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Covid-19 tracker: the pace continues

Hello, Mission, and welcome to Virus Village, your (somewhat regular) Covid-19 data dump. Regardless of the measure – infections, hospitalizations, positivity rates and R-numbers – San Francisco seems to be still in the heart of the omicron woods. First the…

Lottery fever? These were the Flint Area spots to win tickets

If you’re like me, you woke up realizing you still had to go to work this morning and you weren’t a millionaire overnight. Two lucky lotto players are mega-rich after hitting the $ 632.6 million jackpot in Wednesday night’s draw….

More snow to come Thursday evening

The bottom line This is my second update from the morning weather blog – phew! We are grappling with widespread icing issues Wednesday morning as patchy freezing rain sweeps through New Jersey. For more details on this element of the…

History Tidbits of Orr Hot Springs – Mendocino Lighthouse

As a Kelley House docent looking for a book on the Orr Hot Springs area, I have amassed more information than I could ever use in what I plan to be a small post on the subject. . While the…

Elizabeth Holmes trial live – Former Theranos chief’s fate hangs in the balance as jurors fail to deliver verdict on Day 4

THE jury in the trial against former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes is in its second week of deliberations. In March 2018, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission charged former Holmes and Theranos chairman Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani with fraud by…

PREPARATION ROUNDUP: South Forsyth girls dominate Carolina Invitational opener

South Forsyth opened the Carolina Invitational in a dominant fashion on Tuesday, overtaking Berkeley [S.C.] 57-23 in the first round of the Charleston, SC tournament. The War Eagles led 19-4 after the first quarter and had a sizable 31-6 halftime…

Treacherous Sierra Blizzard “Blowing Like a Shaken Snow Globe” Stalls Travelers, Shuts Down Tahoe Lifts

UPDATE: Sierra snowfall just broke a 51-year record and buried several ski resorts, forcing closure. Whiteout conditions darkened the Sierra skies over the holiday weekend as a relentless blizzard blew up the mountains, shutting down major roads to Lake Tahoe,…

More cases of Salmonella disease in Western Canada linked to brand of frozen kernel corn

The Public Health Agency of Canada says its investigation into a salmonella outbreak in western Canada determined that 84 people fell ill this fall from the bacteria. The agency says on its website that the outbreak is linked to Alasko…

Joan Didion obituary | Jeanne Didion

The writing of Joan Didion, who died in 87 years, resembled a mantra, mannered, even “embedded in its own modulations” (it was Martin Amis’s snipe). It was also unique and remarkable. Even the shape of his books was unusual, the…

15 most anticipated high-end hotel openings in 2022

Fifth Avenue Hotel Located in the upscale NoMad neighborhood of New York City, this luxury hotel (also a member of Leading Hotels of the World) will combine a historic residence designed by architectural firm McKim, Mead & White with a…