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FOX 13 Utah
Woman recovering in ICU after spending about 12 hours wedged in narrow Utah slot canyonEMERY COUNTY, Utah — A Salt Lake County woman is recovering in an ICU after a n
FOX 13 Utah / Posted an hour ago
EMERY COUNTY, Utah — A Salt Lake County woman is recovering in an ICU after a nearly 12-hour ordeal where she was”wedged in and suspended” in a canyon in the San Rafael Desert. According to the Emery County Sheriff’s Office, a man called dispatch... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Eustis commissioner: Donate your Confederate monuments to uswas echoed by two other commissioners, making the chance that the city will mov
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
was echoed by two other commissioners, making the chance that the city will move forward with any proposal unlikely. Lake County has no known Confederate monuments, but the county has been home to lynch mobs in the past. The Legislature... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lake wants oyster bars to recycle shells to help restore reefspounds of oyster shells from the bar in Fort De Soto Park in Pinellas County.
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
pounds of oyster shells from the bar in Fort De Soto Park in Pinellas County. The bar’s shells had been piled at the Lake County landfill in Tavares, drying for months before being recycled to attract free-floating oyster larvae, consume... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Brian Gifford Agency is Hosting Campaign Drive in Support of Campagna Academy to Benefit At-Risk Children in Indianaa full service insurance assistance and financial consulting provider that work
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
a full service insurance assistance and financial consulting provider that works with families and business owners in Lake County, Indiana, is announcing a campaign intended to bolster programs that improve outcomes for children in the... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
School district closes its investigation of PeeraLake County Schools' investigation into alleged improper contact and recruiting
The Daily Commercial / Posted 4 hours ago
Lake County Schools' investigation into alleged improper contact and recruiting by former East Ridge head football coach Ashour Peera was closed Friday by the district's human resources department. According to spokeswoman Sherri Owens, the results... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Gardiner sworn in as Salt Lake County Recorder, deputy Dole oustedSALT LAKE CITY — Adam Gardiner was sworn in as the new Salt Lake County Recorde
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Adam Gardiner was sworn in as the new Salt Lake County Recorder, opening in a new chapter in a scandal involving the health of his predecessor, Gary Ott. “The storm that has embroiled the recorder’s office is now over,” Salt Lake... Read more
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Deseret News
'The storm' is over: Gardiner sworn in as new recorder; embattled deputy is outSALT LAKE CITY — It's official: Adam Gardiner has been sworn in as the new Salt
Deseret News / Posted 7 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — It's official: Adam Gardiner has been sworn in as the new Salt Lake County recorder, lifting a cloud of scandal that has lingered over the office after questions about former Recorder Gary Ott's failing health surfaced and... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Toxicology results pending for driver blamed in fatal school bus crashthe time of the crash and had an outstanding warrant for a prior driving while
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 7 hours ago
the time of the crash and had an outstanding warrant for a prior driving while suspended offense. He was transported by a Lake County officer to the Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus emergency room for medical evaluation and then to the Lake... Read more
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ABC Montana
Lolo Peak Fire expands, takes buildings with itCommunity areas. The Blue Bay fire on the east shore of Flathead Lake began mo
ABC Montana / Posted 7 hours ago
Community areas. The Blue Bay fire on the east shore of Flathead Lake began moving upwards in the late afternoon. Lake County Disaster Emergency Services issued a Level 1 Evacuation notice to the Blue Bay Recreation Site and Blue Bay and... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Lake County correctional officers save man overdosing in courtroomWAUKEGAN — Three Lake County Sheriff's Office correctional officers successfull
Lake County Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
WAUKEGAN — Three Lake County Sheriff's Office correctional officers successfully revived a man who was suffering from an opioid overdose in a courtroom Wednesday. Lake County officers Karrie Lee and Melissa Dunn and Sgt. Timothy Specht noticed a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lake County correctional officers save man overdosing in courtroomThree Lake County Sheriff's Office correctional officers saved a man's life in
Northwest Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Three Lake County Sheriff's Office correctional officers saved a man's life in a courtroom Wednesday. Officers Karrie Lee (left), Melissa Dunn (center) and Timothy Specht (right) administered Naloxone to a man suffering from an overdose in a public... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
School district stresses safety during solar eclipse, libraries plan viewing eventsWith an eye toward safety, the Lake County school district is preparing for Mon
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
With an eye toward safety, the Lake County school district is preparing for Monday’s much-anticipated total solar eclipse as several libraries prepare to host viewing events. It won’t be a total eclipse, but it should still be spectacular... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner could announce decision on immigration bill Fridayto Rauner's latest comments about listening to law enforcement, immigration rig
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
