Weather Spotter training canceled

The National Weather Service Weather Spotter Training that was scheduled for March 16, 2020, in Jasper has been canceled. The Dubois County Emergency Management Agency is following all recommended preventative measures against the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to ensure the safety and wellness of our community. Based on the recommendations and guidance from the State Department of Health…

Indiana Health Department adds coronavirus dashboard; six Hoosiers now infected

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) has updated its new COVID-19 online dashboard to reflect two additional presumptive positive cases. The patients reside in Adams and Boone counties. This brings to six the number of Hoosiers who have tested positive for COVID-19. The dashboard can be found at https://on.in.gov/COVID19 and will be updated daily at 10…

First case of coronavirus confirmed in Marion County; Local health officials are ready

Dubois County Health Department Administrative Director Jo Ann Spaulding issued assurances that Dubois County’s health department, hospital, healthcare providers, emergency responders, EMS, and EMA services are all working collaboratively to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in response to the first Indiana case being identified. She also added that the case in Marion…