White House making 400 Million N95 masks available for free

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s administration will start shipping 400 million free non-surgical N95 face masks to distribution sites nationwide this week as part of efforts to fight the surging…

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Entire state of Indiana under “Red” advisory for COVID-19

INDIANA – The entire state of Indiana is in the “Red” Advisory Level for COVID-19 – the highest – as of Jan. 19. There have…

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Lawrence County employee blood drive is Thursday

BEDFORD – The Lawrence County employee blood drive being sponsored by the Red Cross is scheduled for Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at…

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CDC’s suggestion to cancel football, band in nearly every US school

If the scientists at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had their way, to curb the spread of Covid-19 right now, nearly every…

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Governor’s Public Health Commission to meet virtually on Jan. 20

INDIANAPOLIS —The Governor’s Public Health Commission will discuss how data is used to inform public health actions during its next meeting on Thursday, Jan. 20….

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Health Department announces new hours, extension for IMS COVID-19 vaccination, testing clinic

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health (IDOH) announced today that it has extended its COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway through Feb….

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IU Health Morgan COO and CNO recognized by American Organization for Nursing Leadership

MARTINSVILLE – IU Health Morgan Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Officer, Jason King, DNP, RN, CENP, FAONL, has been recognized by the American Organization for…

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Free federal Covid-19 testing program will allow 4 tests to be shipped per household and ship 7-12 days after a request

INDIANA – The website for the newly established federal effort to distribute COVID-19 rapid tests by mail across America will launch for requests on January 19, but…

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City of Bloomington reports twenty new COVID-19 cases

BLOOMINGTON – Twenty City of Bloomington workers have reported positive results of COVID-19 laboratory tests since the January 6 update, including four Parks & Recreation…

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Red Cross: National blood crisis may put patients at risk

INDIANA — The American Red Cross is facing a national blood crisis – its worst blood shortage in more than a decade. Dangerously low blood…

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