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Allen County Highway Update

As of 10:00 a.m., the Allen County Highway Department reports the following roads affected by high water due to heavy rain:

May 25, 2017 10:19 am


Verbatim: Success of Dragon Boat Races leads to $25,000 donation to Parkview Foundation

Mayor Tom Henry and leaders of the Fort Wayne Dragon Boat Races today presented a check for $25,000 to the Parkview Foundation as the recipient of funds raised from last year’s Dragon Boat Races.

May 25, 2017 10:58 am


Armour Eckrich Meats recall ready-to-eat sausage

The following press release is being printed verbatim.   WASHINGTON - Armour Eckrich Meats, LLC, a Junction City, Kan. establishment, is recalling approximately 90,978 pounds of ...

May 25, 2017 1:30 am


Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry is funded in part by a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne

The Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne has awarded the Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry's “Meat” the Need program a grant in the amount of $5,000.00.

May 24, 2017 11:43 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.

May 24, 2017 4:20 pm


Verbatim: Nominations Now Being Accepted for Linda & Jerry Vandeveer Impact Award

The Allen County Board of Commissioners today announced that nominations are now being accepted for the “Linda and Jerry Vandeveer Impact Award”.

May 23, 2017 12:25 pm


Verbatim: Remarks by Vice President Mike Pence at the University of Notre Dame commencement ceremony

REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, Indiana 11:20 A.M. EDT  THE VICE PRESIDENT ...

May 21, 2017 2:35 pm


Michaels recalls ceramic travel mugs

Michaels recalls ceramic travel mugs due to the mug's lid does not fit securely and can cause liquids to leak from the bottom of the lid when tilted, posing a burn hazard. Also, the mug does not have a silicone hand wrap so the consumer could burn their hand on the side walls of the mug.

May 18, 2017 5:18 pm


Verbatim: Web Industries looks to expand in Allen County, create 45 jobs

Web Industries was founded in Boston in 1969.

May 18, 2017 7:51 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.

May 18, 2017 5:05 pm


Verbatim: Summer Nights at the Embassy launches May 24

Single tickets for the second season of Summer Nights at the Embassy are now on sale to the general public.

May 17, 2017 2:17 pm


Verbatim: ISP to participate in Click It or Ticket

The Indiana State Police issued the following news release Friday, May 12, 2017: (Fort Wayne, IN) – Indiana State Police will be participating in the statewide Click It or T ...

May 12, 2017 10:39 am


Verbatim: Old National foundation gives Fort Wayne $180,000 for riverfront plaza

Old National Bank issued this news release today:

May 12, 2017 2:58 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

The City of Fort Wayne issued the following news release Thursday, May 11, 2017: When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in Fort Wayne can overflow resulting in the discha ...

May 11, 2017 6:42 am


Allen County high water road closings for Tues., May 9, 2017

As of 2:00 p.m., the Allen County Highway Department reports the following county highways affected by high water:

May 9, 2017 2:56 pm