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Gov. Little declares October Idaho Health Care Worker Appreciation Month

Little will be traveling throughout the Gem State this week to thank healthcare workers
FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little answers a reporter's question...
FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, Idaho Gov.-elect Brad Little answers a reporter's question at the State Capitol building in Boise, Idaho. The Idaho Department of Labor said Thursday, April 9, 2020, that nearly 78,000 people have filed claims since mid-March. Little issued an emergency declaration on March 13 because of the virus and a statewide stay-at-home order on March 25. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, File)(Otto Kitsinger | AP)
Published: Oct. 13, 2021 at 10:16 AM MDT
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BOISE, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — On Monday, Governor Brad Little declared the month of October to be Idaho health care worker appreciation month.

For the month, Little is urging Idahoans to “seek out the health care workers in their lives and communities and show their respect, appreciation, and support for the sacrifices health care workers are making to get us through an unprecedented public health crisis,” Little said in a press release.

Little will be traveling throughout the Gem State this week to thank healthcare workers. As of Wednesday, Idaho has recorded 3,157 deaths from the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 804,000 Idahoans have been fully vaccinated.

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