WBOI Weekend News Roundup

A brief podcast recap of all the top stories from WBOI, with a focus on local events and state news, while still covering national trending topics. 

WBOI Weekend News Roundup 04/14/2018

Apr 13, 2018
WIKICOMMONS

For this Weekend News Roundup, we will highlight the top headlines including: falling Indiana tax revenue, Mayor Tom Henry's support of the Electric Works project, a Fort Wayne federal judge appointment, a Purdue tuition freeze, and the City of Fort Wayne's call for observant volunteers. 

Then we'll dig into President Trump's tariffs and we'll wrap up with an interview on Philadelphia sports with Josiah Blodget of Neumann University. 

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WBOI Weekend News Roundup 03/31/18

Mar 31, 2018
Tim West

This edition of the WBOI Weekend News Roundup covers highlights of the news impacting our area recently.

The headlines include: education awards and improvements, grants that may not be grants at all and why absentee voting wasn't expanded. Then we will hear from Indiana Public Broadcasting's Samantha Horton regarding two developments in international trade: the World Trade Center Association approving an Indianapolis headquarters and President Donald Trump's aluminum and steel tariffs.

WBOI Weekend News Roundup 03/17/18

Mar 16, 2018
Joe Hren

This Weekend News Roundup focuses on highlights of the Indiana General Assembly Session, which came to a chaotic close this week. We cover what bills passed, what didn't and  several last minute bills that passed before the session's midnight deadline.  

Then we move into a special feature covering #NationalWalkoutDay and how Indiana students participated. Thanks to the WBOI News Team and the network of Indiana Public Broadcasting reporters, people from eight schools in a 215 mi radius were able to share their motivation for and mode of protest. 

TEDxFortWayne

  This podcast of the WBOI Weekend News Roundup highlights the top stories to hit the Fort Wayne area this week. 

WBOI Weekend News Roundup 02/17/18

Feb 16, 2018
Kara Heingartner

This podcast of the WBOI Weekend News Roundup highlights the top stories to hit the Fort Wayne area this week. It starts with the headlines and an interview with Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll, who will be retiring at the end of March. Then, hearing from the only Hoosier Winter Olympian, Nick Goepper. Finally, Bravas representatives and one lucky winner talk about about the first annual "A Very Bougie Bravas Valentine's". 

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