Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds speaks during a press conference at Iowa PBS on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, in Johnston, Iowa. With 37% of Iowans fully vaccinated, Reynolds called on those unsure or skeptical to make an appointment and receive the vaccine. (Brian Powers/The Des Moines Register via AP) Be sure […]

NORTHEAST OREGON — The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Union and Wallowa counties’ school districts and their students to travel a rugged and harmful path the past 13 months. Funds from the American Rescue Plan Act, the latest COVID-19 relief package from the federal government, however, will help put them on […]

The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ Bureau of Forestry commends White Township for taking an active role and approach to managing its community forests and trees, including the White’s Woods Nature Center covering nearly 250 acres along the Indiana Borough line. However, the bureau said in a long-awaited, […]

As Belmont formulates a Master Plan to improve and set the vision for its parks and open spaces, community feedback is being sought on the city’s extensive parks and trail system. The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Master Plan, or PROS, will set the framework for planning, maintaining, developing and […]

The National Park Service is preparing the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and Curecanti National Recreation Area for the upcoming season. This year, visitors should be aware of highway construction between Curecanti and the Black Canyon, as well as the reconstruction of the Elk Creek Visitor Center. Weather […]

All Oregonians eligible for COVID-19 vaccines April 19; Piluso steps out of school board race Get vaccinated Every Oregonian age 16 and older, who wants to be vaccinated, is eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine begining Monday, April 19. Frontline workers and those in their households became eligible Monday, April […]

FILE – In this Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020 file photo, an election judge checks in a voter at the La Familia Recreation Center in the Baker neighborhood south of downtown Denver. On Friday, April 9, 2021, The Associated Press reported on stories circulating online incorrectly asserting Major League Baseball had […]

The residents of Mission Point Point Nursing & Physical Rehabilitation Center of Ishpeming listen to a band concert on Easter Sunday afternoon to make their day merrier during the COVID-19 pandemic. From left, musicians are Madeline Gabka on trumpet, Scott Schippers and Noah Bauer on guitar, Seth Milano on percussion, and vocalists Jacob Milano and Linda Terentiak. (Photo courtesy of Margaret […]

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – The coronavirus vaccine rollout is well underway in Connecticut. As of March 19, people aged 45 and up became eligible. Priority access was granted to those with certain medical conditions and intellectual disabilities on April 1. All other adults were also able to make appointments on […]

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – The coronavirus vaccine rollout is well underway in Connecticut. As of March 19, people aged 45 and up became eligible. Priority access will be granted to those with certain medical conditions and intellectual disabilities on April 1. All other adults will be able to make appointments […]

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – The coronavirus vaccine rollout is well underway in Connecticut. As of March 19, people aged 45 and up became eligible. Priority access will be granted to those with certain medical conditions and intellectual disabilities on April 1. All other adults will be able to make appointments […]

The Branson Parks and Recreation department never fails to offer events and programs to get everyone outdoors. Their newest free program, a partnership with ‘Trips for Kids’, is designed to get kids on their bikes and outside. According to a press release from the city of Branson, with the launching […]