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Governor John Bel Edwards Ends Mask Mandate, Except at Some Schools

Updated: Oct 26, 2021 3:54 PM

Gov. John Bel Edwards is largely ending Louisiana’s nearly three-month-old indoor mask mandate since the state has emerged from its latest coronavirus spike and is seeing lower rates of COVID-19 infection.

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LDH: 460 new COVID-19 cases, 16 new deaths reported Oct. 26

Posted: Oct 26, 2021 11:54 AM

The Louisiana Department of Health reported 460 new cases of COVID-19 on October 26.

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