Monroe County, Indiana

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7/21/2021 COVID update for region republictimes.net Monroe County has seen 19 new COVID cases from July 14 to July 20, with nearly 20 active cases currently and two local residents hospitalized. As of Tuesday, 46.82 percent of Monroe County residents (16,076 residents) are fully vaccinated. The Monroe County Health Department is hosting a COVID vaccine clinic at its office, 1315 Jamie Lane, Waterloo, from 9-11:30 a.m. July 22. Call or text 618-340-4819 or 618-612-6404 for an ...
7/15/2021 Monroe County hosting a no appointment needed pop-up vaccine clinic wcbi.com ... Äôs the most since March 17th. 91 of the current patients are in ICU. Health experts continue to say the best protection against the virus is through a vaccine. The pop-up clinic in Monroe County will be open from 9 AM until noon on Friday and Saturday. Anyone 12 years and older can get a shot. Second vaccine doses will be available in the area three weeks from now ...
7/15/2021 School districts waiting for updated re-opening guidance from NYS whec.com ... timetable for when it will determine whether to allow schools to follow it or update its own guidance. Bo Wright is the current superintendent in Rush-Henrietta and serves as the President of the Monroe County Council of School Superintendents. “I can tell you… superintendents, principles, teachers we want to re-open schools fully and I know that parents want that as well, we think we have a moral ...
7/15/2021 RMSC receives funding from Monroe County for career program whec.com Emily Putnam 06:27 On Wednesday, the Rochester Museum and Science Center announced that it has received funding from Monroe County to expand its Career Ladder program. In its 10-year history, the Career Ladder program has helped more than 65 students get their starts in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math). County Executive Adam Bello joined RMSC President and CEO Hillary Olson at a press conference on Wednesday. The ...
7/15/2021 One person injured in crash near Tomah lacrossetribune.com Steve RundioOne person was injured after a single-vehicle crash Wednesday near Tomah.According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, a driver of an F-130 truck was found injured and trapped inside a vehicle that collided with a tree on Hwy. 21 in the town of Greenfield. The Oakdale Fire Department extricated the victim, who was transported to a local hospital by Tomah Area Ambulance Service.The sheriff's ...
7/14/2021 4 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Luzerne County on Wednesday; 273 statewide timesleader.com ... and no new deaths. The death count is at 829. The county’s total cases is now at 32,180 since the pandemic began last year. Neighboring Lackawanna County has 18,612 cases and 483 deaths; Monroe County has 14,875 cases and 322 deaths. The Department of Health Wednesday confirmed there were 273 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,214,927. Statewide percent positivity for the week of ...
7/14/2021 Less than half of locals vaccinated republictimes.net A total of 54 shots were administered Thursday during a COVID vaccine clinic at the Monroe County Health Department office in Waterloo. Some of those were second doses, Monroe County Health Department Administrator John Wagner said. Only a handful of residents took advantage of a COVID vaccine clinic July 4 at the Columbia American Leg ...
7/14/2021 Ending Hunger in America: Local Innovations to Inform a National Strategy US House of Representatives ... RD, Executive Director, NYC Mayor's Office of Food Policy Statement BiographyKrysten Aguilar, Co-Executive Director, La Semilla Food Center Statement BiographyDavid Zuckerman, Executive Director, Healthcare Anchor Network Statement BiographyLaura Gustin, Director, Monroe County Systems Integration Project, United Way of Greater Rochester Statement BiographyChristopher Bradshaw, Founder and Executive Director, Dreaming Out Loud, Inc. Contact Us ...
7/13/2021 Body found on Avenue D in Rochester NY; investigation underway democratandchronicle.com ... the death are unknown at this time and we are currently investigating," Cornell added.He declined to reveal the gender of the body and how long the person had been dead.Cornell said the Monroe County Medical Examiner's Office was contacted and will be conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of death.Earlier in the afternoon, officers were called to Arbutus Street, which runs between Northland and Clifford avenues ...
7/6/2021 The stimulus helped these Trump voters pay rent and bills. But they blame it for a range of economic ills. The Washington Post ... has shot up,” Beckett said, referring to the day Biden was inaugurated . “Just look at gas — it’s $3 a gallon, when it had been $1.79.”Beckett’s ambivalence is echoed across Monroe County , made up of small towns and family farms tucked in the Appalachian region of southeastern Ohio.In this impoverished pocket of the United States, the most recent round of stimulus payments — $1,400 for Americans ...
