ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A judge rejected a plea agreement Monday for a woman accused of helping her boyfriend set fire to several northern Indiana barns, citing her plea deal’s lack of prison time.
Sherry Thomas, 33, of Nappanee had reached a plea agreement that includes an admission to one felony count of arson in the string of eight barn burnings.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A former northern Indiana doctor has been sentenced to one year in jail after admitting that he sexually battered two patients during examinations.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana man has been sentenced to 100 years in prison for beating his 4-year-old stepson to death.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A Fort Wayne man who pleaded guilty to charges in the dismemberment of a 55-year-old man was sentenced Friday to five years in prison.
Jacob Carreon-Hamilton, 22, of Elkhart, pleaded guilty in July 2021 to assisting a criminal, abuse of a corpse and resisting law enforcement.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A man has pleaded guilty in connection with a series of barn fires set last year in several northern Indiana counties.
An Elkhart County judge gave preliminary approval Monday to the plea agreement with Joseph Hershberger who was charged with eight counts of arson, the South Bend Tribune reported.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A staffer for U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski was trying to pass a flat-bed truck on a northern Indiana highway last month when the SUV they were in crashed into an oncoming car, killing Walorski and three other people, police said Friday.
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A former northern Indiana police officer has pleaded guilty to beating a prisoner who was handcuffed to a chair.
Former Elkhart Police Department Officer Corey Newland entered the plea in U.S.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Former Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill is dismissing as “old news” the question of whether allegations that he drunkenly groped four women during a 2018 party could hurt his chances of replacing Republican U.S.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, whose time in office was marred by allegations that he drunkenly groped four women during a party, filed Monday to seek the Republican nomination to replace U.S.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) _ LCI Industries (LCII) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $154.5 million.
The Elkhart, Indiana-based company said it had net income of $6.06 per share.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) _ Patrick Industries Inc. (PATK) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $116.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the Elkhart, Indiana-based company said it had net income of $4.79.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A 20-year-old man who admitted he fatally shot two former co-workers at a northern Indiana pizza shop has been sentenced to 65 years in prison.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has issued an Air Quality Action Day on Friday in four regions because high ozone levels are forecast.
In central Indiana, high ozone levels are forecast for the following counties: Marion, Bartholomew, Boone, Brown, Delaware, Hamilton, Hendricks, Howard, Madison and Shelby.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A 20-year-old man accused of fatally shooting two former co-workers at a northern Indiana pizza shop has pleaded guilty to the slayings.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A judge on Thursday accepted a plea agreement calling for a suspended sentence for a retired northern Indiana teacher accused of grabbing a 15-year-old student and slapping him across the face.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) _ Thor Industries Inc. (THO) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $348.1 million.
The Elkhart, Indiana-based company said it had profit of $6.32 per share.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) _ LCI Industries (LCII) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $196.2 million.
The Elkhart, Indiana-based company said it had net income of $7.71 per share.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Chicago man who was pardoned after spending more than seven years in prison for an armed robbery he didn't commit has reached a $7.5 million settlement with a northern Indiana city and former police officers, his attorney and a city spokeswoman said Wednesday.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A recreational vehicle show will return this year to Elkhart in northern Indiana after a two-year hiatus because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Three of the largest RV manufacturers — Thor Industries, Forest River and Winnebago Industries — confirmed they will proceed with the four-day show beginning Sept.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) _ Patrick Industries Inc. (PATK) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $112.7 million.
The Elkhart, Indiana-based company said it had profit of $4.54 per share.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A man died Monday after his SUV crashed into the St. Joseph River in northern Indiana, police said.
The crash occurred shortly after 11:30 a.m. at McNaughton Park in Elkhart, police said.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Hundreds of students and their families gathered outside a northern Indiana school Tuesday morning to rally against bullying and in support of a 12-year-old girl whose family said she took her life.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana city is dipping into some of its federal COVID-19 stimulus funding to replace a historic theater's deteriorating heating and cooling system.
