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Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library 

1920

A car with nine passengers turns turtle after it hits a rut near New Carlisle. Two men are bruised and cut and the others escape injury.

1970

Indiana officially opposes a new federal law allowing 18-year-olds to vote on the grounds the law is unconstitutional, Attorney General Theodore L. Sendak says.

1995

After a neck-and-neck primary battle, Democratic mayoral candidate Sheila Bergerson will likely walk into office unchallenged.

2010

Three boys were arrested in La Porte for destroying public toilets with explosives.

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