Wednesday March 21 10:28 pm

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


Roll-Over Semi Catches Fire and Gridlocks Traffic on I-80/94


Hammond, Lake County-A semi lost control after hitting a tire, overturning his trailer, and catching his tractor on fire, blocking three lanes of west bound traffic on I-80/94 at Calumet Avenue today (3/21/2018).

Front Entrance Of Porter County Government Administration Center To Re-Open


The Porter County Board of Commissioners today announced that the front entrance of the Porter County Government Administration Center, located at 155 Indiana Avenue in downtown Valparaiso, will re-open for public use effective on Monday, March 26.

Semi Rolls on its Side Blocks Southbound I-65

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Clinton County-Today (3/20/2018) at approximately 1:30 p.m. on I-65 southbound near the 151.5 mile marker, the Indiana State Police Lafayette Post were advised of a semi rollover blocking both lanes with the drive ejected from the truck.

Indiana Bird of the Month: Ruffed Grouse

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The bird of the month for March is the ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus). The ruffed grouse is a non-migratory, chicken-sized bird that can be found in south-central Indiana.

Living with Canada Geese


With the right conditions and in some circumstances, Canada geese may become a resident of your property. Most negative interaction associated with geese occurs from March through June, during nesting season. Both the males and females will defend the nest and goslings, and they will graze on short grass near the hatching area. A combination of preventive techniques such as harassment, nest and egg destruction, and habitat manipulation can make areas less attractive to geese.

New deer management survey


The Deer Research Program now has an online survey capability. This will allow the DNR to survey hunters and other Indiana residents who have an interest in deer management on a frequent basis.

AG Curtis Hill joins nationwide call for Congress to support victims of child pornography


Attorney General Curtis Hill and 54 other state and territorial attorneys general today sent a letter calling upon congressional leaders to pass legislation supporting victims of child pornography.

Three Ejected in Roll-Over

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Lake County-Three people were ejected from their car when they rolled their vehicle on the I-65 southbound to Ridge Road exit ramp.