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Brooks bidding farewell to Congress

U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks' announcement Friday that she won't be seeking reelection next year may make it a bit awkward for her to continue...

June 15, 2019 1:00 am


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A campaign for the ages (or is it the aged?)

Those of a certain age may remember when Ronald Reagan's opponents said he was too old to run for president. When he was inaugurated in...

June 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Spawning a new way of breeding salmon

What do you get when you cross a Chinook salmon gene and a DNA sequence from an ocean pout?

June 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Concrete option

Saving on public infrastructure costs. Job training. Planning for the future. A decade ago, an overworked city department and a young...

June 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Destined for failure

There is too much campaign money at every level of American political life. National, state and local candidates spend far too much time...

June 13, 2019 1:00 am


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No revenue boost from Sunday sales

Hoosiers worried that Sunday carryout alcohol sales would mean more alcohol consumed should be relieved by tax collection reports.

June 13, 2019 1:00 am


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A civic servant

Dedicated police officers always make a difference. But few have had a more profound impact on their community than Garry Hamilton, who...

June 12, 2019 1:00 am


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Property lines

Two years after a contentious zoning battle, another proposed commercial project along West Jefferson Boulevard has ground to a stop...

June 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Five questions with Erin Macey

1 According to the “Zero Weeks” documentary, the United States and Papua New Guinea are the only nations that don't...

June 10, 2019 1:00 am


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United effort to better life for black men

Though there seems to have been a lot of high-profile crime news lately, the number of homicides, year over year, has dropped. At this...

June 9, 2019 1:00 am


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Family's wedding-week tale has greater ambitions

Leah Hager Cohen's new novel about a quirky family planning a wedding in a tumbledown house contains all the stale promise of an...

June 9, 2019 1:00 am


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'Jeopardy!' juggernaut's generous side

The 35-year-old "Jeopardy!” champion was spreading his newly won wealth even before his final TV appearance.

June 8, 2019 1:00 am


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State's rising layoff numbers offer sobering contrast

Brotherhood Mutual's plan to hire 100 employees in Fort Wayne tempers the news that Penske Logistics will close its Fort Wayne...

June 8, 2019 1:00 am


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Static Electric

“Recalibrate” seems to be the word of the hour for those trying to push the Electric Works project over the finish line. The...

June 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Good news all over

We are always looking for good news, and every day we present as much of it as we can.

June 5, 2019 1:00 am