2 Deaths, 423 New COVID-19 Cases on Friday

The state Department of Health and Human Services announced 423 new positive test results for COVID-19 and two new deaths Friday, for a current PCR test positivity rate of 2.8%.

4 COVID-19 Deaths, 412 New Cases Wednesday

The state Department of Health and Human Services announced 412 new positive test results for COVID-19 and four deaths Wednesday, for a current PCR test positivity rate of 2.4%.

Book Report: Solla Sollew and Shorting the Grid

In this 1965 kid-lit epic, the protagonist resolves to shed his everyday troubles by hitching a ride with a passing stranger to the mythical metropolis of Solla Sollew – where, the traveler assures him, “they never have troubles – at least very few.”

NH Pausing J&J Vaccine On Federal Advice; State Providing Alternatives

This morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration recommended a pause on the use of the single-dose J&J COVID-19 vaccine after reports that six individuals in the U.S. developed a rare disorder involving blood clots within about two weeks after vaccination.