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GOSHEN — Students attending a recent seminar found out their peers around the state are studying ways to become more involved in the climate discussion.

INDIANAPOLIS — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed to Indiana health officials that a person in Elkhart County contracted eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, a rare virus transmitted by mosquitoes. The patient died as a result of the infection. The identity of the person was not revealed.

This weekend has me heading to a conference of economic research centers. As always, the big topic is new research, though given the current economic slowdown, there will be many a forecast. In a time when so much research is available on the internet, I’m surprised how useful it is to meet other researchers in person.

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was sanctioned about 30 years ago in a bid to protect people with disabilities against discrimination, especially in telecommunications, and employment. The guidelines have already been enforced in most areas. For instance, organizations should assign accessible parking spaces to people with disabilities.

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If you drive past a black box affixed to a pole at Center Township intersections, you’ve just been counted. The Lebanon Engineering Department is counting cars to develop a model of traffic in the city.

This Week's Circulars

AUGUSTA, Ga. [mdash] Entered into rest Sunday, October 13, 2019, Mr. Robert "Bob" Dean Sackett, 76, loving husband of 52 years to Karen Kay Sackett. Bob served in the United States Air Force from June 1962 until June 1966. He attended college, earning a bachelor's degree in biology, chemistr…