Newly former FWAHA looking to unite hockey in Summit City

The Fort Wayne Amateur Hockey Association (FWAHA) has been formed with representatives from the former Fort Wayne Youth Hockey, the former Fort Wayne High School Hockey Association, Canlan Ice Sports, and the Fort Wayne Komets.

Indiana Tech pounds USF 16-1 in crosstown showdown

The No. 19-ranked Indiana Tech baseball team improved its winning streak to six games on Tuesday evening as they defeated crosstown rival Saint Francis, 16-1, in seven innings, at Warrior Field.

TOTW: Carroll Chargers Baseball

Carroll beat Northrop in a top-ten matchup on Monday and are your Optimum Performance Sports “Team of the Week.”

Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Houston

Bush spokesman Jim McGrath says the 92-year-old former president and father of former president George W. Bush has been in Methodist Hospital in Houston since Friday for observation because of a persistent cough.

Fort Wayne chosen to host NCAA events

The NCAA announced Tuesday that the Fort Wayne Mastodons and Manchester University Spartans were selected to host a total of five separate NCAA basketball championships events, starting in 2019, all taking place at the Memorial Coliseum.

Indiana purges 481K inactive voter registrations from rolls

The General Assembly adopted the mandatory voter roll purges in 2014, two years after two voter watchdog groups, Judicial Watch and True The Vote, sued Indiana, claiming the state failed to maintain clean voter registration lists.

Fresno shooter wanted to kill many white people, police say

Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, was arrested shortly after the rampage that left three white men dead, police said. Muhammad, who is black, fired 16 rounds in less than two minutes at four places within a block, shooting men who appeared to be going about their day, authorities say.

Trump targets visa program for highly skilled workers

President Donald Trump hopes to revive the economic populism that helped drive his election campaign, signing an order Tuesday in politically important Wisconsin to tighten rules on technology companies bringing in highly skilled foreign workers.

Zoo preps to unveil new male lion, Tasmanian devils

Also new at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo in 2017 are a new male Sitatunga, a critically endangered radiated tortoise and new several new exhibits. The zoo opens for its 52nd season Saturday.

8 hurt in head-on crash with inmate van

A PT Cruiser crossed the centerline into the eastbound lane for an unknown reason and struck a van carrying Miami Correctional Facility inmates.

Pet of the Week: 4/18/17

Daffodil is a 6 month old spayed female, gray tabby Domestic Shorthair kitten.  This pet has been at the shelter since April 15, 2017.… More »

Marijuana-growing operation found during Indiana house fire

Officers found 39 marijuana plants in a second-floor bedroom, along with marijuana in jars in another bedroom. The growing operation included lighting on timers and irrigation and ventilation systems, but wasn’t the fire’s cause.