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12/24/2021 Omicron: College basketball season crumbling with growing COVID cases USA Today ... COVID-19 Surge Teri Moren Talks Indiana Women's Basketball Final Nonconference Win of the Season Over Southern Illinois Kentucky‚Aos Oscar Tshiebwe out-rebounded WKU by himself and set a Rupp Arena record For men's and women's college basketball, the holiday season has come with a sickening sense of d√©j√† vu. As a new variant of the coronavirus, known as omicron , races across the globe, the sport is beginning ...
12/15/2021 COVID-19 number continue to climb Health officials reported 2,559 new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky on Tuesday with 14 new deaths.The current positivity rate stands at 8.79 percent.At least one local school, Mason County Middle School, is closed because of an outbreak of the coronavirus, officials said.‚AuWe had around 200 students in a quarantine situation with around 20 positive cases at MCMS late last week,‚Au Superintendent Rick Ross said Tuesday ...
12/14/2021 Solomon opposition figure faces charges over riots MSN ... Party president John Kwaita was arrested by armed police at his home late Monday and is being charged with breaking Covid-19 rules on public gatherings. "Police have released the suspect on bail," a police ... Video: Resident describes life in riot-hit Solomon Islands (AFP) Kentucky tornado survivors search for belongings in rubble The town of Mayfield in western Kentucky is in ruins after deadly tornadoes swept across the US ...
12/7/2021 Governor: Kentucky Hit by Across-The-Board Virus Escalation | Kentucky News | US News U.S. News & World Report By BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated PressFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) ‚Ai Kentucky has been hit by an across-the-board coronavirus escalation, driven by the delta variant that remains the main adversary in the fight against COVID-19, Gov. Andy Beshear said Monday.New coronavirus cases reported statewide during the weekend and on Monday totaled nearly 4,900, while the three-day death toll from the virus was 198, the governor said.Last ...
10/20/2021 COVID-19 Cases on the Decline in County | Local news AuWhat will bring cases down is getting the unvaccinated, vaccinated,‚Au she said. The Health Department reported 113 new COVID-19 cases for the previous week, with 198 COVID-19 related deaths. According to the Kentucky COVID-19 website, Hopkins County is now classified as orange with an incident rate of 22.4. An orange classification means there are between 10 and 25 average daily COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents ...
10/12/2021 Kentucky reports 722 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate continues to decline FRANKFORT, KY ‚Ai The Kentucky Department for Public Health reports 722 new COVID-19 cases across the state Monday, as well as 23 new virus-related deaths. The new cases include 147 children and teens age 18 and younger, KDPH reports. Over the weekend, KDPH reported 3,830 new COVID-19 cases, including 2,403 cases Saturday and 1,427 cases Sunday. Seventy-four deaths were reported over the weekend, including 53 deaths ...
10/9/2021 McConnell announces more than $21.4 million to strengthen mental health and substance abuse treatment programs in Kentucky McConnell announces more than $21.4 million to strengthen mental health and substance abuse treatment programs in Kentucky Published 7:00 am Saturday, October 9, 2021 OFFICE OF MITCH MCCONNELL News release U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch ... the Senate in 2020. ‚AuWhile Kentuckians worked to contain the COVID-19 pandemic over the past year-and-a-half, we also saw a tragic rise in mental health and substance abuse disorders. That‚Aos ...
10/7/2021 46% of local COVID cases are under 30 years old | News ... doctors and nurses across the nation have been talking about: younger people being put on ventilators or even dying from COVID-19. As of Wednesday, here is a breakdown of positive COVID-19 tests in ... said while the elderly were the first age group in Kentucky to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, younger people have had months to get the vaccine but declined to do so. Dr. Jenny Franke, the ...
10/7/2021 [New post] Someone speaks up, finally, for tens of millions with COVID antibodies Nwo Report posted: " Source: American Family News Staff COVID-19 has launched countless heated debates and discussions, as well as arguments and accusations, and now the topic of natural immunity is finally getting some national ... a recent Capitol Hill hearing, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) raised the issue of natural immunity and antibodies in a testy exchange with Xavier Becerra, who leads U.S. Health and Human Services."The science ...
10/7/2021 Someone speaks up, finally, for tens of millions with COVID antibodies Someone speaks up, finally, for tens of millions with COVID antibodiesDate: October 7, 2021Author: Nwo ReportSource: American Family News StaffCOVID-19 has launched countless heated debates and discussions, as well as arguments and accusations, and now the topic of natural immunity is finally getting some national attention, too.At a recent Capitol Hill hearing, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) raised the issue of natural immunity and ...
10/7/2021 Flush with COVID-19 aid, schools steer funding to sports | who13.com ... school district built a new football field. In Iowa, a high school weight room is getting a renovation. Another in Kentucky is replacing two outdoor tracks ‚Ai all of this funded by the billions of ... Aot achieve much for about a year.‚AuIowa‚Aos COVID-19 death toll increases to 6,654, IDPH saysRobin Lake, director of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, said every dollar of pandemic relief ...
10/7/2021 Google Alert - related related As-it-happens update ‚aO October 6, 2021 NEWS Oregon reports 33 more COVID-19 related deaths, 15,64 new cases - KTVZ KTVZ (KTVZ) -- There are 33 new COVID-19 related deaths in Oregon, raising the state's death toll to 3,900, the Oregon Health Authority reported Wednesday. Flag as irrelevant Kentucky reports 51 more coronavirus- related deaths - AP News Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) ‚Ai The coronavirus outbreak claimed the ...
