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Bayh biographer recalls friendship with late senator

Robert Blaemire learned last fall that the publication date for his biography of Birch Bayh would be May 1.

June 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Banks in France for D-Day commemoration

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, was among members of Congress who attended Thursday's ceremony in Normandy, France, marking the 75th...

June 9, 2019 1:00 am


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Warren touts her plans in town hall

Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren says "people in Indiana understand jobs.”

June 6, 2019 1:00 am


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Warren to talk jobs, taxes in city visit

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is expected to talk tonight in Fort Wayne about policy proposals.

June 5, 2019 1:00 am


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2 councilmen question letter on Electric Works

Two Fort Wayne City Council members weighed in last week about the planned Electric Works development, in light of recent revelations...

June 2, 2019 1:00 am


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Warren, MSNBC set for city

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren will make a campaign appearance in Fort Wayne next week – but the venue is...

May 31, 2019 1:00 am


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Elizabeth Warren to campaign in Fort Wayne

Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts apparently will make a campaign appearance in Fort Wayne next week.

May 30, 2019 10:40 am


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Resolution honors Lugar's legacy on arms control

A group of U.S. senators has introduced a resolution honoring the legacy of the late Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar.

May 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Shine says base will back Smith

Tim Smith, Fort Wayne's Republican mayoral nominee, beat his opponent by carrying about 75% of the city's election precincts during...

May 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Auburn lawmaker garners NRA honor

The National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action recently awarded Reps. Ben Smaltz, R-Auburn, and Jim Lucas, R-Seymour,...

May 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Smith, Henry face off for mayor

MedPro executive Tim Smith will face Mayor Tom Henry in a Summit City showdown this year.

May 8, 2019 1:00 am


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City Council incumbents hold off rivals

There will be a lot of familiar faces and some new ones on Fort Wayne's November general election ballot.

May 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Mayoral candidate Schrader arrested

Tommy Schrader, a candidate for Fort Wayne mayor in the Democratic primary, was arrested Tuesday on a misdemeanor criminal mischief charge.

May 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Unopposed city clerk hopefuls to face off

Fort Wayne City Clerk Lana Keesling won her party's nomination Tuesday to serve a second term.

May 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Municipal primary turnout in county hits 12-year high

Allen County voter turnout Tuesday was the highest for a municipal primary election since at least 2007.

May 8, 2019 1:00 am