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Governor green lights senior care visits but safety guidelines a tall...

Gail Reid regularly joined her mother at her Dunwoody assisted living facility’s dining room before COVID-19 and shelter-in-place orders abruptly ended Reid’s access to...

New $300 unemployment boost arrives but some film workers left out

Over a half million Georgians have received their first federal unemployment insurance supplement in more than a month this week as the state Department...

Health officials blame prison for COVID outbreak in rural SE Georgia

An error in COVID-19 data reporting has obscured an outbreak in a Georgia prison and in the community surrounding it. The count of coronavirus cases...

Amid campus COVID spread Georgia colleges to push for in-person class

University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley Tuesday defended his decision to bring students back to campus for in-person learning and pledged to continue...

Kemp order opens path for long-term care residents to host family,...

More visitors will be allowed into long-term care facilities under new state guidelines issued late Tuesday. Gov. Brian Kemp authorized in-person visitation “subject to specific...

Politically connected firm earning millions in state COVID contract

A health care staffing company with strong political connections has been paid more than $40 million by the state of Georgia to supply medical...

Georgia college students adapt to online classes, new kind of tests

Georgia Southern University’s Dr. Isaac Chun-Hai Fung stays away from campus these days unless he has a class to teach, and he's not the...

Georgia’s COVID testing drop blamed on virus fatigue, lost confidence

Long waits for midsummer testing appointments and results, a recent decline in cases and “pandemic fatigue” have all likely contributed to a steady –...

‘We’re not through this’: Governors plead with Congress for COVID aid

WASHINGTON — Democratic governors on Thursday begged Congress to come to the aid of ailing states, which face unexpected expenses as they attempt to...

COVID figures spike at UGA again as 1,400 students infected

The University of Georgia saw a sharp rise in COVID-19 cases for the second week in a row. The college said Wednesday that 1,417 positive tests were...
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