Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Indiana News

UPDATED: Man killed in early-morning shooting

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Fort Wayne police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened early this morning. The Fort Wayne Police Department tells WOWO News...

Woman involved in fatal shooting now charged with murder

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A Fort Wayne woman has now been charged with murder over a fatal shooting that happened last week. 19-year-old Kennisha Jackson...

Federal court warns of phone calls in Social Security scam

INDIANAPOLIS (AP): Federal court officials in Indianapolis are warning that scammers posing as court employees are calling people with cases pending before the court...

Holcomb officially files for reelection

INDIANAPOLIS (WOWO): Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has officially filed to run for reelection. Holcomb filed his paperwork at the Secretary of State's office in Indianapolis...

Henry to focus on health, energy for 2020 State of the City

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Energy, roads, and health are among Mayor Tom Henry's priorities for Fort Wayne this year. Henry gave members of the city's...

Baby strollers recalled for fall hazard

NATIONWIDE (WOWO): A nationwide recall has been issued for a specific type of baby stroller. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says four models of Baby...

Allen County, Fort Wayne see housing growth

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): 2019 was a year of growth for Fort Wayne and Allen County. According to the Journal Gazette, there were a combined...

31 dead from flu in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS (WOWO): The flu has killed 31 people in Indiana this flu season. A third of those are people between the ages of 25 and...

Holcomb proposes protections for pregnant workers

INDIANAPOLIS (Network Indiana): Pregnant women would gain workplace protections under a bill being pushed by Governor Holcomb. Federal law already requires employers to make "reasonable...

Electric Works seeks extension to finalize new anchor tenant

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Fort Wayne's Electric Works project may have found its big anchor tenant... but it depends on whether or not the...

Major drug sweep in Allen County results in massive seizure

FORT WAYNE, In (WOWO): Six search warrants at various locations were executed by Allen County Police - including one at 8-10 Spring Street in...

Congressman Jim Banks files for re-election

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Incumbent Indiana Congressman Jim Banks has filed for re-election to represent Indiana's Third District. He's been in office since January...

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation sending “needs assessment” survey to citizens

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Press Release): The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a Community Needs Assessment Survey to gather crucial feedback about...

Indiana infant mortality rate drops

INDIANAPOLIS (Network Indiana): Indiana's health commissioner says a drop in the infant death rate shows the state's efforts to address it are paying off. Indiana...

Republicans vote down another Indiana teacher pay boost plan

INDIANAPOLIS (AP): A Democratic proposal to immediately boost Indiana teacher pay by $100 million a year by stretching out payments to a teacher pension...

Boyer to retire from Allen Superior Court

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Press Release): Judge Nancy Eshcoff Boyer, the first woman ever to serve as an Allen County Judge, has announced that she...

State Superintendent casts doubt on Governor’s teacher pay plan

INDIANAPOLIS (Network Indiana): "Disappointing" is how State Superintendent Dr. Jennifer McCormick describes Gov. Holcomb's State of the State address from Tuesday night. The governor pledged...

Fort Wayne, Indy on list of cities with most “bed bugs” reports

INDIANAPOLIS (Network Indiana): Two cities in Indiana are on a list that most people consider gross and undesirable. Indianapolis is 9th worst in the...

Fort Wayne Police search for missing juvenile

FORT WAYNE, In (WOWO): Fort Wayne Police are asking for help locating a missing juvenile who made threats to harm himself. Thomas McClain is described...

Expect More Arrests – Fort Wayne Police making headway in shootings

FORT WAYNE, In (WOWO): Fort Wayne Police have a message for residents who are concerned about the recent rash of shootings that have happened...

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