Coronavirus Coverage

Governor John Carney announced Tuesday that the COVID state of emergency for Delaware will be lifted next month. The state of emergency will expire July 13, 2021. Carney said in a news release that the state of emergency, which he declared in March 2020, will expire July 13. During the press conference, Carney still urged people to get vaccinated, but also stated “We now have the tools to prevent COVID-19 infection, serious illness and hospitalization.”

Carney also signed a modification to the emergency order, stating teachers and staff in schools and child care centers will not be required to wear masks when children are not present. Furthermore, students and staff will no longer be required to wear masks outdoors.

Hollywood Kyle is the Digital Content Producer and Production Director of Mix 99.5 WJBR. Being a Delaware local, Kyle takes pride in his hometown and has had a love for music since a young age. Hollywood Kyle joins the Mix Morning Show for abstract thoughts and ideas during "Hollywood Kyle" segment around 9:40am Monday thru Friday.