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        Elkhart County Sheriff travels to Nevada for rancher dispute

        Elkhart County Sheriff, Brad Rogers spent his weekend in Nevada, but not to visit the Hoover Dam or gamble in Las Vegas.Rogers says he was invited by Oath Keepers, a group that's devoted to defending the Constitution, to visit a ranch in Bunkerville, Nevada that is the center of controversy.
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        South Bend to consider comprehensive smoking ban

        South Bend is considering a comprehensive smoking ban ordinance that would prevent people from smoking in any indoor business, including bars and clubs. More>>

        Murdered 11-year-old's family speaks about cold case Video included

        A very emotional news conference for the family of both Jodi Parrack and Raymond McCann. The mother of Jodi Parrack, once known as Valerie, but now goes by Jo, stood along side her niece Alea Holliday, friend Robin Bowen, sister Kristy Pearson, and the sister-in-law to Raymond McCann, Julie McCann. More>>

        Water Protection Working Group searching for solutions to contaminated water problem

        You shouldn't have to think twice when you're drinking water from your tap, but for many in Granger and other areas of St. Joe County it isa constant concern. Health experts have found high levels of nitrates in water drawn from wells. A group has been working to help solve the problem. It's called the Drinking Water Protection Working Group. They met Wednesday to discuss the problem. Notre Dame Emeritus Professor of Biology Ronald Hellenthal is a member of the group. "It's not a simple thing... More>>

        Singer Kenny Loggins set for Indiana GOP meeting

        Singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins is set to perform at the Indiana Republican Convention in Fort Wayne. More>>

        Indiana cat missing 5 years reunited with owner

        A cat that went missing five years ago has been reunited with its owner in Indiana thanks to an implanted microchip. More>>

        Brey: Grant still plans to return to ND

        After being suspended from Notre Dame in January, there was some concern whether or not shooting guard Jerian Grant would in fact return to campus or forgo his eligibility and enter the NBA draft. Wednesday Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey put to rest any rumors that Jerian would declare for the draft. More>>

        Mayor Moore presents Elkhart's Key To The City

        Mayor Dick Moore presented the Key to the City to Paul Randall on Wednesday at Hubbard Hill Estates Retirement Community.  Mr. Randall is 96 years old amd who served in World War II, but he still competes in a national rowing competition. More>>

        Additional charges filed in death of 12-year-old girl

        Additional charges have been filed against two men accused in the death of a 12-year-old Benton Township girl last weekend. The Benton Charter Township Police Department announced Wednesday that Jakeeme Griffin and Juan Hassel Jr. have each been charged with assault with intent to murder and felony firearms. More>>

        Michigan murderer who escaped arraigned

        A convicted multiple killer who broke out of a Michigan prison in February has been arraigned on escape, carjacking and kidnapping charges. More>>

        Purdue shooting suspect seeks to drop lawyer

        A judge has turned down a request from the man charged with killing a fellow Purdue University student during a classroom attack that he be allowed to fire his defense attorney and represent himself in court. More>>

        Local hospital needs more organ donors

        April is National Donate Life Month and Memorial Hospital is celebrating with a Donate Life Program and Donor Registration Drive. Currently, more than 120,000 men, women and children are waiting for a lifesaving organ transplant in the United States. In Indiana alone, there are more than 1,500 people. More>>

        South Bend Airport goes International

        South Bend Regional Airport is going from a regional airport to an International Airport. Airport officials announced Wednesday that international flights are in the works for Mexico and Bahamas, and they are looking into future flights to Europe, including Ireland. More>>

        Notre Dame "Tip-Off for Heart" promotes cardiovascular health

        Notre Dame's second annual "Tip-Off For Heart" event is happening today. The American Heart Association is once again teaming up with the University of Notre Dame's head coach of the men's basketball team, Mike Brey. It's happening today at Purcell Pavillion at the Joyce Center.The event's goal is to raise awareness surrounding men's heart health and it is part of the local "Men of Heart" initiative. More>>

