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.

Design Collaborative

Fort Wayne’s Legacy Committee approved a request for the Community Development Office to develop a funding plan for the Electric Works proposal, resulting in a 7-2 vote.

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On Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the school year, two first grade classes from Adams Elementary met with vocal artists from Heartland Sings to learn about opera while fulfilling English Language Arts requirements.

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Fort Wayne Councilman John Crawford outlined his mayoral platform, as he prepares his campaign for the 2019 municipal election season.

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After years of big ideas, requests for funding and construction, Fort Wayne’s renovated Clyde Theatre in Quimby Village has officially opened its doors.

Indiana’s GOP field for November’s election appears to be in place.


Mike Braun won the three-man battle to unseat Joe Donnelly in the US Senate, earning 41.1 percent of the vote in Allen County over opponents Rep. Luke Messer (R-6th) and Rep. Todd Rokita (R-4th).


Despite the testy nature of the race, Allen County GOP chairman Steve Shine says he hopes the three can set aside their differences, and for Braun to have support as he now looks to take Donnelly’s seat.