CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Gov. Jim Justice will conduct a live, statewide address this afternoon at approx. 12:30 p.m. to provide West Virginians an update on COVID-19 preparedness and response efforts.
Previously he announced a mandate for face coverings in buildings where social distancing is not possible.
The governor warned of possible penalties for non compliance.
The mandate does not apply to those who have trouble breathing or can not remove the face covering themselves.
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