Three Rivers Distilling Co. opened at 224 E. Wallace St. on Friday, April 29, 2016.

Area’s only distillery opens in Fort Wayne

Three Rivers Distilling Co. opened at 224 E. Wallace St. in Fort Wayne with a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Friday. It will produce vodka, gin, and white rum, along with aged spirits such as whiskey and dark rum later.

File photo: Purdue University. (WLFI)

Purdue-based national steel consortium aims to help industry

Purdue University Northwest’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation is partnering with steelmakers, including U.S. Steel, and major suppliers to form the Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium.