COVID-19 shutdowns are clearing the air but pollution will return as economies reopen.
One community leader told a local paper that three Marshallese people have died of the virus in Dubuque County.
A majority of vaccine skeptics plan to refuse a COVID-19 vaccine, a study suggests, and that could be a big problem.
The LAist reported Pacific Islanders’ coronavirus death rate is 12 times higher than the rate for white Los Angeles residents.
Now they’re seen as epicenters for the coronavirus.
A Los Angeles Times analysis found Pacific Islanders, including Native Hawaiians, are disproportionately dying in relation to their population in California.
The latest data shows Pacific Islanders in Oregon have more than 13 confirmed COVID-19 cases per 10,000 residents, twice as high as any other ethnic or racial group.
Some of these groups already provide social services, like medical care, education and an organized way to resolve disputes.