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Stacey O'Day helping lead Association of Indiana Counties

Allen County Assessor Stacey O'Day on Nov. 1 began her term as first vice president of the Association of Indiana Counties. She was elected in September during the association's an ...

November 30, 2017 5:10 pm


Councilmen uneasy about North River vote

As the Fort Wayne City Council considered approval of the purchase agreement for the North River property near Science Central on Tuesday, several council members mused about the d ...

November 28, 2017 10:00 pm


Indiana House drive to help foster families

The Indiana House kicked off its annual charity drive last week, choosing to highlight the need for foster families. “Children need a family that loves them and cares for th ...

November 26, 2017 1:00 am


Democrats' forum to discuss terrorism

Terrorism will be the topic at the Allen County Democratic Party's next Gray Matters political forum, which is open to the public. The forum will be at 6 p.m. Monday at part ...

November 22, 2017 1:40 pm


Allen recorder named to electronic documents commission

Gov. Eric Holcomb recently appointed Allen County Recorder Anita Mather to the state's new Electronic Recording Commission. Mather is among five members of the commissi ...

November 21, 2017 4:00 pm


GOP Senate candidate's exit cuts field to 5

The field for Indiana's primary election for a U.S. Senate nomination is a little less crowded. Hamilton County businessman Terry Henderson has suspended his campaign, the Indiana ...

November 19, 2017 1:00 am


Lugar Series class includes Roanoke woman

Tinisha Weigelt of Roanoke is among 20 women chosen for the 2017-18 class of the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series. Weigelt is office administrator and fi ...

November 14, 2017 5:10 pm


Henderson quits U.S. Senate race

The field for Indiana's primary election for a U.S. Senate nomination is a little less crowded.

November 13, 2017 1:10 pm


Holcomb takes up students' firefly fight

It's all about the kids. That's why Gov. Eric Holcomb added one key item to his governing agenda last week – making the Say's firefly the state insect. “We're going t ...

November 12, 2017 1:00 am


Economist, tax policy leader Styring dies

William Styring, a conservative economist who often has been called the architect of former Gov. Otis Bowen's 1973 tax restructuring plan, died Monday, according to ...

November 9, 2017 11:50 am


Poll: State positive on Pence, less on Trump

Hoosiers retain a relatively positive image of Vice President Mike Pence, but the same can't be said for President Donald Trump. These are the latest findings released from the Ol ...

November 5, 2017 1:00 am


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