Virginia governor reveals his long Covid symptoms as he urges vaccinations | Virginia

More than a year after testing positive for Covid-19, Virginia’s governor, Ralph Northam, is warning about the importance of vaccines and the long-lasting effects of Covid.After a mild case in September 2020 that felt like a sinus infection, Northam said in a video briefing that he was recovering quickly, and he waited for his sense … Read more

County-by-county look at COVID-19 in Virginia; which areas saw biggest jumps Friday, Oct. 15, 2021

County-by-county look at COVID-19 in Virginia; which areas saw biggest jumps Friday, Oct. 15, 2021

RICHMOND, Va. — The health department reported 14,779 more people tested positive for COVID-19 out of the +238,872 total tests processed over the past week. That brings Virginia’s total number of coronavirus cases to 902,938.As of Friday’s update, 37,767 (+503 from the Friday before) people had been hospitalized and 13,391 (+316) people had died as … Read more