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Hoosier voters receiving election day postcards

Hoosier voters have begun receiving postcards from the Secretary of State Election Division with a reminder that election day is Nov. 5.

May 22, 2019 4:10 pm


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


Resolution introduced honoring Lugar's arms-control legacy

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

May 15, 2019 11:52 am


Crawford lauded at council meeting

A week after his defeat in the Republican mayoral primary, Fort Wayne City Councilman John Crawford received adulation from several of...

May 15, 2019 3:20 pm


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


Democrats, GOP plan primary day parties

Allen County's Democratic and Republican organizations will have watch parties Tuesday night in Fort Wayne to track results of that...

May 5, 2019 1:00 am


Banks endorses McMichael in New Haven

New Haven City Councilman Steve McMichael, a Republican candidate for mayor, has been endorsed by Congressman Jim Banks, McMichael...

May 2, 2019 6:20 pm


Women's Campaign Institute set for August

Advancing Voices of Women will sponsor its second annual Women's Campaign Institute Aug. 2-4 at the Indiana Tech campus in...

May 1, 2019 2:20 pm


3rd District Democrats honor public education advocate Bush

Public education advocate and activist Phyllis Bush, who died March 19 at the age of 75, was named this year's recipient of...

April 30, 2019 2:10 pm


Indiana Right to Life endorses Smith for mayor

The Indiana Right to Life Political Action Committee has endorsed Tim Smith for mayor of Fort Wayne. 

April 29, 2019 5:00 pm


Lugar visited area schools, food bank, fairgrounds during career

The April 28 death of former six-term U.S. senator Richard Lugar at age 87 prompted us to reflect on his visits to northeast...

April 29, 2019 3:20 pm


Senate off to get 'blue-plate special' in ending early

State lawmakers succeeded in wrapping up their 2019 session five days early – but who really won?

April 28, 2019 1:00 am


Former council members endorse Hays for District 4

Several local Democrats have endorsed Patti Hays, a Democrat seeking to represent Fort Wayne's 4th City Council district, the campaign...

April 23, 2019 10:00 pm


Sheriff endorses Lott for council

Fort Wayne's 4th District City Council challenger has been endorsed by the Allen County sheriff.

April 23, 2019 9:40 pm


Buttigieg 3rd among Democratic presidential hopefuls in latest poll

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is running third among Democratic presidential candidates in polling results released this week by...

April 23, 2019 11:30 am


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