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McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

The McHenry County Board of Health approved a resolution Monday evening to add a new epidemiologist position to the county's staff to help with reporting and s [...] Read full article: McHenry County Board of Health approves ...→

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

McHenry County Board of Health approves new epidemiologist position to help with COVID-19 response

The McHenry County Board of Health approved a resolution Monday evening to add a new epidemiologist position to the county's staff to help with reporting and s [...] Read full article: McHenry County Board of Health approves ...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

San Diego County Health Officer Opposes Casinos' Early Reopening Plans - Times of San Diego

San Diego County's Public Health Officer said plans by several tribal casinos to reopen in the coming week create a health risk amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officer Opposes ...→

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

The county's top public health official says the stay-at-home orders issued in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic will likely be extended for anothe [...] Read full article: LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home ...→

Lake County Board approves pay freezes for some officials -- and one pay cut

Lake County Board approves pay freezes for some officials -- and one pay cut

The Lake County Board has voted to freeze the salaries of three countywide elected officials because of the current economic crisis. Read full article: Lake County Board approves pay freezes f...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Riverside County supervisors debate whether to lift coronavirus health orders

Riverside County supervisors debate whether to lift coronavirus health orders

More than 100 people have signed up to speak at the Tuesday, May 5, meeting as protesters outside chanted “Open up!” Read full article: Riverside County supervisors debate whet...→

Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Canceling 2020 Fair

Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Canceling 2020 Fair

The county’s Department of Food and Agriculture’s board of directors and staff will meet virtually at 9:30 a.m. to discuss whether to cancel the 2020 fair, whi [...] Read full article: Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Can...→

Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus health orders appropriate or dangerous?

Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus health orders appropriate or dangerous?

Some say it’s time to get ready to revive the local economy, but others fear the move would put residents at risk Read full article: Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus ...→

County health officials hope to interview potential CEO candidates as early as May or June

County health officials hope to interview potential CEO candidates as early as May or June

The search for a new CEO began when the board of directors decided not to renew the contract of former CEO Dr. John Jay Shannon in November, ousting him from t [...] Read full article: County health officials hope to intervie...→

Female teen dies after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials say

Female teen dies after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials say

A female teenager has died after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials said on Tuesday. Read full article: Female teen dies after contracting COVID...→

Stafford County Board Member Shares Her Battle With COVID-19

Stafford County Board Member Shares Her Battle With COVID-19

A Stafford County board member who just came out of quarantine says she has a plan to help others. Tinesha Allen says she had a multitude of symptoms. “I had a [...] Read full article: Stafford County Board Member Shares Her ...→

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...→

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...] Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

The county’s simulation lab, which is training doctors, nurses, residents, medical students and first responders among others across the county, to "be prepare [...] Read full article: County lab trains front line health care...→

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County health officials are discouraging in-person graduation ceremonies, warning such gatherings increase the risk for potential “mass spread of COVID- [...] Read full article: Dallas County Health Department Discoura...→

West Valley Water District approves $150,000 PR contract for board president’s friend

West Valley Water District approves $150,000 PR contract for board president’s friend

Though district officials have pledged to combat alleged cronyism of the past, ChamberlaynePR is owned by a college friend of board President Channing Hawkins. Read full article: West Valley Water District approves $150...→

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla is reopening its Fremont, California, plant Friday despite county public health orders against such nonessential businesses, according to a CNBC report c [...] Read full article: Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant ...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones Decision On Rescinding Health Orders, Emergency Meeting Set For Friday

Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones Decision On Rescinding Health Orders, Emergency Meeting Set For Friday

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors Tuesday postponed making a decision on possibly rescinding all local public health orders related to the novel corona [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones ...→

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

A divided city council also voted to ask that Riverside County supervisors not lift a mandate to wear face masks outside homes Read full article: Riverside City Council urges county to d...→

Proposal aims to lift Riverside County coronavirus health order

Proposal aims to lift Riverside County coronavirus health order

Two county supervisors hope on Tuesday, May 5, to repeal order requiring residents to cover their faces and use social distancing Read full article: Proposal aims to lift Riverside County c...→

Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to run for Dakota County board seat vacated by Tom Egan

Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to run for Dakota County board seat vacated by Tom Egan

After eight years crafting policy at the state level, Rep. Laurie Halverson, DFL-Eagan, wants to see those policies through at the county level. Halverson on M [...] Read full article: Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to ...→

Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of DuPage County Board

Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of DuPage County Board

A bipartisan group of DuPage County Board members wants to consider eliminating one-third of the panel's seats to save money. Read full article: Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of...→

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....→

Lake County Board establishes furlough policy

Lake County Board establishes furlough policy

The Lake County Board on Tuesday amended its employee policies and procedures to allow workers to be furloughed. Read full article: Lake County Board establishes furlough p...→

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

New coronavirus numbers for Tarrant county were announced at the start of the Tarrant County commissioners meeting. Read full article: 5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 C...→

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Elon Musk's move to reopen the Tesla plant in defiance of Alameda County’s health order doesn’t just raise safety concerns; it also raises questions about fair [...] Read full article: Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Healt...→

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Slightly in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Slightly in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 in Tarrant County are increasing, though not drastically, according to the county public health director. Read full article: COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Sl...→

Pinellas County, FL –...
Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list [...]

Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list [...]

Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list of businesses set to reopen in Phase 1 of Pinellas County’s plan. Read full article: Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County...→

Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal Neighborhood

Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal Neighborhood

In the latest expansion of coronavirus testing facilities, Marin County health officials have announced they will be opening a site on Monday in San Rafael's C [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health ...→

Riverside County coronavirus health orders likely to be lifted

Riverside County coronavirus health orders likely to be lifted

At least four of five county supervisors support repeal of orders requiring residents to cover their faces, use social distancing and other restrictions Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus health orde...→

Lake County sheriff sues health department for COVID-19 patient information

Lake County sheriff sues health department for COVID-19 patient information

The Lake County sheriff has filed a lawsuit to force the county health department to provide information about COVID-19 patients. A judge is scheduled to hear [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff sues health departme...→

Lake County Board to debate emergency declaration

Lake County Board to debate emergency declaration

The Lake County Board will hold a special meeting Friday morning to debate whether to extend an emergency declaration for the region until May 30. Read full article: Lake County Board to debate emergency de...→

County Health Officials Report 117 New Coronavirus Cases and 9 Deaths - Times of San Diego

San Diego County public health officials reported 117 news cases of coronavirus on Saturday and nine more deaths from the disease. Read full article: County Health Officials Report 117 New C...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of DuPage County Board

Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of DuPage County Board

A bipartisan group of DuPage County Board members wants to consider eliminating one-third of the panel's seats to save money. Read full article: Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of...→

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...] Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→

San Diego County Health Officer Opposes Casinos' Early Reopening Plans - Times of San Diego

San Diego County's Public Health Officer said plans by several tribal casinos to reopen in the coming week create a health risk amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officer Opposes ...→

Lake County Board establishes furlough policy

Lake County Board establishes furlough policy

The Lake County Board on Tuesday amended its employee policies and procedures to allow workers to be furloughed. Read full article: Lake County Board establishes furlough p...→

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

The county’s simulation lab, which is training doctors, nurses, residents, medical students and first responders among others across the county, to "be prepare [...] Read full article: County lab trains front line health care...→

Lake County Board approves pay freezes for some officials -- and one pay cut

Lake County Board approves pay freezes for some officials -- and one pay cut

The Lake County Board has voted to freeze the salaries of three countywide elected officials because of the current economic crisis. Read full article: Lake County Board approves pay freezes f...→

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Elon Musk's move to reopen the Tesla plant in defiance of Alameda County’s health order doesn’t just raise safety concerns; it also raises questions about fair [...] Read full article: Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Healt...→

West Valley Water District approves $150,000 PR contract for board president’s friend

West Valley Water District approves $150,000 PR contract for board president’s friend

