News releases and verbatim statements
Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow
When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in older parts of Fort Wayne can overflow, resulting in the discharge of a combination of stormwater (rain or snowmelt) and untreate ...
October 31, 2018 8:04 am
Verbatim: $1 million gift establishes scholarship fund at Trine
Trine University has received a $1 million gift from alumnus and Board of Trustees member Larry Reiners and his wife Judy, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, to establish the Larry & Judy Reiners Endowed Scholarship Fund.
October 30, 2018 11:46 am
Verbatim: Gov. Holcomb Statement on Children Killed at Bus Stop
Gov. Eric J. Holcomb offered the following statement on the three children struck and killed at a school bus stop in Fulton County. A fourth child was airlifted to a hospital.
October 30, 2018 12:53 pm
Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning
When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in Fort Wayne can overflow resulting in the discharge of an untreated combination of stormwater (rain or snowmelt) and sewage into our waterways.
October 28, 2018 10:41 am
Verbatim: Fort Wayne man gets 11-plus years for bank robbery attempt
The U.S. Attorney's Office of the Northern District of Indiana issued the following news release today: FORT WAYNE – Rasheed Stukes, age 27, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sent ...
October 26, 2018 8:20 am
Verbatim: Latta Statement on Attempted Attacks
The following was released on Wed., Oct. 24, 2018 from the Office of Congressman Robert Latta, Fifth District of Ohio: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Latta released the foll ...
October 24, 2018 1:20 pm
Verbatim: Paul Spoelhof named planning & policy director
The city of Fort Wayne issued the following news release Monday: Fort Wayne, Ind. – Paul Spoelhof is the City of Fort Wayne’s new Planning & Policy Director. Spoel ...
October 23, 2018 6:54 am
Responses to Curtis Hill decision
These responses to the decision not to criminally charge Attorney General Curtis Hill have been received in The Journal Gazette's newsroom:
October 23, 2018 11:17 am
Verbatim: I&M not asking for Social Security numbers during power restoration
Indiana Michigan Power issued this news release this afternoon:
October 22, 2018 12:38 pm
FlushmateŽ recalls Flushmate II 501-B pressure-assisted flushing systems
FlushmateŽ recalls Flushmate II 501-B pressure-assisted flushing systems due to the system can burst at or near the vessel weld seam releasing stored pressure.
October 21, 2018 9:42 am
Verbatim: Mega Millions $1.6 billion and Powerball $620 million
Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot increases to an estimated $1.6 billion. Powerball is an estimated $620 million and Hoosier Lotto is an estimated $19 million.
October 21, 2018 1:36 pm
Verbatim: Caito Foods, LLC recalls salad and bowl products made with chicken due to possible salmonella and listeria monocytogenes contamination in corn
WASHINGTON, Oct. 19, 2018 – Caito Foods, LLC, an Indianapolis, Ind. establishment, is recalling approximately 1,532 pounds of ready-to-eat salad and bowl products made with c ...
October 19, 2018 9:10 pm
City gets grant for lead paint remediation in homes
Fort Wayne's Office of Housing and Neighborhood Services has received a $680,000 state grant for lead paint removal.
October 18, 2018 10:57 am
Verbatim: Memorial Coliseum named "Prime Site" – again
Allen County War Memorial Coliseum officials issued the following news release today: FORT WAYNE, Ind. (October 17, 2018) – The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum has been n ...
October 17, 2018 8:28 am
Verbatim: Purdue Fort Wayne Faculty Member Awarded $369,000 Grant for Mental Health Awareness and Training Program
Jeannie DiClementi, associate professor of psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a three-year grant valued at $368,664 by the US Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
October 17, 2018 9:41 am