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News releases and verbatim statements

Verbatim: Govt. shutdown hits 122nd Fighter Wing

"This shutdown will have a significant impact on each and every one of them."

January 20, 2018 10:32 am


Bed Bath & Beyond recalls Hudson Comforters by UGG

Bed Bath & Beyond recalls Hudson Comforters by UGG due to mold can be present, posing a risk of respiratory or other infections in individuals with compromised immune systems, damaged lungs or an allergy to mold.

January 18, 2018 4:47 pm


Verbatim: Holcomb Statement on Indianapolis Making Amazon's List of Finalists for Second Headquarters

Governor Eric J. Holcomb offered the following statement regarding Amazon's announcement that Indianapolis is among a list of 20 finalist locations for the company's second headquarters:

January 18, 2018 10:16 am


Verbatim: City HUD dollars to rehabilitate 6 Vincent Village houses, build 7th

The city of Fort Wayne issued this news release today:

January 18, 2018 1:16 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning

The city of Fort Wayne issued the following news release today: When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in Fort Wayne can overflow resulting in the discharge of an untreat ...

January 12, 2018 7:58 am


Addison surprises Indiana House with National Anthem

Fort Wayne teen Addison Agen – runner-up on the hit show The Voice last month – surprised the Indiana House with a powerful rendition of the National Anthem during a visit to the Statehouse Thursday.

January 11, 2018 11:31 am


Verbatim: St. Joseph Hospital chooses Karen Fordham as CEO

Her selection as CEO was announced throughout Lutheran Health Network today.

January 11, 2018 4:15 pm


Verbatim: Purdue University Fort Wayne Music Technology Program to be Housed on Sweetwater Campus

The following was released on Wed. Jan. 10, 2018 by Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne:  FORT WAYNE, Ind.— Purdue University Fort Wayne* and Sweetwater officia ...

January 10, 2018 2:43 pm


Verbatim: Indiana State Bar Association sponsors 2018 “Talk to a Lawyer Today” program

The Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) will sponsor “Talk to a Lawyer Today,” a pro bono program to provide free legal assistance to the underserved on Monday, Jan. 15.

January 10, 2018 11:28 am


Verbatim: 8-year-old Grabill girl 1st county homicide victim of year

The Allen County coroner's office issued this news release today:

January 8, 2018 3:31 pm


Verbatim: Health officials report increased flu activity, deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is urging residents to take precautions against influenza amid recent increases in flu-like illnesses and deaths.

January 8, 2018 10:58 am


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning

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.

January 8, 2018 8:02 am


Verbatim: Indiana National Guard soldier dies at Fort Hood

An Indiana National Guard soldier deploying with the 38th Sustainment Brigade died at Fort Hood, Texas early Saturday morning.

January 7, 2018 11:21 am


Verbatim: Flu prompts hospital, nursing home visitor restrictions

Allen County public health officials are recommending temporary visitation restrictions at area hospitals and nursing home facilities.

January 5, 2018 9:33 am


Verbatim: IPFW Partners with SME, Inc. to Develop Purdue University Fort Wayne Brand

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) announced at a news conference this morning that SME, Inc. has been chosen as the brand marketing partner to develop and implement the new Purdue University Fort Wayne* brand.

January 4, 2018 11:34 am