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County health center to modify care methods

The Morgan County Health Center Monday, March 16 released a statement regarding their care practices in light of the coronavirus epidemic. The statement read, in part: “Out of an abundance of caution and to assist with our nation’s preventive efforts, starting Wednesday, March 18, we will be open but modify how we do care. Keep

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Mid-Mo forgoes billing on non-transport calls

by Becky Holloway Agreeing with the recommendation of its administrator, the Mid-Mo Ambulance District Board of Directors will not bill for dry runs other than those approved at last month’s meeting. Administrator Lee Kemp reported about a study of “treat/no transport” calls during the board’s meeting Wednesday, March 11, at the district office in Tipton.

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R-II closed through April 5 due to coronavirus possibility

Morgan County R-II School District will be closed through April 5, in an effort to mitigate the possible spread of the coronavirus. The virus is a novel (new) coronavirus and the respiratory disease it causes is abbreviated COVID-19. Morgan County R-II Assistant Superintendent Chris Marshall released the following statement Monday, March 16: “We have maintained

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