Christmas in the Park returns for holiday season

Christmas in the Park, sponsored by the Christ Child Festival of Fort Wayne Inc, is a gift to the community. There are no charges for admission, parking, entertainment or refreshments.

Animal welfare group seeks to halt rifle rule in Indiana

The Center for Wildlife Ethics filed their request with LaPorte Circuit Court Judge Thomas Alevizos on Thursday. The state rule will allow rifles during the firearms deer-hunting season that begins Saturday. It expires Feb. 1.

Indiana October jobless rate rises slightly to 3.9 percent

The state’s jobless rate has been climbing since dipping to 3 percent in June, but Indiana’s October unemployment rate remained slightly below the national rate of 4.1 percent, which was a 17-year national low.