CDC reports the vaccine benefits

Finally, after fighting this coronavirus since March, a vaccine is available. As of last Friday, Jan. 8,...

Insights: It’s vaccine time!

The COVID-19 vaccine is here! Some segments of our population are already getting their second dose. The...

Destination Recreation: January 2, 2021

Brandy Fiechter Happy New Year! With as many challenges as we had last year, I feel like this...

‘Small Steps for a Healthy 2021’ virtual series begins Jan. 5

The Purdue Extension Health and Human Services educators in Area XI will present a virtual series on “Small Steps for a Healthy...

How COVID-19 starts

Some people plan to gather over the holidays, ignoring the pandemic and throwing caution to the wind....

Hospital safety group gives BRMC an ‘A’

Bluffton Regional Medical Center has been awarded an “A” in the fall 2020 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, a national distinction recognizing BRMC’s...

Insights: Depression and the COVID-19 pandemic

Healthcare workers are being stretched to the max. Some hospitals are almost at full capacity. Workers everywhere...

Destination Recreation: 12-5-2020

Brandy Fiechter 2020 has been a difficult year in many ways, but we don’t want to forget all...

COVID-19 is surging and there’s no magic formula

It was predicted that there would be a fall surge of COVID-19. We were told what it...

Feminine items to be given out

Free feminine and personal hygiene supplies will be handed out Thursday at a church in Bluffton while supplies last.