Polio survivors reflect

The COVID-19 pandemic brings back memories for those who endured another mysterious virus. Betty Daniels and Connie Buller reflect on living with polio.


Local News

May 1, 2020 - 4:18 PM

Betty Daniels, center, surrounded by her nieces, Tammy Emerson, Kimberly Mills and Dana Endicott. Courtesy photo
Connie Buller

It’s hardly news, or even worth the effort, to point out times are changing.

Change is the one constant, as the country and beyond look to find a “new normal” in the COVID-19 era, where an invisible invader — a virus — has spread misery to all, (even to those who haven’t contracted the disease.)

Turn the clock back more than half a century, when a sense of dreaded fear accompanied another mysterious virus.

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