Authorities in Indiana have busted a prison inmate for a second time for allegedly running a drug ring from his cell.
Service has been suspended on the South Shore train line in Northwest Indiana due to a derailment in Michigan City.
Discovery of human remains two years ago has led police to charge a former Michigan City man with murder.
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.
Indiana is the latest state to ban indoor public smoking, starting this week.
The recovery of a stolen WBBM Newsradio news car led police to stop what they say was a one-man crime-wave.
Two boys from Michigan City – ages 7 and 8 – are accused of savagely beating their school bus driver and two bus aides last week.
A northwest Indiana man who was out walking a dog Saturday night helped nab the two boys, who were running from a stolen SUV.
Two children and an adult were rescued from Lake Michigan Tuesday afternoon as they swam in northwest Indiana.
The Northwest Indiana casino market, like that in all the Chicago area, continued to decline last month, with only Ameristar in East Chicago showing some increase in revenues.
A brand new Ford pickup was destroyed, and three others sustained smoke and fire damage, when the semi that was hauling them to Missouri caught fire in northwest Indiana this morning.
Most of Chicago saw only a few inches of snow on the ground today, but a short drive into Northwest Indiana provided a totally different picture.
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