KSJD Local Newscast - April 3, 2020

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KSJD Local Newscast - April 2, 2020

Apr 2, 2020

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In this week’s coronavirus update with Southwest Health System staff, KSJD speaks with Kerri White-Singleton, chief operating officer for the Southwest Medical Group, about the value of social distancing and its benefit to keeping health care working within its capacity.

The interview took place shortly after the Montezuma County Public Health Department announced two new COVID-19 cases Thursday, including one related death. 

KSJD Local Newscast - April 1, 2020

Apr 1, 2020

U.S. House of Representatives

On Friday, President Donald Trump signed a bipartisan relief package that will inject $2 trillion in aid in the fight against COVID-19.

Rep. Scott Tipton supported the legislation because it addressed his two main concerns: medical resources for the health care system and economic protections for impacted businesses and people.