The possibility of a bird flu outbreak in our region is becoming more of a concern among farmers and healthcare officials.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Millions of people visit Fort Wayne so with the busy summer season kicking off soon, Visit Fort Wayne held a workshop for people who meet and greet with visitors to the Summit City.
We're switching things up and introducing you to a match that's been together since August.
FORT WAYNE, (WFFT) 21 new police officers will now be protecting Fort Wayne's streets.These men and women graduated from the the Fort Wayne Police Department's 61st basic recruit class.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) It's not often that you get to sit down and drink coffee with a law enforcement officer but on May 30th, the public is invited to do just that.
With Riverpalooza coming up, there are plenty of opportunities to get out on local rivers and lakes.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) An $80 million investment to build a new cancer institute at Parkview Regional Medical Center will help cancer patients in our area, but also boost our economy.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Fort Wayne City Council approved the investment of $6 million dollars from the City's Legacy Fund for Riverfront Development.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Family and friends held a vigil to honor the victim of a fatal hit and run back in December.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A major announcement from General Motors as the auto-maker is investing more than $1.2 billion dollars to enhance and expand it's Fort Wayne plant.
HUNTINGTON, IN (WFFT) A new fire station in Huntington Township held a groundbreaking ceremony. The new fire station is a first for Huntington Township.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The Fort Wayne Base Community Council held a race to benefit military service members.
FORT WAYNE, (WFFT) After 5 years of construction, the new Burmese Mosque is now open in Fort Wayne.
You've learned a lot about the many companies in our region who make the products. Tonight on Locally Made Monday we take a look at a local business that fixes the electronics products made here, and around the world. Electrical North is tonight's Locally Made Monday.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Well here's an indication that summer is on it's way, the splash pads were turned on for the season on Saturday.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Local veterans are coming together for their annual Watchfire event in honor of Memorial Day.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - For the second year, the National Association of Convenience Stores hosted an in-store event where Congressman Marlin Stutzman was "Clerk for a Day."
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Child abuse and neglect deaths are on the rise in our region. That's according to a report released this week by the Department of Child Services.
SPENCERVILLE, Ind. (WFFT) - Two sisters killed in a crash Thursday have been identified. 13 year old Lisa Schmucker and 11 year old Lydia Schmucker were killed when the minivan they were in turned into the path of a semi.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The new school year could bring some changes for students in East Allen County Schools.
Travelers hitting the road this weekend will have plenty of company. AAA estimates 33 million Americans will take a trip by car during the Memorial Day holiday.
We introduce you to 13 year-old Cadell who is looking for a big brother.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The local Fort Wayne Rotary Club and Fire Department unveiled a Little Library at fire station 19 on Covington Road.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) A group of 70 World War II and Korean War veterans returned home to Fort Wayne after a trip to Washington DC.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Mayor Tom Henry joined community leaders to announce the completion of a study for a potential downtown arena.
WHITLEY COUNTY, IN (WFFT) The first case of the bird flu, east of the Mississippi is right here in Whitley County as WFFT's Brooke Welch explains what area farmers are doing to prevent the disease.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Attorney General Greg Zoeller is partnering with the Federal Trade Commission announcing major actions against 4 fundraising organizations who allegedly scammed millions from consumers.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Police say "One-Pot Meth Labs" are becoming a more common issue in hotels and even on the side of the road.
Every 40 seconds someone in the United States is rushed to the Emergency Room because of a dog bite.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry met with residents Monday evening as part of the "Mayors night in" event.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The Fort Wayne-Allen County Airport Authority announced the name of a new building. Airport officials say the facility will be used by pilots and their crews.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Three people are dead after heroin overdoses this weekend in Fort Wayne.
This week is Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week in Indiana. WFFT's Brooke Welch talks with experts about how you can stop these insects from spreading.
Navigating the legal world of bankruptcy can be tough. Now there's a company in fort wayne that is making it easier, and cheaper, to file for debt relief. It also provides notary services and can help with filing other types of legal paperwork at a portion of the cost. Right Away Bankruptcy Documents is tonight's Locally Made Monday.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Ivy Tech was Indiana's only public college not to receive state funding for major building projects. The state cites declining enrollment and graduation rates in their reasoning. But Ivy Tech says all factors are not being taken into account.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) An emergency could take place anywhere, even at the airport. The Fort Wayne Allen County Airport Authority conducted a full scale emergency preparedness drill.
Some Fort Wayne residents would like all aspects of city's heritage to be publicly recognized.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) In the interest of sharing heritage, the Cherry Blossom Festival was held at the Allen County Public Library.
We are featuring Fort Wayne Navy Veteran Steve Raymeyer who was nominated by his longtime friend and barber Ken Faus.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) "Northeast Indiana Building Trades" held their Apprenticeship Fair at the Public Safety Academy this weekend.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) The Deck at the Gas House is now open for the Summer.
We introduce you to 11 year old Matt who is looking for a big brother.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Local leaders with the Northeast Indiana Passenger Rail Association are speaking out about the Amtrak derailment in Pennsylvania. WFFT's Brooke Welch reports on what the accident means for the future of passenger rail in Fort Wayne.
COLUMBIA CITY, IN (WFFT) Indiana Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann stopped by Steel Dynamics in Columbia City for a tour.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Superintendent Of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz took a tour of Science Central.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Friends, family, and the community gather to remember 19 year old Zhanelle Link.
FORT WAYNE, (WFFT) The Fort Wayne Police Department honored several officers and civilians for their work this past year at a ceremony.
FORT WAYNE, IN (WFFT) Fort Wayne City Council is tabling a $6 million dollar Legacy Fund investment for Riverfront Development.
Be sure to stay safe as your mow your lawn this Spring and Summer as each year, emergency rooms see thousands of people suffering from lawn-care related injuries.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Indiana State Senator Jim Banks says he's running for congress. Two other candidates are also in the running to represent Indiana's 3rd congressional district.