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no responses. October 23, 2020 News_one

RSW Regional Jail reports uptick in COVID-19 cases


RSW Regional Jail reports uptick in COVID-19 cases

Rappahannock Shenandoah Warren (RSW) Regional Jail announced on Wednesday that 16 inmates and six staff members have tested positive for COVID-19. This announcement comes just days […]

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virginia absentee ballots

no responses. October 20, 2020 News_one

RSW Regional Jail reports new cases of COVID-19


RSW Regional Jail reports new cases of COVID-19

Rappahannock Shenandoah Warren (RSW) Regional Jail currently has four inmates and four staff members that have tested positive for COVID-19. The jail issued a statement that […]

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VDH launches Pandemic Metrics Dashboard


VDH launches Pandemic Metrics Dashboard

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) recently launched a new Pandemic Metrics Dashboard, which shows a visualization of COVID-19 community transmission by region. Updated weekly, this dashboard […]

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Lord Fairfax Health District offers free flu shots


Lord Fairfax Health District offers free flu shots

The Lord Fairfax Health District (LFHD) will offer free flu shots at Winchester’s Frederick Douglass Park on Thursday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. […]

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pandemic metrics dashboard

no responses. September 21, 2020 News_one

VDH releases COVID-19 serology study results


VDH releases COVID-19 serology study results

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) recently announced the results of its COVID-19 serology study that was conducted this summer. An estimated 2.4% of adult Virginians […]

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pandemic metrics dashboard

no responses. August 14, 2020 News_one

VDH to conduct pediatric COVID-19 serology study


VDH to conduct pediatric COVID-19 serology study

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) plans to conduct a pediatric coronavirus disease serology study to measure the number of children and teens with COVID-19 antibodies. […]

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COVIDWISE app to aid contact tracing


COVIDWISE app to aid contact tracing

Gov. Northam yesterday announced the launch of COVIDWISE, an exposure notification app that will alert users if they have been in close contact with an individual […]

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virginia absentee ballots

no responses. July 24, 2020 News_one

Route 11 Yard Crawl canceled


Route 11 Yard Crawl canceled

This year’s Route 11 Yard Crawl has been canceled after careful consideration and recommendations from the Virginia Department of Health’s Lord Fairfax Health District. “The nature […]

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pandemic metrics dashboard

no responses. July 7, 2020 News_one

VDH offering free COVID-19 testing today and tomorrow in Winchester


VDH offering free COVID-19 testing today and tomorrow in Winchester

The Virginia Department of Health is providing free walk-up COVID-19 testing today, July 7 and tomorrow, July 8 at two locations in Winchester. COVID-19 testing will […]

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VDH updates COVID-19 Dashboard to include more detailed race, ethnicity data


VDH updates COVID-19 Dashboard to include more detailed race, ethnicity data

The Virginia Department of Health‘s (VDH) COVID-19 Dashboard now includes more detailed information on race and ethnicity. The updated dashboard will provide a better look at […]

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covidcheck

no responses. May 23, 2020 news_two

Virginia Department of Health unveils COVIDCheck


Virginia Department of Health unveils COVIDCheck

Gov. Northam has announced a new resource for Virginians called COVIDCheck. COVIDCheck is an online risk-assessment tool to check your symptoms and connect with the appropriate […]

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pandemic metrics dashboard

no responses. May 16, 2020 news_two

Virginia Department of Health hiring contact tracers


Virginia Department of Health hiring contact tracers

The Virginia Department of Health is now hiring contact tracers in order to better fight COVID-19. Contact tracers work with a COVID-19 patient to help them […]

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