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.


  • Fogwell Parkway section to close
    Fogwell Parkway is to close next week between Lafayette Center and Stonebridge roads for a ribbon-cutting ceremony, the Allen County Highway Department said today.
  • Several county roads remain closed by flooding
    The Allen County Highway Department said the following roads remained closed because of flooding as of 2:45 p.m. today:
  • Civic leader Gil Haynie dies
    Gilmore S. Haynie Jr., a local attorney who was active in numerous civic efforts and remembered “as a steadying influence,” died Thursday. He was 67.

Indiana 1 closure starts Monday

Indiana 1 is scheduled to close at a bridge on the north side of St. Joe for several months.

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced Tuesday that the Bear Creek bridge in DeKalb County will be resurfaced, with additional work on the bridge wall and railings.

The bridge will close Monday morning, INDOT said, and the work is expected to end sometime in early August.

The official detour will use Interstate 69 and Indiana 8.

For more information, call the district customer service toll-free line at 866-227-3555 or send an e-mail to