Historic bait shop in final days

North Side Bait and Tackle will close at the end of the month.

Posted: Dec. 6, 2018 12:19 AM
Updated: Dec. 6, 2018 8:19 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - North Side Bait and Tackle is having its going out of business sale.

The business will close at the end of the month.

This will allow for a roundabout to be built at the Goshen Avenue/Sherman Boulevard/Lillian Street intersection.

"It's a sad thing. Something's been here for 95 years," said Mike Reuille, who has owned the bait shop for 13 years.

Construction on the roundabout is expected to begin in the next year.

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