Jasper County

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Lake Effect Snow Brings Several Inches To Parts Of NW Indiana

The snow might be long over in Chicago, but parts of northwest Indiana have seen six or more inches of it on Tuesday, and could get a few more, thanks to lake effect snow.

11/12/2013

Two unidentified homicide victims found in Newton County, Ind., in October 1983. (Credit: Indiana State Police)

Indiana State Police Seek Help Identifying 1983 Murder Victims

Indiana State Police and authorities in Jasper and Newton counties are asking for help to identify three homicide victims from a cold case dating back 30 years.

03/06/2013

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Wild Weather Night Expected; Strong Winds, Hail, ‘Downpours’ Possible

Torrential downpours, cloud-to-ground lightning, wind gusts in excess of 70 mph, and hail as large as golf balls could all be in store for northern Illinois and northwest Indiana Sunday afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service.

04/15/2012

Tornado Graphic

Tornado Watch Issued For Parts Of Northwest Indiana

A tornado watch is in effect for much of the state of Indiana – including some northwest counties – as well as downstate Illinois.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2011

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Man Brags Of His Attempted 160 Mph Car Getaway

A man allegedly bragged to an officer that his 2002 Chevrolet Camaro, with 600 horsepower, reached 160 mph as he fled from police.

04/18/2011