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Anonymous says ... on Thursday, Apr 17 at 7:30 AM

On your reporting of local schools who received a 4 Star Rating from the state you listed many schools in the area, including Jay County, but failed to mention both Bellmont High School in Decatur and Adams Centra High School in Monroe.

Jason says ... on Wednesday, Apr 16 at 6:07 AM

Just listening to Eric and Linda with Charlie Butcher. I wonder if they realize the investments they speak of, have already been taxed once? Surely they can't be that ignorant at a professional level? Think I'll start changing the station...

Kendallville says ... on Tuesday, Apr 15 at 3:21 PM

Nothing personal. But rather a comment at a professional level; Linda and Eric have to go. I literally change the channel to national news several days a week to avoid them. We are a conservative thinking community and deserve like minded newscaster

Dick says ... on Thursday, Apr 3 at 10:23 AM

I just glanced through these messages for the first time today. It's sad to see some people still would rather see younger and prettier rather than experienced and professional. And folks really should check their spelling and grammar before posting.

Autumn c says ... on Tuesday, Apr 1 at 10:46 AM

you did an asome job to day you rock al the time

Autumn says ... on Monday, Mar 31 at 10:57 AM

you need to play muic

autumn chilcote says ... on Monday, Mar 31 at 10:53 AM

you are asome

Keith says ... on Monday, Mar 17 at 5:20 PM

Please hurry up and replace Melissa Long. Time for her to go! There are younger and better female newscasters allready on your newscast that can do her job better. She is by far your weakest link.

Pathetic. says ... on Friday, Mar 14 at 4:47 PM

Change the stupid picture of the cat watching tv on the main page. It's been on there long enough.. how lazy is this news channel.

doug marbaugh says ... on Thursday, Mar 6 at 6:00 PM

260-223-7739 I have cancer and chronic pancreatitis my local child support office is harassing me to throw me in jail and also to take my drivers license away because I cannot pay child support at this time I've been waiting for Social Security

Greg says ... on Thursday, Mar 6 at 2:22 PM

I've watched the 21 news for years...Melissa and Rachael are the best and you can tell they are very professional and thorough. But Linda and Eric in the morning are giggling, slapping the desk, and all the unrelated news comments are quite annoying.

JAMES says ... on Thursday, Feb 27 at 1:02 PM

YOU CAN TELL PEOPLE HOW THINK THE MORNING NEWS CAST IS GOOD HAS NEVER SEEN THE REAL THING. THE MORNING CREW IS SO BAD NO ONE EVEN WATCHS IT ANYMORE. GET A NEW TEAM PLEASE

Debi says ... on Monday, Feb 24 at 7:50 PM

Please get rid of that Charity Freeman her voice sends me over the edge she is NOT a professional her topics are over the top boring. Corinne Rose was always so good and had very interesting topics

John says ... on Saturday, Feb 15 at 7:49 AM

Can you take this picture of the cat off the website. It's stupid

Lynda says ... on Wednesday, Feb 5 at 6:33 PM

As far as the newscast is concerned, we are lucky to have a pretty professional staff. I've lived in a few other places where the program can be a little sloppy. Bad graphics, scripts etc. These people get it right a whole lot more. Getting better

Judy says ... on Tuesday, Jan 28 at 9:40 AM

I enjoy Eric Olson and Linda Jackson in the morning. However as soon as Charlie Butcher starts talking I change channels. He is biased and opinionated and I will not listen to him.

Danny Hayes says ... on Tuesday, Jan 21 at 7:27 PM

Add to the list of State Troopers who and ran for and was elected to office, Mr Robert Land, Wabash County, an ISP veteran of many years and an excellent sheriff. He was omitted from the list, that you reported in your broadcast

Irene G. says ... on Tuesday, Jan 21 at 3:13 PM

Dr. Garrett, I agree children shouldn't be outside either, but animals can't tell anyone that they are cold!!

Dr. Jerry E. Garrett says ... on Tuesday, Jan 21 at 7:55 AM

The weather is dangerous. I think TV reporters need to make this clear. It seems to be sort of downplayed. Nobody has any business being outside today. WANE TV talked about taking care of animals. What about the little children? Nobody should be out.

