August 2018 News

Pat Williams - ‘Coach Wooden’s Forgotten Team”

UCLA's legendary basketball coach, John Wooden was known for his success as a coach at UCLA and his faith; however, not many people were aware of how he impacted the lives of 12-13 year olds…

AAA Says Lower Prices Coming for Fuel this Fall

Triple-A (AAA) says it expects gas prices to go down once Labor Day hits, and that our national average could go down this fall to $2.70 a gallon or less.  That would be 14 cents less than…

I&M Customers May See Lower Bill Amount

Here's something you don't hear every day -- your power bill could be going DOWN!  If you're an Indiana Michigan Power customer, recent federal tax cuts should be showing up in your bills…

Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown

Visit Fort Wayne has announced plans for the 20th annual Be a Tourist in your Own Hometown.  It's happening on September 9th, and you can pick up your passport at Kroger or Old National…

Passing of Senator John McCain

We've been hearing lots of tributes and stories about Senator John McCain after his passing on Saturday.  He was a prisoner of war for five years during the Vietnam War, and at one point they…

Melisa McCann - Renaissance Pointe YMCA Summer Celebration

Melisa McCann, Community Outreach Director of the Renaissance Pointe YMCA encourages the community to come to Renaissance Pointe YMCA on Saturday, Aug. 25 from anytime from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00…

Sears in Fort Wayne Closing this Fall

The Sears department store in Glenbrook Mall is closing in November after 52 years, as the company is closing 46 of its unprofitable stores.  The auto center will close up by the end of…

Mike Sanders - Work at Home Jobs for Disabled Americans

Mike Sanders, Director of Marketing for NTI (National Telecommuting Institute) informs listeners about this non-profit organization whose mission is to provide work-at-home jobs for Americans…

Super Shot Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Tuesday, August 21st, was a big anniversary for the Super Shot program in Fort Wayne.  They've been giving free or low-cost vaccinations for 25 years now.  It started as a response to low…

Mayor Henry Wants to Work Together with Trash Collection Company

Even though many people have had plenty of issues with our trash pickup, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry said Tuesday he's not going to hold the city's trash collector, Red River, in breach of its…

Madeline Katzel - Matilda Jane and Joanna Gaines

Matilda Jane, a local business that specializes in a fun, whimsical, and colorful clothing line for women and girls recently announced their collaboration with Fixer Upper designer, Joanna…

Parkview Top Employer in Allen County

Purdue Fort Wayne released its list of the top 100 employers in Allen County and Parkview Health Systems is at the top with over 7,800 employees.  Lutheran Health Network came in second with…

Mayor Henry to Talk About Fort Wayne Trash Pickup

If you're still having problems with your trash getting picked up, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry will have a news conference today (8/21/18) to talk about what's going on with the whole…

Trash Pickup Troubles

Some of us are still having trouble getting our trash picked up in Fort Wayne.  City Council is expected to discuss the situation some more at their meeting this week and may consider a…

25-year anniversary of St. Mary’s fire

If you were in Fort Wayne 25 years ago, we're coming up on the anniversary of the lightning strike and fire at St. Mary's church downtown.  The church was rebuilt, but they didn't know until…

Priscilla Shirer, Part 2

Priscilla Shirer Live will be coming to Ft. Wayne's Memorial Coliseum on September 24-25. Today, Priscilla gives us a peak into what will be in store for this amazing weekend. There will be a…