Forest Service proposes to harvest tornado-damaged trees and unblock streams in Martin County

In response to recent tornado damage, the Forest Service is proposing to salvage damaged timber within a 193-acre area of the Hoosier National Forest to reduce hazardous fuels, remove hazardous trees near the roadway and private lands, prepare the site for natural regrowth of native forest, improve the aesthetics of the area, and capture the value of damaged timber while creating local jobs.

Joyce Ann Shriner, age 87

Joyce Ann Shriner, age 87, formerly of New Ulm, Minnesota, passed away at 4:10 pm on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at Legacy Living in Jasper, Indiana.

Carol L. Schmidt, age 82, of Jasper

Carol L. Schmidt, age 82, of Jasper, Indiana, passed away surrounded by family at 11:33 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

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