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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,085 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide, raising the total to 148,258… Read more

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Parents in the Wood River Valley facing a medical emergency with children have a place to go in Boise thanks to the Ronald McDonald House, a charitably funded home away from home for children in medical treatment and their families.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported another 1,391 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 133,985. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 79,862 active cases.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,717 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total since March to 132,594. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 79,295 active cases.

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The Idaho Division of Public Health has received reports of two health-care workers experiencing severe allergic reactions after they received the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, the state Department of Health and Welfare reported Tuesday.

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Idaho’s unemployment rate fell to 4.8 percent in November and nonfarm payrolls regained 6,200 jobs during the month, as the state’s economy continued to recover from the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,340 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the grand total since March to 128,218. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 77,029 active cases.

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With Blaine County lingering in the “critical” risk category for COVID-19, local health-care providers are preparing to administer the first doses of a federally approved vaccine to hospital staff working on the front lines.

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A coalition of environmental groups—including the Idaho Conservation League—filed suit against U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services on Monday, arguing that the agency’s Oct. 8 decision to deny long-sought protections to the wolverine under the Endangered Species Act heralds grim consequences for …

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,433 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide on Wednesday, raising the total to 125,452. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 75,469 active cases.

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As the national death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic topped 300,000, health care officials in Blaine County and the surrounding region were preparing Tuesday to administer the first shipments of a federally approved vaccine to limit the spread and devastating impacts of the coronavirus.

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As the national death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic topped 300,000, healthcare officials in Blaine County and the surrounding region were preparing Tuesday to administer the first shipments of a federally approved vaccine to limit the spread and devastating impacts of the virus.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,802 confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 124,019. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 74,735 active cases.

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The Idaho Board of Land Commissioners has rejected petitions from the Idaho Conservation League and the Sawtooth Historical and Interpretive Association to hold a public hearing on a controversial proposal to build a 195-foot-tall communications tower in the Sawtooth Valley, the ICL reported…

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,582 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total since March to 119,610. Of those, officials continue to monitor an estimated 72,648 active cases.

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One day after the United States recorded its deadliest day yet from COVID-19 cases, a prominent Wood River Valley doctor expressed heightened concern about rising case counts and life-threatening medical complications caused by the virus.

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Gov. Brad Little offered a grim forecast on Thursday for the state’s health-care system should COVID-19 continue to spread at the same rate in Idaho, with hospitals approaching the point of needing to ration care.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,825 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total since March to 118,028. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 71,589 active cases.

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Two more Blaine County residents have died of the coronavirus, according to the state health department, raising the local death toll to nine.

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The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare reported 1,429 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 statewide today, raising the total to 104,734. Of those, health officials continue to monitor an estimated 61,905 active cases.