Zach Bernard


Zach joined 89.1 WBOI as a reporter and local host for All Things Considered. He currently hosts Morning Edition.

Previously, he worked for WGLT in Normal, Ill. and reported from the Illinois Capitol for WICS-TV.

Zach graduated from Illinois State University with a major in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science. He has his master's degree in Public Affairs Reporting from the University of Illinois at Springfield.

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Fort Wayne City Council advanced a measure Tuesday night that could limit how campaign contributions affect the bidding process for development projects.

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Fort Wayne City Council put discussion for a controversial land acquisition proposal on hold until next week’s meeting.

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IPFW hosted an economic panel Friday that touched on positive and negative trends seen around the world, the United States, Indiana and the Northeast region.

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Fort Wayne’s Legacy Committee held a meeting Thursday night to discuss funding for Park Center’s effort to revitalize the nearly-vacant Lafayette Medical Center, as well as funding several new rooms at Ivy Tech for the Unity Performing Arts Foundation.

Following three years of studies and planning, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry announced the city is not pursuing the construction of a downtown event center - for now.

The City of Fort Wayne announced its plans to build what Mayor Tom Henry calls a “boutique hotel” downtown.

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State senator Liz Brown visited Huntertown for a town hall discussion Saturday morning.


Aunt Millie’s Bakeries announced Monday it will be closing its bakery on Pearl Street in downtown Fort Wayne, with 91 employees losing their jobs.

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Allen County is on track to surpass last year’s total number of reported sexually transmitted infections.

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Sweetwater announced its role as a national sponsor for Little Kids Rock, an organization providing music education to 200 school districts around the country, at St. Joseph Central Elementary School Monday afternoon.