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Democrat making 3rd bid for Congress

John F. Roberson of Fort Wayne is running for Congress for the third time.

January 17, 2018 7:10 pm


Today is Addison Agen Day in Fort Wayne

Mayor Tom Henry celebrated the day with a proclamation before a large crowd in Citizens Square Wednesday morning. He was joined by Agen.

January 17, 2018 2:40 pm


Holcomb reports $1.71 million cash on hand at yearend

Gov. Eric Holcomb closed 2017 with $1.71 million in cash on hand, according to a news release.

January 16, 2018 5:34 pm


Congressional candidate Tritch names campaign manager

Courtney Tritch has hired a Baltimore resident to manage her campaign for the Democratic nomination in northeast Indiana's 3rd...

January 16, 2018 7:20 pm


GOP Senate candidates to debate Feb. 20

Six Republican candidates for a U.S. Senate seat representing Indiana are scheduled to debate Feb. 20 in downtown Indianapolis....

January 16, 2018 12:10 pm


Candidates file for state legislature primaries

Hoosiers from around the area came to the Statehouse last week to file for the state Senate and House primary election.

January 14, 2018 1:00 am


Annual March for Life planned for Jan. 27

Allen County Right to Life will conduct its 44th annual March for Life on Jan. 27 in downtown Fort Wayne to protest the U.S. Supreme...

January 8, 2018 2:00 pm


Corydon latest award given by governor

It seems with every new governor – well it's been a year – comes a new award.

January 7, 2018 1:00 am


Rokita to campaign Saturday in Fort Wayne

U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, who seeks the Republican nomination for a U.S. Senate seat representing Indiana, will campaign this weekend in Fort...

January 3, 2018 1:40 pm


Democrat ends US Senate bid

A little-known candidate has suspended his campaign for the Democratic nomination for a U.S. Senate seat representing Indiana.

January 3, 2018 12:40 pm


4 from city named to state boards

Gov. Eric Holcomb recently appointed four Fort Wayne residents to state boards.

January 2, 2018 6:10 pm


Banks wades into pair of Twitter feuds

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, recently waded into a couple of Twitter battles with TV stars.

December 31, 2017 1:00 am


Sen. Holdman to chair tax and fiscal policy committee

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long, R-Fort Wayne, on Thursday named State Sen. Travis Holdman, R-Markle, chairman of the Senate...

December 29, 2017 11:30 am


Banks tweets at celebrity commentators

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, waded into a couple of Twitter battles with TV stars.

December 27, 2017 2:20 pm


AARP plans presentation on redistricting

Redistricting state and federal legislative seats will be the topic of the Jan. 4 educational presentation by Allen County...

December 26, 2017 11:50 am


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