Gov. Eric J. Holcomb today issued a new, two-week Stay At Home order designed to limit interactions among Hoosiers to increase containment of COVID-19. As of today, 4,944 people have tested positive and 139 people have died from the disease.
The Jasper Street Department is reminding Jasper residents that the only acceptable items to be disposed of in the Resource Recovery Site are as follows: grass clippings; yard waste, such as flower and shrub trimmings; leaves; tree limbs; garden waste; clean dirt, small amounts only; and clean concrete/bricks, small amounts only.
Haley Hostetter of Jasper was one of three students at Southern Illinois University Carbondale selected by The National Science Foundation to receive a highly competitive research grant — the Graduate Research Fellowship Award — aimed at nurturing the country’s scientific and engineering leaders of tomorrow.
The Dubois County Health Department, with the support of the Dubois County Commissioners, is strongly recommending essential retail and grocery stores follow these necessary guidelines to prevent crowding in the store and allow for social distancing: