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Gander Outdoors opening in March or April on Lima Road in Fort Wayne

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Gander Outdoors, formerly known as Gander Mountain, will be reopening in the Fort Wayne market this spring. Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC's "The Profit," bought Gander Mountain assets in bankruptcy court in May 2017 and is beginning to reopen many of the chain's stores to ...

Historic Fort Wayne damaged by hit-and-run

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A blockhouse at Historic Fort Wayne was damaged when a hit-and-run driver climbed over the dike perpendicular to Spy Run Avenue and made contact with the structure. It is unknown just when the incident occurred, with the discovery being made on Wednesday morning. The car hit a support ...

billy_dakidd lives up to his name in Fort Wayne theft

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A man told Fort Wayne Police that someone with a social media account called billy_dakidd was involved in stealing a television he was offering for sale through the letgo app. The victim told police Tuesday afternoon that he was contacted about the television and agreed to meet in the 5400 ...

Fire destroys Waynedale trucking business

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Heavy fire destroyed a Waynedale trucking business building early Wednesday morning. Fort Wayne firefighters were called at 1:40 a.m. to a structure fire at Oetting Trucking, 3014 Broadripple. When the first crews arrived, they found heavy fire in the building and much of the roof had ...

Fort Wayne firefighters get 4 out of blazing house

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Fort Wayne firefighters rescued two adults and two children from a home on fire Tuesday morning. Firefighters responded at 9:50 a.m. to a reported house fire in the 5400 block of Decatur Road. Crews arrived 3 minutes later and found heavy smoke coming from the roof of a two-story residential ...

Fort Wayne’s Addison Agen plans to pursue music career in 2018

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Life is going to change in a big way in 2018 for Addison Agen. Trying to build on the momentum of her runner-up finish Dec. 19 on "The Voice" television show, the 16-year-old Fort Wayne vocal sensation plans to pursue her dream of becoming a full-time music artist. That means: • She ...

Parkview Health’s Baby New Year a boy

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Parkview Health's first Allen County baby born in 2018 was a boy named Quinton Jamarr. He arrived at 12:07 a.m. Monday and weighed 8 pounds and 11 ounces. To ensure the safety and privacy of the baby and her parents, and to remain consistent with ongoing guidance from the National Center for ...