1. Masks mandates worked to slow the spread of Covid-19 in Kansas, CDC research shows  CNN
  2. Mask mandates work against Covid spread. CDC offers evidence  msnNOW
  3. Edwardsville declares state of emergency, mask mandate as COVID-19 cases surge  KSDK News
  4. Kansas governor, Sedgwick County leaders urge counties across state to adopt health orders  KWCH
  5. Most coronavirus cases are spread by people without symptoms, CDC now says  CNN
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Governor Laura Kelly, D-Kansas, joined a call with county commissioners and public health officials to discuss her new order and her administration’s COVID-19 response.Governor Laura Kelly, D-Kansas, joined a call with county commissioners and public health officials to discuss her new order and her administration’s COVID-19 response.

Gov. Kelly discusses new statewide mask mandate with county leaders

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As Kansas counties decide how to respond to Gov. Laura Kelly's new statewide mask order, a new study shows counties that adopted the governor's first mandate this summer experienced a drop in COVID-19 cases. Among counties with an order, the seven-day rolling average of new cases dropped on average 6% in the month and a half following the mandate. Meanwhile, cases in ...

CDC report: COVID-19 cases dropped in Kansas counties with mask orders, rose in others

Even if all Kansans immediately mask up and avoid crowded places, it will likely take weeks to ease the burden on hospitals packed with COVID-19 patients.Even if all Kansans immediately mask up and avoid crowded places, it will likely take weeks to ease the burden on hospitals packed with COVID-19 patients.

Mask Rules Helped Kansas Counties Slow The March Of Coronavirus, New CDC Report Suggests | KCUR 89.3 - NPR in Kansas City. Local news, entertainment and podcasts.

Counties with mask mandates experienced a decrease of 6% in their seven-day infection average at the height of the summer's spike. Those that did not have a mandate experienced a 100% increase.Counties with mask mandates experienced a decrease of 6% in their seven-day infection average at the height of the summer’s spike. Those that did not have a mandate experienced a 100% increas…

Virus cases dropped in Kansas counties with mask orders, rose in those without, CDC report says | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the recommendations just one week before Thanksgiving, at a time when diagnosed infections, hospitalizations and deaths are skyrocketing across…

CDC pleads with Americans to stay home for Thanksgiving

Wednesday, Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly established a statewide facial covering protocol.Wednesday, Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly established a statewide facial covering protocol.

Kansas reports almost 6,000 new COVID-19 cases since Wednesday, 81 deaths

The work reaffirms mask mandates helped slow the spread of COVID-19 in the state's largest counties, including Johnson County.The work reaffirms mask mandates helped slow the spread of COVID-19 in the state's largest counties, including Johnson County.

CDC publishes research showing Kansas mask mandates helped drive down COVID-19 infections

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Another 5,939 Kansans have tested positive for the coronavirus since Wednesday. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) says it brings the state’s total to 134,533 positive cases since the pandemic began. The KDHE says 84 more Kansan deaths have been linked to COVID-19 in the past two days. The […]WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Another 5,939 Kansans have tested positive for the coronavirus since Wednesday. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) says it brings the state’s …

Coronavirus in Kansas: 84 more deaths, 5,939 new cases

CORONAVIRUS may sound like norovirus, but they are very different. They do share similarities - including overlapping symptoms - but here's how they differ.CORONAVIRUS may sound like norovirus, but they are very different. They do share similarities - including overlapping symptoms - but here's how they differ.

Coronavirus symptoms: How the notorious coronavirus differs from norovirus | Express.co.uk

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Tony's Kansas City: SHOCK!!! KANSAS GUV KELLY ANNOUNCES COVID-19 MASK MANDATE!!!

TOPEKA— Gov. Laura Kelly announced new measures designed to control the spread of the coronavirus in Kansas as the state experiences its bigTOPEKA— Gov. Laura Kelly announced new measures designed to control the spread of the coronavirus in Kansas as the state experiences its big

🎥 Gov. issues new statewide mask mandate

Government mandates that require people to wear masks in public can slow the spread of COVID-19, a new report published Friday by the Centers for Disease...Government mandates that require people to wear masks in public can slow the spread of COVID-19, a new report published Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds, and communities that don’t enact such orders may face dramatic increases in new cases. The report explored the striking differences among counties in Kansas during the summer: Some adopted mask mandates, while…

CDC: Mask Mandates Can Slow COVID-19 Spread – NBC Connecticut

Can masks stop the spread of Covid-19? CDC report finds counties that adhere to mask mandates significantly slowed the spread of Covid-19. Those who did not experienced significant increases. More than half of the states now mandate face coverings in public.

CDC says mask mandates can slow Covid-19 spread