Tag Archives: COVID-19 deaths

15 Utahns die of COVID-19 over the weekend

[ad_1] The state reports 2,247 new cases of the coronavirus, and 18,134 more vaccinations. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Kamill Howard, 17, gets her second dose of the Pfizer vaccine by Utah County Health Department nurse Amy Engle at the former Provo High School at 1125 N. University …

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Governor extends Indiana COVID-19 emergency declaration through July | Govt-and-politics

[ad_1] Gov. Eric Holcomb signs an executive order declaring a state public health emergency March 6, 2020 after an adult male in Indianapolis tested positive for COVID-19. On Wednesday, Holcomb signed the 16th renewal of that order which now is slated to run through July 31. Provided Gov. Eric Holcomb …

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COVID Vaccine Updates: Delta variant makes up more than 20% of new cases

[ad_1] NEW YORK (WABC) — There’s increasing concern among U.S. health experts regarding the rapid spread of the highly contagious Delta variant, which is now present in all but one state. The CDC estimates that the variant currently makes up more than 20% of new cases nationwide. Several states with …

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Utah COVID-19 cases and deaths see summer spike

[ad_1] The eight deaths reported Sunday included a vaccinated person. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Christopher Whitehead, 13, of West Jordan gets a band-aid after receiving his first dose of the Pfizer vaccine by EMT Sean Murphy, as 12-15 year olds get their vaccinations against COVID-19 at the …

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COVID Vaccine Updates: NY, NJ see lowest hospitalizations since start of pandemic

[ad_1] NEW YORK (WABC) — The number of hospitalizations have dropped to their lowest levels since the start of the coronavirus pandemic in both New York and New Jersey. On Saturday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office announced 371 COVID-19 hospitalizations statewide. In New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy tweeted that …

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Utah reports 14 more deaths caused by COVID-19

[ad_1] The number of Utahns hospitalized jumps by 22% in a day. (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) A vial of saline and the Pfizer COVID19 vaccine at the Woods Cross High School pop-up clinic by Nomi Health, April 27, 2021. County and regional health districts are setting up …

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Deaths of six Wyoming residents tied to coronavirus | Coronavirus

[ad_1] CHEYENNE – The deaths of six more Wyoming residents have been linked to the coronavirus, the Wyoming Department of Health reported Wednesday. The department said the six died between May and within the last week. The fatalities bring to 740 the number of Wyoming residents whose deaths have been …

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COVID Vaccine Updates: CDC panel says data shows ‘likely association’ between vaccine, heart inflammation

[ad_1] NEW YORK (WABC) — A CDC panel said Wednesday that data shows a “likely association” between the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines and a rare heart inflammation in adolescents and young adults, but they said the benefits of the shot far outweigh the risks. “Myocarditis is a rare disease, …

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On a slow Sunday, the percentage of positive COVID-19 cases falls a bit below 7-day averages

[ad_1] Another 160 new cases on Sunday, and no new deaths reported. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Moderna doses are ready to go alongside Pfizer doses for 12-15 year olds beginning to get their vaccinations against COVID-19 at the Mountain America Expo Center in Sandy on Tuesday, May …

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COVID Vaccine Updates: 70% of NY adults have received at least 1 shot, CDC says

[ad_1] NEW YORK (WABC) — New York State has reached a vaccination milestone now that nearly 70% of the population has been at least partially vaccinated, according to the CDC. Gov. Andrew Cuomo had said that most remaining restrictions would likely be lifted once New York hit that benchmark. Experts …

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