Two Injured In Wawasee Boat Company Fire

SYRACUSE – Two people were injured after a boat caught fire at Wawasee Boat Company Saturday afternoon, July 24. Syracuse Fire Chief Mickey Scott said Sunday that the fire happened around 2 p.m. and that two people were hurt. The company is located at 6521 E. Cornelius Road on the...
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Syracuse, INWNDU

Two injured in boat fire on Lake Wawasee

Kosciusko Co., Ind. (WNDU) - Two people were injured after a boat caught on fire on Lake Wawasee Saturday afternoon. Shortly before 3 p.m., Kosciusko Co. dispatch received a call about a boat fire near the Wawasee Boat Company on the lake. An initial investigation says a cabin cruiser with...
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Syracuse, INWANE-TV

2 hurt after boat catches fire on Lake Wawasee

SYRACUSE, Ind. (WANE) — Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a boat fire that injured two passengers on Saturday. According to the Department of Natural Resources, a boat fire was called in near the Wawasee Boat Company on Lake Wawasee at 2:55 p.m. An early investigation indicates that a Cabin Cruiser with two inboard engines caught fire when the owner attempted to start up the boat after refueling. The owner said they vented the boat with blowers prior to trying to turn it on.
South Bend, INSouth Bend Tribune

24-year-old South Bend man arrested in shooting of his girlfriend

Police have arrested a South Bend man in connection with the shooting of his 22-year-old girlfriend Friday night. The woman underwent emergency surgery at Memorial Hospital, where she was in critical condition early Saturday morning, according to a written statement from the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office. At about 6:43...
Culver, IN22 WSBT

Culver gets more affordable housing

Saturday was the ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating new affordable housing in Culver. Indiana Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch even came out for the event. There are 48 new apartments because of this housing project, and Indiana leaders believe there needs to be more of this in rural areas. The governor and Lieutenant...
Kosciusko County,

Boat on fire at Lake Wawasee

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, IN --Dispatch confirms a fire at Lake Wawasee near Wawasee Boat Company Saturday afternoon. Fire started around 2:10 p.m. The scene is still currently active. So far is is unclear if anyone was on board the boat when the fire started.
South Bend, INSouth Bend Tribune

Police investigate after fatally shot South Bend teen rolls car on North Brookfield Street

SOUTH BEND — The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit is investigating a shooting that left a 19-year-old man dead. The shooting occurred shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday in the 700 block of North Brookfield Street. South Bend police came to that location after receiving a Shotspotter notification that multiple gunshots had been fired. Arriving officers discovered a gold Ford Taurus had hit a parked car, spun around and rolled on its roof.
Winona Lake, INTimes-Union Newspaper

Teune Trailhead In Winona Dedicated At Ceremony

WINONA LAKE – A dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony were held for the Teune Trailhead at Christ’s Covenant Church in Winona Lake Saturday. Marc Goodwin, lead pastor at Christ’s Covenant Church, said the trailhead has been in the works for a couple years from start to finish, with the COVID-19 pandemic slowing the project down a little.

Five Injured After Buggy Hit From Behind North Of Syracuse

SYRACUSE — A family of five from Syracuse were transported by Med Flight to Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, following a vehicle-buggy accident Friday night, July 23. The accident occurred at 10:46 p.m. on SR 13, south of US 6. Carson Speybroeck, 18, Syracuse, was northbound on SR 13,...
Lake County,

Two passengers injured in Lake Wawasee boat fire

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY, Ind. – Two passengers are injured after a boat caught on fire on Lake Wawasee on Saturday just before 3 pm, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources said. The fire took place near the Wawasee Boat Company around 2:55 pm. The two passengers injured from the fire suffered...

Theft Suspects See Photos On Facebook, Call Police To Deny Involvement

WARSAW — A police officer posting pictures on social media for assistance in identifying theft suspects led to the perpetrators themselves contacting him and denying their involvement. Stephen Andrew Seager, 36, 111 Alt Drive, Elkhart, is charged with theft, a class A misdemeanor; and theft with a prior conviction, a...

Firefighters Respond To Mentone House Fire

MENTONE – Firefighters from Mentone and Burket responded to what appeared to be a small house fire Saturday night, July 24. A call to dispatchers came in sometime after 7 p.m. for a house fire at 306 S. Franklin St., just south of Jefferson Street. The extent and cause of...