Coronavirus Disease COVID-19

A flu-like disease called COVID-19 is spreading across the world. The disease is caused by coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China in 2019.

Eyewitness News is committed to covering this important topic with facts, not fear. We will walk you through this outbreak with information that will show there is no need to panic.

We will share scientific facts about the virus as well as the basic precautions you can take to lower your risk. WTHR has a mission as a TV station to avoid sensational language and will strive to put information into context you can understand and use.

Get an inside look at the coronavirus pandemic directly from Indiana health care providers with our series "Voices from the Frontline."

If you have a recent history of travel to China or contact with someone suspected of having COVID-19 and are experience symptoms such as fever, cough and shortness of breath, please call your doctor or check to see what coronavirus procedures your preferred healthy system offers.

The loneliest of D-Day remembrances is hit by pandemic

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Saturday's D-Day remembrance in Normandy turned out to be one of the loneliest remembrances ever.Read more

Indiana coronavirus updates: ISDH reports 442 new cases of COVID-19, 32 more deaths

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Saturday's latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic.Read more

Updated WHO guidance: Wear fabric masks where coronavirus is spreading

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The World Health Organization now says if you live an an area where the virus is spreading, you should wear a mask if you can't social distance.Read more


Delta suspends service to 11 more US cities amid coronavirus travel downturn

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That's in addition to suspensions at 10 cities announced last month.Read more

USS Theodore Roosevelt sidelined by coronavirus is back operating in Pacific

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The aircraft carrier had a massive outbreak with more than 1,000 sailors infected with COVID-19.Read more

Local agency adapts to help central Indiana's most vulnerable residents

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CICOA is dedicated to helping seniors and those with disabilities.Read more

Indiana coronavirus updates for Friday, June 5, 2020

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Friday's latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic.Read more

COVID-19 deaths in US on the decline, CDC says

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There have been at least 107,00 reported deaths in the U.S.Read more

Tell us your good news

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Dave Calabro was back out looking for good news and found it in Fishers this weekRead more


Government data about COVID-19 in nursing homes is deeply flawed

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Data released Thursday by CMS shows a total of three confirmed and suspected cases of coronavirus and 6 deaths – just a fraction of the actual numbers.Read more

Clear plastic is the new gold — blame COVID-19

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Shielding workers and customers is the new normal and it turning clear plastic into the new gold.Read more