“Orange Watch” Travel Advisory to be Implemented Over Night

Starke County Emergency Management Agency Director J. Nier announced that the travel advisory will be switching to an “orange” watch overnight.

According to Indiana Department of Homeland Security, that means conditions will be threatening to the safety of the public. During a watch local travel advisory only essential travel, such as to and from work or in emergency situations, is recommended. Emergency action plans should be implemented by businesses, schools, government agencies, and other organizations that remain open.