What You Missed Overnight: Travel Declaration Glitches, Possible Reopening Of Country, And More
Apr 13, 2020, 6:38 AM
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Here are some of the important novel coronavirus stories you may have missed overnight.
Utah’s trying to fix glitches with the system that’s sending out COVID-19 travel declarations
People complained they’re getting the travel alerts even if they’re not entering the state, and some Utahns said they’re even getting those alerts while in their homes. Read more here.
Police are fining people in California for violating the stay-at-home order
Seven people who visited Santa Cruz, California, were each fined $1,000 for violating the state’s shelter-in-place guidelines. Read more here.
Dr. Fauci said some parts of the country could possible start opening in May
The United States’ top infectious disease expert says the economy in parts of the country could have a “rolling reentry” as early as next month, provided health authorities can quickly identify and isolate people who will inevitably be infected with the coronavirus. Read more here.
New York is starting to see some signs of hope
There are some signs of hope that the coronavirus infection rate is plateauing in New York. But the state is still wrapping up its worst week in deaths so far since the outbreak began. Read more here.