COVID-19 in Indian Country
The White House COVID-19 Response Team and public health officials hold a press briefing on October 22, 2021.
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The Senate passed the State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Fiscal Recovery, Infrastructure, and Disaster Relief Flexibility Act to address COVID-19 funding.
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“ANCs are facing a time crunch to get COVID-19 relief dollars out the door,” said Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska).
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“I worked hard to include this important language and am relieved the Senate passed this critical extension for tribes to be able to expend CARES Act funds,” said Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska).
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“After decades of being ignored and forgotten, we applaud the Senate Appropriations Committee for the robust legislation proposed to improve outcomes for Indian Country,” said NCUIH CEO Francys Crevier.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation 35,660 as of October 21, 2021. Reports indicate 33,579 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus data, showing 1,688,049 COVID-19 vaccines distributed as of October 18, 2021.
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The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus data, showing 265,299 COVID-19 cases through October 20, 2021.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 35,583 as of October 20, 2021. Reports indicate 33,550 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe reported two new positive COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of active cases to eight as of October 19, 2021.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 34,999 as of October 19, 2021. Reports indicate 33,039 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The Office of the Inspector General at the Department of the Interior released a summary of an investigative report into a former Donald Trump administration official.
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As of October 14, 2021, 52.2 percent of all eligible individuals within the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe portion are fully vaccinated and protected against COVID-19.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 34,914 as of October 18, 2021. Reports indicate 32,906 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe reported two new positive COVID-19 cases over the weekend, bringing the total number of active cases to seven as of October 18, 2021.
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The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus data, showing 263,357 COVID-19 cases through October 17, 2021.
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It is with great sadness that the Pueblo of Laguna announces the death of another community member to COVID-19.
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The Indian Health Service has awarded grants totaling $7.7 million to 10 tribes and tribal organizations to support the expansion of the Community Health Aide Program.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 34,878 as of October 17, 2021. Reports indicate 32,906 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation is 34,814 as of October 16, 2021. Reports indicate 32,851 coronavirus recoveries on the largest reservation in the United States.
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