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The Blandings turtle is endangered in Indiana.

5 things of interest to area readers – Monday, June 2, 2014

A look at some things Fort Wayne-area readers will want to know.

1. Today’s weather

Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 p.m. Click here for more details and an extended forecast.

2. Roadwork & road restrictions

3. Stories you’ll want to read

4. FYI

Looking for something to do? Click here to check out Today’s Best Bets.

If you want to know what makes today special, click here for Today in History.

5. A quick look at sports