it should go to the city. Holcomb touts overpass programs to mayors, othersA busy railroad crossing in Chesterton provided the backdrop as Gov. Eric Holcomb announced new state program Monday to improve safety at crossings.
Man gets 20 years for East Chicago cocaine distributionA man was sentenced Monday in federal court to 20 years in prison for cocaine distribution in East Chicago, records show. The coroner’s office was called around 9 p. 10 tickets to every 2018 home game via an online lottery, borrowing a page from the theater business, the team announced Wednesday. Chicago’s pension precipice: It’s worse than you thought. Chicago taxpayers, prepare for another kick in the teeth.