Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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Man accused of torturing three people released from jail

MUNCIE, Ind. (Network Indiana): A man accused of holding three people hostage and beating one of them with a shovel is out of prison...

Slocum Apartments plan approved amid opposition

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A proposal to turn the former Francis Slocum Elementary School into low-income housing has been approved, but not without some...

“Active School Shooter” training in Mercer County this week

MERCER COUNTY, Ohio (WOWO): If you see a bunch of police and emergency crews at St. Henry's High School in Mercer County, don't be alarmed.The...

Komets split with NHL affiliate

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): The Fort Wayne Komets are looking for a new NHL affiliate, less than a year after teaming up with the NHL's...

Holcomb shares report, recommendations & next steps for child services agency

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb wants to tap the state's budget surplus to hand out raises to state child welfare workers.The Republican...

UPDATE: New details regarding shooting at Glenrbook Square Mall

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): New information has been released regarding a recent shooting at the Glenbrook Square Mall.One man was shot in the leg...

Grant County police need your help locating wanted sex offender

GRANT COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): Crime Stoppers needs your help in locating Douglas Day, 44, who is wanted for failure to register as a sex...

FW Mayor announces plan to provide paid parental leave to non-union city employees

Fort Wayne, Ind. (WOWO): Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry announced Monday a new paid parental leave policy for non-union city employees. The policy would...

Purdue University Fort Wayne unveils new athletics logo and identity

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Officials with Purdue University Fort Wayne have unveiled a new athletics logo. (New logo to the left.)The process of changing logos...

Sam’s Club community recycling drop-off to close Saturday

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - The community recycling drop-off site at the Sam's Club on Lima Road will temporarily close beginning Saturday, June 23.The...

Del Monte vegetable trays recalled over parasite infections

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Time to check your fridge for another recalled food product.The Food and Drug Administration says vegetable trays from Del Monte...

New non-profit in Fort Wayne, addresses dangers of internet

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - There's a new non-profit organization in Fort Wayne, and it addresses the dangers of the internet.Giving Teens Grace (GTG)...

Area VA nursing home among worst-ranked nationwide

MARION, Ind. (WOWO): A Veterans Affairs nursing home in Grant County is among nearly half such facilities getting the agency's lowest possible ranking.A report...

Fort Wayne unemployment stays low

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Fort Wayne's unemployment rate is sitting more than a point below the national average.The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that Fort...

Police investigate death of NBA player’s brother

MARION, Ind. (WOWO): The brother of an NBA basketball player was found shot to death in the parking lot of a business in Marion...

Two dead and four injured in early Saturday morning crash

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO):  The Noble County Sheriff's Department responded to a call stating there was a wrong-way driver on State Road 3 around...

UPDATE: Police investigate shooting at Glenbrook Square

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): One person is confirmed hurt after a shooting this evening at Glenbrook Square mall.Fort Wayne Police Dispatch tells WOWO News...

Former Komet Boulay dead at 34

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A former Fort Wayne Komets defenseman has died suddenly in Dublin, Ireland.Brian Boulay, who played for the 2008-2009 Komets, had...

Saturday and Sunday named air quality action days

INDIANAPOLIS (WOWO): With temperatures expected to approach the mid 90s, Saturday and Sunday will be Air Quality Action Days due to high ozone levels.The...

Thursday night shooting at Fort Wayne apartment complex, one seriously injured

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - At least one person was seriously injured after a shooting in Fort Wayne Thursday night.Police were called to an...

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