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ELKHART — Mayor Rod Roberson is concerned that the potential move of the Elkhart County courts could hurt city residents and downtown businesses.

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GOSHEN — The parents of an Etna Green man who died in a 2015 crash are frustrated after a judge refused to accept a plea agreement from the man charged in connection with the death.

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GOSHEN — Two mental evaluations will be scheduled for an Elkhart man charged with killing a Columbia City woman in October.

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INDIANAPOLIS — A South Bend man who received an 87½ year sentence after a jury found him responsible for a friend’s death during a robbery in Elkhart has lost his appeal.

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GOSHEN — A Nappanee man received a six-year sentence after admitting to having a sexual relationship with an underage girl in late 2017.

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ELKHART — As Elkhart County officials consider combining two courthouses into one, a measure at the Statehouse that would allow it is nearing final approval.

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GOSHEN — A mental evaluation has been requested for an Elkhart man accused of participating in a woman’s murder in October.

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GOSHEN — A Wakarusa man has admitted to his involvement in a May 2017 crash that killed his wife and severely injured two other people.

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GOSHEN — A second potential class that includes spouses has been added to a proposed class-action lawsuit filed on behalf of Goshen Hospital patients told they may have been exposed to infection by improperly sterilized equipment.

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GOSHEN — The attorney for an Elkhart man accused of murder has suggested he may seek a mental evaluation, which could avoid a potential life sentence.

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ELKHART — A Middlebury man whose rape conviction was upheld on appeal is claiming in new court filings that favorable evidence wasn’t disclosed soon enough.

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GOSHEN — An Elkhart man charged in the torture death of a woman in October appeared in court Thursday following his extradition from Texas.

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GOSHEN — Attorneys for the estate of a man accused in a wrongful death lawsuit over a fatal July shooting are challenging the victim’s children to prove their claims.

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GOSHEN — In separate cases, trials for two women accused of murder were reset to June during their appearances in court Thursday.

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ELKHART — An Elkhart woman is accused of driving under the influence when she was involved in a May crash that caused injuries requiring the amputation of a scooter rider’s leg.

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SOUTH BEND — An Elkhart man whose 1994 conviction for attempted murder was overturned because it wasn’t disclosed that the victim underwent hypnosis is suing the city and the detective and prosecutor involved.

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ELKHART — A city employee has sued the city for defamation and rights violations when knowledge of a now-recanted rape allegation was spread among city staff.

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GOSHEN — An Elkhart woman who admitted to smuggling narcotics into prison won’t know exactly how long she’ll spend behind bars herself after being sentenced Thursday.

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LAPORTE — A Nappanee woman received a 39-year sentence after she admitted to child molesting and promoting the human trafficking of a minor.

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GOSHEN — Three Elkhart men have been arrested for their roles in the alleged torture and murder of a Columbia City woman in October.

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ELKHART — The son and daughter of a woman who was killed by a fellow Stratford Commons resident are suing the shooter’s estate as well as the property manager.

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GOSHEN — The Elkhart County Council on Saturday approved new positions meant to help manage the courts and recover millions in outstanding probation user fees.

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DOWAGIAC, Mich. — A Dowagiac man faces life in prison a fter he was convicted of multiple drug crimes in Cass County Circuit Court.

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ELKHART — A Canadian woman living in Elkhart is charged with domestic battery on a child after she allegedly tried to pull the boy from someone’s arms during an argument, with the intent of taking him out of the country.

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