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Donnelly, Braun gain endorsements

The dueling campaigns of Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly and Republican challenger Mike Braun have announced endorsements this week ahead of Tuesday's general election. Donnell ...

October 31, 2018 3:40 pm


Most Hoosiers back Trump, Ball State poll finds

Polling results released recently showed that most Hoosiers approve of President Donald Trump but are less supportive of his tax cuts and tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. T ...

October 31, 2018 4:50 pm


Congressman Banks has unexpected audience with President Trump

Congressman Jim Banks, R-3rd, wasn't expecting an audience with President Donald Trump on Saturday.

October 29, 2018 1:36 pm


2 enter race for county seat

Two Republicans have thrown their hats into the ring to replace outgoing Allen County Councilman Justin Busch, R-at large, as he prepares to take over for retiring state Sen. David ...

October 28, 2018 1:00 am


Republicans hope to replace Busch on County Council

Two Allen County residents have thrown their hats into the ring to replace outgoing County Councilman Justin Busch as he prepares to take over for retiring State Sen. David Long.  ...

October 25, 2018 5:30 pm


Lawson takes steps to secure election

Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson updated Hoosiers Wednesday on the steps taken to secure the state's Nov. 6 election.  "I take the security of our elections process ...

October 24, 2018 4:50 pm


Paddock to discuss possible hate crimes law

Fort Wayne City Councilman Geoff Paddock will hold a public input session Tuesday regarding a possible state hate crimes law.

October 24, 2018 3:10 pm


Vice president's daughter goes on book tour

Hoosier Charlotte Pence took Manhattan last week with a whirlwind book tour. Her latest book, “Where You Go: Life Lessons from My Father,” hit stores Tuesday, and she ...

October 21, 2018 1:00 am


Donnelly leads Braun in 2 polls

Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly of Indiana leads Republican challenger Mike Braun in two recent polls. Vox Populi Polling released survey results Thursday showing that 44 perce ...

October 18, 2018 12:30 pm


GOP Bean Dinner tickets sell out

The Allen County Republican Party's yearly Reagan Bean Dinner sold out of tickets more than two weeks in advance of the event. Party Chairman Steve Shine announced Monday that 53 ...

October 15, 2018 6:00 pm


Tax-cut advocates unimpressed with Holcomb

Gov. Eric Holcomb scored poorly on a biennial report last week rating the fiscal policy of America's governors. Holcomb joined 13 other governors with a D, according to the Cato I ...

October 14, 2018 1:00 am


County Right to Life PAC endorses 21

The Allen County Right to Life Political Action Committee has endorsed 21 candidates in the Nov. 6 general election – many of whom are seeking offices with no authority for w ...

October 7, 2018 1:00 am


Allen Right to Life endorses 21 candidates

The Allen County Right to Life Political Action Committee announced Thursday it has endorsed 21 candidates in the Nov. 6 general election – many of whom are seeking ...

October 4, 2018 3:50 pm


GOP caucus set for Tuesday night

The caucus to replace outgoing Fort Wayne Sen. David Long is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Allen County Republican headquarters on Main Street.

October 3, 2018 10:31 am


AVOW to discuss women's religious barriers

"Unlikely Friends: Women's experience breaking religious barriers" will be the topic of the Oct. 25 program in the Civil Conversations series organized by Advancing Voices of ...

October 3, 2018 12:50 pm


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