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City woman to lobby for cancer funds, legislation

Fort Wayne resident Dana Georges will be among nearly 700 people who will lobby members of Congress next week on behalf of the American Cancer Society. The activists, who in ...

September 18, 2018 7:20 pm


Long honored; FOP endorses Zoucha

Long receives honor  Indiana State University honored Senate President Pro Tem David Long for his decades of leadership and service Monday in Fort Wayne.  ISU President Deborah C ...

September 18, 2018 11:23 am


Redistricting activism workshop set for Oct. 6

The Indiana Coalition for Independent Redistricting will have an activist training workshop in Fort Wayne on Oct. 6. The free workshop will be from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Gethse ...

September 17, 2018 12:20 pm


City native next NH governor?

Did you know a Fort Wayne native might be the next governor? Of New Hampshire, that is. Molly Kelly won the Democratic primary last week and now faces Republican incumbent Gov. Ch ...

September 16, 2018 1:00 am


Banks, Tritch to debate

WANE, WPTA said today they would broadcast debates between incumbent Republican Rep. Jim Banks and Democrat Courtney Tritch

September 14, 2018 11:52 am


Polls tight on Braun-Donnelly race

Republican challenger Mike Braun is ahead in Indiana's U.S. Senate race -- unless the leader is Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly.

September 13, 2018 11:50 am


Allen Democrats to gather Friday evening

The Allen County Democratic Party will have its annual dinner Friday. The keynote speaker will be Courtney Tritch, the Democratic candidate in northeast Indiana's 3rd C ...

September 13, 2018 9:30 pm


Tritch plans panel discussion on education

Congressional candidate Courtney Tritch announced Wednesday she will have a town hall meeting on Sept. 30 to discuss education in northeast Indiana.

September 12, 2018 12:40 pm


State FOP endorses Donnelly

U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly's campaign announced Monday that he has been endorsed by the Indiana Fraternal Order of Police.   According to the Democratic senator's camp ...

September 10, 2018 1:50 pm


State superintendent praises Donnelly, but doesn't endorse in Senate race

GOP Superintendent of Public Instruction Jennifer McCormick effusively praised Democrat U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly on Monday at a school safety event. But that doesn't mean she is endorsing him in his re-election bid.

September 10, 2018 3:21 pm


Banks, Tritch spar over drag queen event

The campaign of U.S. Rep. Jim Banks has threatened to file an ethics complaint with the Federal Election Commission against Democratic challenger Courtney Tritch for accepting mone ...

September 9, 2018 1:00 am


Tritch to moderate discussion; Banks to speak at Trine

The campaign for Democratic congressional candidate Courtney Tritch announced Tuesday that she will moderate a panel discussion Wednesday in Fort Wayne on issues affecting mil ...

September 4, 2018 1:50 pm


Campaigns of Banks, Tritch spar over 'drag' fundraiser

The campaign of U.S. Rep. Jim Banks has threatened to file an ethics complaint with the Federal Election Commission against Democratic challenger Courtney Tritch for accepting  ...

September 4, 2018 8:10 pm


Braun to make campaign stop in Fort Wayne

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike Braun will campaign in Fort Wayne as part of what he is calling his "Solutions Tour."  Braun, who is challenging Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., i ...

September 4, 2018 12:20 pm


Business group neutral on Senate race

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce is not endorsing a candidate in this year's U.S. Senate race. None of the candidates in the Nov. 6 general election – Democratic Sen. Joe Don ...

September 2, 2018 1:00 am


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