City officials feared the New Year’s Day power outage that hit a large portion of Cuba might last through Wednesday, but some hard work on the phone paid off Saturday when a replacement transformer was found, which allowed city electric workers to fix the outage early Sunday morning.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues worldwide, Towne Pharmacy is now offering Covid-19 Antigen Rapid Tests to the public. The rapid test gives results in 10 minutes making the test ideal for both employers and their staff so they know if they can go back to work or not.
The spread of COVID-19 dominated local, state, national, and world news in 2020 and it appears it will continue to be the top news story well into 2021. The coronavirus started off with a whimper locally in March, but the year ended with Crawford County having the worst infection rate in the state.
The city of Cuba has announced that all of its city hall workers have been quarantined through January 5. That has moved the city council’s first meeting of 2021 from January 4 to Thursday, January 7.
The Christmas holiday was darkened for the families of two well-known businessmen who died last week. One had also served as a city alderman.