Skip to main content

The Journal Gazette

The Scoop

News releases and verbatim statements

Verbatim: U.S. Department of Labor Investigations Find Indiana Automotive Service Chain Owes Over $1 Million in Back Wages, Damages To 1,056 Employees

The following was released on Tues. Feb. 26, 2019: INDIANAPOLIS, IN – After several investigations by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Best ...

February 26, 2019 11:52 am


Verbatim: I&M Storm Update: 9 a.m. 02-25-2019

The following was released on Mon. Feb. 25, 2019: I&M has restored power to nearly 80 percent of the approximately 27,000 customers who lost service as a result of wind storms ...

February 25, 2019 9:36 am


Verbatim: I&M Storm Update: Noon 02-24-2019

The following was released on Sun., Feb. 24, 2019: I&M Storm Update: Noon 02-24-2019 High winds are sweeping through I&M’s service territory today as forecast, with ...

February 24, 2019 12:44 pm


VERBATIM: I&M continues to restore power in area, about 1,500 local customers affected

The following release was issued by Indiana Michigan Power at 5 p.m. today: I&M crews have restored thousands of customers who lost service as a result of Sunday’s heavy wi ...

February 24, 2019 5:20 pm


VERBATIM: I&M says it's ready to respond to high-wind damage Sunday

Indiana Michigan Power issued this news release today:  Indiana and Michigan Power crews are preparing to respond to any damage caused by anticipated strong winds that ...

February 23, 2019 8:30 pm


Verbatim: PFW women's coach Niecee Nelson returns from administrative leave

Purdue University Fort Wayne issued this news release today:

February 21, 2019 3:58 pm


Verbatim: I&M Economic Impact Grant Helps Support “Make it Your Own”

The following was released on Thurs., Feb. 21, 2019:    FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Indiana Michigan Power is helping attract dynamic, growing businesses and a world-class, talented ...

February 21, 2019 11:34 am


Verbatim: Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Receives Award at Indiana Parks & Recreation Conference

The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department’s Partner Officer Program received the Innovative Program Award during the Indiana Parks and Recreation Association (IPRA) Conference in French Lick.

February 21, 2019 11:53 am


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow today

When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in older parts of Fort Wayne can overflow.

February 20, 2019 2:22 pm


Verbatim: “Tox-Away Tuesday” Expansion Proposed

The following was released on Wed., Feb. 20, 2019:  (February 20, 2019) — Residents in need of more opportunities to safely dispose of expired or unwanted household hazardou ...

February 20, 2019 1:52 pm


Verbatim: City seeks new developer for prime riverfront property

The city of Fort Wayne issued this news release today:

February 18, 2019 10:03 am


Verbatim: Rolling slowdowns set for I-469 overnight Saturday

The Indiana Department of Transportation issued this news release today:

February 15, 2019 3:44 pm


Verbatim: Mayor Tom Henry's State of the City speech text

Remarks as prepared for delivery by Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry in the annual State of the City address today:

February 13, 2019 12:41 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow

The city of Fort Wayne issued the following news release today: When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in older parts of Fort Wayne can overflow, resulting in the dischar ...

February 12, 2019 7:02 am


Verbatim: Fogwell Parkway Restoration Awarded $6.5 Million in Federal Funding

Allen County’s plans to reconstruct and upgrade a one-mile section of the Fogwell Parkway have received a major boost.

February 11, 2019 9:24 am