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TinCaps ReCap: West Michigan 6, Fort Wayne 3

The highest-rated San Diego Padres prospect on the 2021 TinCaps roster threw in his first game in over 1,700 days and didn't disappoint.

ISDA Multi-state conservation project

Recently, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service announced that a multi-state conservation program, led by Indiana, received $7,780,799 to protect natural resources in the Western Lake Erin Basin region.
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Brent Taylor sentenced today

On March 23, 2021, Brent Taylor was convicted at trial and sentenced today to a total of 46 years.

North River MOU details

The North River MOU lays out guidelines and the agreement between City of Fort Wayne and the developer of the project first referenced by Mayor Tom Henry in his annual State of the City address earlier this year.

TinCaps shutout Whitecaps 8 to 0

For the first time in more than 600 days, the Fort Wayne TinCaps returned to action at Parkview Field on Tuesday night, defeating the West Michigan Whitecaps 8 to 0.

Today’s weather

Fort Wayne
few clouds
47.9 ° F
49 °
46.4 °
49 %
3.5mph
20 %
Sat
54 °
Sun
51 °
Mon
54 °
Tue
53 °
Wed
59 °

NWS: Showers Thursday

Latest COVID-19 Pandemic Updates

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ACDH COVID-19 update – 5/7/2021

Today's Allen County Department of Health COVID-19 update reported that 76 residents tested positive for COVID-19 raising the total to 40,607 cases.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 5/7/2021

Today's Indiana State Department of Health COVID-19 update reported that 1,189 residents tested positive for COVID-19 raising the total to 727,764 cases.

ECMO technology saves life of COVID patient

The story of Alejandro Zacavelazques who was treated at Lutheran Health Hospital using the VV ECMO Veno-Venous Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation treatment.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Additional COVID-19 mass vaccination clinics at IMS

Today, the ISDH, in partnership with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, announced that Hoosiers will have COVID-19 vaccination clinics to chose from in May.

2M+ Hoosiers now vaccinated against COVID-19

Today, the Indiana State Department of Health announced that over 2 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
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Walk-ins for COVID-19 vaccinations beginning Friday

The Allen County Department of Health will begin accepting walk-ins for COVID-19 vaccination appointments at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Friday.

Parkview offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations

Following the Indiana Department of Health’s directive, the Parkview Mirro Center for Research and Innovation will begin offering walk-in appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations.

IMS COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic resumes

The Indiana Department of Health, in partnership with IU Health, will resume a free COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic Saturday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

More COVID-19 news

2M+ Hoosiers now vaccinated against COVID-19

Today, the Indiana State Department of Health announced that over 2 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Consumer Alert: COVID-19 vaccine survey scam

Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita and Health Commissioner Dr. Kristina Box are warning of a new scam targeting consumers who have received their COVID-19 vaccine.

COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Program

The FEMA COVID-19 Funeral Assistance Program is accepting applications for the reimbursement of funeral services and internment or cremation costs incurred.

Multiple COVID-19 variants in Indiana

According to the Indiana State Department of Health, multiple COVID-19 variants have been documented in Indiana.
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County to receive $250K COVID-19 response grant

A $250 grant will be used to expand and add therapy and case management for clients of the local YWCA who have experienced domestic violence or substance use disorder resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Local Sports

TinCaps Baseball

TinCaps ReCap: West Michigan 6, Fort Wayne 3

The highest-rated San Diego Padres prospect on the 2021 TinCaps roster threw in his first game in over 1,700 days and didn't disappoint.

TinCaps shutout Whitecaps 8 to 0

For the first time in more than 600 days, the Fort Wayne TinCaps returned to action at Parkview Field on Tuesday night, defeating the West Michigan Whitecaps 8 to 0.

TinCaps homestand this week

Information about this week's TinCaps homestand, May 4 to 9, 2021.

TinCaps 2021 Opening Day roster

The San Diego Padres have announced the 2021 Opening Day roster for the Fort Wayne TinCaps.

TinCaps offers a front row seat to fans

Every fan has a chance to be front row for every TinCaps game, even while health and safety protocols limit the ballpark’s capacity to about 3,000 fans.

ISDA Multi-state conservation project

Recently, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service announced that a multi-state conservation program, led by Indiana, received $7,780,799 to protect natural resources in the Western Lake Erin Basin region.
Allen County Prosecuting Attorney seal

Brent Taylor sentenced today

On March 23, 2021, Brent Taylor was convicted at trial and sentenced today to a total of 46 years.

Fort Wayne City Council tonight – 5/4/2021

The Fort Wayne City Council meets this evening at 5:30 pm in Committee Session at Citizens Square.

Holcomb launches initiative to invest $500M in quality of place, talent, and attraction

Today, Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced the launch of the Indiana Regional Economic Acceleration and Development Initiative (READI) to invest in quality of place, talent, and attraction.
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Nominations open: Linda and Jerry Vandeveer Impact Award

Today, the Allen County Board of Commissioners announced that nominations are now being accepted for the fifth annual "Linda and Jerry Vandeveer Impact Award."
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FWPD: Possible body floating

On May 4, 2021, at 8:41 am FWPD officers, FWFD personnel, DNR officers and medics were notified of a possible body floating in the Maumee River.

14th 2021 Allen County Homicide

At about 06:41 hours on May 2, 2021, the Allen County Coroner’s Office was notified of the death of Daniel M. Nolan from Fort Wayne, Indiana.

13th 2021 Allen County Homicide

The Allen County Coroner’s Office was contacted at 05:50 hours on May 2, 2021, in reference to the death of Roderick J. Patterson from Fort Wayne, Indiana.
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FWPD: Shooting Investigation, River Run Trail

On May 2, 2021, at 8:34 pm The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a shooting in the 5700 block of River Run Trail.
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FWPD: Fatal Stabbing Investigation, Trentman Avenue

On 5/2/2021 at 3:57 AM, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 2400 block of Trentman Avenue in regards to a stabbing.