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Henry backs another extension of Electric Works deadlines

Local News

Mayor Tom Henry on Thursday expressed his support for an extension to the economic development agreement for the Electric Works project. RTM Ventures has made a formal request to have the agreement extended to allow for additional time to finalize private financing and secure tenants. The ...

Fetal remains found at late doc’s home moved to Indiana

Indiana State News

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — More than 2,200 sets of preserved fetal remains found in the Illinois garage of a late Indiana abortion doctor have been returned to Indiana. Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill said Thursday that the fetal remains found last month at Dr. Ulrich Klopfer’s Will ...

Group, web site looking to boost entrepreneurs in Fort Wayne

Local News

A group of Entrepreneur Support Organizations (ESOs) is making it easier for businesses to start and grow in northeast Indiana. FuseNEI.com is a new website intended to illuminate the vast network of resources available to founders. “Many ESO providers can refer people to a good number of ...

City Utilities honored again for partnerships, educational efforts

Local News

For the second year in a row, Fort Wayne City Utilities has received national recognition as a 2019 Utility of the Future Today. The honor came in the category of Partnering and Education and recognized City Utilities' partnerships with groups like the St. Joseph River Watershed Initiative, ...

Police seek ID of suspect in robbery at Phil’s One Stop Aug. 4

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Fort Wayne Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery on Aug. 4 at Phil's One Stop, 6230 E. State Blvd. Anyone who is able to help in identifying these two individuals is asked to contact the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at 427-1201 or ...

Three Rivers Ambulance Authority is ‘provider of the year’

Local News

The Three Rivers Ambulance Authority has been honored as Provider of the Year by the Indiana Emergency Response Conference (IERC). The award recognizes providers who demonstrate a commitment not only to personnel and patients but also the community. In addition, the Provider of the Year should ...

Kroger ‘Fight Cancer’ days scheduled this month

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Kroger will again join the fight against cancer through its “Fight Cancer Day” campaign. “Kroger is proud to start the drive by pledging a portion of today’s sales to this year’s campaign,” Todd Graham, Kroger district manager, said in a statement. “Fight Cancer Day offers all ...

Mobile sports betting set to start in Indiana on Thursday

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sports betting is ready to go legally online in Indiana on Thursday, a little more than a month after the state’s casinos started taking game wagers. Chicago-based Rush Street Interactive and Boston-based DraftKings both say they are set to launch the state’s first ...

Final ‘County Night Out’ Oct. 8 in Huntertown

Local News

Allen County government will visit residents of Huntertown on Oct. 8 for the final “County Night Out” meeting of the year. The event will be from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fire Department Headquarters, 15412 Lima Road. “County Night Out” features an open-house format designed to ...

Memorial for the Unborn will be this sunday

Local News

The 27th annual Memorial for the Unborn will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, at Catholic Cemetery, 3500 Lake Ave. Sponsor Allen County Right to Life states the event is intended to remember 319 victims of abortion in 2018 whose mothers live in Allen County. The vigil will also honor the 2,246 ...

2 Indiana counties to begin spraying to fight mosquito virus

Indiana State News

GOSHEN, Ind. (AP) — Two northern Indiana counties will conduct aerial spraying to combat a rare mosquito-borne virus that’s been found in several local horses. Elkhart and LaGrange counties’ commissioners authorized the spraying Monday in separate meetings. The decisions by the adjoining ...

No charges filed against officer who shot, killed suspect in May

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No charges will be filed against a Fort Wayne Police officer involved in a fatal May shooting, the Allen County Prosecutor's office has decided. On May 22, officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 3900 block of Winter Street. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle involved, ...

Hurshtown Reservoir reopens

Local News

The Hurshtown Reservoir will reopen for recreational use on Tuesday, Oct. 1. As a precaution, the reservoir was closed to users Sept. 16 due to a visible algae bloom. Water sample results and visual observations indicate that the bloom has dissipated.