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Officials: Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at Graceland hotel

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Health officials are investigating a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in the hotel located at Graceland, the tourist attraction centred on the life of late singer Elvis Presley in Memphis, Tennessee.

The Shelby County Health Department said in a news release Thursday that three people have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease and the pool and hot tub at The Guest House at Graceland hotel are temporarily closed. The hotel is located near the Graceland museum.

People who visited the hotel between May 15 and June 26 and have symptoms should contact the department. Legionnaires’ disease has symptoms similar to pneumonia, including cough, high fever and headaches. Symptoms can last between two and 14 days after exposure.

In a statement released by the department, the hotel says it is co-operating with health officials.

Read more at: http://www.660news.com/2017/06/29/officials-legionnaires-disease-outbreak-at-graceland-hotel/

How to Tell if Someone Died in Your Hotel Room

Carpet gets ripped out too, as does any permeable linoleum or other flooring. Headboards, artwork, also gone. Pretty much all that’s left are the bathroom fixtures, the walls, the ceiling, and maybe some metal furniture. At which point everything gets sanitized and cleaned with solutions not available to the general public, like synthesized bovine enzymatic cleaner (the stuff they use to sanitize slaughterhouses) or industrial-strength hydrogen peroxide.

Once that’s done, someone has to sand down or fill holes in walls that may have caught a bullet or other debris.

Read more at: https://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/how-to-tell-if-someone-died-in-your-hotel-room

Police: Woman cut, man stabbed in fight at Vandalia hotel

VANDALIA — UPDATE @ 6:25 p.m. — Detectives are interviewing a man and woman at a hospital to determine what happened at the Super 8 hotel that left the man suffering from multiple stab wounds to his leg.

Vandalia police Sgt. Todd Flynn said a woman who identified herself as the man’s girlfriend said they had been fighting. 

She was found at a KFC restaurant near the hotel and she was suffering from several cuts and gashes, wounds to her head and face, Flynn said. 

Police aren’t sure who the aggressor was, the sergeant said. There were no witnesses. 

Police were called to the hotel on East National Road on a reported felonious assault. Both people. believed to be in their 30s, were conscious when medical personnel took them to a hospital, Flynn said. 

He did not have information about the condition of either person.

Flynn said the woman is believed

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Police: Woman cut, man stabbed in fight at Vandalia hotel

VANDALIA — UPDATE @ 6:25 p.m. — Detectives are interviewing a man and woman at a hospital to determine what happened at the Super 8 hotel that left the man suffering from multiple stab wounds to his leg.

Vandalia police Sgt. Todd Flynn said a woman who identified herself as the man’s girlfriend said they had been fighting. 

She was found at a KFC restaurant near the hotel and she was suffering from several cuts and gashes, wounds to her head and face, Flynn said. 

Police aren’t sure who the aggressor was, the sergeant said. There were no witnesses. 

Police were called to the hotel on East National Road on a reported felonious assault. Both people. believed to be in their 30s, were conscious when medical personnel took them to a hospital, Flynn said. 

He did not have information about the condition of either person.

Flynn said the woman is believed to be from Kentucky and the man is

Read more at: http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/local/police-woman-cut-man-stabbed-fight-vandalia-hotel/Db4xAwpqOpcDo2Z4onEK0H/