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Tom Henry to announce plans to seek fourth term as Fort Wayne mayor

Mayor Tom Henry plans to announce today that he will seek a fourth term as Fort Wayne mayor. A news release from his campaign said Henry will formally announce his candidacy at 5:30 p.m. today at Hefner Pavilion in Franklin School Park, 1603 St. Marys Ave., which is in the neighborhood where ...

Weekend critical injury shooting, 3 motorcycle crashes, fire investigated

Emergency responders were kept busy in the weekend heat with a separate shooting and motorcycle crashes that left victims critically injured and a fire on North Wells Street. They're asking for the public's help to find out what happened in some of the cases because no witnesses came forward at ...

ADVENTURES IN FOOD & FITNESS: Beer Yoga reduces performance anxiety

Beer yoga is supposed to be less intimidating, and I guess that’s true: There is no way under normal circumstances I’d stick around for a class that, due to rain, only one other person showed up for. But these weren’t ordinary circumstances. The other attendee was my daughter, who’d ...

Victim lured by online date is shot, Fort Wayne Police told

A male victim who went to an apartment complex to meet an online date was shot early Saturday morning. The victim was in a hospital emergency room at 1:30 a.m. when a police officer arrived to the reported shooting. The victim had a "significant gunshot wound to his left fingertips," ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 2 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.

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: July 1 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.

COST OF CHANGE: Indiana University Fort Wayne creating its identity

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third day of a three-day series of stories about the transition of IPFW to separate Purdue University and Indiana University programs, effective Sunday. It's a fresh start. That's the feeling while standing outside Student Central, the newly created "one-stop ...

Man sentenced in federal court for Fort Wayne bank robbery

A Fort Wayne man was sentenced Friday in federal court in Fort Wayne after pleading guilty to a 2016 bank robbery, announced United States Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II. Byron K. Curry, 42, of Fort Wayne was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Theresa L. Springmann to 71 months imprisonment ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: June 30 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.