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Guests, animals beat the heat at the Elkhart County Fair

The Elkhart County Fairgrounds were packed with people Tuesday and many were doing whatever they could to cool down.

3-year-old pulled from pool at LaPorte County home

A 3-year-old child is in the hospital Tuesday after a near-drowning incident in LaPorte County.

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Homeowner alive, another man dead in reported home burglary

Police arrived in the 400 block of Corby Street after hearing a homeowner was assaulted. When they arrived, officers found a man dead, face-down.

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Anti-Planned Parenthood rally and counter rally held in South Bend

Protests against Planned Parenthood called "Women Betrayed" took place in 65 cities. More than 150 peopled turned up for the one in South Bend, but Planned Parenthood supporters say this is an…

Granger woman charged with arson, criminal mischief in house explosion

Michelle Ellenberger, 51, faces three charges of arson resulting in bodily injury and one count of criminal mischief.

Goshen retires Redskins mascot, but controversy remains

The Redskins mascot has been a point of contention for years in the Goshen community, but starting January 1, the high school will have a different mascot.

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Despite shortage, new teachers in Elkhart classrooms

School districts across Indiana are having trouble finding teachers. The number of first-time teaching licenses has dropped 60 percent in the past three years, but a new group of teachers is…

Lawyers: Convicted spy, a South Bend native, to be paroled in November

Lawyers for convicted spy Jonathan Pollard say the U.S. has granted his parole and he will be released in November. Pollard, sentenced to life in prison, has served 30 years for spying for…

Council wants public discussion in South Bend athletic standard resolution

South Bend's Common Council says it's not in favor of a South Bend school proposal.

Minor injuries in Bypass rollover

As of 12:20 p.m. St. Joseph County dispatchers say you want to avoid the eastbound lanes of the Bypass at Ironwood.

Guests, animals beat the heat at the Elkhart...

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3-year-old pulled from pool at LaPorte County home

Corby Street Home Invasion

Homeowner alive, another man dead in reported...

Anti-Planned Parenthood rally and counter rally...

Granger woman charged with arson, criminal...

Goshen Redskins Mascot

Goshen retires Redskins mascot, but...

Despite shortage, new teachers in Elkhart...

Lawyers: Convicted spy, a South Bend native,...

Council wants public discussion in South Bend...

Minor injuries in Bypass rollover

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Police: Driver in deadly bus crash had suspended license

A 6-year-old boy died and 11 others were hurt when their church bus overturned near Indianapolis in an accident that police said appeared to be the result of an error by a driver with a suspended license.

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Man accused of abducting teen to be extradited to New Mexico

A Rio Rancho man accused of abducting a 16-year-old girl and taking her to Indiana will be extradited back to New Mexico.

Potholes create headaches for drivers

Fed up with crummy streets, Detroit-area residents patch city's potholes

HAMTRAMCK, Mich. (AP) — Some Detroit-area residents fed up with the crummy condition of streets are taking matters into their own hands.


Ohio city detects Lake Erie toxins that led to 2014 crisis

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Toledo has detected the first signs in Lake Erie of the dangerous toxin that resulted in a water crisis last year.


Central Indiana county launching needle-exchange next week

ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana county that won state approval last month to operate a needle-exchange program will launch that effort next week to combat the spread of diseases among intravenous drug users.

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Gratiot sheriff: Boy, 15, drowns in unguarded park lake

Authorities in central Michigan say a 15-year-old boy drowned while swimming in an unsupervised lake at a park in Gratiot County.

Parental rights of mom who killed 2 of her children cut off

A judge has terminated the parental rights of a Detroit mother who killed two of her four children and placed their bodies in a deep freezer in the family's home.

Singers fall short of breaking caroling record in Michigan

FRANKENMUTH, Mich. (AP) — Singers have fallen short in an attempt in Frankenmuth to break the Guinness World Records mark for the most people singing Christmas carols.

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Work starting soon on Indiana Michigan's 1st solar site

MARION, Ind. (AP) — Construction is set to start soon in northern Indiana on the first of four solar energy farms planned by Indiana Michigan Power.

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Indiana to spend more than $55M on bicentennial events

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Celebrating Indiana's 200th bicentennial next year will cost the state at least $55 million.

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