It should all have happened sooner, though it’s fair to say the appearance of the more infectious Delta variant had to play a role in the delay.
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Find out how many people have been vaccinated, plus how case counts have changed over time, and more with these charts and maps.
In recent weeks, many overarching patterns remain unchanged. Overall cases are still rising, thanks to the Delta variant, but not as quickly as before.
Last week, Erie County crossed the 2,000 mark for the number of Covid-related deaths while towns such as Hamburg, West Seneca and Tonawanda had the highest number of confirmed cases.
Western New York showed one of the largest percentage increases in the state, from 81% a week ago to 87% today.
Faced with the threat of being locked out of college, a Bills game or a job, more local residents are rolling up their sleeves.
“There’s not going to be a change in my position," she said of the vaccine mandate for state health care workers.
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"The need for these rules are evident to anyone paying attention," writes The News' Editorial Board.
Buffalo Niagara added just 500 jobs from July to August – about 40% of the job growth that normally happens in midsummer.
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Religious exemptions are becoming another major flashpoint in the Covid-19 vaccination debate.
"This is another important turning point in the pandemic that won’t go away until more people do the right thing," writes The News' Editorial Board.
Parents have tremendous influence over their children’s response to mask requirements. They can make it easier or harder for them to adjust.
It marks the first time that the state’s Hero Act will be used to combat the highly contagious virus, according to Gov. Kathy Hochul.
“And we are encouraging other for-profit and nonprofit organizations to make this a requirement as well,” National President and CEO Harold P. Wimmer said.
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The test will be for Hochul to know when mandates are important and when localities should have the flexibility to make their own decisions.
Bills wide receiver Cole Beasley has the legal right to refuse a vaccine, but there are consequences for him and his teammates.
Speaking on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," New York's first female governor reiterated that fighting the Covid-19 pandemic remains her top priority.