‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Wednesday, October 14

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Wednesday morning with Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition Executive Director Lorra Archibald. Asked about the status of their new building, Archibald replied, “They’re doing finish work this week. Our goal is November 1 give or take a new days because things can come up.…

State Health Says 1,172 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Wednesday announced that 1,172 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 139,269 the total number of Indiana residents known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 3,609 Hoosiers are confirmed to…

Governor Holcomb Says Mask Mandate Will Continue

Governor Eric Holcomb announced on Wednesday during his weekly COVID-19 update that the Indiana mask mandate will be extended. He also stated Indiana will remain in Stage 5. Holcomb was originally going to announce on Saturday whether masks would continue or be a thing of the past. WILO News will have more on this story…

Overnight Closure Scheduled for Whitestown Parkway Ramp

The Indiana Department of Transportation announces the Whitestown Parkway on ramp to I-65 southbound will close Friday, October 16 after 8 p.m. until approximately 9 a.m. Saturday, October 17. This is for the contractor to pave the outside lanes of I-65 southbound. This project was awarded to E & B Paving for $62.8 million. The project…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Tuesday, October 13

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Tuesday morning with Clinton County Health Officer Dr. Steve Tharp. “We need to take a look at the comparison between the vaccine and the measures we’re taking now,” said Tharp. “Assuming the vaccine is as helpful as we believe it will be, we have had…

State Health Says 1.569 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Tuesday announced that 1,569 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 138,104 the total number of Indiana residents known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 3,595 Hoosiers are confirmed to…

Social Security Announces 1.3% Benefit Increase for 2021

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for approximately 70 million Americans will increase 1.3 percent in 2021, the Social Security Administration announced Tuesday. The 1.3 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 64 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2021.  Increased payments to more than 8 million SSI…