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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“Tim, what are your chances of being bitten while you are actually diving in the shark exhibit?”

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Yom HaShoah, known in the United States as Holocaust Remembrance Day, is observed annually to honor the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust in Nazi Germany, and took place on April 11 and 12 this year. The Jewish Federation of Fort Wayne and New Tech Academy of Wayne High School partnered to commemorate the day in the city Monday.

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Fort Wayne’s UNITED program hosted an open forum Wednesday night to discuss the impact of homicides on the black community, and how they impact the city as a whole.

Greater Fort Wayne, Inc.

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry reiterated his support for the Electric Works development Wednesday, and his commitment to try providing $50 million of the $65 million in public funds needed to complete the first phase.

Lannie Jones and Fred Teague share an image of Fred.
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Lannie Jones hasn’t returned to Fort Wayne in about eight years.

“And then last week, I was able to find that strength,” said Jones.