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Leaders group mayoral debate set for Sept. 25

Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana will have a Fort Wayne mayoral candidates debate this month.

September 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Mitchell makes official run for Brooks' seat

About a week after filing her candidacy, state Treasurer Kelly Mitchell formally announced she will seek the Republican nomination for...

September 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Public invited to question candidates at forum

The Packard Area Planning Alliance will host a candidates forum Thursday night at the Boys and Girls Club of Fort Wayne, 2609 Fairfield...

September 1, 2019 1:00 am


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Henry wins labor group's endorsement

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry said Thursday he will form a “blue ribbon” labor committee to advise his...

August 30, 2019 1:00 am


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Henry hopes to form 'blue ribbon' labor committee

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry said today he will form a "blue ribbon" labor committee to advise his administration, eliciting a...

August 29, 2019 5:30 pm


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State political database website gets rebuilt

Wells County native Trevor Foughty has retooled his Indiana political data and history website, Capitol & Washington.

August 25, 2019 1:00 am


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Scalise visits Whitley, touts current gun laws

The Republican congressman critically wounded by a gunman in 2017 said Tuesday that current firearms laws are sufficient for trying to...

August 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Scalise: Current gun laws sufficient

The Republican congressman critically wounded by a gunman in 2017 said Tuesday that current firearms laws are sufficient for trying...

August 20, 2019 9:40 pm


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Daniels reminisces on paths taken - and not

Purdue University President and former Gov. Mitch Daniels recently sat down with an Indianapolis podcaster for an hour of reminiscing...

August 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Democrat loses bid to run for Decatur mayor

DECATUR – The Adams County Election Board voted 2-1 on Tuesday to disqualify Daniel Rickord as the Democratic nominee for mayor of...

August 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Incumbents in Congress raising cash for '20 vote

U.S. House members representing northeast Indiana have challengers in the 2020 elections – but also sizable leads in...

August 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Adams GOP challenges Decatur mayoral opponent's candidacy

The Adams County Republican Party is challenging the candidacy of Daniel Rickord, the Democratic nominee for mayor of Decatur.

August 9, 2019 11:40 am


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Paper buy proves FWCS' funding point

A routine copy paper purchase on Monday gave the Fort Wayne Community Schools board president an opportunity to send a message to state...

July 28, 2019 1:00 am