Here are some of the most significant and recent developments as the region responds to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus, which causes the disease covid-19:
• Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) said in an interview on C-Span that an asymptomatic worker is believed to have carried the coronavirus into a Carroll County nursing home where 77 residents have tested positive. Three more residents of the facility have died, officials said Tuesday.
• D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) said she does not expect the city to levy criminal penalties for violating her stay-at-home order, which allows the city to jail people for up to 90 days or fine them up to $5,000.
• George Washington University Hospital is preparing to offer drive-through coronavirus testing, as covid-19 infections continue to increase in the Washington area.
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