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Meet the Candidates: Tim Neese, Elkhart Mayor

Monday, February 2nd, 2015 @ 1:30PM

Meet the Candidates: Tim Neese for Elkhart Mayor   Biography: Former Elkhart City Councilman Indiana House of Representatives, 2002-2014 Chairman, House Local Government Committee, 2004-06 and 2010-14 Author, Indiana Health Care Compact (conservative alternative to Universal Health Care) Co-author of legislation regulating telemarketers Co-author of legislation providing a tax credit…

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Meet the Candidates: Daniel Boecher, Elkhart Mayor

Meet the Candidates: Daniel Boecher for Elkhart Mayor Biography: Dan Boecher has been a leading advocate for Elkhart during the...

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Meet the Candidates: Patricia Wyant, Nappanee Mayor

Meet the Candidates: Patricia Wyant, Nappanee Mayor. Patricia Wyant has lived in Nappanee since age ten. After graduating from Northwood...


The Issues

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 @ 11:03PM

Elkhart County Council Votes in favor of Local Option Income Tax

Income taxes might be rising next year in Elkhart County. It’s up to the Elkhart County Council, which voted 5-2 to pursue a vote on a 0.5 percent county-wide income tax increase. The decision came Thursday, Sept. 18, afterseveral days of budget hearings and nervous discussions on how county government can continue functioning…