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August 10, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – August 7, 2020

“Wearying.”  That is a word that was shared with me recently to describe the world’s 2020 experience with COVID-19.  I thought this an aptly descriptive term […]
August 3, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – July 30, 2020

The world currently stands at 17 million confirmed COVID-19 infections with a growth rate approaching 300,000 per day.  Brazil recently topped the U.S. in new cases […]
July 24, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – July 23, 2020

What interesting times we live in.  Spikes in new cases of COVID-19 are occurring in hotspots around the globe.  In fact, the highest daily number on […]
July 21, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – July 17, 2020

Last Friday, I reported that the U.S. had been experiencing 60,000 new cases of COVID-19 per day, a huge jump from the record 50,000 daily cases […]
July 13, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – July 10, 2020

For the last two days, the U.S. has experienced 60,000 new coronavirus cases per day, and worldwide daily new cases have been above the 200,000-per-day mark […]
July 13, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – July 1, 2020

When I sent the first coronavirus update to you in March, I was not anticipating that on the first of July the United States would report […]
June 27, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – June 26, 2020

Our update for this week is the following opinion editorial that is scheduled to be published in our local newspaper early next week. Best wishes for […]
June 18, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – June 17, 2020

In the update last week, I noted that my family was self-sequestering due to one of my daughters showing COVID-like symptoms.  After several days of very […]
June 15, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – June 10, 2020

Three months ago to the day (March 10), I penned an article for a regional news organization providing insights into the preparedness of a small suburban […]
June 4, 2020
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Coronavirus Update – June 3, 2020

We are now one month into the re-opening of our state and have successfully moved into Stage 3 of the “Back on Track” plan from the […]
May 27, 2020
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Coronavirus update – May 26, 2020

I am hoping you enjoyed a safe and relaxing Memorial Day weekend and were able to spend time relaxing with family and friends. An indication of […]
May 21, 2020
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Steve Long Community Update – 5/18/20

The Governor announced today that the state would move more quickly to Stage 3 of the opening plan making it effective this coming Friday, just in […]