File photo of J. Edward Roush Lake courtesy U.S. Army Corp of Engineers

Evacuations underway in Huntington County

Water is being released from dams at Roush Lake and the Salamonie Reservoir because of record rainfall so officials are taking precautions in case that excess water flowing into the Wabash River creates extreme flooding.

The Dollar General store located at 3121 East State Blvd. in Fort Wayne.

Dollar General robbed during Saturday’s storm

Yet another Dollar General store has been robbed in Fort Wayne. The latest holdup took place Saturday morning during the torrential downpour that led flash flooding and extensive power outages.

TripAdvisor has named the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo as one of the best in the country.

Zoo birthday celebration set for Wednesday

The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo will officially mark its 50th Birthday with a party – complete with a one-of-a-kind birthday cake – at 11:00 AM on Wednesday.

tax prep web again

Ind. tax amnesty program set for this fall

The state has identified about $545 million in outstanding tax liabilities that may be eligible for some taxpayer relief when paid in full during the program.

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Indiana new driver laws changing July 1

Some big changes are about to take effect concerning teen drivers in Indiana. The new laws address cell phones, nighttime driving, and passenger restrictions.

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Swanigan Nets Team-High 13 Points In U19 Team USA Victory

Homestead High School graduate and Purdue-bound big man Caleb Swanigan tied for the team lead with 13 points as the United States U19 National Team defeated Egypt 92-50 in pool play at the FIBA World Championships on Tuesday.

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Indiana narrows possible routes for final I-69 segment

The five routes include Indiana 37. Federal and state officials identified that state highway in 2004 as the best possible route to complete the roughly 142-mile I-69 extension between Evansville and Indianapolis.

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Pet of the Week: Bernie 6/30/2015

Bernie is a 6 year old neutered male, black and white Labrador Retriever mix.He has been at the shelter since June 15, 2015.
If you are interested in adopting this pet please contact Fort Wayne Department of Animal Care and Control (260-427-1244).

In this photo taken June 9, 2015, a sold sign is displayed in the yard of a newly built home in the Briar Chapel community in Chapel Hill, N.C. Standard & Poor’s releases its 20-city home price index for April on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

US home prices climbing steadily

Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth.