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13% of eligible Hoosiers took part in primary

Voter turnout for the primary election ranged from 2% to 35% among Hoosier counties, according to data the Indiana secretary of state's...

June 23, 2019 1:00 am


Indiana U.S. senators want ship named for Lugar

Indiana's U.S. senators announced Wednesday that they would introduce an amendment to the defense authorization bill that would have the...

June 19, 2019 5:00 pm


Allen Democrats plan July picnic

The Allen County Democratic Party will have its annual summer picnic on July 12 at party headquarters at 7301 Decatur Road, Fort...

June 19, 2019 1:30 pm


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


Hines explains 'no' vote on Legacy study committee

After casting the sole no vote on a resolution to create a study committee for Fort Wayne's Legacy Fund, Councilman Glynn Hines, D-6th,...

June 13, 2019 12:10 pm


Jehl: Trash collection problematic again

Trash collection continues to be a problem for Fort Wayne's Council District 2, Councilman Russ Jehl said.

June 13, 2019 11:50 am


Henry's campaign plans open house

Mayor Tom Henry will host a Monday open house, his reelection campaign announced Thursday.

June 13, 2019 11:40 am


Bayh biographer to sign books at Green Frog

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

June 12, 2019 3:10 pm


Donnelly, Young rate high for bipartisanship

Two Hoosiers have been among the four most bipartisan U.S. senators since 1993.

June 11, 2019 11:50 am


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


Democrat to announce New Haven mayoral candidacy

Local Democrats are expected to announce Thursday Darren Peterson will run for mayor in November against Republican Steve McMichael....

June 5, 2019 10:50 pm


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


Paddock, Ensley weigh in on Electric Works' future

In light of recent revelations regarding the future of Fort Wayne's Electric Works development, two City Council members weighed in on...

May 29, 2019 10:10 pm


Science Central Legacy Fund request could return to council table

Science Central's $500,000 Legacy Fund request could return to the table for a vote in the next week or two.

May 29, 2019 10:00 pm


Democrats plan activism conference in Kendallville

Democratic Party organizations in Noble, DeKalb, LaGrange, Kosciusko and Whitley counties will host the Tri-State Cornfield...

May 29, 2019 2:30 pm


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