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How did virus originate? Explain symptoms? Your COVID-19 questions answered

We know you have a lot of questions about the novel coronavirus, so here’s another round of Q&A. This week, readers asked how the virus originated, what is meant by “mild” and “moderate” symptoms...

DATE: April 3, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Animas River Days still a go, organizers say

Event organizers say Animas River Days intends to carry on this June, though the annual whitewater paddling festival in Durango will be pushed back a week from its originally planned weekend as a...

DATE: April 3, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Is take-out food safe? Who does stay-at-home apply to? Your COVID-19 questions answered

We know you have a lot of questions about the novel coronavirus, so here’s another round of Q&A. This week, readers asked about the statewide stay-at-home order that took effect at 6 a.m. Thursday...

DATE: April 3, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Going to the store? Cover your face, health department says

San Juan Basin Public Health on Wednesday recommended residents begin covering their nose and mouth with a bandanna or homemade cotton covering when leaving the home for essential travel, such as...

DATE: April 1, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

2 Southern Ute employees test positive for COVID-19

Two employees of the Southern Ute Indian Tribal government have tested positive for COVID-19, and are in self-quarantine. A news release issued Sunday by the tribe said all appropriate steps are...

DATE: March 29, 2020 | UPDATED: 6 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Coronavirus cases continue to rise in Southwest Colorado, with 13 in La Plata County

La Plata County’s number of positive coronavirus cases continues to rise. On Friday, San Juan Basin Public Health reported La Plata County’s confirmed cases jumped from four to 13. In Archuleta...

DATE: March 27, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Health department reports first confirmed COVID-19 case in Archuleta County

San Juan Basin Public Health reported the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Archuleta County on Thursday. The test result came from an adult resident of the county. The health department declined...

DATE: March 26, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Coronavirus testing site to reopen Wednesday in Durango

Another round of drive-thru testing for the coronavirus on select individuals is scheduled for Wednesday in Durango, according to San Juan Basin Public Health. SJBPH will run limited testing from...

DATE: March 24, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Stay-at-home advisory issued for La Plata, Archuleta counties

A stay-at-home advisory was issued Monday afternoon by San Juan Basin Public Health, just hours after La Plata County’s first confirmed case of coronavirus was announced. San Juan Basin Public...

DATE: March 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Health officials: Stop calling 911 for information about COVID-19

La Plata County dispatchers and Colorado health officials are reminding residents not to call 911 for non-emergencies. With the increased concern over COVID-19, people are calling 911 for reasons...

DATE: March 21, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Critical COVID-19 Coverage

Update: Farmington firefighter tests positive for COVID-19

A Farmington firefighter has tested positive for COVID-19, the first case to be reported in San Juan County, N.M. The positive test was collected Wednesday at an external assessment area and was...

DATE: March 21, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Residents, visitors to four Western Slope counties asked to limit social contacts

The state health department on Sunday strongly recommended that residents and visitors to Eagle, Summit, Pitkin and Gunnison counties minimize contacts with other people to slow the spread of...

DATE: March 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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