A combined state and federal effort to make the free COVID-19 vaccine easy to access in Northwest Indiana immunized more than 63,000 people during its seven weeks of operation.
"We're really emphasizing the opportunity right now to get everyone vaccinated," said U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg. "It's just a whole of government effort to make sure that we're getting everybody."
Federal, state and local officials opened the doors Tuesday to a mass vaccination clinic in Gary that's capable of injecting up to 2,000 people a day with a COVID-19 vaccine.
Mount Pleasant's director of public works and village engineer said he estimates the area has eroded about 50 feet. The project is estimated to cost $1.7 million and could begin in 2022.
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With a slew of executive orders, President Joe Biden served notice Thursday that the nation's COVID-19 response is under new management and he's demanding progress to reduce infections and lift the pandemic.
The $300 a week in Lost Wages Assistance promised last month by Republican President Donald Trump will be distributed to eligible Hoosiers next week as a one-time, lump-sum payment.
Due to the state's financial uncertainty, Indiana will not contribute the extra $100 a week recommended by President Donald Trump to supplement the $300 a week in temporary federal assistance.
Indiana has not yet committed to participating in a program touted by President Donald Trump to provide $400 in weekly assistance to unemployed workers.
Cuomo and other governors argue that Washington needs to bail out state budgets or there will be widespread and deep spending cuts.
Free and easy access to counselors who can listen and help is available to Hoosiers by calling 2-1-1.
New Jersey’s public colleges will have access to an additional $68.8 million in federal funds to help institutions provide educational services to students amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday.
The “VOCSN V+Pro” ventilators were manufactured in Kokomo and will be distributed to area hospitals.
"We're just doing the best we can in a pandemic to protect our employees," Portage Assistant Fire Chief Dan Kodicek said.
Mayor Jerome Prince said Gary and Northwest Indiana urgently need state and federal resources and emergency management coordination on the ground “to prevent more deaths.”
Health care providers report having less than 96 hours of supplies on hand in the face of the worsening COVID-19 pandemic.
ATLANTIC CITY — The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority called an emergency meeting Tuesday to help small businesses stay afloat and assist local organizations on the front lines of the new coronavirus pandemic.
Three local ambulance crews with inHealth Integrated Care are heading out to help with the relief effort in hard-hit New York City.
An executive order issued Monday directs the state health commissioner to open temporary medical facilities across the state if needed to treat patients with coronavirus.
Rep. Chuck Moseley called on the governor to declare an emergency to free up federal funding to combat Lake Michigan shoreline erosion.
AVALON — Local property owners will notice a drop in their flood insurance premiums this year.
Indiana won't declare an emergency exists as a result of massive beach erosion along Lake Michigan caused by high water levels and powerful storms.
A house in Pleasant Prairie now rests on a mini cliff just above the Lake Michigan shore created by fast-moving erosion. Without government aid, nearby homeowners fear their houses could be next.
Two lawmakers are urging Gov. Holcomb to declare a state emergency due to the severe beach erosion along Lake Michigan in Porter and LaPorte counties.
Three Porter County fire departments are in line for grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Assistance to Firefighters …