News releases and verbatim statements
Fort4Fitness By the Numbers
t’s hard to believe that Fort4Fitness is in its 10th year in 2017. The races have grown to a total of over 10,000 total participants at times and started with 3,091 in the inaugural year.
September 28, 2017 12:35 pm
TurnstoneCenter to Host the Adaptive Sports USA 2018 Junior Nationals
daptive Sports USA announced today that they will be hosting the Adaptive Sports USA 2018 Junior Nationals in conjunction with the Turnstone Center.
September 28, 2017 4:13 pm
Verbatim: NIPSCO seeks rate increase
Northern Indiana Public Service Co. has made the request with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission.
September 27, 2017 8:33 am
Jackpot Alert Hoosier Lotto jackpot grows to $23.5 million
Wednesday's Hoosier Lotto jackpot is now an estimated $23.5 million.
September 26, 2017 12:15 pm
Verbatim: Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Public Meeting Announcement
Allen County, in cooperation with the Polis Center at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), the City of Fort Wayne, the City of New Haven, the City of Woodburn, the Town of Leo-Cedarville, the Town of Monroeville, the Town of Grabill, the Town of Huntertown and the Town of Zanesville have prepared an update to the 2012 Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan (MHMP) to address the risk and vulnerability of communities in Allen County which may be affected by known natural, technological or human-caused hazards.
September 25, 2017 8:50 am
Verbatim: Allen County Education Partnership Receives Grant from Lincoln Financial Foundation
Lincoln Financial Foundation has awarded Allen County Education Partnership a grant for $35,000.00 in support of the agency's primary program, Project READS.
September 25, 2017 8:54 am
Verbatim: Elsenbaumer named as chancellor of Purdue's Fort Wayne campus
Ronald Elsenbaumer, special advisor to the president at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) and a Purdue University alumnus, has been named the next chancellor of Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, effective Nov. 1.
September 21, 2017 10:14 am
Verbatim: Mayor Henry announces 2018 budget to continue Fort Wayne’s momentum and position as a point of destination city
Mayor Tom Henry today announced the City of Fort Wayne’s proposed budget for 2018.
September 21, 2017 11:17 am
Verbatim: SBA disaster loans available to eligible Allen, Adams businesses
The U.S. Small Business Administration issued this news release today:
September 21, 2017 5:41 pm
Verbatim: English Bonter Mitchell Foundation Pledges $1 Million to Future Purdue Fort Wayne School of Music
Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) is proud to announce that the English Bonter Mitchell Foundation has donated $1 million to the university for its efforts in creating the Purdue School of Music on the Fort Wayne campus.
September 20, 2017 11:18 am
Verbatim: Lutheran Health Network announces plans to build new medical campus in downtown Fort Wayne
Lutheran Health Network today announced plans to build a replacement facility for the current St. Joseph Hospital.
September 20, 2017 10:03 am
Verbatim: PepsiCo Recycling Rewards High School Students for Boosting Recycling in their Communities
For the third year, PepsiCo Recycling and The Indiana Recycling Coalition (IRC) are teaming up to provide scholarships for high school students who demonstrate leadership within their schools and wish to drive change in their community through recycling programs.
September 20, 2017 1:52 pm
Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today
When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in Fort Wayne can overflow resulting in the discharge of an untreated combination of stormwater (rain or snowmelt) and sewage into our waterways.
September 19, 2017 9:24 am
Verbatim: NRC approves new nature preserve
The Natural Resources Commission (NRC) approved Pond ‘Lil Nature Preserve in LaGrange County as a new nature preserve.
September 19, 2017 3:34 pm
Verbatim: Bats could pose rabies risks for residents
If a bat is found in your home, do not kill it or set it free if there is a chance it may have come in contact with a person or pet.
September 18, 2017 1:29 pm