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BREAKING: Garrett County Declares State of Emergency

March 22nd, 2020 by WCBC Radio

After confirming two positive cases of COVID-19, The Garrett County Commissioners have declared a State of Emergency, effective Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

The announcement was made by Commission Chairman Paul Edwards, who was joined by fellow Commissioner Larry Tichnell, County Health Officer Bob Stephens, and Garrett Regional Medical Center CEO Mark Boucot.

The directive allows for the extraordinary use of county resources to aid in the emergency.  Additional public restrictions were not announced during the press conference.

4 Responses to “BREAKING: Garrett County Declares State of Emergency”

  1. March 22, 2020 at 6:22 pm, jim said:

    Aaaaaah!People might have dry cough and fever.


  2. March 22, 2020 at 8:11 pm, HK said:

    What are you saying Jim?


  3. March 22, 2020 at 9:01 pm, jim said:

    Is it possible to shut down an economy which was never alive in the first place?


  4. March 23, 2020 at 12:21 pm, ES said:

    Yes, of course that’s it… a global conspiracy of sick people. Go lick a door handle, Jim!


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