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A boy was killed Wednesday in Northwest Indiana's second fatal hit-and-run crash within a week.
LAKE STATION | An 11-count federal indictment filed Wednesday alleges Mayor Keith Soderquist and his wife, Deborah Soderquist, improperly used money from the city's food pantry and his re-election campaign at local casinos.
MUNSTER | People across Northwest Indiana began observing Passover on Monday night.
HARVEY | Police arrested a 25-year-old man who is a suspect in a 2011 homicide and wanted on five additional outstanding arrest warrants.
GARY | A 13-year-old boy died late Saturday after being struck in a hit-and-run crash in the 4900 block of Vermont Street in Gary, police said.
HOBART | Mayor Brian Snedecor announced Sunday his administration will not support a privately owned immigration detention center in Hobart.
GARY | An East Chicago man was identified Thursday as one of two men who died in a two-car fiery collision last month, officials said.
LAKE STATION | Rich's Gas Station was robbed at gunpoint for a second time in less than a week, Lake Station police said.
GARY | At least three news releases promoting the re-election of Rep. Vernon Smith, D-Gary, were sent within a week using resources from the Indiana University Northwest School of Education.
CHESTERTON | Officials in Colorado believe they may have found the body of a Chesterton man who went missing last month while on a hiking trip.
EAST CHICAGO | The FBI identified two East Chicago residents accused of taking part in a brazen armed bank robbery and shooting at officers.
HAMMOND | Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. plans to propose a resolution to the City Council later this month that would help fund an environmental study on the impact of the South Shore extension but would hold off on providing funding to the extension.
HAMMOND | Eight people were arrested Tuesday in a brawl that began when the mother of one of two teens fighting jumped in, police said.
MUNSTER | A Munster woman is asking a federal judge to compel the state to recognize her as a married woman before she dies.
HAMMOND | A 37-year-old woman was shot to death by her husband late Saturday, police said.
GARY | A city worker was carjacked at gunpoint Tuesday morning in his department vehicle, police said.
HAMMOND | A Porter County man is accused of swindling investors from their life savings and retirement accounts.
MERRILLVILLE | A man believed to be involved in two robberies of Fifth Third Bank branches was arrested Thursday, police said.
HAMMOND | A former Lake Ridge Community Schools business manager was charged in federal court with embezzling $134,054 in school funds, according to court records.
LAKE STATION | Lake Station is expected to become the latest Lake County community to provide financial backing for the South Shore extension to Dyer.
LANSING | Police are investigating the death of a 2-year-old child who was found dead in the 17900 block of Wildwood Avenue.
As Northwest Indiana residents scramble to fill out a bracket, some might want to pause before adding money to the mix.
HAMMOND | The Rev. Peter J. Georgacakes never really did retire.
GARY | One person was killed and two others were shot Monday night in the 1100 block of Dekalb Street, police said.
Tucked behind a shopping plaza on a quieter stretch of U.S. 41 in St. John, a small shop is part of the booming industry of electronic cigarettes.
EAST CHICAGO | A 23-year-old man is facing federal gun charges after he was arrested Friday by the Region STOP Team, police said.
SCHERERVILLE | Stormtroopers roamed the Villa Cesare on Sunday alongside the grim reaper, princesses and a man donning a Spider-Man Snuggie.
HAMMOND | A Gary man who could face 24 years in prison said in federal court records he was driven to take part in an armed bank robbery that wounded an officer because he wanted to buy Christmas gifts for his children.
HAMMOND | A man died late Sunday after being shot in an officer-related shooting in the 6600 block of Ohio Avenue, police said.
EAST CHICAGO | Police continue investigating Monday night's shooting that killed one teen and critically injured another.
HAMMOND | A former Merrillville Town Court clerk could face 30 to 37 months in prison, according to a sentencing memorandums filed in federal court this week.
DOLTON | Two people were wounded, one critically, in a shooting Tuesday night about a block away from Thornridge High School, police said.
GARY | An 18-year-old man was found shot to death inside a car Monday morning, marking the region's first homicide of the year, police said.
Three Lake County bars were charged by Indiana State Excise Police with public nuisance for promoting professional gambling on the eve of Super Bowl XLVIII.
LANSING | A former University of Wisconsin football player was charged Thursday with home invasion and child abduction, police said.
PORTAGE TOWNSHIP | A 28-year-old man was arrested Thursday after threatening to harm himself and his son, Porter County deputies said.
More than a dozen Northwest Indiana Speedway convenience stores were cited by Indiana State Excise Police for selling alcohol on Christmas Day.
CROWN POINT | A 31-year-old man officials had been searching for since he failed to return to the Kimbrough Work Release Center was found dead last weekend.
HAMMOND | A Gary man accused of purchasing a child to produce child pornography plans to plead guilty in federal court this week, according to court documents.
VALPARAISO | A fire late Saturday destroyed a Fagen Pharmacy for the second time in less than a year.
CHICAGO | Jerry Dalrymple, of Chicago, first fell in love with his LaPorte summer home eight years ago.
GARY | Truck driver Shelly Vanscyoc said she cringes at the thought of driving on Indiana interstates.
MICHIGAN CITY | Three people were killed and more than 20 motorists were injured in a crash involving more than 40 vehicles in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 near mile marker 37, Indiana State Police said.
CHICAGO | A Homewood man and a Harvey man are among a group accused of fraudulently obtaining 28 car loans worth $914,000, according to court records.
GRIFFITH | Residents south of Main Street are under a 48-hour boil order after a water main break Sunday disrupted service, officials said.
HAMMOND | The Good Neighbor Christmas Cheer Fund raised a record $48,793.31 during the holiday season.
EAGLE CREEK TOWNSHIP | A 37-year-old woman and her 1-month-old baby were killed Thursday morning in a vehicle crash believed to be caused by icy road conditions, officials said.
WHITING | Martina Mirelez is ready to get her life back.
GARY | Police were searching Wednesday for a driver who shot a Valparaiso man during a road rage incident on I-80/94.
EAST CHICAGO | A fire Tuesday night in East Chicago displaced at least 10 people and damaged two buildings, officials said.
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