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        Saint Mary's College employee arrested on voyeurism charge Video included

        An employee with Saint Mary's College is behind bars after the school says he admitted to secretly watching students in the restroom.  Gwen O'Brien with the college says another employee told campus officials More>>

        Group of Michiana runners returns to Boston Marathon after last year's bombing Video included

        Tuesday marks the one year anniversary of the deadly Boston Marathon Bombings. Three people were killed, and hundreds more injured after two bombs exploded near the finish line. This year, people from More>>

        Final draft of new education standards released

        The final draft of Indiana's proposed education standards is available online for public viewing. More>>

        South Bend Common Council reacts to recent violence Video included

        More than five days now and still no charges in the death of a South Bend Toddler.Police say John Swoveland, Jr. was killed by a stray bullet on Campeau Street last week as he was playing outside.Police More>>

        Benton Township: Crews concerned about propane as they fight barn fire

        Benton Township dispatchers tell FOX28 fire crews are responding to a large barn fire in the 6200 Block of E. Napier.  We're told there are some concerns about propane and ammunition inside the barn.  We'll More>>

        Benton Township looking to replace some emergency vehicles Video included

        Nobody likes it when their taxes go up, but some officials in Benton Township hope the public will support their request for more money.The police and fire departments are looking to replace parts of their More>>

        South Bend recruiting more firefighters Video included

        The South Bend Fire Department is looking for firefighters and is really hoping to diversity that reflects that of the city.      At a recruiting event, Tuesday the Fire Department said the job is safer More>>

        State says pig virus found on 93 farms in Michigan

        The Michigan agriculture department says a virus that kills piglets at an alarming rate has been found on 93 farms in the state. More>>

        SR 15 in Goshen closed for nearly five hours due to gas leak

        State Rd. 15 in Goshen was closed for nearly five hours Tuesday after a gas main leak opened near Parkside Elementary School.NIPSCO representatives say a Goshen city crew was working to repair a water More>>

        Blazers want to play ball Video included

        The Elkhart Central baseball team was supposed to play Mishawaka Monday night, but instead they were forced to practice inside because of a weather cancellation. "It's pretty frustrating," said Blue Blazers More>>

        Trash hidden underneath snow to be cleaned up on roads Video included

        The snow melting has revealed quite of bit of trash that has collected on and along side streets and highways. Crews are working to clean the roads. More>>

        Kansas shooting suspect had no record of violence Video included

        Never one to keep his hatred to himself, Frazier Glenn Cross for decades sought out any soapbox to espouse his white-supremacist beliefs, twice running for federal office with campaigns steeped in anti-Semitism. More>>

        South Bend plans new programs to help youth avoid gangs Video included

        In the state of Indiana, St. Joseph County has one of the highest number of juvenile offenders in the state with 45, just behind Lake County with 47 offenders. One opinion on why the numbers are so high More>>

        Man sentenced to 80 years for threatening to set ex-wife on fire

        Larry Haines, Sr. (Courtesy: Elkhart County Sheriff's Department) Larry Haines, Sr. (Courtesy: Elkhart County Sheriff's Department)

        An Elkhart man will spend 80 years in prison for breaking into his ex-wife's home, pouring lighter fluid on her, and threatening to set her on fire. More>>

        Syracuse woman charged after allegedly abducting her own daughter

        A Syracuse woman has been charged with seven felonies and one misdemeanor after police say she led them on a car chase across the Michigan state line with her daughter on her lap, after illegally taking More>>

        World Voice Day concert coming to IUSB Video included

        World Voice Day is coming to Michiana. World Voice Day started back in 1999 as a way to celebrate the importance of the voice in our everyday lives. IUSB is planning on celebrating the occasion with More>>

        ACLU suing for 300 new same-sex Michigan couples

        The American Civil Liberties Union says it's filing a lawsuit to enforce the legal rights of about 300 same-sex couples who were married during a one-day window between separate federal court decisions. More>>

        Study finds Indiana residents paying more in taxes

        A national study says Indiana residents have been paying a growing percentage of their income on state and local taxes. More>>

        South Bend Police Department hosts Award Ceremony Video included

        The South Bend Police Department held their 12th annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday afternoon. More>>

        Funeral held for toddler killed by gunfire Video included

        South Bend continues to grieve over the passing of two-year-old John Swoveland Junior.A funeral was held for the little boy, Sunday who police say was hit by a stray bullet earlier this week.Police say More>>

        South Bend police officials talk stopping crime in the area Video included

        South Bend Police officials talk about how they need the community's help to reduce crime. More>>

        Ag Day teaches kids where their food comes from Video included

        Animals provided not only some fun and entertainment for families this weekend, but also some education.Animal owners were on hand at Ag Day to teach others all about animals.There were many on display More>>

        Rules signed into law for Michigan mobile dentists

        Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a law to increase the standards of care for mobile dental facilities. More>>

        Vegan tastefest and expo to be held in Novi

        A vegan tastefest and expo is to be held at a Detroit-area conference center. More>>

        Biosafety measures vary from Indiana farm to farm

        Amid a virus that has killed millions of baby pigs in less than a year, Indiana farmers have taken steps to protect their herds. More>>

        Fire claims lives of Indiana man, toddler

        Authorities say a cabin fire in Sevierville has claimed the lives of an Indiana man and a toddler. More>>

        Freight train kills woman, 29, in eastern Indiana

        Authorities say a freight train has struck and killed a woman in eastern Indiana. More>>

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          Where can you CELEBRATE cancer survivorship, REMEMBER loved ones lost, and FIGHT BACK against a disease that takes too much? At the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in your community!More >>
          Where can you CELEBRATE cancer survivorship, REMEMBER loved ones lost, and FIGHT BACK against a disease that takes too much? At the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in your community!More >>
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          Courtney, Steve, and Joe are always keeping an eye out for funny, fun, or jaw-dropping videos to share with you on the FOX28 Morning Show. Check out some of their latest finds here.More >>
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