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Gov. Eric J. Holcomb, the Indiana State Department of Health and other state leaders will host a virtual media briefing in the Governor’s Office to provide updates on COVID-19 and its impact on Indiana.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — After the first alarms sounded in early January that an outbreak of a novel coronavirus in China might ignite a global pandemic, the Trump administration squandered nearly two months that could have been used to bolster the federal stockpile of critically needed medical sup…

Today is Wednesday, April 8, the 99th day of 2020. There are 267 days left in the year.

Today is Tuesday, April 7, the 98th day of 2020. There are 268 days left in the year.

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GOSHEN — Faced with the continued spread of the COVID-19 virus and the recent positive diagnosis of a Goshen City Council member, city leaders are having to rethink how they work and conduct the city’s business in an effort to best protect the health of city employees and residents alike.


I am writing this on the last day of March. Will April bring us nice days? We will accept what we get. My husband Joe planted peas and radishes in the garden so we will wait and see if it grows garden goodies. It sounds so good.


You might not have noticed it but spring is on its way. On my daily morning walk with Stella, the dog, I see it springing up in the yards of my neighborhood. The bright blue carpet of tiny flowers that covers one lawn reminds me that winter has come and gone. It’s time for rebirth. But my sp…

Tough times usually brings out the best in people. We adjust to make ends meet regardless of the barriers confronted. Restaurants are no different! Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve talked to as many restaurants as possible to determine their strategy for coping with this invisible monster.

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PARIS (AP) — A man wielding a knife attacked residents of a French town while they ventured out to shop amid a nationwide coronavirus lockdown Saturday, killing two people and wounding five others in an act that led authorities to open a terrorism inquiry.


INDIANAPOLIS — The Federal Bureau of Investigations and Internal Revenue Service warn Hoosiers against scammers taking advantage of the unprecedented pandemic to commit fraud.

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INDIANAPOLIS — As the COVID-19 virus continues to threaten the health of Hoosiers, the three branches of state government came together to issue a letter advising county jails to evaluate their populations and release low-risk, non-violent detainees.

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As Indiana surpassed 100 deaths due to COVID-19 and saw 24 deaths within 24 hours, state officials extended the stay-at-home policy directing Hoosiers to “hunker down” and limit themselves to essential activities.

It was a hard, tough week for us. You will likely recall your own circumstances of whatever week, day or time when the corona virus began really changing your life, your outlook, your state of mind. For sure, the virus was out there much earlier, on the news, in other countries, and then — b…

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LONDON (AP) — Prince Charles remotely opened a vast temporary hospital for COVID-19 patients at London’s main exhibition center Friday, as the number of coronavirus-related deaths reported in the U.K. surpassed China’s official total.

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BNEI BRAK, Israel (AP) — Early this week, the streets of the central Israeli city of Bnei Brak were bustling with shoppers as ultra-Orthodox residents, obeying their religious leaders, ignored pleas to stay home in the face of the coronavirus threat.

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The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.

The second week in October 2019, I wrote of my frustration with the use of social media and internet to spread misleading information about the Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus and the treatment of the mosquitoes that spread the virus.

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