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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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Hospitals back on the brink of COVID-19 disaster as Midwest numbers spike | Local News

[ad_1] Medical staff attending to patients stricken with COVID-19 don protective equipment in a unit dedicated to treatment of the coronavirus at UW Health in Madison, Wis.  JOHN HART, STATE JOURNAL LEE ENTERPRISES Midwest reporting This is the first in a series of special reports by the Lee Enterprises Midwest reporting …

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Coronavirus Latest: New hospitalization records in St. Louis | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Saturday, Nov. 14 2 p.m. The St. Louis Metropolitan Pandemic Task Force on Saturday said the region reached a new record high with the seven-day average of new COVID-19 hospital admissions and total hospitalizations. …

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Coronavirus Latest: Missouri breaks hospitalization, daily case record | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Saturday, Nov. 14 12:00 p.m. Missouri health officials reported on Saturday the state’s biggest one-day increase in COVID-19 cases amid record hospitalizations across the state. Missouri now has 235,722 positive cases, an increase of …

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Coronavirus Latest: County’s top prosecutor will ‘not tolerate’ health order violators | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Friday, Nov. 13 KMOV 7 p.m. St. Louis County’s top prosecutor said his office will deal with all credible allegations of people and businesses violating the county’s new COVID-19 restrictions. “While we place a …

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Coronavirus Latest: Parson responds to Dr. Garza’s request for action | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Friday, Nov. 13 3:15 p.m. Governor Mike Parson’s office responded on Friday to Dr. Garza’s request for more statewide restrictions amid the surge in COVID-19 cases. Kelli Jones, a spokeswoman for Parson, released the …

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Coronavirus Latest: Health department officials stress mask wearing, limits to social gatherings | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. Friday – 11 a.m.  Members of health departments across the area gathered to provide a virtual update Friday morning on how their communities are handling the pandemic. Representatives from St. Louis County, St. Louis …

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Coronavirus Latest: St. Louis City rolls out new COVID-19 restrictions | News Headlines

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) — Here are the latest COVID-19 updates for the St. Louis area. 8:40 p.m. St. Louis City Mayor Lyda Krewson announced gatherings of more than 10 people will be prohibited in the city starting Saturday. Krewson tweeted the announcement Thursday saying, “over the last few weeks, …

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