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Blackford County Republican Precinct Committeemen for Licking 1, 2, 3, and 4 will be holding a caucus on June 9th, 2020, in order to interview and select a new Clerk-Treasurer for the City of …

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NOBLESVILLE, Ind., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IDSolutions (IDS) is pleased to announce the MedSitter Rapid Response Virtual Implementation Program; a program aimed at reducing unnecessary exposure with infectious patients by implementing virtual patient monitoring technology. With the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, hospitals nationwide have begun using the program to provide remote communication with patients carrying the disease.

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PORTLAND, IN – As healthcare continues to evolve and grow with the needs of patients, IU Health Ball, Blackford and Jay hospitals continuously examine how they do their work on a daily basis. With that review can come changes and adjustments to leadership structure, including the following t…

Washington, DC – Representative Jim Baird (R-IN) applauds President Trump’s decision to provide a $19 billion relief package for farmers amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Most of the relief will be in the form of direct payments to farmers, as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Coronavir…

Blackford County Republican Precinct Committeemen for Licking 1, 2, 3, and 4 will be holding a caucus on June 9th, 2020, in order to interview and select a new Clerk-Treasurer for the City of Hartford City. This caucus is in response to the resignation of the duly elected Clerk-Treasurer, Pa…

This year, Indiana’s 6th annual Run For The Fallen did not let COVID-19 get the best of it. In the past, this tribute has always been a 140 mile run from Fort Wayne to Indianapolis, via Portland, over a three-day period in early May with 20 runners. The event still took place this year, just…

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SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) May 13, 2020 - Heaston Wilson of Hartford City, Ind. (47348) has earned a Bachelor of Science, Information Technology degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university has graduated over 178,000 students from across the coun…

Madison County – Just before 9:30 p.m. last night, 5/11/2020, Trooper Michael Thiron responded to CR 150 E., just north of CR 1750 N., for a one vehicle crash in Madison County.  Off duty Trooper Jeremy Mason had been nearby and responded to the scene first to offer assistance.  Thiron arriv…

This was the scene outside one of the entryways of the IU Health Hospital in Hartford City.

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Why is science so important even at a young age? It’s beneficial to brain growth and can enhance a child’s logic and capacity for reasoning. With that thought in mind, and while watching her son Charlie play a comparison game, Dr. Stephanie Ryan of Carmel decided to write a children’s book. …

Hartford City Mayor, Dan Eckstein, recently issued a proclamation declaring 2020 as the “Year of the Rotarian.” That designation calls attention to the fact that the Hartford City Rotary Club is celebrating its 100th anniversary.

The 2020 Blackford Primary will be held in the Election Office on the 1st floor of the courthouse on May 15, 2020 at 7:00 A.M.

(May 6, 2020) – The Blackford County Health Department (BCHD) confirms 12 COVID-19 cases, 1 COVID-19 related death and 158 individuals have been tested to date. BCHD is working closely with the local and state officials to ensure that close contacts of the patients are identified and monitor…

The Blackford County Health Department (BCHD) in conjunction with Pizza Hut of Hartford City would like to announce the voluntary closure of their restaurant as of Tuesday May 5, 2020. There was a COVID-19 related exposure at this location. Out of an abundance of caution and due to Pizza Hut…

This was supposed to be the big one, the grand slam of a doubleheader. Five years ago, Tim Gould started planning for it. This winter, Tim Haney began buying up wood and supplies in preparation and Art Boden was wondering how much staff he would need to handle it. 

Indianapolis, Indiana, April 29, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) will open signup this summer for CLEAR30, a new pilot program that offers farmers and landowners an opportunity to enroll in a 30-year Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) contract. This pilo…

Any person or organization that would like to offer a scholarship to a graduating senior may contact the Blackford Junior Senior High School office before May 15th at 348-7560 or email varmstrong@blackfordschools.org.

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The Indiana Department of Transportation would like to remind Hoosiers to keep campaign signs out of the state highway rights-of-way. Campaign signs in state highway right-of-way are prohibited by Indiana Code 9-21-4-6. Campaign signs are not permitted in state rights-of-way any time of the …

Indianapolis (April 28, 2020) – Ardagh Group, Glass – North America, a business unit of Ardagh Group, was awarded three ENERGY STAR® plant certifications for superior energy performance from the U.S. EnvironmentalProtection Agency (EPA) – the only U.S. glass container manufacturer to earn th…

The NASCAR season started off with a terrifying bang when No. 6 driver Ryan Newman was involved in a violent crash at the Daytona 500. Following Newman’s miraculous recovery, the coronavirus pandemic worsened, forcing NASCAR to postpone its season through at least mid-May. 

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In response to the national health crisis, the Indiana Supreme Court on April 22 issued an order authorizing all Indiana trial courts to live-stream court proceedings on public Internet platforms, such as YouTube, to keep the court processes transparent to the public.

Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus situation that we are all dealing with, the Muncie Three Trails Music Series at Canan Commons in downtown Muncie will not take place in 2020. The possibilities for festive crowd get-togethers are very much diminished this summer. Regardless of any offici…

The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. In 1988, the law was unanimously amended by both the House and the Senate and signed into law by President Ronald Reagan on Thursday, May 5, 1988, designating t…