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Auburn among nine Indiana airports splitting $3M in grants

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration has announced nine Indiana airports will share more than $3 million in infrastructure grants. The largest of the grants announced Monday was more than $1 million to Madison Municipal Airport to install perimeter fencing. Knox/Starke ...

Ten graduates join Fort Wayne Fire Department

Local News

Ten new firefighters have joined the Fort Wayne Fire Department following a graduation ceremony last week at the Public Safety Academy. Members of the department’s 91st recruit class began service Saturday after completing 20 weeks of training. The FWFD graduates include: Timothy ...

Jefferson Pointe Chick-fil-A reopens

Local News

Nearly 17 years after it first opened its doors and nearly three months after it was closed for a complete rebuild, the original Jefferson Pointe Chick-fil-A restaurant at 1725 Apple Glen Blvd. reopened Monday with the chain’s newest design. The reopening of the restaurant comes as ...

Northwest Allen Schools announces ‘teachers of the year’

Local News

Northwest Allen County Schools announced this year’s “Teacher of the Year” panel of three exceptional teachers and one guidance counselor who were recognized by the district at the most recent school board meeting. This year was first-known time a guidance counselor was ...

One dead, another gravely wounded in Sunday morning shooting

Local News

One man was killed and another left with life-threatening injures as the result of a shooting around 3 a.m. Sunday near Colerick Street and Central Drive. Fort Wayne Police say they were called to the area on reports of shots being fired. When officers arrived they found a blood trail that led ...

Dupont Hospital recognized for excellence in four areas

Local News

Four areas of surgical care at Fort Wayne's Dupont Hospital have received Center of Excellence accreditation from Surgical Review Corporation, an internationally recognized patient safety organization. The accreditations include: • Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery • Center of ...

IU Health breaks ground on new northeast-side facility

Local News

IU Health expanded its Fort Wayne footprint Thursday by breaking ground on a 25,000-square-foot facility at Stellhorn and Lehmeyer roads on Fort Wayne's northeast side. The location will offer primary and urgent care, advanced imaging services, full laboratory services and community space with ...

Northeast Indiana state’s first ’21st Century Talent Region’

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Northeast Indiana has been designated as the inaugural 21st Century Talent Region by Gov. Eric Holcomb. At the Regional Chamber of Northeast Indiana’s annual meeting Thursday Holcomb, together with Indiana Secretary of Career Connections and Talent Blair Milo and Indiana Economic Development ...

Kroger donates record $45,118 to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Local News

Area Kroger stores' annual "Zoo Day" campaign raised a record $80,118 this year for the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo. Kroger spokesman Eric Halvorson Tuesday presented Zoo officials with a check for donations raised by this year’s campaign, which took place throughout May. Through Zoo Day ...

Community Foundation launches ‘Women and Girls’ Study’

Local News

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has launched The Women and Girls’ Study of Greater Fort Wayne to recognize the power of women and the future of girls in our community. The last study conducted for the Allen County community specific to women’s and girls’ issues was 45 ...