to Rauner's latest comments about listening to law enforcement, immigration rights activists released a letter from Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran and seven suburban police chiefs urging the governor to sign the measure, joining similar... Read more
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Deseret News
Your Weekend: Smash Mouth, Idina Menzel and did you know there will be an eclipse?going to be an eclipse on Monday, and eclipse-viewing parties will be held at v
Deseret News / Posted 16 hours ago
going to be an eclipse on Monday, and eclipse-viewing parties will be held at various locations, including multiple Salt Lake County Library branches, Aug. 21, 10 a.m.-11 a.m., free (slcolibrary.org/solareclipse). If you're wanting to travel but... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County judge grants preliminary injunction to halt Lake in the Hills Sanitary District purchaseKenneally said in a news release. Franks wrote a law during his final term as
Northwest Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
Kenneally said in a news release. Franks wrote a law during his final term as a state lawmaker that allows the McHenry and Lake county boards to eliminate governments that are entirely within their respective counties and if the boards appoint a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County judge grants preliminary injunction to halt Lake in the Hills Sanitary District purchaseFranks wrote a law during his final term as a state lawmaker that allows McHenr
Northwest Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
Franks wrote a law during his final term as a state lawmaker that allows McHenry and Lake county boards to eliminate governments that are entirely within their respective counties and if the boards appoint a majority of the trustees. "The outrageous... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Rep. Adam Gardiner elected Salt Lake County RecorderSALT LAKE COUNTY -- Acting Salt Lake County Recorder Julie Dole is expected to
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 19 hours ago
SALT LAKE COUNTY -- Acting Salt Lake County Recorder Julie Dole is expected to be fired first thing Friday morning, according to the man who was voted to take the spot as Recorder Thursday evening. The Special Election at the Salt Lake County... Read more
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Deseret News
Salt Lake County GOP chooses new county recorder, reject former deputy Julie DoleSANDY — After more than a year of political turmoil, Salt Lake County Republica
Deseret News / Posted 20 hours ago
SANDY — After more than a year of political turmoil, Salt Lake County Republicans have chosen a new face to take former Salt Lake County Recorder Gary Ott's place. Rep. Adam Gardiner, R-West Jordan, won the majority of votes from the party's 344... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Region crime roundup: Michigan City police investigating why two shootings occurred on the same block in three daysHAMMOND — Lake County Sheriff John Buncich answered his accusers Thursday. The
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 22 hours ago
HAMMOND — Lake County Sheriff John Buncich answered his accusers Thursday. The county's top elected law enforcement took the witness stand on the ninth day of his public corruption trial in U.S. District Court and denied all wrongdoing. He said he... Read more
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Deseret News
Miller family pledges to match up to $10 million in donations to fund 'heart' of new homeless centersSALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake County Mayor McAdams recalled when Utah Jazz owner G
Deseret News / Posted 23 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake County Mayor McAdams recalled when Utah Jazz owner Gail Miller asked him years ago — when work to transform the county's homeless services first began — how she could help. At the time, Miller had already given $1 million,... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Scrimmages open high school football seasonThe white team roster for the Red & White Scrimmage on Friday night in Upper La
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 23 hours ago
The white team roster for the Red & White Scrimmage on Friday night in Upper Lake. LAKE COUNTY >> Scrimmages tonight in Upper Lake and Middletown open the high school football season in Lake County. The annual Red & White Scrimmage in Upper Lake... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Hot bite hasn’t attracted many fishermenseasoned opens Sept. 1 and hunters should find good hunting in the Sacramento V
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 23 hours ago
seasoned opens Sept. 1 and hunters should find good hunting in the Sacramento Valley. There are few doves in Lake County, however at times the dove hunting can be good on the Cache Creek Wildlife Area located off Highway 20 in the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Miller family offers $10 million matching grant to challenge public to help Utah’s homelessstreet. “We have complete respect for the police,” added Munn. “But that’s the
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 23 hours ago
street. “We have complete respect for the police,” added Munn. “But that’s the big question mark: where do they go?” Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said the homeless should go back to The Road Home and other service providers in the area. “I... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Dr. LeeAnna Muzquiz, M.D., named UW School of Medicine Assistant Dean for AdmissionsIndian Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Montana Ac
Char-Koosta News / Posted 23 hours ago
Indian Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Montana Academy of Family Physicians. She is the Lake County Board of Health Tribal Health Officer, and an Advisory Board member for the Western Montana Area Health Education... Read more
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ABC Montana
Blue Bay fire moving upwards toward the Blue Bay and East-shore Community areas.The Blue Bay fire on the east shore of Flathead Lake began moving upwards in th
ABC Montana / Posted yesterday
