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News in Lake County, Indiana
Lake Co. judge strikes down Ind. right-to-work
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:01:42 -0700
A Lake County judge struck down Indiana's right-to-work ban on certain union fees in a second legal blow to the contentious law passed in 2012.
Lake County judge strikes down Indiana right-to-work law
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:48:38 -0700
Lake County Circuit Court Judge George Paras determined the law violates the state constitution by forcing unions to provide services to workers without payment.
Indiana seeks stay on right-to-work ruling
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:41:14 -0700
Indiana's attorney general says the state is seeking an immediate stay of a Lake County judge's ruling striking down the 2012 right-to-work statute
Lake County selected for state's preschool pilot program
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0700
INDIANAPOLIS | Hundreds of Lake County children from low-income families will be among the first in the state to take advantage of Indiana's new prekindergarten voucher program.
Documents about blood-alcohol content in fatal crash will be allowed in court
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:04:00 -0700
CROWN POINT | A Lake County Criminal Court judge will allow crucial police documents to be presented during the trial of a man accused of driving drunk and killing a St. John woman.
Northwest Indiana residents warned after West Nile virus found
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:57:21 -0700
Residents are being strongly urged to take precautions against mosquitoes because West Nile virus has been found in Griffith, Ind.
Griffith mosquito sample shows West Nile virus
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:30:00 -0700
GRIFFITH | A sample of mosquitoes collected at the intersection of Colfax and Main streets has tested positive for West Nile Virus by the Indiana State Department of Health, Griffith officials said.
Commissioners pump more millions into E-911
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0700
CROWN POINT | Lake County officials pumped more than $22 million Wednesday into public safety services, a new voter information system and a property tax survey.
County, 4 others get pilot pre-K run
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:14:37 -0700
The United Way of Allen County will lead a communitywide pre-kindergarten effort after Gov. Mike Pence announced Tuesday that Allen was among five counties tapped for the early-learning pilot program.
North Lake sport briefs: Hessville Babe Ruth holding fall ball registration
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:00:00 -0700
GCA U.S. Bowling Congress awards annual scholarships