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Woman shot, found dead Thursday on Buchanan Street

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A woman was found dead early Thursday morning after Fort Wayne Police responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 800 block of Buchanan Street. Officers arrived on scene and spoke with the original complainant/victim of the robbery. While canvassing the area they located an adult female ...

Jake Golich named CEO of St. Joseph Hospital

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Jake Golich will become new chief executive officer at St. Joseph Hospital on July 8. Golich comes to St. Joe from Mountain Vista Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz., where he has served the 178-bed hospital as its CEO for more than two years. Including time as the administrator at Tempe St. ...

Fundraising begins to restore historic Foster Park pavillion

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Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Parks of Allen County have launched a fundraising campaign for the restoration of Foster Park Pavilion No. 3. The is intended to fully and accurately restore the historic stone pavilion in the Foster Park Oak Grove along with landscape ...

Coldwater Road improvements win ‘Project of the Year’ honor

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Converting an old state highway to meet the needs of a changing corridor filled with homes, schools and businesses has earned Coldwater Road the distinction of Project of the Year honors for 2018 by the Indiana Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA). West Lafayette was a ...

Wednesday stabbing causes ‘life-threatening’ injuries

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A stabbing around 6 a.m. Wednesday resulted in life-threatening injuries to a man, according to Fort Wayne Police. Investigators have learned that prior to the stabbing at 7326 Peerless Drive a domestic disturbance had taken place in the home. When officers arrived they found the victim one ...

UPDATE: Man found dead in apartment Friday ruled a homicide

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The man found dead in an apartment at 3411 Cheviot Drive Friday afternoon has been identified as Korta Seon Queary, 41, of Fort Wayne, and the death has been ruled a homicide. Fort Wayne Police officers responded to the Eastwood Pointe apartments to assist medics who were dispatched to a ...

AWS Foundation awards $1.8 million in grants

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AWS Foundation recently awarded $1,864,510 in grants to 13 non-profit organizations that benefit individuals with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities in northeast Indiana. These organizations include: Children’s Autism Center: $20,000 for treatment of children with autism ...

City has installed three ‘auditory’ crosswalks downtown

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The city of Fort Wayne has installed auditory crosswalks at three downtown locations that will assist athletes and guests who will visit Fort Wayne this summer for the 2019 International Blind Sports Federation Qualifying Competition. The crosswalks will also benefit visually impaired residents ...

Police seeking missing sex offender

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The Allen County Sex Offender Registration and Notification Team is attempting to locate Benard Brown, 51, who has an an active arrest warrant for failure to register as a sex offender. While officers were attempting to verify Brown's address in the 7600 block of Welshire Boulevard, it was ...

I-69 resurfacing to begin Tuesday

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The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced that Interstate 69 in Allen and DeKalb counties is scheduled to be resurfaced on or after Tuesday, May 28, weather permitting. The work will take place during overnight hours between mile marker 316 in Allen County and mile marker 325 in ...

Electric Works developers seeking more help from City Council

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Developers of Electric Works are seeking more help from Fort Wayne City Council — but this time not in the form of cash. On Tuesday council is expected to consider six separate petitions under which the city would vacate, or give up, portions of alleys or streets in or near the former ...

Former Fort Wayne Police officer guilty of battery

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A battery investigation by officers from the Indiana State Police has resulted in a guilty plea by former Fort Wayne Police Officer Charles Smith. Smith, 28, appeared in Allen Superior Court Thursday and pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of battery. In March 2018, the State Police started ...