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COVID-19 discovered cases – 08 March 2020

An Avon, IN elementary school has announced that one of its students has tested positive for COVID-19. The school will conduct classes online Monday.

“U.S. citizens, particularly travelers with underlying health conditions, should not travel by cruise ship,” according to the State Department. In addition, older adults and travelers with underlying health issues should avoid “crowded places” as well as “non-essential travel such as long plane trips.”

The family of Missouri’s first confirmed case of COVID-19 has broken quarantine, officials stated Sunday night.

Nationally there are a total of 164 cases according to the CDC and 554 cases according to Johns HopkinsThirty-two states plus DC are reporting 530 cases. Links are to news stories or official government websites; view infographic.
Data are from in Memo from a News Hound, 08 March 2020.

  1. Alaska
  2. Alabama
  3. Arizona: 4 cases
  4. Arkansas
  5. California:  114 cases (24 are from repatriation flights), 1 death
  6. Colorado: 8 cases
  7. Connecticut
  8. Delaware
  9. District of Columbia: 1 case
  10. Florida: 18 cases (5 are from repatriation flights, 1 non-Florida resident)
  11. Georgia: 7 cases
  12. Hawaii: 1 case
  13. Illinois: 7 cases
  14. Indiana: 1 case
  15. Idaho
  16. Iowa: 3 cases
  17. Kansas: 1 case
  18. Kentucky: 4 cases
  19. Louisiana
  20. Maine
  21. Maryland: 5 cases
  22. Massachusetts: 28 cases
  23. Michigan
  24. Minnesota: 1 case
  25. Mississippi
  26. Missouri: 1 case
  27. Montana
  28. Nebraska: 18 cases (15 from repatriation flights)
  29. Nevada: 1 case
  30. New Hampshire: 4 cases
  31. New Jersey: 6 cases
  32. New Mexico
  33. New York: 105 cases
  34. North Carolina: 2 cases
  35. North Dakota
  36. Ohio
  37. Oklahoma: 1 case
  38. Oregon: 14 cases
  39. Pennsylvania: 6 cases
  40. Rhode Island: 3 cases
  41. South Carolina: 6 cases
  42. South Dakota
  43. Tennessee: 1 case
  44. Texas: 19 cases (11 from repatriation flights)
  45. Utah: 1 case
  46. Vermont: 1 case
  47. Virginia: 2 cases
  48. Washington: 136 cases, 18 deaths
  49. West Virginia
  50. Wisconsin: 1 case
  51. Wyoming

By Kathy E. Gill

Digital evangelist, speaker, writer, educator. Transplanted Southerner; teach newbies to ride motorcycles! @kegill

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