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Verbatim: Narcan administered on Bluffton man who took heroine

The quick actions of Indiana State Police Trooper Anthony Repass and Wells County sheriff's deputies may have saved the life of a man from rural Bluffton.

September 1, 2016 7:53 am


Verbatim: Fort Wayne Bids on 25 NCAA Championships for 2018-2022

The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and Visit Fort Wayne have partnered with the Fort Wayne Mastodons (IPFW) and the Manchester University Spartans to submit 25 NCAA Division I and III bids for seven championships in four different sports to be contested during the 2018-2019 through 2021-2022 academic years.

August 30, 2016 7:49 am


Verbatim: Lutheran Cancer Center Earns Outstanding Achievement Award

The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has bestowed its Outstanding Achievement Award to Lutheran Hospital’s cancer program, known as Lutheran Cancer Center, as a result of a survey performed earlier this year. 

August 29, 2016 9:56 am


Parkview Heart Institute receives Beacon Award for Excellence for exceptional patient care, healthy work environment

The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses recently awarded the Inpatient Cardiac Unit at Parkview Heart Institute with a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence.

August 29, 2016 7:16 am


Verbatim: Embassy Theatre reaps Regional Cities money

The Indiana Economic Development Corp. issued the following news release today: INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 26, 2016) – The Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) h ...

August 26, 2016 3:13 pm


Verbatim: Tornadoes confirmed in Allen, Adams counties

The National Weather Service Northern Indiana issued this news release today:

August 25, 2016 12:58 pm


Verbatim: Commissioners' statement on tornado recovery efforts

The Allen County Board of Commissioners issued this statement today:

August 25, 2016 9:58 pm


Verbatim: Replacement of I-69 bridges continues

The Indiana Department of Transportation issued this news release today:

August 22, 2016 12:54 pm


Verbatim: Unity Performing Arts leader awarded

The leader of the Unity Performing Arts Foundation will reap an award.

August 19, 2016 10:04 am


Verbatim: Zoo hosts Brew & Wine Too event

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo will welcome nearly 2,200 people 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today for its annual Zoo Brew & Wine Too event, presented by SYM Financial Advisors.  Fri ...

August 19, 2016 8:13 am


Verbatim: Now is the time to join the fun, register for Girl Scouts

As summer draws to a close and students return to school, Girl Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiana is inviting girls to join the fun and register for Girl Scouts.

August 18, 2016 12:16 pm


Verbatim: Shindigz National Soccer Festival spread throughout city on Saturday

The following was released on Thursday, August 18, 2016 from Shindigz National Soccer Festival: Fort Wayne, IN – The Shindigz National Soccer Festival will once again return ...

August 18, 2016 12:08 pm


Rain soaked Hefner fields changes Shindigz National Soccer Festival locations

Due to the heavy amount of rain over the past few days and its low-lying area, the Festival’s Friday and Saturday games at IPFW’s Hefner Fields will be relocated to other sites throughout the city.

August 17, 2016 1:08 pm


Verbatim: New director of VA Northern Indiana Health Care System named

The Department of Veterans Affairs issued this news release today:

August 12, 2016 11:55 am


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

Today's forecast indicates a strong possibility that overflows will occur or have occurred in the past 24 hours.

August 11, 2016 12:55 pm