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Contact tracing for COVID-19 coming to Lake County; 59 more deaths

Contact tracing for COVID-19 coming to Lake County; 59 more deaths

The state already does contact tracing but, with thousands of COVID-19 cases across Illinois, it needs to be expanded, he said.... That brings the total number [...] Read full article: Contact tracing for COVID-19 coming to L...→

Contact tracing for COVID-19 coming to Lake County; 59 more deaths

Contact tracing for COVID-19 coming to Lake County; 59 more deaths

The state already does contact tracing but, with thousands of COVID-19 cases across Illinois, it needs to be expanded, he said.... That brings the total number [...] Read full article: Contact tracing for COVID-19 coming to L...→

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day wee [...] Read full article: Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake...→

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

The most recent computation by NBC News found that as of May 11 at least 27,000 older Americans who were residents of long-term care facilities had died. Read full article: Nursing homes don't have to report COVID...→

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases

Deaths from COVID-19 spiked by 110 Friday, with 2,758 additional cases, officials said. Read full article: 110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new case...→

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

New York has 40% more nursing home patients than Florida, but 700% more nursing home covid deaths. Was a state mandate to blame? Read full article: Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New Yo...→

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Another seven people have died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, according to county health officials who also reported Thursday 183 new cases of th [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-...→

New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 contact tracing scam

New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 contact tracing scam

Suspicious text messages seek to extract personal information during public health crisis Read full article: New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 ...→

Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-Related Deaths; Total Rises to 132

Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-Related Deaths; Total Rises to 132

Officials in Tarrant Country reported Wednesday two more coronavirus-related deaths and 68 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-R...→

Kane County Board blocks coroner's ability to share COVID-19 death stats

Kane County Board blocks coroner's ability to share COVID-19 death stats

A week after deciding not to restrict the coroner's use of the official county newsletter to publish COVID-19 death stats, the Kane County Board changed its mi [...] Read full article: Kane County Board blocks coroner's abili...→

Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Including 732 Residents At Long-Term Care Facilities

Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Including 732 Residents At Long-Term Care Facilities

The total number of Hoosiers who have died from COVID-19 now stands at 1,678 and continues to hit older residents hardest, including 732 deaths at long-term ca [...] Read full article: Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Includ...→

Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restrictions

Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restrictions

"There's been a couple hiccups where I double booked, but it's just growing pains." Read full article: Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restri...→

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Health officials are reporting another death from the coronavirus and 224 additional positive cases in Dallas.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases top 46,400 as deaths near 2,000

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases top 46,400 as deaths near 2,000

(WSVN) - There are now more than 46,400 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 1,997 deaths. As of 11 a.m., Monday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases t...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchlings get a good head start in Lake County

Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchlings get a good head start in Lake County

The supporting cast was absent, but the work of boosting the population of an endangered species in Lake County continued Friday with the release of 53 baby Bl [...] Read full article: Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchli...→

COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term care facilities now account for nearly half of deaths

COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term care facilities now account for nearly half of deaths

After Florida news media, including ABC Action News, pushed for the release of information about COVID-19 deaths and infections at specific long-term care faci [...] Read full article: COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term car...→

Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-Related Deaths Thursday; Total Rises to 139

Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-Related Deaths Thursday; Total Rises to 139

Officials in Tarrant Country reported Thursday seven more coronavirus-related deaths and 92 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-R...→

Cook County passes COVID property-tax relief

The Cook County Board approved some relief for property taxpayers today, agreeing to waive late-payment interest penalties for two months. Bills are still tech [...] Read full article: Cook County passes COVID property-tax re...→

Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half-staff for COVID-19 deaths

Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half-staff for COVID-19 deaths

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer sent President Trump a letter Thursday, requesting he fly flags at half-staff on publi [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to...→

Arlington County summer camps canceled due to COVID-19 concerns | WTOP

Arlington County’s summer camps are canceled due to growing concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Arlington County summer camps canceled d...→

Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Officials in Collin County reported 26 additional cases of the new coronavirus Tuesday, raising the countywide total to 1,073. Read full article: Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of...→

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Another employee at the Cook County Circuit Court clerk’s office has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the overall total to 25. Read full article: 25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook...→