        Clean Your Files Day

        Today is clean your files day. The City of South Bend, Central Files, Inc., Integral/WasteAway, and the Solid Waste Management District of St. Joseph County have teamed up to help you shred and recycle your unwanted files, free of charge.If you're ready to make some extra room on your desk, just head over to the former Hall of Fame gridiron. They are there to help you out from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.
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        SB Police Chief, Council discuss problems with recruiting Video included

        South Bend leaders are reacting to a violent milestone. The latest shooting, Monday night, marked the 30 in the city this year. There have been seven homicides since January 1.The South Bend Common Council's Health and Public Safety committee met Tuesday and a big concern that came up is manpower on the police force. More>>

        Hearing dates set for suspect in 2-year-old's shooting death

        Initial hearing dates have been set for the eight people charged in connection to the death of 2-year-old John Swoveland of South Bend. More>>

        Multiple departments called in for late night house fire

        Clay Township fire crews called in multiple crews to battle a late night house fire. It happened Tuesday night around 11:15 p.m. on Pam Dr.Dispatchers say by 2:15 a.m. Wednesday morning, the fire was mostly clear with just one crew on the scene to watch for hotspots. More>>

        ND winningest seniors say good-bye to fans Video included

        The Irish Women's Basketball Banquet was one last chance for Notre Dame's winningest senior class in school history to say goodbye to the fans that have cheered them on these past four years. "It is sad, but it's also bittersweet because I know there's so much ahead, but I also don't want to leave such a great place behind," said 2013-14 team MVP Kayla McBride. "Notre Dame has done so much for me as a person, as a basketball player. It's something that I'll cherish for the rest of my life. Bu... More>>

        Sexual misconduct suspect Ryan Mouch appears in court

        The Mishawaka High School hall monitor accused of sexual misconduct with a student, was in court Tuesday.Ryan Mouch's trial date was set for August 11th. The 25 year-old defendant asked the court for permission to reside in Ohio as the case progresses.
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        SBPD investigating shooting on South Bend's west side

        Police are investigating a shooting on the west side of South Bend.It happened a little after 9pm Monday night near the intersection of Western Avenue and Kosciuszko Street. More>>

        Winona Lake man accused of raping teen

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        A 50-year-old Winona Lake man has been charged with raping a 17-year-old Warsaw girl. More>>

        Backers, opponents of Michigan ban react to ruling

        A woman who successfully sued the University of Michigan over racial preferences says the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to uphold a state ban on using race in university admissions is a "great victory" for voters and... More>>

        FEMA okays aid for 19 Indiana counties hit by storm

        The Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved disaster aid for 19 Indiana counties hit by a January storm that brought paralyzing snow and frigid readings. More>>

        SMART program celebrating graduates from first class

        The Supporting Manufacturers and Regional Talent (SMART) program is holding a graduation ceremony, Tuesday evening.It will be at the Colfax Auditorium in the St. Joseph County Library in South Bend at 6:00pm.This is the first class to graduate from the program. SMART trains 48 people through a twelve week course to get their Certified Production Technician certification.The City of South Bend says the certification allows people to get jobs in manufacturing and also gives employers a stronger... More>>

        Ivy Tech looking to convert former Hall of Fame building into culinary center

        Ivy Tech wants to turn the old College Football Hall of Fame building into the new home for their culinary education program. According to the South Bend Mayor's office, Ivy Tech and the City of South Bend have reached an agreement to try to convert the 52,000-square-foot building into the Ivy Tech Culinary Arts Food Education Center. More>>

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        • Gov. Snyder cool to demand that unions give money

          Gov. Snyder cool to demand that unions give money

          Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder isn't embracing a top Republican lawmaker's demand that Detroit unions contribute money to help shore up pensions as part of the city's strategy for exiting bankruptcy.More >>
          Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder isn't embracing a top Republican lawmaker's demand that Detroit unions contribute money to help shore up pensions as part of the city's strategy for exiting bankruptcy.More >>
        • Priest, aide accused of stealing from church

