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Governor Holcomb Tests Negative For COVID-19

Oct 15, 2020

Gov. Eric Holcomb has tested negative for COVID-19.

Gov. Eric Holcomb won’t reimpose any COVID-19 restrictions despite all of the state’s “guiding principles” heading in the wrong direction.

New App Lets Users Track Mask Usage

Sep 30, 2020

Researchers at Indianapolis-based Regenstrief Institute are asking people to help collect data on mask usage through a new web app.

While Gov. Eric Holcomb stresses the state is ready to re-open, many local health officials aren’t convinced.

In January, teacher Kamaren Cross slapped high-fives with her third graders and let them gather close together on a rug in front of the classroom. Sometimes they’d even perch on classroom yoga balls.

“I used to have my students sitting in groups, because I really prefer group work, that way students are able to interact with one another,” Cross said. “Of course we didn't have these face masks.”