Governor Doug Ducey addresses coronavirus Thursday amid rise in cases in Arizona

Posted at 5:17 AM, Oct 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-29 22:31:08-04

PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey addressed coronavirus concerns in Arizona during a Thursday press conference, his first time addressing the public about the pandemic in several weeks.

Watch the full news conference in the player below.

Arizona has recently seen an uptick of reported COVID-19 cases, worrying health experts, and some in the medical and education communities. Multiple schools have also closed their campuses and recommended students quarantine after cases have been confirmed.

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Gov. Ducey used the Thursday news conference to remind Arizonans to continue to follow social distancing guidelines, wear a mask in public, and wash your hands often.