The Blue Bay fire on the east shore of Flathead Lake began moving upwards in the late afternoon. Lake County Disaster Emergency Services issued a Level 1 Evacuation notice to the Blue Bay Recreation Site and Blue Bay and East-shore Community areas... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Higher court may hear appeal on woman's drowning at church pastors' family poolJudge John R. Pera determined at a motion hearing Wednesday in Lake County Supe
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
Judge John R. Pera determined at a motion hearing Wednesday in Lake County Superior Civil Court that the pastors of Family Christian Center had the right to appeal his decision permitting the mother of Domonique “Nikki” Smith to sue for damages over... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
UPDATE: Police say alcohol was a factor in car, school bus crash that killed 6-old Griffith studentWaiters, 6, of Calumet Township, died from blunt force trauma following the cra
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
Waiters, 6, of Calumet Township, died from blunt force trauma following the crash at West 41st Avenue and Calhoun Street, according to the Lake County coroner's office. He was a first grader at Ready Elementary School in Griffith Public... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Health & Wellness fairholds his son, Brody, 5, as he gets an immunization shot for school by Peggy Fr
Lake County Journal / Posted yesterday
holds his son, Brody, 5, as he gets an immunization shot for school by Peggy Fredrickson, a registered nurse with the Lake County Health Department, during the Health & Wellness Fair at Round Lake High School. Brody's twin brother, C.J.... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Drugs seized from Markesan home- Drugs and drug paraphernalia were seized from a Markesan home Thursday. They
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
- Drugs and drug paraphernalia were seized from a Markesan home Thursday. They were taken around 8 a.m. after the Green Lake County Sheriff's Office and Markesan Police served a narcotic search warrant at 133 S. High Street. This is an active... Read more
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Daily Herald
6-old boy killed in Gary crash involving school bussay a 6-year-old boy was killed in a crash involving a school bus and a vehicle
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
say a 6-year-old boy was killed in a crash involving a school bus and a vehicle. The crash happened Thursday morning. The Lake County coroner's office identified the boy as Malachi Waiters of Calumet Township saying he died from blunt force... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Investigation underway for man found dead in Buffalo GroveBuffalo Grove Police, in conjunction with the Lake County Major Crime Task Forc
Lake County Journal / Posted yesterday
Buffalo Grove Police, in conjunction with the Lake County Major Crime Task Force, are conducting a death investigation for a man found dead in Buffalo Grove, according to a news release. A call for an ambulance came through emergency dispatch at... Read more
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Lake County Journal
CLC professors provide answers to questions about solar eclipsea large portion of the U.S. Here is what to expect for those living in north s
Lake County Journal / Posted yesterday
a large portion of the U.S. Here is what to expect for those living in north suburban Chicago, according to two College of Lake County professors who provided answers to some common questions. What is a solar eclipse and how does it differ from a... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Lake County court gives veterans a 'second chance'Bob Gorman settles into his seat in the jury box of Courtroom 201 at the Lake C
Lake County Journal / Posted yesterday
Bob Gorman settles into his seat in the jury box of Courtroom 201 at the Lake County Courthouse in Waukegan. “This is a court about transformation, not punishment,” he whispers. There will be no trial convened here today, nor is Gorman serving as a... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
UPDATE: Day 9: Lake County Sheriff Buncich testifies it cost $200,000 to run for officeThe DOJ in 2010 entered into an agreement with Lake County to revamp the runnin
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
The DOJ in 2010 entered into an agreement with Lake County to revamp the running of the jail, which had been under federal scrutiny since it became the site of seven suicides, an outbreak of MRSA, or methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, and... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
5 most-read stories today: CVS Pharmacy plans to buy Fagen Pharmacy chain, close 12 locationshomes, correctional facilities and hospice patients throughout the Region. Fag
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
homes, correctional facilities and hospice patients throughout the Region. Fagen maintained a robust presence in North Lake County, and recently rebuilt stores in Valparaiso and the Indiana Harbor neighborhood of East Chicago so they were more... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dennis Hastert ends 15-month custody term and starts probationof Prisons records indicate that Wednesday was the end of Hastert's period in f
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of Prisons records indicate that Wednesday was the end of Hastert's period in federal custody. Illinois' Lake County Sheriff's Office said that it stopped its electronic monitoring of the 75-year-old Wednesday morning. He now... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
East Ridge reported Peera recruiting violation at a campIf former East Ridge High School head football coach Ashour Peera is found guil
The Daily Commercial / Posted yesterday
If former East Ridge High School head football coach Ashour Peera is found guilty by Lake County Schools of violating rules regarding recruiting and improper contact, it will be his second violation. East Ridge Principal Julie Robinson-Lueallen... Read more
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Deseret News
What you don't know about pedestrian safety can kill younumber of pedestrian deaths and serious injuries in busy downtown Salt Lake Cit
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
