INDIANAPOLIS – Ahead of public testimony on proposed district maps for Indiana’s nine congressional districts and 100 house districts, Republican map makers emphasized their priorities for new maps: compactness and maintaining communities of interest.

GOSHEN — Goshen Redevelopment Commission members Tuesday voted to allow city staff to negotiate a financing agreement with the developers of a new 60-unit market-rate apartment complex planned for the city’s southwest side.

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Since Sept. 11, 2021, is the nation safer from foreign terrorist attacks?

It has been 20 years since 19 terrorists used airliners to attack the United States on Sept. 11, 2001. The attacks led to the U.S. and its allies invading Afghanistan to oust the al-Qaida. The war continued until August of this year. In the wake of these events, do you believe the country is better protected against attacks from foreign terrorists than it was in 2001?

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Elkhart County

Level: Orange

Positive cases — 32,831, up 150

Deaths — 485, up 0

Unique individuals tested — 126,353, up 384

Total tests — 358,510, up 2,150

7-day positivity rate, all — 13.7%

Fully vaccinated — 75,980

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Listen to the latest Goshen News podcast.
  • 38:32

Elkhart County Health Officer Dr. Bethany Wait talks with host Sheila Selman about how Elkhart County residents can slow down the Delta variant of COVID now, RSV and children's hospitals, monoclonal antibody treatment, and information on booster shots in this week's episode.

  • 32:24

Elkhart County Historical Museum Curator of Education Patrick McGuire talks about the history of the St. Joseph River and it significance to the Miami and Potawatomi nations, plus its role in transportation. The river will be the focus of a documentary produced by WNIT, the local PBS channel. It will air at 8 p.m. Sept. 9 on WNIT and will premiere at the museum at 7 p.m. Sept. 23. However, it will first show at the Bristol Public Library at 2 p.m. Aug. 28.

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Austin Hough and Evan Lepak break down week one of the football season and preview week two. The guys also give recognition to some of the standout teams in the area this fall, as well as introduce the new Athlete of the Week contest at The Goshen News. *Note: this podcast was taped before t…

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