Bookmark and Share

rss logo Top South Bend Area Local News Stories

Source: WNDU - Home - Headlines

Republican-led Senate passes bill authorizing Keystone XL oil pipeline

On Thursday afternoon, the Republican-led Senate passed a bill authorizing the Keystone XL oil pipeline, defying a veto threat from President Obama.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:46:16 GMT

Indiana Gov. Pence scraps plan for state-run news website

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has halted the development of a state-run news website after days of criticism over its plans to offer prewritten stories.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:52:05 GMT

Indiana couple held in boy's death now facing drug charges

A northeastern Indiana couple charged in connection with the death of a 3-year-old boy whose burned body was found dumped in a wooded area now face drug charges.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:13:13 GMT

Panel backs allowing removal of Ritz as Indiana state school board leader

An Indiana House committee has backed changing state law so that the elected state schools superintendent would no longer automatically chair the State Board of Education.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:28:14 GMT

Crime Watch: Surveillance photos

In this week’s Crime Watch, Lt. Cindy Kilgore from CrimeStoppers brought along some pictures from her photo album of unsolved crimes.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:11:59 GMT

Legislation would allow alcohol at Indiana retirement, nursing homes

A group of residents at a Bloomington retirement home are spearheading a legislative push to allow alcohol to be served at Indiana's nursing homes and retirement communities.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:02:13 GMT

South Bend YMCA hosts day camp for kids

Rather than spending this Thursday cooped up at home, kids spent the morning doing crafts and playing various games.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:08:10 GMT

In court: Osceola man who confessed to molesting young relative

Leonard Leach, 63, was arrested on December 12, 2014, and charged with child molesting and attempted child molesting. He confessed after the victim told a doctor and her mother about what happened.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18:58:49 GMT

Elkhart County police search for burglary, meth suspects

The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help locating two men with warrants for their arrest.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:04:26 GMT

New treatment puts peripheral arterial disease sufferers back on their feet

Roughly 27-million people in North America and Europe alone suffer from peripheral arterial disease, or PAD. The disease limits blood flow to leg muscles, which can make it difficult to walk.

Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:30:12 GMT