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rsw regional jail covid-19 cases

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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support for child care providers

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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VDH celebrates Rabies Awareness Week


VDH celebrates Rabies Awareness Week

Rabies Awareness Week kicks off today and the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) is reminding individuals how they can protect themselves and their pets from rabies […]

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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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UVA COVID-19 model predicts cases will peak at end of September


UVA COVID-19 model predicts cases will peak at end of September

The University of Virginia Biocomplexity Institute released updates on its COVID-19 model. The weekly report, released Aug. 14, says the modeling methodology has been refined to […]

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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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Largest number of Virginia COVID-19 cases in one day due to technical error


Largest number of Virginia COVID-19 cases in one day due to technical error

On Friday, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported the largest number of COVID-19 cases in one day in Virginia. However, this data was due to […]

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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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fall enrollment

no responses. July 27, 2020 News_one

SU gets approval for fall reopening plan


SU gets approval for fall reopening plan

Shenandoah University (SU) announced its plan for reopening in the fall and conducting in-person instruction has been approved by the State Council of Higher Education for […]

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support for child care providers

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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