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Utah heart attack victim competes for medical care amid surge in Covid-19 cases

In the predawn hours of a recent Tuesday morning in a suburban Salt Lake City hospital, Laurie Terry’s doctor made a disturbing discovery: Utah’s record setting Covid-19 outbreak had become more dangerous than many knew. The virus now had the ability to potentially kill a patient — his patient — even if she wasn’t infected.…MORE

A Colorado woman cited after her pet deer gored a woman walking her dog

A Colorado woman cited after her pet deer gored a woman walking her dog

A Colorado woman was cited with two misdemeanors for illegally raising a young deer that attacked and gored one of her neighbors, according to state wildlife officials. The buck attacked a woman walking her dog on Friday in Black Forest north of Colorado Springs, according to a statement from Colorado Parks and Wildlife. The victim…MORE

A pandemic didn’t deter this 102-year-old from voting

A pandemic didn’t deter this 102-year-old from voting

Ora Smith was born the same year that a deadly infection overtook the country and turned life upside down. The 102-year-old was born in 1918, when a deadly strain of influenza plagued the US and led to over 675,000 deaths in the country. So when one of the most pivotal elections of her lifetime fell…MORE

A Tennessee town is discouraging trick-or-treating this Halloween because of Covid-19

A Tennessee town is discouraging trick-or-treating this Halloween because of Covid-19

A small Tennessee town is discouraging door-to-door trick-or-treating this Halloween because of concerns over Covid-19, but there will still be events in the community for tiny ghouls, ghosts, pirates and princesses. The Town of Mountain City said in a notice posted on its Facebook page that there would be drive-by trick-or-treating at a local community…MORE

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