Indiana meat plant closing after workers contract virus

Indiana State News

LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — Tyson Foods Inc. announced Wednesday that it will temporarily close its meatpacking plant in north-central Indiana after 146 employees tested positive for cornavirus. The Tyson Fresh Meats plant in Logansport produced 3 million pounds of pork daily. Tyson suspended ...

Indiana tops 700 virus deaths, 500,000 job losses

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s coronavirus death toll has topped 700 people in about five weeks with 45 additional fatalities announced Thursday by state health officials. More than half of the newly recorded COVID-19 deaths occurred Tuesday or Wednesday, but they dated as far back as April ...

Hurshtown Reservoir opening delayed to May 22

Local News

The 2020 season opening of Hurshtown Reservoir has been delayed due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak response, according to the city's Parks and Recreation Department. Hurshtown is now scheduled to open on May 22. For complete information about cancelled/postponed events and activities, go ...