Axis Health System vaccinates 240 people Saturday at clinic in Cortez

Cortez Integrated Healthcare inoculated 240 people age 70 or older Saturday with the Moderna coronavirus vaccine. Recipients of the vaccine fell under the state’s Phase 1B designation for the...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2021 | UPDATED: 4 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

La Plata County nonprofit receives 3,000 pounds of vitamins

The Herb Hut Free Clinic, a La Plata County nonprofit, received 3,000 pounds of multivitamins this week that it intends to hand out to local residents in need – free. The Herb Hut has a clinic on...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2021 | UPDATED: 1 day 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

What impact are ski areas having on coronavirus spread?

Colorado’s resort communities are teetering on the edge of increased restrictions as a potential surge in COVID-19 cases from the busy holidays looms. But public health officials in eight...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2021 | UPDATED: 1 day 19 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Second La Plata County nursing home this week reports COVID-19 outbreak

Another La Plata County nursing home has reported an outbreak of COVID-19 cases – the second facility to report an outbreak this week. According to state records released Wednesday, Cottonwood Inn...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2021 | UPDATED: 3 days 30 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Ignacio High School shifts into remote learning because of COVID-19 cases

Ignacio High School shifted into remote learning Wednesday after learning of multiple confirmed COVID-19 cases among staff members and students. Rocco Fuschetto, Ignacio School District...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2021 | UPDATED: 2 days 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango restaurant owners file lawsuit against Polis, health departments

Owners of CJ’s Diner, Jerry and Carrie Martinez, are suing Gov. Jared Polis and state and local health departments, claiming state law, executive orders and public health orders that restrict...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2021 | UPDATED: 4 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

COVID-19 outbreak confirmed at La Plata County nursing home

An outbreak of COVID-19 cases has been confirmed at a nursing home in La Plata County. San Juan Basin Public Health said one employee and two residents at Sunshine Gardens Country Home, east of...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2021 | UPDATED: 4 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Upper Pine River Fire vaccine clinic up and running

Upper Pine River Fire Protection District vaccinated about 120 people Saturday, its first day as a COVID-19 vaccination clinic. The district, which covers 256 square miles in eastern La Plata...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2021 | UPDATED: 2 days 17 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Teams organize to begin vaccinations in La Plata County

A group of 400 medical volunteers is organizing to begin vaccinating residents of La Plata County who are 70 and older, hoping to hold their first event possibly in the second half of the month....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2021 | UPDATED: 5 days 21 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Colorado lawmakers will get access to vaccine ahead of others

Colorado lawmakers will have access to a COVID-19 vaccine for the 2021 lawmaking term that begins Wednesday, likely moving them ahead of hundreds of thousands of others in the state’s second...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2021 | UPDATED: 5 days 20 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

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San Juan Basin Public Health forms partnerships for COVID-19 tests, vaccinations

San Juan Basin Public Health is working with Animas Surgical Hospital and Pagosa Springs Medical Center to provide COVID-19 vaccines to residents and staff members of long-term care facilities....

DATE: Jan. 11, 2021 | UPDATED: 4 days 18 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Upper Pine River Fire in Bayfield plans to open COVID-19 vaccination clinic

The Upper Pine River Fire Protection District, which covers 265 square miles of eastern La Plata County, plans to open a public vaccination center in the next two weeks. The fire district has been...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

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