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Despite extended restrictions for Indiana restaurants, bars and entertainment venues, ongoing concerns over the coronavirus won't hamper students' return to school sports and activities this week.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Applications for the Manufacturing Readiness Grant program, which Gov. Eric J. Holcomb and the Indiana Economic Development Corp. (IEDC) announced in May, are open to manufacturers across the state.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Elkhart County will not join the rest of the state as it inches forward into “Stage 4.5” of the reopening plan.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana will use $25 million in federal relief funding to help Hoosiers struggling to pay rent due to the impact of coronavirus outbreak, Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Wednesday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Democrats announced Wednesday that former Evansville Mayor Jonathan Weinzapfel will be their nominee for state attorney general, a race that attracted numerous candidates from both parties after Republican incumbent Curtis Hill was disciplined over allegations of gropi…

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana entered Stage 4 of Gov. Eric Holcomb's reopening plan Friday, allowing additional businesses to reopen and fill at higher capacities.

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INDIANAPOLIS — It could be a year or more before Indiana’s economy fully recovers from the coronavirus-sparked recession that put one in six people out of work, the leader of the state’s largest business group warned Thursday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Movie theaters, bars, museums and amusement parks across Indiana will be allowed to reopen Friday for the first time in nearly three months, as the governor announced Wednesday that he was moving up by two days the next stage of easing the state’s coronavirus restrictions.

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INDIANAPOLIS — A lawyer maintains the Indiana attorney general’s office is trying to stymie a court fight on whether Republican Attorney General Curtis Hill can be ousted from office while his law license remains suspended until next week for groping four women during a party.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Twenty-three more people have died in Indiana with coronavirus infections, giving the state 2,339 deaths among those with confirmed or presumed infections in less than three months, health officials said Tuesday.

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ELKHART — Sixty-nine new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Elkhart County on Thursday, the second highest number for a single day, as health officials and community leaders urged continued vigilance to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana's top election official on Friday rejected a request for extending the deadline for returning mail-in ballots for next week's primary election, despite worries that thousands of them could arrive late and go uncounted.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana is making $30 million available to small businesses to help them recover from losses caused by the coronavirus outbreak, officials said Friday.

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ELKHART — Movie theaters and public playgrounds will remain closed in Indiana for at least three more weeks under revisions to the state’s coronavirus reopening plan signed by the governor Thursday.

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ELKHART — Applications for mail-in ballots for the primary election are the highest Elkhart County has ever seen, according to local election officials.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Further easing of Indiana’s coronavirus restrictions will occur Friday for most of the state as the governor announced Wednesday that he would move that step up by two days for the Memorial Day weekend.

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Supreme Court sidestepped giving its opinion Monday on whether the state attorney general can remain in office even while serving a 30-day law license suspension for groping a state legislator and three other women.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Forty-two more Indiana residents have died from coronavirus illnesses, pushing the state’s pandemic death toll from confirmed or presumed cases of COVID-19 to nearly 1,700, health officials said Friday.

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A statewide study estimates that at least 2.8 percent of Indiana’s population has been infected by the coronavirus, a rate about 10 times that shown by previous testing, Indiana University researchers said Wednesday.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Another 32 Indiana residents have died from coronavirus illnesses, raising the state’s death toll from confirmed or presumed cases of COVID-19 to 1,540, state health officials said Monday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, who has sought national attention as an anti-abortion and tough-on-crime crusader, will have his law license suspended for 30 days over allegations that he drunkenly groped a state lawmaker and three other women during a party, the state S…

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana revenue collections for April fell nearly $1 billion short of projections and the state will soon reduce spending further to cope with the economic downturn brought on by the coronavirus outbreak, the state’s budget director said Friday.

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ELKHART — The Indiana State Department of Health on Monday announced that 583 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus to 20,507.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Friday a relaxing of business restrictions imposed to slow the coronavirus spread for much of the state, allowing more manufacturers, retailers and shopping malls to open their doors, starting Monday, under health and social distancing guidelines.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Any easing of Indiana's statewide stay-at-home order won't limit the authority of city or county officials from imposing tighter restrictions in their attempts to slow the coronavirus that is blamed in the deaths of at least 1,000 people across the state, the governor said Thursday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — A northern Indiana county where a coronavirus outbreak prompted the closure of a Tyson Foods meatpacking plant imposed tighter restrictions Monday on who can enter retail businesses.

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INDIANAPOLIS — More than half a million people in Indiana have applied for unemployment benefits over the past five weeks as job losses mounted because of the coronavirus pandemic, and state officials are working to possibly ease some business restrictions meant to slow the spread of the disease.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s first coronavirus infections occurred at least a couple weeks before the first illness was confirmed in early March, the state health commissioner said Wednesday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana officials refused Tuesday to identify nursing homes around the state where coronavirus outbreaks have occurred, even as they disclosed that at least 43 more deaths linked to those facilities have happened in the past week.

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ELKHART — Roughly 3,000 people have been tested for COVID-19 in Elkhart County, a county health official said on Monday. Of those, 164 had tested positive.

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health on Saturday announced that 529 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories.

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The executive stay home order for Indiana that expires Monday will be extended to May 1 as planning is underway to reopen parts of the state’s economy, Gov. Eric Holcomb said Friday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — There are now 100 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Elkhart County, according to the Indiana State Department of Health.

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health on Monday announced that 331 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories.

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ROCHESTER (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday that a northern Indiana school district is partially to blame for a 2018 crash that killed three siblings crossing a rural highway to reach their stopped school bus.

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GOSHEN — With the postponement of the primary election in Indiana comes another delay – postponement of absentee in-person voting, Elkhart County officials announced Monday.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Eleven residents of a central Indiana nursing home have died from COVID-19 while the overall state toll from the disease caused by the coronavius has risen to 139, state health officials said Monday.