Opinion: California's Contact Tracing for COVID-19 Shows Potential of 'Data for Good' - Times of San Diego

New apps will maintain contacts on individual phones, rather than central servers, saving data for public health goals without sacrificing personal privacy. Read full article: Opinion: California's Contact Tracing fo...→

South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19

South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19

Experts say in the months ahead, there could be hundreds of thousands of contact tracers needed nationwide, and the State of Illinois said they may hire a few [...] Read full article: South Side Residents Push For Contact Tr...→

Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Health officials in Denton County reported Sunday 18 new cases of COVID-19 and seven more recoveries from the coronavirus. Read full article: Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Case...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID...→

How lack of healthy food plays a role in COVID-19 deaths in Chicago's black communities

How lack of healthy food plays a role in COVID-19 deaths in Chicago's black communities

By Dorothy Tucker, Samah Assad, Carol Thompson... CHICAGO (CBS) — Last month, Rev. Marshall Hatch stood over his older sister’s grave and led the family in pra [...] Read full article: How lack of healthy food plays a role in...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

The Clerk's Office has a total staff of 265 people and no one has been furloughed. A representative said the certificates have to be printed on customized secu [...] Read full article: After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Loo...→

Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June 1; more contact tracing in Md. | WTOP

Prince George’s County is on its way to a modified reopening June 1. And statewide contact tracing is set to launch next week. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June...→

Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus Contact Tracing Tech

Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus Contact Tracing Tech

Tech giants Apple and Google have reportedly released the technology to automatically notify people if they have been exposed to individuals that have tested p [...] Read full article: Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus C...→

Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of COVID-19

Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of COVID-19

Health officials in Collin County reported 17 additional cases of the new coronavirus Wednesday, as the countywide case total reach 1,090. Read full article: Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of CO...→

Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of COVID-19 Reopenings To Include Dine-In Restaurants, Schools

Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of COVID-19 Reopenings To Include Dine-In Restaurants, Schools

Health officials announced late Tuesday night that the state has given them approval to lift COVID-19 restrictions including shopping malls, dine-in restaurant [...] Read full article: Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of CO...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With Restrictions

Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With Restrictions

Boaters will now be able to enjoy more of the outdoors in Napa County as Lake Berryessa reopened Saturday with restrictions. Read full article: Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens Wi...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Public health officials are reporting 511 new cases of COVID-19 as businesses in Marion County saw weekend crowds during the first weekend after reopening Read full article: Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-1...→

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

Colorado’s health department changed the way it publicly reports coronavirus deaths Friday, introducing a second category of fatalities after its methods came [...] Read full article: As coronavirus deaths become political f...→

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

One of the higher points is a benchmark was reached in testing as nearly 2.5% of the population has been tested, up from 2%. Read full article: Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx....→

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day wee [...] Read full article: Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake...→

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases

Deaths from COVID-19 spiked by 110 Friday, with 2,758 additional cases, officials said. Read full article: 110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new case...→

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

The Clerk's Office has a total staff of 265 people and no one has been furloughed. A representative said the certificates have to be printed on customized secu [...] Read full article: After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Loo...→

Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-Related Deaths Thursday; Total Rises to 139

Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-Related Deaths Thursday; Total Rises to 139

Officials in Tarrant Country reported Thursday seven more coronavirus-related deaths and 92 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-R...→

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Another seven people have died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, according to county health officials who also reported Thursday 183 new cases of th [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-...→

Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus Contact Tracing Tech

Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus Contact Tracing Tech

Tech giants Apple and Google have reportedly released the technology to automatically notify people if they have been exposed to individuals that have tested p [...] Read full article: Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus C...→

Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half-staff for COVID-19 deaths

Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half-staff for COVID-19 deaths

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer sent President Trump a letter Thursday, requesting he fly flags at half-staff on publi [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to...→

Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-Related Deaths; Total Rises to 132

Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-Related Deaths; Total Rises to 132

Officials in Tarrant Country reported Wednesday two more coronavirus-related deaths and 68 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-R...→

Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of COVID-19 Reopenings To Include Dine-In Restaurants, Schools

Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of COVID-19 Reopenings To Include Dine-In Restaurants, Schools

Health officials announced late Tuesday night that the state has given them approval to lift COVID-19 restrictions including shopping malls, dine-in restaurant [...] Read full article: Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of CO...→

Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Officials in Collin County reported 26 additional cases of the new coronavirus Tuesday, raising the countywide total to 1,073. Read full article: Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of...→

Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Including 732 Residents At Long-Term Care Facilities

Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Including 732 Residents At Long-Term Care Facilities

The total number of Hoosiers who have died from COVID-19 now stands at 1,678 and continues to hit older residents hardest, including 732 deaths at long-term ca [...] Read full article: Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Includ...→

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Health officials are reporting another death from the coronavirus and 224 additional positive cases in Dallas.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224...→

Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With Restrictions

Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With Restrictions

Boaters will now be able to enjoy more of the outdoors in Napa County as Lake Berryessa reopened Saturday with restrictions. Read full article: Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens Wi...→

South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19

South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19

Experts say in the months ahead, there could be hundreds of thousands of contact tracers needed nationwide, and the State of Illinois said they may hire a few [...] Read full article: South Side Residents Push For Contact Tr...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Public health officials are reporting 511 new cases of COVID-19 as businesses in Marion County saw weekend crowds during the first weekend after reopening Read full article: Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-1...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID...→

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

One of the higher points is a benchmark was reached in testing as nearly 2.5% of the population has been tested, up from 2%. Read full article: Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx....→

Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchlings get a good head start in Lake County

Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchlings get a good head start in Lake County

The supporting cast was absent, but the work of boosting the population of an endangered species in Lake County continued Friday with the release of 53 baby Bl [...] Read full article: Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchli...→

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

The most recent computation by NBC News found that as of May 11 at least 27,000 older Americans who were residents of long-term care facilities had died. Read full article: Nursing homes don't have to report COVID...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term care facilities now account for nearly half of deaths

COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term care facilities now account for nearly half of deaths

After Florida news media, including ABC Action News, pushed for the release of information about COVID-19 deaths and infections at specific long-term care faci [...] Read full article: COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term car...→

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

New York has 40% more nursing home patients than Florida, but 700% more nursing home covid deaths. Was a state mandate to blame? Read full article: Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New Yo...→

Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June 1; more contact tracing in Md. | WTOP

Prince George’s County is on its way to a modified reopening June 1. And statewide contact tracing is set to launch next week. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June...→

Cook County passes COVID property-tax relief

The Cook County Board approved some relief for property taxpayers today, agreeing to waive late-payment interest penalties for two months. Bills are still tech [...] Read full article: Cook County passes COVID property-tax re...→

New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 contact tracing scam

New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 contact tracing scam

Suspicious text messages seek to extract personal information during public health crisis Read full article: New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 ...→

Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of COVID-19

Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of COVID-19

Health officials in Collin County reported 17 additional cases of the new coronavirus Wednesday, as the countywide case total reach 1,090. Read full article: Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of CO...→

Arlington County summer camps canceled due to COVID-19 concerns | WTOP

Arlington County’s summer camps are canceled due to growing concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Arlington County summer camps canceled d...→

Kane County Board blocks coroner's ability to share COVID-19 death stats

Kane County Board blocks coroner's ability to share COVID-19 death stats

A week after deciding not to restrict the coroner's use of the official county newsletter to publish COVID-19 death stats, the Kane County Board changed its mi [...] Read full article: Kane County Board blocks coroner's abili...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Another employee at the Cook County Circuit Court clerk’s office has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the overall total to 25. Read full article: 25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook...→

Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restrictions

Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restrictions

"There's been a couple hiccups where I double booked, but it's just growing pains." Read full article: Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restri...→

Opinion: California's Contact Tracing for COVID-19 Shows Potential of 'Data for Good' - Times of San Diego

New apps will maintain contacts on individual phones, rather than central servers, saving data for public health goals without sacrificing personal privacy. Read full article: Opinion: California's Contact Tracing fo...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases top 46,400 as deaths near 2,000

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases top 46,400 as deaths near 2,000

(WSVN) - There are now more than 46,400 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 1,997 deaths. As of 11 a.m., Monday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases t...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Health officials in Denton County reported Sunday 18 new cases of COVID-19 and seven more recoveries from the coronavirus. Read full article: Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Case...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

Colorado’s health department changed the way it publicly reports coronavirus deaths Friday, introducing a second category of fatalities after its methods came [...] Read full article: As coronavirus deaths become political f...→

