Support local journalism Your membership makes our reporting possible. {{featured_button_text}} Cowlitz County recorded 111 new confirmed cases on Friday, bringing the total to 8,375 confirmed cases and 951 probable cases. The county has recorded 119 deaths from COVID-19. As of Wednesday, 50.8% of Cowlitz County residents had started vaccination and 45.8% were fully vaccinated. Statewide, …

Norwich – The man in the old TV commercial who bragged about being so impressed with a product that he bought the company, has nothing on Patrice Champagne. In 1985, Patrice and her husband, William, were so disheartened that the Maria Montessori School in Greeneville, where they had enrolled their son a year earlier, was …

Last updated on August 27, 2021 As remote jobs exploded in Canada during COVID-19, many employees have developed a love for a good work-life balance and no longer want to return to the office. The good news for many workers is that they don’t have to go back. Employers who were able to reduce office …

TOWNSHIP — Michael Maher, professor of sociology at Spoon River College, was nominated for the 2021 Illinois Community College Trustee Association Full-Time Teacher Award. The award recognizes excellence in teaching, a teacher’s ability to take a personal interest in students and inspire enthusiasm through their teaching techniques. This is the second time that Maher has …

Local West Virginia school officials have seen enough of the latest wave of Covid-19 to postpone football games this weekend, adopt distance learning protocols and enforce masks as the spread of Covid-19 is doing its best imitation of its worst moments from last winter. Active Covid-19 cases in the state reached 10,980 in Tuesday’s Department …

The medical team who performed the 50th HyCASA surgery at the Hollywood private hospital Hollywood Private Hospital celebrates milestone as the Southern Hemisphere’s sole provider of innovative treatment for fatal heart disease. In August 2021, the Perth facility completed its 50e Procedure using the HyCASA method – Hybrid Catheter Ablation and Surgical Ablation – to …

An analytical statistics organization, SBMorgan Intelligence, estimated the number of out-of-school children in Nigeria at 12,320,529. However, the Federal Ministry of Education disputed this figure, saying Nigeria did not reach the figure. SBMorgan Intelligence, which cited its source as the Federal Ministry of Education and the Council for Universal Basic Education, said 12,320,529 children were …

New General practitioners had previously reported a lack of access to existing resources, a problem that the national training program will aim to address. Lack of access to existing training resources has been cited as a barrier for GPs when trying to tackle domestic and family violence. The program stems from a recent Systematic review …

LA owner of a new spiritual retail store in Dovercourt said she had been “overwhelmed” by the support she received from the community. Christina Sutton opened Meraki, in the High Street, alongside her classmates Samantha Coleman and Rachel Rowsell at the end of July. The shop sells a variety of items such as crystals, candles, …