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One Pulaski County student has been named the recipient of a full-tuition, four-year scholarship as the Community Foundation of Pulaski County 2021 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.  Patrick Kiefer will receive full tuition to an Indiana college of his choice and a $900 yearly stipend for required...
State health department officials warned of an after Thanksgiving surge in positive COVID-19 cases, and the Pulaski County numbers seem to be following the predicted trend.  On Monday, the Indiana Department of Health reported a total of 657 positive cases of COVID-19 in Pulaski County since the...
Pulaski County Sheriff Jeff Richwine said the jail will soon be rapid testing those entering the jail.  Richwine updated the county commissioners during a regular meeting Monday evening (Dec. 7) on several things happening at the jail including the rapid testing, the new phone system and that they...
The Winamac Parks and Recreation Board members are planning to see more improvements made to the park facilities in 2021.  Parks members heard from parks manager Dave DeLorenzo, who talked about some future plans, and boardman Jon Chapman, who shared information that he recently heard, during a...
The Pulaski County Board of Zoning Appeals has made changes to the rules of procedure as the county is facing litigation after the commercial solar panel special exception was approved.  During the past couple of months the board that is taxed with approving or denying all special exceptions and...
Pulaski Memorial Hospital expansion site plans
Pulaski Memorial Hospital continues to lead the area in rural health as the staff is looking to the future and growing.  During the past several years, the medical and surgical group has grown from two physicians to 23 physicians and nurse practitioners. There is a hope that the staff continues to...
Pulaski County Election Board members closed out the election on Nov. 18 during an election board meeting.  Pulaski County voters turned out in record numbers or about 65% to cast their support which is more than double the amount of registered voters who participated in the primary election or...
Creating a new access point off the river on the east side of the park was discussed by the parks and recreation board. The current access point is too steep to walk up safely.
Winamac Parks and Recreation Board members are preparing for 2021 and several ideas are being discussed.  The board members shared several of their thoughts during a meeting earlier this month. The ideas included finishing projects that are currently underway and a few new ones.  One of the first...
The coroner position could soon be considered a full-time position pending the approval of the county council. Coroner Jon Frain spoke with the commissioners during a meeting Monday morning to update some information and also requested if the coroner position could receive benefits.  There was a...

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