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    Hearing dates set for suspect in 2-year-old's shooting death

    Initial hearing dates have been set for the eight people charged in connection to the death of 2-year-old John Swoveland of South Bend. More>>

    Sexual misconduct suspect Ryan Mouch appears in court

    The Mishawaka High School hall monitor accused of sexual misconduct with a student, was in court Tuesday.Ryan Mouch's trial date was set for August 11th. The 25 year-old defendant asked the court for permission to reside in Ohio as the case progresses.
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    SBPD investigating shooting on South Bend's west side

    Police are investigating a shooting on the west side of South Bend.It happened a little after 9pm Monday night near the intersection of Western Avenue and Kosciuszko Street. More>>

    SB Police Chief, Council discuss problems with recruiting Video included

    South Bend leaders are reacting to a violent milestone. The latest shooting, Monday night, marked the 30 in the city this year. There have been seven homicides since January 1.The South Bend Common Council's Health and Public Safety committee met Tuesday and a big concern that came up is manpower on the police force. More>>

    Winona Lake man accused of raping teen

    Micheal Elliot Micheal Elliot

    A 50-year-old Winona Lake man has been charged with raping a 17-year-old Warsaw girl. More>>

    Murdered 11-year-old's family speaks about cold case Video included

    A very emotional news conference for the family of both Jodi Parrack and Raymond McCann. The mother of Jodi Parrack, once known as Valerie, but now goes by Jo, stood along side her niece Alea Holliday, friend Robin Bowen, sister Kristy Pearson, and the sister-in-law to Raymond McCann, Julie McCann. More>>

    Democrats eye 15 cities for 2016 convention, including Indianapolis

    The Democratic National Committee has asked Chicago, New York and 13 others to make a pitch to host the presidential nominating convention in 2016. More>>

    Woman killed in Indiana church parking lot

    Police say a Northwest Indiana man shot his estranged wife in front of the couple's son Monday. It happened in a church parking lot in Griffith, Indiana. That's Southwest of Gary in Lake County. The coroner there has identified the victim as Nina Castro.
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    FEMA okays aid for 19 Indiana counties hit by storm

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved disaster aid for 19 Indiana counties hit by a January storm that brought paralyzing snow and frigid readings. More>>

    SMART program celebrating graduates from first class

    The Supporting Manufacturers and Regional Talent (SMART) program is holding a graduation ceremony, Tuesday evening.It will be at the Colfax Auditorium in the St. Joseph County Library in South Bend at 6:00pm.This is the first class to graduate from the program. SMART trains 48 people through a twelve week course to get their Certified Production Technician certification.The City of South Bend says the certification allows people to get jobs in manufacturing and also gives employers a stronger... More>>

    Ivy Tech looking to convert former Hall of Fame building into culinary center

    Ivy Tech wants to turn the old College Football Hall of Fame building into the new home for their culinary education program. According to the South Bend Mayor's office, Ivy Tech and the City of South Bend have reached an agreement to try to convert the 52,000-square-foot building into the Ivy Tech Culinary Arts Food Education Center. More>>

    South Bend leaders meet for Green Town 2.0

    South Bend is trying to become more environmentally friendly. Tuesday morning city officials gathered for an event called Green Town 2.0. This event was an update from the first Green Town event that took place 6 months ago.The initiative is an effort to make the city more sustainable for the future. More>>

    Man pleads guilty to robbery and confinement charges

    Anthony Jefferson, Courtesy Winnebago County (IL) Sheriff's Dept. Anthony Jefferson, Courtesy Winnebago County (IL) Sheriff's Dept.

    Anthony Jefferson will be sentenced May 14 on robbery and confinement charges after pleading guilty Tuesday in the case. Jefferson had originally been charged with six different counts, including murder and attempted murder.
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    Surveillance video released of woman escaping inmate who took her hostage Video included

    Surveillance video has been released showing the clever getaway of a woman from escaped inmate Michael Elliot, who had taken her hostage. More>>

    High court upholds Mich affirmative action ban

    The Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in college admissions. More>>

    Mother says her son suffered concussion after fight during recess Video included

    Sara Lake says her son, Ephram Lake, suffered a concussion after a fight at his school's playground last week.Lake says her son was beaten by a group of kids and she says other kids who witnesses the event couldn't find a teacher to break up the fight.Superintendent of Concord Community Schools, Wayne Stubbs, released a statement to the Elkhart Truth about the incident. In that statement he called it, "mutual horseplay" and said, "adults immediately intervened."Lake has called Stubbs' stateme... More>>