10/6/2021 Hospitalization rates are down across the US, but these 8 states still have fewer than 15% of ICU beds available - Local News 8 By Madeline Holcombe, CNNWhile much of the US is seeing a decline in hospitalizations for COVID-19 , it‚Aos also evident the fight against the pandemic is far from over as eight states are reporting limited numbers of available ICU beds.Texas, Idaho, Alabama, Georgia, Oklahoma, Kentucky, Arkansas and North Carolina have 15% or less of their ICU capacity available to patients, according to data from the Department of ...
10/6/2021 McConnell announces more than $21.4 million to strengthen mental health and substance abuse treatment programs in Kentucky McConnell announces more than $21.4 million to strengthen mental health and substance abuse treatment programs in Kentucky Published 10:31 am Wednesday, October 6, 2021 OFFICE OF MITCH MCCONNELL News release U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch ... the Senate in 2020. ‚AuWhile Kentuckians worked to contain the COVID-19 pandemic over the past year-and-a-half, we also saw a tragic rise in mental health and substance abuse disorders. That‚Aos ...
10/6/2021 Hospitalization rates are down across the US, but these 8 states still have fewer than 15% of ICU beds available | Coronavirus | kctv5.com While much of the US is seeing a decline in hospitalizations for Covid-19 , it's also evident the fight against the pandemic is far from over as eight states are reporting limited numbers of available ICU beds.Texas, Idaho, Alabama, Georgia, Oklahoma, Kentucky, Arkansas and North Carolina have 15% or less of their ICU capacity available to patients, according to data from the Department of Health and Human Services.Dwindling ...
10/6/2021 Flush with COVID-19 aid, schools steer funding to sports - The Boston Globe Boston Globe IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) ‚Ai One Wisconsin school district built a new football field. In Iowa, a high school weight room is getting a renovation. Another in Kentucky is replacing two outdoor tracks ‚Ai all of this funded by the billions of dollars in federal pandemic relief Congress sent to schools this year.The money is part of a $123 billion infusion intended to help schools reopen and recover from ...
10/6/2021 COVID-19 aid being used to fund sports in Iowa, midwestern schools Des Moines Register In Iowa, a high school weight room is getting a renovation. One Wisconsin school district built a new football field. Another in Kentucky is replacing two outdoor tracks ‚Ai all funded by the billions of dollars in federal pandemic relief Congress sent to schools this year. The money was part of a $123 billion infusion intended to help schools reopen and recover from the pandemic. But with few limits on ...
10/5/2021 Baptist Health gets help from National Guard On Monday, several of the Kentucky National Guards came to Madisonville to assist Baptist Health Deaconess Madisonville. Hospital President Robert Ramey said it is always good to have the extra hands helping out in the ... as helping to unload and deliver supplies, sitting with non-COVID-19 patients, cleaning with the EVS crews, working in food service and helping to screen patients and visitors. ‚AuHaving the Guard members here has ...
10/5/2021 Beshear sees 'rays of hope' but says Kentucky hospitals are still struggling and need an even steeper decline in cases - Health News State Department for Public Health graph, adapted by Kentucky Health News By Melissa PatrickKentucky Health News Gov. Andy Beshear said he sees "rays of hope" in Kentucky's pandemic trends, but said hospitals need the downward trend to accelerate even more. He also warned that the state will see many more Covid-19 deaths.Kentucky hospitals reported 1,668 Covid-19 patients Monday, down 222 (11.7%) from the last report, on ...
10/5/2021 Chicago Travel Advisory at 47 states, 3 territories CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Chicago Department of Public Health removed one state from its weekly COVID-19 travel advisory. The city's COVID-19 quarantine advisory includes 47 states and three territories. The department removed Connecticut from ... Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio ...
10/5/2021 UK Healthcare Chaplain Shares His Perspective On COVID-19 ... in its‚Ao series ‚AuVoices from the Front Lines‚Au. The series highlights stories from frontline staff who care for COVID-19 patients. In the second video, Rev. Jay Fulton shares his perspective on telling ... ABC 36 family as a Co-Anchor of Good Morning Kentucky weekday mornings from 5am-7am with Cody Adams and Good Day Kentucky weekday mornings from 9am to 10am. She is also a Web and ...
10/5/2021 Which jobs qualify for COVID-19 booster shots in Kentucky, Indiana? Which jobs qualify for COVID-19 booster shots in Kentucky, Indiana? COVID-19 booster shots have started going out across Kentucky and Indiana and some residents may have questions about whether they qualify. In short, booster shots are not recommended for everyone at this time. And only a third dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is endorsed by U.S. health officials. Amid questions about who can get their third ...
10/4/2021 The National Guard is deployed to hospitals in California and Indiana amid staff shortages due to the COVID-19 pandemic The National Guard was called in to help hospitals in Northern California and Indiana, where the battle against COVID-19 and the increase in cases due to the delta variant have exhausted health personnel, according to local media. It is not the first time that security forces attend health centers during the pandemic, not only in California and Indiana but also in Georgia, Oregon, Kentucky, New York and other parts ...
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10/4/2021 Beshear urges bonuses for essential workers during pandemic SFGate Beshear urges bonuses for essential workers during pandemic BRUCE SCHREINER , Associated Press Facebook Twitter EmailFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) ‚Ai Gov. Andy Beshear recommended Monday that Kentucky use $400 million in federal pandemic relief assistance to provide bonuses next year for beleaguered health-care staff and other frontline workers who provided essential services during the COVID-19 outbreak.The Democratic governor said he intends to send a framework of the plan ...