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The changing leaves

The changing leaves

The leaves along Clinton Street through Headwaters Park are beginning to change colors.
Continued dry and warm through Sunday

NWS: Continued dry and warm through Sunday

The National Weather Service is forecasting continued warm and dry weather through the weekend.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/24/2020

The ISDH today announced that 920 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the case total to 114,236 Indiana residents infected.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/24/2020

The ACDH today reported that another 51 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total to 6,115 cases.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/23/2020

The ACDH today reported that another 35 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 bringing the total to 6,064 cases.
Dry weather continues

NWS: Dry weather continues

The National Weather Service forecasts that tranquil weather will continue through much of the week.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/20/2020

The ISDH today announced that 756 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the total to 111,505 Indiana residents infected.

Zombie Central and Walk cancelled

The next chapter in the tale of Fright Night 2020: The Year to DISTANCE!

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/20/2020

The ACDH today reported that another 44 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 bringing the totals to 5,961 cases and 198 deaths Sunday.
Dry and trending warmer

NWS: Dry and trending warmer

The National Weather Service is forecasting mainly clear skies, light winds, and dry conditions through the middle of next week.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/19/2020

The ISDH today announced that 1,104 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the total to 110,759 Indiana residents infected.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/19/2020

The ACDH today reported that another 75 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total to 5,917 cases and 198 deaths Saturday.
Elections

Absentee apps sent by political parties

Allen County voters may receive unsolicited applications to vote by mail from the State political parties in the coming weeks.
FWPD Fort Wayne Police Department

FWPD: Halloween hours

The Fort Wayne Police Department announces the hours of 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm as the official Halloween Trick or Treat hours for October 31, 2020.

Gov. Holcomb on the passing of Justice Ginsburg

News releases from Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb on the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg.
Mailing ballots for the 2020 General Election

Absentee ballots send to Allen County voters

18,915 ballots were mailed to voters this morning during the first push of absentee ballots for Allen County voters.
Frost Advisory tonight

NWS: Frost Advisory tonight

The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory in effect later tonight into early Saturday morning as temps will drop into the mid to upper 30s.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/18/2020

The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 1,037 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/18/2020

The ACDH today reported that another Allen County resident has died and 65 have tested positive for COVID-19.
Quiet weather

NWS: Quiet weather

The National Weather Service is forecasting quiet weather tonight into Thursday, with highs around 80 on Wednesday and in the 60s on Thursday.

Citilink closed on Labor Day

Citilink will not provide bus service on Labor Day on Monday, September 7, 2020.
Dry and turning cooler for Friday

NWS: Dry and turning cooler for Friday

The National Weather Service is forecasting partly cloudy skies tonight with seasonable temperatures from the upper 50s to lower 60s.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/2/2020

The ISDH today announced that 871 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the total to 95,750 Indiana residents infected.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/2/2020

The ACDH today announced that another Allen County resident has died, and 54 have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the totals to 5,061 cases and 175 deaths Wednesday.

River levels to be lowered 9/8/2020

The City of Fort Wayne will be lowering river levels to the non-recreational winter-time level beginning Tuesday, September 8, 2020.
Chances of rain increase tonight

NWS: Chances of rain increase tonight

The National Weather Service is forecasting increasing chances of showers and thunderstorms tonight; however, widespread severe weather is not expected.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/1/2020

The ISDH today announced that 721 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the total to 94,891 Indiana residents infected.

Government offices closed Labor Day

The City of Fort Wayne and Allen County government offices will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2020.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 9/1/2020

The ACDH today reported that another 28 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the totals to 5,007 cases and 174 deaths Tuesday.
The Allen County Courthouse

Court employees to undergo implicit bias training

Allen County Courts and Fort Wayne United will collaborate to provide ilicit bias training for court employees.
Rain and thunderstorm update

NWS: Rain and thunderstorm update

The National Weather Service is reporting that the scattered storms seen now will continue through around 7 pm with a possible lull through late evening.
Cooler temperatures this weekend

NWS: Cooler temperatures this weekend

The NWS is forecasting that isolated strong to severe storms are possible this evening through 7 pm EDT, and then again after 11 pm EDT when a frontal boundary moves through.
FWPD Fort Wayne Police Department

FWPD: Arrest in Wells Street fatal shooting

FWPD Homicide Detectives has made an arrest in this morning's shooting in the 1500 Block of Wells Street that resulted in the death of an adult male.
FWPD Fort Wayne Police Department

FWPD: Fatal Shooting Investigation

On August 22, 2020, shortly after 3:00 pm, FWPD officers responded to a reported shooting in the 1500 Block of Wells Street.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 8/22/2020

The ISDH today announced that 1,010 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the total to 85,317 Indiana residents infected.

ACDH COVID-19 update – 8/22/2020

The ACDH today reported that another 68 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19.
Rising temperatures

NWS: Rising temperatures

The National Weather Service reports that there is a chance for a thunderstorm tomorrow.

ISDH COVID-19 update – 8/21/2020

The ISDH today announced that 1,050 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 bringing the total to 84,317 Indiana residents infected.
Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana

$25k donation to Kids BackPack received

The Rifkin Family Foundation has made a donation of $25,000 in support of the Kids BackPack program at Community Harvest Food Bank.

Running toward recovery

A new platform, “Positively LHN,” looks to share mission stories and patient testimonials from each facility across Lutheran Health Network.