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Saturday, September 25, 2021
Friday, September 24, 2021
Thursday, September 23, 2021
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Latah County added 23 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, according to an update from Public Health – Idaho North Central District, pushing th…

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
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COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have climbed to an average of more than 1,900 a day for the first time since early March, with experts saying the …

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Friday, September 17, 2021
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BOISE — In another ominous sign about the spread of the delta variant, Idaho public health leaders Thursday expanded health care rationing sta…

Thursday, September 16, 2021
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
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Pullman Regional Hospital is working on setting up a centralized COVID-19 testing center to meet high demand as the delta variant continues to…

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OLYMPIA — Washington state troopers, prison correctional officers, ferry workers and other public sector employees have filed a lawsuit to try…

Sunday, September 12, 2021
Saturday, September 11, 2021
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The Potlatch School Board this week voted to require students, staff and visitors to school facilities to wear face masks in response to a spi…

Friday, September 10, 2021
Thursday, September 09, 2021
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Whitman County Public Health fully supports Washington State University’s recent decision to require proof of vaccination from fans attending …

Wednesday, September 08, 2021
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Gritman Medical Center said it does not need to move to crisis standards of care, despite an announcement from Idaho Health and Welfare activa…

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COVID-19 activity remains high on the Palouse after Labor Day weekend as local health agencies reported 75 new cases Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 07, 2021
Saturday, September 04, 2021
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BOISE — Idaho added more than 7,500 COVID-19 cases last week, the highest weekly tally since early December, as the effects of the surging vir…

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Local health agencies reported 70 new COVID-19 cases on Friday as Whitman County experiences a significant jump in positive tests.

Friday, September 03, 2021
Thursday, September 02, 2021
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Wednesday was the first day of school for Moscow’s K-12 students and for many elementary-age children it also marked the beginning of their fi…

Wednesday, September 01, 2021
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
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Messaging that focuses on individual consequences rather than the ramifications for a community may be more effective in persuading those who …

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Whitman and Latah counties reported 45 new cases of COVID-19 Monday, pushing their in-county totals to 4,791 and 3,587 respectively.

Monday, August 30, 2021
Saturday, August 28, 2021
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Two local health agencies say they are able to keep up with the processing and tracking of new COVID-19 cases while n…

Friday, August 27, 2021
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
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COVID-19 protocols at Washington State University are being tweaked once again, after the U.S. Food and Drug Administ…

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An Orofino physician said the thought that a patient needing critical, life-saving care might not be able to find a hospital bed because of the overload from COVID-19 patients “keeps me up at night.”

Saturday, August 21, 2021
Friday, August 20, 2021
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
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Two new deaths related to COVID-19 were reported Tuesday in Latah County as confirmed virus cases continue to rise sh…

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
Saturday, August 14, 2021
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Washington State University this week doubled down on its commitment to requiring students to be vaccinated or seek a…

Friday, August 13, 2021
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NAMPA — Idaho Gov. Brad Little on Thursday said he is directing $30 million to expand COVID-19 testing in K-12 schools. The Republican governor made the announcement as coronavirus cases spike because of the delta variant just as students prepare to return to class next week.

Thursday, August 12, 2021
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
Sunday, August 08, 2021
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NAMPA — A popular Idaho ski destination had one of the highest per-capita rates of coronavirus in the country at the start of the pandemic last year. Now the Sun Valley region is leading the state — and most of the country — in vaccinating its citizens.

Saturday, August 07, 2021
Friday, August 06, 2021
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The COVID-19 pandemic and the need to establish a new clinic were among the reasons why Pullman Regional Hospital and…

Wednesday, August 04, 2021
Tuesday, August 03, 2021
Friday, July 30, 2021
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Saturday, July 24, 2021
Friday, July 23, 2021
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
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Two new COVID-19 cases were reported over the weekend and Monday in Latah County, according to Public Health-Idaho No…

Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
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The Moscow City Council Monday night lifted its public health emergency order, which required masks and had been in effect since July 1, after the city met certain COVID-19 metrics established by health experts and local health entities.

Friday, May 14, 2021
Wednesday, May 12, 2021
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Without enough time to plan the National Lentil Festival this year, the Pullman Chamber of Commerce may instead try t…

Tuesday, May 11, 2021