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Fort Wayne TinCaps transactions: 8/3/2021

The San Diego Padres made the following Minor League transactions for the Fort Wayne TinCaps, effective August 3, 2021.

NWS: Seasonably warm and pleasant

The National Weather Service is forecasting dry, seasonably warm, and sunny conditions will persist until Friday, with lows tonight in the mid-50s and high temperatures in the low to mid-80s.

Tincaps: Danny Denz wins High-A Central Pitcher of the Week Award

Fort Wayne TinCaps left-handed starting pitcher Danny Denz has been named High-A Central's Pitcher of the Week for July 26, 2021, to August 1, 2021.

FWFD accepting applications

Fort Wayne Fire Chief Eric Lahey today announced that the Fort Wayne Fire Department is accepting applications for their 94th Recruit Class.

Shoaff Park Golf Course closed on August 7, 2021

The Shoaff Park Golf Course and Driving Range will be closed on Saturday, August 7, 2021, because the park is the site of a Fort 4 Fitness event that day.

TinCaps recap: Fort Wayne 12, Lansing 1 – 8/1/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps took a commanding win to earn a series split against the Lansing Lugnuts on Sunday afternoon, winning 12-1 at Jackson Field.

TinCaps Recap: Lansing 3, Fort Wayne 1 – 7/31/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps have dropped three in a row after a 3-1 loss to the Lansing Lugnuts on Saturday night at Jackson Field.

TinCaps recap: Lansing 9, Fort Wayne 6 – 7/30/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps fell to the Lansing Lugnuts on Friday night at Jackson Field, 9-6.

Fort Wayne TinCaps transactions: 7/30/2021

The San Diego Padres made the following Minor League transactions for the Fort Wayne TinCaps, effective July 30, 2021.

TinCaps Recap: Lansing 6, Fort Wayne 3 – 7/29/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps, after taking the first two games of the series, fell on Thursday night to the Lansing Lugnuts at Jackson Field, 6-3.

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Latest COVID-19 Pandemic Updates

Allen County Update

ACDH COVID-19 update – 8/3/2021

Today's Allen County Department of Health COVID-19 update reported that 114 residents tested positive for COVID-19 raising the total to 43,664 cases.

State Update

ISDH COVID-19 update – 8/3/2021

Today's Indiana State Department of Health COVID-19 update reported that 1,610 residents tested positive for COVID-19 raising the total to 775,686 cases.

News

ISDH to update county-level COVID-19 vaccine uptake data

Today, the ISDH announced that it will be updating the county-level COVID-19 vaccine uptake data on its dashboard after the state discovered an error in how an external vendor was assigning the county of residence for vaccine recipients.

Vaccine

Free COVID-19 vaccinations during TinCaps game – 7/1/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps are partnering with Parkview Health to offer free COVID-19 vaccinations during the TinCaps game on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Parkview Field.

More COVID-19 news

County Board of Health meeting tomorrow – 7/19/2021

The Allen County Executive Board of Health meets tomorrow, July 19, 2021, at 5:45 pm.

No Vaccine Passport Resolution up for final-final vote tonight?

On the agenda for final vote this evening is the "No Vaccine Passport" resolution sponsored by Fort Wayne City Councilmen Jason Arp and Paul Ensley.

New mask guidance begins today at FWCS

Beginning July 1, 2021, face masks will no longer be required in Fort Wayne Community Schools’ buildings for those who have received the COVID-19 vaccination.

Gov. Holcomb signs COVID-19 Executive Orders

Today, Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb signed COVID-19 Executive Orders 21-16 & 21-17.

Free COVID-19 vaccinations during TinCaps game – 7/1/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps are partnering with Parkview Health to offer free COVID-19 vaccinations during the TinCaps game on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at Parkview Field.

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TinCaps Baseball

Fort Wayne TinCaps transactions: 8/3/2021

The San Diego Padres made the following Minor League transactions for the Fort Wayne TinCaps, effective August 3, 2021.

Tincaps: Danny Denz wins High-A Central Pitcher of the Week Award

Fort Wayne TinCaps left-handed starting pitcher Danny Denz has been named High-A Central's Pitcher of the Week for July 26, 2021, to August 1, 2021.

TinCaps recap: Fort Wayne 12, Lansing 1 – 8/1/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps took a commanding win to earn a series split against the Lansing Lugnuts on Sunday afternoon, winning 12-1 at Jackson Field.

TinCaps Recap: Lansing 3, Fort Wayne 1 – 7/31/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps have dropped three in a row after a 3-1 loss to the Lansing Lugnuts on Saturday night at Jackson Field.

TinCaps recap: Lansing 9, Fort Wayne 6 – 7/30/2021

The Fort Wayne TinCaps fell to the Lansing Lugnuts on Friday night at Jackson Field, 9-6.

Shoaff Park Golf Course closed on August 7, 2021

The Shoaff Park Golf Course and Driving Range will be closed on Saturday, August 7, 2021, because the park is the site of a Fort 4 Fitness event that day.

INDOT 2021 ADA Transition Plan available

The Indiana Department of Transportation has released the 2021 ADA Transition Plan.

Redevelopment meeting rescheduled – 8/9/2021

The Redevelopment Commission meeting previously scheduled for July 28, 2021, has been canceled because there are no agenda items.

Habitat for Humanity partners with TenPoint Coalition, City

Today, the City of Fort Wayne and Mayor Henry announced a partnership between Habitat for Humanity the Fort Wayne UNITED TenPoint Coalition to bring the construction of new houses to southeast Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Crowe LLP consulting contract on ARPA spending

One of the items at tomorrow evening's Fort Wayne City Council meeting is a contract with Crowe LLP.

FWFD accepting applications

Fort Wayne Fire Chief Eric Lahey today announced that the Fort Wayne Fire Department is accepting applications for their 94th Recruit Class.

FWPD: Vehicle/Bicycle Accident, Illinois and Hadley Roads

On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at 9:25 am, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the report of a bicyclist hit near the intersection of Hadley and Illinois Roads.

FWPD: Battery With Serious Bodily Injury

On July 21, 2021, at 10:43 PM, the Fort Wayne Police Department was dispatched to the 4200 block of Robinwood Drive in reference to an adult male with injuries to his head.

FWFD: House fire, Red Haw Drive

The Fort Wayne Fire Department was dispatched on a reported house fire called in by a neighbor in the 6900 block of Red Haw Drive at 10:54 am on July 20, 2021.

FWPD: Three Rivers Festival arrests for 2021

The Fort Wayne Police Department reports there were no arrests made at this year's Three Rivers Festival, which concluded Saturday night.