Man Robs Second Northwest Indiana Bank This MonthThe man walked into the First State Bank of Porter at 429 N. Calumet Ave. just before 10:30 a.m, according to Chesterton police Chief David Cincoski. He gave an employee a note and showed a weapon, receiving an undisclosed amount of money before running southwest away from the bank.
Hundreds Of Customers Accuse Indiana Travel Agent Of FraudTheir dream vacations crushed and destination weddings ruined. Hundreds of people are accusing a Northwest Indiana travel agent of scamming them out of thousands of dollars.
Dog Shot In Gary Recovering After Losing LegA dog that was shot along with his owner in Gary, Indiana, last week has lost one leg, but otherwise is expected to make a full recovery.
Toddler Found In Car With Used Syringes; Parents Face ChargesPolice stopped a driver for failing to use her turn signal, then allegedly discovered more than a dozen uncapped drug needles in the vehicle, a driver who was high, and a 1-year-old boy in the back seat.
Mobile Home Falls Off Trailer Onto I-94 In NW IndianaThe 2014 Champion home, manufactured in Topeka, Ind., was being transported to Sioux City, Iowa when it slipped from its securement, state police said.
Body Of NW Indiana Hiker Identified In ColoradoAuthorities have confirmed that a body found in Colorado's mountains is that of a missing hiker from Indiana.
Couple Accused Of Stealing $220K From Blind WomanAt least $220,000 in platinum, gold and silver bars, and coins were stolen from a 72-year-old, legally blind northwest Indiana woman, and the couple accused of looting her home under the guise of caring for her each face up to eight years in prison.
Juggler's Act Sparks A Fire In Chesterton, IndianaThis could very well be one of those stories that starts "don't try this at home."
Prescribed Burns Planned For Indiana Dunes LakeshoreThe Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore plans to conduct at least three prescribed burns this fall, and possibly as many as six.
More Than 50 Dogs Seized From Hoarder, Officers BittenNorthwest Indiana officials seized 55 dogs from a home where they were malnourished and neglected, and three responders were bitten by the animals in the process Wednesday.
Man Walks Away After Semi Crushes His Vehicle On I-80 A Chesterton man was able to walk away from a frightening accident on Interstate 80 on Thursday morning, after his vehicle was crushed by a semi.
Soldier From Chesterton Killed In AfghanistanA soldier from northwestern Indiana died in Afghanistan last week while trying to save others.