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Pence chief of staff to leave voluntarily

Vice President Mike Pence announced Thursday that he will have a new chief of staff in August. Josh Pitcock is resigning from the job and will be replaced by Nick Ayers on Aug. 1. ...

June 30, 2017 1:00 am


Pence names new chief of staff

Vice President Mike Pence announced Thursday that he will have a new chief of staff in August. Josh Pitcock is resigning from the job and will be replaced by Nick Ayers on Au ...

June 29, 2017 2:10 pm


Kruse seeking reelection in 2018

Republican Sen. Dennis Kruse, of Auburn, is wasting no time in announcing he will seek reelection in 2018.

June 28, 2017 9:26 am


July 4th likely to generate more fireworks complaints

As Independence Day approaches, Fort Wayne City Council President Tom Didier had advice Tuesday for residents who disapprove of Indiana's laws regarding the use of fireworks.  ...

June 28, 2017 5:10 pm


3rd District Democrats to select leader July 9

The 3rd Congressional District Democratic Party has scheduled a July 9 caucus to elect a new leader. Party officials from each of the 12 counties in the northeast Indian ...

June 27, 2017 12:00 pm


Coats makes covert visit to honor friend

National Intelligence Director Dan Coats slipped into Fort Wayne on Thursday to attend the retirement party of an old friend. Coats and his wife, Marsha, and their security detail ...

June 25, 2017 1:00 am


Friend's retirement brings Coats to Fort Wayne

National Intelligence Director Dan Coats slipped into Fort Wayne on Thursday to attend the retirement party of an old friend. Coats and his wife, Marsha, and their security detail ...

June 23, 2017 5:10 pm


Allen Democrats to choose new leader

The Allen County Democratic Party will elect a new chairwoman Thursday evening, less than four months after it chose its last one.

June 22, 2017 12:20 pm


Dates set for tax hearings

Fort Wayne City Councilman John Crawford, R-at large, outlined Tuesday the procedure for two upcoming public hearings on Allen County's income tax.

June 21, 2017 12:00 pm


3rd District Democratic leader resigns

The chairwoman of the 3rd Congressional District Democratic Party has resigned five months after winning election to the post.

June 21, 2017 10:10 am


Gregg becomes partner at Indianapolis law firm

Former Indiana House Speaker and gubernatorial candidate John Gregg has moved to Ice Miller LLP -- a prestigious Indianapolis law firm -- as a partner.

June 20, 2017 1:31 pm


Allen Libertarians to meet June 28

The Libertarian Party of Allen County will have an outreach meeting at 7 p.m June 28 in the back room of Liberty Diner, 2929 Goshen Road.

June 20, 2017 1:10 pm


Chamber of Commerce likes local lawmakers

Northeast Indiana's lawmakers scored highly on the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's annual Legislative Vote Analysis. The report holds state lawmakers accountable for their voting re ...

June 18, 2017 1:00 am


Indiana lawmakers score high on annual vote analysis

Northeast Indiana's lawmakers scored highly on the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's annual Legislative Vote Analysis.

June 15, 2017 9:41 am


Rep. Dave Ober receives the Legislator of the Year award

Rep. Dave Ober, R-Albion, has received the Legislator of the Year award for his work to expand broadband service.

June 14, 2017 10:00 am


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