Merrillville - Indiana

Police arrest woman for DUI, urinating at a stop light

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A Merrillville woman faces drunk driving and indecent exposure charges after a state trooper saw her urinating outside of her car at a stop light Saturday morning.Read more

Motorcycle rider strikes pickup, dies on I-65

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A Dyer man died early Sunday on Interstate 65 when he crashed his motorcycle into a pick-up truck.Read more

Trooper saves driver choking on taco at stoplight

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An Indiana state trooper saved a woman's life as she choked on a taco while behind the wheel.Read more


Silver Alert canceled for missing Merrillville man

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The statewide Silver Alert issued for George Jakes has been canceled. Read more

Trooper reunites family with runaway dog

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A dog is back with her family today thanks to a State Trooper who saw the animal wandering along I-65 near Crown Point.Read more

Indiana company connected to MA gas explosion that killed 1, hurt 25

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A series of natural gas explosions killed a teenager, hurt 25 more and left dozens of homes in smouldering ruins.Read more

Northwestern Indiana priest attacked; clergy sex abuse cited

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Police in northwest Indiana say an attack on a Catholic priest has been forwarded to the FBI as a possible hate crime because the assailant referred to reports of clergy...Read more

Toddler accidentally shoots pregnant mother in Indiana parking lot, father charged

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A woman was accidentally shot by one of her young children in a northwest Indiana store parking lot, police said.Read more

White Lodging cutting 50 jobs from Indiana headquarters

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A company that owns or operates dozens of hotels around the country says it is cutting about 50 jobs at its northwestern Indiana headquarters.Read more


Abortions allowed again at northwestern Indiana clinic

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A northwestern Indiana clinic is being allowed to perform abortions again after those services were suspended in mid-July because it was without a backup doctor required...Read more

Complaints filed over water in gas at Merrillville station

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State investigators are looking into complaints of water in gasoline sold at a northern Indiana gas station.Read more