| Aug 13, 2011
| 2:13 PM
WSBT News continues to monitor a strong line of storms, pushing through the area this evening.
Berrien County was the first to get hit by it. Our weather department reported wind gusts as high as 60 miles per hour from the storm. The Berrien County...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 9:22 AM
Local volunteers from the American Red Cross and utility workers are leaving this weekend for various parts of the East Coast in anticipation of Hurricane Irene.
At least four Red Cross are going from St. Joseph County, four from Elkhart County and...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 10:53 PM
Tuesday marks the first day that low-income residents can seek help with their heating bills from the government's Energy Assistance Program, but there's a catch.
Millions of dollars in cuts proposed by Congress and President Obama mean that there likely...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 2:53 PM
Indiana Michigan Power is warning people of the public safety risk as a result of the recent rise of copper theft in northern Indiana.
I&M is reporting that thieves have been targeting copper wire and equipment from areas ranging from utility poles,...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 2:15 PM
The long process has begun.
And when it's over, possibly as early as a year from now, about 458,000 Indiana consumers receiving electrical power from Indiana Michigan Power could end up with a 22.7 percent rate increase on their electrical bill.
| Oct 10, 2011
| 4:33 PM
FORT WAYNE - Indiana Michigan Power and Sears have joined forces to get rid of older, inefficient refrigerators and freezers.
When buying a new refrigerator or freezer at Sears, an I&M customer living in Indiana can make arrangements to have their old...
| May 16, 2011
| 12:31 AM
When the City of Elkhart’s tornado sirens test occurs at noon Monday, all 10 sirens will be tested. With the addition of three new sirens, the city now has 10 sirens in its weather warning system.
Sirens are turned on by radio signal from the city&...
| May 31, 2011
| 4:58 PM
There were multiple reports Tuesday night of trees and power lines down in South Bend and Mishawaka after a thunderstorm swept through the area.
Lines were down at Campeau Street and Northwood Drive in South Bend, causing crews to close the roads....
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:58 AM
A second wind farm, able to power 60,000 homes is planned for a site near Elwood, Indiana. The new wind farm is being proposed by E.ON Climate & Renewables. The group has already leased about 17,000 acres in Tipton and Madison counties for the project....
| Jul 23, 2011
| 9:16 AM
If you own a home and live in Indiana, you now have new rights when it comes to protecting your trees from power companies.
The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission recently issued an order saying utilities can't just enter onto private property and...