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WATCH: Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam talks about reopening schools in coronavirus update

Governor spoke at 2 p.m.

Gov. Ralph Northam addressing Virginians on June 9, 2020.
Gov. Ralph Northam addressing Virginians on June 9, 2020. (WSLS 10)

RICHMOND, Va. – Gov. Ralph Northam gave an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus on Tuesday afternoon.

Gov. Northam - June 9 coronavirus update

In today's update, Gov. Ralph Northam is expected to talk about reopening Virginia's K-12 public schools

Posted by WSLS 10 / WSLS.com on Tuesday, June 9, 2020

During his 2 p.m. address, Northam addressed the reopening of Virginia’s public schools, which have been closed to in-person learning since March 16

As of Tuesday, there are 51,738 coronavirus cases in Virginia, according to the Virginia Department of Health. Across the state, 1,496 people have died.

[Where are Virginia’s coronavirus cases? The health department’s interactive map]

The governor is now only be giving coronavirus updates on Tuesdays and Thursdays.


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