COVID precautions alter Alaska’s Iditarod dog-sledge race course

The phrase “Iditarod” derives from an indigenous Alaskan title for a “far distant place”. Due to precautions made obligatory by the COVID-19 pandemic, this 12 months’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, which begins on Sunday, will probably be an particularly distanced occasion. The path for the world’s most well-known sledge canine race has been drastically… Continue reading COVID precautions alter Alaska’s Iditarod dog-sledge race course

Melbourne city allowed to fine citizens for not following COVID-19 SOPs

Australia’s second-biggest city will make it compulsory to wear a mask in public, authorities announced Sunday, as Melbourne steps up efforts to bring a coronavirus outbreak under control. Victoria state, which includes Melbourne, now has nearly 3,000 active cases of COVID-19 after a further 363 infections were reported Sunday despite a 10-day lockdown. Masks are… Continue reading Melbourne city allowed to fine citizens for not following COVID-19 SOPs