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Stories from Thursday, June 24, 2004

Simple precautions discourage West Nile (06/24/04)
It's that time of year again. The first human case of West Nile virus infection in the U.S. in 2004 was reported in New Mexico on May 4. The West Nile virus outbreak in 2003 killed 264 people. But according to NewScientist.com, Indiana Secretary of Health Patricia Montoya said "the virus is one of the few diseases where people can take a few simple precautions... and be protected."...
Clay one of 13 counties recognized by FEMA (06/24/04)
Clay was one of 13 counties made eligible for disaster relief yesterday morning in the wake of a June 3 disaster declaration following a series of heavy storms and tornadoes. While no significant damage has been recorded in Clay County, Emergency Management Director Gerri Husband said the county was tacked on the list as a "contiguous county" -- one close to a county that has suffered damage...
RAAM update: Riders will be in Brazil soon (06/24/04)
The Insight Race Across America was biking through Arizona on Tuesday. Even this early into the race one solo newcomer to the event is making his presence felt. According to a report from RAAM media contact Wendy Booher, Mike Trevino from San Diego, Calif., has established himself solidly in second place. ...
ILENE McCOLLISTER (06/24/04)
Ilene McCollister, 88, of Brazil, died at 11:05 a.m. Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at 11:05 a.m. at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. She was the daughter of Clifford and Rose Dowden Easter. She was born Aug. 8, 1915, in Terre Haute. She lived in Saline City as a child and attended Ashboro School...
ANNA K. LANE (06/24/04)
Anna K. Lane, 87, of Indianapolis, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004. She was born Feb. 27, 1917, in Brazil. Her parents were James T. and Grace Hardsty Shepard. She was employed for many years by U.S. Postal Service as a mail sorter. She was a member of Southport United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Chapter U of the International P.E.O. Sisterhood and her book club...