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Analysis: COVID in extended foster care

But due to COVID-19 protocols and staff shortages, the already limited privileges of the group home have been curtailed. In-person visits have ended. Group activities have practically disappeared. Inside, DY resented wearing a mask and washing his hands constantly. With each exposure alert, he and others had to quarantine themselves. …

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Juneteenth is now a federal holiday

The move was praised by Senator Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, who has long criticized the state of the US livestock market and the consolidation of the industry. “GR8 NEWS Ag Cmte Answering My Calls 2 is holding a hearing June 23 on injustice in the livestock market / industry (plus) the …

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6 ways to celebrate and commemorate Juneteenth

Bastiaan Slabbers / NurPhoto / Getty Images A Juneteenth Parade in Philadelphia, PA You’ve probably heard of Juneteenth, but do you know the real meaning behind it? This historic event dates back to June 19, 1865, when enslaved African Americans in Texas learned they were free. Although the Emancipation Proclamation …

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John Robert “Bob” Hardison | Obituary

While at OSU as a commander and professor of military science, he developed a detachment of just 73 cadets to a strength of 275 and successfully negotiated a satellite unit at Portland State University which opened with 100 additional cadets. In 1985, Bob’s OSU was statistically ranked as the best …

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