Cedar Lake Man Airlifted to Hospital after LaPorte County Motorcycle Crash

A motorcycle rider was airlifted to a hospital Thursday, after a crash on State Road 2. LaPorte County sheriff’s deputies say they were called to the 7800 block of West State Road 2 at about 3:15 Thursday morning, after getting a report of an unresponsive man lying along the roadway. When police arrived, they reportedly found a crash scene nearby.

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Federal Funding May Boost Remote Learning Opportunities for Indiana Schools

State officials haven’t made any decisions yet about how schools will reopen, but they are looking to use federal funding to boost remote learning opportunities. During state officials’ COVID-19 briefing Wednesday, Office of Management and Budget Director Chris Johnston said the state is applying for money from the federal Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund.

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Marshall, Pulaski County COVID-19 Numbers on Upward Trend

The number of positive Marshall County COVID-19 cases is now up to 80, which is an increase of six from Tuesday’s report from the Indiana State Department of Health.  Pulaski County reported an additional positive case which inched that total to 40.  Starke County remains at 31 cases.  The numbers are reflective of the total number of cases recorded beginning in March. 

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