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Canterbury High School teen running for Whitley County office

A teen who's a Canterbury High School senior is expanding his interest in politics by running for Whitley County Council as a Republican. James Romano, who'll turn 18 in August, has filed his candidacy for District 3 representing Columbia Township precincts 1-8, he announced Thursday. As a ...

Man tells Fort Wayne Police he was robbed of two iPhones he was selling

A man told Fort Wayne Police that his life was worth more than a couple of iPhones, so he gave them to a man who gestured as if he had a gun Thursday evening. Police responded at 6:15 p.m. to a report of an armed robbery. An officer found a man at the intersection of South Hanna and Baxter ...

Amazon, Fort Wayne should be on the HQ2 short list, too

Hey, Amazon: Congratulations on coming up with a "short" list of 20 cities — including Indianapolis — in which you may locate HQ2, your second headquarters. Not to second-guess the business wizards that have gotten you where you are today, but we think there should be one other name on the ...

New IPFW police chief announced

Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne's new chief of police is Tim Potts. Potts, who began Tuesday, brings with him 27 years' experience in policing, including 18 years at the Purdue University Police Department with roles in community policing, patrol operations, and ...