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GOSHEN — Two RV companies moved steps closer in plans for manufacturing projects on opposite ends of Middlebury.

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GOSHEN — A Goshen home located on the city’s northwest side was found to be in violation of the city’s Neighborhood Preservation Ordinance during a meeting of the Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety Monday afternoon.

SOUTH BEND — After its initial inaugural season was canceled last summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the South Bend Lions Football Club is finally on the pitch this summer. The team competes in the USL League Two, which is the highest level of pre-professional soccer in the United States.

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Have you had at least one vaccination shot?

President Joe Biden has set a goal of 70% of the American public having at least one shot of the COVID-19 vaccine or 160 million fully vaccinated by July 4. At last report, the country would not meet that goal. Have you had at least one vaccination shot?

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Elkhart County

Level: Yellow

Positive cases — 29,413, up 8

Deaths — 461, up 0

Unique individuals tested — 113,880, up 51

Total tests — 305,397, up 180

7-day positivity rate, all — 3.8%

Fully vaccinated — 64,101

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Podcasts

Listen to the latest Goshen News podcast.

  • 36:12

How are vaccinations going in Elkhart County? Dr. Bethany Wait gives us an update, plus she talks about infection rates. We are joined this week as well by Hassen Hakim, the pharmacist and owner of Seifert Drug in Elkhart and Wakarusa, who has been taking teams to factories and companies to vaccinate employees.

  • 36:53

Eric Kurtz, executive director of MCC Great Lakes, Goshen, talks with host Sheila Selman about the refugee relief work MCC is doing across the world, their work at the Mexican-U.S. border and the announcement that the Mennonite Relief Sale is a go for this year, Sept. 24-25. For those interested in taking a borderlands tour, contact Kurtz at EricKurtz@mcc.org. MCC's website is mcc.org.

  • 39:27

State Sen. Blake Doriot joins host Sheila Selman to talk about the 2021 legislative session, including his take on bills involving emergency powers of the governor and local health officers. Contact information for Sen. Doriot: email, S12@iga.in.gov; phone, 317-232-9808. Note: The pregnancy accommodation law will go into effect July 1, 2021. This law applies to companies with 15 or more employees.

Sports Podcasts

Listen to the latest Goshen News Sports podcast.

  • 32:21

On this week's episode, Austin Hough and Evan Lepak are joined by retiring Fairfield Athletic Director Mark Hofer to talk about his career at Fairfield and why now is the time to step down. The guys also talk about the local representation at this past weekend's Indiana All-Star Game.

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