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Bureau County Board on Tuesday, Sept. 8, voted to extend its proclamation declaring the county a disaster area for coronavirus until Jan. 12, 2021.

Bureau County has been declared a disaster care for coronavirus since April 14.

This declaration allows Bureau County Emergency Management Agency and Bureau, Putnam, Marshall County Health Departments to coordinate county and municipal resources when needed in an effort to protect the health and safety of citizens.

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