Schools without mask mandates are more likely to have COVID-19 outbreaks, CDC finds

Schools without mask mandates are more likely to have COVID-19 outbreaks, CDC finds

CBS NEWS The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new studies Friday that show enforcing masks in schools helps reduce the spread of COVID-19. One study looked at data from schools in Arizona’s Maricopa and Pima Counties after they resumed in-person learning in late July for the 2021-22 academic year. The two counties account … Read more

No new COVID-19 cases recorded in Queensland, mask requirements in public venues to ease

No new COVID-19 cases recorded in Queensland, mask requirements in public venues to ease

Mask-wearing rules for parts of Queensland have been eased slightly as the state records a day with no new COVID-19 cases.Deputy Premier Steven Miles said there have been no cases recorded either in the community or in quarantine, quoting the Premier in declaring a “double donut day”.While mask requirements will remain in place for another two weeks in south-east Queensland, … Read more