          Priest, aide accused of stealing from church

          A Detroit-area Catholic priest and his parish administrator have been accused of an eight-year scheme to steal nearly $700,000 from their church.More >>
          A Detroit-area Catholic priest and his parish administrator have been accused of an eight-year scheme to steal nearly $700,000 from their church.More >>
        • Dowagiac Police Blotter 4-23-14

          Dowagiac Police Blotter 4-23-14

          Dowagiac Police Department Daily Incident Blotter From Tuesday 04/22/14 at 5:00am through Wednesday 04/23/14 at 5:00am Tuesday 7:35am Main St / Pennsylvania Ave Traffic Policing 8:12am 300 Block of Oak St General Assistance 9:25am McCleary St / Sherwood St Traffic Crash, No injuries 10:27am 100 Block of Lincoln St Sex Offender Registry Violation 11:40am Law and Courts Building Multiple Outstanding Warrant Arrest, 1 Suspect 12:19pm 500 Block of Vineyard Place Dr General Assistance 2:32pm ...More >>
          Dowagiac Police Department Daily Incident Blotter From Tuesday 04/22/14 at 5:00am through Wednesday 04/23/14 at 5:00am Tuesday 7:35am Main St / Pennsylvania Ave Traffic Policing 8:12am 300 Block of Oak St General Assistance 9:25am McCleary St / Sherwood St Traffic Crash, No injuries 10:27am 100 Block of Lincoln St Sex Offender Registry Violation 11:40am Law and Courts Building Multiple Outstanding Warrant Arrest, 1 Suspect 12:19pm 500 Block of Vineyard Place Dr General Assistance 2:32pm ...More >>
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        • Water Protection Working Group searching for solutions to contaminated water problem

          Water Protection Working Group searching for solutions to contaminated water problem

          You shouldn't have to think twice when you're drinking water from your tap, but for many in Granger and other areas of St. Joe County it isa constant concern. Health experts have found high levels of nitrates in water drawn from wells. A group has been working to help solve the problem. It's called the Drinking Water Protection Working Group. They met Wednesday to discuss the problem. Notre Dame Emeritus Professor of Biology Ronald Hellenthal is a member of the group. "It's not a simple thing...More >>
          You shouldn't have to think twice when you're drinking water from your tap, but for many in Granger and other areas of St. Joe County it isa constant concern. Health experts have found high levels of nitrates in water drawn from wells. A group has been working to help solve the problem. It's called the Drinking Water Protection Working Group. They met Wednesday to discuss the problem. Notre Dame Emeritus Professor of Biology Ronald Hellenthal is a member of the group. "It's not a simple thing...More >>
        • Elkhart County Sheriff travels to Nevada for rancher dispute

          Elkhart County Sheriff travels to Nevada for rancher dispute

          Elkhart County Sheriff, Brad Rogers spent his weekend in Nevada, but not to visit the Hoover Dam or gamble in Las Vegas.Rogers says he was invited by Oath Keepers, a group that's devoted to defending the Constitution, to visit a ranch in Bunkerville, Nevada that is the center of controversy.More >>
          Elkhart County Sheriff, Brad Rogers spent his weekend in Nevada, but not to visit the Hoover Dam or gamble in Las Vegas.Rogers says he was invited by Oath Keepers, a group that's devoted to defending the Constitution, to visit a ranch in Bunkerville, Nevada that is the center of controversy.
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        • Mayor Moore presents Elkhart's Key To The City

          Mayor Moore presents Elkhart's Key To The City

          Mayor Dick Moore presented the Key to the City to Paul Randall on Wednesday at Hubbard Hill Estates Retirement Community.  Mr. Randall is 96 years old amd who served in World War II, but he still competes in a national rowing competition.More >>
          Mayor Dick Moore presented the Key to the City to Paul Randall on Wednesday at Hubbard Hill Estates Retirement Community.  Mr. Randall is 96 years old amd who served in World War II, but he still competes in a national rowing competition.More >>
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        • NSC teams will join the Northern Indiana Conference

