We've had multiple stories on the number of potholes that have appeared as the snow has begun to melt and Mayor Tom Henry announced $20 million dollars that will be spent fixing over 450 location around Fort Wayne.
This is the first week that FWCS added an extra hour to each school day. The Board of Trustees voted last month to add time in the classroom in order to make up for 12 snow days this Winter.
We are featuring 8 year old Andre. He's the oldest boy in his family and says that is a big part of the reason he'd like a big brother.
LECOM Institute for Successful Aging is expanding its mission of providing geriatric and primary care services to older adults in Crawford County
Two people are dead after a house fire in the small town of Coesse.
Nearly 600 people received their GED"s at a graduation ceremony at North Side High School.
A slippery roadway and speed almost cost a man his life here in Fort Wayne.
Revitalizing Fort Wayne means making rundown and unattractive neighborhoods a better place to work and live. The Facade Grant Program strives to do just that by helping small businesses make their buildings more desirable.
Tuesday, The Fort Wayne City Council approved a plan to take $800,000 from the Parks and City Works Department’s and transfer that cash to the Fire Department.
Fort Wayne Police say crime is down for a combination of three reasons.
Fort Wayne Neighborhood Code Enforcement wants to condemn a motel on the east side of town. City officials say the infrastructure of the building is unsafe for residents. But Wednesday afternoon, management at the Hallmark Inn was granted a temporary injunction.
Downtown Fort Wayne is filled with historic homes and buildings some over one hundred years old. But some sit empty and beyond repair inside. The city is planning make changes to several west central homes. WFFT has more on this downtown revitalization project.
A convicted child molester was arrested at his Fort Wayne home after he admitted that he snapped by taking his anger out on his family pets.
The Noble County Prosecutor's Office says they have charged 25 year old Jay King with a single count of child solicitation, a Class C felony.
Congressman Marlin Stutzman was also at the 122nd Fighter Wing and says getting the F-16's is good news for Indiana.
The Pentagon's budget for 2015 was released and at $496 billion dollars, this is the start of an estimated $75 billion in cuts over the next 2 years.
The Fort Wayne City Council approved the reallocation of the needed funds.
The City of Kokomo is still cleaning up tornado damage from November, now they prepare for another tornado season.
Firefighters from 3 departments, the LaGrange County Sheriff's Department, Parkview EMS, and NIPSCO were on the scene of a fire in LaGrange County.
We know who won what at the Academy Awards, but who wore what? Here is a look at the Oscar's red carpet fashion.
If you live by a lake or pond, you're probably tired of all the muck. Dredging is a process that's been used for years to clean up water, but it's not exactly a "green" process but one local company is getting rid of the muck biologically.
After a year of going through evidence, both suspects in Ashley Rheam's death have been sentenced.
An option that lawmakers are considering is putting advertisements on the side of schools buses.
For the past year, we've been bringing you stories about local businesses in our region on our Locally Made Monday segment. This week, we're revisiting one of those businesses. Since it was featured, sales have increased so much, it's grown from the web- to a physical store.
The deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is March 31st. That is only a couple of weeks away.
An update on the Glenbrook Mall roof collapse that happened last week on Tuesday.
Suicide is a growing concern in our country. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, someone dies from suicide every 13.7 minutes.
We are saluting Cody Eling from Rome City. Cody served 3 tours in the Air Force all while helping to raise 4 children.
FEMA and the NOAA urges severe weather preparation.
Community Action of Northeast Indiana or CANI will be offering several free events in March to help eligible individuals or families with information. The events will also help individuals complete applications for the Health Insurance Marketplace.
A total of 15 restaurants in Allen County have been shut down by the health department this year. Asakusa, Lima Road, had its doors closed due to cockroaches found throughout the restaurant.
It's Friday, and WFFT weekend meteorologist Andrew Logsdon is back with your weekend appetizer- another Weatherman Versus Food challenge. This week, we return to the Black Dog Pub in Fort Wayne for a big huge tenderloin and chips challenge.
As many of you are aware, it's Black History Month and to celebrate, Ivy Tech Northeast in Fort Wayne hosted a special event for students and the community.
St Joseph Hospital Administrators and Assistants gathered to celebrate an anniversary for 2 employees.
WFFT's Kristen Kirchhaine and eight year old Makayla spent time at Headwaters Park Ice Skating Rink.
When temperatures dip below zero, most of us can go inside and turn up the heat. But it can be deadly for the nearly thirty-five hundred homeless in Fort Wayne.
The Department of Defense Fiscal Year 2015 Budget is expected to be finalized next week.
Right before Christmas we reported on a major data breach with Target that resulted in millions of people having their private information put at risk for identity theft. WFFT's Brooke Welch spoke with the Indiana State Police on what you can do if your personal information is breached.
According to a post on the Mercer County Sheriff's Facebook page, Trevin Sanders Roark pled guilty Thursday morning to the aggravated murders of Robert and Colleen Grube that occurred in rural Fort Recovery, Ohio in November 2011.
It's been a historically cold winter in northeast Indiana. The frigid weather comes with an expensive price tag to heat your home.
A robbery at THE S&V liquor store, 9960 Illinois Road, ends in a stand-off in Arcola.
Wind energy turbines could be blowing their way into Huntington County soon. A national company says it has local support to build the wind farm near warren, but not everyone is happy about the proposed farm.
Buying used items can be cost-effective but how far do you go when it comes to the safety of your child?
Fast food chains like Taco Bell and McDonalds are rethinking breakfast items. They're cooking up new menu options and hours, in hopes you'll spend more of your breakfast bucks.
A holiday gathering takes a frightening turn for a New Albany, Indiana family. The deck they were standing on collapsed as they posed for a picture and it was caught on camera.
We have our own glee clubs and show choirs that have been very successful in Fort Wayne. Some high schools have even been featured in national publications like Parade Magazine and more than 1 has been ranked in the top 20 nationally.
Allen County health officials have closed three more local restaurants since yesterday- all due to problems with cockroaches. That makes fourteen restaurants since the start of the year. WFFT spoke with health department officials today to find out why there's been so many this year.
Fort Wayne Community School students will be in class for an extra hour starting March 3 through April 11.
INDOT moves forth with plans to construct a diverging diamond interchange, the first in Indiana.
Starting April 1st, IPFW will become a smoke-free and tobacco-free campus.