Health

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Mitch Kelly
August 08, 2020 - 12:17 pm
The Southern Nevada Health District added 749 new coronavirus cases to Clark County's total on Saturday, bringing that total to 47,739
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Lake Mohave beach on the Colorado River in the desert of the southwestern United States.
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Mitch Kelly
August 06, 2020 - 5:55 am
Bacterial levels in water samples taken at Princess Cove and North Arizona Telephone Cove on Lake Mohave exceeded local, state and National Park Service standards for recreational activity.
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Blood samples in sample tube with label COVID 19 and judges gavel. Quarantine and law against covid-19.
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Associated Press
August 06, 2020 - 5:08 am
Nevada lawmakers voted to shield certain industries from coronavirus-related legal liability and require hotels and casinos to enact worker protection measures after days of complicated negotiations with Gov. Steve Sisolak’s office and the state’s most powerful labor and business interests.
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An air tanker drops retardant in Banning, Calif. as the Apple Fire burns on Sunday, August 2, 2020.
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 6:43 am
Evacuation orders remained in place early Monday for thousands of people after a wildfire in mountains east of Los Angeles exploded in size and forced crews to battle flames in triple-digit heat.
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Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher Archie Bradley, left and catcher Stephen Vogt celebrate the 4-1 win over the Texas Rangers in a baseball game Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Associated Press
July 31, 2020 - 5:51 pm
MIAMI (AP) — With six teams idled Friday by the COVID-19 pandemic, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred spoke to union leader Tony Clark about the importance of players following the sport's coronavirus protocols. Manfred and Clark talked about what needs to be done to finish the season,...
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Mitch Kelly
July 30, 2020 - 8:11 am
As coronavirus cases - and the amount of people getting tested for the virus - rise, the Southern Nevada Health District has released a new set of guidelines that cover testing, returning to work, contact tracing, and when those tested will get their ab results.
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Mitch Kelly
July 30, 2020 - 5:19 am
An Excessive Heat Warning goes into effect at 10am Thursday and goes through Saturday.
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Coronavirus tracking or contact tracing application to reduce coronavirus spreading after quarantine detecting infected people
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Associated Press
July 29, 2020 - 5:50 am
Nevada plans to expand its contact tracing capabilities as part of a new reopening plan that targets high-risk businesses rather than entire industries.
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Mitch Kelly
July 28, 2020 - 7:35 am
Las Vegas took another huge blow on Tuesday when it was announced that the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show would be going all digital.
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Illegal fentanyl is safely handled and contained
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Mitch Kelly
July 28, 2020 - 5:13 am
New numbers released Monday by the Southern Nevada Health District show a troubling trend when it comes to the drug fentanyl.
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