Though district officials have pledged to combat alleged cronyism of the past, ChamberlaynePR is owned by a college friend of board President Channing Hawkins. Read full article: West Valley Water District approves $150...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones Decision On Rescinding Health Orders, Emergency Meeting Set For Friday

Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones Decision On Rescinding Health Orders, Emergency Meeting Set For Friday

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors Tuesday postponed making a decision on possibly rescinding all local public health orders related to the novel corona [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones ...→

Riverside County supervisors debate whether to lift coronavirus health orders

Riverside County supervisors debate whether to lift coronavirus health orders

More than 100 people have signed up to speak at the Tuesday, May 5, meeting as protesters outside chanted “Open up!” Read full article: Riverside County supervisors debate whet...→

Pinellas County, FL –...
Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list [...]

Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list [...]

Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list of businesses set to reopen in Phase 1 of Pinellas County’s plan. Read full article: Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County...→

Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus health orders appropriate or dangerous?

Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus health orders appropriate or dangerous?

Some say it’s time to get ready to revive the local economy, but others fear the move would put residents at risk Read full article: Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus ...→

Riverside County coronavirus health orders likely to be lifted

Riverside County coronavirus health orders likely to be lifted

At least four of five county supervisors support repeal of orders requiring residents to cover their faces, use social distancing and other restrictions Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus health orde...→

Proposal aims to lift Riverside County coronavirus health order

Proposal aims to lift Riverside County coronavirus health order

Two county supervisors hope on Tuesday, May 5, to repeal order requiring residents to cover their faces and use social distancing Read full article: Proposal aims to lift Riverside County c...→

County health officials hope to interview potential CEO candidates as early as May or June

County health officials hope to interview potential CEO candidates as early as May or June

The search for a new CEO began when the board of directors decided not to renew the contract of former CEO Dr. John Jay Shannon in November, ousting him from t [...] Read full article: County health officials hope to intervie...→

Lake County Board to debate emergency declaration

Lake County Board to debate emergency declaration

The Lake County Board will hold a special meeting Friday morning to debate whether to extend an emergency declaration for the region until May 30. Read full article: Lake County Board to debate emergency de...→

Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to run for Dakota County board seat vacated by Tom Egan

Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to run for Dakota County board seat vacated by Tom Egan

After eight years crafting policy at the state level, Rep. Laurie Halverson, DFL-Eagan, wants to see those policies through at the county level. Halverson on M [...] Read full article: Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to ...→

Stafford County Board Member Shares Her Battle With COVID-19

Stafford County Board Member Shares Her Battle With COVID-19

A Stafford County board member who just came out of quarantine says she has a plan to help others. Tinesha Allen says she had a multitude of symptoms. “I had a [...] Read full article: Stafford County Board Member Shares Her ...→

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...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

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....→

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

The county's top public health official says the stay-at-home orders issued in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic will likely be extended for anothe [...] Read full article: LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home ...→

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

New coronavirus numbers for Tarrant county were announced at the start of the Tarrant County commissioners meeting. Read full article: 5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 C...→

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County health officials are discouraging in-person graduation ceremonies, warning such gatherings increase the risk for potential “mass spread of COVID- [...] Read full article: Dallas County Health Department Discoura...→

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla is reopening its Fremont, California, plant Friday despite county public health orders against such nonessential businesses, according to a CNBC report c [...] Read full article: Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant ...→

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Slightly in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Slightly in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 in Tarrant County are increasing, though not drastically, according to the county public health director. Read full article: COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Sl...→

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

A divided city council also voted to ask that Riverside County supervisors not lift a mandate to wear face masks outside homes Read full article: Riverside City Council urges county to d...→

Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Canceling 2020 Fair

Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Canceling 2020 Fair

The county’s Department of Food and Agriculture’s board of directors and staff will meet virtually at 9:30 a.m. to discuss whether to cancel the 2020 fair, whi [...] Read full article: Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Can...→

Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal Neighborhood

Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal Neighborhood

In the latest expansion of coronavirus testing facilities, Marin County health officials have announced they will be opening a site on Monday in San Rafael's C [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health ...→

