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Franklin Electric: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 23, 2024 08:26 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Franklin Electric Co. (FELE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $59.1 million. On a per-share basis, the Fort Wayne, Indiana-based company said it had net income of $1.26. The results did not meet Wall...

Steel Dynamics: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 17, 2024 16:44 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Steel Dynamics Inc. (STLD) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $428 million. The Fort Wayne, Indiana-based company said it had profit of $2.72 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The...

Police officer fatally shoots 22-year-old man during traffic stop in Indiana

Jun. 24, 2024 18:34 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A Fort Wayne police officer fatally shot a 22-year-old man after “actions” by people inside a vehicle during a weekend traffic stop prompted the officer to open fire, police said. The officer initiated a traffic stop late Saturday in the northeastern...

Indiana judge opens door for new eatery, finding `tacos and burritos are Mexican-style sandwiches'

May. 17, 2024 14:15 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana judge who declared that “tacos and burritos are Mexican-style sandwiches” has cleared the way for the opening of a new restaurant, delighting a restauranteur following a legal battle. Martin Quintana, 53, has been trying for about three years...

Franklin Electric: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

Apr. 30, 2024 08:11 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Franklin Electric Co. (FELE) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $33 million. The Fort Wayne, Indiana-based company said it had profit of 70 cents per share. The results did not meet Wall Street...

Editorial Roundup: Indiana

Apr. 30, 2024 07:26 AM EDT

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette. April 27, 2024. Editorial: Motorists need strategies, not scare campaigns, to reduce driving distractions More than 40,000 people in the U.S. were killed last year in vehicle crashes, according to preliminary data from the National Highway...

Google plans to invest $2 billion to build data center in northeast Indiana, officials say

Apr. 26, 2024 14:24 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Google plans to invest $2 billion to build a data center in northeastern Indiana that will help power its artificial intelligence technology and cloud business, company and state officials said Friday. The data center planned for Fort Wayne was announced in...