What may seem like the common cold with a cough that just wont go away could be something much more serious. Whooping cough is making a dangerous comeback across the country, including right here in Michiana.
A truck rollover accident on IN-19 and Mishawaka Road in Elkhart injured a driver and tied up traffic Tuesday afternoon and evening. The semi was turning on to Mishawaka, heading east, when his rescuers believe the truck hit the curb and rolled rolled onto its side.
A Satanic monument next to the Ten Commandments. That could happen at the Oklahoma State Capitol.A Satanic temple notified the Capitol Preservation Commission that it wants a monument right next to the More>>
The Telegraph shares this video of goats on the French Alps running to escape an avalanche. A few got caught in the falling snow, but don't worry. All the goats made it out alright. Watch the amazing More>>
Sitters for critters, it has a nice ring to it, but it's also changing lives. It's a new program in Niles that is giving senior citizens and people with disabilities, a furry friend. The program unites More>>
Four adults and one teen have been arrested in connection to two home robberies in LaPorte County.The Sheriff's Department believes the group was responsible for a home invasion in May at a home on the More>>
One of the two men accused in a robbery that left two people dead has pled guilty to murder. The Elkhart County Prosecutor's Office says 23-year-old Richard Gross pled to two counts of murder.Back in More>>
The Elkhart County Humane Society has announced a special promotion for people wanting to get into the holiday spirit. The week of December 16th has been named jingle week, and the Humane Society is offering More>>
Elkhart General Hospital is getting a face-lift. Construction is underway for a 160,000 sq ft expansion. Because of this hospital officials have had to make some adjustments. One of them is the entrance More>>
AAA Michigan says gasoline prices have risen about 1 cent during the past week to a statewide average of about $3.23 per gallon. More>>
The Michiana Family YMCA has started its "7 days of giving" program. Now through December 14th if you donate a non-perishable food item at the Northside Boulevard location, you can use the facilities free More>>
Around Michiana people are doing their part to make sure communities get the help they need this holiday season, even if it means doing karaoke for a cause.A group of Niles area residents filled Kubiak's More>>
Christmas is going to the dogs and cats!The Humane Society of Elkhart County is making sure you remember the furry friends who are in need this holiday season. Santa and his elves greeted animal lovers More>>
Great Lakes Capital of South Bend is looking to make a major investment to an area that's been growing for the past few years.
A Michiana man wants to help you do that free of charge. Bill Sykes put out banners at the corner of Cleveland and Juniper in South Bend on Tuesday. They remind you to bring your pets inside when it's this cold out.
Are your kids Facebook friends with their teachers? Do they tweet at their educators? Elkhart Community Schools is now getting involved in teacher-student online relationships.Tuesday night the school More>>
The bitter cold in Michiana had people scrambling to get warm. Unfortunately - some have to work in these freezing temperatures. Larry Neiswender is an ambassdor for DTSB. He had to be outside most of More>>
Starting next week, they'll start distributing Christmas assistance to more than 300 families, including about 700 kids. So far, donations have been slow to come in. Right now, they only have four large boxes of toys. More>>
Holiday miracles really do come true, even on airplanes. Lucky passengers aboard two WestJet flights from southern Ontario to Calgary in November got their holiday gift wishes granted as they flew across More>>
Gov. Mike Pence is asking Indiana lawmakers to approve more aid for charter schools, school vouchers for preschool-aged children and a host of other measures that build on the sweeping education changes approved in 2011. More>>
More than 10,000 low-income Indiana residents who participate in a state-run insurance plan will be able to keep their benefits through April. More>>
More than 10,000 low-income Indiana residents who participate in a state-run insurance plan will be able to keep their benefits through April. More>>
The Hoosier Lottery is giving away more free tickets to the MegaMillion and the Powerball. Officials are celebrating the rising jackpots in both lotteries. So on Tuesday, officials will be giving away More>>
Before Monday's South Bend Common Council meeting there wasn't anything to regulate it. Now, street performers in Downtown South Bend will have to pay up before they perform.
Last week, Penn-Harris-Madison High School swim team parents came to FOX28 about problems with the air vents at Penn High School's swimming pool.
School City of Mishawaka is looking for a way to get out of debt and another school district could end up helping to foot the bill.
People trying to get to Elkhart General Hospital's emergency room from East Boulevard will need to use a temporary hallway to get to the room, starting Monday morning. Elkhart General is starting a 160,000 More>>
WorkOne and Energy Management Solutions are hosting a two-day job fair starting Monday morning. Energy Management is looking to fill positions including operations managers, maintenance technicians, electricians, More>>
Notre Dame made it official Saturday - the Fighting Irish have accepted a bid to play in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl on December 28 at Yankee Stadium in New York City.
