Utah governor declares state of emergency as COVID-19 patients strain hospitals | TheHill

In a series of tweets, the governor said that all Utahns would be subject to a statewide mask mandate and added that all extracurricular activities in state schools were suspended.

“Due to the alarming rate of COVID infections within our state, tonight I issued a new state of emergency with several critical changes to our response. These changes are not shutting down our economy, but are absolutely necessary to save lives and hospital capacity,” he wrote.

Source: Utah governor declares state of emergency as COVID-19 patients strain hospitals | TheHill