More close encounters with a black bear that has been hanging around Michigan City have prompted state officials to take a more aggressive stance to capture the bear, so it can be taken back to the wild in Michigan.
Indiana state officials have set a trap to catch a black bear that has been wandering around the Michigan City area for the past month, and if they catch him, they plan to take him back home to Michigan.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has asked people not to leave food out for the bear, as some have done, hoping to draw the bear in.
Police in La Porte County are investigating what they call “widespread” sexting among high school students in the greater Michigan City area.
It’s the one day of the year where consumers are expected to go a little crazy, but this might be going too far. Doorbuster deals at a Wal-Mart in Michigan City, Indiana, had shoppers literally stealing items from other people’s carts.
Cody Cousins, who was convicted of killing a fellow Purdue University student in January, killed himself in his Michigan City jail cell.
A mother left her five-year-old son at a daycare in Michigan City last month and then hours later learned that he had died after being choked by a rope hanging from outdoor play equipment.
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.
Jeff Rennell of Ada, Mich. says more than a dozen first-responders worked tirelessly for three hours in bitter cold.
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.
A Chicago man and a husband and wife from Grand Rapids, Mich. were killed in the horrific wreck. At least 30 motorists were injured.
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.
Authorities say Sandra Carlson, 58, has had a number of run-ins with law enforcement over the years.
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.
A northwest Indiana man now faces criminal charges in the shooting death of his girlfriend’s toddler on Sunday.
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.
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.
The family of the 6-year-old boy who was buried for hours spoke today during a church service.
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.
Relatives say a six-year-old boy is showing encouraging signs after being swallowed by a sand dune Friday in northwest Indiana.