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        Halloween Forecast: Wet, windy and possible snowflakes

        Happy Halloween: A wet windy holiday will bring on plenty of tricks today. Winds quickly switch out of the north and become blustery. We have a wind advisory until 8 PM. NNW winds will rise to 25-35 mph sustained with gusts over 40 mph. Light rainfall continues into this afternoon, with a chance of snow mixing in late. Thunderstorms even have a shot of firing up over Lake Michigan.
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        Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse

        A Maine judge gave nurse Kaci Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat Friday in their bid to restrict her movements as a precaution against Ebola. More>>

        FBI offering reward for information leading to arrest of man involved in two Michigan robberies

        Digital image of the Bank Robber at Comerica Bank (FBI) Digital image of the Bank Robber at Comerica Bank (FBI)

        The Federal Bureau of Investigation is offering a reward of up to $12,000 for information leading to the arrests of a suspect involved in two Michigan robberies.A press release by the FBI said an unknown man used a handgun to rob a PNC Bank in Galesburg Mich. on May 29th and a Comerica Bank in Comstock Township Mich.
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        Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigns

        Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigned Friday, setting the stage for new leadership at the top of one of the nation's most prominent athletic departments. More>>

        FOX28 fans show off their halloween costumes

        The weather isn't the only thing that is frightening this Halloween.This year FOX28 wanted our viewers to send in their costumes for a chance to win a Simpson's Prize pack. We received an overwhelming response.
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        After murder suspect is caught, a sigh of relief

        For 48 days, Eric Frein was everywhere and nowhere, supposedly sighted again and again, only to melt back into the woods in a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse. More>>

        Mishawaka Police looking for missing, endangered teenage girl

        Mya Hershberger (Image courtesy of Mishawaka Police) Mya Hershberger (Image courtesy of Mishawaka Police)

        Police are asking for the public's help to find a 15-year-old girl who has missing for almost two months. Mishawaka Police say Mya Hershberger has been missing from her home since Sept. 5. Police say they believe Hershberger is endangered because she has not had any communication with her family during that time.
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        Hillary Clinton heckled at another campaign event

        The former Secretary of State was repeatedly heckled during a rally at the University of Maryland Thursday. Clinton was there to show support for Democratic Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown who is running for Governor. More than a dozen pro-immigrant activists who call themselves "United We Dream" yelled throughout most of her speech. Some protesters in the bleachers were escorted out by security officers. More>>

        Elkhart plans to convert two downtown streets to two-way traffic

        Elkhart is making plans to convert two downtown streets from one-way to two-way traffic. Mayor Dick Moore issued a press release Friday announcing that 2nd St. between Harrison St. and Tyler St., and Tyler St. between 2nd St. and Main St., will both be switching over to two-way traffic.
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        Phone companies secretly tracking you

        Think you're the only one who knows what you've been viewing on your phone's internet browser? Think again. Cell phone companies can secretly track your online activity and sell that information to advertisers. Before you answer that call, there are some secrets cell phone companies may not want you to hear. Like it or not they "do" track what you do online and sell that valuable information to advertisers. Aaron Messing, a privacy lawyer says, "Most think they're browsing activity is anonym... More>>

        St. Joseph, Michigan creates the best indoor Halloween

        When it comes to holiday events, St. Joseph, Michigan, never fails at putting on some good family fun! Between trick-or-treating in the downtown to riding the carousel in your costume, St. Joe has all the events a family needs for the weekend.Tricks and Treats fun starts Oct. 30-Nov. 2at the Silver Beach Carousel, 333 Broad St. The haunted “Scare”ousel will delight all ages with its eerie decorations, spooky music and ghost town electric train diorama. Anyone coming to the Carousel in costume... More>>

        Change coming to former College Football Hall Of Fame Video included

        A part of downtown South Bend once sidelined might be making a comeback. It's been about 2 years since the College Football Hall of Fame closed. With the gridiron out front and the building's unique shape, it's hard not to recognize it as a central part of downtown. Just last week city leaders started talking again about what to do with the site. More>>

        USPS Issued Holiday Shipping Deadlines

        USPS Issued Holiday Shipping Deadlines

        To ensure that holiday mail and packages are delivered in time for Christmas, the Postal Service recommends the following mailing and shipping deadlines. More>>

        South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg calls "Mayor's Night Out" a success

