The Benton Charter Township Police Department says a 12-year-old was shot in Benton Township.Police say it happened Friday afternoon in the 1,000 block of Harbor Court.They say two men were fighting and fired shots. A 12-year-old girl, who police say wasn't directly involved, was shot.She was taken to the hospital where police say she is stable.Police have arrested 24-year-old Jakeeme Griffin and 18-year-old Juan Hassel Junior for firearms violations. More>>
Kids were running about the Tolson Community and Youth Center in Elkhart on Saturday morning looking for Easter eggs. This was the 5th annual Easter Egg Hunt held in the Elkhart area after the idea was proposed by the Elkhart Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy. The groups and organizations involved have increased in numbers over the years. This year's sponsors included the Tolson Center, the City of Elkhart, Ancon Construction, Heritage Acceptance Corporation, Big Brothers Big Sisters of ... More>>
Just a few blocks away from where the two-year-old John Swoveland, Jr was killed sits a church. Friday that church had their usual Good Friday Services. But the message was a little different as Preachers More>>
Indiana workers' pay didn't keep pace with inflation last year, and economic experts say the state needs to focus more on the quality of jobs instead of the quantity to close the distance. More>>
Kids in Goshen got to experience reading in a unique way.Better World Books Hosted the Children's Book Experience!About 70 kids showed up to meet the authors of four books and ask them questions. They also got to see what it's like to write their own book.Organizer Veronica Berkey says, "Kids who read are better at everything. We love kids who read and we'd like to encourage kids to read."This was the first time this type of event was held at Better World Books. Organizers hope to hold more i... More>>
It's kind of like black Friday for music lovers: Record Store Day.Ignition Music Garage, in Goshen says its first customer showed up at 5:15 Saturday morning to get a box set from the band "Cake."According to the record store, It's the first time "Cake" has released anything on vinyl.Record Store Day is all about finding rare items, like limited edition albums and previously unreleased tracks.The store says the event brings the community together. "Vinyls are really a community experience. Yo... More>>
A nationwide shortage of psychiatrists is forcing many mentally ill Indiana patients to wait months for an appointment. More>>
Pet owners in South Bend may see some changes after bill was introduced by South Bend Common Council Member Valerie Schey.
County Metro Homicide tells FOX28 that one of the suspects wanted in connection with the death of John Swoveland, Jr., has been arrested. Police say 19-year-old Robert Griffin was taken into custody at Hickory Villiage apartments in Mishawaka this afternoon. More>>
Classic cars are coming to Michiana!On Saturday the Hooley Classic Car Auction returns to the Elkhart County Fairgrounds in Goshen. The show will feature over 100 cars spanning several eras such as the More>>
South Bend residents living near where 2-year-old John Swoveland Jr. was shot and killed expressed their relief after they heard several suspects were in custody.
A man who escaped from a Michigan prison in February is due in court next week to face escape, carjacking and kidnapping charges. More>>
Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges and the proportion of younger applicants has increased, President Barack Obama said Thursday. The enrollments exceeded expectations and... More>>
South Bend Police have some new technology to fight crime. They've outfitted a car with a high tech license plate reader. It has a camera that recognizes and interprets license plates. All the squad More>>
Drivers should expect delays on U.S. 31 between Kern Road and the U.S. 20 Bybass interchange. The Indiana Department of Transportation will begin construction on those roads next week. This will result More>>
Reviews on the proposed learning standards set to replace the Common Core in Indiana's classrooms are mixed among education experts and officials. More>>
Now that spring is returning, so are the nasty ticks looking to latch on to pets in Michiana. Veterinarians are warning pet owners to stay up to date on their pets vaccinations, because tick scan easily spread Lyme disease to their animals. More>>
Charges have been filed against a former Saint Mary's College employee accused of theft and peeping into the bathroom of a student residence hall.73-year-old David Summerfield has been charged with Felony More>>
A man suspected of robbing a gas station in South Bend earlier this month is now in police custody. South Bend Police are crediting the arrest to a clue they found at the scene of the crime: the suspect's wallet.
Elkhart-based RV manufacturer Thor Industries is buying another area company. Thor announced Thursday that they would be acquiring K-Z, Inc. on May 1."We are pleased to welcome K-Z to the Thor family. More>>
Read some books and get free baseball tickets?That was the deal for some students in South Bend. Councilman Derek Dieter was at Holy Cross on Thursday rewarding some students.They were given a challenge More>>
We've heard from many of you at home. You're frustrated and angry with all the violence. A toddler, now high school senior among the victims.So what's being done to stop it? How are city leaders responding? More>>
Authorities have identified the man shot and killed early Wednesday morning on South Bend's northwest side. County Metro Homicide says 18-year-old Nathan Hall from North Adams was shot and killed while riding his bicycle shortly before 1:00am. More>>
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