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During COVID-19, how I safely photograph life on Wisconsin’s lakeshore

CLOSE Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide SHEBOYGAN – Covering events during the pandemic is a challenge I never experienced before in my career as a photographer. When COVID-19 pandemic reared its head in our area in March, the first event impacted was St. Patrick’s Day. Usually, the Irishman’s Walk in Plymouth is a joyous event. People dressed in their …

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Emergency loans help some businesses stay open during COVID

Owner Mike Jarchow said he’s normally booked through the summer with weddings. When Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced businesses like his must temporarily close to help stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, however, the weddings were either postponed to 2021 or moved across the state line to South Dakota, where restrictions were never implemented. “This is our third wedding …

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Vitalant says blood donations drop during the summer

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Knowing your blood type can save your life and the life of others. According to Vitalant, blood donations drop around 20% during the summer. This leaves local emergency organizations in need of blood. The summer months have taken a toll on blood donations for years, which affects the total amount of blood that hospitals receive for …

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Oregon bankers sue over new law protecting homeowners who can’t pay mortgages during pandemic

The Oregon Bankers Association sued Thursday to overturn part of a new state law that protects homeowners from foreclosure and other penalties if they cannot pay their mortgages during the coronavirus pandemic. The bankers said they weren’t attacking the eviction moratorium itself, only provisions in the legislation that apply retroactively and those that prohibit fees and penalties banks could otherwise …

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Mouse with COVID-19 bites researcher during clinical trial at UNC

A mouse injected with COVID-19 bit a researcher in April of this year, while they were conducting tests to better treat the disease, according to a statement from UNC. The researcher followed a 14-day self-quarantine and did not develop any symptoms. A UNC spokesman said the injected pathogen adapted for the mouse typically poses alesser risk of infection in humans. …

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FBI lawyer accused of changing email; trial during pandemic surprisingly normal

Home Daily News Afternoon Briefs: FBI lawyer accused of changing… News Roundup By Debra Cassens Weiss August 14, 2020, 5:01 pm CDT Image from FBI lawyer accused of altering email in Russia probe An information filed Friday accuses FBI lawyer Kevin Clinesmith of changing an email used in 2017 to justify continued surveillance of Carter Page, a former adviser …

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