Two dead in vehicle crash into Hoagland pond

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A vehicle crashed into a Hoagland pond on Monday night, with two people found deceased inside. The Allen County Coroner's Office was notified of the crash at 9 p.m. on Monday. A single vehicle was removed from a pond at the 6600 block of Hoagland Road. Inside were found two deceased ...

An unmanned vehicle caught fire on I-69 south early this morning. (Courtesy photo)

Vehicle fire put out on I-69 southbound near Auburn

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A man is facing charges of leaving the scene of an accident after the DeKalb County Sherriff's Department was dispatched to the scene of a vehicle fire on I-69 South at the 236-mile marker (County Road 11A) three miles south of the Auburn exit. Deputies arrived on scene around 4:28 a.m., and ...

This expired temporary license plate  on Mayor Tom Henry's city-owned car resulted in a $100 fine Monday. (File photo by Kevin Leininger of The

Mayor Tom Henry gets $100 ticket for expired license plate

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Mayor Tom Henry got his permanent license plate Monday, but not before his city-owned Buick was ticketed — two days after The News-Sentinel reported he had been driving with a temporary license plate that expired Dec. 24. City Clerk Lana Keesling confirmed that Henry's 2018 LaCrosse was ...

A Fort Wayne firefighter comes out of a Huestis Avenue home on Friday where two people were found  dead during a blaze. (Photo by Lisa M. Esquivel Long of

ID of one Fort Wayne fire victim delayed for DNA testing

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One victim of a fatal fire Friday on Huestis Avenue has been identified and the identification of a second must await DNA testing, according to the Allen County Coroner's Office. Two people were found dead by Fort Wayne firefighters who responded to a blaze at 5:19 a.m. Friday at 1211 Huestis ...

Fort Wayne's Addison Agen is recording her next album at Sweetwater. It could be released by this spring. (By Dan Vance of

Fort Wayne’s Addison Agen recording her next album at Sweetwater

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Addison Agen begins work this week on recording her second album, and she'll be doing it at Sweetwater. Fans may get their hands on it by this spring. The expiration date has passed for all NBC recording contract obligations associated with being a contestant on "The Voice," so she is free to ...

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Garry Morr to succeed Len Poehler as Fort Wayne’s city controller

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Len Poehler will retire as city controller effective March 30 and will be succeeded by Garry Morr. Poehler, controller since January 2016, has been credited with strengthening the city's cash reserves and implementing long-range financial planning that has earned Fort Wayne recognition as ...

News-Sentinel columnist Kevin Leininger.

The Fort Report: Electric Works project

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This week's guests are Kevan Biggs, one of Electric Works' developers, and Crystal Vann Wallstrom, the project's managing director of innovation. All episodes of The Fort Report premiere at 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Comcast Channel 57 and FiOS Channel 27 and later at

Jaevin Eugene Bowie (Photo courtesy of Fort Wayne Police)

Fort Wayne Police seek homicide suspect

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The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s help in in finding a man wanted in connection with a May homicide. Police are looking for ​Jaevin Eugene Bowie, 21, of ​Fort Wayne whose wanted on a warrant for murder. Bowie is the suspect in the killing of Terrance ...