Latest News for: Jamestown health


Virus testing sites closing across state

The Jamestown Press 17 Jun 2021
Dan McKee is consolidating testing sites across Rhode Island that are administered by the state’s health agency. The closest sites to Jamestown that are being closed, all in Newport, are the Park Holm Senior Center, Stop & Shop and the Community College of Rhode Island campus.

Tiverton, Jamestown continue to be at ends of the COVID vaccine spectrum in Rhode Island

Marietta Daily Journal 03 Jun 2021
Tiverton and Jamestown continue to be at different ends of the COVID vaccine spectrum, according to the latest data provided by the state Department of Health. Jamestown has the third-highest rate in the state of eligible residents who are at ... .

Lummi totem pole heads for nation’s capital with appeal: Find missing women

People's World 01 Jun 2021
Nearly 200 were in the crowd, including members of the Jamestown S’Klallams, Hoh, Quileute, and Makah Tribes, environmental activists, and supporters of Black Lives Matter, Voices for Health, and Healing, and the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe Opioid Clinic.

Monday's local scoreboard

Grand Forks Herald 01 Jun 2021
At Choice Health & Fitness -- Mandan (West No. 1) vs. Valley City (East No. 4); West Fargo Sheyenne (East No. 2) vs. Bismarck Legacy (West No. 3). At Wynne Courts -- Fargo Davies (East No. 1) vs ... At Choice Health & Fitness, 1 p.m ... At Choice Health & Fitness, 4.30 p.m. At Choice Health & Fitness, 6 p.m ... Jamestown (West No ... 4 Jamestown, 4.30 p.m.

DAR named DeLorenzo Community Service honoree

Crossville Chronicle 29 May 2021
Louis DeLorenzo is this volunteer coach that motivates and advocates health and well being and expects no more than each athlete’s personal best, which is an achievement that embodies a person’s very best effort.” ... DeLorenzo is area manager of VEC in Jamestown and Byrdstown, TN.

Former Miss Ghana registers 1000 kids on NHIS

Joy Online 28 May 2021
Former Miss Ghana (2010) and founder of the Lumos International Foundation for Empowerment (LIFE) Stephanie Karikari has through the foundation registered some one thousand kids at Jamestown onto the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) ... needed some cushioning, health-wise.

Half of Stutsman County has been vaccinated

The Jamestown Sun 27 May 2021
Central Valley Health District announced Thursday that half of all Stutsman County residents have received vaccinations for the coronavirus, according to Shannon Klatt, director of health promotion for the district ... at the Jamestown Civic Center.

Vaxx clinic Friday at JCC; 2 COVID deaths in Allegany County

Olean Times Herald 27 May 2021
OLEAN — The Cattaraugus County Health Department will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Jamestown Community College's Olean Campus on Friday ... Health department officials said Pfizer is the only COVID-19 vaccine that has emergency-use authorization for any individual over 12 years of age.

Four Newport County communities among highest COVID vaccination youth rates in RI

The Herald News 26 May 2021
Four Newport County communities have some of the highest vaccination rates among the youngest eligible residents, according to the most recent state from the state Department of Health. Little Compton, Middletown, Jamestown and Portsmouth rank No ... 38th)Jamestown.

Two North Dakota jails refuse to offer COVID-19 shots to inmates

The Dickinson Press 26 May 2021
... proposals from local public health agencies to provide shots.

North Dakota State Hospital budget maintains current operations

The Jamestown Sun 19 May 2021
Bernie Satrom, R-Jamestown, said he was in favor of a new State Hospital in the future ... "Behavioral health was a focus of the Legislature," Etherington said ... Chet Pollert, R-Carrington and House majority leader, said the North Dakota State Hospital is vitally important to Jamestown and to the whole state of North Dakota.

[BN] Blitz: Tight plane squeeze can't spoil warm Buffalo welcome for Bills' rookie O-linemen

The Buffalo News 14 May 2021
BY BEN TSUJIMOTO. May 14, 2021. Bills draft pick Tommy Doyle was one of three mammoth offensive linemen headed to rookie minicamp on the same small plane. Tony Tribble/Associated Press. Tight plane squeeze can't spoil warm Buffalo welcome for Bills' rookie O-linemen ... READ MORE. MORE BILLS & NFL NEWS ... Jamestown vs ... WNY Maritime/Health Sciences vs ... ....

Young, former WNY senator, is keynote speaker for JCC graduation

Olean Times Herald 05 May 2021
JAMESTOWN — Catharine M. Young, executive director of the New York State Center of Excellence for Food and Agriculture at Cornell AgriTech and a former New York state senator representing Chautauqua and Cattaraugus counties, will present the keynote address during SUNY Jamestown Community College’s virtual commencement ceremony on May 14.

Moderna, J&J vaccines at JCC clinic Saturday

Olean Times Herald 04 May 2021
OLEAN — The Cattaraugus County Health Department will host two COVID-19 vaccination clinics Saturday at the Jamestown Community College Olean Campus. There are 350 doses of the two-shot Moderna vaccine that will be administered from 9 a.m ... .