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“Stay-At-Home” Order Continues In Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.- The “stay-at-home” order in Illinois continues. Governor J.B. Pritzker made the declaration Friday, and it took effect Saturday evening. The governor said his reason for the order is to help slow the spread of the

COVID-19 Claims Two More Hoosiers

INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today announced that two more Hoosiers have died after testing positive for COVID-19, bringing to six the number of Indiana deaths related to the novel coronavirus. The patients were adult

Indiana Reports 76 New Positive Cases Of COVID-19

INDIANAPOLIS —The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today (3/22/20) reported 76 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing to 201 the number of Hoosiers diagnosed through ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private

Kroger Provides Bonuses And More To Frontline Employees

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Kroger has announced that it will provide one time bonuses to “frontline” employees. The $300 appreciation bonuses are for full-time hourly employees and $150 checks will go to part-time employees. Employees can expect

COVID-19 Claims Life Of Fourth Hoosier

INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today confirmed the fourth Indiana death from COVID-19. The patient is a Delaware County adult over age 60 who had been hospitalized. No additional information about the patient will be