Environmental Groups Say GMO’s Will Require More Pesticides

The agency’s own risk assessment found BCP alone exceeds levels of concern for mammals and hundreds of plants protected under the Endangered Species Act, potentially affecting nearly half of all threatened and endangered species in the United States. June 30, 2015-Several environmental groups have teamed up in a Federal lawsuit to challenge the increased use … Read more

GANG RELATED: Details Released in Hammond Homicides

Police believe 16 year old Lauren Calvillo was an innocent bystander. Police seek your help in finding the killers. June 30, 2015-Hammond Police have released details regarding the shootings on Beall Street last night and Sunday night. On Sunday, police believe the shooting of 23 year old Robert Vilella may have begun with a minor … Read more

16 Yr. Old Homicide Victim Identified, Few Details at This Point

June 30, 2015-The office of Lake County Coroner Merrilee Frey has identified the victim from last night’s shooting in the 5500 block of Beall Street in Hammond. While few details of the shooting are available at this point, we do know that 16 year old Lauren Calvillo at least knew the victim of Sunday night’s … Read more

Gary Man Killed in Hit and Run Incident on Broadway

June 30, 2015-A 62 year old Gary man died after being struck by a vehicle on Broadway yesterday. The horrific scene was witnessed by several passers by, one of whom said he was hit by two cars and his leg was nearly severed. Citizens on the scene administered emergency first aid to the victim and … Read more