Following Governor Parson’s announcement this afternoon, of in-person school closure for the remainder of the school year, the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) announced the cancellation of all remaining post-season events for the 2019-20 school year.
State and Regional News
In today’s COVID-19 briefing, Governor Mike Parson announced that all Missouri public and charter school buildings will remain closed through the remainder of the academic year.
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) approved the Missouri Department of Social Services’ request to use USDA foods to operate Disaster Household Distribution in response to COVID-19.
While most in the U.S. are being urged to stay at home during the COVID-19 crisis, first responders don’t have that option. These men and women are asked to continue to go out into the public arena and do their jobs to protect and care for the health and safety of their fellow citizens. But while they continue to serve, many agencies are implementing precautionary measures to avoid exposure to the virus.
CLAIRE COLBY, Missouri News Network
Missouri National Guard troops have started work on Missouri’s first alternative health care facility to help respond to an influx of COVID-19 patients.
"We know there is an increasing concern over hospital bed space equipment and alternative care sites," Gov. Mike Parson said in his Wednesday afternoon press conference.