Louisiana will stay in “Phase 2” of the White House-approved restrictions meant to limit the spread of COVID-19, Gov. John Bel Edwards said Tuesday.
St. Martin Parish has 68 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and one newly reported fatality for the 24 hours ending at midday Tuesday, the Louisiana Office of Public Health said.
Twenty-one new confirmed COVID-19 cases but no fatalities were reported in three local parishes for the 24 hours ending at midday Monday, the Louisiana Office of Public Health said.
A limited number of the COVID-19 vaccine is being distributed to select providers in all 64 parishes this week, including two additional locations in St.