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BARTOW, WV (WVNS) — Multiple agencies, including West Virginia State Police, are responding to a hostage situation in Pocahontas County. Dispatchers said the scene is near the Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike in the Bartow area. They first received the call at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 5, 2021. Dispatchers confirmed the scene is still “active and ongoing” as …

With the abrupt move by the Spokane Regional Health District’s administrator to try and force out county Health Officer Dr. Bob Lutz amid the COVID-19 pandemic , questions linger about Lutz’s future – and the bureaucratic dealings behind the attempted ouster.  Despite confusing and contradictory announcements from health district officials, staff and board members, Spokane County …

With new waste regulations effective under the Agricultural Environmental Management Code of Practice, the need to navigate nutrient management alternatives has become a mobilizing force behind B.C.’s dairy industry.  For farms producing more manure phosphorus than their crops require, a surplus of phosphorus in the soil becomes inevitable, leaving land application of dairy manure increasingly …

Trinity Health Care of New England, which has several hospitals in Connecticut, said it is furloughing some employees, adding clinical staff and cutting pay for executives because of the COVID-19 pandemic.    “We are working tirelessly to prepare and respond to COVID-19, both in the immediate term and over the weeks and months to come. …

Additional regulations will take effect this weekend for San Diegans in the county’s effort to “change the trajectory” of the spread of COVID-19 among the community, county leaders announced Thursday. The amendments to the public health order for the first time set guidelines for mask-wearing in San Diego County and added several other regulations for …

School districts across North Texas have shut down school in hopes of stopping the spread of the coronavirus, especially in young people. While the closures are meant to help, for the countless children who depend on free and reduced lunches at school, their families may be wondering where their next meal will come from. Dallas …

JAMM AQUINO / NOV. 25 Spring break was originally scheduled to begin March 23 and run through April 6 at Kamehameha. Kamehameha Schools Kapalama said today it will begin spring break on Tuesday, earlier than scheduled in response to the developing COVID-19 situation. Classes on Monday will be optional. Any absences will be excused. …

Some North Texas school districts have canceled classes out of an abundance of caution amid coronavirus concerns. Allen ISD will be extending Spring Break through March 16-20. All meetings, campus events, practices, and extracurricular activities are suspended the week of March 16-20. This includes Kids Club. Alvarado ISD canceled classes Thursday and Friday, March 12 …

Every campus within the Fort Worth Independent School District is undergoing a deep cleaning while students and staff are on their spring break holiday. “We have been working since the kids went on spring break last Friday, and we’ll be working right up through Sunday to make sure every campus has been cleaned beyond the …

On Wednesday, China reported a slight increase in new daily cases, overturning several consecutive days of fewer new infections. The rise, from 19 on Monday to 24 on Tuesday, has been attributed to individuals returning from overseas, underscoring the difficulties faced by governments as the virus continues to spread rapidly across multiple continents. Neighboring Japan …