Coronavirus Las Vegas

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Mitch Kelly
May 18, 2020 - 9:36 am
As Clark County’s COVID-19 case count began to climb, the Southern Nevada Health District expanded its staff of four disease investigators to more than 60 in six weeks.
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A helper of local doctor Volker Eissing assists and register a swab sample for coronavirus testing at Eissing's temporary office located in a container on March 23, 2020
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Mitch Kelly
May 18, 2020 - 8:06 am
The d rive-thru coronavirus testing program at the Orleans Hotel & Casino will now operate seven days a week.
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Mitch Kelly
May 18, 2020 - 7:17 am
Residents in need of a furry companion will have the chance to find one online.
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Paul Ihander
May 18, 2020 - 5:30 am
Ten Nevada Walmart parking lots will host coronavirus drive-thru testing for the public starting Monday.
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A health worker wearing a protective medical equipment extracts a blood sample from a patient's finger to make an antibody test for patients suspected of being infected with for the coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Center Health Teixeira de Freitas, on April
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Associated Press
May 18, 2020 - 5:19 am
The Nevada State Public Health Laboratory plans to begin antibody studies this month to better understand how many people have been infected by the new coronavirus and how many may have some immunity.
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A helper of local doctor Volker Eissing assists and register a swab sample for coronavirus testing at Eissing's temporary office located in a container on March 23, 2020
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Mitch Kelly
May 18, 2020 - 5:09 am
Drive-thru testing for COVID-19 will be available again on Wednesday inside the Fiesta Henderson casino parking garage.
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Paul Ihander
May 15, 2020 - 6:47 pm
Flags will fly at half-staff Monday in Nevada to honor the life of entertainer Roy Horn.
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Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks during a news conference on the state's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the Grant Sawyer State Office Building on March 17, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada
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Mitch Kelly
May 15, 2020 - 3:00 pm
WATCH: Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak gives an update on the latest moves to re-open Nevada's economy
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Paul Ihander
May 15, 2020 - 1:22 pm
Three casino sites used for food distribution in the Valley will stop operations the week of May 25.
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An elderly couple wearing a protective mask and holding hands
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Mitch Kelly
May 15, 2020 - 7:30 am
During the coronavirus pandemic, the news often focuses on the medically vulnerable – people who risk the most serious symptoms if they contract the disease, such as the elderly or people with pre-existing medical conditions.
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