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Araceli Gomez-Aldana

On Sunday about 14 churches partnered to talk about the epidemic of African-American male homicides in Fort Wayne. 

Courtesy/Sam Hoffman

After nearly 30 years as a photojournalist, Fort Wayne artist, Sam Hoffman, put down his camera, picked up a paintbrush, and began a 2nd career "on canvas."

David Hernandez

It’s been four months since Hurricane Maria hit the island of Puerto Rico. Electricity remains scarce in most of the island and there are many people still living in shelters. 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Allen County Department of Health confirmed seven flu-related deaths this week and they are investigating additional cases. The department tracks influenza deaths by county of residence. 

AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana

Northeast Indiana veterans and residents shared their worries over the new federal tax overhaul during Jim Banks’ town hall at Fort Wayne’s VFW Post 857 Tuesday.

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The number of sexually transmitted infections is on the rise in northeast Indiana, according to stats from the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health.

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Third district congressional Republican representative Jim Banks hosted a rare town hall meeting in Fort Wayne at VFW Post 857 Tuesday night.

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With more aggressive lobbying efforts at the statehouse to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes, the Fort Wayne-Allen County Health Department will set out to form an opinion on the pros and cons in 2018.

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The City of Fort Wayne and Fort Wayne’s Police Department held a joint news conference Monday to discuss decreasing crime numbers from 2016 to 2017, as well as plans for the new year.

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As women’s marches took place across the country over the weekend, Fort Wayne hosted its own at the Allen County Courthouse Sunday.

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