Wednesday, April 21, 2021
CLOSE USA TODAY answers a question you may be wondering: Is coronavirus worse than the flu? USA TODAYI'm not an expert on the COVID-19 virus by any stretch, but I study epidemics and have general knowledge and training that is applicable. Here are my thoughts on what's happening and what we should do: First of all, we…
Boston Marathon postponed until Sept. 14 amid virus concerns BOSTON (AP) — Organizers of the Boston Marathon, the planet’s most celebrated footrace, are postponing the event until Sept. 14 because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced Friday. The Boston Athletic Association, which oversees the marathon, had held off deciding the…
Wyoming's third coronavirus case identified in Sheridan County A health official takes samples for a coronavirus test from a journalist in Bucharest, Romania, on Friday after it was confirmed that a senator who attended several meetings in the building tested positive for the infection. George Calin, AP A Sheridan County man has been identified as…
NEW ORLEANS- At least one person who attended a journalism conference in New Orleans has tested positive for the coronavirus. IRE released a statement on Twitter confirming the case, adding, "To ensure the safety of our attendees and community, IRE is notifying conference attendees now so that individuals can make their own decisions on how…
There are now a total of 160 positive coronavirus tests for Florida residents, according to state database. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two more Northeast Florida residents have tested positive for COVID-19, the Florida Health Department announced Monday evening.The Health Department confirmed one new case in Duval County and another single case in St. Johns County. A…
GOOD EVENING -- THANKS FOR JOINING US. I'M JOE GLAUBER. WE BEGIN TONIGHT WITH BREAKING NEWS. THE LATEST CASE OF COVID-19 IN MAINE...IS A SHAWS EMPLOYEE IN PORTLAND. AN EMPLOYEE AT THE SHAW'S ON CONGRESS STREET HAS TESTED POSTIVE FOR COVID- 19...ACCORDING TO A SPOKESPERSON FOR THE SUPERMARKET CHAIN. SHAWS ALSO TELLING US...THAT THE SUPERMARKET…
Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich discusses the coronavirus patient from Fort Lee who is being treated at Hackensack University Medical Center, during a press conference at Borough Hall in Fort Lee, March, 5, 2020.Ed Murray | NJ Advance Media forHours after New Jersey’s first confirmed case of the coronavirus was confirmed as a Fort Lee…
COVID-19 is probably circulating in your community even if one of your neighbors hasn’t tested positive for the coronavirus. Minnesota Department of Health reported another dozen cases of the coronavirus Thursday bringing the state total to 89. Patients are spread across 19 of Minnesota’s 87 counties with most of the cases in the populous Twin…
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) -- To prevent the spread of coronavirus, Sacramento County will be under a "stay at home" order from the public health officer, directing all individuals living in the county to stay at their place of residence except for essential activities. This is a legal order but officials stopped short of explicitly calling…
20Oregon Health Authority coronavirus COVID-19 response location in PortlandWashington County on Wednesday became the second county in the state to issue an emergency declaration in response to coronavirus.The county joins Clackamas County as the only places with emergency declarations, which allow communities to establish emergency policies and protocols and possibly recoup costs from their response…