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Worksites a trouble spot for coronavirus spread | Local

[ad_1] Warren County reported 23 new cases of coronavirus Wednesday. Tracers have not been able to determine where most people caught the virus, but suspect worksites. Warren County reported 23 new cases of coronavirus Wednesday, and tracers suspect many people got infected at work. Of the 23 cases, 14 cases …

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The first batch of coronavirus vaccines have arrived in Virginia. Here’s what comes next. | State and Regional News

[ad_1] Vaccinations at Sentara, the first hospital system in the state to report a vaccine shipment, won’t begin until Wednesday, when the doses have been distributed across its 11 additional hospital sites within the state. None of those are in Richmond, but at least one Bon Secours hospital in the area …

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Coronavirus-related hospitalizations rise slightly in North Dakota, 5 deaths reported | Health

[ad_1] North Dakota’s Department of Health on Monday reported 201 new cases of COVID-19 and a slight increase in coronavirus-related hospitalizations, along with five more deaths. The data was from a relatively low 3,603 tests handled Sunday. Testing often drops over the weekend. The positivity rate as calculated by the …

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Front line workers at Wexner Medical Center receive first coronavirus vaccines

[ad_1] A medical center employee carries coronavirus vaccines across the skyway Dec. 14. Credit: Mackenzie Shanklin | Photo Editor The first Ohioans were vaccinated for COVID-19 Monday at the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, as 30 frontline hospital workers received their first of two doses. Gov. Mike DeWine joined University …

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Cuomo’s new metrics for determining coronavirus microclusters | Local

[ad_1] ALBANY (TNS) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has new metrics for the microcluster zones as regions across the state see coronavirus cases climb. Cuomo also has new directions for growing hospital capacity and updated calibrations for business guidelines, rules that will force New York City to suspend indoor dining Monday and shutter gyms and salons …

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Coronavirus Updates: Positivity rate decreases to 6.63% | News

[ad_1] Coronavirus continues to impact the entire country, including Connecticut. Below is a breakdown of developments as they happen: As of Thursday, Gov. Ned Lamont said the state’s positivity rate was at 6.63 percent. There are 1,214 people hospitalized, and 142,979 positive cases have been reported since the beginning of …

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Taking a toll: local health workers offer personal perspectives on the coronavirus pandemic | Local News

[ad_1] Sandra Oliver, respiratory therapist, Mayo Sandra Oliver Support Local Journalism Your membership makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} “A year ago it may have seemed a futuristic scenario, a common movie theme, but the COVID pandemic is the fearful reality of 2020. For me it is terrifying because of the …

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Outbreak at Care Center adds to virus total | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Crawford County saw an increase of 160 COVID-19 cases over the weekend including a reported outbreak at the Crawford County Care Center, the county-owned nursing home in Saegertown. On Saturday, the Care Center reported nine positive coronavirus cases among residents and staff — and the potential for six additional cases. Eight …

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The US has added 1 million new coronavirus cases in only 5 days |

[ad_1] (CNN) — After the first cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in the United States on January 20, it took almost 100 days to reach 1 million infections. Now, the country has added more than 1 million cases to its grim total in just five days. From Tuesday to Saturday, …

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Nevada sets record with nearly 3,200 additional coronavirus cases | Coronavirus

[ad_1] CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada on Saturday reported a record nearly 3,200 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases and a record number of related hospitalizations. The state reported 3,194 additional known cases and 29 additional deaths, increasing the state’s totals to 165,628 cases and 2,301 deaths. A record 1,729 people …

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