WPDH is bringing you the latest news on COVID-19 and its impact on New York and the Hudson Valley
‘New Normal’ Starts Today In New York, New COVID Rules Issued
Gov. Kathy Hochul announced new COVID rules and proudly proclaimed "a new normal starts today."
Could New York Students Be Forced To Wear Masks in Schools Again?
Many parents in New York are worried their kids may have to put masks back on in classrooms. This is after one school district issued a mask mandate.
‘Worst Version’ of COVID Continues To Spread Across New York State
New York health officials are continuing to worry about a new COVID variant that's spreading faster than any other during the pandemic.
‘Worst Version’ of COVID Is Spreading Across New York State
New York health officials are sounding the alarm over a new COVID variant that's spreading faster than any other during the pandemic
Hudson Valley Residents Encouraged To Wear Masks Indoors
Another COVID surge is forcing leaders in the Hudson Valley to encourage residents to mask up, once again.
Over 71,000 Now Have Died From COVID In New York State
New York State reached another grim COVID milestone.
Health Officials Worried COVID Is Spreading In These Parts of New York
Top health officials are once again worried that COVD is still spreading at high rates in most parts of New York State.
‘Rising Tide’ of COVID Has New York Gov. Answering ‘Shut Down’ Rumors
"With new contagious subvariants circulating" New York health officials are starting to worry about the "rising tide" of new covid cases statewide.
Gov. Hochul Discusses New York ‘Shut Down’ As COVID Rises Again
As COVID cases once again increase across New York, Gov. Hochul released her plan about a future "shut down."
‘Newly Emerged’ COVID Variants ‘Rapidly Spreading’ in New York
Top New York health officials are "alerting the public" about two new variants of COVID that are spreading rapidly in New York. Officials believe these new variants are more contagious.