GOSHEN — Wednesday’s transfer of power in Washington, D.C., comes with a sense of hope locally.
WASHINGTON — Vice President Kamala Harris broke the barrier Wednesday that has kept men at the top ranks of American power for more than two centuries when she took the oath to hold the nation's second-highest office.
GOSHEN — As the presidential and Congressional ballot counts drag on, almost all votes in Elkhart County have been counted, with the exceptions being about 250 provisional ballots and about 300 military ballots. The remaining ballots are not likely to change any of the results of the Republi…
GOSHEN — Local Republican incumbents were leading heavily in Statehouse offices Tuesday night.
GOSHEN — Former Goshen mayor Allan Kauffman claimed victory in the Goshen school board District 4 race Tuesday night. He defeated incumbent Keith Goodman 1,709 votes to 961, or 64% to 36%.
GOSHEN — Tuesday’s election was all about the repeats, with incumbents in the county races for treasurer, coroner, surveyor, commissioner District 3 and County Council at-large all securing their re-election bids, and by wide margins.
Elkhart County residents may not know the results of elections tonight.
GOSHEN — There was a bit of a slowdown at vote centers in Elkhart County midday Tuesday, but as people were getting off work, Clerk Chris Anderson said, numbers were picking back up.
GOSHEN — Voters in the hundreds converged on First Presbyterian Church in downtown Goshen early Monday morning, intent on taking advantage of the final day of early voting in Elkhart County.
GOSHEN — Nearly a quarter of voters in Elkhart County have cast early ballots heading into the final weekend before Election Day.
Five people are seeking election to three seats on the Fairfield School Board during Tuesday’s General Election.
For the second time, the three candidates vying for governor of Indiana faced each other in a virtual format Tuesday, with an emphasis on social issues such as marijuana policies, racial justice and infant and maternal mortality rates.
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President Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden are intensifying their efforts to persuade uncommitted voters to pick sides in the closing days of the presidential election campaign.
SYRACUSE — On Nov. 3, registered voters within the Wawasee Community School Corporation in Kosciusko County will be asked to throw their support behind a school referendum aimed at improving student safety and instruction within the district.
GOSHEN — A Republican incumbent who is a former county surveyor is being challenged by a Democratic retiree in the Indiana Senate District 12 race.
INDIANAPOLIS — In Indiana’s first virtual gubernatorial debate, the three candidates shared opposing methods for handling the COVID-19 pandemic, mask mandates and closing nonessential businesses.
GOSHEN — Elkhart County voters will choose three of six candidates to represent them on the County Council.
GOSHEN — A woman reported to election officials Thursday that she was harassed at a vote center while attempting to cast a ballot without wearing a facemask.
Incumbent Christy Stutzman is the Republican candidate for the Indiana House’s District 49 seat. She is being challenged by Democratic candidate Amanda Qualls.
It's not too late to submit a question for the Indiana gubernatorial debate Oct. 20.
Claudia Swisher loves casting her ballot in person on Election Day, but this year COVID-19 health concerns are keeping her away from the polls.
GOSHEN — About 100 people lined the sidewalks of the Elkhart County Courthouse on Saturday morning for a rally aimed at showing their support for the re-election of Donald Trump in the Nov. 3 presidential election.
Curt Nisly is the three-term Republican incumbent in Indiana House District 22. He is being challenged by Democrat Kelly Thompson.
The Elkhart County commissioner seat in District 3 is a two-woman race.
GOSHEN — Moving forward, heading into Election Day, Elkhart County poll workers will be required to wear face masks at vote centers, and voters will be urged to wear their masks as well.
AP reports about voting early, by mail or absentee.
Two men with histories of extensive service to the Goshen community are seeking the District 4 Goshen Community Schools board seat.
GOSHEN — A former county sheriff who defeated an incumbent Republican in the primary will face off in the District 2 county commissioner race against a Goshen veteran who is active in local organizations.
A Democratic Elkhart City Council member is challenging an incumbent Republican for the District 48 Indiana House seat in the Nov. 3 election.
This Week's Circulars
SHIPSHEWANA [mdash] Reneè Riemland Myers McBain, 67, Shipshewana, died at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, April 15, 2021, at her residence following an 11-year battle with cancer. The family will hold services at a later date. Online condolences may be offered at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
MIDDLEBURY [mdash] Vernon J. Mullet, 83, of Middlebury, died Friday, April 16, 2021, at Goshen Health Hospital. The family will hold a graveside service at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 18, at Miller Cemetery, Goshen. Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is handling the arrangements.
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