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Steel Dynamics earnings beats forecasts, but stock down

Local News

(AP) Fort Wayne-based Steel Dynamics Inc. on Monday reported first-quarter earnings of $187.3 million. The company said it had net income of 88 cents per share, beating Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 86 ...

Four more county COVID-19 deaths; total cases now at 327

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Another four Allen County residents have died from COVID-19 and 13 have tested positive, bringing the total to 327 cases and 27 deaths Monday. Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found at the top of the department’s COVID-19 webpage at www.allencountyhealth.com/covid-19 ...

Jorgensen Foundation grants $10,000 to YMCA for food relief

Local News

The Ove E. Jorgensen Foundation has granted $10,000 to the YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne to help continue to help feed those in need during the COVID-19 crisis. “The government-ordered closures due to the pandemic have created many urgent needs for people in our area. Caring for our neighbors ...

Holcomb revises stay-at-home order; some restrictions clarified

Local News

Gov. Eric Holcomb Minday issued a revised stay at home order that lasts through May 1 and is designed to limit interactions among Hoosiers to increase containment of COVID-19. But while the order chiefly continues as is, Holcomb's new order brings clarity to some essential businesses: ...

Single-vehicle crash victim identified

Local News

The victim of a single-vehicle crash early Saturday has been identified by the Allen County Coroner’s office. Johnluke Dartanyan B. Callebaut, 25, of Grabill, died in the accident in the 9500 block of Maysville Road from multiple blunt force injuries. He was the county's fourth fatal motor ...

Part of Ardmore Avenue closed starting Wednesday

Local News

The northbound lane on Ardmore Avenue from Fort Wayne International to Airport Expressway will close Wednesday, April 22, through July as crews work on the completion of road and new trail construction between 2nd Street and Airport Expressway. This road will only be open to southbound ...

Two more COVID-19 deaths bring county total to 23, with 314 cases

Local News

Another two Allen County residents have died from COVID-19 and 19 have tested positive, bringing the total to 314 cases and 23 deaths. Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found at the top of the department’s COVID-19 webpage at www.allencountyhealth.com/covid-19 and will ...

Parkview Health website offers free check for COVID-19 symptoms

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Parkview Health has added a free COVID-19 Symptom Checker to its website. Available at parkview.com/covid19symptomchecker, the interactive tool allows patients to complete a self-assessment and be directed to appropriate care. If you think you may have symptoms of COVID-19 or believe you ...

Shutdown protesters gather at governor’s mansion

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — More than 200 people upset over restrictions on Indiana residents because of the coronavirus protested Saturday outside the state mansion of Gov. Eric Holcomb, urging him to back off and restart the economy. People carrying signs and American flags stood close together ...

Indiana Gov. Holcomb to extend stay home order to May 1

Local News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The executive stay home order for Indiana that expires Monday will be extended to May 1 as planning is underway to reopen parts of the state’s economy, Gov. Eric Holcomb said Friday. Holcomb said a state task force is seeking ideas from various business sectors on on ...

With 42 new deaths, Indiana’s pandemic death toll tops 500

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s death toll from the coronavirus pandemic has topped 500 and its confirmed cases of COVID-19 has swept past 10,000, state health officials said Friday. Forty-two new deaths from COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the virus, occurred between April 3 and ...

Citizens Square and Rousseau Centre will remain closed

Local News

Citizens Square and the Rousseau Centre will remain closed to the public through at least the end of the month, the Allen County Board of Commissioners and Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry announced Friday. The decision follows Governor Eric Holcomb's announcement that he will extend to May 1 ...

Great American Cleanup™ postponed to Sept. 19

Local News

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fort Wayne’s annual spring clean, the Great American Cleanup™, is rescheduled for September 19 from the original date of May 2. Each year, this important community event brings out more than 5,000 volunteers to spiff-up neighborhoods and public spaces ...