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House passes bill to target meth cooks

| February 8, 2016
House passes bill to target meth cooks

INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana House of Representatives passed State Rep. Martin Carbaugh’s (R-Fort Wayne) bill to combat Indiana’s growing meth problem. If enacted, House Bill 1211, would allow meth manufacturers to be charged with a Level 4 or Level 6 felony when meth lab accidents cause property damage. “According to the Indiana State Police, in the past […]

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Two busted in Robinwood meth raid

| February 8, 2016
Two busted in Robinwood meth raid

FORT WAYNE—Shortly after 7 p.m. FEB. 2,  officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department Vice & Narcotics Division,  Emergency Services Team and the Indiana State Police served a search warrant in the 4100 block of Robinwood Drive in Fort Wayne in connection with the manufacturing of methamphetamines. Two subjects were arrested at the scene as […]

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Police gas attack forces barricaded suspect from home

| February 8, 2016
Police gas attack forces barricaded suspect from home

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 5:30 a.m., Feb. 2, Fort Wayne police responded to a domestic disturbance which involved two brothers in a residence located at 1316 High St. Once on scene it was learned that the suspect, Jason Beam, 23, had somehow entered his brother’s home early in the morning and fell asleep on a living […]

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Man serious, woman critical after police pursuit, crash

| February 8, 2016
Man serious, woman critical after police pursuit, crash

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:09 p.m., Feb. 4, an officer with the Fort Wayne Police Department was responding to a call for service while southbound on Ardmore Avenue when he observed a silver Chevy Malibu swerving into oncoming traffic northbound on Ardmore Ave.  The officer got permission to disregard the call he was en route too […]

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Bettye J. Moore

| February 8, 2016
Bettye J. Moore

Bettye J. Moore, 65, departed this life on Feb. 4, 2016. She was born on Feb. 8, 1950. She leaves to cherish her memory: sons, Jeffery Moore (Angie) and Christopher Moore (Melissa) of Fort Wayne; Callene Warren (Leotis) and Nawannda Ridgway (John) of Fort Wayne; step brothers, Eddie Carlisle (Martha Jean) and Amos Carlisle (Paulene) […]

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Obituaries: February 6-12, 2016

| February 6, 2016
Obituaries: February 6-12, 2016

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You’ll lose with pneumonia, booze

| February 6, 2016
You’ll lose with pneumonia, booze

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D.MPH While training at Kings County Hospital in Internal Medicine, I often had to admit many patients with pneumonia. During their hospital stay, some would do well while others did poorly. In reviewing their medical history, those who did not do well usually had a history of alcoholism. These patients would […]

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Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

| February 3, 2016
Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

If you are looking for a place to get away for a few days, then come ride with us on a bus trip to Washington, D.C., as we share with family and friends at the Moore, Locke Family Reunion. We will be leaving Fort Wayne, at 2 p.m., Friday, July 8, 2016 and are scheduled […]

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Cornerstone Christian Prep celebrates 25 years

| February 3, 2016
Cornerstone Christian Prep celebrates 25 years

FORT WAYNE—Cornerstone Christian College Prep Day & High School is scheduled to hold its 25th Anniversary Celebration 6 p.m., Feb. 6 at the Destiny Dome Embassy and Cathedral of Praise International, 3501 Harris Road. The guest speaker for the event is Dr. Steve Perry, founder and principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Conn. […]

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Africa’s non-stop sun now powers solar bus

| February 2, 2016
Africa’s non-stop sun now powers solar bus

(GIN)—The Ugandan manufacturers of a solar-powered bus are showing off their creation at a stadium in Kampala. A 35-seater, it uses two batteries and the direct rays of an equatorial sun. Solar panels attached to the roof power the 35-seater. Hopefully, partners will be found to help manufacture the bus for the mass market. The […]

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