CBS4's Karli Barnett shares the details of a vaccination survey by CBS News. Read more: https://cbsloc.al/3vqIis9
Broward Students Will Be Required To Wear Masks To Start New School YearCBS4's Bobeth Yates reports on the fiery debate on the use of masks at the board's headquarters in Fort Lauderdale.
Broward School Board Unanimously Agrees To Impose Mask MandateIt comes after the CDC updated its mask guidance to recommend fully vaccinated people wear masks indoors.
School Mask Mandate Debate Rages On At Broward School Board MeetingCBS4's Joan Murray has the story.
Miami-Dade Mayor Announces Return Of Mask Mandate At All County-Owned BuildingsCBS4's Peter D'Oench shares the details.
CDC Recommends Everyone To Wear Masks IndoorsMiami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava will be holding a news conference on Wednesday afternoon to talk about the recent surge of coronavirus cases and the latest CDC recommendations.
WEB EXTRA: CDC Updates Guidance On Mask Wearing In Public Indoor SettingsCDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky: "In areas with substantial and high transmission, CDC recommends fully vaccinated people wear masks in public indoor settings to help prevent the spread of the Delta variant and protect others."
CDC Does About Face On Masks For Fully Vaccinated As Delta Variants Runs RampantCBS4's Joel Waldman shares the reaction for local doctors.
CDC Says Students Should Mask Up In SchoolCBS4's Joel Waldman shares what's going on locally.
COVID Survivor Urges People To 'Get The Vaccine' After Being Hospitalized For 13 DaysCBS4's Peter D'Oench spoke with Kayasa Cobb, who said she "had a 50-50 chance" and "did a lot of praying." Read more: https://cbsloc.al/37906y8
RVs In Short SupplyThe market is suffering the same shortages that have plagued many industries.
CDC Issues New Mask GuidanceThe Centers for Disease Control announced on Tuesday that fully vaccinated people in communities with substantial or high COVID transmission should once again wear face masks in some indoor public settings.
Broward School Board To Hold Workshop Discussion On Mask RequirementsCBS4's Joan Murray reports Broward will resume full in-person learning at the start of the 2021-2022 school year and, currently, masks are optional for students.
Broward To Make Decision On Masks & Upcoming School YearThe Broward School Board is meeting Tuesday in a workshop to make a decision about mask requirements for the upcoming school year.
State's COVID Cases Appear To Be Spiraling Out Of ControlCBS News Correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports from Jacksonville, one of the hardest hit cities in Florida.
Jackson Memorial’s COVID ICU A Full House Of Unvaccinated PatientsCBS4's Ted Scouten reports on the stresses the frontline workers are facing as a result of this fourth wave.
With Local COVID Cases Increasing At An Alarming Rate, More Testing Sites Being OpenedCBS4's Peter D'Oench shares the details.
Delta Variant Rapidly Turning America's Attention Back On PandemicCBS4's Michael George reports the Biden administration is considering a third vaccine shot for at-risk Americans.
Coronavirus Expert On Spike In CasesInterview with Dr. Mary Jo Trepka, Epidemiology Department Chair at FIU. She talked about the new coronavirus surge.
Alarming COVID Positivity Rates For South FloridaSouth Florida is seening alarming positivity rates for the coronavirus.
Face Masks For Florida Students Draws National AttentionAs the Broward school system strongly recommends that students wear face masks when school resumes next month, the issue is drawing national attention in part because of an exchange on Thursday that involved Florida’s Governor and the White House Press Secretary.
More Hospitals Limit Visitations Following COVID SurgeMore South Florida hospitals have started limiting their visitation hours following a surge in coronavirus cases.
COVID Concerns RIse Along With The Number Of CasesPfizer announced Friday that the Biden administration has purchased 200 million more doses of its COVID-19 vaccine. It comes amid growing concern over the impact of vaccine hesitancy; in 16 states less than half the population has received one dose. Skyler Henry reports from the White House.
WEB EXTRA: CDC Director On Mask Guidelines For Fully Vaccinated PeopleCDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky was asked if the CDC is considering changing its mask guidance for vaccinated people as cases of the Delta variant increase. Thursday (7/22), Dr. Walensky said: "We are always looking at the data as the data come in." She added: "You may choose to add an extra layer of protection by putting on your mask, and that’s a very individual choice."
WEB EXTRA: CDC Director Says Delta Variant 'is One Of The Most Infectious Respiratory Viruses We Know Of'CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky says the Delta variant “is one of the most infectious respiratory viruses we know of and that I have seen in my 20-year career.” Thursday (7/22), Dr. Walensky urged people to get vaccinated and said, "take precautions until you do."