Tippecanoe – This evening (9/11/2020), just after 8:45 PM, Trooper Ben Fike was driving his black unmarked Dodge Charger, southbound on Interstate 65 near the 175 MM, when he observed a vehicle with improper tail lights traveling in excess of the posted speed limit. Trooper Fike attempted to stop the vehicle, a red Pontiac Firebird, but the driver refused to pull over. A pursuit was initiated.
The Indiana Small Business Development Center (SBDC) has partnered with the IU Kelley School of Business to provide digital marketing and E-commerce assistance to small businesses affected by COVID-19. Through project HOPE, IU Kelley students, under the direction of faculty members, work directly with client companies of the Indiana SBDC to complete digital marketing and E-commerce projects.
As the extended summer break comes to an end, students across Northwest Indiana are starting their return to school. With that return, motorists should expect an increased amount of school bus and pedestrian traffic during the morning and afternoon commutes, and therefore need to plan those commutes accordingly to allow for extended travel time.