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 […]

The Latest: Hundreds protest Oregon’s stay-at-home order
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The Latest: Hundreds protest Oregon’s stay-at-home order

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. TOP OF THE HOUR: — Hundreds protest Oregon’s stay-at-home order. — Pelosi, McConnell decline COVID-19 tests. — French lawmakers […]

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Teton County wins health order variances

JACKSON, Wyo. (KIFI/KIDK)-Variances to statewide public health orders have been approved for Teton County, Wyoming. District Health Officer Dr. Travis Riddell said the state directive, issued Tuesday, allowed county health officer sot submit requests. “It’s not a time to let our guard down,” Dr. Riddell said. “We’re urging everyone in Teton County to err on […]