Gov. Andy Beshear issues mask mandate for Kentucky schools

Gov. Andy Beshear issued a new mask mandate Tuesday for Kentucky’s schools, less than a day before many districts will welcome kids back to class. Under the new requirement, anyone inside a Kentucky school facility will be required to wear a face mask, regardless of their vaccination status against COVID-19.

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US Coronavirus: Schools reopening without masking ‘is a formula for disaster,’ Louisiana children’s hospital doctor says – CNN

Opening schools full of unvaccinated children without requiring them to wear masks or take other precautions is a recipe for disaster, the physician-in-chief of Children’s Hospital New Orleans says.

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Man’s Entire Family Dies of COVID in the Same Week After Refusing to Get Vaccinated – England

Cardiff, Wales resident, whose mother, father, and brother died of COVID-19 within one week of each other, is now urging the public to get vaccinated against the virus. The instance, tragically, is far from isolated, as COVID-19 patients and their families are increasingly expressing their regret over not getting vaccinated—meanwhile, experts warn that “vaccine hesitancy” is a pressing issue to be grappled with in the fight against the virus. Source: Man’s Entire Family Dies of COVID in the Same Week After Refusing to Get Vaccinated