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3 fully-vaccinated El Pasoans among 14 latest Covid deaths

EL PASO, Texas -- Of the 14 coronavirus deaths occurring in El Paso County last week, public health officials confirmed Monday that three of those fatalities involved people who were fully vaccinated. That brought the total number of El Paso virus deaths to date among those vaccinated to ten, with officials noting that all of The post 3 fully-vaccinated El Pasoans among 14 latest Covid deaths appeared first on KVIA.
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Covid infection reported at Clint High School

CLINT, Texas -- The Clint Independent School District has reported a case of Covid-19 at Clint High School. The district would not disclose whether the infected person was a student or staff member. People who were in close contact with the infected individual received notification, and the district said operations would continue as usual at The post Covid infection reported at Clint High School appeared first on KVIA.
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Online petition seeks to stop Juarez Fair over COVID-19 concerns

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) – More than 54,000 people have signed an online petition to cancel next month’s Juarez Fair over COVID-19 concerns. The petition on change.org comes days after Juarez city officials approved funding for the music and entertainment event that prior to the pandemic hosted more than 400,000 visitors, many of them from El Paso. The state of Chihuahua also green-lighted the event despite public grumblings from business and civic groups.
El Paso, TXEl Paso Times

El Paso reports three COVID delta variant cases, all in unvaccinated patients

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health reported three confirmed cases of the delta variant on Friday. The patients were unvaccinated, and they were a woman in her 20s, a woman in her 40s, and a woman in her 60s. Two of the women reported experiencing mild symptoms and did not require hospitalization. One of the women was admitted and released from the hospital.
El Paso, TXKFOX 14

Delta variant in El Paso; leaders worry about those unvaccinated

EL PASO, Texas (KFOX14) — “It’s within our community and we need to be careful and know our surroundings,” El Paso Mayor Oscar Leeser said. The Delta variant is now making its presence known in El Paso. “This is a marathon. Not a sprint,” El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego...