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Ruth Welch: Vice President, Food Pantry; Board Member of the following: Rappahannock County Recreational Facilities Authority, Rapp at Home, and Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission’s Aging Advisory and Food Policy councils; member, Old Rag Master Naturalists; Rapp Kids Coalition; John Jackson Blues Festival committee; retired Army dietitian; lives with her husband, Bryant, in Castleton.

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As coronavirus-imposed stay at home orders extend into their sixth week, stress is starting to mount on some caregivers. It’s a feeling in-home health workers know well. But private providers, already in demand, are further limited now as they try to scale back their number of clients to minimize the spread of any infections.

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On COVID-19’s frontlines, retail workers keep stores clean and stocked while enforcing social distancing guidelines: They’re known as “essential workers,” the people who continue serving public needs in the midst of a pandemic. But in a place like Rappahannock, where a simple trip to the store can take an hour or more, their jobs are all the more vital. 

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