    Person of interest arrested in 2007 cold case murder Video included

    A person of interest has been arrested in connection to a murder in the village of Constantine from seven years ago. Jodi Parrack was 11 years old when she was kidnapped and murdered in November of 2007. Police say it happened while she was riding her bike to a friend's house.Raymond McCann, 46, was arrested on a perjury charge, and was then arraigned Saturday in connection to the case.
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    Indiana panel approves new school standards

    A panel of Indiana business and education leaders is supporting new education benchmarks to replace the national Common Core standards. More>>

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    UPDATE: Last suspect arrested in shooting death of 2-year-old Video included

    County Metro Homicide tells FOX28 that the last of the eight suspects wanted in connection with the death of John Swoveland, Jr., has been arrested.  Lt. David Wells with County Metro Homicide says Xavier Primm turned himself in to police in Decatur, IL. More>>

    UPDATE: Motorcycle driver killed in Elkhart County crash

    A motorcycle driver was taken to the hospital by Medflight after a crash Sunday afternoon.It happened on County Road 2, east of State Road 13 near Middlebury. Police say a car turned into the path of the motorcycle and crashed into him.The driver was thrown from the motorcycle. He was flown to the hospital with life-threatening head injuries. The car spun into a parked car after colliding with the motorcycle. That driver wasn't injured. More>>

    Police: 12-year-old shot in cross fire in Benton Township

    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>>

    Dyngus/Solidarity Day celebrations take place in South Bend Video included

    It has been a Michiana tradition for decades celebrating fun, food and politics.It's known as Dyngus Day for some and Solidarity Day for others. "I've been dyngusing since I was five years old," says Rep. Jackie Walorski. Walorski started her day at the Republican Headquarters in South Bend. "This is kind of for us, like the big political kick-off," says Walorski.South Bend Deputy Mayor Mark Neal was at a Democratic celebration on the south side of town. Like most places that were celebrating... More>>

    South Bend man dies after high-speed motorcycle accident

    A South Bend man is dead after his motorcycle collided with pickup truck Sunday afternoon.20 year-old South Bend resident Dominik Kazmierczak was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital after suffering severe injuries at the scene. The crash took place on Sunday afternoon near the intersection of Edison Rd. and Butternut Rd. Witnesses told police that Kazmierczak was traveling westbound on Edison at a high-rate of speed just before he collided with the pickup. Police believe speed was a factor i... More>>

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    • SB Police Chief, Council discuss problems with recruiting

      SB Police Chief, Council discuss problems with recruiting

      South Bend leaders are reacting to a violent milestone. The latest shooting, Monday night, marked the 30 in the city this year. There have been seven homicides since January 1.The South Bend Common Council's Health and Public Safety committee met Tuesday and a big concern that came up is manpower on the police force.More >>
      South Bend leaders are reacting to a violent milestone. The latest shooting, Monday night, marked the 30 in the city this year. There have been seven homicides since January 1.The South Bend Common Council's Health and Public Safety committee met Tuesday and a big concern that came up is manpower on the police force.More >>
    • Hearing dates set for suspect in 2-year-old's shooting death

      Hearing dates set for suspect in 2-year-old's shooting death

      Initial hearing dates have been set for the eight people charged in connection to the death of 2-year-old John Swoveland of South Bend.More >>
      Initial hearing dates have been set for the eight people charged in connection to the death of 2-year-old John Swoveland of South Bend.More >>
    • Sexual misconduct suspect Ryan Mouch appears in court

      Sexual misconduct suspect Ryan Mouch appears in court

      The Mishawaka High School hall monitor accused of sexual misconduct with a student, was in court Tuesday.Ryan Mouch's trial date was set for August 11th. The 25 year-old defendant asked the court for permission to reside in Ohio as the case progresses.More >>
      The Mishawaka High School hall monitor accused of sexual misconduct with a student, was in court Tuesday.Ryan Mouch's trial date was set for August 11th. The 25 year-old defendant asked the court for permission to reside in Ohio as the case progresses.
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    • Northridge Teacher Finishes 60th at Boston