Caitlin says ... on Sunday, Jan 12 at 12:48 AM

Caitlin .. says at 10..30 am that I was crying because my mom had a seizure at Kmart and I was not going to call an ambulance to be scared of the sirens that was done for my dad died on May 2nd at 2..30 pm the ambulance done their sirens for he died

Caitlin says ... on Sunday, Jan 12 at 12:43 AM

My mom had a seizure and hit a snow bank and it was so scared mom was not saying anything to me or to the ambulance paramedics or to the girl that call 911

Lorrie Brames says ... on Thursday, Jan 9 at 1:52 PM

Charity please stop being rude and let Emilie tell her story!

Violet says ... on Tuesday, Jan 7 at 7:03 AM

I need a ride to kidney dialysis. Missed going yesterday, so far no luck for today. I need these treatments.

Jean says ... on Monday, Jan 6 at 9:30 PM

Why was the Huntington snow alert taken off of your listing? We are still at Level 1 until 3PM tomorrow. Outside the city limits our edition has not seen a plow yet

Jay DeArmond says ... on Monday, Jan 6 at 7:06 PM

You may want to mention that some counties like Whitley are still under a level 1 emergency! If you can fit it in between commercials and goofy topics.

Karen says ... on Monday, Jan 6 at 10:25 AM

I just love the news crew you have now! They are awesome and funny! If you would change your crew I would loose interest and probably stop watching 21 . The mean and crewel people needs to see a doctor and be put on some meds !!!

rodney says ... on Monday, Jan 6 at 1:00 AM

I'm in my snughy inside the house trying to keep warm

michael says ... on Sunday, Jan 5 at 11:23 PM

Got to love the idiot that interrupted Revenge with 2 minutes left to give us the weather. I'm sure everyone is aware of what's going on when the ticker is at the bottom of the screen.

G. Brown says ... on Tuesday, Dec 31 at 6:30 PM

I like this news crew. I am so tired of dreary news everyday. Linda and crew brighten my day. Thanks guys for being upbeat and letting us know that we can laugh through all the horrible news we hear. For those that don't want to watch, DON'T!

Steve says ... on Tuesday, Dec 31 at 3:39 PM

I thought it was just me. I started watching WANE in the morning because I could not stand to listen to all the dribble from the morning crew. I want to here the news. It's not a talk show. And they are constantly bickering which I can do without

CLARK says ... on Thursday, Dec 26 at 6:44 PM

IT WAS SO NICE WITH LINDA GONE TO BAD SHE IS BACK. FIND A NEW CREW

Dale says ... on Monday, Dec 23 at 10:59 PM

Just wanted to say i like. 21

TAMMY says ... on Wednesday, Dec 18 at 10:14 PM

DANG, LET UP PEOPLE! GEESH! Give them a break! I am glad that I am not a newscaster, Wow, talk about being cruel and harsh. Man, how mean can you be?

NORM says ... on Tuesday, Dec 17 at 3:00 PM

LINDA JACKSON AND ERIC OLSON NEED TO BE REPLACED

Terri says ... on Monday, Dec 16 at 10:28 PM

I don't mind Melissa & Curtis, but I have to admit, as much as I try to watch every morning I always switch over to Wane because I just can't take the morning crew constantly playing and giggling. It is just entirely too silly in the a.m.

Mike says ... on Saturday, Dec 14 at 8:46 AM

Melissa Long, Curtis Smith, Linda Jackson......come on you can sure tell that Fort Wayne is NOT a major TV market. A high school broadcast is more professional!

marvin l sprowl says ... on Wednesday, Dec 11 at 6:59 PM

I just watched your ( eric olson) story on decatur. What the heck is a "festive tree"? has our 'policial correctness" gone so far that we can not say 'Christmas Tree" because you have to say "Christ" when describing the type of tree? If you folks wan

Edgar says ... on Thursday, Dec 5 at 8:06 PM

I've watched 21 news for many years! I'm not sure I can take much more! Does Linda own controlling stock in 21? If not do the owners really watch the news? Sorry the show gives me the creeps anymore.

