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COVID-19 Bulletin (02/17/21)

J.J. Koch wants Dallas County to ditch the mask mandate. Should masks at school be optional?
By Jencie Tomasek |
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Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins reported 588 new COVID-19 cases and 14 deaths on Wednesday.


County Commissioner J.J. Koch says Dallas County should ditch mask mandate as the Omicron surge wanes. Read more from the Dallas Morning News here.


CBS News reports on the debate around whether masks should become optional in school.


COVID-19 vaccination in pregnancy can protect infants according to a new study, US News reports. Babies less than 6 months old whose mothers were fully vaccinated during pregnancy have lower risk of hospitalization associated with COVID-19 according to CDC analysis.

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