DEMOTTE — A Griffith man was arrested Monday afternoon after being involved in an accident on I-65 south of the DeMotte exit. James Ryan Clark, 42, of Griffith, was involved in a minor accident with a semi and as police and EMS were enroute, they were told one of the drivers was possibly ove…

RENSSELAER — Calls to the Rensselaer Police Department of possible drug activity at a home on the 400 block of N. Weston Street in Rensselaer led to the arrest of two Rensselaer men on Tuesday.

DEMOTTE — It was a typical day for Lisa Brown as she traveled north on County Road 1000 West in Jasper County. She had left work and had plans to visit a friend that afternoon. With St. Rd. 14 closed, she took 1000 West instead. On Tuesday, June 9, her world changed when she noticed a “black…

DEMOTTE/WHEATFIELD — Vandals, possibly claiming to be “Baby Meat Gang,” sprayed black paint on a semi trailer, an outbuilding, church signs and church building sometime during the night of Saturday, June 6 to Sunday, June 7. The vandals painted obscenities, upside down crosses, “666” and “BL…

JASPER COUNTY — A motion to release a DeMotte man charged with the murder of his wife until trial was denied by Jasper County Circuit Court Judge John Potter Wednesday morning.

DEMOTTE — Jasper County Sheriff deputies responded to an incident at a residence two miles southwest of DeMotte recently, eventually arresting a man for criminal mischief.

DEMOTTE — A DeMotte man, Michael T. Baggerly, 24, was arrested on felony OWI charges Thursday evening after the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office received a telephone call of a suspicious vehicle sitting sideways in the roadway at the dead end of County Rd. 950 W. The caller advised that the ve…

LOS ANGELES - Search teams on Saturday were unable to locate the body of "Glee" star Naya Rivera, who authorities believe drowned Wednesday afternoon while boating with her young son on Lake Piru in Ventura County. The search will resume Sunday morning, according to a Twitter post Saturday evening by the Ventura County Sheriff's Department. Divers, helicopters, drone aircraft and cadaver dogs ...

DALLAS - Two McAllen police officers were shot and killed while responding to a call Saturday afternoon, The Monitor reported. The McAllen news outlet reported that the officers, who have not been identified, were responding to a disturbance call in the area of Queta Avenue and 34th Street when they were ambushed and shot. A suspect at the scene was also shot, but their condition is unknown, ...

The Clippers' video conference Saturday began with Lou Williams saying his trepidation about restarting the season during the national protest for social justice, which once had him feeling "50-50" about rejoining the team, was put at ease when his teammates voted they "were going to come as a group." It ended with a powerful message from Coach Doc Rivers directed at Sen. Josh Hawley (R - ...

LOS ANGELES - When the coronavirus began rapidly spreading in the spring, Los Angeles Apparel was one of many fashion brands that altered operations to make reusable masks. The company's flamboyant founder, Dov Charney, said in March that his 400 employees were trying to keep up with the desperate need for protection and that he hoped to eventually make 100,000 masks a week. But authorities ...