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Neighbor Mike Shroyer, left, helps Chonetia Ganaway dig out her car Wednesday morning on East Williams Street.

Closings and delays scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 9

Closings and delays scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 9. To announce a closure, email

  • Fort Wayne Community Schools will be closed today. District offices remain open. The end of the semester is now Jan. 16.
  • Huntington County Community Schools will be closed today.
  • East Allen, Northwest Allen and Southwest Allen County schools are all closed today.
  • All Steuben County Schools are closed today, including MSD of Steuben County, Fremont, Hamilton and Prairie Heights.
  • East Noble Schools will be closed today.
  • Lakeland and Westview schools in LaGrange County are on a 2-hour delay for today, according to a statement issued at 3 p.m. Wednesday.
  • All Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department classes are canceled today. This includes drop-in exercise classes at the Community Center.
  • Little River Wetlands Project has canceled its Breakfast on the Marsh program this morning.
  • The Wolf Lake Free Health Clinic will not be open today. It will next see patients on Jan. 23.
  • Today's Paulding Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours is canceled and will be rescheduled.
  • For a complete list of closings and delays, click here