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Laurie Veillette

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont said the first round of the COVID-19 vaccine will have been given to all nursing home residents and staff, who wish to be vaccinated, by the end of next week.

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Connecticut health officials want people to restrict their visitation to nursing homes following a surge in COVID-19 cases. More than five thousand new cases were reported across the state over the weekend.

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A small band of protesters gathered outside the state Capitol in Albany to demand that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo loosen restrictions for visiting residents at nursing homes. But so far, the governor shows no sign of changing the rules.

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An outbreak in two Connecticut nursing homes. Also, a decapitation photo and where politicos are betting this year.

Connecticut Nursing Home Faces Covid-19 Outbreak

Oct 1, 2020
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Health officials say 40 people, including 32 residents, at a Colchester, Connecticut nursing home tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday.