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St. Edward’s releases tentative August reopening plan

Amid an escalating pandemic, Stuart Hirstein took his first action as incoming head of St. Edward’

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New self-administered COVID-19 swab tests hold promise for wide-scale testing at home

This week, as lines lengthen at COVID-19 testing sites, Florida’s nursing homes and assisted livin

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Vero again seeks bed-tax money to help fund city lifeguards

As local governments look at budget priorities this year, the City of Vero Beach plans to once again

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More Ocean Drive shops requiring customers to wear masks

With the city and county so far failing to impose mandatory mask orders on the public, many Ocean Dr

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Some county first responders testing positive for Covid-19

It’s been another record week for Indian River County and the barrier island, and not just because

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‘Mayor of the Airwaves’ loses local radio outlet

Longtime local radio host Rhett Palmer’s reign as Vero Beach’s self-proclaimed “Mayor of the A

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Councilman finds contact tracing is another farce

Vero Beach City Councilman Rey Neville began asking the County Health Department months ago for spec

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Local Cleveland Clinic hospital president sees ‘critical’ need for a mask mandate

In early April, experts were frantically trying to model when the COVID-19 pandemic would peak. Mid-

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Traditional classrooms or virtual school? Family decisions loom

Public school students have until Friday to decide whether to return to school on Aug. 10, despite t

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Did nursing tech bring COVID-19 into hospital ER?

If Ginger Burkeen’s husband Brian wasn’t up for sentencing on a felony grand theft conviction fo

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COVID-19 scare delays Brian Burkeen felony sentencing

The former second in command at Indian River County Fire-Rescue, Brian Burkeen of Fellsmere, was sup

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Many here complacent despite dramatic jump in COVID-19 cases

Indian River County’s death toll from COVID-19 rose by just one person this past week, and hospita