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Verbatim: Senate Passes Resolution Honoring Indiana Senator Richard Lugar

U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Mike Braun (R-Ind.) introduced a resolution honoring former Indiana Senator Richard G. Lugar who passed away on Sunday.

April 30, 2019 10:34 am


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

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 untreated sewage into CSO impacted waterways within the Great Lakes Basin.

April 30, 2019 3:31 pm


Verbatim: Library responses

The Allen County Public Library Board Wednesday night released its responses to questions asked during a public meeting in late March about the library's system of discarding mater ...

April 30, 2019 9:34 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

The city of Fort Wayne issued this news release today:

April 29, 2019 3:20 pm


Verbatim: FWACC Seeking Information After Dog Found Abandoned in Alley

Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control is asking for the public's help after a dog was found abandoned in an alley.

April 29, 2019 12:54 pm


Verbatim: SolFest 2019 at Fox Island County Park Cancelled

The Allen County Parks and Recreation announced today that its annual music festival scheduled for this weekend, May 4th and 5th has been cancelled due to flooding and safety considerations.

April 29, 2019 9:46 am


Verbatim: Three Rivers Festival Announces Entertainment Lineup

Three Rivers Festival Board of Directors are proud to announce the nightly entertainment line-up for the 51st Three Rivers Festival.

April 26, 2019 10:02 am


Verbatim: Stately Enhancements State Boulevard Realignment Construction Moves Forward

Mayor Tom Henry joined area residents, members of City Council, Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) officials, and the City of Fort Wayne’s Public Works Division to break ground for the next phase of the State Boulevard enhancement and realignment project.

April 25, 2019 2:20 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

The city of Fort Wayne issued this news release tonight:

April 25, 2019 5:11 pm


Verbatim: $875,000 “Chapman Challenge” Endowed Scholarships Announcement Part of Purdue University Fort Wayne Day of Giving

Purdue University Fort Wayne’s initial participation in the Day of Giving initiative, started by Purdue University in West Lafayette six year ago, started off with a major announcement this morning.

April 24, 2019 11:11 am


Verbatim: Mad Anthonys names Jaylon Smith and John Tippmann Sr. 2019 Red Coat recipients

Mad Anthonys will recognize Fort Wayne native and NFL star Jaylon Smith, as well as local business leader and philanthropist John Tippmann, Sr., as its 2019 Red Coat recipients.

April 23, 2019 11:36 am


Verbatim: Mayor Henry announces nine local businesses awarded commercial fašade grants

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that nine local organizations will receive 2019 Commercial Fašade Grants to improve their properties.

April 23, 2019 11:51 am


Verbatim: Steel Dynamics Reports Quarterly Results

Steel Dynamics Inc. issued this news release today:

April 22, 2019 7:20 am


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 ...

April 20, 2019 10:31 am


Verbatim: Work on Clinton Street water main begins Tuesday

Fort Wayne City Utilities issued this news release today:

April 19, 2019 10:39 am