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Poll: Majority approve of 10-cent Indiana fuel tax increase

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ A recent poll indicates most Indiana residents approve of a 10-cent fuel tax increase that went into effect in July.RELATED: Indiana House...

Survey: Indiana school districts seeing teacher shortages

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A survey of Indiana school superintendents has found that many districts are experiencing a teacher shortage this fall.The Tribune...

Fort Wayne, Allen County unemployment falls again

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WOWO): The unemployment rates for Fort Wayne and Allen County are down in the September 2017 figures released Monday by the Indiana...

Parkview Health looks to fill 850 job positions at employment expo

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - Parkview Health is looking to fill more than 850 open positions during the upcoming employment expo.The event will be...

Meijer recalling produce due to listeria

STATEWIDE (WOWO): Meijer says it's recalling some packaged produce items in six states due to potential listeria contamination.The recall affects certain Meijer-brand produce sold...

Woman accused of poisoning baby’s milk due in court today

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A Fort Wayne woman accused of trying to poison breast milk in an attempt to kill her baby niece will make...

One man shot near southeast Fort Wayne

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A man was shot late Friday night near John S. Irwin Elementary.Fort Wayne Police say an officer heard gunshots while...

Man killed in Noble County rollover crash

NOBLE COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): A Cromwell man died in a rollover crash in Noble County Friday morning.Noble County Dispatch received a call of a...

Protect yourself from head lice this Halloween

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - Halloween is right around the corner, and for those celebrating, it's time to pick out a costume!For some kids,...

UPDATE: Victim of Thursday night shooting identified

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): One man is dead after a shooting in southeast Fort Wayne last night.Police were called to the intersection of Oxford...

General Motors issued a $120 million settlement after concealed safety issues

NATIONWIDE, (WOWO) - Attorney General Curtis Hill announced Friday a $120 million settlement with General Motors Company (GM) after allegations of concealed safety issues...

Man sentenced for Eckhart Public Library fire

AUBURN, Ind. (WOWO): An Auburn man will spend the next 14 years in prison for a fire that practically destroyed the Eckhart Public Library.24-year-old...

Two North Side High School students overdose Thursday

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - Fort Wayne Police were dispatched to North Side High School Thursday morning after a student experienced a drug overdose.Officers...

Train derails on S. Anthony Blvd Thursday

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - Emergency services have closed the intersection of S. Anthony Blvd. and Creighton Ave. after reports of a train derailment.From...

Fort Wayne’s annual Fright Night event this Saturday

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) - The 10th annual Fright Night Downtown is this Saturday, October 21.The event includes 27 activities catered toward children, families...

Fort Wayne Zoo’s popular Zoo Halloween reopens Friday for second weekend

The second weekend of the 39th annual Wild Zoo Halloween at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo gets back underway this Friday, starting at 10:00...

Fort Wayne releases neighborhood improvement survey

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): The City of Fort Wayne is hoping to hear from YOU about how to make the community better.There's a survey...

Officials frustrated at lack of witness cooperation in homicide cases

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): So far this year, there have been 27 murders in Fort Wayne. 21 of them remain unsolved.That's why Chief Deputy...

Woman critical after early morning assault

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A woman is in critical condition after being severely beaten outside a Fort Wayne apartment early this morning.Fort Wayne Police...

Man in custody for dealing heroin

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): One man is in custody after a drug bust Wednesday morning.After receiving a tip that someone was dealing heroine at...

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