Ogden Dunes

South Shore Train

Robbery Suspects Arrested On South Shore Train

Three robbery suspects who tried to elude police by boarding a South Shore train heading to Chicago were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon at the Portage/Ogden Dunes station, the Post-Tribune is reporting.


Emergency officials converge at Porter Beach in Northwest Indiana Monday when a mysterious substance was discovered in the water. (CBS)

Surfer: Chemical Slicks Common On NW Indiana Beaches

“It’s been a dirty week for Lake Michigan,” said Basil Tydings, an East Coast transplant who frequently surfs and rides a stand-up paddleboard in the lake.


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Protesters Take Aim Against Ogden Dunes Deer Cull

Opposition to a planned deer cull, which is set to start on November 26th, mobilized about 30 Ogden Dunes residents on Saturday afternoon.


Corey McFry, 15, disappeared in Lake Michigan at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, after he was apparently pulled underwater by a rip current while swimming with friends. (Credit: Facebook)

Teenage Boy’s Body Found Along Lakeshore In Indiana

The body of a 15-year-old boy has been found along the lake shore in the Indiana Dunes, about a day and a half after he disappeared.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Several fire departments in Porter County, Ind. battled a wide forest and brush fire in Ogden Dunes Saturday afternoon. (courtesy: Brian Beans)

Forest, Brush Fire Displaces Residents In Ogden Dunes, Ind.

A brush and forest fire in the Northwest Indiana lakefront community of Ogden Dunes burned out of control Saturday for hours, causing the temporary evacuations of some homes.


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Deer Cull Gets Green Light In Ogden Dunes, Ind.

The town of Ogden Dunes, Ind., is free to go ahead with a hunt to thin the deer population.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011


Lyme Disease Outbreak Strikes Indiana Lakefront Town

The Indiana State Department of Health is warning residents of the Ogden Dunes community along Lake Michigan to take precautions in avoiding a surge in Lyme disease.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2011