Health sciences circles around resilience, creativity, resolve

By Kathryn Rice During the 2020-21 school year, Northwest Technical School Health Sciences Instructor Bing Boettner has had to rethink the curriculum for the program. Cutting to the core of the program, Boettner has rebuilt revolving around resilience, creativity and resolve. The health science program is a two-year program to prepare students interested in the

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Vaccination rate reaches 15.1% in county, 10 new COVID cases, 1 death

According to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services COVID-19 vaccination dashboard 15.1 percent or 3,339 Nodaway Countians have received the first dose of a vaccine for the coronavirus. These figures are as of February 16 and 571 individuals have received the second dose. The total population of Nodaway County is given at 22,092

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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 3 PM CST SUNDAY… * WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Light snow accumulations and ice accumulations of up to one-tenth of an inch. * WHERE…Portions of northeast Kansas and north-central, northeast and northwest Missouri. * WHEN…From 6 AM to 3 PM CST Sunday. * IMPACTS…Plan on slippery road

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Mosaic Matters – Mental health care heighten during pandemic

Editor’s note: This article is the third in a series that will speak to news events surrounding Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville. This weekend’s St. Francis Hospital Foundation annual gala will garner funds for the fresh approach of treating the area’s residents who suffer with mental health issues. Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville leaders realized

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10 Squared Women donate to animal shelter

10 Squared Women of Nodaway County gave its quarterly donation of $7,800 to the New Nodaway Humane Society Animal Shelter, February 12. At the presentation were NNHS Board President Crystal Ward, 10 Squared member Amanda Twaddle and Animal Shelter Director Wendy Combs. Combs plans to spend $3,500-$4,000 on bulk microchips which is a year’s supply.

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Fresh food mobile is coming to Skidmore

The Fresh Mobile Pantry sponsored by Second Harvest Community Food Bank is from 10 am to noon, Thursday, February 25 at the Skidmore Wildcat Park, 100 Adams Street, Skidmore. The pantry is open to the general public, while supplies last.

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February 11, 2021

Presiding Commissioner Bill Walker called the meeting of the Nodaway County Commission to order at the commissioner’s office. In attendance: Walker, Chris Burns, Scott Walk, associate commissioners, and Melinda Patton, county clerk. Burns made a motion to approve the agenda as presented. The motion passed. Walk made a motion to approve prior commission minutes dated

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Wednesday, February 16 COVID-19 report: five new cases

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces five individuals residing in Nodaway County have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). No positive cases reported on February 17, 2021. 2208 confirmed cases; 346 probable cases  21 active cases  2510 released from isolation  164 total hospitalizations  2 current hospitalizations  23 deaths

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NH splits games with Mound City

Nodaway-Holt girls had a win 48 – 41 against Mound City February 16 at home. Mound City boys took a win away from Nodaway-Holt, 91 – 16 later that evening in Graham.

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Tuesday, February 16 COVID-19 report: five new cases

Nodaway County Health Department Administrator, Tom Patterson, announces five individuals residing in Nodaway County have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).  2208 confirmed cases; 346 probable cases  21 active cases  2510 released from isolation  164 total hospitalizations  2 current hospitalizations  23 deaths The affected individuals include:  1

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