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Friday, March 27, 2020
GOV. SISOLAK GUIDANCE: DIRECTIVE 003 - ESSENTIAL BUSINESS Understanding Governor Sisolak’s Directive for Non-Essential BusinessesQ: What is an “ESSENTIAL BUSINESS”?A: Essential businesses are those licensed businesses that are encouraged to continue operation, but must adopt COVID-19 risk mitigation measures that reduce the risk of community disease spread. These businesses include: • Essential ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, March 27, 2020
NEWS  Colorado River Union High School District #2                         CONTACT: Lance Ross                                                                                                                             FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE928-758-3961, x-1412                                                                                                                             March 27, ...read more
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Friday, March 27, 2020
The Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act The programs and initiatives in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act that was just passed by Congress are intended to assist business owners with whatever needs they have right now. When implemented, there will be many new resources available for small businesses, as well as certain non-profits and other employers. This ...read more
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Thursday, March 26, 2020
Press ReleaseBoys & Girls Clubs Host Safe Alternative Easter Egg HuntMarch 26,2020 - The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Colorado River are putting a new spin on Easter Egg Hunts this year!  With all of the recent cancellations for all of the Easter activities we wanted to put a new safe spin on this tradition.It’s easy as 1-2-3!      Color one of the Easter Egg templates (can be found on Clubriver.org) ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
UPDATE: EFFECTIVE Wednesday, March 25    Food Distribution site  moving from LHS to Bennett ES to provide a more central location for our families - thank you.    Learning Line Starting on Tuesday, March 24, 2020In an effort to provide assistance for students and families, CCSD has created the Learning Line, a service where CCSD personnel can provide support for all students via telephone to ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Online news release here >https://www.mohave.edu/2020/03/23/mcc-moves-to-online-instruction-for-students-during-covid-19-pandemic/MCC NEWSMohave Community College Colorado City         Bullhead City           Kingman           Lake Havasu City          Online   March 2020                                                     Media Contact: MCC Communications Director James ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Contact: Teri Williams, Public Information Officer Email: twilliams@business.nv.gov For Immediate Release: March 19, 2020 Department of Business and Industry Guidance and Announcements Regarding COVID-19 Notices to be posted in central repository on business.nv.gov Las Vegas, NV- Due to the volume and frequency of guidance and notices related to the COVID- 19 outbreak issued by the divisions ...read more
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Tuesday, March 24, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                              MARCH 24, 2020CONTACT: Lance Ross                                                                                                                    928-758-3961, x-1412  BCESD FINALIZING DISTANCE LEARNING PLANS FOR K-8 STUDENTS                BULLHEAD CITY – The ...read more
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Monday, March 23, 2020
  Release Date:  March 21, 2020Contact:  Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500, Richard.Jenkins@sba.govRelease Number:  NV 16341-02Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs& Instagram  SBA Amends Disaster Declaration Disaster Assistance Now Available to all Nevada Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S. Small Business Administration is ...read more
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Friday, March 20, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 20, 2020                                               Tony Illia, NDOT Public Information Officer Tel: (702) 385-6509 | tillia@dot.nv.govNDOT Continues Essential Highway Services; Transition Business Services Online  LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) continues to fulfill all essential public highway services, including roadway maintenance ...read more
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Friday, March 20, 2020
Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America Thomas J Donohue Chief Executive Officer 1615 H Street N.W. Washington, D.C. 20062 March 20, 2020 The Honorable Lawrence J. Hogan, Jr. The Honorable Andrew Cuomo Governor Governor State of Maryland State of New York Chair Vice Chair National Governors Association National Governors Association 444 North Capitol St NW #267 444 North ...read more
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Friday, March 20, 2020
U.S. Chamber Letter to the President on Essential Infrastructure and Essential Businesses and Services  Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 3:15pm Download the full letter here Dear Mr. President: Thank you for all your effort to combat the coronavirus pandemic and support American families and businesses. We appreciate your leadership and whole of government approach. As our nation continues to labor ...read more
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Friday, March 20, 2020
Case updates74 confirmed cases, including one confirmed death  Southern Nevada Health District Service UpdatesThe Health District’s Birth and Death Records office is closed to the public. Services are available online, and records may also be ordered by mail.  Clients can access the online form for birth certificates ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Dear Chamber & Community members:  As city, state, and federal officials continue to monitor and react to the COVID-19—or coronavirus—pandemic, governments are taking a variety of actions including limiting group events, closing schools, and suspending non-essential operations.  As of March 17th, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) announced a statewide closure of all "non-essential" ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
 March 18, 2020 – COVID-19 Update Southern Nevada Health District OperationsThe Southern Nevada Health District continues to offer clinical services to the community. Steps are being taken to ensure clients, patients, and staff members are protected during service delivery. Additional services are suspended or available online. Check the Health District website for updated information:   New ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
To update you on the latest regarding the federal response to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, we will be hosting a weekly conference call beginning on Friday, March 20th at 2:00pm MT / 1:00pm PT / 10:00am Hawaii.   Click here to register.  Also, please find below information from the U.S. Chamber regarding our efforts with respect to the federal government’s response to the ongoing outbreak and ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
