nwitimes.com CROWN POINT — Police allege a 26-year-old woman stabbed her boyfriend earlier this week in Lake Station over an argument about cigarettes. Sierra M. Gentry was charged Thursday in Lake Criminal Court with battery by means of a deadly...
6/16/2017
Chicago Tribune After nearly a year of studies and talks, the Lake Station City Council voted 6-1 Thursday to sell its water plant to the Indiana -American Water Co. for nearly $20.7 million. With water company officials in the audience, the...
6/9/2017
nwitimes.com Near the end of Thursday's City Council meeting and well after the panel decided to advance the sale, Councilwoman Jennifer Miller, I-2nd, claimed Councilman Rick Long, D-5th, committed an ethics violation by voting in favor of Indiana ...
6/9/2017
nwitimes.com Through the measure, Lake Station makes a commitment that it will collaborate “with community advocates, policy experts and legal advocates to defend the human rights of immigrants.” The ordinance also sets out to connect immigrants with...
6/3/2017
Chicago Tribune It took the Lake Station City Council about 10 seconds to endorse a first reading of a welcoming ordinance aimed at offering some protection to people in the United States illegally. Each of the six council members present quickly voted...
5/28/2017