With Only About Half Of Total US Population Fully Vaccinated, More Local Officials Bringing Back Mask MandatesBut as CBS4’s Natalie Brand reports, some are also facing stiff opposition from their own state governments.
Leaders Of South Florida Universities Discuss COVID-19 CrisisCBS4's Brooke Shafer shares the details.
Broward County Public Schools To Hold Special Meeting Tuesday Regarding Mask MandateLast week, the school board voted to require masks. But then Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order preventing mask mandates in schools and threatening the state would withhold funding to any school district that implements one.
Broward Sees Long COVID Testing Lines As Demand Explodes Throughout South FloridaCBS4's Joan Murray reports there was no shortage of people wanting to get a test at Markham Park in Sunrise.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Blasts President Joe Biden For Singling Out Florida Over CoronavirusDuring his speech, the governor accused the president of having a vision similar to that of New York City.
Surge In COVID Cases Causes Memorial Health Care System To Suspend Elective ProceduresCBS4's Peter D'Oench spoke with Dr. Marc Napp, the chief medical officer in the Memorial Healthcare System.
Broward Schools To Meet On Masks For StudentsBroward County Schools to hold special meeting on Tuesday regarding mask mandate.
Demand For Testing Explodes As Long Lines Continue At COVID Testing SitesThe lines are long at COVID testing sites across South Florida for yet another day.
Gov. DeSantis Holds Roundtable With Hospital CEOsFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis held a roundtable discussion with South Florida hospitals CEOs on the coronavirus.
Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber Claims FDOH Intentionally Leaving Local Officials In Dark During PandemicMiami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber on lack of information being provided to local officials during the pandemic.
Alachua School Board Defies Gov. Ron DeSantis On MasksThe Alachua school district is defying the governor's ban on mask rules.
Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber Critical Of Florida Department Of HealthMiami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber says the Florida Department of Health is intentionally leaving local officials flying blind in the pandemic.
State Senator Gary Farmer Says Governor’s Emergency Order On Masks Is UnconstitutionalState Senator Gary Farmer, who represents Eastern Broward County, went to the Broward School Board meeting Tuesday in order to speak on the question of the mask mandate.
President Biden Criticizes Gov. DeSantisPresident Joe Biden essentially told Governor Ron DeSantis to "get out of the way" on Tuesday.
State Senator Gary Farmer On Gov. DeSantis' MandateState Senator Gary Farmer, who represents Eastern Broward County, went to the Broward School Board meeting Tuesday in order to speak on the question of the mask mandate.
Sister Of COVID Patient In ICU Says Family Had Begged Him To Get VaccinatedThe sister of a Miami man who is fighting for his life inside the intensive care unit at Mercy Hospital says family members had begged him to get vaccinated against the coronavirus but sadly he did not.
Broward Reopens COVID-19 Testing Site At Tradewinds ParkAs COVID-19 cases continue to surge throughout South Florida, Broward County reopened a testing site on Tuesday.
Gov. DeSantis Downplays Coronavirus ThreatFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis doubled down Tuesday in defending his actions and his ban of mask mandates amid the coronavirus pandemic just as the state once again broke its record for COVID-19 hospitalizations.
Broward County Opens New COVID-19 Testing Site At Tradewinds ParkBroward County opens new COVID-19 testing site at Tradewinds Park and more will open around the county soon in order to meet increased demand.
Gov. DeSantis Downplays Coronavirus Threat As State Breaks New Hospitalization RecordFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis doubled down Tuesday in defending his actions and his ban of mask mandates amid the coronavirus pandemic just as the state once again broke its record for COVID-19 hospitalizations.
Coronavirus Continue To Spike In Miami-DadeCoronavirus cases and hospitalizations continue to increase in Miami-Dade.
Coronavirus Cases Rising In BrowardBroward is seeing a spike in cases and hospitalizations.
Parents Need To Work Hard To Protect Young Children From COVID-19, Says FIU Infectious Disease SpecialistMary Jo Trepka, Infectious Diseases Expert from FIU talks to CBS4's Eliott Rodriguez and Lauren Pastrana about protecting kids from COVID-19 and whether kids over 12 should get vaccinated.
The State of COVID-19 In Miami-DadeJust like Broward County, lines are long for COVID-19 testing but practically non-existent for vaccinations as cases surge and hospitalizations rise.