'It's Chaos!': Dispute Over Sidewalk To Nowhere Keeps Chesterton Couple Out Of Their Brand New Home For MonthsNew cabinets, new paint, a whole new house; a Northwest Indiana couple was all ready to transition to their brand new creation, but a city rule stopped the move-in before it could start.
Push For Indiana Minimum Wage Increase Likely Stalled AgainThe plan would boost Indiana’s minimum wage to $10 an hour beginning in 2022 then by an additional $1 an hour each year until it reaches $15 in 2027.
Man Convicted In 3 Killings To Be Last Executed Under TrumpThe last federal inmate facing execution before President Donald Trump leaves office was sentenced to death for the killings of three women in a Maryland wildlife refuge, a crime that led to a life sentence for the man who fired the fatal shots.
Indiana Sen. Todd Young Will Vote To Certify President-Elect Joe Biden's Electoral College Win; Says 'Congress Must Fulfill Its Role'"I will uphold my Constitutional duty and certify the will of the states as presented. The people voted and the Electoral College voted. Congress must fulfill its role in turn," Young said.
'Rage Therapy' Lets People Vent Their 2020 Frustrations By Smashing Stuff With A SledgehammerWhile many businesses are struggling these days, a woman in northern Indiana decided to capitalize on what a lot of people are feeling during this pandemic: frustration and anger.
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.
2 Men Found Shot, 1 Fatally, After SUV Crashes In GaryPolice said, around 7:20 p.m., officers responded to a crash on the 2200 block of Grant Street, and found two men had been shot in an SUV that hit a fence and several parked vehicles in a parking lot.
Teen Rescued From Lake Michigan After Falling Off Pier While Skateboarding At Whiting Lakefront ParkFirefighters tied a rope to a surfboard to help pull a skateboarder to safety Thursday morning, after the teenager fell off the pier at Whiting Lakefront Park in northwest Indiana.
2-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Shot In The Head Wednesday In Hammond, Indiana"Jo Jo" was in a car with her mother on the 3300 block of Craig Drive around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday when shots were fired, and a bullet struck the girl in the head.
Indiana Records 11 More Coronavirus Deaths; Toll Nears 2,900The state health department also announced 934 additional confirmed COVID-19 infections, a day after the number of new cases topped 1,000 for the first time since the outbreak hit Indiana during March.
Indiana Surpasses 1,000 New COVID-19 Cases, A New RecordFor the second day in a row, Indiana has set a record for new COVID-19 infections, surpassing 1,000 new cases for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
US Executes Second Man In A Week After Supreme Court Clears Way; Lawyers Said Wesley Ira Purkey Had DementiaWesley Ira Purkey’s lawyers had argued his dementia had deteriorated so severely that he didn’t understand why he was being executed.
Indiana Delays Next Stage Of Reopening For Two More WeeksGov. Eric Holcomb’s decision means Indiana restaurants will continue to be allowed 75% capacity in their dining rooms, while bars, nightclubs, bowling alleys, museums and movie theaters can be open at half capacity.
Judge Halts Execution Of Wesley Ira Purkey, Amid Claims Convicted Killer Isn’t Mentally FitA judge on Wednesday halted the execution of a man, said to be suffering from dementia, who had been set to die by lethal injection in the federal government’s second execution this week after a 17-year hiatus.
US Carries Out The First Federal Execution In Nearly 2 DecadesThe execution of Daniel Lewis Lee came over the objection of the victims’ relatives and following days of legal wrangling and delays.