Shelby Sweet says ... on Monday, Dec 2 at 10:48 AM

On Sunday evening, Dec. 1, why was Access Hollywood on instead of local news ? No football was on so just wondering why no news ?

colt says ... on Wednesday, Nov 27 at 7:43 AM

Lol, I'm glad that the kitten and Scott are the only ones that like watching this channel for news. Even though it is a local news station, they seem to report more about national stories then the local ones. And I agree, Linda Jackson is fake.

colt says ... on Wednesday, Nov 27 at 7:34 AM

You people are so unprofessional. Rookies. And your news humor stinks too. And I totally agree with Keith, in the other comment earlier, about Melissa Long and being so biased because of her politician husband she has. It is so obvious.

Kim says ... on Sunday, Nov 24 at 7:21 PM

You reported that Derek Franz died on Hoagland AVENUE, if you would come out into the county a little more you would know that there is a Hoagland town as well as a Hoagland ROAD, which is where Derek had his accident and unfortunately died.

tom says ... on Sunday, Nov 17 at 5:16 PM

Everytime we have bad weather, someone starts "playing" with the picture on 21.3 making it impossible to track weather; very annoying. You have better radar, but I am forced to watch 15.3.

dave says ... on Sunday, Nov 17 at 5:01 PM

dear news people....its raining....stop all television coverage and talk to grown men in cars describing the rain...then....show the radar that changes by the second...and try to predict where they will go...then interupt again and say it is raining!

Nick says ... on Thursday, Nov 14 at 5:46 PM

To all in the Fort Wayne area. Free Works Car Wash at my brother's new Marathon Gas Station on DuPont Rd next to CASA Grille. Here are the details: allamericandupont.blogspot.com

scott says ... on Monday, Nov 11 at 3:25 PM

Enough with the negative comments about these well educated people. If you don't like the product...turn to another station. And for you self proclaimed no it all's who send in your posts....try spell check before pushing submit. Have a good day!

Chris Snider says ... on Thursday, Nov 7 at 1:47 PM

Thanks for the airtime to support Community Harvest today! Jane and crew do such a GREAT job for those in need!!! Wishing you all a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Charles Hill says ... on Tuesday, Nov 5 at 1:44 PM

At noon today re: Riley Hospital Does turn children away. It happened to a Fort Wayne boy who needed a kidney transplant -- first Riley accepted him only to terminate their help just before the surgery was to be done. For details call 418-3905

Joellen says ... on Tuesday, Nov 5 at 12:24 AM

I applaud you for doing a series on Riley Children's Hospital and it's families. I am hoping you have included one family such as mine. My son was born with a genetic disease called Phenylketonuria (PKU). He will go to Riley for the rest of his life

melody says ... on Saturday, Nov 2 at 12:31 PM

How can I connect with Corinne Rose to offer some interesting idea's referring to a recent article she did? THX

Linda Davis says ... on Friday, Nov 1 at 9:47 AM

Back in the day, trick/treating was for 2-3 days. Some years it rained or even snowed and sleeted. Did it stop us? No. Did our parents try to get the days switched? No. Did we let bad weather come between us and our candy? No. Quit pampering kids.

Teresa Smith says ... on Thursday, Oct 31 at 10:23 AM

Over the past 2 days cities across the Midwest have cancelled. Trick or treat and have rescheduled for Friday. Here in Fort Wayne we are showing that our elected officials have a lack of leadership. Change the day to Friday!

Tom says ... on Friday, Oct 25 at 6:32 PM

I think it's great you have someone just to take care of the nightly comments, however it's time to find someone WHO CAN READ!! How embarrassing for the station that she can't read!!

Trina says ... on Friday, Oct 18 at 8:47 AM

By the way, I love Fox there the only news org. that's trueful.

Trina says ... on Friday, Oct 18 at 8:44 AM

I think your biased you guys blame Rep. for every thing of all the money he has wasted on his projects and nobody calls him out on it. You should be fair with every body and stop babying Obama he is horriable.

