After a college town’s coronavirus outbreak, deaths at nursing homes mount

By Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis and Chris Mooney, The Washington Post, October 21 2020 ‘The very thing we worried about’: In La Crosse, Wis., students partied in September. Then infections and deaths among the elderly began to rise. Mayor Tim Kabat was already on edge as thousands of students returned to La Crosse, Wis., to resume classes this fall at the city’s three colleges.

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Why The ‘Kevin Bacon’ Factor Is Key To Understanding How COVID Spread In Nursing Homes

By Jackie Fortiér, LAist, October 21 2020 Adrina Rodriguez talks with a nurse through a window in April as she visits her father at the Gateway Care and Rehabilitation Center in Hayward where 19 residents have died of COVID-19. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) To make ends meet, Martha Tapia works 64 hours a week at two different Orange County nursing homes.

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