- Marijuana charges against rapper Twista, others dropped Updated: May-25-16 8:49 am
SOUTH HAVEN, Indiana - Misdemeanor marijuana possession charges against Chicago rapper Twista and two others also arrested in northwestern Indiana in March have been dropped.
- Gary charter school gets second chance with Trine University Updated: May-25-16 6:23 am
GARY, Indiana - A Gary charter school has been spared after it was set to close next month because Ball State University declined to reauthorize its charter.
- Attorneys for death row inmate seek more time for appeal Updated: May-24-16 1:16 pm
CROWN POINT, Indiana - Attorneys for a Gary man sentenced to death for killing his wife and two teenage stepchildren have asked a magistrate to give him more time to sign a document needed for the case to be reviewed.
- Northwestern Indiana city approves LGBT protections Updated: May-24-16 10:03 am
VALPARAISO, Indiana - Officials in a northwestern Indiana city have approved a local ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
- South Shore commuter rail to offer rush-hour quiet cars Updated: May-23-16 10:54 pm
CHESTERTON, Indiana - The South Shore Line commuter rail plans to begin offering quiet cars during rush hours.
- Indiana Dunes State Park makes changes to curb incidents Updated: May-22-16 11:24 am
CHESTERTON, Indiana - Indiana Dunes State Park has implemented changes to curb incidents apparently committed by opponents to a contentious privatization deal for a proposed restaurant, bar and banquet center.
- Hammond wants to test odor that's sickened residents Updated: May-20-16 4:57 pm
HAMMOND, Indiana - Hammond officials want to test a petroleum odor that has caused throats to burn and eyes to water in Hammond and East Chicago over the past week.
- Teen courts across Northwest Indiana dole out justice Updated: May-18-16 5:03 am
HAMMOND, Indiana - A 15-year-old girl sat outside the courtroom in Hammond City Hall with her mother, making small talk as she waited for her case to be called in front of the Lake County Teen Court.
- East Chicago Council votes to remove member facing charges Updated: May-16-16 12:35 pm
EAST CHICAGO, Indiana - The East Chicago City Council has voted to remove from office one of its members who's facing federal drug charges.
- Indiana continues to pursue Illiana Expressway proposal Updated: May-09-16 10:43 pm
MUNSTER, Indiana - The Indiana Department of Transportation has agreed to pay to make changes to an environmental impact statement to try to revive the proposed Illiana Expressway toll road project linking northern Illinois and northwestern Indiana.
- Women Build Week offers the hope of home ownership Updated: May-09-16 5:05 am
HAMMOND, Indiana - Under bright blue skies Thursday, the rhythmic pounding of hammers and the whine of an electric saw resonated along the 700 block of Mulberry Street, signaling the hope of homeownership for a family.
- Sons of Union Vets working to restore Civil War gravesites Updated: May-02-16 5:05 am
VALPARAISO, Indiana - There are some 500 Civil War veterans buried in Porter County.
- Orange Ribbon Week shines spotlight on underage drinking Updated: Apr-29-16 5:05 am
LAKE STATION, Indiana - Illusionist Jaden Maxwell used playing cards and a rope to show how illusions distort reality just as alcohol distorts perception.
- Text-to-911 service coming to northwestern Indiana county Updated: Apr-29-16 2:08 am
CROWN POINT, Indiana - People in a northwestern Indiana county will soon be able to text 911 emergency messages.
- Pence honors Indiana basketball team whose bus crashed Updated: Apr-28-16 2:58 am
GRIFFITH, Indiana - A northwestern Indiana high school basketball team whose bus overturned in March has been honored by Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.
- Indiana man trying again to get murder conviction overturned Updated: Apr-27-16 2:10 am
VALPARAISO, Indiana - A northwest Indiana man is trying again to have his conviction overturned in the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend.
- Indiana State Museum to unveil bicentennial artifact exhibit Updated: Apr-26-16 10:55 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana State Museum is set to unveil its collection of 200 artifacts that have been either made or used by famous residents in honor of the state's bicentennial.