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State Health Says 371 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Wednesday announced that 371 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 45,952 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Wednesday, July 1

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Wednesday morning with Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition Executive Director Lorra Archibald. “It (spikes in younger people) very concerning,” said Archibald. “Another concern is a lot of adolescents don’t have outward signs but they’re still spreading the disease. That’s really the big concern. I…

State Health Says 385 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Tuesday announced that 385 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 45,594 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…

Troy Bacon Named Interim Police Chief in Massachusetts

Former Frankfort Police Chief Troy Bacon has been named as the interim police chief in Adams, Mass. He will replace the retiring Richard Tarsa. Bacon was the chief of police for Frankfort for the past eight years before deciding to retire at the end of last year. Even though his appointment is on an interim…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Tuesday, June 30

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Tuesday morning with Clinton County Commissioners President Josh Uitts. “I think we’re fortunate to be in a rural county right now,” said Uitts. “You hear folks complain about that, but it has certainly worked toward our advantage is this situation for sure. As a state,…

City Announces No Trash City Collection on Friday

With Friday, July 3 being a City holiday, Frankfort Street Department crews will not collect trash that day. Crews will do a double pick up on Thursday, July 2 for residents in the southeast and northeast quadrants of the City. Trash may be picked up earlier than what it normally might be for some households,…

State Health Says 312 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Monday announced that 312 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 45,228 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…

Linden Depot Museum Opens Friday for 2020 Campaign

Linden Depot Museum is pleased to announce that it is opening for the 2020 season this Friday, July 3.  The museum complex plans to be open on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. through the end of October. During the Covid-19 shutdown, Gary Vierk, President of the Museum, along with several volunteers…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Monday, June 29

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Monday morning with Clinton County Health Department Director Rodney Wann. “We’re still testing,” said Wann. “We had a glitch getting supplies in. We ran out of test kits Friday because we had several walk-ins. We’re still testing at 1234 Rossville Avenue. We have 277 cases…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Friday, June 26

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Friday morning with Farmers Bank President and CEO Karen Gregerson. “Our customers are catching on the fact that we’ve extended the drive-up hours and that we have less congestion which is great because our customers don’t have to wait as long,” said Gregerson. “We have…