Tag: CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Re

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: ‘Redo’ on local budget, health officials frustrated with contact tracing, and digital advertising (podcast)

As Thanksgiving approaches all eyes are on the regional situation, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to play out at full-speed. Governor Andrew Cuomo got into a verbal spat with reporters on Wednesday — prompting criticism in some circles. He hammered on law ... MORE
LISTEN: Ontario County officials give update on COVID-19 pandemic

LISTEN: Ontario County officials give update on COVID-19 pandemic

Ontario County officials Brian Young and Mary Beer give update on COVID-19 pandemic response, as cases rise and a busy holiday week approaches. Beer leads the health department, and gave insights into what contact tracers have encountered, as well as the efforts ... MORE
NYSPHSAA Covid-19 Task Force is considering 6 options for high school sports

NYSPHSAA Covid-19 Task Force shares six potential scenarios for high school sports

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association’s Covid-19 Task Force met on Tuesday to finalize potential options for high school athletics this coming fall and winter. Six potential scenarios were discussed that could occur as a result of the COVID-19 ... MORE
Malls may not open in ‘Phase 4’ leaving many operators wondering when they will get the green light

Malls may not open in ‘Phase 4’ leaving many operators wondering when they will get the green light

It looks like ‘Phase 4’ is coming for the Finger Lakes, Southern Tier, and Central New York, but don’t expect malls to be part of that phase. Officials with Eastview Mall posted to Facebook this week that local malls still haven’t been ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Creating resources for farm workforce during COVID-19 pandemic

DAILY DEBRIEF: Creating resources for farm workforce during COVID-19 pandemic

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Communication is key, especially when combatting a pandemic. How are immigrant farmworkers remaining educated on the facts about COVID-19 here in New York state? Libby Eiholzer, a bilingual dairy specialist at the Cornell Cooperative Extension explains how her ... MORE