Anonymous says ... on Friday, Oct 18 at 5:12 AM

Tenneco. 2 n's

Anonymous says ... on Friday, Oct 18 at 5:11 AM

Someone spelled" Teneco" in correctly. Its spelled "Tenneco"

Anonymous says ... on Tuesday, Oct 8 at 1:09 PM

Ethan

sandie Hartman says ... on Sunday, Sep 29 at 10:39 PM

Insight is soo stupid! Those girls have nooo business on tv! I refuse to watch them.

kyle says ... on Saturday, Sep 28 at 10:08 AM

ok Indian summer is not a racist term. so lets settle down with the racist everything shall we?

tysfamily says ... on Thursday, Sep 26 at 12:43 PM

I seen the meteor about 6:45 this morning 9/26/2013

tysfamily says ... on Thursday, Sep 26 at 12:41 PM

I was driving south on 13, at Sellers Lake, a large meteor was going east. Very low and slowly moved across the sky. It was bright white with blue coming off the front with a white tail, then burst into 3 parts, all looked the same, then disappeard.

Jason says ... on Wednesday, Sep 18 at 9:18 PM

What is the deal with all the negative comments on here? Keep your juvenile thoughts to your self! No one wants to hear them! Watch another station if you do not like the people on this one...or better yet, grow some balls and try to do it yourself!

IhitwithStix says ... on Monday, Sep 16 at 2:08 PM

A DICTATOR MUST HAVE A COMPLIANT MEDIA And compliant is what I would call the media we have now, it is complete, they are all bowing to this totalitarian regime. The event TWO MILLION BIKERS TO DC has taught us the truth of this.

BUD BARTON says ... on Monday, Sep 16 at 9:33 AM

FOR GOD"S SAKE RETIRE MELISSA LONG ,,THAT STRAW WIG SHE WEARS SUCKS...I WONDER HOW HER TRIP WAS BACK TO JAPAN WITH HER HUSBAND AND GOV PENCE? GET RACHEL ON AS THE TOP NEWS ANCHOR....AND CURTIS ..WE DONT GIVE A HOOT ABOUT YOUR GOLF GAMES GO SELL CARS

Diana says ... on Saturday, Sep 14 at 7:24 AM

Can't stand Insight and the two fake ladies. Please change your thinking on this segment.

John says ... on Friday, Sep 13 at 9:01 PM

"Indian Summer" is like "Indian Giver": A racist term from another age. Melissa Long.It's rude and unprofessional to use in public setting. Please let's not use such terms gin on-air,shall we?

Mike says ... on Thursday, Sep 12 at 11:29 PM

More laughing by Melissa Long..Like the other guy said, maybe she needs to just get a room with Curtis, but her constant laughing when she is trying to report the news...just has gotten old..Bring on the new girl, hopefully she will act more pro..

Tony says ... on Thursday, Sep 12 at 12:04 AM

Leave Linda Jackson alone, my wife and I have met her and she is a genuinely nice and caring person. Does she have flaws; name someone who doesn't. the only idiots here are those who hide behind a blog in order to bad mouth someone else.

Don says ... on Wednesday, Sep 4 at 8:48 PM

I'd rather watch the 2 goof balls in the morning, than have to watch Melissa Long drool all over Curtis Smith with her fake laugh. Get a room Melissa!

Greta says ... on Wednesday, Sep 4 at 8:38 PM

I've tried to watch your morning show and it's a joke. Eric Olsen is about as entertaining as watching pain dry.....Linda Jackson is so fake and tries way to hard to be funny. Then you have Melissa Long who is the old flirt that needs to retire!

Karen says ... on Monday, Sep 2 at 9:04 AM

On your 21.3 weather channel, the AD banner at top left (Parview Health/VIPIR HD RADAR) is ALWAYS blocking Northern Indiana so we cannot see what's heading our way....This is even more frustrating when there are weather warnings.