        South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is calling his first "Mayor's Night Out" since returning from Afghanistan a success.The event gives the public the chance to speak with the Mayor one-on-one about any concerns about the city they may have. More>>

        No injuries in house fire on Fremont St. in South Bend

        Firefighters have left the scene of an early morning blaze on Fremont Street. More>>

        Inmate punches Illinois judge in the head

        An Illinois judge is in the hospital after an inmate punched him in the head in the middle of the courtroom. More>>

        South Bend residents don't feel safe after fatal double shooting Video included

        Most residents were afraid to talk to our news crew on camera, but all of them said they don't feel safe living there. Most residents were afraid to talk to our news crew on camera, but all of them said they don't feel safe living there.

        Police are still looking for the suspect in last night's double shooting.It all happened in the 1200 block of South Bend Avenue Apartments around 5:30 p.m. Tommy Thompson, 26, died from a gun shot to the head. His father, Ricky Thompson, was also shot, but is expected to recover.
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        Son pays tribute to memory of police officer dad during Bremen High School game Video included

        BREMEN- The community of Bremen suffered a huge loss twelve years ago when three men were killed by a drunk driver. One of those men was policeman Chad Beeson. Beeson didn't live to see his son Beau, play high school football, but Chad Beeson's presence was deeply felt this past Friday. That's when Beau had the game of his life, on the very anniversary of his father's death. It happened in the second quarter as the Lions were driving. Beau, in the end zone said it felt like he was running for... More>>

        Hospice at Home offers holiday blues program in southwest Michigan

        Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare affiliate, is preparing for their annual Holiday Blues program. It's an opportunity for individuals, family, and friends to participate in meaningful sharing while gaining strength to walk through grief during the holiday season.The program is free and open to the community. Registration is encouraged but not required.Thursday, November 13 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. Hospice at Home 4025 Health Park Lane, St. JosephContact DJ Hosbein or Jaime Hoover at (269) 429-... More>>

        Councilman fed up with shootings near Notre Dame

        South Bend Council Dr. Fred Ferlic has had enough of the violence surrounding the Notre Dame campus. He's been pushing the city to collaborate with Notre Dame to ramp up security in and around the school. More>>

        Elkhart County absentee voting satellite center open again this weekend

        Voters in Elkhart County wishing to cast in-person absentee votes can do so at the county's satellite center again this Saturday. Registered voters will now be able to cast their ballot at the Middlebury Town Hall in Middlebury, as well as at the First Brethren Church in Nappanee. Elkhart County has already had the required absentee voting centers at the Elkhart County Administration Building in Goshen, and a satellite absentee voting location at the County Courts Building in Elkhart. More>>

        Growing RV industry means more jobs for Michiana Video included

        The last three years the RV industry has seen tremendous growth coming out of the recession. Increased sales and production are expected within the coming years. More>>

        Osolo Elementary students plant trees to replace those lost to Emerald Ash Borer

        Three Osolo Elementary students dig a hole to plant the tree. Three Osolo Elementary students dig a hole to plant the tree.

        Students from Osolo Elementary joined with community members Tuesday and Wednesday to plant 12 trees in the almost-empty front lawn of Osolo Elementary. The event was inspired by National NeighborWoods Month when communities across the country pledged to plant trees to improve the health and vitality of their city.
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        ND in top 3 of preseason women's AP poll

        Despite losing three starters from last year's national runner-up, the Notre Dame women's basketball team is still ranked in the top three of the Associated Press's preseason poll. More>>

        Police searching for suspect after fatal South Bend Ave. shooting

        Brian Rankin (Image courtesy of St. Joseph County Metro Homicide) Brian Rankin (Image courtesy of St. Joseph County Metro Homicide)

        One person is dead, and police are searching for a suspect in the wake of Wednesday night's double shooting in South Bend. St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit (CMHU) officers confirmed 27-year-old Tommy Thompson was killed and his father, Ricky Thompson was wounded when gunfire broke out just before 6:00pm on the 1200 block of South Bend Ave. More>>

        Adopt-A-Family

        FOX28 is very proud to begin our fourteenth holiday season sponsoring the Adopt-A-Family program. We have again teamed up with area service organizations to make the holidays better for struggling families and to help others share in the spirit of giving. To learn how you can help out another family in our area, or to apply for help, contact your local service organization listed below. More>>

