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Russell County Commissioners Hold Off Mask Mandate

Russell County Commissioners 1-7-19The Russell County Commissioners met Tuesday and decided to hold off a countywide mask mandate that they discussed with county health officials.

According to Russell County Health Department Administrator Paula Bitter and Russell Regional Hospital's Dr. Tyrel Somers, there has been an uptick in COVID-19 cases in Russell County in the past couple weeks.

Commissioner Aaron Steinert...

So, again, masks in Russell County are recommended, not required.

It was also announced at the meeting that the state had approved Russell County's SPARK money allocation plan.

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