File photo of a rainbow trout courtesy Cary Gubler

Family trout fishing derby set for Saturday

The Columbia City event is free, and no fishing license or trout stamp is required because April 18 is one of four Free Fishing Days offered by the Department of Natural Resources.

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Suspects steal cash, lotto tickets

Fort Wayne police are investigating a possible armed robbery at the Marathon gas station at 9501 Maysville Road Sunday night.

New leadership and an active list of volunteers have helped turn a once forgotten about animal shelter around. The Van Wert County Humane Society showed what improvements have been made since the shelter's former warden was sentenced to jail for animal neglect and cruelty.

Animal shelter makes strides under new leadership

New leadership and an active list of volunteers have helped turn a once forgotten about animal shelter around. The Van Wert County Humane Society showed what improvements have been made since the shelter’s former warden was sentenced to jail for animal neglect and cruelty.