Fort Wayne News

Laura Story

Singer and songwriter, Laura Story, shares with us today about how she balances being a wife, mother of 3, and her career. Laura sees her role as wife, mother, and artist as a mission on a…

Verbatim: IPFW to be called Purdue University Fort Wayne

"During the Purdue Board of Trustees meeting earlier today, the trustees approved a resolution to designate 'Purdue University Fort Wayne' as the new name for the campus that will arise from…

Will Graham - Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration

Will Graham, grandson of Billy Graham, talks with Melissa Montana today about the upcoming "Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration" held the evenings of October 6-8 at the Allen County…

Officer Mitchell McKinney-The Blue Bucket Brigade

Sergeant Mitchell McKinney, President of Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) shares with listeners about the Blue Bucket Brigade. The Blue Bucket Brigade is a community awareness program…

Dr. Lisa Bergeron - Autism Spectrum

A recent study published in the Journal of Pediatrics revealed that certain medications increase the risk of obesity in children diagnosed with Autsim Spectrum.  Dr. Lisa Bergeron, Pediatric…

Amanda Stanley - Tax Tips 2017

Amanda Stanley, Director of Public Relations, Dept. of Revenue, shares important tax tips for preparing and filing your 2017 personal taxes. Amanda also discusses ways to simplify tax…

Brooke Farrington - Eating Disorder/NEDA WALK

Certified Eating Disorder Specialist and Director of Farrington Specialty Counseling, Brooke Farrington, provides information on how to recognize an eating disorder or body image issues in an…

Curtis Smith

Curtis Smith, Director of Community Outreach with Parkview Health, will be the on-air guest with Melissa Montana today. 

BBB Torch Award recipients named; ceremony April 27

We are happy to see some of our local businesses and friends recognized by the Better Business Bureau! The 2017 A+ Accredited Businesses of Integrity honorees are Fred Toenges Shoes &…

Bobby Joiner - The Jesus Cafe Presents: Hope and Joy During Suffering

Bobby Joiner, author and pastor for NewSong and The WinterJam Tour talks about his new devotional book, "The Jesus Cafe Presents: Hope and Joy During Suffering." Bobby was inspired to write…

Neighborlink Fort Wayne helps connect volunteers and people in need

See how Fort Wayne is coming together to help those in need through a non-profit organization. Bob Wennemar, from Wenway Construction, is one of the many people who has who offered his…

Jo Faulkner -A Hope Center Banquet

Jo Faulkner, Executive Director of A Hope Center, Fort Wayne shares information about A Hope Center's upcoming Banquet to be held at the Memorial Coliseum on April 25. Bay Forrest of Focus…

If Young People Aren’t Moving, How Do We Get Them to Fort Wayne?

Only 42 percent of 25- to 35-year-olds were married and living with a spouse in 2016 compared to 82 percent in 1963. Thirty-seven percent of millennials lived in their own home last year…

Children’s Hospital Patients Get New Sheets to Feel ‘more like home’

Even the most basic items can make a tough situation, better. Young patients at Lutheran Children’s Hospital learned that Wednesday when Sheets from Home presented them with new sheets for…

Group Plans to Launch Canal Boat This Spring

Starting late this spring people will be able to take excursions on the city's rivers on a full-sized replica of an 1840s canal boat. The boat, built in Albany, New York, is 54 feet long…

Pastor Wallace - The Blind Side Event

Pastor Wallace Butts, Senior Pastor at The Love Church Ministries shares his heart for Foster Care in our community. Pastor Wallace desires to bring awareness to those children that age out…

Dr. Linda Clark - Author of Awaken the Leader in You

Dr. Linda M. Clark, author of "Awaken the Leader in You", shares some insight for women in leadership. Whether in the workplace, community, church, or at home, women have a role of…

Looking for a place to live? Fort Wayne is here for you, Millennials

The study, done by David Chen for the website www.millennialpersonalfinance.com, looked at six key factors when reviewing 500 cities across the country: Unemployment rate, percent of…

FWCS Joins On My Way Pre-K Program

With a noisy Adams Elementary School pre-K class in the background, representatives from Fort Wayne Community Schools and the United Way announced Wednesday the district will be an On My Way…

Judy Tillapaugh - 2017 IPFW Health Fair

Registered Dietitian, Judy Tillapaugh, provides information about the upcoming 'Be Empowered" Health Fair held at IPFW's Walb Student Union. The Health Fair will run from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00…

Six local middle schools get “Breakfast in the Classroom”

Thanks to a grant received by Fort Wayne Community Schools, students from six local middle schools will have a free breakfast to start their day. "Breakfast in the Classroom" assures 2,200…

Revive Indiana update

NEW MISSIONARY ANNOUNCEMENT: It is a joy to announce KYLE WHITCOMB, from Fort Wayne, IN, as a NEW TTR MISSIONARY. He reached 100% support in just 103 days!  PRAISE THE LORD! TTR’s heart to…

Though retired from hockey, Kaleigh Schrock always ready to dance - Komets

Though he earned almost 1,000 penalty minutes during six years with the Komets, about the only thing that scares him as much as clowns is dancing, particularly in public. So when the…

Restaurant Notes: New owner, cook slowly changing things at Olde Towne Diner

We're so happy for our friend Brian Keefer, owner of Bon Bon's Coffee Company, as he just purchased a restaurant, Old Towne Diner, that reaches our Leo, Cedarville, Fort Wayne, Auburn and…

Getting through school, Fort Wayne style

There are programs to help students complete college degrees. Conversations about going to college often focus on the emotionally-charged process of getting in. But what are colleges and…