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Covid testing, 1, 2, 3: Is this thing working? 08-15-2020

Published August 20, 2020

We chatted with James Santos last month about the ordeal he and his family suffered because of COVID-19.

James, his husband and their two children — all former Redding residents — now live in Las Vegas. Half their family fell ill; the other half remained healthy. There was confusion from the get-go. First, the daughter received a negative test result, which was cause for celebration. Next,  it turned out the result was actually positive, after the office manager admitted she’d made a mistake. Oops. Sorry.

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