Jan says ... on Sunday, Sep 1 at 1:38 PM

Linda Jackson needs a makeup make over, everytime i see her all i can think of is the old cartoon character Gumby, watching his fake lips move, with Linda's dark lipstick she looks just like him. Can't stand to watch her with out laughing

Anonymous says ... on Friday, Aug 30 at 7:58 PM

I don't watch the morning news anymore because those two are idiots and totally ridiculous! Come on Indiana News Center take pride in your news station

Lisa says ... on Thursday, Aug 22 at 11:21 AM

I agree with the people who want Corrine Rose back. I can't stand to watch insight. Those two really make me gag. I started watching it when it first came on, it has not gotten any better. PLEASE put Corrine back on!

Anonymous says ... on Tuesday, Aug 20 at 5:26 PM

I hope they can rebuild the buildings that burned down and I hope the workers wool still work

Beth says ... on Monday, Aug 19 at 4:05 PM

I agree with the comments regarding the morning show;Linda Jackson and Eric Olson act childish. It's really sad if this is the best you got.

21 alive fan says ... on Friday, Aug 9 at 5:23 AM

The morning news is rediculous with Linda. All she does is laugh and act fake. You would think management would ask her to tame it down a bit.

Irene says ... on Wednesday, Aug 7 at 12:32 PM

Why isn't Corrine Rose on Insight?? She was very good and had on more people than she was related to or friends with. Emilie and her every other word being "Uh" and the who cares opinions from Charity are annoying!!! Put Corrine back on!!!!!!!

Larry and Janet says ... on Thursday, Jul 25 at 7:03 AM

Happy Anniversary Linda! It's our anniversary today too-49 years!@

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Margie Dennies Granddaughter says ... on Thursday, Jul 11 at 8:45 PM

Yes She is an idiot....when my grandmother was killed in an auto accident, she didnt say her name right and I called to complain out of respect for her she should have appologized and gave her recognition by the correct name-but she never did.

Carrie says ... on Thursday, Jul 11 at 12:07 AM

Leave Linda Jackson alone.If anyone has on air issues,it is by far good old smug mountain man Curtis Smith.

Jon says ... on Wednesday, Jul 3 at 9:38 AM

Linda Jackson is an idiot. Can't you do better?

Mike says ... on Monday, Jul 1 at 10:04 AM

Get Linda Jackson off the news. She makes me gag.

Debbie Parish says ... on Thursday, Jun 27 at 11:36 PM

The top local golfer was Kristi Cardwell not Caudwell. She is from Kokomo.

Ron says ... on Tuesday, Jun 25 at 9:00 PM

Why do you need to interrupt a show for a thunderstorm? Tornadoes OK. But a freakin' RSI storm that usually doesn't even amount to anything if it happens at all. You always manage to show all the advertisements though.

Rob says ... on Wednesday, May 15 at 11:15 PM

Why do they introduce laws such as lower BAC and tell the public it's to "protect" us and yet fail to mention they haven't thought of a way to fund the long term costs? Instead they would rather further burden us after we support their "good idea."

Tony D. says ... on Tuesday, May 7 at 8:04 PM

Midwest Bike Blessing hosted by Roadmasters 4 Life MC. May 11, 2013 12 noon Community M.B. Church 3032 Smith St. Fort Wayne In. Pastor T.L. Williamson Open to all MC and SC and Free riders...

Jim -Star Lodge 225 Orland says ... on Thursday, May 2 at 3:24 PM

I did enjoy the spot on Fremasons of Fort Wayne. We do need to remember where we come from to know where we are going. Many of our current leaders are Freemasons. Not only in Fort Wayne but the surrounding towns.

Richard says ... on Friday, Mar 22 at 5:11 AM

The Mayor said the recent murders were from drugs, gangs and domestic violence...the ticker at the bottom of the Tv stated drugs, games and domestic violence. 21 Alive 3/22/13

