HUT: Great interest in the Covid-19 tracker is an indication that safety is a key determinant of success this season

first_imgImportantly, in the almost five months since the first case of imported Covid-19 infection was recorded in Croatia, there is still no official information that any of the citizens of other countries became infected in commercial accommodation in Croatia. Website, launched by the Croatian Tourism Association with the aim of daily updated and accurate information on the number of Covid-19 cases in Croatia and its regions, in the first 4 days of launch was visited by over 30.000 unique users. Thanks to the quality epidemiological situation, Germany, Slovenia and Austria have confirmed that Croatia is safe and recommend it to their citizens for summer vacation. Bluesun Hotel Soline – Brela Most foreign guests from Germany, followed by Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Austria and Poland. The number of tourist arrivals from Germany is at 92 percent of last year’s result, from Slovenia at 91 percent of last year’s result, while the number of guest arrivals from Poland and the Czech Republic is at 82 percent of last year’s result The camp in Starigrad Paklenica has extremely good results, both due to its attractive position at the entrance to the Paklenica Nature Park, and due to the fact that guests in this, newly created conditions – choose this type of accommodation because they feel safe.  “Great interest, especially from foreign guests, for the Covid-19 tracker page is another indicator that safety is a key determinant of success this season, and Croatia has been recognized as a safe destination by many foreign guests this season. ” stand out from HUT. Most visitors come from Germany (30,91%), Hungary (28,15%), Croatia (13,57%), Slovenia (10,82%), Austria (6,88%), the Netherlands (2,83%) ) and the UK (2,16%). A smaller number of users come from Switzerland (1%), Italy (0,65%) and Belgium (0,61%).center_img 817 hotels and 417 campsites opened Occupancy of the tourist company Bluesun Hotels & Resorts currently it is about 80 percent, and it is expected that in the first half of August it will improve even more, because booking has increased significantly since mid-July, Bluesun Hotels & Resort points out. Since the beginning of the year, almost 3,9 million tourists have visited Croatia, with over 24 million overnight stays, and in July more than 2,2 million tourist arrivals, which is 53,2 percent of arrivals in the same period last year. Currently, 817 hotels and 417 campsites have been opened in Croatia, and new tourist facilities and facilities are opening daily in destinations along the coast. “Croatia continues to be the safest, closest and most acceptable holiday destination in the Mediterranean for all guests from the central EU”Emphasize from HUT. “As the air traffic has significantly decreased compared to previous seasons, most of them are still auto guests from countries close to us. The good news is that our biggest partner from the Scandinavian market, Ving, started with commercial flights from Sweden on Saturday, July 25.07, and Scandinavian guests are traditionally tied to our hotels on the Makarska Riviera and now we expect, and this can be seen on reservations – the return of guests from the area in the second half of August and in September”, Said Stjepko Šošić, Director of Revenue Management at Bluesun Hotels & Resortslast_img read more

Caldwell man charged with 4 felonies after pointing revolver at 2 officers

first_imgby Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — Darrell Dean Clark, 53, of Caldwell, has been charged with four felonies and a misdemeanor for pointing a loaded .22 caliber nickel-plated Liberty six-shot revolver at two Caldwell Police officers earlier in June.The Sumner County Attorney’s office has charged Clark with:•two counts of aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer, a level 6 felony;•one count of criminal discharge of a firearm, a level 7 felony;•criminal threat, a level 9 felony;•and disorderly conduct, a Class C misdemeanor.Clark is accused on June 12 of pointing a gun at an officer at 508 N. Young Street in Caldwell, forcing two officers to conceal themselves behind a wall and counter and threatening to commit violence against them.According to the district court complaint, at about 12:20 p.m. on a Friday, the dispatcher advised officers that a suspect was breaking and throwing things around. Upon arrival, the wife said her husband was in the house and in a rage and tearing the house apart.The officer took out a taser X26 and entered the residence. Clark allegedly was in the bedroom cursing and throwing things. The rest of the family was evacuated, the report said.The officer said the room was dark and he turned on the flashlight. Clark was allegedly sitting on the side of the bed. Allegedly Clark told the officer that he had been off his medication for a few days but would be fine soon. Clark then allegedly raised a revolver and pointed it at the officer with his finger inside the trigger guard.The officer allegedly said “Darrell put that down, you know you can’t do that,” and then threw down the taser and backed away from the bedroom door. He assumed concealment behind the corner of a wall in an adjacent room, allegedly.“I notified the dispatcher that the subject was armed with a revolver,” the officer said in the report.The officer then heard a gun shot coming from the bedroom and notified the dispatcher that a shot was fired, who then in turn dispatched two Sumner County Sheriff Deputies.After a short time, the officer allegedly asked, “Darrell are you okay?Clark then allegedly yelled for the officer to get out or he will kill all of them.Another Caldwell officer arrived and was briefed on the situation. The second officer said he would communicate with Clark, according to the report. The second officer concealed himself on the left side of the room in a kneeling position and was using a counter at the left side of the room for partial concealment.“We both had our weapons pointed at the bedroom door, when Mr. Clark suddenly exited the bedroom door with his right hand lowered by his right thigh,” the first officer said in the report. “We both asked Mr. Clark if he had a weapons (sic) and he raised his right hand up and pointed the same nickel plated revolver in Officer _______ direction.Clark allegedly had the revolver in the palm of his right hand but did not have a finger inside the trigger guard.“We both ordered him to drop the weapon,” the first officer said in the report. “Mr. Clark then returned inside the bedroom and slammed the door.”The two officers then backed out of the house and briefed the deputies. They returned inside the back of the house, allegedly with weapons pointed at Clark who still had the revolver in the palm of his right hand by his right thigh.He was ordered several times to put the gun down, and eventually, Clark dropped the gun at the bottom of nearby steps.After handcuffing Clark and placing him in the police car, the second officer checked the gun and found out the .22 caliber revolver was loaded with six cartridges and one was spent, the report said.Clark was then transported to Sumner County Jail in Wellington. He was placed on $50,000 bond. He is no longer in custody at the jail.Follow us on Twitter.last_img read more