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Early morning Amber Alert canceled for missing Auburn child

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An Amber Alert issued early Wednesday morning has been canceled after the child and suspect were found outside Auburn, according to the Indiana State Police. Two-year-old Kevin "Chub" Wayne Craig was considered abducted, but the Amber Alert in his name was canceled shortly after it was first ...

Three downtown Fort Wayne alleys will become works of art

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Three downtown alleys will be getting artistic makeovers thanks to a project designed to improve Fort Wayne's "walkability." The first sites to be beautified under the "Art This Way Alley Activation Program" include an exterior wall of the Midtowne Crossing condominiums at 112 W. Washington ...

IPFW to hold emergency drill Thursday

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You might see lots of emergency vehicles at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne on Thursday, but it's only a drill. IPFW's Crisis Planning Committee will conduct a campuswide emergency response drill Thursday. The drill will involve several public safety agencies, including the ...

Woman reports armed robbery in Fort Wayne apartment

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A woman told Fort Wayne Police that she was robbed Monday afternoon by a gunman inside her Eden Street apartment. An officer responded at 3:24 p.m. and met the woman in her apartment's leasing office, in the 2100 block of Eden Street, according to a police report. The woman appeared shaken ...

Incoming IPFW/Purdue Fort Wayne chancellor talks changes

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IPFW's incoming chancellor, Ron Elsenbaumer, who starts Nov. 1, sees the changes occurring at the campus as beneficial to its students. "We are here for the students," said Elsenbaumer, most recently a special advisor on entrepreneurship and economic development to the president of the ...

Fort Wayne shooting victim identified; death ruled homicide

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The Allen County Coroner’s Office has identified a man shot to death early Monday morning. James Jarreau Williams, 31, of Fort Wayne and a woman were shot at around 3:01 a.m. outside Foster’s Sports Pub, 4226 S. Clinton St., according to the coroner's office. Williams was taken in critical ...

Friends and faith help Kevan Chandler live life

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Because of spinal muscular atrophy, Fort Wayne's Kevan Chandler may be confined to a wheelchair, but thanks to his friends he is certainly not limited to one. Though the messages from his brain to his spinal cord are garbled and cause his limbs to atrophy, Chandler, 31, has an amazing core of ...

Clinton Street narrowed due to water main break

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Two lanes of South Clinton from Fourth Street, across the Dr. Martin Luther King Bridge, to just north of Superior Street are closed due to a water main break. Crews are working to repair a 24-inch pipe, and city officials estimate repairs will continue through Monday night.

Traffic alert for Coldwater Road Monday afternoon

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Traffic delays are expected Monday afternoon as crews switch traffic from the inside to the outside lanes on Coldwater Road between Essex Drive and Washington Center Road, allowing crews to begin work on the inside lanes. Motorists should allow additional time for travel or take an alternate ...