18 recruits report for duty with Fort Wayne Fire Department

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Eighteen firefighters have joined the Fort Wayne Fire Department following a graduation ceremony at the Public Safety Academy. Members of the department’s 92nd recruit class participated in 20 weeks of training and will now continue their training alongside firefighters from the 18 stations ...

‘Infant Mortality Challenge’ aims to help babies sleep safely

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A new fundraising effort aims to provide safer sleeping options for infants. Fort Wayne UNITED and Healthier Moms and Babies will oversee the Infant Mortality Challenge, which has set a goal of $50,000. “Twenty-Four babies in Allen County over the past five years did not live to see their ...

City’s latest three homicide victims identified

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Fort Wayne's latest three homicide victims have been identified by the Allen County Coroner's office. Dominique N. Taylor, 18, of Fort Wayne was found in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds in the 1800 block of Fox Point Trail on Dec. 22. She was taken to a local hospital, where death was ...

Henry, other city officials to be sworn in Jan. 1

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Tom Henry will be sworn in for his fourth term as Fort Wayne's mayor Jan. 1 at the Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St. Other city officials will also take the oath of office, including: City Clerk Lana Keesling City Council District 1 Paul Ensley City Council District 2 Russ Jehl City ...