          NSC teams will join the Northern Indiana Conference

          Last August FOX 28 broke the story that the Northern State Conference would be dissolving and 4 teams would be looking for a new home. Wednesday night, Bremen, Glenn, Jimtown and New Prairie have found their league. The four remaining teams will join the big boys of the Northern Indiana Conference for the 2015-16 season. That means the 9 NIC teams will now have 13. There are still a lot of details for most of the sports, but we have learned that at least football will be split in 2 divisio...More >>
          Last August FOX 28 broke the story that the Northern State Conference would be dissolving and 4 teams would be looking for a new home. Wednesday night, Bremen, Glenn, Jimtown and New Prairie have found their league. The four remaining teams will join the big boys of the Northern Indiana Conference for the 2015-16 season. That means the 9 NIC teams will now have 13. There are still a lot of details for most of the sports, but we have learned that at least football will be split in 2 divisio...More >>
        • Brey: Grant still plans to return to ND

          Brey: Grant still plans to return to ND

          After being suspended from Notre Dame in January, there was some concern whether or not shooting guard Jerian Grant would in fact return to campus or forgo his eligibility and enter the NBA draft. Wednesday Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey put to rest any rumors that Jerian would declare for the draft.More >>
          After being suspended from Notre Dame in January, there was some concern whether or not shooting guard Jerian Grant would in fact return to campus or forgo his eligibility and enter the NBA draft. Wednesday Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey put to rest any rumors that Jerian would declare for the draft.More >>
        • Notre Dame gets verbal commit #7

          Notre Dame gets verbal commit #7

          The Notre Dame football team got verbal commitment #7 from Cary-Grove, IL recruit Trevor Ruhland. According to Irish Sports Daily, he tips the scale at 270 and stands 6'4". He chose the Irish over Duke, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and Purdue. Ruhland is considered a 3-Star recruit by many services.More >>
          The Notre Dame football team got verbal commitment #7 from Cary-Grove, IL recruit Trevor Ruhland. According to Irish Sports Daily, he tips the scale at 270 and stands 6'4". He chose the Irish over Duke, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and Purdue. Ruhland is considered a 3-Star recruit by many services.More >>
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        • Donate Life Month 2

          Donate Life Month 2

          Amir Abbas rejoins us from South Bend as he learns more about some donor sign up events for Donate Life Month.More >>
          Amir Abbas rejoins us from South Bend as he learns more about some donor sign up events for Donate Life Month.
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        • Donate Life Month 1

          Donate Life Month 1

          Amir Abbas joins us from Memorial Hospital in South Bend where he is learning how you can sign up to be a donor for Donate Life Month.More >>
          Amir Abbas joins us from Memorial Hospital in South Bend where he is learning how you can sign up to be a donor for Donate Life Month.
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        • Pet Refuge

          Pet Refuge

          Joe Hansel is joined by Pet Refuge with two puppies that are available for adoption.More >>
          Joe Hansel is joined by Pet Refuge with two puppies that are available for adoption.
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        • Golf Challenge

          Golf Challenge

          Be sure to catch the FOX28 Golf Challenge every Wednesday night during FOX28 News at 10. Dean and Adam take on challengers from all over Michiana.More >>
          Be sure to catch the FOX28 Golf Challenge every Wednesday night during FOX28 News at 10. Dean and Adam take on challengers from all over Michiana.
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        • Relay for Life 2014

          Relay for Life 2014

          Where can you CELEBRATE cancer survivorship, REMEMBER loved ones lost, and FIGHT BACK against a disease that takes too much? At the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in your community!More >>
          Where can you CELEBRATE cancer survivorship, REMEMBER loved ones lost, and FIGHT BACK against a disease that takes too much? At the American Cancer Society Relay For Life event in your community!More >>
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