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Man, 27, killed in early Saturday morning shooting in Elkhart

A 27-year-old man was killed in a shooting in Elkhart. Officers with the Elkhart City Police Department were called around 5 a.m. on Saturday, June 19, to the 500 block of 5th Street on the report of a shooting with injuries. Officers arrived on scene and located the victim who...
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Man killed in Elkhart shooting

ELKHART, Ind. (WNDU) - One man is dead after a shooting in Elkhart early Saturday morning. Police were dispatched to the 500-block of S. 5th St. just after 5 AM in regards to a shooting with injuries. When officers arrived on scene, they found a 27-year-old male victim with gunshot...
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Area Police Reports

Officers with the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office investigated the following incident:. 1:21 p.m. Wednesday, June 16, 200 block of Cottage Avenue, Goshen. Officials at work release reported Stephanie Yvette Murillo, Cromwell, failed to return to lawful custody at 8:30 a.m. And is considered absent without leave.
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POLICE NEWS: Middlebury man jailed in molestation case

A Middlebury man faces child molestation charges. Justin Archer, 34, was jailed on charges of incest and sexual misconduct Tuesday following an investigation by Elkhart County police, which began May 31. Archer was accused of inappropriately touching a teenage victim at an address in Middlebury, according to details in a probable cause affidavit.
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Local courts dealing with huge pandemic backlog

It's a race to catch up for many judges across our area. That's because the pandemic created a major backlog, as many courts were unable to hold jury trials. We took a look at the impact this is having on the entire judicial system. In Elkhart, officials have been able...
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More RV industry jobs coming to Elkhart County

Dozens of new jobs are coming to Elkhart County. Way Interglobal broke ground on its new 800,000 square foot distribution center yesterday. That facility will be located on Innovation Drive just west of County Road 17 and the Indiana Toll Road. Way produces accessories for RVs. This new center will...
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POLICE NEWS: Local arrests reported

Local police reported two arrests Tuesday. • Quinn Alwell, 43, 717 Monroe St., Elkhart, was arrested by Goshen police and jailed on a charge of possession of a legend drug following a traffic stop at Elkhart Road and Rieth Boulevard around 11:35 p.m. • Nancy Leiter, 48, 2644 Ashton Pines...
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Murder, child neglect charges filed in death of Elkhart 4 year old

ELKHART — An Elkhart man is charged with murder after a badly beaten 4-year-old boy died Friday at Elkhart General Hospital. Elkhart County prosecutors Tuesday charged Christian Maradiaga, 19, with murder and neglect of a dependent resulting in death in connection to the child's death. Maradiaga is also charged with interference in reporting of a crime.
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Shooting on 5th Street in Elkhart leaves one dead

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. – A shooting on the 500 block of 5th Street in Elkhart leaves one dead on Saturday, left a 27-year-old man dead at the scene from gunshot wounds, Elkhart Police Department said. The dispatch received the call at 5:01 am. Officers were able to secure the scene...
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Way Interglobal breaks ground in Elkhart County

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) - Way Interglobal is breaking ground on its new headquarters in Elkhart County. Thursday’s ceremony happened in the morning on Innovation Drive in Elkhart. It will be the county’s largest building when it’s done, stretching over 816,000 square feet. The new building will also create dozens...
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Elkhart police investigating deadly shooting

Elkhart police say they found a 27-year-old man shot on South 5th street, just west of Benham Avenue about 5a.m. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The Elkhart County Homicide Unit is taking over the investigation. No arrests at this point, but police say there's no threat to...
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Indiana AG pledges to keep fighting Affordable Care Act

(The Center Square) – Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita vowed to keep fighting against the Affordable Care Act despite the U.S. Supreme Court decision to uphold government health care program. The court said Texas and other plaintiffs lacked legal standing in the case of California v. Texas. It did, however,...
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2nd Chance: Tess

(WNDU) - This week in our 2nd Chance segment, we’re highlighting a dog from the Humane Society of Elkhart County. Tess is 5-years-old and ready to settle down. She was brought to the Humane Society and was never reclaimed, and the staff began preparing her for the adoption center. That’s...
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A Sense of Place: An Elkhart County History Podcast, S2E4: Juneteenth, 1619 project & evolving history

Your browser does not support the audio element. Elkhart County Historical Museum Curator of Education Patrick McGuire explores Juneteenth, critical race theory, the 1619 project and their roles in the classroom in this month's podcast. Plus, Patrick talks about an effort by about 20 attorneys general, including Indiana's Todd Rokita, to enact a law banning critical race theory and the 1619 project in schools.