County Health Department Reporting Probable COVID-19 Cases
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County Health Department Reporting Probable COVID-19 Cases

May 6, 2020 By Jessica Mathews/News@whmi.com Probable cases of COVID-19 are now being reported in Livingston County, and soon to be statewide. The Livingston County Health Department began reporting probable cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is expected to start reporting probable cases in the near future. […]

Alabama County Health Official On Reopening: 'Don't Start Going Crazy' . News
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Alabama County Health Official On Reopening: ‘Don’t Start Going Crazy’ . News

Public workers install a “Beach Guidelines” sign displaying new social distancing rules at a public beach in Dauphin Island, Ala., on Friday. Alabama has reopened some businesses, with restrictions. Bloomberg via Getty Images, Maranie Staab Alabamians are now being encouraged — but no longer ordered — to stay at home, according to new guidelines Gov. […]

L.A. County COVID-19 cases top 26,000, as deaths climb to 1,256; Cases among healthcare workers surge
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L.A. County COVID-19 cases top 26,000, as deaths climb to 1,256; Cases among healthcare workers surge

Health officials reported 28 new COVID-19 deaths in Los Angeles County Monday, bringing the total number of deaths attributed to the virus to 1,256 countywide. Another 568 people tested positive for the novel coronavirus, marking 26,217 positive cases within the county Monday, according to the L.A. County Department of Public Health. Of the 28 new […]

Kern County health officer revokes emergency order that assisted with shelter-in-place orders
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Kern County health officer revokes emergency order that assisted with shelter-in-place orders

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Kern County health officer has revoked public health’s emergency order Saturday evening, according to the Kern County Public Health Services Department. The order was passed on April 2, which expanded the county health officers powers to assist shelter-in-place orders instituted by governor Gavin Newsom. “Over the past several weeks, Kern County […]