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  1. Body found in cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Journal Gazette

    ... up near Lake Avenue just north of the cemetery. A ruling on how the woman died is expected to come from the Allen County Coroner's Office, which is also investigating the death. Officers were joined by the Fort Wayne firefighters, who arrived at the ...

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  2. Area school break-in caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Journal Gazette

    ... Shelton had been wanted on burglary and a violent felon in possession of a handgun charges since August; Allen County Prosecutors formally charged Haywood with a felony count of assisting a criminal Monday. According to newly released Allen Superior ...

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  3. How will pre-K be financed?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    Allen County officials say they are waiting to see where future funding will come from for statewide prekindergarten now that Gov. Mike Pence has withdrawn an application for $80 million in federal funds.

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  4. High-profile panel takes on child slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... by Wedneday afternoon. There is no fee for the conference, which starts at 9:15 and finishes at 2 p.m. at the Allen County Public Library. Frank Gray reflects on his and others' experiences in columns published Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. He can ...

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  5. Handful of businesses, farm groups funding campaign to restructure county governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    The Nov. 4 vote about whether to restructure Allen County government may not be as close as the amount of cash raised by both sides of the debate -- with a handful companies bankrolling the campaign for change and mostly farm and government groups funding the opposition. Although officials with Advance Allen originally said the group was not legally required to submit a pre-election campaign-finance report by last Friday's deadline, the group promoting the replacement of three commissioners with a single executive and the expansion of County Council from seven to nine members did file, reporting $167,500 in contributions and $151,839 in expenditures -- all but $10,000 of it to the Asher Agency, a local marketing firm.

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  6. Bull Rapids Road section to close TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    A section of Bull Rapids Road is to close from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday for road work, the Allen County Highway Department said today.

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  7. Police investigating suspicious death at cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... up near Lake Avenue just north of the cemetery. A ruling on how the woman died is expected to come from the Allen County coroner's office, which is also investigating the death. Officers were joined by Fort Wayne firefighters, who made the scene as ...

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  8. Get use out of fall leavesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... It doesn't take a lot of fuss or investment in equipment, says Ricky Kemery, horticulture educator with the Allen County office of the Purdue Extension. "It's sustainable and cheap and makes for better soil," he says of home-based composting. Fort ...

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  9. 3rd-graders live fire safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    ... something about fire safety," she said. And then the students take that knowledge home to their families. East Allen County Schools received a $10,000 grant from America's Farmers Grow Rural Education, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The money will ...

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  10. 7th Annual Fright Night in Downtown Fort Wayne Got SpookyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    ... Night. Fright Night started at 10am October 18th with more than 25 spooktacular activities all day. At the Allen County Library, kids dressed up in their Halloween costumes and entered the "Zombie Free Zone" for reading and arts and crafts. "We got ...

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  11. Zombies take overRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... e day started at 10 a.m. and included events at the History Center, Embassy Theatre, Old Fort, Science Central, Allen County Public Library and the Fort Wayne Museum of Art.

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  12. The team for EACSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journalgazette.net

    "Two steps forward, one step back" could be the motto for the East Allen County Schools board, where efforts at district improvement seem inevitably to be disrupted by infighting and conflict. Fortunately, the district is moving forward and could finally put its divisive ways behind it with an effective team.

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  13. Campaign finance reports show who's active, who's notRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... can also show voters who is interested in certain issues, such as the ballot question in November regarding Allen County's government structure. Voters will be asked if they want to restructure the Allen County government into a single county ...

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  14. Apocalypse takes downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Journalgazette.net

    ... of fake blood and parade their gruesome appearances downtown. It was wall-to-wall zombies Saturday at the Allen County Public Library, each one looking better or worse than the next. The zombies huddled inside, exchanging brain casserole recipes and ...

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  15. For many, home is where the school isRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Journalgazette.net

    ... Berkes-Adams, left, and Aidan Relue listen to essay instructions during a home-school co-op class at the Allen County Public Library. At the main library, Carrie Relue works on essays with students who participate in the Free Range Learning Co-op. ...

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  16. Fort Wayne Police: Body found in ditch doesn't appear to be foul playRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... was requested to help document the scene, according to Felton. After further investigation with the help of the Allen County coroner's office, this does not appear to be a suspicious death because no foul play is suspected, according to Felton.

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  17. No foul play suspected in death of man in ditchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Journalgazette.net

    ... arrived, police said. A crime scene unit helped document the scene. Police said that as they and the Allen County Coroner's Officer further investigated the man's death, they determined that it did not appear suspicious, and no foul play was ...

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  18. Teachers union got A-F data earlyRead the original story

    Sunday | Journalgazette.net

    ... Combined, they account for nearly half of the 2014 contributions. Campaign finance reports also show that the Allen County No to One PAC has raised roughly $129,000 and spent $85,400 in its effort to persuade voters to vote no on a Nov. 4 referendum ...

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  19. Fallen firefighters rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Journalgazette.net

    An honor guard presents the colors during a ceremony Saturday at the Law Enforcement/Firefighters Memorial of Allen County to pay tribute to firefighters who perished in the line of duty. Tables draped in black display items honoring each of the fallen firefighters.

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  20. Komets Top Fuel 4-3 In Home OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    In the second of 11 head-to-head meetings between the two teams this season, the Indy Fuel were defeated by the Fort Wayne Komets on Saturday by a final score of 4-3 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana. With the loss, the Fuel fell to 0-1-0-1 on the season and with one point, dropped to fifth place in the ECHL's North Division standings.

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