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Samuel’s Public Library offers home COVID-19 testing kits

An email from Samuels Public Library announced that home COVID-19 testing kits are now available through Dec. 31 at the library. Samuel’s Library joined libraries across the state and the
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VDH launches a new COVID-19 Health Equity Dashboard

A new dashboard from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) provides accurate information on the breakdown of ethnic groups is being reported by ABC and NBC news. Using rate ratios
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VDH lifts advisory of harmful algae bloom

The Virginia Department of Health  has lifted the recreational advisory due to a harmful algae bloom on the North Fork of the Shenandoah River in Shenandoah and Warren Counties from Chapman’s
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Winchester and VDH monitor water supply

The City of Winchester and the Virginia Department of Health are closely monitoring Winchester’s water supply. This response follows the emergence of the Harmful Algae Bloom on the North Fork
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VDH receives funding from the CDC

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has allocated $15 million to the Virginia Department of Health (VDH). The funds will support Virginia’s public health emergency preparedness. Senators Warner
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City of Winchester receives the top award

The City of Winchester’s Percy D. Miller water treatment plant received the prestigious 2020 Gold Award from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH). The award is given for operations excellence
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VA ABC stores return to pre pandemic hours

After more than a year of reduced operating hours in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (ABC) stores will return to pre-pandemic operating hours on
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VDH offers free COVID-19 testing tomorrow 5/12

The Virginia Department of Health’s Lord Fairfax Health District is offering a free community COVID-19 testing event. This will take place tomorrow May 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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VDH has 3 walk in vaccination clinics available today Apr. 29

Lord Fairfax Health District (LFHD) is seeing a decline in vaccination numbers. Even with 600 appointments available only about 200 people are coming through the doors. There are 3 walk
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VDH launches COVID-19 variant dashboard

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) establishes a new dashboard showing which COVID-19 variants are in the State. Dashboard information includes where the variant was found age, sex, race and
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Maids selected for Apple Blossom

Four young women from the area have been selected to serve as the Maids in the Court of the Queen for the upcoming Apple Blossom

25th Annual Pottery Show and Sale

The Shenandoah Potters Guild is hosting their 25th Annual Pottery Show and Sale today and tomorrow at Winchester’s War Memorial Building. There will be open

Middletown tree lighting ceremony

The Town of Middletown began their holiday celebrations yesterday with a tree lighting ceremony. The town welcomed a special guest, the 1982 NFL MVP Mark

BRWC- Pet of the Week

Blue Ridge Wildlife Center’s patient of the week was a grey tree frog. It is that time of year where many people bring in their

Choir Members Needed

The Shenandoah Valley Music Festival needs choir members, and they invite all soprano, alto, tenor, and bass volunteers to sing Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with SVMC

Camping for Hunger totals

We have exceeded last years totals thanks to so many people who donated to make this all possible. Reaching over 12 thousand in monetary donations

“They Pull Me Back In!”

Greetings from The Booth! As you prepare for your Thanksgiving feast and hopefully long weekend, a HUGE thanks to everyone who had a hand in