Mountain Express Stories

Coronavirus (COVID-19) National Resources and Stories

Sign Up For News Updates

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

  • 0

Elementary students across the Blaine County School District—including these three at Hailey Elementary—returned to the classroom Monday, Feb. 8, for in-person learning four days a week. Since the school year began in September, all students had been splitting their time between in-person an…

  • 0

Another Blaine County resident has died of COVID-19, according to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. The local death toll is now 15. No further information on the deceased is available at press time Tuesday.

  • 0

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 689 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide over the weekend, raising the total to 165,658. An estimated 86,880 have recovered.

  • 2

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 404 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 164,969. Of those, an estimated 85,439 have recovered.

  • 0

Blaine County elementary school students will return to in-person learning four days a week starting Monday, though middle-schoolers and high-schoolers will remain in a hybrid learning model for the foreseeable future. 

  • 0

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 491 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 163,656. Of those, an estimated 83,336 have recovered.

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 482 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 on Monday, raising the total since last March to 163,165. Of those, an estimated 82,721 have recovered. In the month of January, Idaho gained 21,606 cases.

  • 0

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 635 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 162,355. Of those, an estimated 81,034 have recovered.

  • 2

Gov. Brad Little signed an executive order Thursday aimed at speeding up the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine in Idaho, requiring public health districts and health care providers to submit more detailed reporting on vaccine administration.

  • 0

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 559 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 160,592. Of those, an estimated 78,246 have recovered.

  • 0

The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,235 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide over the weekend, including 527 today, raising the total to 160,033. Of those, officials continue to monitor an estimated 81,001 active cases.