Fringe candidate Tommy Schrader sentenced for vulgar vandalism

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) – ABC21 has confirmed perpetual fringe candidate Tommy Schrader will spend about six months in jail after pleading guilty to a count of criminal mischief Thursday.

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Former Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly was the most bipartisan member of the Democratic Party in the recently concluded session of the U.S. Senate, while Sen. Todd Young was the fifth-most bipartisan Republican. That’s according to a new report from the Lugar Center, a nonprofit group that says it is “committed to thoughtful analysis and civil dialogue that facilitate bipartisan governance.”

Cool for now, but warming by midweek

Cool for now, but warming by midweek

A warmer and slightly wetter weather pattern will unfold by midweek

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Parents of missing Garrett teen search for son

The parents of a missing Garrett teenager are desperately searching for their son who went missing two weeks ago.

UPDATE: Teen dies after off-campus shooting in Muncie

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) – A 17-year-old boy is dead after a shooting at an off-campus party on Saturday. Delaware

Marsquake! Storm Team meteorologist has special connection to Red Planet project

As a meteorologist, each member of the ABC21 Storm Team spends a good amount of time looking up toward the

Whole Foods ditches plastic straws

Whole Foods announced Monday that it be will be banning plastic straws across all of its 500 stores in the

Fort Wayne man sentenced to more than 100 years for step-brother’s murder

A Fort Wayne man convicted of killing his step-brother learned his sentence Monday morning.