INDIANAPOLIS — Voter turnout has historically been low in Indiana, especially in local elections. But Ashley Thompson, senior director of community impact and organizing at RISE Indy, is one of the people trying to make 2022 a little different. “A lot of people aren’t even aware of the upcoming election. Even if they’re a registered […]

On Saturday, September 19, Indianapolis' Office of Public Health and Safety and Marion County Jail partnered to register qualified inmates in Marion County Jail I to vote in the upcoming November 2020 election. Carlette Duffy, the Director of Re-Entry for OPHS, helped lead the efforts.

@kwellscomm News & Sports Good Day to you on ‘Throwback Thursday’… Four teens are in jail this Thursday after metro police say they tried to rob a Burger King on Indy’s west side. They were thwarted by an armed firearms instructor who traded gunfire with them when he happened to be inside the restaurant at […]


You only have one vote, so you better use it on November 8th.


Convention season is over and now it’s time for the American electorate to focus on the elections in November. While many Americans are already registered to participate in the 2016 general election, we know there are quite a few unregistered voters who wish to voice their choice. Historically, to register to vote you had to fill […]

Exercising your right to vote and make sure your voice is heard has become easier than ever! Now you can become a registered voter online! Click on the picture below to start the process. You can check your registration status or change any of your information here.


Vanessa Williams made history 32 years ago, when she became the first African-American woman to win the Miss America pageant. Almost a year after she…


Voter registration has surged in Ferguson after the shooting death of Michael Brown. Since that fateful day when Brown was murdered by Ferguson police officer…

In what is shaping up to be a highly monitored midterm election cycle this coming November, all but 14 states are offering the process of…


Jesse Jackson Sr., called in and talked about the mental state of his incarcerated son, Jesse Jackson, Jr. The former Congressman entered federal prison in North…