How lack of healthy food plays a role in COVID-19 deaths in Chicago's black communities

How lack of healthy food plays a role in COVID-19 deaths in Chicago's black communities

By Dorothy Tucker, Samah Assad, Carol Thompson... CHICAGO (CBS) — Last month, Rev. Marshall Hatch stood over his older sister’s grave and led the family in pra [...] Read full article: How lack of healthy food plays a role in...→

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake Merritt Memorial Day Weekend To Prevent Spike In COVID-19

Oakland is a hot spot for the coronavirus so crowd control at Lake Merritt, the heart and crown jewel of Oakland, is especially important this Memorial Day wee [...] Read full article: Focus On Crowd Control At Oakland's Lake...→

Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchlings get a good head start in Lake County

Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchlings get a good head start in Lake County

The supporting cast was absent, but the work of boosting the population of an endangered species in Lake County continued Friday with the release of 53 baby Bl [...] Read full article: Turt Reynolds? Blanding's turtle hatchli...→

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

The most recent computation by NBC News found that as of May 11 at least 27,000 older Americans who were residents of long-term care facilities had died. Read full article: Nursing homes don't have to report COVID...→

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb Back Above 200 Friday; Four Deaths Reported

After dropping into the 180s for the last two days, the number of new COVID-19 cases in Dallas County again topped 200 on Friday, county health officials say. [...] Read full article: New Dallas County COVID-19 Cases Climb B...→

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases

110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new cases

Deaths from COVID-19 spiked by 110 Friday, with 2,758 additional cases, officials said. Read full article: 110 more COVID-19 deaths, 2,758 new case...→

COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term care facilities now account for nearly half of deaths

COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term care facilities now account for nearly half of deaths

After Florida news media, including ABC Action News, pushed for the release of information about COVID-19 deaths and infections at specific long-term care faci [...] Read full article: COVID-19 deaths in Florida long-term car...→

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Look Into Issuing Death Certificates, Deemed Non Essential During COVID-19

The Clerk's Office has a total staff of 265 people and no one has been furloughed. A representative said the certificates have to be printed on customized secu [...] Read full article: After CBS 2 Report, Cook County Will Loo...→

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

New York has 40% more nursing home patients than Florida, but 700% more nursing home covid deaths. Was a state mandate to blame? Read full article: Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New Yo...→

Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-Related Deaths Thursday; Total Rises to 139

Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-Related Deaths Thursday; Total Rises to 139

Officials in Tarrant Country reported Thursday seven more coronavirus-related deaths and 92 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 7 More COVID-19-R...→

Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June 1; more contact tracing in Md. | WTOP

Prince George’s County is on its way to a modified reopening June 1. And statewide contact tracing is set to launch next week. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Prince George’s Co. looks to reopen June...→

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-19 Cases But Adds 7 Deaths Thursday

Another seven people have died in Dallas County after contracting COVID-19, according to county health officials who also reported Thursday 183 new cases of th [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports Drop in New COVID-...→

Cook County passes COVID property-tax relief

The Cook County Board approved some relief for property taxpayers today, agreeing to waive late-payment interest penalties for two months. Bills are still tech [...] Read full article: Cook County passes COVID property-tax re...→

Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus Contact Tracing Tech

Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus Contact Tracing Tech

Tech giants Apple and Google have reportedly released the technology to automatically notify people if they have been exposed to individuals that have tested p [...] Read full article: Apple and Google Release Chinese Virus C...→

New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 contact tracing scam

New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 contact tracing scam

Suspicious text messages seek to extract personal information during public health crisis Read full article: New Jersey residents warned of COVID-19 ...→

Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half-staff for COVID-19 deaths

Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to fly flags at half-staff for COVID-19 deaths

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer sent President Trump a letter Thursday, requesting he fly flags at half-staff on publi [...] Read full article: Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer ask Trump to...→

Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of COVID-19

Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of COVID-19

Health officials in Collin County reported 17 additional cases of the new coronavirus Wednesday, as the countywide case total reach 1,090. Read full article: Collin County Reports 17 New Cases of CO...→

Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-Related Deaths; Total Rises to 132

Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-Related Deaths; Total Rises to 132

