Author Archives: kendavidson

Drowning Victim Identified as 24 Y.O. Hessville Resident

August 5, 2017-Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey has issued an updated report which identifies the victim in a drowning incident reported earlier today. According to the release, coroner investigators were called to the 6900 block of Oak Avenue at approximately 9:30 am today. Investigators pronounced 24 year old Kaitlynn Boswinkle of the 7000 block of… Read More »

GALLERY: Gary Fire and Police Perform Search and Recovery

Chuck Pullen contributed to this story “High wave warnings have been issued for all Gary Beaches and no swimming is allowed at this time” Gary Police Lt. Dawn Westerfield August 5, 2017-Gary Fire personnel are on scene at Marquette Park at his hour wrapping up a water rescue and recovery effort. Crews were called to… Read More »

Fesko Cancels RDA Board Meeting . . . .Again

August 4, 2017-While the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority (RDA) staff works diligently to try to “transform” the region into an extension of the City of Chicago, Chairman of the Board Donald Fesko cancelled yet another meeting which was scheduled for August 10, 2017. The Board of Directors of the RDA is responsible for oversight… Read More »

BREAKING: Gary PD Chase Ends in Fiery Crash, Ammo Going Off

Sue Marie contributed to this post August 4, 2017-At approximately 1:30 a.m. today Gary Police were in pursuit of a vehicle on I-80/94 when it exited to south bound Cline Avenue. The vehicle crashed into a barrier and burst into flames. Officers on scene could be heard warning emergency personnel to stay back as ammunition… Read More »

Sheriff Suggests Delay in Trial

August 3, 2017-Attorneys for Lake County Sheriff John Buncich are suggesting that the Court should delay the August 7, 2017 trial by a week or two. In a written pleading filed yesterday, Buncich attorneys did not ask, but suggested it may be better, if the Court would pick a jury on the August 7 date… Read More »