7/1/2021 The pandemic's racial disparities rochesterbeacon.com COVID-19 is not an equal-opportunity disease. A recent Monroe County Department of Health analysis of local COVID cases, hospitalizations and deaths found that Black, Latino and Asian residents, who make up just over 29 percent of the county population, accounted for almost 23 percent of the 55,451 cases of coronavirus that were reported by April 1. Of the people of color who contracted the illness, 249, or 2 ...
7/1/2021 Monroe County links horse tranquilizer to deadly overdoses whec.com Monroe County links horse tranquilizer to deadly overdosesPhoto: File photo, News10NBC. WHECTV Created: July 01, 2021 04:25 PMROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Monroe County is warning residents that a deadly substance has been identified in street drugs and linked to recent fatal overdoses .The substance is called xylazine and it’s commonly referred to as horse tranquilizer.The county says it’s a substance that is not approved for ...
6/30/2021 11 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Luzerne County on Wednesday; 1 death timesleader.com ... new death. The death count is at 827. The new report brings the county’s total cases to 32,107 since the pandemic began last year. Neighboring Lackawanna County has 18,561 cases and 482 deaths; Monroe County has 14,827 cases and 321 deaths. The Department of Health Wednesday confirmed there were 202 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,212,071. Statewide percent positivity for the week of ...
6/30/2021 ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) & The Competition Financial Analysis baseballnewssource.com ... 401(K) retirement planning, and individual health products, as well as asset management and trust, and investment services. As of September 30, 2020, it operated 22 full-service banking offices, including 7 offices in Monroe County , 3 offices in Lehigh County, 6 offices in Northampton County, 1 office in Lackawanna County, 1 office in Luzerne County, 1 office in Chester County, 2 offices in Delaware County, and 1 office in ...
6/30/2021 ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) & The Competition Financial Analysis baseballnewssource.com ... 401(K) retirement planning, and individual health products, as well as asset management and trust, and investment services. As of September 30, 2020, it operated 22 full-service banking offices, including 7 offices in Monroe County , 3 offices in Lehigh County, 6 offices in Northampton County, 1 office in Lackawanna County, 1 office in Luzerne County, 1 office in Chester County, 2 offices in Delaware County, and 1 office in ...
6/29/2021 Coming up on Connections: Tuesday, June 29 wxxinews.org First hour: An update on the state of vaccinations in New York State Second hour: Discussing climate action in Monroe County Recently, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former commissioner of the FDA, said parts of the U.S. could experience "very dense outbreaks" of COVID-19 due to the Delta variant. He said those outbreaks would be hyper-regionalized, affecting areas with low vaccination rates. Rural communities in parts of New York have ...
6/29/2021 2 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Luzerne County on Tuesday; 162 statewide timesleader.com ... deaths. The death count is at 826.The new report brings the county’s total cases to 32,107 since the pandemic began last year.Neighboring Lackawanna County has 18,560 cases and 482 deaths; Monroe County has 14,825 cases and 321 deaths.The Department of Health Tuesday confirmed there were 162 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,211,869.Statewide percent positivity for the week of ...
6/28/2021 4 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Luzerne County on Monday; 104 statewide timesleader.com ... new deaths. The death count is at 826.The new report brings the county’s total cases to 32,105 since the pandemic began last year.Neighboring Lackawanna County has 18,556 cases and 481 deaths; Monroe County has 14,823 cases and 321 deaths.The Department of Health Monday confirmed there were 104 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,211,707.Statewide percent positivity for the week of ...
6/28/2021 Vice President Kamala Harris postpones Monday trip to Detroit amid flooding detroitnews.com ... the White House’s “month of action,” announced by President Joe Biden earlier this month urging more Americans to get their shots before the July 4 holiday.ÂDetroit and Monroe County are among the areas of the state to report the lowest percentage of people to be vaccinated with all doses required against COVID-19, according to the Michigan Health & Hospital Association and state ...
6/27/2021 As delta variant continues to spread, Rochester residents defend masking | RochesterFirst rochesterfirst.com ... who are fully vaccinated continue to enjoy activities without masking or distancing. This includes Rochester’s community, which has seen multiple businesses and attractions permanently re-open.Despite the high percentage of vaccinations in Monroe County , some residents believe masking is always beneficial, regardless if you are fully vaccinated.“I have my mask right here you should wear it every day,” Rochester native Johnny Cadena said. “Even if you ...