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  • Late-year risk jumps for drivers and deer
    If you live in Indiana, you're 21 percent more likely to slam your car or truck into a deer during the next 12 months than you were during the entire previous year.
  • Helping feed hungry kids
  • 911 center allowed budget boost
    The Allen County Council granted a request Thursday from the Fort Wayne-Allen County 911 call center for nearly $300,000 while denying a smaller request from the Soil and Water Conservation District.

Pets of the week

Buddy is a 2-year-old neutered black domestic shorthair. He is a polydactyle, meaning he has extra toes. He wouldn’t mind sharing a home with children, other cats or even dogs. To adopt him, call the Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.
Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control
Max is a 3-year-old neutered Labrador retriever who will do well in a home with children of any age. He is friendly and a lover of all people. To adopt him call Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control at 427-5502 or go to
Stitch is a 1-year-old tan dachshund/terrier mix. The Allen County SPCA staff recommends crate-training to keep him and objects in the house safe when he is home alone.To adopt him, call the Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.