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COVID-19 Gets Personal: Perla Alarcon-Flory Tests Pos; Father John Vakulskas Sees Last Days

This week on The Exchange, COVID 19 cases continue to rise in Siouxland, and some school board members ask for a return to hybrid learning.

Also, a school board member and her family are all in quarantine after testing positive for COVID 19. We speak with Perla Alarcon-Flory.

Sioux City School Board member Perla Alarcon-Flory

And, some Sioux City Council members urge residents to wear masks and protect themselves from the Coronavirus.

We remember a Siouxland priest known to many, who died recently from the Coronavirus. Father John Vakulskas retired a few years ago after serving in parishes across Siouxland. Fr. John was also known for leading trips abroad and bringing God's word to carnival workers.

Fr. John Vakulskas saying mass

COVID-19 greatly impacted the industry he loved and eventually contributed to his death.

Also, we discuss how to apply for stimulus funds even if you don't know if you are eligible, and why a flu shot could be one of your best defenses against coming into contact with the Coronavirus.

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