Salt Lake County Newswire (Page 8)

Salt Lake County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Salt Lake County, UT. (Page 8)

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  1. Toxic algal bloom impacting people, animals and farms in 2 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... of sickening more than 300 people and possibly killing 100 ducks and a goat. Major concerns persist for Salt Lake County farmers and their crops. SALT LAKE CITY - More than 330 people and animals were exposed to toxins caused by a large algal bloom ...

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  2. Unique Zika case of Utah caregiver under investigationJul 18, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Left to right, Dr. Angela Dunn, deputy state epidemiologist at the Utah Department of Health; Gary Edwards, executive director, Salt Lake County Health Department; Dr. J. Erin Staples, Medical Epidemiologist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,and Dr. Edward Clark Associate Vice President Clinical Affairs University of Utah speak during a news conference Monday, July 18, 2016, in Salt Lake City. A person who cared for a Zika-infected relative in Utah also got the virus, but exactly how it was transmitted is a medical mystery, health officials announced Monday.

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  3. The Latest: 2nd Utah official wants bribery case tossed, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Valley Morning Star

    ... and a recent Supreme Court decision overturning former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's bribery conviction. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said in an email Monday that his pursuit of 13 bribery and other counts against Swallow is ...

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  4. Salt Lake City Wants Skiers to Carpool to Help Solve Traffic WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Skift

    ... discussed as a way to alleviate traffic congestion up through Little Cottonwood Canyon during ski season. Salt Lake County Council members Councilmen Max Burdick, Richard Snelgrove and Sam Granato have proposed the people-driven ridesharing as a way ...

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  5. Zika virus passed from Utah patient to caregiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... passed away in late June, after traveling to a country where the mosquito-transmitted virus is active, the Salt Lake County health department said. As of mid-July, US health officials have reported 1,306 cases of Zika in the continental United ...

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  6. Utah Reports Zika Infection In Person Who Cared For Man With VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Medical Daily

    ... Utah officials are still investigating how the person became infected. Gary Edwards, director of the Salt Lake County Health Department, said the infected individual is a family contact of the man who died. "We know that the patient had contact with ...

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  7. In medical mystery, caregiver gets Zika from man who diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    " A Utah man who became the first person in the continental U.S. to die after being infected with the Zika virus passed it to a caregiver, creating a medical mystery about how it spread between them, health officials said Monday. The two people did not have sexual contact and the type of mosquito that mainly spreads the virus is not found in the high-altitude area where they live, the Salt Lake County Health Department said.

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  8. The Latest: Prosecutor: Case to proceed against 2nd officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | KRON 4

    ... and a recent Supreme Court decision overturning former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's bribery conviction. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said in an email Monday that his pursuit of 13 bribery and other counts against Swallow is ...

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  9. Utah reports Zika infection in person who cared for patient with virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... Utah officials are still investigating how the person became infected. Gary Edwards, director of the Salt Lake County Health Department, said the infected individual is a family contact of the individual who passed away. "We know that the patient ...

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  10. Second person infected with Zika in Utah a " officials unsure of virus originRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Deseret News

    Health officials are investigating a "unique" case of Zika after a Utah resident who was a "family contact" of the Salt Lake County man who died in June also tested positive for the virus. This is the first example in the U.S. of a person infected with Zika who did not recently travel to an affected area or have sexual contact with an infected person, said Dr. Erin Staples of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at a news conference on Monday.

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  11. Utahn infected with Zika dies; first death in continental US from virusRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Crofs Blogs

    A Salt Lake County resident who tested positive for Zika virus died last month, becoming the first confirmed death related to the virus in the continental U.S. The county Health Department announced the death Friday, saying the exact cause has not been determined. The individual, who had an "underlying health condition" and was elderly, traveled somewhere this year where mosquitoes are known to spread Zika, according to a news release.

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  12. Suspected shooter of siblings may have been stepdad figureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    A man suspected of fatally shooting a teenage brother and sister in Utah during an argument started over a T-shirt may have been a stepfather figure who was romantically involved with the victims' mother, authorities said Friday. Investigators are working to confirm the exact nature of a long-standing relationship between Mario Cervantes-Angel, 28, and the victims: Jose Izazaga, 16, and Abril Izazaga, 15, Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said.

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  13. First Zika-related death in continental USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A person infected with Zika in Utah has died in what marks the first death related to the virus in the continental US. The Salt Lake County Health Department said the elderly person who died in late June also had another health condition.

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  14. Utah law enforcement chiefs react to Dallas police shootingsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | KSL-TV

    Two of Utah's top law enforcement leaders say they won't change the way their agencies patrol or handle protests in the aftermath of the shooting of police officers in Dallas, but called on the community to work with police to break down barriers of mistrust. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said Friday at a news conference that he's disgusted and saddened by what he called "urban warfare" in Dallas.

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  15. 1st death related to Zika virus seen in continental USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Utah health officials say a person infected with Zika has died, and while the exact cause is unclear, it marks the first death related to the virus in the continental U.S. The Salt Lake County Health Department says the elderly person who died in late June also had another health condition. They declined to release more information.

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  16. Authorities confirm first Zika-related death in the USRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | ITV

    American authorities have confirmed that the death of a Utah resident last month is the first Zika-related death in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed this after the Salt Lake County health department reported the death of an elderly person who was infected with Zika while travelling to an affected area.

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  17. The CDC has confirmed the first Zika-related death in the continental USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed that a Utah resident's death last month is the first Zika-related death in the continental United States, the CDC said in an emailed statement. Health officials in the Salt Lake County health department in Utah reported the death on Friday of an elderly resident who had been infected with the Zika virus while traveling to an area with active transmission of the virus.

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  18. Zika-Infected Elderly Patient Dies in US, Cause of Death Not Yet Determined 7 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | ABC News

    An elderly Utah resident is the first person in the continental U.S. to die while being infected with the Zika virus . The cause of death is unknown and the unnamed resident had an underlying health condition, according to the Salt Lake County Health Department .

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  19. CDC confirms first death related to Zika virus in continental U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... death in the continental United States, the CDC said in an emailed statement. Health officials in the Salt Lake County health department in Utah reported the death on Friday of an elderly resident who had been infected with the Zika virus while ...

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  20. Utah resident who had been infected with Zika dies -health officialsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | Reuters

    The Salt Lake County health department in Utah said on Friday that an elderly resident who had been infected with the Zika virus while traveling to an area with active transmission of the virus died late last month. The resident had an undisclosed health condition and had tested positive for the Zika virus.

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