Tag Archives: Idaho

Tensions flare over mask requirements as coronavirus grips smaller U.S. cities

[ad_1] Arguments over mask requirements and other restrictions have turned ugly in recent days as the deadly coronavirus surge across the U.S. engulfs small and medium-size cities that once seemed safely removed from the outbreak. In Boise, Idaho, public health officials about to vote on a four-county mask mandate abruptly …

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Idaho experiencing biggest spike in COVID-19 cases since pandemic began | Coronavirus

[ad_1] BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho is seeing its largest coronavirus spike since the pandemic began, with new cases increasing by 46.5% over the past two weeks. That trend has some health care experts urging Gov. Brad Little to take additional action to slow the spread. “As a health system, …

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Idaho is entering 3rd coronavirus wave, health experts say | Local

[ad_1] Pamela Downer, the nurse oversight manager at Veranda Senior Living in Meridian, is tested via nasal swab for COVID-19 by another employee, as the staff are trained on how to administer coronavirus tests by Crush The Curve Idaho on May 28. Darin Oswald, Idaho Statesman BOISE (AP) — Idaho …

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August was deadliest month for coronavirus in California and Idaho | World news

[ad_1] As August came to a close, several states marked the month as their deadliest yet in battling the coronavirus pandemic, including Idaho and California. According to an LA Times analysis, California reported 3,745 Covid-19 deaths in August, an 18% increase since July. With 700,000 coronavirus cases, California had the …

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31 new COVID-19 cases identified in Southeast Idaho on Thursday | Coronavirus

[ad_1] Southeastern Idaho Public Health has 31 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 (15 in Bannock County, 9 in Bingham County, and 7 in Power County) in southeast Idaho. This brings the total of confirmed and probable cases to 1225. Out of the 1225 cases, 1049 have recovered from COVID-19. For …

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