Gov. Ralph Northam gave an update on the coronavirus in the commonwealth on Monday afternoon.
The governor spoke at 1 p.m.
As of Monday, Virginia is reporting 857,852 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March 2020.
The Virginia Department of Health reports that 60.1% of all Virginians have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19.
Monday’s news conference will be his 23rd briefing regarding COVID-19 since he ended his bi-weekly conferences back in June 2020.
This was his first update since August 5.