Thousands of Michigan State students have celebrated the football team's Big Ten title with large, rowdy bonfires. More>>
Michigan authorities say at least 20 wolves have been killed in the Upper Peninsula during the state's first wolf hunt in decades. More>>
Nurses and those preparing to enter the profession are being forced increasingly to shift their job focus as hospitals slash positions amid declining admissions and revenue. More>>
Eight employees at U.S. Steel Gary Works have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to determine when their shifts start. More>>
Indianapolis police say a 3-year-old boy has died after being fatally shot in the head. More>>
Indiana's education battle between Democratic schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz and Republican Gov. Mike Pence has escalated consistently in a series of tit-for-tat allegations akin to something out of Dr. Seuss'... More>>
The weather isn't the reason why students at LaVille Junior-Senior High School will have an extra long weekend.The school will be closed again on Monday and Tuesday because of a water well issue. The school More>>
You have less than three weeks to finish your Christmas shopping. Retailers have been concerned over the short shopping season this year between Thanksgiving and Christmas. But we wanted to know how More>>
The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department has arrested to men for public indecency. The arrests came during an investigation of inappropriate activity at Baintertown Park located at County Road 29 and County More>>
A commercial a local girl is featured in has been named one of the top 10 commercials of the year by TIME.We first told you about this Skype commercial last month. It features Sarah Stump from Nappanee More>>
Holiday cheer has officially spread into downtown Elkhart.The city held their annual "Winterfest" parade along Main Street Saturday night. Parade-goers were able to see some elaborate lighted floats, More>>
Saturday marked 72 years since the attack on Pearl Harbor. To commemorate Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day there were memorial ceremonies across the country.Here in Michiana we spoke to a 92 year old WWII More>>
15-year-old Sarah Crane has lost her battle with colon cancer. A family friend confirmed to FOX28 the Elkhart teen passed away Saturday.Crane was diagnosed with stage four colon cancer earlier this year. More>>
Friday night in Downtown South Bend Nicole Phillips said, "it looks very bright and very pretty."She and many others love the Downtown Christmas lights. Garrett Hill said, "It's nice to walk down the More>>
Four lanes are now open from Beardsley to Lusher on State Road 19 in Elkhart. Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, crews worked extra hours to reopen the four lanes. More>>
Construction is just about done on Bremen Highway near the Bypass in Mishawaka, and local businesses couldn't be happier.
Lake Michigan College will reopen its campuses Saturday after security concerns closed them Friday. More>>
A semi driver from Illinois is recovering at a Fort Wayne hospital after he crashed into a home Thursday near Akron in Fulton County. More>>
Have you started your holiday shopping? There are only 19 more shopping days left before Christmas.And Just as new concerns are coming about spending this holiday season a major retailer has announced More>>
Police find 69-year-old Gary Szmanda safe in Yorkville, IL. More>>
Police in Elkhart County are asking you be on the alert after some suspicious activity in the Middlebury area. More>>
Some parents are concerned about the safety of their kids at the pool at Penn High School. They contacted the St. Joseph County Health Department and FOX28 News looking for answers.
A snake, a marsupial and a bunch of kindergartners. That was what you could find at Stanley Clark Elementary in South Bend Thursday morning. It was part of the Potawatomi Zoo's Zoo-To-You program that teaches students about animals with a hands-on approach. More>>
What will business in Indiana look like in the year 2025? That was the topic of discussion at the Indiana Vision 2025 forum in Plymouth on Thursday. More>>
Firefighters were called out to a home on West Fifth Street just after 2 a.m. Thursday morning. Fire investigators say the fire started in an upstairs bedroom in the home.
It happened in the area of Olive and Frederickson Streets. That's near Kennedy Park on the city's west side. More>>
Several groups gathered in South Bend Thursday to demonstrate their support for what they call a "living" minimum wage.
The South Bend Center for the Homeless celebrated their annual holiday luncheon on Thursday at the Century Center.
It's already illegal in Indiana, but a proposed Constitutional Amendment would further put a stop to gay marriage.Now, a local group is fighting back.The group "Freedom Indiana" has already made a trip More>>
Elkhart is doing its part to feed the hungry this holiday season. A Holiday Food Drive was held Wednesday.Mayor Dick Moore says it's a great opportunity for the community to come together to help others."We More>>
A public forum was held Wednesday in South Bend for people to come out and voice their concerns about vacant and abandoned homes in the community.It's the fourth of several forums being held across the More>>
Driving through one of Mishawaka's busiest intersection could be a challenge Thursday.
