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Tricia Lyn Benhower

Wanted sex offender captured by US Marshals

A woman wanted for failing to register as a sex or violent offender in Steuben County was taken into custody Wednesday morning by the U.S. Marshals Service.

Official says welder sparked massive Kansas apartment fire

A fire that leveled a multimillion-dollar apartment building under construction and spread to about two dozen homes in suburban Kansas City started when a welder accidentally ignited wooden building materials, fire officials said.

‘Gong Show’ creator Chuck Barris dies at 87

Chuck Barris, whose game show empire included “The Dating Game,” ”The Newlywed Game” and that infamous factory of cheese, “The Gong Show,” has died. He was 87.

INDOT seeking input on future construction projects

The state agency will be hosting a series of open houses later this month and in April, including one in Fort Wayne, where projects involving highways, transit, bicycles and pedestrians will be discussed.