        Trick or Treating safety tips and times for 2014

        TUESDAY, Oct. 29 (HealthDay News) -- There's no trick to keeping children safe on Halloween; it just takes some basic precautions to make sure the evening is a treat, an expert says. More>>

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        • FBI offering reward for information leading to arrest of man involved in two Michigan robberies

          FBI offering reward for information leading to arrest of man involved in two Michigan robberies

          Digital image of the Bank Robber at Comerica Bank (FBI)Digital image of the Bank Robber at Comerica Bank (FBI)
          The Federal Bureau of Investigation is offering a reward of up to $12,000 for information leading to the arrests of a suspect involved in two Michigan robberies.A press release by the FBI said an unknown man used a handgun to rob a PNC Bank in Galesburg Mich. on May 29th and a Comerica Bank in Comstock Township Mich.More >>
          The Federal Bureau of Investigation is offering a reward of up to $12,000 for information leading to the arrests of a suspect involved in two Michigan robberies.A press release by the FBI said an unknown man used a handgun to rob a PNC Bank in Galesburg Mich. on May 29th and a Comerica Bank in Comstock Township Mich.
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        • FOX28 fans show off their halloween costumes

          FOX28 fans show off their halloween costumes

          The weather isn't the only thing that is frightening this Halloween.This year FOX28 wanted our viewers to send in their costumes for a chance to win a Simpson's Prize pack. We received an overwhelming response.More >>
          The weather isn't the only thing that is frightening this Halloween.This year FOX28 wanted our viewers to send in their costumes for a chance to win a Simpson's Prize pack. We received an overwhelming response.
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        • Mishawaka Police looking for missing, endangered teenage girl

          Mishawaka Police looking for missing, endangered teenage girl

          Mya Hershberger (Image courtesy of Mishawaka Police)Mya Hershberger (Image courtesy of Mishawaka Police)
          Police are asking for the public's help to find a 15-year-old girl who has missing for almost two months. Mishawaka Police say Mya Hershberger has been missing from her home since Sept. 5. Police say they believe Hershberger is endangered because she has not had any communication with her family during that time.More >>
          Police are asking for the public's help to find a 15-year-old girl who has missing for almost two months. Mishawaka Police say Mya Hershberger has been missing from her home since Sept. 5. Police say they believe Hershberger is endangered because she has not had any communication with her family during that time.
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        • Bremen's Beeson has the game of his life on the anniversary of his father's death

          Bremen's Beeson has the game of his life on the anniversary of his father's death

           Beau Beeson had the game of his life last Friday on the same day his father was killed 11 years ago.  Chad Beeson was a police officer volunteering for the Bremen football team on 10-24-03.  Along with Carey Jones and Casey Miller, Beeson lost his life near Butler, Indiana when a drunk driver hit them head on.. Fast forward to the 11th anniversary.  Chad played his heart out for dad scoring 2 touchdowns in his honor.  It was a night he'll never forget.More >>
           Beau Beeson had the game of his life last Friday on the same day his father was killed 11 years ago.  Chad Beeson was a police officer volunteering for the Bremen football team on 10-24-03.  Along with Carey Jones and Casey Miller, Beeson lost his life near Butler, Indiana when a drunk driver hit them head on.. Fast forward to the 11th anniversary.  Chad played his heart out for dad scoring 2 touchdowns in his honor.  It was a night he'll never forget.
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        • New Prairie hopes for a new outcome in semi-state

          New Prairie hopes for a new outcome in semi-state

          New Prairie is headed to the semi-state portion of the IHSAA volleyball tournament for the second year in a row.More >>
          New Prairie is headed to the semi-state portion of the IHSAA volleyball tournament for the second year in a row.More >>
        • ND "anxious" to get back on the field

          ND "anxious" to get back on the field

          The final preparations for defending Navy's triple option are being made as Notre Dame gets ready to head to Washington D.C. this weekend.More >>
          The final preparations for defending Navy's triple option are being made as Notre Dame gets ready to head to Washington D.C. this weekend.More >>
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          FOX28 Sports brings you all the high school football you can handle.  Your teams!  Your towns!  Your highlights! All right here on FOX28.com.  When You Want It.More >>
          FOX28 Sports brings you all the high school football you can handle.  Your teams!  Your towns!  Your highlights! All right here on FOX28.com.  When You Want It.
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