Jennifer Lee

March 15, 2020
Many Maine schools to close for two weeks due to coronavirus concerns – WMTW Portland

Many Maine schools to close for two weeks due to coronavirus concerns – WMTW Portland

PORTLAND, Maine —Many Maine school have announced they will close for two weeks as a precaution against the spread of the novel coronavirus. Others announced shorter closures as they monitor conditions. Here's a list of closures that will be updated as new …
March 15, 2020
Third presumptive positive COVID-19 case confirmed by CDC in Maine – WMTW Portland

Third presumptive positive COVID-19 case confirmed by CDC in Maine – WMTW Portland

AUGUSTA, Maine —Officials with the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention announced a third presumptive positive test for the coronavirus in Maine on Saturday. According to Maine CDC spokesperson Robert Long, the individual is a woman in her 40's f…
March 15, 2020

Coronavirus daily news updates, March 15: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state, and the nation – Seattle Times

Coronavirus daily news updates, March 15: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state, and the nation - Seattle Times
March 14, 2020
Some countries use temperature checks for coronavirus. Others don’t bother. Here’s why. – The Washington Post

Some countries use temperature checks for coronavirus. Others don’t bother. Here’s why. – The Washington Post

The answer, according to experts, is no. Live Updates: The latest on the coronavirus pandemic Temperature checks are an important tool that can be effective in many contexts, including doctors offices and hospitals. But when it comes to curbing the global s…
March 14, 2020
LIVE UPDATES: Allegheny Co. to announce first coronavirus cases, UPMC develops new test – WPXI Pittsburgh

LIVE UPDATES: Allegheny Co. to announce first coronavirus cases, UPMC develops new test – WPXI Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — Now in Pennsylvania, the spread of the novel coronavirus has reached western Pennsylvania, with a presumptive case of the virus announced Friday in Washington County. Have questions about the spread of the coronavirus? We have an entire section …
March 14, 2020
New case of coronavirus in Utah signals ‘community spread’ – fox13now.com

New case of coronavirus in Utah signals ‘community spread’ – fox13now.com

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah State health officials on Saturday confirmed the first instance of "community spread" of COVID-19 in Utah. The patient, identified as a male Summit County resident between the ages of 18 and 60, is an employee of the Spur Bar and Grill, a…
March 13, 2020
Coronavirus updates: Clark reports 9 new cases; statewide total now 17. Watch live briefing – Reno Gazette Journal

Coronavirus updates: Clark reports 9 new cases; statewide total now 17. Watch live briefing – Reno Gazette Journal

Editor's note: This content is being provided for free as a public service to our readers during the coronavirus outbreak. Please support local journalism by subscribing to the Reno Gazette Journal. This story will be updated throughout the day on Friday, Mar…
March 13, 2020
LIVE: Butler Co. health officials provide update on coronavirus after 4 cases confirmed in Greater Cincinnati – WLWT Cincinnati

LIVE: Butler Co. health officials provide update on coronavirus after 4 cases confirmed in Greater Cincinnati – WLWT Cincinnati

CINCINNATI —COVID-19, the novel coronavirus, has made its way to Greater Cincinnati. UC Health confirmed Friday that four patients have tested positive for the coronavirus. The patients were initially seen at UC Health's West Chester Hospital and have been …
March 13, 2020
Worst-case coronavirus models show massive US toll | TheHill – The Hill

Worst-case coronavirus models show massive US toll | TheHill – The Hill

Statistical models meant to project the potential reach of the coronavirus and the COVID-19 disease suggest more than a million Americans could die if the nation does not take swift action to stop its spread as quickly as possible. At least three different m…