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Salt Lake County eyeing government buildings for ‘quarantine centers’

SALT LAKE CITY — As the novel coronavirus continues to spread throughout Utah, Salt Lake County officials are eyeing shuttered recreation centers and other now-closed county buildings to be turned into “quarantine isolation centers” for patients unable to quarantine at home. County officials say they don’t necessarily need the isolation centers yet — but are… Keep Reading

Posted on in News/South Jordan

Utah woman 3D prints masks for healthcare workers from her basement

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah (KUTV) — While healthcare workers across the country are anticipating shortages of personal protective equipment, a Daybreak woman is turning her hobby into a facemask factory. Kim Bourri is quite literally printing out protection. As a visual game artist, she started toying around with 3D printing in 2015. So when she heard healthcare workers… Keep Reading

Posted on in Food/News

How to stay in and still dine out: Utah restaurants offer take-out options amid pandemic

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — While bars and restaurants in Utah remain closed to dine-in operations by order of the governor, you may not have to go without your favorite foods while self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic. A new website can help you figure out which restaurants remain open for curbside pickup, takeout, and delivery. Plus, if you’d rather… Keep Reading

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Community over Crisis: Messages of love and comfort posted to windows outside South Jordan retirement home

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah (ABC4 News) – There is no question times are stressful and full of uncertainty but some people are finding ways to stay connected with each other. Families around the country are not allowed inside retirement homes and nursing facilities, causing added stress for those wanting to visit their loved ones. Continue Reading… Keep Reading

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Shades Brewing offering ‘quarantine kits’

A Utah brewery is doing some creative marketing to survive the coronavirus outbreak. Salt Lake City’s Shades Brewing has created a 24-pack “quarantine kit” with a mix of limited brews and beer styles. The kit give people a taste of everything the brewery has to offer for about $2 a can. The kit is a way… Keep Reading