WAKARUSA — A fire that caused significant damage to a two-story home, but no injuries, was blamed on a gas furnace turned on for the first time this season.
ELKHART — An additional appropriation of $3.4 million was approved Monday night by the Elkhart City Council for investments in a new combined police and fire station.
ELKHART — An Elkhart woman whose house burned in June claims her insurance company is being slow to compensate her and clean up the property because the house was in a black neighborhood.
ELKHART -- Downed power lines initially delayed efforts to reach a structure fire at 414 E. Beardsley Ave., but crews eventually doused the blaze and no injuries were reported.
ELKHART — A fire at an Elkhart business caused an estimated $5,000 in damage during the night between Friday and Saturday, according to the Elkhart Fire Department.
ELKHART — A fire that started in a first-floor living room quickly spread to the second floor and burned through the roof in one area before firefighters could extinguish the blaze.
ELKHART — The investigation into the cause of a massive fire at a Forest River plant at 411 C.R. 15 continued Tuesday, when heavy equipment was taken into use.
ELKHART — Firefighters were called to an apartment fire in the 3400 block of Pecan Place about 12:32 p.m. Thursday, according to a release from the City of Elkhart Fire Department.
ELKHART — A house fire at 22956 C.R. 18 left the building standing but severely damaged after 50 or 60 firefighters worked to put out the fire Sunday, according to Ron Singleton, deputy chief at the Concord Township Fire Department.
ELKHART – More emergency medical training can now take place in Elkhart due to the fire department completing the process required for establishing itself as a host site and educational organization for the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) programs.
ELKHART – A fire in a vacant apartment on the south side of Elkhart resulted in no injuries, but caused $25,000 in property damages early Saturday morning.
INDIANA – State Fire Marshal investigators with the Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) assisted local fire departments with 577 investigations in 87 counties during 2017.
ELKHART COUNTY — More than a dozen fire departments responded to a fire at a local manufacturing plant on Wednesday afternoon.
ELKHART — The occupants of two apartments were safely evacuated after a structure fire burned through the roof of one of the apartments around 11:24 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 28.
ELKHART – Families and friends looking for a fun weekend outdoor adventure will not want to miss the Elkhart County Parks’ free “Winter Wildlife Hike” at Bonneyville Mill County Park from 10 - 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.
ELKHART -- A neighbor used a wooden ladder to get the occupants of a 3rd Street home off the roof as flames grew behind them Monday.Three people were hospitalized, one in serious condition, after the fire broke out at 123 N. 3rd St. Monday around 11 a.m. The occupants of an adjacent residenc…
ELKHART – After 26 years as a firefighter, Capt. Allyson Womack decided it was time to walk away from something she loves while she still could.