Deaths Of Wild Swans Found Around Wolf Lake Blamed On ParasitesTesting revealed the dead swans had fatal infections of an intestinal parasite. A cause of death for several Canada geese could not be determined, but officials ruled out bacterial and viral infections, lead poisoning, heavy metal poisoning, salt toxicity, botulism, toxic organic compounds, and avian influenza.
Hammond Residents Raise More Questions After Mysterious Deaths Of Birds, Waterfowl Near Wolf LakeNeighbors in Northwest Indiana are asking for more transparency when it comes to the environment after dozens of mysterious bird and fish deaths in the area
Man Shot, Wounded By Officers After Police Said He Drove At Them In HammondA man was shot and wounded by officers in Hammond, Indiana on Wednesday.
'It's Emotionally A Rollercoaster': Dead Wildlife In Wolf Lake Worries Residents In Hammond, IndianaThe Illinois Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) took samples around Wolf Lake and around “discharge points” from industrial plants the other day. But fractured trust among people who live here means people like Marsh are looking at doing their own testing.
Residents Alarmed As Dozens Of Dead Waterfowl Turn Up Around Wolf LakeConcerns were growing in Northwest Indiana this week after dozens of dead birds turned up by Wolf Lake.
Irv Cross, Pioneering CBS Sports Broadcaster, Hammond Native, Northwestern Alum, Dies At 81Cross thrived while working in several different roles during his 23 years at CBS Sports.
Extreme Cold Causes Trouble For Firefighters Battling Blaze In Hammond; One Person InjuredThe subzero temperatures on Sunday created an icy mess for firefighters in Northwest Indiana.
Hammond Mayor Responds To Noose Found In Firehouse: 'That Doesn't Fly With Us At All'"Hammond is one of the most diverse cities in Indiana. Our fire department knows what kind of city we are, and what’s tolerated and what’s not."
Joliet Chooses Chicago Over Hammond To Supply Drinking Water From Lake MichiganJoliet's existing water source is expected to dry up by 2030.
Feds Charge Hammond, Indiana, Man With Entering U.S. Capitol During RiotsThe FBI says pictures show Kash Lee Kelly, of Hammond, waving a flag on the wall of the Capitol building and posing with a statue inside.
2 Men Charged In 1998 Killings Of NW Indiana Woman, 2 TeensThe victims' bodies were found in Tamez's Hammond home. Police said both defendants were charged Monday due in part to DNA evidence recently uncovered thanks to modern technology.
Indiana Trooper Injured In Crash On I-80/94 In HammondAn Indiana state trooper was injured in a crash on I-80/94 In Hammond Friday morning.
Foot Chase In Hammond, Indiana Ends With Man Being Charged With Driving Drunk, Other CountsA foot chase in Hammond, Indiana this weekend ended with a man being arrested on multiple charges, including driving drunk and resisting.
Chicago Competing With Hammond To Supply Joliet With Drinking Water From Lake MichiganWith the aquifer that supplies Joliet’s drinking water expected to dry up by 2030, the suburb is in talks with both the city of Chicago and the city of Hammond to provide water from Lake Michigan.
His Contract Is Still In Effect, But Hammond Schools Superintendent Wants $20,000 Raise Right NowIn the middle of the pandemic, the head of the Hammond, Indiana schools says he wants more money.