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Virus surge claims brightest minds at Indian universities

June 19, 2021, 3:27pm Nation & World

Sajad Hassan sat at his professor's hospital bedside for three nights, doing most of the talking as his friend and mentor breathed through an oxygen mask and struggled with a… Read story

Washington nearing Inslee’s 70% vaccination threshold, but that doesn’t mean we’re done

June 18, 2021, 7:36am Health

Washington is going to fully reopen soon. Not today. Probably not tomorrow. But soon. End of the month at the latest. Read story

FILE - This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The prickly orb is on every news and medical site. It's all over TV and on flyers for COVID car cleaning.

Clark County reports 29 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

FILE - This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The prickly orb is on every news and medical site. It's all over TV and on flyers for COVID car cleaning.

June 17, 2021, 1:47pm Clark County Health

Clark County reported 29 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths on Thursday as new case averages continue to fall as vaccination rates rise. Read story

FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2020, file photo, Staff Sgt. Travis Snyder, left, receives the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine given at Madigan Army Medical Center at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state, south of Seattle. Nurse Jose Picart, right, administered the shot. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday, June 17, 2021, announced a new COVID-19 vaccine incentive lottery for the state's military, family members and veterans because the federal government wasn't sharing individual vaccine status of those groups with the state and there were concerns they would be left out of a previously announced lottery. (AP Photo/Ted S.

New vaccine lottery announced for military in Washington

FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2020, file photo, Staff Sgt. Travis Snyder, left, receives the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine given at Madigan Army Medical Center at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state, south of Seattle. Nurse Jose Picart, right, administered the shot. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday, June 17, 2021, announced a new COVID-19 vaccine incentive lottery for the state's military, family members and veterans because the federal government wasn't sharing individual vaccine status of those groups with the state and there were concerns they would be left out of a previously announced lottery. (AP Photo/Ted S.

June 17, 2021, 1:27pm Latest News

OLYMPIA — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Thursday announced a new COVID-19 vaccine incentive lottery for the state’s military, family members and veterans because the federal government wasn’t sharing individual vaccine status of those groups with the state and there were concerns they would be left out of a previously… Read story

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Clark County reports 31 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths Wednesday

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June 16, 2021, 5:08pm Clark County Health

Clark County reported 31 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths Wednesday as Public Health officials adjusted previous counts of total cases and deaths. Read story

Kristy Stoos receives her COVID-19 inoculation March 17 at Grand Teton Mall in Idaho Falls, Idaho.

Race is on between vaccine, variant

Kristy Stoos receives her COVID-19 inoculation March 17 at Grand Teton Mall in Idaho Falls, Idaho.

June 16, 2021, 4:35pm Health

As cases tumble and states reopen, the potential final stage in the U.S. campaign to vanquish COVID-19 is turning into a slog, with a worrisome variant gaining a bigger foothold and lotteries and other prizes failing to persuade some Americans to get vaccinated. Read story

FILE - This 2020 electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases shows a Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 particle isolated from a patient, in a laboratory in Fort Detrick, Md. Coronaviruses, including the newest one, are named for the spikes that cover their outer surface like a crown, or corona in Latin. Using those club-shaped spikes, the virus latches on to the outer wall of a human cell, invades it and replicates, creating viruses to hijack more cells.

Clark County reports 66 new COVID-19 cases as data shows hopeful trend

FILE - This 2020 electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases shows a Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 particle isolated from a patient, in a laboratory in Fort Detrick, Md. Coronaviruses, including the newest one, are named for the spikes that cover their outer surface like a crown, or corona in Latin. Using those club-shaped spikes, the virus latches on to the outer wall of a human cell, invades it and replicates, creating viruses to hijack more cells.

June 15, 2021, 1:55pm Clark County Health

Clark County reported 66 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths Tuesday as new data confirmed a declining trend in disease activity. Read story

FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2021 file photo, transporters Miguel Lopez, right, Noe Meza prepare to move a body of a COVID-19 victim to a morgue at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in the Mission Hills section of Los Angeles. The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 has topped 600,000, even as the vaccination drive has drastically slashed daily cases and deaths and allowed the country to emerge from the gloom. (AP Photo/Jae C.

US COVID-19 deaths hit 600,000, equal to yearly cancer toll

FILE - In this Jan. 9, 2021 file photo, transporters Miguel Lopez, right, Noe Meza prepare to move a body of a COVID-19 victim to a morgue at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in the Mission Hills section of Los Angeles. The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 has topped 600,000, even as the vaccination drive has drastically slashed daily cases and deaths and allowed the country to emerge from the gloom. (AP Photo/Jae C.

June 15, 2021, 11:29am Health

The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 topped 600,000 on Tuesday, even as the vaccination drive has drastically brought down daily cases and fatalities and allowed the country to emerge from the gloom and look forward to summer. Read story

Wuhan, China - East Asia, Corona virus, Pneumonia

Clark County reports 116 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths as disease activity falls

Wuhan, China - East Asia, Corona virus, Pneumonia

June 14, 2021, 12:00pm Clark County Health

Clark County reported 116 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths since Friday as daily case counts fall and the percent of fully vaccinated residents passes the 50 percent mark. The new cases include 97 that were confirmed by molecular (PCR) testing, for a total of 24,098 to date, and… Read story

As US COVID-19 death toll nears 600,000, racial gaps persist

June 14, 2021, 11:53am Health

Jerry Ramos spent his final days in a California hospital, hooked to an oxygen machine with blood clots in his lungs from COVID-19, his 3-year-old daughter in his thoughts. Read story