number of pedestrian deaths and serious injuries in busy downtown Salt Lake City is comparable to the entire rest of Salt Lake County, though the number of pedestrians downtown is far greater. That’s because people expect to see pedestrians... Read more
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Deseret News
The 10 most dangerous intersections for pedestrians in Salt Lake and Utah countiesUtah counties with the most auto-pedestrian crashes from 2010 to 2016. Among t
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Utah counties with the most auto-pedestrian crashes from 2010 to 2016. Among these 10 intersections — all of them in Salt Lake County but scattered among the towns — 100 pedestrians have been hit, although the wrecks have not always resulted in... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Northwestern-owned Lake Forest hospital to close nursing homeoccupancy standard of 90 percent. "Lake Forest Hospital believes there is an a
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
occupancy standard of 90 percent. "Lake Forest Hospital believes there is an abundant supply of long-term care beds in Lake County," the application reads. "Given the calculated excess of 326 beds and (Lake Forest Hospital's) low census, this... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dennis Hastert's federal prison sentence ends, but lawsuits still loomhouse or on home confinement this past month. He was required to wear an elect
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
house or on home confinement this past month. He was required to wear an electronic monitoring bracelet, however. The Lake County sheriff’s office, assisting federal authorities, had fitted Hastert with the bracelet last month and turned it... Read more
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ABC News
Hastert officially no longer in custody; probation beginsprobation begins CHICAGO — Aug 16, 2017, 4:47 PM ET The Associated PressFILE
ABC News / Posted yesterday
probation begins CHICAGO — Aug 16, 2017, 4:47 PM ET The Associated PressFILE - This undated file photo provided by the Lake County Sheriff's Department shows ex-U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert. Hastert has officially completed his 15-month... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
5 most-read stories today: FBI surveillance tapes of Lake County Sheriff John Buncich released to The Timeshomes, correctional facilities and hospice patients throughout the Region. Fag
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
homes, correctional facilities and hospice patients throughout the Region. Fagen maintained a robust presence in North Lake County, and recently rebuilt stores in Valparaiso and the Indiana Harbor neighborhood of East Chicago so they were more... Read more
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Deseret News
ACLU decries Operation Rio Grande's surge of arrests, lack of treatmentsqualor and drug activity in recent months, were considerably quieter Wednesday
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
squalor and drug activity in recent months, were considerably quieter Wednesday as police moved through the area. The Salt Lake County Health Department was on hand to clean the area, and daily street cleanings are expected to continue. Squires... Read more
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NBC Chicago
2 Shot in Zion Found in Police Department Parking Lotpolice said. Two people were believed to have then left the home. After a peri
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
police said. Two people were believed to have then left the home. After a perimeter was set up with assistance from the Lake County sheriff’s office and Winthrop Harbor police, one person was taken into custody, police said. The other person who... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Region crime roundup: East Chicago boyfriend faces 12 years in prison for child neglect in girl's scalding deathHAMMOND — Lake County Sheriff John Buncich's lawyers continued to make their ca
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted yesterday
HAMMOND — Lake County Sheriff John Buncich's lawyers continued to make their case that bribery had nothing to do with Lake County towing. Buncich's public corruption trial entered its eighth day Wednesday, although it was cut short when U.S.... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
High school sports scheduleat McKinleyville, 4 p.m. Clear Lake at Arcata, 5 p.m. exhibition Red & White
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted yesterday
at McKinleyville, 4 p.m. Clear Lake at Arcata, 5 p.m. exhibition Red & White at Upper Lake, 7:30 p.m. Lake County Scrimmage at Middletown, 5 p.m. Saturday’s games Girls soccer non-league Clear Lake at McKinleyville, 10... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Knights looking to be in thick of league title raceClear Lake in last year’s Bass Bowl game at Lakeport. Editor’s note: This is t
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted yesterday
Clear Lake in last year’s Bass Bowl game at Lakeport. Editor’s note: This is the first in a five-part series previewing Lake County’s varsity football teams. The Middletown Mustangs will be featured on Friday. KELSEYVILLE >> If the game was... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
UPDATE: Cedar Lake man hospitalized after his motorscooter collides with CSX train in St. JohnSt. John Police police are working with the Lake County Sheriff’s Police Accide
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 2 days ago
St. John Police police are working with the Lake County Sheriff’s Police Accident Reconstruction Team on the investigation. CSX Railroad Special Agents and CSX officials along with a witness to the incident are cooperating fully with this... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What was it like the last time a solar eclipse hit Chicago? Streetlights turned on, and so did people’s moodsthe moon is closer to Earth and therefore blocks all of the sun, producing an e
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the moon is closer to Earth and therefore blocks all of the sun, producing an even more dramatic effect. At Wauconda's Lake County Museum, where a viewing was held, 5-year-old Tricia Matz cast the phenomenon in post-toddler terms: "It looks... Read more
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