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$34.6 billion, 2-year budget OK'd

Indiana has a new $34.6 billion two-year budget after Republicans approved the spending plan Wednesday.

April 24, 2019 11:30 pm


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Gun training, vaping products bills die

A bill that would have required all teachers authorized to carry guns in school to undergo a personality screening and take firearms...

April 24, 2019 9:10 pm


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2 Republicans looking for shot to unseat mayor

Republicans voting in the May 7 city primary will have to choose between a longtime city councilman and a businessman who says residents...

April 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Primary challenge awaits Henry in mayor race

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry – seeking his fourth term – faces a challenge in the May 7 Democratic primary.

April 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Banks, Young rank high in conservative ratings

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, and Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., were among the more conservative members of Congress in 2018, according to yearly...

April 21, 2019 1:00 am


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2 Democrats fight to flip 4th District

Jorge Fernandez and Patti Hays are competing for the Democratic nomination for the 4th District seat on Fort Wayne City...

April 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Arp facing challenge for GOP primary

In the May 7 primary election, incumbent Jason Arp faces GOP challenger Rachel Lott.

April 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Crawford criticizes Smith's ads as misleading and negative

Republican mayoral candidate John Crawford Tuesday morning chastised an opponent, Republican Tim Smith, for misleading and negative...

April 16, 2019 11:26 am


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General Assembly gets NRA nudge

So when will the Indiana legislature finish up the 2019 session?

April 14, 2019 1:00 am


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3 vying for Hines' seat in council's 6th District

Three Democrats are competing in the May 7 primary election for the 6th District seat representing southeast Fort Wayne: Tom Cook, Hakim...

April 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Democrats vie for at-large council

Just three of the five Democratic Party candidates for Fort Wayne City Council at-large seats will move on to the Nov. 5 general...

April 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Monday last day to get registered to vote

Care about your garbage pickup? Potholes? Where your tax dollars are going?Then register to vote.

April 7, 2019 1:00 am


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7 seeking seats on New Haven council

The May 7 Republican primary for New Haven City Council has seven candidates vying for the nomination for three contested district...

April 6, 2019 1:00 am


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Holcomb aces Politico's bracket

If Indiana lawmakers legalize sports wagering, Gov. Eric Holcomb is primed to win big.

March 31, 2019 1:00 am


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Mayoral candidate pledges portion of salary to local opioid crisis

If elected mayor, Fort Wayne City Councilman John Crawford will give $40,000 of his annual salary to help fund the fight against the city's...

March 27, 2019 11:46 am