Wednesday Jun 12
WLFI-TV West Lafayette
Man gets decades for making meth
Court documents say 32-year-old Brandon Bulthuis of Lake Station will spend 21 years behind bars and 10 years on probation.
GSD recycling yard waste into mulch
Residents' yard waste is now being trucked to the Gary Sanitary District and churned into wood mulch that soon will be offered back to citizens.
The Other McCain
But It Was Consensual
The case of 18-year-old Kaitlyn Hunt , charged with a felony for having sex with a 14-year-old, has elicited the support of the American Civil Liberties Union , which calls this "behavior that is both fairly innocuous and extremely common." Well, OK, if 18 and 14 is no problem, how about 13 and 19? And how about a foursome ? Three 19-year-old ... (more)
New law increases severity of punishment, broadens scope of social media threats
This new law makes posting threats targeting schools, hospitals, churches or employees of one of these three entities a D felony and threats targeting prosecutors, court or officials or interfering with the occupancy of a public building, such as a bomb threat, a C felony.
Wanted Gary group home operator arrested
Gracie Hathaway, 40, of 2749 Huntington St., Lake Station, was arrested Thursday.
Lake Station man accused of making child porn with young girl
A Lake Station man admitted to police that he distributed child pornography pictures he made with a young girl over five years and fondled two other girls in their sleep, according to a probable cause affidavit.
Indiana State Trooper Revives 2-Year-Old Girl On I-80
WBBM Newsradio's Mike Krauser reports Senior Trooper Danny Avitia was about two miles away when a call came in about a mother whose 2-year-old girl was having a medical emergency.
Merrillville turns down auto repair biz in office area
The Board of Zoning Appeals has turned down a request to construct an automotive repair facility in the midst of professional office buildings after hearing objections by an attorney with an office in the area and a councilwoman.