Lake County sheriff sues health department for COVID-19 patient information

Lake County sheriff sues health department for COVID-19 patient information

The Lake County sheriff has filed a lawsuit to force the county health department to provide information about COVID-19 patients. A judge is scheduled to hear [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff sues health departme...→

Female teen dies after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials say

Female teen dies after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials say

A female teenager has died after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials said on Tuesday. Read full article: Female teen dies after contracting COVID...→

County Health Officials Report 117 New Coronavirus Cases and 9 Deaths - Times of San Diego

San Diego County public health officials reported 117 news cases of coronavirus on Saturday and nine more deaths from the disease. Read full article: County Health Officials Report 117 New C...→

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

Cook County Health projects up to $100 million revenue gap

The county’s health fund, which covers the Health and Hospital system, had a projected shortfall of $60 million to $75 million in April, according to Ammar Riz [...] Read full article: Cook County Health projects up to $100 m...→

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...→

Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of DuPage County Board

Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of DuPage County Board

A bipartisan group of DuPage County Board members wants to consider eliminating one-third of the panel's seats to save money. Read full article: Bipartisan group seeks to reduce size of...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retailers Under San Diego County Health Order

On Monday Governor Gavin Newsom announced that some counties will soon be able to allow shopping inside of stores, which would be an upgrade from curbside pick [...] Read full article: Confusion Surrounding Opening Up Retaile...→

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....→

San Diego County Health Officer Opposes Casinos' Early Reopening Plans - Times of San Diego

San Diego County's Public Health Officer said plans by several tribal casinos to reopen in the coming week create a health risk amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officer Opposes ...→

Lake County Board establishes furlough policy

Lake County Board establishes furlough policy

The Lake County Board on Tuesday amended its employee policies and procedures to allow workers to be furloughed. Read full article: Lake County Board establishes furlough p...→

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home Orders Likely To Stay Through August

The county's top public health official says the stay-at-home orders issued in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic will likely be extended for anothe [...] Read full article: LA County Health Director: Stay-At-Home ...→

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

County lab trains front line health care workers to deal with our ‘worst nightmares’

The county’s simulation lab, which is training doctors, nurses, residents, medical students and first responders among others across the county, to "be prepare [...] Read full article: County lab trains front line health care...→

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 Cases in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

New coronavirus numbers for Tarrant county were announced at the start of the Tarrant County commissioners meeting. Read full article: 5 New Deaths, 67 New Cases of COVID-19 C...→

Lake County Board approves pay freezes for some officials -- and one pay cut

Lake County Board approves pay freezes for some officials -- and one pay cut

The Lake County Board has voted to freeze the salaries of three countywide elected officials because of the current economic crisis. Read full article: Lake County Board approves pay freezes f...→

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County Health Department Discourages In-Person Graduation Ceremonies

Dallas County health officials are discouraging in-person graduation ceremonies, warning such gatherings increase the risk for potential “mass spread of COVID- [...] Read full article: Dallas County Health Department Discoura...→

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Health Order Raises Questions Of Fairness

Elon Musk's move to reopen the Tesla plant in defiance of Alameda County’s health order doesn’t just raise safety concerns; it also raises questions about fair [...] Read full article: Tesla's Defiance To Alameda County Healt...→

West Valley Water District approves $150,000 PR contract for board president’s friend

West Valley Water District approves $150,000 PR contract for board president’s friend

Though district officials have pledged to combat alleged cronyism of the past, ChamberlaynePR is owned by a college friend of board President Channing Hawkins. Read full article: West Valley Water District approves $150...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant Despite County Health Ban

Tesla is reopening its Fremont, California, plant Friday despite county public health orders against such nonessential businesses, according to a CNBC report c [...] Read full article: Tesla to Partially Reopen Fremont Plant ...→

Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones Decision On Rescinding Health Orders, Emergency Meeting Set For Friday

Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones Decision On Rescinding Health Orders, Emergency Meeting Set For Friday

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors Tuesday postponed making a decision on possibly rescinding all local public health orders related to the novel corona [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Riverside County Postpones ...→

