Saturday April 4th, 2020 11:56PM

Lauren Hunter

Multimedia Journalist
Lauren Hunter
North Georgia Community Foundation donates $135k in grants to COVID-19 relief
The North Georgia Community Foundation awarded $135,000 in emergency grants this week to a dozen local non-profits; these non-profits are focused on helping those who have been greatly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
12:00PM ( 11 hours ago )
Hall County Sheriff’s Office taking “common-sense approach” to shelter in place orders
The Hall County Sheriff’s Office announced in a social media post that they will be taking a common-sense approach when it comes to enforcing recent shelter in place orders.
12:05PM ( 2 days ago )
“We’re all in this together” - University of North Georgia staff and students transition into remote learning
Students and staff of the University of North Georgia returned Monday from a two-week hiatus to continue instruction. But instead of returning to the college campus, they are adjusting to a virtual classroom while the COVID-19 pandemic continues.
5:00AM ( 2 days ago )
Kemp, University System of Georgia announce increase in COVID-19 testing
Governor Brian Kemp announced today that a new plan to utilize laboratory resources from the University System of Georgia, Georgia Public Health Laboratory and Emory University will allow for processing of around 3,000 tests per day for COVID-19.
3:53PM ( 4 days ago )
Raccoon captured in Murrayville tests positive for rabies
A raccoon that came into contact with two dogs in the 5000 block of Lee Road in Murrayville has tested positive for rabies.
4:35PM ( 5 days ago )
Over 100 rescues find forever homes at Humane Society of Northeast Georgia event
The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia’s Clear the Shelter event from this past weekend saw over 100 animals get adopted and go to their forever homes.
12:00PM ( 5 days ago )
Gwinnett County and county's 16 cities issue mandatory stay at home orders
Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Charlotte Nash and mayors of all 16 cities in the county issued mandatory stay at home orders Friday to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
5:41PM ( 1 week ago )
Gainesville Police looking for suspect posing as officer
The Gainesville Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a man who falsely identified himself as a Gainesville Police Officer.
12:52PM ( 1 week ago )
Humane Society hosting Clear the Shelter event to find homes for 125 animals
If you’re suffering through quarantine alone or just want a snuggly companion, the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia is hosting a Clear the Shelter adoption event this weekend.
11:15AM ( 1 week ago )
Hall County Schools donates medical gear to Northeast Georgia Medical Center
The Hall County School System donated medical supplies including goggles, masks and gowns to Northeast Georgia Medical Center last week. The supplies will help protect NGMC staff who may be exposed to COVID-19.
1:00PM ( 1 week ago )