Bishop Ford Accident Claims Life of Schererville Woman

illinois state police

Illinois State Police say a Schererville woman driving on the inbound Bishop Ford Freeway was killed this morning when a tire apparently flew off a Chevy Blazer from the outbound side of the highway and struck her car, crushing part...

Read more:


Global Torch Relay for Peace Runs Through East Chicago

peace run 1

(Photos Courtesy of ECTV)

peace run 2

In East Chicago, Mayor Anthony Copeland and children from the East Chicago Park Stars Summer Camp greeted a group of Peace Runners on Tuesday morning that came in to spread the message of peace. The Peace...

Read more:


Lawsuits Filed Against Companies Scamming Homeowners

Indiana OAG Official Seal

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller today filed lawsuits against seven companies for operating fraudulent mortgage rescue or loan modification schemes that allegedly scammed consumers out of more than 14-thousand dollars in large, upfront fees. The lawsuits are part of a...

Read more:


LaPorte PD Wanted Person of the Week: Matthew McCleery

matthew mccleery 1

(Photos Courtesy of the LaPorte Police Department)

matthew mccleery 2

A 29 year old man wanted on a warrant out of LaPorte Circuit Court for probation violation, for an original charge for receiving stolen property, is this week's “Wanted Person of the Week”...

Read more:


Charges Filed in East Chicago Weekend Murder

East Chicago PD

An East Chicago man is accused of murder in a homicide that occurred over the weekend. East Chicago Police Chief Mark Becker announced today that charges have been filed through the Lake County Prosecutor's Office against 45-year-old Earl Ray Freeman...

Read more:


Indiana BMV Begins Reinstatement Relief Program

A new program started this week to help Indiana drivers with suspended licenses get legal and get back behind the wheel. The Commissioner of Indiana's BMV says the purpose is also to reduce the number of drivers on the state's...

Read more:


Dangerous Swimming Conditions Expected

Meteorologists with the National Weather Service offices in Chicago and Northern Indiana say dangerous swimming conditions are expected in Lake Michigan through Thursday morning.  High waves, possibly up to eleven feet in some areas, and strong rip currents and structural...

Read more:


Filing Opens for Tri-Creek School Board Elections

The Tri-Creek School Corporation in Lowell announces the filing period for those interested in running for Tri-Creek School Corporation's Board of School Trustees in the upcoming election opens today (Wednesday, July 23, 2014) and continues through 12 noon Friday, August...

Read more:


Driver on Bishop Ford Freeway Dies After Tire Hits Car

Illinois State Police say a woman driving on the inbound Bishop Ford Freeway died after a tire flew off a vehicle from the outbound side of the highway and struck her car. Authorities say the accident happened at about 6-o'clock...

Read more:


Accident on Inbound Bishop Ford


An accident, with a serious injury reported, is causing lengthy delays for Indiana motorists trying to commute to downtown Chicago via I-94.  The accident scene, located just after the steel bridge on the inbound Bishop Ford Freeway, was blocking the...

Read more:


Page 9 of 144


Laura-WLJE Scott-WLJE Brent-WLJE
Region News Team
Region News Team
Region News Team
Region News Team
Region News Team
Region News Team


Please update your Flash Player to view content.