This Week's E-Edition
The federal government outlined a sweeping plan today to make vaccines for COVID-19 available for free to all Americans, assuming a safe and effective shot is established and widely accepted though polls show skepticism remains across America.
Dubuque County supervisors voted, 2-1, Sept. 8 against enacting a countywide mask mandate recommended by the county Board of Health.
Western Dubuque Community School District officials are reporting 20 active COVID-19 cases among students and staff.
Students returned to in-person classes over the last couple of weeks, but this year had a different look to it. Due to COVID-19, schools across the country had implemented sanitizing stations, mask wearing and social distancing to protect students and staff.
Concerts, festivals, bingo nights, movie showings and a host of other normal activities have been knocked off the calendar by COVID-19 and its related distancing precautions.