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Democrats start women's effort

Democratic women banded together last week to create Hoosier Women Forward – a nonprofit aimed at preparing and propelling women...

January 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Group pushes to replace prosecutor

A grass-roots effort to oust Allen County Prosecutor Karen Richards is taking shape in Fort Wayne.

January 21, 2018 1:00 am


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All 6 GOP Senate hopefuls to debate Feb. 20

Republican candidates for a U.S. Senate seat representing Indiana will debate Feb. 20 in Indianapolis.

January 17, 2018 1:00 am


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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


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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


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House bill would cut about 300 townships

INDIANAPOLIS – About 300 Indiana townships could be eliminated under a plan House Republicans announced Thursday.

January 5, 2018 1:00 am


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Marine vet seeks House seat under own party

A Fort Wayne resident said Thursday he has formed a political party and will run for a U.S. House seat representing northeast...

January 5, 2018 1:00 am


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Child services problems put parties at odds

Republican legislative leaders will defer action regarding the embattled Department of Child Services agency.

January 4, 2018 1:00 am


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GOP lawmakers to avoid action involving child services agency

INDIANAPOLIS – Republican legislative leaders said today they will defer action regarding the embattled Department of Child...

January 3, 2018 8:10 pm


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GOP to defer action on child services agency until after review

Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday they will defer action regarding the embattled Department of Child Services agency until...

January 3, 2018 5:50 pm


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Democrats' ex-treasurer pleads guilty to stealing

A former treasurer of the 3rd Congressional District Democratic Party has pleaded guilty to stealing money from the political...

January 3, 2018 1:00 am


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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


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Councilman reflects on contentious year

It wasn't a great year for freshman Fort Wayne City Councilman Michael Barranda.

December 24, 2017 1:00 am


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Videos make Holcomb a social media star

Gov. Eric Holcomb was the star of two priceless videos on social media last weekend.

December 17, 2017 1:00 am


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Local couple campaigned to defeat Moore

Allen County Democratic Party activist Charlie Belch went to Alabama last week to campaign for U.S. Senate candidate Doug...

December 13, 2017 1:00 am