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FILE - In this Thursday, April 30, 2020 file photo, Gov. Eric Holcomb wears a mask in Kokomo, Ind. Indiana will have a statewide face mask mandate starting next week, joining many other states in the attempt to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Gov. Eric Holcomb said Wednesday, July 22, 2020, the order will apply to anyone ages 8 and older in any indoor public or business areas and at outdoor public spaces when sufficient distancing can't be maintained. The order will take effect Monday July 27. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

New report shows more virus deaths at Indiana nursing homes

Jul. 23, 2020 5:08 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — New information on coronavirus-related deaths among Indiana nursing home residents collected by state health officials shows 128 more deaths than previously reported by the facilities. Indianapolis officials announced Thursday that bars and nightclubs in the city will be closed in a...

Editorial Roundup:

Jul. 21, 2020 10:00 AM EDT

South Bend Tribune. July 16, 2020. A step toward more transparency about Hoosier nursing homes The announcement earlier this month that Indiana officials will release facility-level data for COVID-19 in nursing homes is long overdue. For months, Indiana — unlike its neighboring four states — has...

A woman wearing a mask walks past in sign on the door at Pullman Foursquare Church on Thursday, June 25, 2020, in downtown Pullman, Wash. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced that masks will be required in public starting on Friday to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. (Geoff Crimmins/The Moscow-Pullman Daily News via AP)

COVID-19 is growing in Spokane, and Inslee says wear masks

Jun. 25, 2020 7:59 PM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The rate of people being hospitalized for COVID-19 in Spokane has doubled in the past week, and the state's second-largest city is “”on the edge of a cliff,'' Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Thursday. “”Something has to change to rescue people and the...