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Armed man killed in police action shooting

Armed man killed in police action shooting

| June 17, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:46 p.m., June 13, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 2400 block of St. Mary’s Avenue in reference to a disturbance. As officers arrived on the scene, they received information that a male was at this residence in some type of disturbance prior to […]

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Obituaries: June 17-23 Edition

Obituaries: June 17-23 Edition

| June 17, 2015

  La’Mari Nathaniel Williams, infant son of Kiaira Monique Pratcher and Lionell Cordellro Williams Sr., was stillborn on Saturday, May 30, 2015.  

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Howard U. professor to present Juneteenth lecture at ACPL

Howard U. professor to present Juneteenth lecture at ACPL

| June 10, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Dr. Edna Greene Medford, professor of history at Howard University, is scheduled to present a lecture celebrating the sesquicentennial of Juneteenth at 7 p.m., June 19 in the Theater of the Main Branch of the Allen County Public Library. The event is free and open to the public. Dr. Medford teaches courses on African […]

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Obituaries: June 10-16 Edition

Obituaries: June 10-16 Edition

| June 10, 2015

Marc Duane Washington Sr., 64, of Fort Wayne, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Charles A. Suggs, 60, of Lancaster, CA (formerly of Fort Wayne) passed away Saturday May 29, 2015 at Antelope Hospital in Lancaster.

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Business profile: Derek Carr providing healthier living through 3D Air Duct Cleaning  and Care

Business profile: Derek Carr providing healthier living through 3D Air Duct Cleaning  and Care

| June 3, 2015 | Reply

By Jeanie Summerville Derek Carr is the owner of 3D Air Duct Cleaning and Care LLC.  He can be reached via telephone (260) 446-8717 or email derek@3DairDucts.com. 1.)  What is your profession and how long have you been in this profession? I’m an air duct safety consultant and I started in 2008. 2.)  Describe the […]

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Correcting history: Governor Pence no friend of GM Fort Wayne

Correcting history: Governor Pence no friend of GM Fort Wayne

| June 2, 2015 | 1 Reply

By Randy Schmidt Special to Frost Illustrated May 26, 2015, was a big day for Fort Wayne. It was also a big day for the nearly 4,000 members of UAW Local 2209—the folks who made it a wise business decision for General Motors to invest $1.2 billion in upgrades to its truck assembly plant in […]

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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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