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Coronavirus cases surge in Blaine, state | Blaine County

With coronavirus cases surging throughout Idaho, Blaine County is categorized in the “red”—or critical—risk level in its risk-assessment model, the highest level in the model. Idaho recorded a record surge of more than 1,000 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus infection last Friday, and the statewide total continues to …

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Ketchum enacts new coronavirus health order | Ketchum

The Ketchum City Council on Monday approved and enacted a new public health order that requires face coverings for most residents and implements new regulations that limit the size of indoor and outdoor gatherings, with exceptions for specific public facilities and businesses. The order took effect at 12 a.m. Tuesday, …

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Coronavirus cases on the rise | Health

As cooler weather reminded Wood River Valley residents that the winter cold and flu season is looming, Blaine County this week remained ranked in the high-risk category for the spread of coronavirus—but spikes in the local caseload indicate the risk is increasing. The county on Tuesday was ranked in the …

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Idaho to remain in Stage 4 of coronavirus rebound plan | News

Idaho will remain in Stage 4 of Gov. Brad Little’s coronavirus rebound plan for at least another two weeks, the governor announced Thursday afternoon. The fourth and final stage of the plan was initially set to end Saturday, lifting certain safety guidance for businesses and travelers. But Idaho didn’t meet …

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Idaho lawmakers protest governor’s coronavirus response | News

More than a dozen Idaho lawmakers reportedly gathered at the statehouse in Boise on Tuesday morning to air their grievances against Gov. Brad Little’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. No District 26 legislators participated in the meeting, but one Hailey-based candidate for the Idaho Senate went to show his support. …

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