Boy, 4, Shot And Killed In East ChicagoThe Lake County Coroner’s office said 4-year-old Garrion Glover was pronounced dead shortly after 3 a.m. at St. Catherine Hospital.
Indiana Extends Assistance For East Chicago Lead CrisisIndiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has approved a plan to continue providing emergency aid to East Chicago as it seeks to clean up lead contamination
EPA Chief Visits East Chicago Amid Fears Agency Is Leaving RegionProtestors demonstrated as Administrator Scott Pruitt met with local and state officials about the continuing cleanup of toxic soil.
East Chicago Mayor Rails Against EPA Over Lead Contamination CleanupMayor Anthony Copeland accused the EPA of rushing him into making rapid decisions about the future use of land contaminated with lead.
Indiana Resident: Lead-Tainted Home Safer Than Moving To Violent ChicagoSome places East Chicago, Indiana resident Akeeshia Daniels refuses to go – like Chicago's Altgeld Gardens housing complex. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
EPA Begins The Removal Of Lead Contaminated Soil In East ChicagoThe Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday plans to remove lead and arsenic from the East Chicago USS Lead Superfund site.
Gov. Holcomb Tours Lead Contaminated East Chicago Housing ComplexIndiana Governor Eric Holcomb toured the lead contaminated West Calumet Housing Complex and listened to resident concerns.
State Of Emergency Declared In East Chicago After Lead ContaminationGov. Eric Holcomb has declared a state of emergency for the East Chicago Superfund site after lead contamination was found in the area.
More Bad News For Some East Chicago Residents: Lead In The WaterThe EPA has found that 18 out of 43 homes it recently tested had lead in the water. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
More Than 200 East Chicago Homes Contain High Levels Of Lead, ArsenicMore than 400 homes in East Chicago, Indiana were tested, and more than 200 families learned their homes were contaminated with lead.
East Chicago Students Make Move To New Building Over Lead ConcernsMonday is the first day of classes for hundreds of students in East Chicago, Indiana, but they won’t be going to their school, due to lead contamination on their campus.
Indiana Lawmaker: East Chicago Lead Problem Mirrors Flint CrisisSaturday, hundreds of residents of the West Calumet Housing Complex showed up to a meeting to find out what happens next.

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