SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The National Weather Service reports a severe thunderstorm storm packing winds of up to 65 mph knocked down trees and power lines in central northern Indiana on Wednesday afternoon.
The weather service says trees were reported down in Elkhart, St. Joseph and Marshall counties and half-inch hail was reported near Pierceton in Kosciusko County.
Indiana Michigan Power Co. reports that about 1,200 customers in St. Joseph County and about 1,000 in Elkhart County are without power.
DPW crews out for another Saturday pothole blitz
Dozens of crews are working overtime to fill Indy's potholes for the second consecutive Saturday.
Thousands expected at anti-RFRA rally
Opponents of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act were making final preparations Friday afternoon for a weekend rally.
IMPD searching for SUV suspected in hit-and-run
Indianapolis police are searching for a vehicle they believe struck a pedestrian Thursday morning.
New Castle man accused of molesting 3-year-old
A New Castle man was charged this week with molesting a toddler at his mother's day care.
Drug cartel operated out of residential areas
A recently dismantled large-scale drug operation was carried out in small residential neighborhoods across Indianapolis and Greenwood.