Allen County Newswire

Allen County Newswire

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  1. Flood advisory: Allen, Defiance, PauldingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    The National Weather Service has issued an urban and small stream flood advisory for Allen County until 5:15 p.m., and an advisory for minor flooding of poor drainage areas in parts of Defiance and Paulding counties until 6:30 p.m. At 2:20 p.m., weather-service radar indicated thunderstorms with very heavy rain four miles southwest of Fort Wayne, ... (more)

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  2. Roads closed for roundabout constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. Several roads on Fort Wayne's northwest side are closed so the Allen County Highway can construct a roundabout.

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  3. Verbatim: Safety roundtable members participate in scenariosRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... Enforcement Administration, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Indiana State Police, the Allen County Sheriff's Department, and the Allen County Prosecutor's Office to reduce violence and solve crimes.

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  4. 1st appointment made to revamped Indiana education boardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Tribune

    ... Superintendent Glenda Ritz. Yager retired in 2014 after more than 20 years as superintendent of the Northwest Allen County or Southwest Allen County districts near Fort Wayne. Ritz remains chairwoman of the education board under the new law. ...

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  5. Former NACS/SACS superintendent appointed to state board of educationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long has appointed long-time Allen County educator Dr. Steve Yager to the Indiana State Board of Education . Yager's four-year term on the Board will formally begin June 1. Yager served as Superintendent of Northwest Allen County Schools for nearly two decades before taking the Superintendent's job at Southwest Allen County Schools in 2009, where he served until his retirement last year.

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  6. Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne Announces 2015 Lilly Endowment Community ScholarsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    The following was released on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 by the Community Foundation: Fort Wayne Five Allen County students will receive full-tuition, four-year scholarships as the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne 2015 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars.

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  7. FW City Council: Votes that Matter to YouRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... the nine member board unanimously approved, to allow the 9-1-1 Call Center to hire dispatchers who live outside Allen County. Currently, city code only allows those living in Allen County to work in city jobs. The director of the 9-1-1 Center argues ...

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  8. Pence lauds vouchers on school visitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... School. The visit was part of a trip from Indianapolis that later included a stop at General Motors' southwest Allen County truck assembly plant, where the company announced a planned $1.2 billion investment. The governor appeared relaxed as he took ...

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  9. GM - Great MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... fall, after GM let local officials know that the company was contemplating a new, major investment here, the Allen County Council unanimously approved a 10-year, 100-percent tax abatement that would save GM at least $15 million on the improvements ...

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  10. Riverfront gets OK for Legacy fundingRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... project's future phases. Those options include further Legacy Fund requests, additional contributions from the Allen County Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board and the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, private sector contributions, the ...

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  11. GM investing big in Allen County plantRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... what $1.2 billion could buy: Nelson Peters wanted to get some perspective on an eye-popping number. So the Allen County commissioner did what so many people do these days: He turned to Google. When Peters searched to find other business investments ...

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  12. $42 million at stake as county prepares to endorse 'regional development authority'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    Allen County Council Thursday is expected to throw its support behind creation of a "regional development authority" officials hope will bring $42 million in state matching funding to northeast Indiana. Under the "Regional Cities" program approved by the General Assembly earlier this year, about $84 million will be available through 2017, and the Indiana Economic Development Commission expects to award two grants of roughly equal size.

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  13. Teen charged as adult in burglaryRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... 16-year-old is looking at prison time for his role in burglarizing a Lillie Street home this month. On Monday, Allen County prosecutors formally charged Quaveon Lashawn Graham, of the 3000 block of Euclid Avenue, as an adult with felony counts of ...

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  14. Leaders: GM investment one of largest in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. State and local leaders said GM's announcement is one of the largest investments, if not the largest, in northeast Indiana.

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  15. GM to invest $1.2 billion at Allen County plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Journal Gazette

    General Motors will invest $1.2 billion to build a new paint shop and expanded body shop at its Allen County truck assembly plant, officials announced today.

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  16. GM announces major investment in Ft. Wayne plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... Grand Fund. Additionally, the Indiana Department of Transportation will allocate up to $4.6 million to Allen County for additional public infrastructure assistance. Allen County has approved additional incentives at the request of Greater Fort Wayne ...

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  17. Victim of Oliver Street shooting identifiedRead the original story

    Tuesday | Journal Gazette

    A 34-year-old Fort Wayne man has been identified as the victim of a shooting on Oliver Street late Monday, the Allen County coroner's office said today.

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  18. Workers attach fenders to a new truck at General Motors assembly plant in Fort Wayne in 2006.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Indianapolis Star

    ... ts if it follows through on its plans. The Indiana Department of Transportation will give up to $4.6 million to Allen County for public infrastructure assistance. Allen County also has approved local incentives for GM.

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  19. GM plans $1.2B in upgrades for Indiana truck plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Indianapolis Business News

    ... Grand Fund. Additionally, the Indiana Department of Transportation will allocate up to $4.6 million to Allen County for public infrastructure assistance. Allen County has approved additional incentives at the request of Greater Fort Wayne Inc. GM ...

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  20. Pence to attend GM announcement in northeast IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    GM previously said it was considering upgrading its truck assembly plant about 15 miles southwest of Fort Wayne to build its next generation of pickup trucks. The Allen County Council voted in October to approve a 10-year tax abatement that would save GM more than $15 million on a possible $1 billion investment in equipment and related improvements.

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