Jim says ... on Thursday, Mar 14 at 12:36 PM

Kudos to Curtis Smith and Channel 21 Mgmt for covering his trip to Jerusalem and the historic context of Jesus' life and ministry. It's nice to see a news organization with the courage to side with the Son of God instead of his antithesis. I Love IN

mike says ... on Thursday, Feb 28 at 7:44 PM

i have been with out health insurance for about 9 mounths because i do not have dependent children is what the healthy indiana plan sent me a letter stateing this medicaid has other reson i feel like i am being discriminated against

mike says ... on Thursday, Feb 28 at 7:28 PM

i am 61 years old i do not have health ins i can not recive healthy indiana plan because the inform me that it is because there enrollment limit for adults without dependent children that new members are not being accepted at this time needless to

rick says ... on Wednesday, Feb 20 at 3:00 PM

2 gold medalist will be at the sport one volleyball facility this Thursday at 6 pm. hope you cover it

Jack Fritz says ... on Monday, Feb 18 at 9:05 AM

Our band played on 21 in the 1960's. Ann was the lady who ran the show. Had dancings and bands. I want to no if i can get a copy of tape of our band for oue class party. email is noblecountykid@comcast.net. I will come TO GRT CD. Band was the blazers

Katie says ... on Sunday, Feb 10 at 12:02 PM

What happened to Corrine Rose? Who are the two idiots on insight? Please get the amatures off my TV!!!!!!!!!!!

ashton says ... on Tuesday, Jan 29 at 6:59 AM

The small scars were small pox not tuberculosis. Sorry you were wrong and I'm only 26 I knew that fact.

tom says ... on Friday, Jan 25 at 3:21 PM

oooooooops her name is alyssa . right now she is in 3rd place . lets move her to first.

tom says ... on Friday, Jan 25 at 3:16 PM

we have a local young lady in the safe auto do the jingle . lets all support her by voting as mush & as often as we can .

phil says ... on Tuesday, Jan 1 at 6:17 AM

Eric Olsen probably should be given a position off camera

Anonymous says ... on Friday, Dec 14 at 9:24 AM

What about the morning news with Linda & Eric. That is not news it is giggling.

Keith says ... on Thursday, Nov 1 at 5:20 PM

How can you let Melissa Long do reports on anything that has to do with any election? She is so biased to the Republican party because of her husband. Am I the only one watching her reports that sees this? Get her off till after the election please.

GoodTeacherGoodMom says ... on Friday, Jun 29 at 11:29 PM

To Obama's Yes Man, America's teachers are doing an outstanding job. However, when we are dealing with children who aren't taught the basics at home and who are lucky to even be fed, we can only do so much. PARENTS need to be held accountable!

John mcCorkle says ... on Sunday, Feb 12 at 12:25 AM

You put Moses on the air? I'm done with your station.

Thomas says ... on Tuesday, Dec 20 at 6:15 PM

As far as your news,its getting really bad. With Melisa Long, you might as well be watching Fox News. I think the staff is terrified of her and her husband. Her husband uses 21 news and Melisa to push his sad republican agenda.

Obama's Yes Man says ... on Monday, Apr 4 at 8:05 PM

You people need to start watching the movie,"Waiting for Superman". Schools teachers should be doing a better job then the schools will remain open.

Darlene says ... on Friday, Aug 13 at 9:22 PM

Elmhurst High School and to deceive our students and the Ft.Wayne community is disgraceful. We need to STOP the corruption!

Darlene says ... on Friday, Aug 13 at 9:20 PM

herself up for a cushy retirement and not to mention that our Govenor is just now accepting Federal grant money to help our schools & teachers etc. which he declined to accept the funds before all this. To tear apart a high academic school like

Darlene says ... on Friday, Aug 13 at 9:16 PM

With the delay tactics,the flaws in the FWCS matrix,to sending EHS students to under achieving schools which have been on the state academic probation list for 4 yrs in a row.Plus the anonimous tape that's on YOU-TUBE of Wendy Robinson setting

Darlene says ... on Friday, Aug 13 at 9:12 PM

Why is it that 2 lawsuits against FWCS/BOARD has already been settled,but the Elmhurst lawsuit with the SAVE EHS group who is fighting for their rights according to the "PUBLIC LAW ACT 221 & FEDERAL LAW hasn't been heard in a court of law???

Donna says ... on Sunday, Mar 21 at 11:14 AM

I need to know How I can find the guys name and number that was talking thursday on the news about nonprofit help before filing Bankruptcy or anything else I do wrong? Thank You Donna!

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