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Omicron variant: Omi-what?

By: Cassidy Martenson Co-Editor / Community Outreach Specialist  Last week, St. Joseph County experienced a 75.3% increase in COVID-19 cases. Many of these new cases can be tracked to the new variant, Omicron. IU South Bend is doing everything to keep students safe and mitigate the spread throughout the campus community.  According to the CDC,

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Things to do amid COVID-19 restrictions

By Hope Fowler Staff-Writer hfowlerg@iu.edu On March 23, Indiana Governor, Eric Holcomb, issued the state mandated stay-at-home order due to the Coronavirus outbreak.  Many seniors in high school were missing their last prom, senior banquets for spring athletics and graduation. Seniors in college were missing graduation and spring athletics. Students were struggling with the sudden

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