The ride is scheduled to reopen on July 1.
The popular dune has been closed except for small ranger-led tours since the July 2013 rescue of the Illinois boy, who was trapped under sand for more than three hours.
The two rape charges were dismissed in exchange for a deal with prosecutors.
Sheriff Troy Nehls says the shooting apparently climaxed a family argument, but the reason for the argument remains unclear.
The blaze has burned 150 homes.
Celebrations planned around such themes as supporting transgender people and pressing for economic justice have quickly taken on new meanings. Parade-goers will see increased security, anti-violence messages and tributes to those killed in Orlando.
Multiple agencies are investigating what caused the fire.
Gina Dodson said her son is out of the hospital recovering from a gun shot wound to his lower back. Police said Officer Robert Hollo shot him during an investigation and chase on Smith Street on Tuesday. Dodson is asking for that officer to be removed from the streets permanently.
Several hundred people walked more than two miles in solidarity to end violence. The Walk to End Violence was organized after two teens were killed in less than a week.
Crews responded to a duplex just outside of downtown Fort Wayne Saturday afternoon.
Three wineries within 45 miles of Fort Wayne have opened since May. Take a look at these new day-trip hot spots.
Sunday is the last day to get some baklava.
It was not known how many attackers entered the hotel, nor how many guests were inside.
After four shootings involved teenagers in the city, the organization is holding an event called “Code Red” in hopes to unite the community.
Police said two men were seen running away from the store after the fire started.
More than 90 artists are featured in the 24th annual Covington Art Fair.
Now a personal fitness trainer, Amara Gilraine is looking to share how she learned to love herself and inspire those around her to do the same.
Kristina Ruehli’s lawyer told The Associated Press on Friday that her client had decided not to pursue the case because the legal landscape has changed since she first filed suit in November.
Obama enters his final months in office with that sense of certainty shattered by the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union and the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron
Arriving officers discovered one victim dead outside the studio.