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North Idaho continues to see spike in new coronavirus cases

The Panhandle Health District announced 110 new cases of coronavirus on Monday, bringing the district’s total case count to 1,240 since the pandemic first began. KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho — The number of active coronavirus cases in North Idaho continued to rise on Monday while the area’s number of hospitalizations tied to the virus more than […]

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Coronavirus test positivity rates rise across Idaho

“If we look back seven-to-12 days, the average is close to 15% (of tests that are positive),” said Dr. David Peterman, CEO of Primary Health. BOISE, Idaho — Idaho is now developing an alarming trend for health experts – the increasing positivity rates of coronavirus, or the percent of tests, showing up positive. In Idaho, […]

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Coronavirus roadkill rates drop in California, Maine and Idaho

CLOSE She walked into an animal shelter and said she wanted the oldest and sickest dogs they had. USA TODAY A study published Thursday finds that roadkill rates in three states declined with traffic reduced from stay-at-home orders to help fight COVID-19. Researchers at the Road Ecology Center at the University of California Davis used traffic and collision data and found […]

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Idaho coronavirus updates: 2,718 confirmed cases, 83 deaths, 2,311 recovered

Follow our daily COVID-19 updates and the latest news as we work to separate facts from fear. BOISE, Idaho — We’re closely tracking Idaho’s number of deaths and cases of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, as well as what’s happening as Idaho continues to reopen. We have multiple graphs and timelines looking at the coronavirus case trends in Idaho, […]

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Idaho coronavirus updates: 2,403 cases, 79 deaths, 1,735 recovered; Idaho sees largest spike since April 3

Follow our daily COVID-19 updates and the latest news as we work to separate facts from fear. BOISE, Idaho — Editor’s note: The above video verifies some of the coronavirus claims from the week of May 22. We’re closely tracking Idaho’s number of deaths and cases of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, as well as what’s happening as […]

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