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 |

Swimmer pulls up short in Cuba to Florida swim

FLORIDA -- She battled storms and jellyfish but she came up short in her fourth attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida.

Diana Nyad ended her trip just one day shy of her 63 birthday.

She was trying to finish the 103 mile swim but a storm had set her back six hours.

The setback proved to be too much for her.

An official observer said Nyad had sunburn and suffered multiple hits from jelly fish. She has also had a strained bicep and could barely walk.

Her lips and tongue were also swollen because of the salt water.

Nyad suffered the same issues that sank her hopes of completing the same journey twice last year.

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?