media http://wboi.org en Amid Financial Trouble, Frost Turns to Donations for Help http://wboi.org/post/amid-financial-trouble-frost-turns-donations-help <p><a href="http://www.frostillustrated.com/">Frost Illustrated</a> is one of the oldest African-American-owned businesses in Fort Wayne, and one of the leading black voices in the community, as well.</p><p>But in recent weeks, the paper has hit some financial trouble, and has turned to the internet for help.</p><p>As of Monday, the Frost campaign had raised <a href="http://www.gofundme.com/frost">about a third of its $5,000 goal</a>.</p><p>Katy Anderson sat down with Frost’s Managing Editor, Michael Patterson, to find out a little more about the publication’s history and future.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:03:11 +0000 Katy Anderson 32851 at http://wboi.org Amid Financial Trouble, Frost Turns to Donations for Help Richard Inskeep, Former Journal Gazette Publisher, Dies at 89 http://wboi.org/post/richard-inskeep-former-journal-gazette-publisher-dies-89 <p>A longtime Indiana publisher who fought for public access to government and helped ensure that Fort Wayne would remain a two-newspaper city has died.</p><p></p><p>Former Journal Gazette publisher Richard Inskeep died Wednesday at 89.</p><p></p><p>Inskeep joined the newspaper in 1949 and worked in nearly every department over the next 48 years. He became vice president of Fort Wayne Newspapers in 1969 and served as the newspaper's publisher from 1973 until 1997.</p><p></p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 20:56:26 +0000 Associated Press 25127 at http://wboi.org