An FDA advisory panel yesterday backed Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine. CNBC reported the FDA is expected to give its approval and the vaccine could be ready for distribution in the U.S. next week.
COVID-19 by the numbers now, here in Rockland, we’ve got two in the hospital being examined, another 89 there have been confirmed with coronavirus, and a total of 2,157 active cases. The state says since the crisis began, we’ve had a total of 24,787 reported cases, 232 more than Thursday. And the total number of deaths here in the county remained steady at 735.