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New SARS screening policy rejects hotel guest

...Thursday with reservations made two weeks in advance, the two were turned away as a potential risk for carrying severe acute respiratory syndrome, known as SARS. Fox, who traveled from Balikbaban, Indonesia, had connecting flights in Hong Kong and...
State Briefs

...Governor signs medical parole, SARS bill JUNEAU - The state can establish a program to control the spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome under a bill Gov. Frank Murkowski signed into law Tuesday. The bill makes clear the state can enforce isolation...
Possible SARS patient flown from Skagway, hospitalized at Bartlett

...and as a state supporting the efforts of the CDC ... we have to apply this definition." SARS stands for severe acute respiratory syndrome. Of the 8,404 "probable SARS cases" - a formal term - reported worldwide as of Friday, 779 people have...
Goldbelt hopes for upswing in SE's tourism industry

...significant change from the constant expansion of the 1990s. The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome outbreak of this year and the overall poor U.S. economy have had a significant impact on Goldbelt's...
Possible SARS victim recovering at Bartlett Toronto has had 90 probable SARS cases in recent weeks, CDC said. Nearly all of the 71 possible severe acute respiratory syndrome cases in the United States have occurred among travelers returning to the country from parts of the world...
Airport monitored for signs of mystery illness

...News. CDC officials have been conducting a similar program at other U.S. airports. The illness, called severe acute respiratory syndrome or SARS, originated in Southeast Asia but apparently has spread to North America and Europe through infected...
Downtown tourism business spotty this season

...years pockmarked by the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, war in Afghanistan and Iraq, the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome and general economic malaise. "Whenever people are really concerned about the economy, the first thing...


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