Updated: 08/09/2013 - After eight months of debate, The Elkhart Council voted 5-4 to approve an ordinance drafted by Republican David Henke during a special meeting Thursday night. In a five to four vote, the council passed Republican councilman David Henke's proposed ordinance, after it was amended to change its effective date to Jan. 1, 2014. Under Henke's plan, businesses who are now paying 75 percent of the city's tax rate would have that reduced to 15 percent.
Updated: 05/02/2013 - A mother and her young son are dead after a crash in LaPorte County.
Posted: 04/03/2013 - A fire broke out Tuesday in the 700 block of Middlebury St. in Elkhart.
Updated: 04/02/2013 - A South Bend man died 12 hours after he was hit by a minivan.
Posted: 03/31/2013 - The power is back on for homes and businesses near Benton Harbor and Benton Charter Township.
Posted: 03/31/2013 - A young woman is recovering in the hospital after driving into a garage.
Updated: 03/26/2013 - Weapons synonymous with the board game Clue were used during an odd Elkhart neighborhood brawl.