County, hospital discuss EMS contract

COLUMBIA CITY — The table in the Whitley County Government Center’s board room was full Tuesday morning in a rare joint meeting of the Whitley County Council and county Board of Commissioners.The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the local Emergency Medical Service, which is a joint venture of both the county and Parkview Whitley Hospital.The county, which helps subsidize the hospital’s operation of the EMS, is investigating several options for the upcoming years. —To read the rest of this story, please order an e-subscription, found under the e-edition subscription link, or call The Post & Mail at 244-5153, ext. 207 and ask for a subscription.