Please note: Over-the-air viewers in South Bend need to re-scan televisions on Friday, October 18 to continue to receive ABC57, MyMichiana, Telemundo, MeTV, Decades, Movies!, Start TV and ThisTV and most other local channels in addition to WBND/WMYS. Those viewers unable to currently receive these stations over-the-air should see improved reception on October 18. Cable and satellite viewers are not impacted.

Further information on the re-scan can be found at:

Tip Line: 574-344-5557 |

Man arrested after allegedly beating dog to death

A Mishawaka man was arrested on a preliminary charge of animal cruelty for allegedly beating a dog to death with an oar following a domestic disturbance, according to the South Bend Police Department.

South Bend Police were called to the home and found the dog deceased and the suspect gone.

The suspect, 31-year-old Joshua T. Prior, was arrested just before midnight Tuesday in the area of Ewing and Michigan Street.

He was arrested without incident.

Share this article:
Save with
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Post a comment
Be the first to leave a comment!
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?