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NAPPANEE — Two men were honored with the EMT of the Year award Dec. 1 during the annual Nappanee Firefighters/Emergency Medical Technicians’ Award Dinner at the American Legion.

INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Eric Holcomb is directing flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the life of former Sen. Bob Dole. Flags should be flown at half-staff at the Indiana Statehouse immediately until sunset on Thursday.

• Store will host Christmas open house

• Woelfer, Gasper promoted at Thor

• Nuway Construction has new project managers

• Business earns minority business certification

• Jimenez named assistant retail banking officer

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Traditional workspaces are quickly transforming into hybrid environments where office-based workers coexist with remote workers. For many workplaces it is the logical transition post-pandemic. Unsurprisingly, both employees and employers love the new trend. Employees love the flexibility as …

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What will you do in response to the Omicron COVID variant?

Elkhart, Noble and LaGrange counties remain at the red caution level for COVID-19 infections. Now that the new Omicron variant has been found in the United States, health officials are reiterating the need to be vaccinated, to maintain social distancing and wear masks when in crowded spaces. What will you do in response to the Omicron variant?

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Dec. 3

Elkhart County

Level: Red

Positive cases — 40,079, up 268

Deaths — 546, up 0

Unique individuals tested — 141,070, up 365

Total tests — 430,757, up 1,562

7-day positivity rate, all — 17.9%

Fully vaccinated — 82,724 (43.3%)

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