The Elkhart City Council recently approved spending $1.2 million to replace the Lerner Theatre's heating, ventilation and cooling system, which was installed during a renovation of the theater 11 years ago.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — Seven people were transported to hospitals following a bus crash Friday afternoon in northern Indiana, authorities said.
The Interurban Trolley bus struck a pole, Goshen Fire Chief Dan Sink said.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) _ Thor Industries Inc. (THO) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $266.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the Elkhart, Indiana-based company said it had profit of $4.79.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana teacher accused of grabbing a student and slapping him across the face has been charged with battery causing moderate injury.
A judge on Friday found there was probable cause for the charge against former Jimtown High School teacher Michael Hosinski, 61, of Osceola.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana teacher accused of striking a student across the face was arrested Thursday on a preliminary charge of battery, authorities said.
Michael Hosinski, 61, of Osceola, was taken into custody on a preliminary charge of battery, the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office said.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Two northern Indiana police officers acted in a self-defense when they shot and killed an armed man in December during a confrontation in a parking lot, a prosecutor says.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana teacher was fired and banned from school property after an incident Friday in which he allegedly slapped a student.
Baugo Community School Superintendent Byron Sanders said Jimtown High School teacher Mike Hosinski confronted a student about a hoodie sweatshirt the student was wearing.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana city is not immune to claims raised by a lawsuit alleging that it shares responsibility for a hit-and-run crash that killed two children and a man, a judge has ruled.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A motorist fleeing police has crashed into a northern Indiana flower shop.
The driver refused to pull his vehicle over when troopers attempted to stop it about 3:55 a.m. Monday for traffic violations near the Indiana Toll Road Elkhart exit, state police said in a release.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A 19-year-old man was arrested in the weekend slayings of two people whose bodies were found behind a pizza shop, authorities said Monday.
Haley Smith, 22, and Dustin Carr, 37, were shot Saturday night in Elkhart in northern Indiana.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana man charged in a June hit-and-run crash that killed one teenager and injured a second faces more serious charges.
Ronnie Hapner, 35, is now charged with two felony counts of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death and injury while driving while intoxicated, The Elkhart Truth reported.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The boom in U.S. recreational vehicle sales has resulted in the highest-ever annual production mark for the industry that’s centered in northern Indiana.
Figures compiled by the RV Industry Association show that factories shipped nearly 560,000 units this year by the end of November, which already topped the previous annual record.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Two semitrucks crashed early Saturday on the Indiana Toll Road, killing both drivers, police said.
A westbound semitruck crossed the median for an unknown reason about 1 a.m.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Two northern Indiana police officers fatally shot a man early Wednesday during a confrontation in a parking lot as they investigated reports of someone trying to smash a liquor store's window, police said.
GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — Work is poised to start on a new $94 million courthouse for northern Indiana’s Elkhart County that will consolidate a court system now split between buildings in the cities of Goshen and Elkhart.
LIGONIER, Ind. (AP) — A recreational vehicle manufacturer is planning a northeastern Indiana expansion that the company says could mean 500 new jobs over the next few years.
Elkhart-based Forest River RV announced this past week it has purchased three industrial park buildings in the Noble County city of Ligonier.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana police officer won’t face criminal charges for fatally shooting a man moments after the man shot and killed a 1-year-old boy during a domestic dispute, a prosecutor says.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — The business boom has been continuing for the U.S. recreational vehicle industry that’s centered on northern Indiana.
Figures compiled by the RV Industry Association show that RV factories shipped about 55,000 units during September, setting a record for most shipments in a single month and a 32% increase from September 2000.
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — More members of a county health board are quitting amid tension and hostility in their northern Indiana community.
Dr. Ebenezer Kio, an oncologist, and Dr. Donald Findlay, a retired dentist, said they are resigning from the Elkhart County board by the end of the year, The Elkhart Truth reported.