Tag Archives: GUIDANCE

North Dakota lawmakers await guidance on coronavirus funds | Govt-and-politics

North Dakota’s Republican legislative leaders are in no hurry to spend an additional $1 billion in federal coronavirus aid, despite grumbling from some lawmakers that the funds should be distributed sooner rather than later. Senate Majority Leader Rich Wardner and Ray Holmberg, who heads the powerful Senate appropriations committee, say …

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Wisconsin COVID-19 outlook good but threat not over, officials say | Local News

SSM Health Dean Medical Group pharmacist Andrea Maier fills a syringe with COVID-19 vaccine during a recent outdoor vaccine clinic at Lake Farm County Park in Madison. JOHN HART, STATE JOURNAL David Wahlberg | Wisconsin State Journal Heading into Memorial Day weekend, Wisconsin is seeing fewer daily COVID-19 cases and …

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Union takes companies to task over mask policy changes | Coronavirus COVID-19 News

The country’s largest food and commercial union is taking major companies to task for coronavirus mask policy changes. The United Food and Commercial Workers, which represents 1.3 million food and retail workers, says CEOs should keep current mask rules in place for most people. The union says relaxed rules turn …

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PSU drops mask mandate, eases other virus-related restrictions | Coronavirus updates

PITTSBURG, Kan. — Pittsburg State University has rescinded its campus mask mandate, it announced Wednesday. Referencing guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Crawford County public health officer, the university also further relaxed occupancy limits in facilities and asked that all employees return to on-campus work by …

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State updates mask guidance for virus | Coronavirus

The Oregon Health Authority has updated the state’s guidance to protect against the coronavirus, declaring that people no longer need to wear masks outdoors, while those who are fully vaccinated can stop wearing masks in most indoor settings as long as they show proof of vaccination.  The guidance was issued after …

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Stillwater Billings Clinic continues mask requirement | Coronavirus

COLUMBUS, Mont. – On Thursday, the CDC released new federal guidelines regarding masking. Stillwater Billings Clinic announced in a release they will continue to require masks for all employees, patients and visitors onsite. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) updated their federal guidance that was implemented last March at the …

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Astoria reports virus case at Lewis and Clark Elementary School | Coronavirus

A person at Lewis and Clark Elementary School in Astoria tested positive for the coronavirus, the school district announced Thursday night. In a letter to parents, Superintendent Craig Hoppes said the district is contacting parents of any students who may have come in contact with the person. Hoppes did not …

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Kansas City mayor to announce new COVID-19 guidelines at noon Monday | Coronavirus

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas says he announce new COVID-19 guidelines for Kansas City on Monday. Lucas will be joined by Kansas City Health Department Director Dr. Rex Archer, Emergency Medical Services Medical Director Dr. Erica Carney and St. Luke’s North President & CEO Adele …

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Kansas City mayor to make COVID-19-related announcement on Monday | Coronavirus

KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) — Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas will make an announcement regarding public health guidance on the coronavirus on Monday, his office confirms to KCTV5. Lucas authored an opinion piece Sunday in The Kansas City Star, saying the city needs to take the coronavirus more seriously. “On …

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