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Two off-duty police officers shot at bar in NW Indiana

The shooting occurred just before 3 a.m. at Growlers bar, located in the 2800-block of Highway Avenue, after two men who tried to re-enter the bar shortly before the bar was closing.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-05-19 22:33:05

Gary's Lake County Courthouse got a role in FOX's upcoming 'Proven Innocent' series

The Lake County Courthouse will serve as a backdrop for scenes of the upcoming FOX court drama "Proven Innocent," which will debut in either late 2018 or early 2019.A 20th Century Fox production company used the 1920s vintage courthouse at Fifth and Broadway as well as Hammond City Hall in March to

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 13:00:00

Woman Rescued After Car Crashes Into NW Indiana Business

Part of a building collapsed onto a car that crashed into it early Saturday in Hammond, Indiana.A 31-year-old woman driving a 2008 Chevy Malibu crashed into the side of a residential building about 5 a.m. in the 500 block of Calumet Avenue. Part of the building then collapsed onto the car, according

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-05-19 22:00:27

Gary Lives! ...Or Does He?

Since Elon Musk launched his tunneling project, The Boring Company, in late 2016, he has often said that his goal is for his boring machines to outpace his pet snail, Gary, in a race.“We want to beat Gary,” Musk announced last year. “Victory will be beating the snail.”

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5 important stories you need to know from yesterday: Police say man shot his girlfriend before turning the gun on himself in Merrillville murder-suicide. Victim's mother says couple had previous domestic problems

5 important stories you need to know from yesterday: Police say man shot his girlfriend before turning the gun on himself in Merrillville murder-suicide. Victim's mother says couple had previous domestic problems

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Two In Custody After Northwest Indiana Shooting

They found two victims in the parking lot area there, both with gunshot wounds. Police say one man was shot in the head, the other shot in the arm.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-05-19 18:26:53

Court docs: Three men charged in woman's 2014 sexual assault at Merrillville apartment after recent review of untested rape kits

Ajahn D. Batty, 25; Joshua W. Shipp, 23; and David G. Werner, 26, were each charged Wednesday in Lake Criminal Court with two counts each of rape, a level 3 felony. Batty and Shipp are also charged with two counts each felony criminal confinement. Werner is charged with one count of felony criminal

NWI.COM - 2018-05-18 20:30:00

Caucus scheduled to fill Lake Station clerk post

LAKE STATION — A caucus has been scheduled for June 9 to select a Democrat to fulfill the remainder of Joseph Castellanos’ term as the city’s clerk-treasurer.Castellanos died May 4 at the age of 73. His term expires at the end of 2019.City Councilman Rick Long, chairman of the Lake Station-Hobart To

NWI.COM - 2018-05-20 15:30:00

Two men shot outside Growlers Bar in Highland early Saturday morning

Police were dispatched to Growlers, 2816 Highway Ave., at approximately 2:39 a.m. for a disturbance call, a Highland Police news release stated. Upon arrival, officers discovered two men with gunshot wounds on the east side of the parking lot. One man had a gunshot wound to his head and the other to

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 15:43:00

With declining enrollment continuing, Union Township schools is opening its doors

UNION TOWNSHIP — Just a decade ago, enrollment in Union Township schools was pushing record levels, and the district had to close its doors to anyone living outside the township.But things have changed, Superintendent John Hunter said, and the district, which was the only system in Northwest Indiana

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 21:00:00

South Shore sets fare increases; Metro Center to see upgrades

PORTER — South Shore Line passengers will see fares increase July 1 as the commuter railroad prepares for increased operating costs associated with the Positive Train Control safety system.The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District board of trustees approved a 5 percent fare increase — ro

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 10:00:00

Lake County prosecutor's initiative to review glut of untested rape kits leads to charges against three men for 2014 sexual assault

Ajahn D. Batty, 25; Joshua W. Shipp, 23; and David G. Werner, 26, were all charged Wednesday in Lake Criminal Court with two counts each of rape, a Level 3 felony. Batty and Shipp are also charged with two counts each of felony criminal confinement. Werner is charged with one count of felony crimina

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 01:43:00

2 Shot at South Suburban Gas Station: Police

Network Video ProductionsTwo people were shot at a gas station in south suburban South Holland early Friday, according to police.The shooting happened at around 1:30 a.m. at a Gas Depot located at 15 East Sibley Blvd, according to South Holland police.A Toyota sedan could be seen at the station with

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Michigan men arrested after disturbance at Portage Walmart; allegedly used electric scooters to run into people

Police were called to Walmart, 6087 U.S. 6, about 10:20 p.m. Thursday on a report of a disturbance with employees and customers. According to the caller, three adults, with a child, were "driving around the electric handicap scooters and trying to run into people."

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A special prosecutor enters the Merrillville restaurant menu assault case

Randy Palmateer, business manager of the Northwestern Indiana Building and Construction Trades CouncilTony Martin, The Times

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 13:30:00

Hugs in Hammond: Girl visits Indiana on police officer appreciation tour

"We don't get to see the good all the time. We're going to the bad all the time and it's very easy to forget that there is really more good out there than bad," said Chief John Doughty, Hammond Police Department.

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RailCats: RailCats open up 2018 with a victory

GARY — The RailCat bats came alive for 10 runs through the first three innings of an opening day 10-5 win over the St. Paul Saints at U.S. Steel Yard.The victory was Gary’s first on opening day since 2013.“I’m not going to tell you guys that night one is going to lead to anything, but I will say I’v

NWI.COM - 2018-05-19 03:00:00

Crash shuts down U.S. 30 in Porter County

Buy NowFile photoThe TimesWASHINGTON TOWNSHIP — Police and emergency services are on the scene of a crash on eastbound U.S. 30 which has resulted in the shutting down of the eastbound lanes of the highway.The crash happened just after 3 p.m. in the 500 East block of U.S. 30, east of the Porter Regio

NWI.COM - 2018-05-18 20:30:00

Northwest Indiana hospitals screen for little-known, potentially deadly disease

HOBART — Every other month, two local hospitals hold free public screenings for a common yet often unrecognized disease.Peripheral vascular disease, or PVD, happens when blood vessels become blocked, inhibiting circulation to the legs, arms and organs in the abdomen. The disease is marked by fatigue

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Hobart police seek tips about suspect accused of stealing women's identity and withdrawing more than $8K from her bank

HOBART — Police released surveillance photos Thursday of a woman suspected of fraudulently withdrawing more than $8,000 from banks in Hobart, Hammond and Merrillville.

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