With winter just around the corner, it's time to bust out the ice skates.
The Food Bank of Northern Indiana received a large donation of chicken Wednesday morning. A local company, Miller Poultry, donated 13,800 pounds of chicken, everything from legs and thighs to chicken sausages.
After some troubled times in recent years, the automotive business continues to show signs of improvement. More>>
Police at the scene tell FOX28 the 21-year-old victim was walking from his home to a store down the street when he was shot. More>>
You hear a lot about burglaries this time of year. There is some good news for some burglary victims in LaPorte County. After a bust in Michigan City, some will be reunited with their valuables.
The transfer center had been temporarily relocated to the northwest corner of Spring and First Streets in October due to road construction.
Police in LaPorte are looking for a man they say tried to assault a Wendy's employee through the drive-thru window Saturday evening. More>>
The Berrien County Sheriff's Department has released the name of a suspected drug dealer who hit an officer with a vehicle, then led police on a chase to a South Bend apartment complex. Police say the suspect is 28-year-old Ryan Jamal Earl of South Bend. More>>
The search continues for a suspected drug dealer who hit an officer with a vehicle, then led police on a chase to a South Bend apartment complex.
A Mishawaka man was arrested by Indiana State Police on drug charges following a traffic stop on US 31 in Miami County Monday afternoon. More>>
For now, Dylan Shumaker is back to being a normal high school junior, but this time last year, things were much different. "I'm a teenage boy, so like we want to win," said Dylan. "We want to win as much More>>
Giant bears have landed in South Bend... but not the grizzly kind. If you're jetting off from the South Bend Regional airport, you'll be greeted by cute cuddly teddy bears. The "Bears in the Air" program More>>
Could 2014 be the year the State Legislature brings an Indiana Blue Law to an end?You know the feeling, you get to the liquor aisle only to realize it's a Sunday, and you're in Indiana. That means, no More>>
State lawmakers are expected to consider an amendment to the Indiana Constitution that would permanently define marriage as between one-man and one woman. A group called Freedom Indiana is fighting against More>>
Mishawaka Police are looking for a man who they say exposed himself to a teenage girl. It happened Tuesday afternoon while the 15-year-old girl was waiting for the bus at a stop near Lincolnway and Smith. Police More>>
The following is a statement from the Saint Joseph County Republican Party on the St. Joseph County Democratic Party's request to delay a decision on voting centers More>>
Should St. Joe County get rid of Neighborhood Precincts and replace them with voting centers?The County's Democratic Party says "no." At least not yet. The party wants the "Vote Centers Concept" to be More>>
TRANSPO will reopen their Mishawaka Transfer Center in downtown on Wednesday. More>>
Police in Kosciusko County are looking for a driver who hit a bicyclist north of Warsaw Monday evening. Kosciusko County Deputies were called to the scene in the area of 1039 West 300 North, not far from More>>
One person is in custody after a shooting in Michigan City early Tuesday morning. More>>
The following is a statement from Rep. Jackie Walorski on Notre Dame's lawsuit challenging parts of the Affordable Care Act: "The enforcement of certain provisions in Obamacare is a direct violation of More>>
The following is a statement from Bishop Kevin Rhodes on Notre Dame's lawsuit More>>
The following is information from the Indiana Secretary of State's office on how much money school districts will be receiving as part of Tuesday's settlement with the ISTA/NEA: Naylor v. ISTA/NEA Victims More>>
The following is a statement from the Indiana State Teachers Association on Tuesday's settlement with the state: ISTA protects school employees in settlement INDIANAPOLIS- Despite the political rhetoric More>>
The sound of bells ringing outside of a store is not uncommon this time of year, but residents of Rochester were doing a double take Tuesday as they stopped to drop money into the red kettle.
A local hospital is expanding in a big way. Elkhart General announced a vertical expansion to the tune of 160,000 square feet. More>>
Indiana school districts which invested in a failed union health insurance plan will be getting back roughly half of the money they lost under a settlement reached between the state and Indiana's largest teachers union. More>>
The University of Notre Dame is suing the Obama administration over a federal mandate that its health insurance plans for students and employees cover birth control. More>>
South Bend's Memorial Children's Hospital is encouraging people to participate in "Giving Tuesday" this year. "Giving Tuesday" is a recent nationwide movement to remind people to give back and help the More>>