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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Northeast Indiana veterans and residents shared their worries over the new federal tax overhaul during Jim Banks’ town hall at Fort Wayne’s VFW Post 857 Tuesday.


The number of sexually transmitted infections is on the rise in northeast Indiana, according to stats from the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health.

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Third district congressional Republican representative Jim Banks hosted a rare town hall meeting in Fort Wayne at VFW Post 857 Tuesday night.


With more aggressive lobbying efforts at the statehouse to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes, the Fort Wayne-Allen County Health Department will set out to form an opinion on the pros and cons in 2018.

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The City of Fort Wayne and Fort Wayne’s Police Department held a joint news conference Monday to discuss decreasing crime numbers from 2016 to 2017, as well as plans for the new year.

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As women’s marches took place across the country over the weekend, Fort Wayne hosted its own at the Allen County Courthouse Sunday.

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Mayor Tom Henry and the City of Fort Wayne helped cut the ribbon on the first of seven planned rehabilitated homes on the Vincent Village campus. The goal of the housing is to assist in decreasing homelessness in the city.

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Fort Wayne native Addison Agen captured national attention after finishing second place in the latest season of NBC’s The Voice. On Wednesday, Fort Wayne welcomed her home by designating January 17, 2018 as “Addison Agen Day.”

The North American International Auto Show will take place in Detroit beginning Saturday, and Fort Wayne will receive some spotlight at the event.

Parents are among those concerned over new graduation requirements approved by the State Board of Education in December. Parents joined other stakeholders in a meeting held at Northwest Allen County Schools Tuesday night.