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Man gets 75 years for killing friend after night out

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — The man who fatally shot his friend after drinking and playing billiards at a Fort Wayne bar last year has been sentenced. An Allen County judge on Friday sentenced John L. Vires to 75 years in the shooting death of William Erhardt at a home in the 1600 block of Franklin Avenue in the early hours of Sept. 21, 2021.
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Early afternoon fire destroys a home in Delphos

A home in Delphos is destroyed after a fire early Thursday afternoon. The Delphos Fire Department says that they were called out to a fire at 720 Bank Street around 12:30 p.m. When they arrived, they saw the fire had consumed the porch and was starting to spread to other parts of the house. Fort Jennings and American Township fire departments were called in to assist. The house is considered a total loss. The cause of the fire is considered to be accidental and remains under investigation.
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Be Our Guest – Breakfast Clubb

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Be Our Guest is back and this time it features an eatery for those who appreciate the first meal of the day! To get your $50 gift certificate for just $25, click here.
FORT WAYNE, IN
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Fort Wayne gathers as Caleb Swanigan is laid to rest

Thursday evening, family and friends in the Fort Wayne community gathered for one last time as 25-year-old Caleb Swanigan was laid to rest. Fort Wayne gathers as Caleb Swanigan is laid to rest. On Thursday evening, family and friends in the Fort Wayne community gathered for one last time as...
FORT WAYNE, IN
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Uh oh: Video shows GFL truck missing pickup on Day 1

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — GFL’s tenure as Fort Wayne’s trash hauler has not begun without a hiccup. Viewer Cody Sharpe shared a video of a GFL truck missing his home early Friday, the first day of GFL’s contract with the city. In the video, a...
FORT WAYNE, IN
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Man in custody after hours-long standoff

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — An “erratic” man was taken into custody after he was holed up in a near-downtown home Thursday. It was around 10:30 a.m. when Fort Wayne Police were called to a home at the corner of Oakland and Huffman streets on a “domestic disturbance.” Police spokesman Jeremy Webb said someone in the area reported a man armed with knives and scissors acting “erratic.”
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Forever Home Friday: Kittens!

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Several kittens are up for adoption at Humane Fort Wayne, all looking for their forever home!. Humane Fort Wayne’s Melissa Gibson stopped in to talk about the shelter’s upcoming stuff-a-bus event this coming weekend at Hyde Brother’s Booksellers. You...
FORT WAYNE, IN
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Jungle Dome back open at Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo says the Jungle Dome is now back open in the Indonesian Rain Forest exhibit after it was closed due to Avian Influenza concerns. Within the Jungle Dome Aviary is the popular Orangutan Valley that features endangered...
FORT WAYNE, IN
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'He deserved it' | Dog adopted after 893 days at Fort Wayne shelter

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — A dog was adopted from a Fort Wayne shelter over the weekend after spending nearly 900 days there. Humane Fort Wayne celebrated the adoption of Exegol, a 7-year-old Australian cattle dog mix, over the weekend. Exegol had spent 893 days - nearly 2 1/2 years! - at the facility, waiting on a forever home.
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Ann’s Bright Beginners Learn About Owls

Ann’s Bright Beginnings summer program was recently visited by Anna Gurney from Paulding Soil and Water. She brought along a video about owls and a stuffed owl so we could learn all about their habits. We then were able to dissect pellets. We found bones from mice, moles and other creatures that owls eat. It was fascinating! Give us a call at 419-399-KIDS (5437) to hear about summer program and/or fall registration. Openings openings!
PAULDING, OH
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Firework prices skyrocket, store owner says customers buying in phases

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Funner Fireworks in Fort Wayne is open but owner Dori Miller has more free time at work than she would like. “Typically, we have a little bit more traffic than we’ve had this year and typically the purchases are a little bit larger quantities than what we’re seeing this year,” Miller said.
FORT WAYNE, IN
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The 2Toms 4th Anniversary Luau Will Hula Its Way Into Your Heart on July 23

One of the great parties of the summer is coming up in Fort Wayne on July 23rd. The 4th Anniversary Luau at 2Toms Brewing isn’t just a party, it’s also an unlimited samples beer festival, with 40+ beers, ciders, and meads from around the state. 2Toms will have a tiki bar, live music, and food specials and guest food trucks and a special anniversary beer release (see below) – this is just a great time.
FORT WAYNE, IN
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Walk for wellness planned July 23 in Celina

CELINA — The “Women’s Walk for Wellness” will begin at 8:05 a.m. Saturday, July 23 at the Lion’s Club Shelter House on Ash Street, at North Shore Park, Celina. Walkers will follow Rotary Walkway, taking the ramp at the docks to West Bank Road to the half-way turn around, then returning to complete the 5K.
CELINA, OH
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