Universities mandate vaccinations: The plan locally

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Some colleges and universities — including Duke University, most recently — are now requiring students, staff and faculty members to get the coronavirus vaccine. It’s part of a nationwide effort to safely return to in-person classes in the fall. In March, the University System of Georgia put out its recommendations for […]

3 counties to fall back to Phase 2 of COVID-19 reopening

Three Washington state counties have failed COVID-19 metrics and will soon be under tighter restrictions, according to Gov. Jay Inslee’s office. Cowlitz, Pierce, and Whitman counties will all backslide to Phase 2 of the state’s “Healthy Washington” plan on Friday...

Stable and affordable homes keep families healthy

Domenic Delmonico is the executive director of Rhode Island Medicaid at Tufts Health Plan. Jennifer Hawkins is the executive director of ONE Neighborhood Builders. Voters across Rhode Island signaled their support for producing more affordable homes by approving the...