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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


Americans for Prosperity target Donnelly on tax reform

AmericansAmericans for Prosperity has launched a digital ad effort targeting 10 senators -- including Joe Donnelly -- on tax reform. for Prosperity launched a digital ad today targeting 10 senators - including Joe Donnelly - on tax reform.

June 13, 2017 9:52 am


Banks walking political 'tightrope'

Freshman Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, and his northeast Indiana constituency are the subjects of a story in The Atlantic. The headline of the piece – "Y'all Sent Me ...

June 12, 2017 3:50 pm


Young mum on possible judgeship for Davis

The office of Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., is not commenting on speculation that Allen Superior Court Judge Wendy Davis might be a candidate for a federal job. Young this winter sough ...

June 11, 2017 1:00 am


Officials mum on Davis' federal prospects

The office of Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., is not commenting on speculation that Allen Superior Court Judge Wendy Davis might be a candidate for a federal job. Young this winter sough ...

June 8, 2017 5:50 pm


Lugar Series accepting applications

The Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series is accepting applications for its 2017-18 class until Aug. 1. The Indianapolis-based nonprofit program says its missi ...

June 6, 2017 9:00 pm


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