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Couple Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Michigan City

Michigan City, Ind. police said no one else was home during the incident in the couple’s residence in the 900 block of Cooper Street, near the Indiana State Prison.

03/17/2014

Jeff Rennell talks with reporters about his ordeal, surviving the I-94 pileup. CBS)

I-94 Pileup Survivor Praises Rescuers Who Peeled Wreckage Away

Jeff Rennell of Ada, Mich. says more than a dozen first-responders worked tirelessly for three hours in bitter cold.

01/24/2014

First-responders gather at the scene of a massive pileup near Michigan City, Ind. (Indiana State Police)

Interstate 94 Pileup: Miracle More Didn’t Die, Firefighters Say

After seeing the tangled mess of cars and trucks on Interstate 94 on Thursday, many are saying it’s a miracle more people didn’t die.

01/24/2014

Dozens of cars and semi trucks were involved in a massive accident on Interstate 94 near Michigan City. (CBS)

Eastbound I-94 Reopens, After Massive Pileup That Killed 3

A Chicago man and a husband and wife from Grand Rapids, Mich. were killed in the horrific wreck. At least 30 motorists were injured.

01/23/2014

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Winter Storm Closes NWI Interstates, South Shore Line

The Indiana Department of Transportation has closed Interstate 94, both eastbound and westbound, between the Illinois state line and the U.S. 421 exit at Michigan City, and Interstate 65, both northbound and southbound, between U.S. 12/20 in Gary and mile marker 172 in Lafayette.

01/06/2014

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Deputies: Trespassing Woman Believes Home Belongs To Mick Jagger

Authorities say Sandra Carlson, 58, has had a number of run-ins with law enforcement over the years.

11/20/2013

Strip Club Shooting

Indiana City Hopes New Restrictions Will Keep Strip Clubs Away

The former owner of the Factory Gentlemen’s Club on Chicago’s far South side wants to put a strip club outside Michigan City and Mayor Ron Meer says they’re trying to make it so restrictive that he’ll go away.

11/03/2013

Zachariah Grisham (Credit: Michigan City Police)

Charges In Death Of Michigan City Child

A northwest Indiana man now faces criminal charges in the shooting death of his girlfriend’s toddler on Sunday.

09/16/2013

Crews will conduct some tests around Mt. Baldy on the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. (Credit: Marissa Bailey)

Rescuers Who Saved Boy Honored For ‘Miracle On Mt. Baldy’

The 6-year-old boy who was swallowed up by a hole and buried under 11-feet of sand for more than three hours last month on Mt. Baldy was the center of attention during a ceremony today in Michigan City.

08/28/2013

An 8-year-old boy was pulled from a sand hole Friday night in Michigan City, Ind. (WSBT-TV)

Feds Launch Probe Into ‘Mt. Baldy’ Dune Collapse

The National Park Service and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be examining the Northwest Indiana sand dune that collapsed last month, burying a 6-year-old boy under 11 feet of sand for more than three hours.

08/12/2013

Nathan Woessner was taken to Comer Children's Hospital after he fell into and was buried a a sand hole at the Indiana Dunes. (Credit: Woessner Family Photo)

Boy Rescued From Sand Dune Could Be Released From Hospital Friday

The family of the 6-year-old boy who was buried for hours spoke today during a church service.

07/21/2013

Nathan Woessner was taken to Comer Children's Hospital after he fell into and was buried a a sand hole at the Indiana Dunes. (Credit: Woessner Family Photo)

Boy, 6, Improving A Week After Being Buried Alive

Six days after he was buried alive under a sand dune in northwest Indiana, a six-year-old boy continued improving at a Chicago hospital, as doctors removed his breathing tube.

07/18/2013

Nathan Woessner was taken to Comer Children's Hospital after he fell into and was buried a a sand hole at the Indiana Dunes. (Credit: Woessner Family Photo)

Boy Trapped In Dune Making Progress

Relatives say a six-year-old boy is showing encouraging signs after being swallowed by a sand dune Friday in northwest Indiana.

07/15/2013

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Boy Pulled From Sand Hole In Indiana

Emergency crews pulled a young boy alive from a giant sand hole in Michigan City, Ind. Friday night after the child had been buried alive for more than three hours.

07/12/2013

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Indiana Inmate Charged With Running 2nd Drug Ring From Prison

Authorities in Indiana have busted a prison inmate for a second time for allegedly running a drug ring from his cell.

03/27/2013

The South Shore Line. (CBS)

Most South Shore Service Suspended After Derailment

Service has been suspended on the South Shore train line in Northwest Indiana due to a derailment in Michigan City.

01/28/2013

Johnnathan Fuller (Credit: Indiana State Police)

Michigan City Man Charged With Brutal Murder

Discovery of human remains two years ago has led police to charge a former Michigan City man with murder.

10/04/2012

Indiana Fatal Crash

2 Killed In Fiery Indiana Wrong-Way Crash; Driver’s Family Found Slain At Home

A wrong-way driver triggered a crash that left two people dead in Northwest Indiana overnight, and when police came to notify the family of that driver, his wife and two young children were all dead.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2012

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Indoor Smoking Ban Begins In Indiana

Indiana is the latest state to ban indoor public smoking, starting this week.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2012

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Recovery Of Stolen WBBM Newsradio Car Leads To Alleged Serial Thief

The recovery of a stolen WBBM Newsradio news car led police to stop what they say was a one-man crime-wave.

WBBM Newsradio–06/28/2012

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