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Pedestrian killed in single-car accident on Indiana State Route 933

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Around 5:40 a.m. on Sunday, police responded to an accident involving a single vehicle and a pedestrian on Indiana State Route 933, according to the St. Joseph County Police Department. Police say that the pedestrian, a 42-year-old man from South Bend is dead. The driver of...
SOUTH BEND, IN
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Local Schools Navigating Transgender Bathroom Pressures

(La Porte County, IN) - Local school districts are grappling with the issue of accommodating transgender students in school bathrooms. It’s a delicate and controversial matter that school leaders are handling carefully. At New Prairie, for example, the district’s anti-discrimination policy already accounted for transgender students, but administrators have...
PRAIRIE TOWNSHIP, IN
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High-speed chase results in La Porte County death

A high-speed chase claimed a life in La Porte County. It happened around 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sep. 22, in Michigan City when police saw a vehicle headed eastbound in the westbound lanes of Michigan Blvd. Officers tried to pull the vehicle over, but the driver did not stop. Instead,...
MICHIGAN CITY, IN
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18-year-old killed after crashing into concrete pillars, brick wall

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — Thursday, September 22, at approximately 8:10 p.m., Indiana State Police was called to investigate a fatal crash in Michigan City. A preliminary investigation by police shows that at approximately 8 p.m., Michigan City officers observed a vehicle that was traveling the wrong way on Michigan Boulevard. Officers attempted to pull the […]
MICHIGAN CITY, IN
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Fatality Linked to Domestic Violence Claim

(Michigan City, IN) - It now appears a fatal motor vehicle crash involving a teenager at Ames Field in Michigan City last night stemmed from a domestic dispute. Grant Grabel, 18, was from Bourbonnais, Ill, a village about 60 miles south of Chicago. During a police chase, Grabel's vehicle went...
MICHIGAN CITY, IN
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Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash on Red Arrow Highway, I-94 ramp

BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. - A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash on Red Arrow Highway Thursday afternoon, according to the Lincoln Township Police Department. At 4:40 p.m., police were called to the intersection of Red Arrow Highway and the I-94 westbound on-ramp for the crash. According to the investigation,...
STEVENSVILLE, MI
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La Porte to be Featured on PBS

(South Bend, IN) - La Porte will be featured in a special on a local PBS station Monday night. WNIT in South Bend will air an episode of Our Town that spotlights La Porte. The television listing refers to La Porte as a "close-knit community between Chicago and South Bend thrives with community events, gatherings and the desire to be a healthy & vibrant community."
LA PORTE, IN
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Trick or treat times for Halloween 2022

*Please note: Not all areas have announced the times for trick or treating. We will update this list when new times are announced. It will be updated through October 31st. Baroda - Trail and Treat on October 29 from 2 - 5 p.m. at Hess Lake Park [. ]. Baroda...
STURGIS, MI
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Money Awarded to Help Victims of Crimes

(Indianapolis, IN) - Four La Porte County organizations have been awarded over $1 million total for supporting crime victims. The grant money is administered through the state from a federal program that collects restitution from federal offenders. The money is intended for programs that respond to the emotional, psychological, or physical needs of crime victims locally.
LAPORTE COUNTY, IN
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Michiana Crime Stoppers presents Fugitive Friday for Sep. 23, 2022

Michiana Crime Stoppers presents Fugitive Friday for Sep. 23, 2022. If your anonymous tips lead to the arrest of one of these fugitives, you could receive a $200 reward. Erskin Jones is wanted for Violating Conditions of his release, with the original conviction of Weapons Offenses. Melissa Garcia is wanted...
MICHIANA, MI
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City Council seeks detailed marijuana zoning plan

NEW BUFFALO — The New Buffalo City Council requested (by a 4-0 vote) a more detailed proposal for the zoning of retail marijuana businesses in the city limits from the Planning Commission during its Sept. 19 regular meeting. Mayor John Humphrey said he wants the Planning Commission to “tell...
NEW BUFFALO, MI
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Police Catch Up to Busy Burglar

(La Porte County, IN) - Technology helped snare a suspect who’s allegedly turned crime into a career. David Davis, 49, is charged in La Porte Superior Court 1 with level 5 felony burglary. With help from another suspect, Davis allegedly broke into a building on July 3 at Amish...
MICHIGAN CITY, IN
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Cass and Berrien County candidate meet and greet

Cass and Berrien County voters can meet the candidates for the election coming up in November. The League of Women Voters in both counties are hosting a “Meet and Greet” event. All candidates set to be on the ballot are invited to come. Organizers say that each candidate...
BERRIEN COUNTY, MI
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Car and motorcycle crash sends two people to hospital

A crash between a car and motorcycle in Berrien County sent two people to the hospital. The Sheriff’s Department says it happened in Watervliet Township around 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Sep. 21, at the intersection of County Line Road and Hagar Shore Road. A car driven by a 67-year-old...
WATERVLIET, MI
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Investigators identify motorcyclist killed in crash Thursday evening

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind. -- Investigators have identified the motorcyclist who was killed in a crash at E. Mishawaka Avenue and S. 31st Street Thursday evening. The Fatal Crash Team says 32-year-old Dale Womack Jr was driving his motorcycle east on Mishawaka Avenue around 5 p.m. when it collided with a car driving north on 31st Street, investigators said.
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SMS: “How to Let Go” author Meredith Terpeluk Schoeller

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) -A Niles author and podcaster stepped into the spotlight with Jack Springgate on 16 News Now Sunday Morning. Meredith Terpeluk Schoeller just came out with her second book “How to Let Go of Your Food and Weight Obsession: A Guide for the Woman Who Wants More for Her Life.”
NILES, MI
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Cargo down on the Great Lakes, but steel shipping is up

Steel shipments are riding a higher wave on the Great Lakes this year, while overall cargo is down. Cargo is down nine percent from 2021, according to the Great Lakes Seaway Partnership. However, through August, the Great Lakes system moved 1.3 million metric tonnes of steel. That’s an increase of 4%.
BURNS HARBOR, IN
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