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WWII vet celebrates beating Covid-19 and turning 104 in the same week

Bill Lapschies and his family have a lot to celebrate this year. The Oregon veteran has recovered from Covid-19 and he just celebrated his 104th birthday. Visitors aren’t allowed inside the Edward C. Allworth Veterans’ Home in Lebanon because of statewide restrictions, but they were able to have a small celebration outside. Staff brought him…MORE

Man uses $900 from savings to buy gas for more than 50 Detroit nurses

Man uses $900 from savings to buy gas for more than 50 Detroit nurses

A good Samaritan decided to use the $900 he’d been saving to do something nice for Detroit nurses on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Allen Marshall spent Wednesday and Thursday at an Exxon station near the Detroit Medical Center with a sign that said “FREE GAS FOR NURSES.” “I just…MORE

Here’s what health experts say about face masks

Here’s what health experts say about face masks

Should you or shouldn’t you wear a face mask during the coronavirus pandemic? Here’s what health organizations and top experts say. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: The organization recommends that if you are not sick, “you do not need to wear a facemask unless you are caring for someone who is sick.”…MORE

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