Disputing COVID-19 suit, Weber County points to 1900 smallpox controls | News, Sports, Jobs

BRIANA SCROGGINS, Standard-Examiner file photo Wahlquist Junior High in Farr West is pictured Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. OGDEN — Weber County officials have invoked a 122-year-old Utah Supreme Court decision…

Equipment costs, subdivisions approved; health plans continue | News, Sports, Jobs

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Each Monday, the Sun-Gazette summarizes major votes of the past week and, more specifically, how our locally elected officials voted on each matter. Watch for it each Monday…

House Health Committee makes changes to foster care program | News, Sports, Jobs

CHARLESTON — Members of the House Health and Human Resources Committee approved a bill tweaking West Virginia’s kinship foster care program and improving salaries for workers within the Department of…

Health Department to keep up COVID fight | News, Sports, Jobs

Although a statewide health emergency declaration has been lifted, the Webster County Health Department will remain vigilant in its efforts to stop COVID-19. Local residents shouldn’t let their guard down…

Health department offers free KN95 masks | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy graphic MARQUETTE — The Marquette County Health Department has free KN95 masks available to the public, which have been provided by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.…

Thank You, Portage Health Auxiliary | News, Sports, Jobs

To the editor: Copper Country Habitat for Humanity would like to thank the Portage Health Auxiliary for its recent $6,400 grant toward building accessibility ramps for members of our community…

Another COVID Christmas brings anxiety, but also optimism | News, Sports, Jobs

A woman holding a rosary waits for Pope Francis to deliver the Urbi et Orbi (Latin for ‘to the city and to the world’ ) Christmas day blessing from the…