Dee Dotson

Regionally Speaking Producer, Host of "Lakeshore Update"
NWI Times

On this edition of the podcast you'll hear the latest on the closure of Calumet Avenue in Hammond, updates on the General Assembly special session, Brandon Smith reports on sports betting in Indiana, Barbara Brosher gives details on the controversial school takeover bill and Chris Nolte has a conversation with representatives from the Safe Coalition for Human Rights on the issue of human trafficking in Northwest Indiana. All of that and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update".

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On this edition of "Lakeshore Update," you'll hear about the upcoming General Assembly special session, Brandon Smith talks about the U.S. Senate Republican primary election results, Samantha Horton reports on rising gas prices at the pump this summer, and Chris Nolte talks with Michael Hawthorne about lead contamination found in Hammond and Whiting. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

On this edition of "Lakeshore Update" we'll hear about Governor Eric Holcomb seeking federal assistance following flooding, Brandon Smith speaks with the three Senate GOP candidates, Sharon Jackson talks with an advisor from Kouts Middle/High School about this Saturday's Out of Darkness Walk, and Chris Nolte has a conversation about College Success awards going to five high schools in Northwest Indiana. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

Annie Ropeik, IPBS

On this edition of "Lakeshore Update," we'll hear about EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s unannounced visit to East Chicago, Lauren Chapman reports on a deportation vigil in Indianapolis,  Governor Eric Holcomb is planning a trip to Israel and Europe, and Chris Nolte has a conversation about a proposed concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) on a certified organic dairy in Newton County. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

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This week on "Lakeshore Update" we'll hear the about the indictment on former Lake County police commander Dan Murchek, Barbara Broscher has the latest on the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, Brandon Smith reports on Congressman Todd Rokita's plans to participate in an upcoming Senate GOP primary debate and Chris Nolte has a conversation with Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch about the 2018 General Assembly Session. All of that, and more on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

Barbara Anguiano / WVPE

This week on "Lakeshore Update," we'll hear from Lauren Chapman with the latest on the EPA visit to East Chicago, Jill Sheridan reports on Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush participating in a national panel discussion on legal issues in the opioid epidemic and Chris Nolte has a conversation with State Senator Eddie Melton about the 2018 General Assembly session. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

Lauren Chapman / IPB News

On this edition of "Lakeshore Update," we'll get the latest on the East Chicago demolition of the West Calumet Housing Complex, Sharon Jackson will get us more information about Money Smart Week during Northwest Indiana’s about financial literacy month, and Chris Nolte speaks with the Democratic District 1 Senate candidates Frank Mrvan and Father Mark Kurowski about the upcoming Democratic primary election. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

NPR.org / NPR

On this edition of "Lakeshore Update," you'll hear the latest on proposed federal cuts to the environment,  Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson discusses her upcoming visit to Canada with Governor  Eric Holcomb,
and we find out what industries could be impacted by steel and aluminum tariffs.
All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore / Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Associated Press - A new Indiana law will require companies that dredge sand along the state's Lake Michigan shoreline to use it to replenish eroded beaches.

Lauren Chapman / IPB News

On this edition of "Lakeshore Update," we'll hear the latest on the close of the 2018 Legislative Session, including Brandon Smith's Weekly Statehouse Report, and Sharon Jackson speaks with the President and CEO Welz Kauffman about the 2018 Ravina Concert Schedule. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."

Guy Rhodes / Guy Rhodes Photography

On this edition of "Lakeshore Update," we'll get the latest on the East Chicago DuPont cleanup from Michael Puente, Brandon Smith gets us the latest from the Statehouse, and Emilie Syberg brings us a three part series on low-income-housing in Indiana. All of that, and more, on this edition of "Lakeshore Update."