Caleb Saylor

Caleb Saylor joined FOX 55 as a weekend meteorologist and multi-media journalist in May 2017.

Title: Weekend Meteorologist and Multi-Media Journalist
csaylor@wfft.com

Caleb Saylor joined FOX 55 as a weekend meteorologist and multi-media journalist in May 2017.

Caleb was born and raised in New Haven, Indiana, where he grew up with a healthy curiosity about the weather.

He graduated from New Haven High School and then graduated from Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne with a degree in Mathematics Teaching.

For a brief period, Caleb taught math at Concordia Lutheran High School.
He then moved to England and taught math at the John Wallis Church of England Academy.

Caleb returned to the United States and decided to pursue his childhood curiosity about the weather.

He enrolled in the Applied Atmospheric Science Master’s program at Ball State University.

He was a member of the student media organizations and conducted research on interactions between land type and the heat stress on humans.

Caleb enjoys playing soccer and likes being out with friends and family enjoying Fort Wayne.

If you have a story idea for Caleb, e-mail him at csaylor@wfft.com.

Recent Posts by Caleb Saylor

LSC job loss could financially impact Kendallville, surrounding community

On September 1st, LSC Communications, a print and digital communications company, notified the Indiana Department of Workforce Development that they would lay off all of the roughly 307 employees at one of their two facilities in Kendallville.

Suicide prevention and mental health resources growing in NE Indiana

More resources than ever are available to help people deal with mental health issues, something Jennifer Barnes of Mental Health American of Northeast Indiana says wasn’t widely available to her when she dealt with losing her father from suicide in 2003.

The Locker Room Game of the Week Forecast: East Noble vs. Leo

High school football season in Northeast Indiana rolls on into week 5, but it'll feel more like week 8 out there on Friday. You may need to pack a jacket or sweater for the 4th quarter.

Weather Blog: One name remains on 2020 Atlantic hurricane season list

Peak of tropical cyclone season has just passed, but there is still a lot of season to go for the Atlantic basin and we're almost out of names for storms. So what happens next?

Food insecurity is growing even as economy opens back up, jobs return

Jobs are starting to return, but the need for food pantries is increasing. Over the past month, Community Harvest Food Bank has seen a 25% increase in the number of people served, and their community partners have seen an increase as well.

Defiance County firefighters climbing to honor fallen 9/11 victims

Members of the South Richland Fire Department in Defiance, along with other firefighters and first responders, met up to honor 9/11 victims by climbing the same number of flight of stairs as floors in the World Trade Center.

Illegal dumping now a bigger problem at one Allen County recycling site

Illegal dumping has been on the rise at the recycling site at the former Byron Health Center since it became vacant in May. A county official says if you're caught leaving your trash behind or leaving recycling when you aren't supposed to, they will make you pay.

Allen County Health Commissioner: Flu season could be made worse by COVID-19

Allen County Health Commissioner Dr. Matthew Sutter says the upcoming flu season could be worse because of COVID-19, saying "We now have two dangerous respiratory viruses circulating. It could be a much worse season because of that."

Allen County Democratic, Republican parties still in need of poll workers

COVID-19 made it difficult to find poll workers in the June election and that is still the case regarding experienced poll workers. However, more young people are stepping up to help fill the need.

Childhood immunizations still well below normal due to COVID-19

Staff at the Super Shot clinics estimates that the number of kids they've seen for immunizations for August is down at least 50%.

Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 112027

Reported Deaths: 3512
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Marion20746758
Lake10264319
Elkhart6387109
St. Joseph6109100
Allen5998200
Hamilton4695109
Vanderburgh338330
Hendricks2661122
Monroe242236
Johnson2258122
Tippecanoe223313
Clark213656
Porter207045
Cass19329
Delaware188261
Vigo176922
Madison158575
LaPorte137237
Floyd130961
Howard127763
Kosciusko119817
Warrick117035
Bartholomew115157
Marshall98824
Dubois95118
Boone94546
Hancock90742
Grant88833
Noble88632
Henry76924
Wayne74214
Jackson7409
Morgan70138
Shelby66529
Daviess64327
LaGrange63011
Dearborn62828
Clinton59112
Harrison56124
Putnam5349
Montgomery50521
Lawrence50428
Knox4919
White48014
Gibson4794
Decatur45339
DeKalb45111
Miami4253
Fayette41813
Greene41835
Jasper3842
Steuben3697
Scott35410
Sullivan33012
Jennings31012
Posey3020
Franklin29925
Clay2935
Orange28424
Ripley2798
Carroll27013
Wabash2628
Washington2591
Whitley2546
Starke2537
Wells2472
Adams2443
Jefferson2433
Fulton2342
Huntington2233
Spencer2214
Tipton21722
Perry20813
Randolph2077
Jay1720
Newton17011
Owen1651
Martin1640
Rush1514
Pike1411
Vermillion1260
Fountain1162
Pulaski1141
Blackford1133
Crawford1030
Brown1023
Parke941
Benton880
Union770
Ohio767
Switzerland690
Warren401
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Ohio Coronavirus Cases

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Confirmed Cases: 145165

Reported Deaths: 4623
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Franklin26134603
Cuyahoga17155644
Hamilton12786309
Montgomery7540152
Lucas7149357
Butler569399
Summit5149249
Marion306847
Mahoning3003279
Warren292748
Stark2757168
Pickaway263444
Lorain227786
Delaware215620
Fairfield203050
Columbiana192080
Licking186862
Trumbull1853131
Clark174238
Wood172572
Clermont164020
Lake158149
Medina143239
Allen137868
Greene136728
Miami135949
Portage108666
Mercer106517
Tuscarawas91720
Wayne90566
Erie90144
Ross85622
Richland80419
Madison78012
Darke76639
Belmont71027
Geauga70547
Hancock6649
Ashtabula65148
Athens6162
Lawrence60418
Shelby5879
Auglaize5689
Sandusky55520
Putnam54823
Huron5307
Union4962
Ottawa46630
Scioto4666
Seneca44814
Preble42013
Muskingum3792
Holmes3757
Jefferson3244
Henry29912
Logan2973
Champaign2943
Perry2889
Defiance28310
Clinton28113
Knox27915
Brown2772
Hardin25013
Morrow2502
Washington25023
Fulton2371
Jackson2334
Coshocton23011
Fayette2266
Ashland2224
Crawford2226
Highland2203
Wyandot20112
Williams1993
Gallia18412
Meigs17210
Hocking1619
Pike1610
Guernsey1567
Carroll1517
Adams1214
Van Wert1143
Monroe10818
Paulding1030
Harrison622
Morgan470
Vinton453
Noble270
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