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WOWO, WMEE colleagues honor Charly Butcher Video included

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Fort Wayne radio icon Charly Butcher died unexpectedly Wednesday after spending more than three decades at the top of his game in morning radio.

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WOWO radio host Charly Butcher passes away Video included

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A familiar and beloved voice in the Fort Wayne radio community died on Wednesday. WOWO radio announced the passing of Charly Butcher at age 61.

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Family feels renewed hope for justice in 30-year old cold case murder Video included

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A woman fails to show up for work, family members come to check on her, and they make a discovery that haunts them for the next 30 years. We look at why a Fort Wayne family is clinging to new hope that the killer in a cold case homicide from the 1980's may someday actually pay for the crime. 

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Indiana makes record $306M in lottery proceeds

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The private company running most of Indiana's lottery operations has generated a record profit this past year, but still falls short of its initial goal.

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The weekend is the perfect time to get together and have some family-friendly fun here in town. 

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Teen injured in crash causing power outage

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A teen was injured after a stolen vehicle investigation ended with a crash early Wednesday morning.

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`Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style died Thursday at age 76, said her representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.

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Prosecutors: Arrests made in Indiana synagogue vandalism

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Federal prosecutors say they've made arrests in connection with vandalism that left anti-Semitic graffiti spray-painted at a suburban Indianapolis synagogue.

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Full 2018 Middle Waves lineup announced

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From hip-hop to synth-pop, there will be something for many music lovers during the annual Middle Waves Festival. 

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Robbery, kidnapping suspect to appear for change of plea hearing

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A Fort Wayne man police say played a role in an armed robbery and a kidnapping is set to appear in court Thursday. 

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Lillie Street shooting suspect in court for pretrial conference

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A man police say killed two women and an unborn child is set to appear in court Thursday. 

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Locomotive history arrives in Fort Wayne

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A piece of locomotive history is in Fort Wayne and will be on the rails over the weekend. 

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School safety in discussion at federal commission

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As schools resume classes for the year in Indiana, lawmakers both here and around the country are talking about school safety. 

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Surveillance video shows car crashing into town water supply, St. Joe still under boil water advisory Video included

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WPTA 21) - A boil water advisory is in effect for St. Joe in DeKalb County, after a car crashed into the town's water supply. "I got a phone call from the DeKalb County dispatch a little after midnight on Friday night, that a car was half in and out of our well house," said Jeff Studebaker, the St. Joe Town Board President. Surveillance video shows a White Mazda barreling down the road and through a fence before striking the pump ho... More>>

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