  The past few days have been challenging for all of us; the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been far reaching and things are rapidly changing by the hour. There are many questions and few answers at this point. As a school system, we understand the emotional, social and financial impact this crisis is having on our students, families and community. We are working closely with district ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
NV Energy Offers Payment Support for Customers  Mar 13, 2020 1:35 PM To support customers experiencing financial hardship or isolation as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) threat, NV Energy is temporarily suspending disconnections for non-payment. This step is being taken to ensure our customers have the certainty of electric service during an otherwise uncertain time in many of their ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
A Message from John Hester, Southwest Gas President and CEODear customers,   I cannot stress enough that your safety is of the utmost importance at Southwest Gas. In addition to ensuring a safe and reliable pipeline network that delivers natural gas to you, we are also taking measures to protect your well-being as we face the continued spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19. To that end, ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
CCSD Food Distribution Pods During School Closure The Clark County School District (CCSD) will continue providing breakfast and lunch to students during the closure of our schools beginning Monday, March 16, 2020. Student food distribution pods will be set up at various school locations throughout the valley from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Parents can also pick up academic resources at these sites. For ...read more
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Thursday, March 19, 2020
SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Nevada Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Las Vegas, Nevada – The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to Nevada small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced today. SBA ...read more
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020
STATEMENT FROM NEVADA ASSEMBLY SPEAKER JASON FRIERSON    Urges Nevadans to fill out census forms from home to secure billions in funding for Nevada    Nevadans across the state are looking out for their communities by taking responsible precautions to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. In that same spirit of community, I want to urge all Nevadans to participate in the 2020 Census so that ...read more
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020
  NEVADA HEALTH RESPONSE COVID-19 RISK MITIGATION INITIATIVE    “The most effective course of action is for all Nevadans to stay home and for all nonessential businesses to temporarily close to the public for 30 days.” - Governor Steve Sisolak, March 17, 2020    This Nevada Health Response COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Initiative (Initiative), is issued as guidance following Governor Sisolak’s ...read more
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020
NEWS RELEASE  PRESS OFFICE  Release Date: March 17, 2020                            Contact: Jennifer.Kelly@sba.gov, (202) 205-7036Release Number: 20-26                           Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & Instagram SBA Updates Criteria on States for Requesting Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) WASHINGTON – Today, aspart of the Trump ...read more
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Wednesday, March 18, 2020
STAY HOME FOR NEVADA: Gov. Steve Sisolak announces closures of nonessential businesses LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Gov. Steve Sisolak has announced the closure of nonessential businesses in the state of Nevada effective as of noon March 18. Nonessential businesses include:CLUBS AND BARSMOVIE THEATERSHAIR AND NAIL SALONSBARBERSHOPSNAIL AND TANNING SALONSCASINOS AND ALL GAMING MACHINESSHOPPING MALLSBOWLING ...read more
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Tuesday, March 17, 2020
General information Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. There are many types of human coronaviruses, including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused by a novel (or new) coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans. How you can help prevent the spread of COVID-19 ...read more
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Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Disaster Field Operations Center West   Release Date:  March 17, 2020Contact:  Richard A. Jenkins, (916) 735-1500, Richard.Jenkins@sba.govRelease Number:  NV 16341-01Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs& Instagram  SBA Offers Disaster Assistance to Nevada Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19)  SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S. Small Business Administration is ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 16, 2020  Southern Nevada Health District is reporting a total of 35 cases in Clark County including one death LAS VEGAS – The Southern Nevada Health District is reporting 35 cases of COVID-19 in Clark County, including one person who has died. The death occurred in a male Clark County resident who was in his 60s. He had been hospitalized and had underlying medical ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
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Monday, March 16, 2020
Clark County School District Food Distribution Information The Clark County School District (CCSD) will continue providing breakfast and lunch to students during the closure of our schools beginning tomorrow, Monday, March 16, 2020. Breakfast and lunch will be served at Laughlin Jr./Sr. High School from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday. In order to comply with federal regulations, a ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Summary of Latest Congressional Action on Coronavirus Response On March 14, the House of Representatives passed the U.S. Chamber of Commerce supported, Families First Coronavirus Response Act. President Trump has announced his support for the bill and it is expected to pass the Senate early next week. Secretary Mnuchin has announced that there will be additional ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
Summary of Latest Congressional Action on Coronavirus Response On March 14, the House of Representatives passed the U.S. Chamber of Commerce supported, Families First Coronavirus Response Act. President Trump has announced his support for the bill and it is expected to pass the Senate early next week. Secretary Mnuchin has announced that there will be additional technical corrections to the bill ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
On March 14, the House of Representatives passed the U.S. Chamber of Commerce supported, Families First Coronavirus Response Act. President Trump has announced his support for the bill and it is expected to pass the Senate early next week. Secretary Mnuchin has announced that there will be additional technical corrections to the bill as soon as Monday. Below is a summary of the bill and the text ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
