Teens Charged With Killing 5 Pelicans In State Wildlife AreaTwo teenagers have been charged stemming from the illegal shooting of white pelicans at a state wildlife area in southeastern Illinois earlier this month, according to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Conservation Police.
Lake Effect Snow Brings Several Inches To Parts Of NW IndianaThe snow might be long over in Chicago, but parts of northwest Indiana have seen six or more inches of it on Tuesday, and could get a few more, thanks to lake effect snow.
Indiana State Police Seek Help Identifying 1983 Murder VictimsIndiana State Police and authorities in Jasper and Newton counties are asking for help to identify three homicide victims from a cold case dating back 30 years.
Wild Weather Night Expected; Strong Winds, Hail, ‘Downpours’ PossibleTorrential downpours, cloud-to-ground lightning, wind gusts in excess of 70 mph, and hail as large as golf balls could all be in store for northern Illinois and northwest Indiana Sunday afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service.
Tornado Watch Issued For Parts Of Northwest IndianaA tornado watch is in effect for much of the state of Indiana – including some northwest counties – as well as downstate Illinois.
Man Brags Of His Attempted 160 Mph Car GetawayA man allegedly bragged to an officer that his 2002 Chevrolet Camaro, with 600 horsepower, reached 160 mph as he fled from police.