Police Lights Police Car

Lockdown At Highland, Indiana Schools Lifted

A phone threat from a number in Dallas has forced authorities to place the schools in Highland, Ind., on lock down.


Richard Haschke (Highland Fire Dept.)

Highland, Ind. Firefighter Dies In ATV Accident

Police believe alcohol was a factor in the crash. It is still under investigation.


Beth Roche of Highland, Ind. participated in the Chicago Marathon last year. (Facebook)

Highland, Ind. Woman Recovering After Boston Marathon: ‘You Have To Go Forward’

Beth Roche had just cheered from the sidelines April 15 as her daughter, Rebecca, crossed the finish line when the first of the two bombs went off. The mother’s left leg suffered extensive damage.


Multiple People Injured After Explosions Near Finish Line at Boston Marathon

Northwest Indiana Woman Injured In Boston Marathon Blast

A Northwest Indiana woman is among the victims of Monday’s deadly bombing at the Boston Marathon.


Larry Chandler won $1 million in Wednesday night's Powerball.  (Credit: Indiana Lottery)

Highland Man Wins $1 Million Powerball Prize

A Highland man plans to help his mother, start a college fund for his daughter and take his girlfriend to Red Lobster after winning $1 million in last night’s historic $587.5 million Powerball drawing.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Elementary School Student Brings Gun To School

A Highland elementary school student said he brought an unloaded gun to Warren Elementary School on Tuesday on a dare.


A 14-year-old girl foiled a burglar Wednesday morning. (CBS)

Highland, Ind. Teen Foils Home Invader

With only seconds to react, a 14-year-old girl’s quick thinking helped her and her brother escape from harm. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.


Douglas Smith

Man Charged With Shooting, Killing Girlfriend In Highland, Ind.

A 26-year-old Highland, Ind., man has been charged in the murder of his girlfriend, who was found shot in the face earlier this week in the apartment they shared.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

Dr. Promila Mehta-Paul (Credit: CBS)

Judge Refuses To Appoint Guardian For Missing Doctor’s Estate

A judge has refused a request by the sons of missing Northwest Indiana doctor Promila Mehta-Paul to name a legal guardian for her estate.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011

Dr. Promila Mehta-Paul (Credit: CBS)

Police: Missing Doctor’s Son Has Criminal Record

Police in Northwest Indiana say the more time that goes by, the more likely it is that foul play may have been involved in the disappearance of a 70-year-old eye doctor.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

Dr. Promila Mehta-Paul (Credit: CBS)

Search For Missing Doctor Continues

The search continues for a missing 70-year-old northwest Indiana ophthalmologist, who disappeared 10 days ago.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2011

Dr. Promila Mehta-Paul (Credit: CBS)

UPDATED: Missing Doctor’s Ex-Husband Speaks Out

Speaking for the first time since his ex-wife disappeared, a doctor from northwestern Indiana said Thursday he is hopeful his former spouse will be found safe.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011

Police have released this surveillance image of Dr. Mehta Paul making a deposit at First Bank in Highland.  It was the last known sighting of the missing Munster woman. (Credit: Munster Police)

Police Release New Photos Of Missing Munster Woman

Police have released a surveillance image that shows that last known sighting of a missing Northwest Indiana woman.


Promila Mehta-Paul

Indiana Doctor Vanishes; Family Worried

Police in northwest Indiana are still searching for clues, a week after a doctor was last seen at her medical office in Highland.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2011


Ex-Principal, On Probation For Drugs, Now Faces Theft Charges

A former high school principal, placed on probation for 10 years for dealing in cocaine, has been charged with two counts of theft.