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Damage From Tropical Storm Isaias
EVERSOURCE HANDOUT
AP
August 27, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Officials from Eversource, scheduled to appear Thursday before a state legislative committee investigating a recent rate hike and the company’s response to Tropical Storm Isaias, are insisting it’s “just not accurate” the electricity utility was unprepared for the damage and ensuing power outages.
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UConn
Jenneen Lee, WTIC
AP
August 27, 2020 - 9:04 am
The University of Connecticut reported a new cluster of COVID-19 cases Wednesday, hours after the leaders of the state's public and private universities declared their schools ready to reopen following months of preparations to make them as safe as possible during the coronavirus pandemic.
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AP
August 26, 2020 - 10:42 am
State and local officials on Tuesday urged residents of Danbury to get tested for COVID-19 and pick up the phone when a contact tracer calls, saying it's crucial to stopping the current “uptick” of cases in the western Connecticut city from turning into a “runaway freight train.”
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Students - Masks
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AP
August 25, 2020 - 10:33 am
Many Connecticut school districts preparing for in-person classes are unable to comply with social distancing recommendations and unwilling to allow teachers with compromised immune systems to work remotely during the continuing coronavirus pandemic, teacher union officials said Monday.
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