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Search continues for Illinois woman in Lake Michigan

Chase Froese of Carol Stream, about 30 miles west of Chicago, was swimming at Porter Beach about 7 p.m. Central time Friday when emergency personnel responded to a report of three women struggling in the water.

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Officials expect new I-69 section opening by year’s end

State highway officials remain confident the latest section of southern Indiana’s Interstate 69 extension will be finished this year even though construction crews still have several miles of concrete to pour.

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Judge: Land owners can’t keep public off Lake Michigan beach

A man who owns a piece of Indiana’s short stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline and said he had “complete and exclusive ownership” of its beachfront holds no such right and cannot deny the public access to that space, a judge has found.