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Slightly in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Slightly in Tarrant County, Health Director Says

Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 in Tarrant County are increasing, though not drastically, according to the county public health director. Read full article: COVID-19 Hospitalizations Trending Up Sl...→

Riverside County supervisors debate whether to lift coronavirus health orders

Riverside County supervisors debate whether to lift coronavirus health orders

More than 100 people have signed up to speak at the Tuesday, May 5, meeting as protesters outside chanted “Open up!” Read full article: Riverside County supervisors debate whet...→

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

A divided city council also voted to ask that Riverside County supervisors not lift a mandate to wear face masks outside homes Read full article: Riverside City Council urges county to d...→

Pinellas County, FL –...
Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list [...]

Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list [...]

Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County Board of Commissioners outline the list of businesses set to reopen in Phase 1 of Pinellas County’s plan. Read full article: Pinellas County, FL –... Pinellas County...→

Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Canceling 2020 Fair

Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Canceling 2020 Fair

The county’s Department of Food and Agriculture’s board of directors and staff will meet virtually at 9:30 a.m. to discuss whether to cancel the 2020 fair, whi [...] Read full article: Ventura County Fair Board To Discuss Can...→

Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal Neighborhood

Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health Officials Opening Test Site In San Rafael's Canal Neighborhood

In the latest expansion of coronavirus testing facilities, Marin County health officials have announced they will be opening a site on Monday in San Rafael's C [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Marin County Health ...→

Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus health orders appropriate or dangerous?

Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus health orders appropriate or dangerous?

Some say it’s time to get ready to revive the local economy, but others fear the move would put residents at risk Read full article: Is lifting Riverside County coronavirus ...→

Riverside County coronavirus health orders likely to be lifted

Riverside County coronavirus health orders likely to be lifted

At least four of five county supervisors support repeal of orders requiring residents to cover their faces, use social distancing and other restrictions Read full article: Riverside County coronavirus health orde...→

Proposal aims to lift Riverside County coronavirus health order

Proposal aims to lift Riverside County coronavirus health order

Two county supervisors hope on Tuesday, May 5, to repeal order requiring residents to cover their faces and use social distancing Read full article: Proposal aims to lift Riverside County c...→

Lake County sheriff sues health department for COVID-19 patient information

Lake County sheriff sues health department for COVID-19 patient information

The Lake County sheriff has filed a lawsuit to force the county health department to provide information about COVID-19 patients. A judge is scheduled to hear [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff sues health departme...→

County health officials hope to interview potential CEO candidates as early as May or June

County health officials hope to interview potential CEO candidates as early as May or June

The search for a new CEO began when the board of directors decided not to renew the contract of former CEO Dr. John Jay Shannon in November, ousting him from t [...] Read full article: County health officials hope to intervie...→

Lake County Board to debate emergency declaration

Lake County Board to debate emergency declaration

The Lake County Board will hold a special meeting Friday morning to debate whether to extend an emergency declaration for the region until May 30. Read full article: Lake County Board to debate emergency de...→

Female teen dies after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials say

Female teen dies after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials say

A female teenager has died after contracting COVID-19, Will County health officials said on Tuesday. Read full article: Female teen dies after contracting COVID...→

Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to run for Dakota County board seat vacated by Tom Egan

Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to run for Dakota County board seat vacated by Tom Egan

After eight years crafting policy at the state level, Rep. Laurie Halverson, DFL-Eagan, wants to see those policies through at the county level. Halverson on M [...] Read full article: Rep. Halverson to leave state House, to ...→

County Health Officials Report 117 New Coronavirus Cases and 9 Deaths - Times of San Diego

San Diego County public health officials reported 117 news cases of coronavirus on Saturday and nine more deaths from the disease. Read full article: County Health Officials Report 117 New C...→

Stafford County Board Member Shares Her Battle With COVID-19

Stafford County Board Member Shares Her Battle With COVID-19

A Stafford County board member who just came out of quarantine says she has a plan to help others. Tinesha Allen says she had a multitude of symptoms. “I had a [...] Read full article: Stafford County Board Member Shares Her ...→