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(VISIT CAPE NEWSLETTER) Even while social distancing during COVID-19, there are still plenty of things that you can safely do while following CDC recommendations. We’ve got activity recommendations ready for you! To stay up to date with the latest news in Cape Girardeau County & the COVID-19 crisis check out our new community website. An […]
Grocery Stores Implement COVID-19 Prevention Grocery stores can play an important role in protecting their employees and customers from COVID-19 infections by following personal and environmental hygiene practices. Southern Seven Health Department has begun assisting stores throughout the southern seven county region in implementing the following industry best practices recommended by the Illinois Department of […]
Caring for Someone at Home with COVID-19 Most people who get sick with COVID-19 will have only mild illness and should recover at home. Care at home can help stop the spread of COVID-19 and help protect people who are at risk for getting seriously ill from the disease. COVID-19 spreads between people who are […]
WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) has launched a new comprehensive coronavirus resource page on his website. Missourians can find information about what is included in the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act” and what assistance they may be eligible for. To get the latest information, visit www.hawley.senate.gov/coronavirus. Detailed explanations, answers to frequently asked questions, and links […]
We greatly appreciate the generosity of the public to help stock hospital shelves for patients in need. But this crisis isn’t over. Blood drives continue to be canceled at an alarming rate – more than 9,000 so far – but we continue to urge blood drive hosts to maintain scheduled blood drives whenever possible as we […]
Each of us can help stop the spread of COVID-19 disease by washing our hands regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds – especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after coughing, sneezing, or blowing your nose. If soap and water are not available, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that consumers use […]
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With so many Missourians stuck at home, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is offering teachers, parents, students, and others its free Discover Nature Schools (DNS) nature-based curriculum for pre-kindergarten through high school online. Find DNS information and curriculum for pre-kindergarten through high school online at nature.mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/teacher-portal/discover-nature-schools. MDC also offers other nature-based learning […]