New report warns of possible third wave in long-term care facilities

Health officials in Vanderburgh County reported more than 250 new positive COVID-19 cases over the weekend, and a new report out Monday suggests if communities see a rise in cases, so will long-term care facilities.

  COVID delay: New coronavirus relief may slip past election

Republicans are reconvening the Senate this week to vote on a virus proposal, but it’s a bill that failed once before, and that Trump himself now derides as too puny.
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Hard hit by virus, airlines push for tests over quarantines

International air traffic is down 92% this year as travelers worry about catching COVID-19 and government travel bans and quarantine rules make planning difficult.

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4 more local Hoosiers die of COVID-19; Vanderburgh Co. has 53 new cases

The Indiana State Department of Health reports Monday 1,589 new COVID-19 cases and 23 new COVID-19 related deaths.
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Authorities are trying to avoid a dreaded resurgence of illness and deaths, this time with economies weakened from earlier lockdowns and populations chafing at the idea of renewed restrictions.

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High schooler accused of faking kidnapping during Zoom class

The principal called the prank a “serious incident” and asked parents to talk with their children about “appropriate behavior” during virtual learning.

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State map shows new COVID-19 related deaths in 3 area counties; 114 new cases in Vanderburgh Co.

  Almost 7,000 votes already cast in Daviess Co.

Residents were able to cast their ballots at the Daviess County Courthouse on Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon.

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Green River District reports 54 additional cases, 5 new COVID-19 related deaths

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