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Several WHS games were rescheduled due to weather | Sports Preparation | Instant News

Wednesday, April 14th

There is no game

Thursday, April 15th

17:30 JV1 vs. Turtle Mountain Community High School

Friday, April 16th

10:30 am women’s university tennis tournament @ Minot

12:30 pm Girls university tennis match @ Minot

4:30 pm Baseball JV douleheader vs. Mandan High School (@ Grondahl Field)

16:30, 2nd University Baseball winner vs. Mandan (@ Ardean Aafedt Stadium)

4:30 pm Softball JV and dual university @ Legacy

Saturday, April 17th

09:00 Girls university tennis tournament @ Minot

10 am Boys varsity golf invitational @ Dickinson (Tom O’Leary Golf Course)

11:30 Male and female athletics meeting @ Minot

Women’s JV1 match at 12pm vs. Jamestown

12 nights of Girls JV2 @ Mandan matches

12:00 Softball JV and university double header vs. Bismarck High School


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South Australia’s rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine is Australia’s slowest, according to federal data | Instant News

The most recent data from the federal government pointed out that South Australia’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout was the slowest in the country, with the state managing only 57 percent of the vaccine that has been allocated.

To date, 1.1 million doses of vaccine have been given to Australians, with 37,656 of them delivered to SA on April 12.

That’s even though South Australia received 79,990 doses.

According to the data, Tasmania and ACT have given 100 percent of the doses they have given to date.

Labor health spokesman Chris Picton slammed the government’s so-called “safe and stable” approach and called for vaccine efforts to be “scaled up”.

“The worst performance domestically needs to be fixed immediately to get back on track.”

South Australia has provided 37,656 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, as of 12 April 2021.(

Provided: Ministry of Health


Government says data is ‘misleading’

Health Minister Stephen Wade said vaccinate South Australia the launch was actually the third fastest in the country, and “aligned” with the “state share of the national population”.

“When you add up the doses given by doctors, and the Commonwealth care of the elderly, we are actually superior per capita,” he said.

Mr Wade said the federal government had sent excessive doses of the vaccine to SA, which had diverged launch figures.

“Before Easter we received 14,000 doses of vaccine in just two days, and we were only expecting 7,000,” he said.

“We’re not complaining about receiving a dose … but it leads to a misleading impression.”

Health Minister Stephen Wade looked over the camera.
Health Minister Stephen Wade said the launch of the COVID-19 SA vaccine was the “third best” in Australia.(

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Mr Wade said a total of 89,762 doses had been given in SA when calculating those dispatched at Commonwealth primary and elderly care facilities – whose administrations are governed by federal government.

Alwyndor Aged Care residents in Hove still haven’t received the vaccine.

General manager Beth Davidson-Park said she was concerned about the speed of distribution, which she said was slower than they had expected.

“Family and closest relatives have asked, usually the more concerned about Mum or Dad’s well-being,” he said.

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Alwyndor Aged Care General Manager Beth Davidson-Park.

The AMA said the launch was ‘not as bad’ as the data suggested

Australian Medical Association (AMA) SA President Chris Moy acknowledged there were some logistical problems with the state’s vaccine rollout.

“But there is still a proportion where, if we can be more efficient in getting the vaccine to our frontline workers, it will be better.”

Dr Moy said while several front lines workers have turned down AstraZeneca’s jab because of concerns about blood clots, he doesn’t expect it to have a significant impact on the state’s vaccine rollout.


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Shibli said the PM would bring in a new team to solve the country’s problems | Instant News

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has delayed reshuffling his cabinet for several days. A cabinet reshuffle is decided immediately after the Senate elections. The participation of Shibli Faraz and Faisal Vawda has been decided, the source said. PTI senior leader Shibli Faraz previously expressed the prime minister’s intention to reshuffle the cabinet again, saying that PM Imran Khan was “bringing in a new team” to solve the country’s problems. Sources told Geo News that the prime minister will make changes to the federal cabinet in a few days, adding that he has completed consultations with his aides on the matter. Sources said the prime minister will make important changes to the Cabinet on a “large scale”, adding that ministers who do not live up to expectations will be excluded from their portfolios.

It is hoped that Federal Minister for Food Security and National Research Syed Fakhar Imam, Minister of Energy Omar Ayub and Minister of Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan will be removed from their current portfolios.

The prime minister has been advised, according to sources, to appoint federal and state ministers at the Ministry of Information, while former information minister Shibli Faraz, will be entrusted with the Ministry of Electric Power.

The source said that the Minister of Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry, was again asked to lead the Ministry of Information. Chaudhry Fawad has been looking for time to decide whether he wants to accept the offer or not.


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Czech Extraliga Will Start Playing April 9 – Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, News – Czech Baseball League, News – Dutch Baseball League, News – German Baseball League, News | Instant News

Czech Extraliga will postpone its Opening Day by one week, with the first pitch being thrown on April 9th. The Czech Baseball Association Technical Committee and representatives of Czech clubs approved the schedule after an exemption was granted by the Czech National Sports Agency.

Due to the current pandemic, players and referees must be tested before each weekend, the premises will not be open to the public, and the maximum number of people allowed in the park will be limited to 80. In addition, the park will have to be separated into different corridors, with hand sanitation, social distancing and reduced contact during the match are further points of emphasis.

Despite the restrictions, Petr Ditrich, President of the Czech Baseball Association, is happy with the situation, especially with the 2021 European Championships in September on the horizon. “We are very happy to receive an exemption from the National Sports Agency. It is very important for us to start our top league as soon as possible because of the important first season of the national team and the European Championship 2021. We recognize that the most important exercise in baseball is a game. We will strictly comply with all rules and hygiene measures, baseball is an outdoor sport and we are sure that the situation will improve very soon. We can’t wait for our opening day.

COVID-19 has wreaked havoc with the schedules of other major European leagues. The German Bundesliga will start the season with a a two-tier schedule, with clubs in the southern division starting April 1, as originally planned, and playing 28 games of the season against division rivals. The northern club, on the other hand, will start playing on May 8 and have only played 14 regular season games.

In Italy, the season was postponed indefinitely on March 25, with no indication of when the match would start, and in the Netherlands, Starting Hoofdklasse has been delayed by three weeks, with matches now scheduled to start April 29th.

In comparison, a one week delay in Extraliga is a relatively minor inconvenience. The league’s first weekend action will kick off with a series of evening matches on Friday, April 9.

The full schedule can be found at Extraliga homepage.

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