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Why Idaho is Not One of the Safest States in the United States from COVID
There is a list online that ranks the states of which is the safest and which ones are more prone to the spreading pandemic.
Keith Richards Addresses Eric Clapton’s Vaccine Skepticism
"I just want to get rid of this damn thing, and the only way I can see us doing it is everybody does as the doctor says," Richards said.
Obey The Law And Your Odds Of Getting Covid In Twin Falls Decline
Whatever your stance is on the Coronavirus, the fact is that new cases are skyrocketing once again throughout the United States. There are certain places you can avoid that will drastically decrease your chances of getting sick from the virus.
Holiday Travel Likely To Increase Omicron Variant Cases In Idaho
Health professionals in Idaho have also warned the state to expect a rise in Omicron cases over the next several weeks. It was just two weeks ago the Gem State confirmed its first case of the latest Coronavirus variant sweeping across the nation.
Irish Health Minister Sues Van Morrison Over COVID-19 Criticisms
He's repeatedly referred to Robin Swann as "dangerous."
Rally Against Forced Vaccines Planned for Friday in Twin Falls
Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin backs choice.
Child Covid Cases Up; Should Twin Falls ID Home School Longer?
With the recent increase in hospitalizations of the Coronavirus variant in younger kids, many schools will have to adjust as parents make the decision if sending their children into a classroom setting is too risky.
Stevie Nicks Cancels 2021 Concerts: ‘These Are Challenging Times’
Event adds its name to the growing list of 2021 concerts disrupted by the pandemic.
Twin Falls ID Staff Shortage Brought Out The Ugly In Many Locals
The reasons for these widespread staff shortages are not the fault of these businesses' management and staff, but instead something that is completely out of our hands.
Disney Parks To Require Face Masks Again as COVID Cases Surge
See Disney's list of requirements for an acceptable face mask.
Idaho Moves To Stage 4 In Covid-19 Safety Reopening Plan
Following an extended period of statewide reductions in cases of the Coronavirus, Idaho has progressed to Stage-4 of the virus safety rebound plan.