You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.


  • Baby orangutan born at zoo
    A baby orangutan was born Saturday at Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, the only one born in a U.S. zoo during 2014, the zoo has announced.
  • Indoor playground opens in McMillen Park
    The largest indoor playground in the region opened today at the former McMillen Park ice rink, Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation said today.
  • Lining up for a turkey
    Several hundred people braved the cold Tuesday morning for the annual turkey give away at the Franciscan Center.

Saving lives not just its own reward

Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette
Cpl. Jeremy Tinkel, left, of the Allen County Sheriff’s Department, Lt. Tony Maze, of the, Fort Wayne Police Department, and officer Jason Bohde, of the New Haven Police Department, accept awards Tuesday at the Rousseau Centre on behalf of their departments for year-round efforts to improve traffic safety and save lives with Operation Pull Over. Along with the plaque, each department was awarded $6,000 to buy traffic safety equipment.