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South Bend parents beg: Who killed our son in Fort Wayne?

Frederick Jones came to Fort Wayne to study and build his future. He ended up meeting his end at a party in 2008. A decade later, his parents are still looking for who killed their son. The South Bend parents appealed to the public Tuesday afternoon for help in solving their son's death. The ...

Anthropology team to help identify skeletal remains found in LaGrange County

The Indiana State Police is conducting an investigation after the discovery of human skeletal remains early Sunday morning in a field in rural LaGrange County. Detective David Poe is investigating after the remains of an unknown person were found by a property owner near 950 East and 350 ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 11 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

NS Series: Family finds limitless possibilities at Turnstone

Part 1 of 5: As Turnstone celebrates its 75th anniversary, News-Sentinel.com examines the organization's past, present and future while also introducing it to citizens who may not know what it stands for or tries to accomplish. When Sarah Strack and her 13-year-old twins walked into ...

LEGACIES OF WORLD WAR II: Frank Bever/95th Infantry Division

In July 1944, the 95th Infantry Divison, 379th Infantry Regiment, Company F, worked their way through hedgerows in northern France. The area had been occupied by Nazis for four years. They could see where combat had happened a few weeks earlier during the D-Day invasion. The troops halted ...

Columbia City man killed in motorcycle crash

A Columbia City man died Sunday at the accident scene after losing control of his motorcycle on loose gravel and sliding across a church driveway on Raber Road near Keiser Road in Whitley County, the Whitley County Sheriff's Department reported. The accident was reported at 5:51 p.m. in the ...

Alabama-based trust buys Lutheran cancer center building for $15 million

The Alabama-based Sanders Trust, a health care real estate and development firm, has acquired the 47,000-square-foot Lutheran Hospital Cancer Center building for $15 million. Built in 2006, the building on the Lutheran Hospital campus in Fort Wayne is 100 leased to two long-term tenants: ...

Allen County property tax bills are in the mail; first installment due May 10

Allen County property tax bills will be mailed Tuesday, according to county Treasurer William Royce, with the first installment due May 10th. Both spring and fall payment coupons will be included in the bill; there will be no fall mailing. To avoid long lines, taxpayers are encouraged to pay ...

Early voting begins Tuesday at the Rousseau Centre

Early in-person voting for the May 8 primary election in Allen County will begin Tuesday in the lobby of the Rousseau Centre, 1 E. Main St., from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays through May 1 and on Saturday, April 28, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m Four new satellite locations will be offered this year. ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 9 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 10 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 8 in photos

News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

FORT REPORT: Funding for the Electric Works project

This week's show features a discussion of up to $65 million in public funding for the Electric Works project with Allen County Commissioner Therese Brown, City Councilman Russ Jehl and Capital Improvement Board member Don Steininger. RELATED: Fort Report panel: Electric Works developers have ...