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GFL to take over trash and recycling in Huntington

HUNTINGTON, Ind. (WANE) – Beginning in the new year, GFL Environmental will take over trash and recycling services for Huntington residents, according to a media release from the City of Huntington. City officials contracted GFL for trash and recycling collection through 2027, the release said. Current contracts for those...
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FWPD makes arrest in downtown murder

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - The Fort Wayne Police Department (FWPD) says they have made an arrest from a Sunday morning shooting that left one man dead. 18-year-old Kyree Warren of Fort Wayne was arrested in the police station lobby on Wednesday. Police officials say Warren is currently being held on a murder charge.
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Indiana woman gets 35-year sentence in death of stepson, 9

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A Fort Wayne woman who pleaded guilty to three felony charges in the beating death of her 9-year-old stepson has been sentenced to 35 years in prison. Alesha Lynn Miller, 31, pleaded guilty in October to aggravated battery and two counts of neglect of...
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Cold weather will not last

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - It did not take long to go from mild conditions to windy and cold conditions. A cold front has brought more than a 20° temperature drop to our region. Temperatures tonight will drop back to the 20s and the first day of December will bring highs only near freezing. By Friday into the weekend, temperatures will jump back into the 40s for highs and the potential to get a 50° day into early next week.
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Fort Wayne man gets life in prison for dismemberment death

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A Fort Wayne man was sentenced to life in prison Monday for killing and dismembering a man last year. Allen Superior Court Judge David Zent sentenced Mathew J. Cramer II, 22, after a jury convicted him of murder, abuse of a corpse and resisting law enforcement in the slaying of […]
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Cold start to December

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Thursday is the first day of December, and it’ll certainly be feeling like it. Afternoon temperatures reach into the middle 30s under a sunny sky. The wind remains light throughout the day. The clouds increase Thursday night into Friday. After a cold start...
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Flu season in full swing earlier than usual in Fort Wayne

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — With wintery months always comes the annual flu season, but this year’s season has made its presence known much earlier than normal. WANE 15 spoke with Allen County Health Commissioner Thomas Gutwein about the details surrounding this year’s flu season so far.
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Bluffton man sentenced for illegal possession of a gun

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A Bluffton man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. According to court documents, Yancie Hunter, 34, had a gun in May 2020, after being convicted of three felony offenses for robbery in Kentucky and Indiana. The felony convictions made it illegal for Hunter to own a gun.
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Coroner’s office says victim in Monday evening shooting has died

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - The Allen County Coroner’s Office says the victim in Monday evening’s shooting has been identified. 27-year-old Johnny Ray Yates, Sr., of Fort Wayne, was pronounced dead following a shooting on the city’s south side Monday evening. Yates’ death is the 24th homicide in Allen County so far this year.
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15 Free Things to Do in Fort Wayne, IN

Bordered by Ohio and Michigan and nicknamed the City of Churches, Fort Wayne the county seat of Allen County, with a 263,886 population as of the 2020 Census. Established in 1794 by the U.S. Army led by General Anthony Wayne, the city was named after him after the American Revolutionary War.
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NEW DETAILS: Fight among trio leads to shooting in southeast neighborhood

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – An argument between friends led up to a shooting Sunday night that critically injured one of them, according to newly released court documents. The suspect, 18-year-old Sheldon Ray Dobson Jr., is accused of shooting a man while they were walking with a third friend around 10 p.m. in a neighborhood on the southeast side of Fort Wayne.
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Local animal shelters ask public for GivingTuesday donations

INDIANA (WPTA) - Animal shelters in 21Country are asking the public for help this GivingTuesday. Animal shelters like Humane Fort Wayne, the Huntington County Humane Society (HCHS), and Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control (FWACC) say they are seeking to break record donation amounts for the annual GivingTuesday event on November 29.
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Rain then colder

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - A low pressure system will spread rain into the area this evening and overnight. Rain could be heavy at times and a rumble of thunder is possible. A cold front will come through the area Wednesday bringing falling temperatures during the day. Thursday will be sunny but on the cold side before another warm up toward the weekend.
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Coroner identifies victim in Sunday shooting downtown

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - The Allen County Coroner’s Office has identified the man who was shot in downtown Fort Wayne Sunday afternoon. Fort Wayne police say they were called around noon about a shooting in the 1000 block of Rockhill Street, right across the street from Washington Elementary School. Once they arrived, police found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound following a domestic dispute. Police say they brought in a person of interest for questioning but no arrests have been made in the case.
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