Tag Archives: Social Distancing

Coronavirus in Pennsylvania: 10,049 new cases, 519,369 total as of Dec. 16, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., December 16, that there were 10,049 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 519,369.  There are 6,295 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19, double the peak in the spring. Of that number, 1,264 patients …

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WATCH LIVE: Polis To Provide Update On Colorado’s Coronavirus Response, Roadmap To In-Person Learning

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis is scheduled to provide a remote update on Colorado’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and share the “Roadmap to In-Person Learning” on Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 12:30 p.m. CPR News will carry live coverage online only. There will be no radio coverage of Polis’ remarks. Watch …

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The First Coronavirus Vaccine Doses Arrived In Colorado Today. Here’s What We Know.

The state will also receive 95,600 doses of Moderna’s vaccine next week, if the U.S. Food and Drug Administration grants the vaccine emergency use authorization. There are 156 medical sites and local health departments across the state set to receive doses. Vaccine distribution will roll out across Colorado in phases. …

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Coronavirus in Pennsylvania: 12,745 new cases, 470,034 total as of Dec. 11, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., December 11, that there were 12,745 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 470,034. There are 5,852 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. Of that number, 1,191 patients are in the intensive care unit …

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WATCH LIVE: Gov. Polis To Provide Update On Colorado’s Coronavirus Response

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis is scheduled to provide a remote update on the state’s efforts to deal with the coronavirus on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, at 1 p.m. CPR News will carry live coverage online only. There will be no radio coverage of Polis’ remarks. Watch the video below or …

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Critics Question The Push To Expand The ‘5-Star’ Program That Exempts Businesses From Certain Coronavirus Restrictions

For critics, the problem is that there is no scientifically-based logic behind trying to control a viral disease by attracting people to leave their homes and get together inside a business or restaurant. “It does seem like this is a risky way to go,” said Dr. Mark Johnson, interim director …

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If Coloradans Can’t Control The Spread Of Coronavirus, Thousands More Could Die By The New Year

At the current level of transmission control plus a spike from Thanksgiving, Colorado could see an additional 2,600 deaths from the virus by New Years, according to state modeling. That’s not the worst-case scenario.  “Given the fact that we’ve experienced rising cases and hospitalizations, there’s no doubt that the numbers …

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Pueblo County Seeks Approval For Coronavirus Variances Based On Mesa County’s Model

Pueblo County is developing a plan aimed at easing economic pressure on businesses that have had to close or reduce capacity under coronavirus restrictions. In a resolution approved unanimously Tuesday morning, county officials would work in concert with the City of Pueblo and the Pueblo Department of Public Health and …

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Dr. Fauci And Gov. Jared Polis Say Coloradans Are Nearing The Coronavirus Finish Line

Updated 4:45 p.m. This month 20 million Americans will be vaccinated against COVID-19, and the first people on that list are health care workers.  “As we get into January, February and March, and we get more and more of the priority groups, we will, soon as we get into April, …

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Video: Dr. Anthony Fauci Joins Gov. Jared Polis For Colorado Coronavirus Briefing

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is scheduled to join Colorado Gov. Jared Polis in a remote update on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, at noon. CPR News will carry live coverage online only. There will …

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