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by Z107 - Region News
Merrillville Police say an individual suspected in the stabbing death of an elderly woman at Methodist Hospitals Southlake campus overnight has been interviewed and transported to the Lake County Jail on a forty-eight hour hold, pending “imminent charges” through the...

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by Z107 - Region News
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First District Congressman Pete Visclosky today commended the US Department of Commerce in its final determination to protect American Steel makers from anti-dumping and countervailing of oil country tubular goods imports. Congressman Visclosky says he is pleased the Commerce...


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by Z107 - Region News
The Michigan City Municipal Airport will be hosting its annual "Fly-In Pancake Breakfast" on Sunday morning.  The family-friendly event will feature an all-you-can-eat breakfast, airplane rides and skydiving.  To hear more, click News Audio On Demand at...

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by Z107 - Region News
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A chain reaction crash on Eastbound Interstate 80 in Country Club Hills, Illinois (between I-57 and the Tri-State) overturns an SUV killing it's male driver and injures one other.
Illinois State Police report all eastbound lanes of I-80...


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by Z107 - Region News
A Merrillville man has been charged with murder in the death of a 54 year old Crown Point woman whose body was found in the trunk of a car in a wooded area off East 22 nd Place in Gary...

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by Z107 - Region News
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A 46 year old Florida man was injured after a two semi crash on northbound I-65 Thursday afternoon in Jasper County that resulted in one lane being closed for an extended time...


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by Z107 - Region News
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A 50 year old LaPorte man is in custody, accused of sexually assaulting an 8 year old girl Wednesday at Stone Lake Beach. LaPorte Police say the victim was at the...


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by Z107 - Region News
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Indiana Conservation Officers and the South Bend Fire Department recovered the body of a woman from the Saint Joseph River this morning in South Bend. Officer Jonathon Boyd told the Region News Team the body, which was recovered just...


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by Z107 - Region News
Merrillville Police say an individual suspected in the stabbing death of an elderly woman at Methodist Hospitals Southlake campus overnight has been interviewed and transported to the Lake County Jail on a forty-eight hour hold, pending “imminent charges” through the...

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by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
comatose-boy-roma-evictions-up-pressure-on-france Comatose boy, Roma evictions raise pressure on France to address impoverished migrant group...

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Saturday, July 12 2014 - 5:21am

Official: Gas Explosion Injures 3 in Istanbul

by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
official-gas-explosion-injures-3-in-istanbul Gas explosion in building in Istanbul injures at least 3 people...

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by ABC News: Top Stories - ABC News
fear-not-brooklynites-there-s-no-missing-and-pregnant-tarantula There's no pregnant Mexican red rump tarantula on the loose in New York City....

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Whats-Happening

by Annie Fox - Annie's Blog
Here is a quick look at some events going on in NWI this weekend!!!

Great American Picnic
Saturday 11am-4pm
Whiting continues its 125th Anniversary celebration Saturday with the Great American Picnic. A Gigantic Whiting replica birthday cake...


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Annie Fox and 107.1 The Z celebrate the City of Whiting's 125th Anniversary at their Great American Picnic Saturday, July 12th wih a live broadcast from 1-3pm!

Red and white checkered picnic tables will line...


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Monday, June 30 2014 - 12:34pm

2014 Bagtastic at Deep River Waterpark

by Z107 - Promotions
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Sign up below for the Radio One Porter County Bags Tournament (Saturday, July 26th at Porter County Fair) and for the "Bagtastic" Tournament at Deep River Waterpark (Saturday, August 23rd*)!

64 teams and best-two-out-of-three in the winners bracket!...

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Monday, June 30 2014 - 12:29pm

2014 Bags Tournament at PC Fair

by Z107 - Promotions
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Sign up below for the Radio One Porter County Bags Tournament (Saturday, July 26th at Porter County Fair) and for the "Bagtastic" Tournament at Deep River Waterpark (Saturday, August 23rd*)!

64 teams and best-two-out-of-three in the winners...


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