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South Bend organizations, businesses embrace solar power

South Bend organizations, businesses embrace solar power

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The city of South Bend is seeing growth in its use of solar power thanks to a bevy of local organizations and businesses embracing the technology.Read more

Northwest Indiana seeking to lure Chicago commuters

Northwest Indiana seeking to lure Chicago commuters

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Indiana cities along Lake Michigan's southern shore hope to lure more Chicago residents with revitalized downtowns and a new commuter train track.Read more

Five things to know for Saturday

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Happy Saturday! Here are five things to get your weekend started.Read more

Hamilton Heights, Kokomo football teams join forces to help storm victims

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What was supposed to be a marquee game at Lucas Oil Stadium Friday night was canceled because of Wednesday's tornadoes. But all was not lost as planned competition took a back seat to compassion!Read more

Flash flood warning for Marion County expires, storms still moving out of eastern Indiana

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Spotty rain expected the rest of the day.Read more

Friends start fundraiser to help Starbucks manager who lost bike in tornado

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This week, WTHR reported on the Starbucks manager in Kokomo whose quick actions ensured that everyone was safe during a tornado that destroyed the business. Now his co-workers want to help him out.Read more

Police pursuit leads to brief lockdown at Fox Hill Elementary School

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A brief police pursuit led to a school lockdown on the Indianapolis northwest side Friday afternoon. Read more

Arrest warrant issued for suspected Franklin Township "creeper"

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Police say the man who could be tied to the Franklin "creeper" case is now wanted for breaking into the home of a young girl in Franklin Township.Read more

Man mistakenly shot by IMPD officer speaks

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A man mistakenly shot by Indianapolis Metro Police is speaking today.Read more

Father saves son after ceiling comes down on baby's crib

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A father had to rescue his young son after a tree came crashing down into the baby's bedroom during Friday's storms.Read more

At least 8 tornadoes hit Indiana Wednesday, Weather Service says

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The National Weather Service has now confirmed that at least eight tornadoes hit Indiana during Wednesday's outbreak.Read more

5 Things You Need to Know this Friday morning

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Here's what you need to know to start your day:Read more

As Seen on TV: Sunrise tries out the Eggstractor

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In her latest round of testing of "As Seen on TV," Naomi Pesovitz tries out the Eggstractor with an Indianapolis family.Read more

Three years later, Kokomo tornado victim sees chance gives back

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Many in Kokomo's Cedar Crest addition lost homes three years ago when a tornado came through this same neighborhood. Now, here they are again, facing the same kind of devastation.Read more

Murdered IU student's mom helps carry on her daughter's memory

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Hannah Wilson's mom is making sure her daughter's memory will live on through service dogs trained to help others.Read more

Colts players, lawmakers turn out to help Kokomo tornado victims

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Residents of tornado-ravaged Kokomo are calling out for help - and that call is being answered.Read more

Montgomery County reeling from EF-2 tornado

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The tiny town of Mace was torn apart by the tornado.Read more

Police, residents concerned about looting following Kokomo storms

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There are reports of looting in some of the hardest hit areas in Howard County. Police in Kokomo say it is one of their biggest concerns.Read more

"There is nothing": Kokomo neighborhood begins recovery from tornadoes

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Many Kokomo residents were forced to find somewhere else to stay after tornadoes damaged homes in several neighborhoods Wednesday.Read more

Kokomo residents face long recovery, but many still grateful to survive tornado

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At the Garden Square Apartments, rooftops were lifted off, large trees snapped in half and hearts are heavy.Read more