Officials in Tarrant Country reported Wednesday two more coronavirus-related deaths and 68 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. Read full article: Tarrant County Reports 2 More COVID-19-R...→

Arlington County summer camps canceled due to COVID-19 concerns | WTOP

Arlington County’s summer camps are canceled due to growing concerns from the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Arlington County summer camps canceled d...→

Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of COVID-19 Reopenings To Include Dine-In Restaurants, Schools

Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of COVID-19 Reopenings To Include Dine-In Restaurants, Schools

Health officials announced late Tuesday night that the state has given them approval to lift COVID-19 restrictions including shopping malls, dine-in restaurant [...] Read full article: Napa County Prepares For Expansion Of CO...→

Kane County Board blocks coroner's ability to share COVID-19 death stats

Kane County Board blocks coroner's ability to share COVID-19 death stats

A week after deciding not to restrict the coroner's use of the official county newsletter to publish COVID-19 death stats, the Kane County Board changed its mi [...] Read full article: Kane County Board blocks coroner's abili...→

Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Officials in Collin County reported 26 additional cases of the new coronavirus Tuesday, raising the countywide total to 1,073. Read full article: Collin County Adds 26 Confirmed Cases of...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Including 732 Residents At Long-Term Care Facilities

Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Including 732 Residents At Long-Term Care Facilities

The total number of Hoosiers who have died from COVID-19 now stands at 1,678 and continues to hit older residents hardest, including 732 deaths at long-term ca [...] Read full article: Indiana COVID-19 Deaths At 1,678, Includ...→

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office

Another employee at the Cook County Circuit Court clerk’s office has tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the overall total to 25. Read full article: 25th Employee Contracts COVID-19 at Cook...→

Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restrictions

Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restrictions

"There's been a couple hiccups where I double booked, but it's just growing pains." Read full article: Lake County Reopens With COVID-19 Restri...→

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224 Additional Positive COVID-19 Cases

Health officials are reporting another death from the coronavirus and 224 additional positive cases in Dallas.  Read full article: Dallas County Reports Another Death, 224...→

Opinion: California's Contact Tracing for COVID-19 Shows Potential of 'Data for Good' - Times of San Diego

New apps will maintain contacts on individual phones, rather than central servers, saving data for public health goals without sacrificing personal privacy. Read full article: Opinion: California's Contact Tracing fo...→

Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With Restrictions

Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With Restrictions

Boaters will now be able to enjoy more of the outdoors in Napa County as Lake Berryessa reopened Saturday with restrictions. Read full article: Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens Wi...→

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases top 46,400 as deaths near 2,000

Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases top 46,400 as deaths near 2,000

(WSVN) - There are now more than 46,400 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 1,997 deaths. As of 11 a.m., Monday, the Florida... Read full article: Latest COVID-19 numbers: Florida cases t...→

South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19

South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19

Experts say in the months ahead, there could be hundreds of thousands of contact tracers needed nationwide, and the State of Illinois said they may hire a few [...] Read full article: South Side Residents Push For Contact Tr...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

Health officials in Denton County reported Sunday 18 new cases of COVID-19 and seven more recoveries from the coronavirus. Read full article: Denton County Adds 18 New Confirmed Case...→

Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

Public health officials are reporting 511 new cases of COVID-19 as businesses in Marion County saw weekend crowds during the first weekend after reopening Read full article: Indiana officials report 511 new COVID-1...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID...→

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

Colorado’s health department changed the way it publicly reports coronavirus deaths Friday, introducing a second category of fatalities after its methods came [...] Read full article: As coronavirus deaths become political f...→

How lack of healthy food plays a role in COVID-19 deaths in Chicago's black communities

How lack of healthy food plays a role in COVID-19 deaths in Chicago's black communities

By Dorothy Tucker, Samah Assad, Carol Thompson... CHICAGO (CBS) — Last month, Rev. Marshall Hatch stood over his older sister’s grave and led the family in pra [...] Read full article: How lack of healthy food plays a role in...→

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx. 20% Of COVID-19 Cases Associated With Long-Term Care Facilities

One of the higher points is a benchmark was reached in testing as nearly 2.5% of the population has been tested, up from 2%. Read full article: Hillsborough County Health Dept: Approx....→