      Northridge Teacher Finishes 60th at Boston

      Andy Williams agreed that it was a perfect storm for him Monday at the Boston Marathon. The Northridge Middle School health teacher ran a personal best at the Boston Marathon in 2:26:38. The effort was good for 60th place out of more than 36,000 runners. It was also the 2nd best time for an Indiana runner. In 2013, Williams was 68th. His time last year was 2:28:29.Tune in Tuesday night to FOX 28 News to hear from Williams about his experience in Boston.More >>
      Andy Williams agreed that it was a perfect storm for him Monday at the Boston Marathon. The Northridge Middle School health teacher ran a personal best at the Boston Marathon in 2:26:38. The effort was good for 60th place out of more than 36,000 runners. It was also the 2nd best time for an Indiana runner. In 2013, Williams was 68th. His time last year was 2:28:29.Tune in Tuesday night to FOX 28 News to hear from Williams about his experience in Boston.More >>
    • ND winningest seniors say good-bye to fans

      ND winningest seniors say good-bye to fans

      The Irish Women's Basketball Banquet was one last chance for Notre Dame's winningest senior class in school history to say goodbye to the fans that have cheered them on these past four years. "It is sad, but it's also bittersweet because I know there's so much ahead, but I also don't want to leave such a great place behind," said 2013-14 team MVP Kayla McBride. "Notre Dame has done so much for me as a person, as a basketball player. It's something that I'll cherish for the rest of my life. Bu...More >>
      The Irish Women's Basketball Banquet was one last chance for Notre Dame's winningest senior class in school history to say goodbye to the fans that have cheered them on these past four years. "It is sad, but it's also bittersweet because I know there's so much ahead, but I also don't want to leave such a great place behind," said 2013-14 team MVP Kayla McBride. "Notre Dame has done so much for me as a person, as a basketball player. It's something that I'll cherish for the rest of my life. Bu...More >>
    • Marian golf getting ready for 1st match

      Marian golf getting ready for 1st match

      The Marian golf team has had their fair share of match cancellations this season due to weather difficulties. Tuesday afternoon the Knights will get their first chance to hit the links competitively this season.More >>
      The Marian golf team has had their fair share of match cancellations this season due to weather difficulties. Tuesday afternoon the Knights will get their first chance to hit the links competitively this season.
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    • Donate Life Month 2

      Donate Life Month 2

      Amir Abbas rejoins us from South Bend as he learns more about some donor sign up events for Donate Life Month.More >>
      Amir Abbas rejoins us from South Bend as he learns more about some donor sign up events for Donate Life Month.
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    • Donate Life Month 1

      Donate Life Month 1

      Amir Abbas joins us from Memorial Hospital in South Bend where he is learning how you can sign up to be a donor for Donate Life Month.More >>
      Amir Abbas joins us from Memorial Hospital in South Bend where he is learning how you can sign up to be a donor for Donate Life Month.
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    • Pet Refuge

      Pet Refuge

      Joe Hansel is joined by Pet Refuge with two puppies that are available for adoption.More >>
      Joe Hansel is joined by Pet Refuge with two puppies that are available for adoption.
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    • SB Police Chief, Council discuss problems with recruiting

      SB Police Chief, Council discuss problems with recruiting

      South Bend leaders are reacting to a violent milestone. The latest shooting, Monday night, marked the 30 in the city this year. There have been seven homicides since January 1.The South Bend Common Council's Health and Public Safety committee met Tuesday and a big concern that came up is manpower on the police force.More >>
      South Bend leaders are reacting to a violent milestone. The latest shooting, Monday night, marked the 30 in the city this year. There have been seven homicides since January 1.The South Bend Common Council's Health and Public Safety committee met Tuesday and a big concern that came up is manpower on the police force.More >>
    • Woman killed in Indiana church parking lot

      Woman killed in Indiana church parking lot

      Police say a Northwest Indiana man shot his estranged wife in front of the couple's son Monday. It happened in a church parking lot in Griffith, Indiana. That's Southwest of Gary in Lake County. The coroner there has identified the victim as Nina Castro.More >>
      Police say a Northwest Indiana man shot his estranged wife in front of the couple's son Monday. It happened in a church parking lot in Griffith, Indiana. That's Southwest of Gary in Lake County. The coroner there has identified the victim as Nina Castro.
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    • Timeline of violence in South Bend

      Timeline of violence in South Bend

      Seven people have been killed in South Bend since the beginning of this year.  They aren't just another statistic, though.  They are people that have real families who are suffering.  The first victimMore >>
      Seven people have been killed in South Bend since the beginning of this year.  They aren't just another statistic, though.  They are people that have real families who are suffering.  The first victimMore >>
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