NORTHEAST FLORIDA CORONAVIRUS DATA
DeSantis pledges to ‘fight like hell’ over COVID-19 treatment
While Florida looks to round the corner on administering 100,000 monoclonal antibody treatments to people with COVID-19, Gov. Ron DeSantis pledged Thursday to “fight like hell” to continue receiving the treatments as the federal government this week took control over distribution of the drugs.
DCPS works to craft permanent policy for handling communicable diseases
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to upend what was expected to be a more “normal” school year, an ad hoc committee of the Duval County School Board met Monday morning to talk about updating the district’s permanent policy for dealing with communicable diseases.
Judge halts Florida’s enforcement of ban on school face mask rules ... again
A circuit judge on Wednesday again ruled against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ mask policy for students, setting aside a stay and allowing school districts to enact mask mandates without interference from the Department of Education as the case moves forward on appeal.