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October 25, 2013

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Fort Wayne's new water plant dedicated

FORT WAYNE — Fort Wayne’s new $22 million ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection system, dedicated Thursday, has been recognized by Water and Waste Digest magazine, which praised the city’s ongoing efforts to supply nearly 300,000 residents with clean drinking water each day. The (UV) system will be used to treat the 11 billion gallons of drinking water produced at the plant each year.

For decades, Fort Wayne City Utilities safely treated the community’s drinking water with chlorine dioxide as its primary disinfectant. But due to the 1993 cryptosporidium outbreak in Milwaukee that left nearly 70 dead and several hundred ill, communities across the country, including Fort Wayne, were mandated by the EPA to implement a newer disinfection system that would destroy cryptosporidium at a higher level.

Trial continued in Nickel Plate Trail slaying

PERU — A jury trial set for this week in the 2011 slaying of a 76-year-old scoutmaster on the Nickel Plate Trail was continued until next year.

The defense attorney and prosecutor in the case filed for a joint continuance Oct. 3 in the trial against Shane Golitko, 24.

The trial was set to begin Monday in Miami Circuit Court and has now been moved to Jan. 13.

Police charged the Bunker Hill man with stabbing Art Anderson, an assistant scoutmaster, in the neck as he was hiking the Nickel Plate Trail.

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