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Senate hopefuls spar at debate

Congressman Todd Rokita and businessman Mike Braun engaged in figurative fisticuffs, while Congressman Luke Messer stood largely unscathed.

February 21, 2018 1:00 am


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GOP Senate candidates spar at debate

INDIANAPOLIS – Congressman Todd Rokita and businessman Mike Braun exchanged figurative fisticuffs Tuesday while Congressman Luke...

February 20, 2018 9:50 pm


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Henry finds time to joke about parking

People say a lot of things about Mayor Tom Henry.

February 18, 2018 1:00 am


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Public money fuels Rokita's publicity efforts

INDIANAPOLIS – Throughout his career in elected office, Indiana Senate candidate Todd Rokita has used apocalyptic language to warn...

February 16, 2018 1:00 am


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'It's time': Long says he's retiring

David Long, president pro tem of the Indiana Senate, stuns the Statehouse by announcing he's retiring.

February 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Republican Senate President Pro Tem David Long announces retirement

Fort Wayne Republican Senate President Pro Tem David Long stunned the Statehouse Tuesday by announcing he is retiring later this year.

February 13, 2018 1:14 pm


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Banks would like military parade here

U.S. Rep. Jim Banks has floated northeast Indiana as a possible site for President Donald Trump's military parade.

February 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Ballots taking shape as final filing day reached

Five state lawmakers from northeast Indiana have challengers in the May 8 primary.

February 10, 2018 1:00 am


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5 area state legislators facing primary challengers

Five state lawmakers from northeast Indiana have challengers in the May 8 primary election.

February 9, 2018 5:30 pm


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City legislator praises cannabidiol use

Maybe Attorney General Curtis Hill wasn't listening.

February 4, 2018 1:00 am


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Virtues of ACA extolled during Tritch's forum

Democratic congressional candidate Courtney Tritch talked little Thursday at her town hall meeting on health care. But her choice of...

February 2, 2018 1:00 am


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Messer, Braun file for U.S. Senate seat

U.S. Rep. Luke Messer of Greensburg and Jasper business owner Mike Braun filed Wednesday as candidates for the Republican nomination for a...

January 31, 2018 5:20 pm


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Banks on train that collided with truck

U.S. Rep. Jim Banks and his wife were among the passengers aboard a train that collided with a garbage truck in Virginia on Wednesday...

January 31, 2018 12:49 pm


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Ober won't run again; applies for IURC post

INDIANAPOLIS – Albion Republican Dave Ober announced Monday he is not seeking re-election to House District 82.

January 30, 2018 1:00 am


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Local GOP sets sex harassment forum

The Allen County Republican Party will train its candidates on the prevention of sexual harassment.

January 30, 2018 1:00 am