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WSBT-TVGRANGER – A Granger woman is being called a hero after jumping into the St. Joseph River and saving a young girl's life. Jennifer Eaton, a mother of four, says she just keeps replaying what happened Tuesday afternoon in her head. Eaton was at...
Tags: Heroism, Environmental Issues
MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder showed no inclination Thursday to take a high-profile stand on gay marriage, even as the push to allow same-sex unions gains momentum nationwide and the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to make key rulings...
South Bend TribuneNILES -- A request Monday night for $2,900 from the city of Niles to support the annual Niles Bluegrass Festival almost ended with festival coordinator Mike Majerek singing the blues. But after considerable discussion regarding the benefits of the 11th...
WSBT-TVSTEVENSVILLE--Lakeshore Public Schools is getting more than $36 million for school improvements after the community voted yes on one of two bond proposals. It was close, though, by only 130 votes. The second proposal which would have built a...
GRIFFIN, Ind. (AP) — A worker at a southwestern Indiana pig operation has been critically injured after falling into a pit filled with hog manure. Griffin Fire Chief Tim Compton tells the Evansville Courier & Press (http://bit.ly/VTZvsC ) that...
Tags: Environmental Issues
The city says it is working hard to find a new operator to reopen South Bend’s former ethanol plant soon, but if that doesn’t pan out, sewer bills in the city will go up. Public Works Director Eric Horvath said New Energy Corporation...
Tags: Renewable Energy, Water Supply, Bankruptcy, Ethanol, Water
KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — Indiana churches are cutting down their carbon footprint as part of a statewide initiative to promote "a faith response to climate change." The goal is to not only help the environment, but also save money. Hoosier Interfaith...
The International Energy Agency expects the United States to become the world's largest oil producer by around 2020, temporarily overtaking Saudi Arabia, thanks to increased output achieved by new exploration technologies. The World Energy Outlook 2012...
South Bend TribuneNEW CARLISLE -- Unifrax, descended from the Carborundum ceramic fiber insulation company that opened a New Carlisle plant more than 40 years ago, has enjoyed rapid global growth in the last decade. The New Carlisle operation, with 150 employees in a 300,...
DETROIT (AP) — General Motors rolled out the Chevrolet Volt two years ago with lofty sales goals and the promise of a new technology that someday would help end America's dependence on oil. So it seemed like a good thing in August when sales of the...
South Bend Tribune Staff ReportSOUTH BEND -- Two electrical engineering professors at the University of Notre Dame, Debdeep Jena and Thomas Pratt, each have received research grants from the U.S. Department of Defense. The grants together total more than $650,000. The money will be...
South Bend TribuneSOUTH BEND – After more than a year of study, the board of the St. Joseph County Regional Water and Sewer District has decided to go ahead with a wind project at the district's wastewater treatment plant in Wyatt. The project represents the first of...
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