Ken Hartman

Daniels: ‘Radical Changes’ to Keep Students, Staff Safe

Inside INdiana Business is reporting as Purdue University President Mitch Daniels looks across a near-empty campus, the result of the global pandemic that forced students and staff to flee, he said “radical changes” may be needed for both medical protection and psychological comfort for the campus community before students return in the fall. “I don’t…

Purdue Prepares for Safer Post-Pandemic Campus

Inside INdiana Business is asking the question, What will post-pandemic life look like next fall when students return to campus? Purdue University President Mitch Daniels says “radical changes” or special preparations may be needed for both medical protection and psychological comfort for the campus community. “Uncertainty confronts us on almost every question.  But one thing…

State Health Says 65 Hoosiers Have Died from COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Wednesday announced that 409 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 2,565 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…

Subaru of Indiana Extends Shutdown Through April 17

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that Subaru Corp. is extending the production shutdown at its automobile manufacturing sites in Japan and the U.S., including the Subaru of Indiana Automotive in Lafayette. The company says SIA will remain shut down through April 17. Subaru says operations will continue to be halted due to supply chain interruptions…

DOR Announces ‘Helping Hoosiers’ COVID-19 Relief Services

On Tuesday, the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) outlined temporary taxpayer relief initiatives recently implemented to support Hoosiers during the statewide COVID-19 health emergency. “Now is the time where we have to find new ways to support our fellow Hoosiers and assist them during this challenging situation,” explained DOR Commissioner Bob Grennes. “The entire DOR…

Mental Health America Offering Program for Kids of First Responders and Medical Professionals

oone County first responders and medical professionals are getting an opportunity from Mental Health America of Boone County (MHABC) to be able to register for emergency child care for first responders and medical professionals. MHABC is having a ‘Get Ready for Summer Reading’ program. There will be times for e-learning, arts/games/S.T.E.M., fresh air times for…

State Health Department Reports 14 More COVID-19 Deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Tuesday announced that 374 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 2,159 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…

Additional Charge Added to Kentucky Man’s List of Charges

Upon review of Trooper Thayer’s probable cause affidavit, the Hamilton County Prosecutor filed formal charges on 24 year old Zachary Peters of Kentucky. Those charges include I.C. 10-14-3-12/MB Disobeying a Declaration of Disaster Emergency. This is a circumstance where the stay at home order issued by the Governor was enforced as an additional charge to…

Butler Insurance Expert: Treat Pandemic Like Terrorism Attack

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that a Butler University professor is urging Congress to institute a Pandemic Risk Insurance Act to help cover some of the costs associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, a move he says that will get businesses up and running again. “Every business in America doesn’t understand where they’re going to get…

State Health Says 35 Hoosiers Have Died from COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Monday announced that 273 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 1,786 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s…