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The front page for Monday, Feb. 17.

5 stories of interest to Fort Wayne area readers – Monday, Feb. 17

Here are a few of the local stories that will be talked about today.

1. FOOD PANTRY DAMAGED IN FIRE, SEEKS HELP

A fire in an apartment above the Central Noble Food Pantry in Albion on Sunday afternoon caused the ceiling to collapse and water damage to the pantry and some of the pantry's food products.

2. LOCAL CASKET SELLERS FIND HOME AT RETAIL CENTERS

You can now buy caskets at local shopping centers.

3. AFTER A FRIGID WINTER ... GET READY FOR GREEN GRASS

Your lawn may need special attention after this bitter winter.

4. KOMETS STAY HOT

Defeat Wheeling 4-3 Sunday at the Coliseum

5. 5 HURT AS RIVAL GANGS OPEN FIRE

Argument at bar becomes car chase, street shootout

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