Today's 123 new cases reported in Spokane County are one reason why health experts are concerned about the virus mixing in with the flu this fall and winter.
In a release, the Health District says it has been working with several districts, including Spokane Public Schools, Central Valley, Cheney and West Valley, to develop plans for getting early learning students back in the classroom.
If you haven’t already, health officials say now’s the time to get your flu shot.
Spokane County saw a spike in new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday with 123 new cases reported since Tuesday.
The MultiCare Rockwood Clinic will be holding multiple flu clinics in the Inland Northwest starting October 3.
Rand Paul has dedicated much of his time during the coronavirus pandemic to a singular mission: discrediting Dr. Anthony Fauci.
Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine candidate begins Phase 3 trials in the United States today. Trials for the single-dose vaccine will include up to 60,000 adult participants at nearly 215 sites in the US and internationally. Phase 3 trials will…
More than 200,000 Americans have lost their lives to Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic, and the country is now transitioning into a new season with worrisome trends.
More than 200,000 Americans have lost their lives to Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic, and the country is now transitioning into a new season with worrisome trends. The devastating death toll comes ahead of what experts caution could…
It's been four months since Spokane moved onto Phase 2, and the latest health data shows the county is still far off from meeting some of the state's requirements to advance.
TACOMA, Wash. -- MultiCare is warning patients of a data breach that may affect them. The breach affects some 300,000 people, according to a release from MultiCare, which says it was made aware of the incident in mid-July and began…
Online classes and no college sports spell trouble for small towns that lean on a higher ed economy.
A new study from the University of Idaho suggests that fear of COVID-19 results in negative psychological health.
What happened today seemed impossible to many Americans six months ago. When Dr. Anthony Fauci predicted in March that Covid-19 could kill 200,000 people in the US, skeptics lambasted him and accused him of fearmongering. But Fauci was right. And…
What happened today seemed impossible to many Americans six months ago.
Dr. Anthony Fauci on Tuesday said the nearing prospect of the US reaching 200,000 coronavirus deaths is "very sobering, and in some respects, stunning," while adding that Americans should trust medical experts despite at times conflicting signals from the highest levels of government.
Adeline Fagan, a second year OBGYN resident living in Houston, died early Saturday after a couple months-long battle with Covid-19, her family announced in a post on a GoFundMe page established on her behalf.
SPOKANE, Wash - After weeks of relatively low COVID-19 case numbers in Spokane, the number of confirmed cases started to climb again late last week. Spokane health officer Dr. Bob Lutz said that spike is a result in more people gathering together over the Labor Day holiday.
Older racial and ethnic minority residents in nursing homes and assisted living communities in the United States and their caregivers have been hit hardest by the Covid-19 pandemic, according to new research by the University of Rochester Medical Center.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted just days earlier.
Six months. It may feel like an eternity, but that's how long it's been since states started enacting stay-at-home orders. We now know those actions were at least partially successful in slowing the spread of Covid-19. They also triggered an…
The United States is closing in on the somber milestone of 200,000 deaths from Covid-19 as more than half of states are reporting a rise in cases. The climb comes after many states had seen case numbers decline following a…