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VIDEO: NBC’s Today Show covers April Marie Tinsley investigation

On Tuesday, NBC News' "Today" show had an interview with Janet Tinsley, the mother of the late April Marie Tinsley, speaking out on the recent arrest of Grabill's John D. Miller in connection with April's 1988 murder. Here is video of the report. RELATED STORY: Type of DNA genealogy research ...

Tips to keep your children safe, in light of April Tinsley case

Although child abductions are not a common occurrence, it is important to remind parents and children how to stay safe, be cautious, and avoid situations where abduction can occur. SCAN, Inc. (Stop Child Abuse and Neglect) has provided a list of key points for parents and children to help keep ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 17 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

Master Spas to invest $15.3 million, create up to 107 new Allen County jobs

Master Spas, one of the largest swim spa manufacturers in the world, plans an expansion in Allen County that will create up to 107 new jobs by 2021. The Fort Wayne-based company will spend $15.3 million to purchase, equip and renovate the former Fort Wayne Plastics facility at 510 Sumpter ...

New aluminum anodizing company to invest $6.6 million, create 48 jobs

A new anodized aluminum company plans to build a $6.6 million plant at 13026 Bluffton Road, creating 48 jobs. SAC PropertiesLLC/NIA LLC on Thursday is expected to ask Allen County Council for abatements that would reduce its taxes on $2 million in real estate improvements by $147,622 over10 ...

Photos: Three Rivers Festival Sunday events

With the weather sunny and around 91 degrees, Three Rivers Festival drew a number of people to a variety of events downtown from Open Streets to offer free fitness and recreational opportunities, shopping in Art in the Park on Main Street and Freimann Square, enjoying art at HeART of the City ...

Victim identified in Sunday evening shooting on Masterson Avenue in Fort Wayne

A man who died after being shot Sunday night in the 200 block of East Masterson Avenue has been identified as Tramane L. Scott, 29, of Fort Wayne, the Allen County Coroner's office announced this afternoon. After an autopsy, the coroner ruled Scott died from a gunshot wound or wounds and his ...

May death in Fort Wayne hotel room ruled a homicide

The May 15 death of a Las Vegas, Nev., woman in a hotel room in the 1000 block of West Coliseum Boulevard has been ruled a homicide, the Allen County Coroner's office announced this afternoon. The coroner's office ruled the death of Michelle Lee Funk-Pike, 47, was caused by blunt-force ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 16 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

The Fort Report: Cathie Humbarger

This week's guest will be Allen County Right to Life Executive Director Cathie Humbarger, who will discuss the Supreme Court vacancy's possible impact on Roe vs. Wade, the closing of the local Planned Parenthood office and related issues. All episodes of The Fort Report premiere at 5:30 p.m. ...