From a report received Friday morning from the Indiana State Police: State Road 8 and CR 75 in Eastern DeKalb County is closed at this time due to a personal injury crash.
“We're asking all Hoosiers to also be alert and prepared.”
"Criminals look for the easy target. Is your vehicle an easy target?"
From a report received Thursday morning: Regarding the traffic accident on US 33 at 250 S in Noble County, US 33 has been reopened to all traffic.
"A new policy to provide financial aid to 100 percent of first-time, full-time undergraduate applicants attracted a higher number of direct out of high school students."
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"The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is leading development of a Habitat Conservation Plan for the Midwest that will conserve endangered species, promote development of clean energy which in turn will reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide."
"Stanley comes to NiSource after serving in a variety of senior executive positions in the utility industry, most recently as senior vice president and chief distribution officer for Duke Energy’s U.S. electric business."
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“These proposed changes will clarify the rules of the road so that Fort Wayne is safer for not only bicyclists, but also drivers and pedestrians.”
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The Scoop just wanted to share this cool video supplied by Fort Wayne's 122nd Fighter Wing of its public service announcement showcasing local Air National Guard Airmen.
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"The 2012 Air Show, hosted by the 122nd Indiana Air National Guard, is predicted to draw a large crowd to both the Guard Base and Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA) over Labor Day weekend."
From a report received Monday night from the Indiana State Police: Shortly before 5:00 p.m. today, troopers from the Indiana State Police Toll Road Post responded to the report of a personal injury accident on the Indiana Toll Road near the 90 mile marker.
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"Due to rain-outs and great crowd response this summer, the live outdoor music performances will extend through the third Thursday in September."
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Many crashes occur because other motorists do not notice the motorcycle.
“The city of Celina is pleased to be one of the municipal electric communities in Ohio that are adding clean and renewable solar energy to its power supply,” Celina Mayor Jeffrey Hazel said.
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"Funds will be used to provide technical assistance to small and emerging businesses within Whitley County through the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Initiative (SBEI)."
The lineup also includes Jeffrey Tobin, Jon Meacham, Naomi Tutu, Grant Imahara and Susan Orlean.
Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey announced the indictment and arrests of 9 persons on charges resulting from an investigation by the Grand Lake Task Force.
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Cases have been identified in Allen, Fulton, Hamilton, Hancock, Jackson, Monroe, Marion, Tippecanoe and Vanderburgh counties.
“Businesses have been asking for this service, and it is the District’s goal to increase recycling by making it just as convenient to do so at work as it is at home."
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All lanes of the Toll Road that were closed earlier due to the truck fire are now open.
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"While the team hasn’t yet officially clinched a spot, we wanted to give fans a chance to reserve their tickets as we anticipate post-season games.”
"No matter how important it is at that moment for you to get to your destination on time, taking a five-second walk around your car to make sure that children are not in harm's way could save your family and your child from a lifetime of physical and emotional pain."
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"Topics will be presented by natural resource professionals from the DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife, Purdue University, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the National Wild Turkey Federation."
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"State and federal health officials are advising all Hoosiers to discard cantaloupes purchased from July 7 to present, following an outbreak of salmonellosis which has sickened 14 Hoosiers and approximately 150 people nationwide."
“We’re disappointed that after two years, Indiana still does not have an answer about the long-term future of HIP."
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Kroger announces it will invest more than $100 million in Fort Wayne: Opening 2nd Marketplace store, on the southwest side, and remodeling the Bluffton Road and North Clinton stores.
From a written report received late Wednesday night: Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a tree stand accident that occurred at 10099 7th Rd near Plymouth Indiana.
“While this is a campus-wide program, particular focus will be on three groups of students: military/veteran students, racial and ethnic minority students, and members of sexual and gender identity minority groups."
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"The majority of people who become infected do so while spending time around the outside of the home, when working in the garden, mowing the lawn or simply sitting on the porch."
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"Mayor’s Night In provides the citizens of Fort Wayne an excellent opportunity to meet with me and my staff, and to share their issues, concerns and ideas for improvement."
From a report received Wednesday morning: Fort Wayne, IN August 15 - Frontier Communications is issuing a service outage alert that affects customers in the state of Indiana.
"Students in the track will take two to three years of pre-pharmacy study at Huntington and then directly enter a four-year pharmacy doctoral program at another institution."
"This project will consist of the construction of a new 22,000 square-foot corporate headquarters facility adjacent to their current manufacturing campus and will support the creation of up to 10 new positions, as well as the retention of (current) staffing levels."
"The purchase will help relieve pressure on American livestock producers during the drought, while helping to bring the nation’s meat supply in line with demand while providing high quality, nutritious food to recipients of USDA’s nutrition programs."
"Motorists should find alter routes if possible as delays and congestion can be expected around the milling operations."
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"The edifice will be christened the Public Safety Academy: Ivy Tech South Campus."
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"Fort Financial Credit Union, headquartered in Fort Wayne, IN, and Financial Members Federal Credit Union, located in Auburn, announced today they have received regulatory and membership approval to merge."
"Franklin Electric has agreed to pay $25.7 million in an all cash transaction."
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From a report received Friday morning: Kosciusko County Drug Task Force officers arrest a Milford man on drug charges Thursday evening after an undercover investigation.
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“The bar has been set high to reestablish passenger rail service in this corridor."
"This conditional denial reiterates what Huntertown residents have been saying – that a continued relationship with City Utilities is an affordable option and that further environmental degradation that would result from a Huntertown sewage treatment plant is not necessary."
From a report received Tuesday morning: Warsaw Police and the Kosciusko County Coroner's office are currently involved in a death investigation at a south side Warsaw home.
From a report received Tuesday morning: Warsaw Police have arrested an Atwood woman accused of dealing in a controlled substance at a Warsaw park.
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"Though there will still be signs at the public beaches in the event of a closure, Kosciusko County lake-goers can now know of high E. coli levels before they even reach the water."
"According to Detective Kevin Smith, a complaint was made to the South Whitely Police Department alleging that 74 year old Roland King of rural South Whitley had inappropriately touched three women at the Cleveland Township Trustee’s office between June 10, 2011 and June 11, 2012."
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"They are among the most productive and communitarian of all our citizens and theirs is a faith of gentleness and toleration."
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"Hoosiers are encouraged to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases."
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Five confirmed cases of variant influenza A have been identified in Indiana since mid-July.
"At this point, the Sheriff's Office plans to suspend the K-9 program as we have lost two dogs in the last three years."
"This afternoon, City Utilities closed a gate at the Hosey Dam on the Maumee River so that more water will be held behind the dam."
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"The theme of the parade is “Building on a Legacy” and Chief Condra Ridley is serving as the Grand Marshal."
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"Ten year and final year 4H members were recently recognized at the Allen County Fair."