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Obituaries: May 27-June 2 Edition

Obituaries: May 27-June 2 Edition

| May 27, 2015

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Police investigate suspected heroin overdoses on north side of Fort Wayne

Police investigate suspected heroin overdoses on north side of Fort Wayne

| May 26, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department and Allen County Coroner’s office are presently investigating three deaths that have occurred in less than 24-hours as a result of suspected heroin overdose. The deaths have all occurred in the northwest central area of the city. The potency of the heroin being sold on the streets is such […]

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The Rev. Roosevelt Dixie crosses over at 87

The Rev. Roosevelt Dixie crosses over at 87

| May 18, 2015

My Life Has Already Been Poured Out As An Offering Roosevelt Dixie Sr., the fourth child of seven children of the late William H. and Willa L. Dixie, was born in Ensley, Ala., (on his Mother’s birthday) on March 23,  1928. As a child, he was baptized at an early age and was a member […]

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Man killed in scooter accident

Man killed in scooter accident

| May 14, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 2:50 p.m., May 11, Fort Wayne police responded to the intersection of Wawonaissa Trail and Bluffton Road on the report of an injury accident involving a scooter and a sport utility vehicle. Once on scene officers, firefighters and medics pronounced the scooter operator, an adult male, dead at the scene. Preliminary findings […]

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Body of missing young woman found behind abandoned house

Body of missing young woman found behind abandoned house

| May 12, 2015

Fort Wayne police are investigating a body that was discovered inside a curbside trash bin Saturday afternoon in the rear of 2210 Eckart Street at approximately 2:50 p.m., May 2. A neighbor working in his yard adjacent to 2210 Eckart Street observed the trash bin and went to retrieve it to dispose of his yard waste when the discovery was made.

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Alcohol suspected factor in critical injury one-vehicle crash

Alcohol suspected factor in critical injury one-vehicle crash

| May 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:18 a.m., May 2, Fort Wayne police responded to the 2800 block of E. Maple Grove Avenue after multiple callers reported a vehicle into a tree. Once on scene officers found a severely damaged Chevy Blazer which had impacted a tree head-on. Fire fighters had to extricate the driver, later identified as […]

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Man shot trying to stop van break in; suspect apprehended near scene

Man shot trying to stop van break in; suspect apprehended near scene

| May 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:43 a.m., April 27, Fort Wayne police responded to the reported shooting at 2129 Oakley Street at 9:43 a.m. Uniform officers arrived to find a male adult that was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the abdomen. The victim was transported to a local hospital where his condition was determined to […]

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Obituaries: May 5-11 Edition

Obituaries: May 5-11 Edition

| May 5, 2015

Elnora Williams, 66, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh.

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Ballot for the 2015 Fort Wayne/Allen County Primary Election

Ballot for the 2015 Fort Wayne/Allen County Primary Election

| April 30, 2015

Editor’s note: The following is a listing of candidates on the 2015 Primary Election ballot for various offices in Fort Wayne and Allen County. Please note that voters in Indiana must declare a party during primary elections and can vote only for candidates from that declared party, unlike in the general election when people can […]

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Obituaries: April 29-May 5 Edition

Obituaries: April 29-May 5 Edition

| April 29, 2015

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