Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb on Monday announced a “stay at home” order for Hoosiers as the state tries to slow the spread of COVID-19 during the coronavirus pandemic. The governor said Hoosiers should only go out for essential errands, work or business. While Terre Haute City offices are closed, Mayor Duke Bennett says City services will continue. You can read Mayor Bennett's letter here. So what does that mean for us? Here is a localized Q&A based upon the state's guidelines.
With the Coronavirus outbreak, there's certainly cause for concern. It's important we take a clear-eyed, level-headed assessment of the facts, and take appropriate precautions to protect ourselves, our families, our friends and our neighbors. Continue to monitor factual information (considering the source) and follow guidelines without giving way to - or spreading - unhelpful panic. So with that said, as local businesses and organizations are temporarily closed, here are some