Fresh news this morning is that the Tokyo Olympics is being postponed and that the Senate may have a deal on the stimulus plan. Find out what school districts are saying about how they will respond to Gov. Ralph Northam's cancellation of the remainder of the school year. The Martinsville City Council canceled its meetings for tonight and Wednesday night, but the Henry County Board of Supervisors will meet this afternoon The Virginia Department of Health reports 254 cases statewide -- they now are making steady move west -- and the death count doubled to 6. Some 32 people are hospitalized. Johns Hopkins University's real-time map shows 392,780 cases world wide and 17,159 deaths, more than a third of those in Italy. There are 46,481 cases in the U.S., surpassed only by China and Italy. Worldmeters coronavirus update -- which always trends a little higher -- shows the death count in the U.S. at 582.
A Gretna couple’s lives have been upended in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic while far from home — he now is a patient in a North Carolina hospital and she is quarantined in a strange house, unable to be by his side.
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The West Piedmont Health District, which includes Martinsville and Henry County, now has its first confirmed case of COVID-19.
Martinsville City Council has decided to cancel Tuesday’s regularly scheduled meeting in Council Chambers and postpone upcoming budget reviews, too.
In the critical month of February, as the virus began taking root in the U.S. population, CDC data shows government labs processed 352 COVID-19 tests — an average of only a dozen per day.
If you've had a business videoconference stutter while your teenagers play Call of Duty online, or found yourself unable to stream the news while your spouse uploads huge data files for work, you'll have a good idea of the problem.
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A run along empty city streets. Pull-ups in an abandoned outdoor gym. Yoga, CrossFit and boot camp classes streamed online in home isolation.
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Virginia’s top finance official says the state is likely to lose $1 billion in revenue in each year of the pending two-year budget — and that’s the best scenario, assuming significant aid from the federal government for workers and business owners who have lost their livelihoods because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Patrick went on to suggest on the show that there were lots of grandparents like him and that he doesn't "want the whole country to be sacrificed."
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