Press ReleaseBoys & Girls Clubs of the Colorado River remain open for the time being.In light of the sudden closures of Clark County and Arizona Schools the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Colorado River is working on plans for ours clubs while the schools remain closed.  At this time Clubs will remain open through Wednesday March 18th, the board is holding an emergency board meeting to discuss plans ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Press Release
Monday, March 16, 2020
For immediate release    Contact:    Ryan Perkins  575.430.0934  Ryan.Perkins@LPNT.net   Novel Coronavirus (COVID–19) Valley View Medical Center Implements Visitor Limitations    Fort Mohave, Arizona (March 13, 2020) – Valley View Medical Center is committed to providing the highest quality care and ensuring the safety of our patients, employees, providers, volunteers, visitors and the ...read more
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Monday, March 16, 2020
NEWS  Colorado River Union High School District #2                         CONTACT: Lance Ross                                                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE928-758-3961, x-1412                                                                                                               MARCH 16, 2020                 BCESD, CRUHSD ANNOUNCE STUDENT MEAL ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, March 13, 2020
      County Canceling Large Events at its Parks & Recreation Facilities Due to Coronavirus Concerns  Due to continuing concerns about the spread of coronavirus, Clark County is canceling large community events scheduled to be held at its Parks and Recreation Department facilities until further notice.  The cancellations affect events expected to have an attendance of 250 or more including ...read more
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Friday, March 13, 2020
NEWS  Bullhead City Elementary School District #15 • Colorado River Union High School District #2                         CONTACT: Lance Ross                                                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE928-758-3961, x-1412                                                                                                               MARCH 12, ...read more
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Friday, March 13, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 13, 2020  For the second year in a row the CD5K brought in over 500 walkers  The 7th Annual Connie Davis 5k Walk & Roll was held on Saturday, March 7th at the Pyramid Canyon day use area of North Reach Heritage Trails. Participants enjoyed the cool sounds of Billy Kay while eating breakfast before the walk (provided by Cinnabon) and a picnic lunch (provided by the ...read more
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Friday, March 13, 2020
Larry TunforssTuna ConsultingRadio CentralSpeak Out 2.0 Host & Marketing Consultant Cell (928) 201-3313E-mail tunforss@gmail.com  Subject:BHC Press Release   This press release is being sent on behalf of the City of Bullhead City.  Bullhead City Press ReleaseBurley Meets with City Officials BULLHEAD CITY, AZ., - March 11, 2020 - The three mayors and three city managers from Bullhead City, ...read more
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Friday, March 13, 2020
MCC NEWSMohave Community College Colorado City         Bullhead City           Kingman           Lake Havasu City          Online   March 2020                                                     Media Contact: MCC Communications Director James Jarman                                                                                                          JJarman@Mohave.edu    Coronavirus ...read more
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Thursday, March 12, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 11, 2020  Statement from Dr. Fermin Leguen,Acting Chief Health Officer at Southern Nevada Health District  The Southern Nevada Health District today announced three new presumptive positive COVID-19 cases. We’d like to reiterate and emphasize several points of information we feel are critical for the public:   The risk of contracting COVID-19 in Southern Nevada ...read more
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Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Mohave County Airport Authority welcomes Assistant Airport Director    MCAA names Kellen Shireman, C.M., as Assistant Airport Director      Bullhead City, Ariz. (March 10, 2020)  ̶  Kellen Shireman has his heart in the clouds and his feet firmly on the ground.    “I’ve had a passion for aircraft as long as I can remember,” Shireman said.    As Assistant Airport Director at ...read more
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Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Autumn Boyle-Robinson Boys & Girls Clubs of the Colorado River Phone 928-763-1411 Fax 928-763-6616 autumn@clubriver.org Boys & Girls Clubs of the Colorado RiverPress ReleaseJAN’S CLOSET GETS A MAJOR MAKEOVER“Clothes aren’t going to change the world, but the people who wear them will!”Since 2017, Jan’s Closet has been helping community members of all ages dress to the nines for all ...read more
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Monday, March 09, 2020
March 6, 2020 COVID-19Media Update                                                            OverviewThe Southern Nevada Health District announced the first presumptive positive case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a Clark County resident on March 5, 2020. Test results are considered “presumptive positive” until the result is confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ...read more
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Thursday, March 05, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE:    March 4, 2020 CONTACT:   Shannon Litz, Public Information Officer   775-684-4024; sdlitz@dhhs.nv.gov    State of Nevada 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public Health Update Department announces weekly updates on situation in Nevada    Carson City, NV – The Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) has ...read more
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Thursday, March 05, 2020
 775-684-4024; sdlitz@dhhs.nv.gov    State of Nevada 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Public Health Update Department announces weekly updates on situation in Nevada    Carson City, NV – The Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) has announced that it will begin posting statewide updates on the COVID-19 situation in Nevada on a weekly ...read more
Tuesday, March 03, 2020
NEWS  Bullhead City Elementary School District #15 • Colorado River Union High School District #2                         CONTACT: Lance Ross                                                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE928-758-3961, x-1412                                                                                                               March 2, 2020     ...read more
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