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Stories with place: Munster
  • Lake Station teen raises awareness of epilepsy 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 5:03 am

    LAKE STATION, Indiana - Around the house, they call him the senator.

  • Gary school implements new way to learn from mistakes 
    Updated: Sep-29-15 1:58 pm

    GARY, Indiana - The girls sat side by side Friday, eating their lunch and talking, with one offering the other a bite of pizza.

  • Rescue dogs begin new lives in Indiana 
    Updated: Sep-23-15 5:06 am

    VALPARAISO, Indiana - Five passengers stepped off of pilot Jeremy Eisenbrandt's small plane at Porter County Regional Airport last week to begin new lives.

  • Former NFL players tackle bullying in Crown Point 
    Updated: Sep-18-15 5:05 am

    CROWN POINT, Indiana - To a soundtrack of upbeat music and screams from 930 of their peers, two girls tightly gripped opposite ends of a bar inside the gym Wednesday at Col. John Wheeler Middle School. A burly man in an orange jersey lifted the bar, hoisted the girls in the air and spun slowly in a circle.

  • 100-year-old World War II veteran gets to fly again 
    Updated: Sep-16-15 6:35 am

    VALPARAISO, Indiana - In 1940, Evelyn Laesch Farley was a 25-year-old beauty shop owner in Flint, Michigan But she wanted to do what few women were known to do at that time - fly.

  • Students compete to get into Purdue Honors College 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 6:38 am

    HAMMOND, Indiana - Whether it's a lively discussion about Rudyard Kipling's story "Wireless," from 1902 or a position paper on Kanye West or Donald Trump for president, the students in Purdue University's Honors College are experimenting with enriched classes.