‘I should have gotten the damn vaccine’: Las Vegas father of 5, who later died of COVID, texts from hospital bed

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – A Las Vegas father, who contracted COVID-19 while on vacation, texted his fiancée from the hospital, “I should have gotten the damn vaccine,” she later told Nexstar’s KLAS. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Michael Freedy, 39, a father of five, and his fiancée, Jessica du Preez, traveled with their family to … Read more

Warren County COVID update for July 30

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed 10 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, as well as six recoveries. The county is currently monitoring 48 active coronavirus cases. 43 of those are in mild condition, with three currently hospitalized. The county has not seen 10 cases in a single day since May 7. … Read more

Republicans question CDC’s new mask guidance, House mandate

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — After the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday said that everyone — even those who are fully vaccinated — should wear a mask indoors if they live in a COVID-19 hot spot, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi reinstated a mask mandate on the House floor. Republicans objected to that mandate and … Read more

2 local kids in COVID-19 vaccine trials helping pave the way for 12 and under shots

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Two local boys are being part of history.  3-year-old Liam and his 1-year-old brother, Owen, are taking part in a pediatric Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine trial.  Currently only those 12 and up are eligible to get the vaccine, but kids like Liam and Owen are helping pave the way so other children … Read more

Warren County update, several vaccinated individuals diagnosed with COVID-19

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Officials in Warren County said Tuesday, July 20, that there have been four new confirmed cases of COVID-19 bringing the total since the pandemic began to 3,565. There are now 28 active cases in the county. Tuesday’s new cases are of undetermined origin. Officials also say that 27 out of … Read more

Warren County COVID and vaccine update

Warren County, N.Y. (NEWS10) – On Sunday, July 18, Warren County gave out a COVID and vaccine update. COVID Stats: Two additional COVID cases Two additional recoveries Monitoring 23 active COVID cases  One is hospitalized in serious condition One is moderately ill outside of the hospital Biden on COVID misinformation on Facebook: ‘They’re killing people’ The Capital Region has … Read more

First resident of Olympic Village tests positive for COVID-19, but it wasn’t an athlete, officials say

(NEXSTAR) – The Olympic Village has its first case of COVID-19, Tokyo officials have confirmed. The case, detected via a positive COVID-19 test on Friday, was observed in a “games-concerned personnel” and not an athlete, organizers said in a recent report. The patient’s identity was not disclosed, though they were listed as a non-resident of … Read more

Warren County setting pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinics next week

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services has set three COVID-19 vaccine clinics for different parts of the county next week, targeting areas where residents may not have been able to access vaccines previously. All three clinics are offering doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine. Tracking coronavirus cases by county Clinics are set … Read more

COVID-19 sniffing police dogs make US debut

BRISTOL COUNTY, Mass. (NewsNation Now) — The Bristol County Sheriff’s office in Massachusetts announced they will be the first law enforcement with K-9s trained to detect COVID-19. The law enforcement agency posted photos of the dogs at the small graduation ceremony they held for the K-9s. The two dogs will be partnered with members of … Read more

Warren County COVID update for July 9

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Warren County Health Services confirmed one new COVID-19 case and two recoveries on Friday. The county is monitoring five active coronavirus cases, all of whom are considered in mild condition. None are hospitalzied. Tracking coronavirus cases by county The new case’s origin was not yet known as of Friday. The … Read more