iNFO Vi Weekend News Update
Week ending March 29, 2020
Executive Producer: David Whitaker, Mon Ethos Pro
- Senate Passes Measures in efforts to keep the Territory Economy Stable during the COVID 19 outbreak.
- The V.I. Department of Education on Thursday launched its “No V.I. Child Goes Hungry” program.
- Long time civil rights leader and Martin Luther King aide, Joseph Lowery, dies at 98.
- Gov. Albert Bryan, Jr. announced Friday that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the U.S. Virgin Islands increased 19.
- In an effort to mitigate the spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and in adherence to guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, several departments and agencies of the Government of the Virgin Islands have implemented steps to minimize person-to-person contact at their offices.
- A cruise ship with four deaths may need to travel to the U.S. to dock.