Monroe County Health Department announces changing covid guidelines for schools; Indiana will end contact tracing, shut down testing, and vaccination sites

The Monroe County Health Department issued new Covid-19 guidelines for schools in the county, according to…

Indiana University dropping mask mandate on March 4, 2022

Indiana University announced Friday that masks will no longer be required beginning March 4, 2022. This…

Pantry 279 is out of food; Won’t open Saturday

In a Facebook post Wednesday, Pantry 279 announced it has run out of food, and won’t…

Press release: City Reports Eleven New COVID-19 Cases in Past Week

The following press release was sent to the Bloomingtonian Thursday: “FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 9, 2021…

IU Health to ask for assistance from National Guard during Covid spike

IU Health has requested assistance from the National Guard at most of its hospitals due to…

Press release: County Commissioners Approve Health Regulation, Mask Requirement Extended

The following press release was sent to The Bloomingtonian Wednesday: “County Commissioners Approve Health Regulation, Mask…

Gallery: A Plethora of, “We’re Hiring,” Signs at Downtown Businesses

Unmasked man kicked out of local bar; Comes back with knife and gets arrested

A knife-wielding man was arrested outside a Bloomington bar early Sunday morning where he tried to…

Press release: Monroe County Health Department renews indoor mask mandate; County advisory level now yellow

Editor’s note: The Monroe County Department of Health issued a correction to a typo – the…

IU announces campus mask requirement for fall

Indiana University sent an e-mail Wednesday saying masks will be required indoors this fall despite vaccination…