Coronavirus Sickens Bloomington, Indiana Mayor's Wife, Kills Her Mother“Our family got to say our goodbyes but, in these surreal, terrible times, only by phone, without the tender kisses and embraces we desperately wanted to share,” Dawn Johnsen wrote.
Indiana Congressman Trey Hollingsworth Says Letting More Americans Die Of COVID-19 Is 'Lesser Of Two Evils' Compared To Economy TankingRelaxing social distancing measures now would contradict recommendations put forth by government agencies and public health experts.
Rural Indiana Coronavirus Worry: ‘What More Could I Have Done?'Decatur County and two other counties in southeast Indiana have among the highest per-capita infection rates in the country, topping the Seattle area and some counties near hard-hit Detroit.
Pierogi Fest In Whiting, Ind., Postponed Until 2021 Due To Coronavirus Concerns"With all of the concerns about social interaction, we feel it is best to cancel this year’s event and focus on 2021 when we can once again provide the quality and fun event that everyone expects," Pierogi Fest chairman and co-founder Tom Dabertin said in a statement.
Coronavirus In Indiana: 7 More COVID-19 Deaths, 290 New Confirmed CasesThe state’s number of confirmed cases has jumped nearly 10 times what was reported a week earlier, even as testing remains largely limited to those seriously ill and medical workers.
Indiana Postpones May 5 Primary Elections Until June 2 Due To Coronavirus OutbreakIndiana is delaying its upcoming primary elections by nearly a month, in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Closings: Porter County Schools, Munster, Lake Central School District In Northwest Indiana Shutting For 4 Weeks Over COVID-19Lake Central School Corporation and all public schools in Porter County will close for four weeks starting Monday.
Dump Trailer Hits Interstate 65 Overpass In Crown PointA dump trailer wound up standing on end, leaning against an overpass Wednesday night, after a truck driver accidentally lifted it while driving down Interstate 65 in Crown Point, Indiana.
Vice President Mike Pence's History Managing Indiana's HIV Crisis As Governor Under Scrutiny Now That He's Overseeing Federal Coronavirus ResponseThe Indiana emergency peaked during Pence's governorship, when public health officials noticed a cluster of HIV and hepatitis C in rural Indiana around November 2014. It was the largest outbreak of the virus in the state's history, NPR reported at the time.
Salvatore Anello To Plead Guilty In Death Of Granddaughter Chloe Wiegand, Who Fell From Cruise Ship Window"I took a plea deal to help end part of this nightmare for my family, if possible," Salvatore Anello said in a statement to "CBS This Morning" on Wednesday.
Gary's 311 Services Request Phone Line Not Working ProperlyMayor Jerome Prince’s spokesperson insisted the city is still receiving requests, but he didn’t specify whether those requests came in over the phone or through the 311 app.
Glass Doors Vandalized At Gary City HallVandals broke two sets of glass doors at Gary City Hall on Tuesday.
LOCATED: Joseph Thomas, 82, Who Had Gone Missing In Northwest IndianaThomas was reported missing on Monday, after he'd last been seen walking into a hotel in Portage to ask for directions home to Gary on Saturday evening.
FOUND: Caneesha Ellis, 16, And Kannon Ellis, 7 MonthsIndiana State Police have issued a Silver Alert for 16-year-old Caneesha Ellis and 7-month-old Kannon Ellis. Police said they were last seen on Tuesday in Crown Point.
Indiana Mulls Law Aiming To Limit Lake Michigan Beach AccessThe legislation, sponsored by state Rep. Doug Miller, would give up the state's ownership of large swaths of Indiana’s lake shoreline to adjacent private property owners if the property description in their deeds indicates the land extends to Lake Michigan.