The WYRK team is keeping you as up-to-date as possible in regards to all things COVID-19 both within our WNY community, the state of New York and the country at large.
COVID Tests Again Available For Free Due To Rising Infections
Positive infection rates have been increasing at such a rate that the government has decided to take action
How Is Buffalo Going To Spend $60 Million in COVID Money?
Of the $331 Million Buffalo received, there is still plenty of cash laying around
Ontario Health Officials Urges Mask Use As Infections Rise
A huge surge in hospital visits and admissions with people suffering from various respiratory issues is causing medical and governmental officials to potentially reconsider their stance on masking rules in the Canadian Province.
Governor Hochul Sneakily Extends Her Pandemic Powers in New York
The last Executive Order was set to expire this month.
What Does Canada’s COVID Rule Changes Mean For New Yorkers
Canada is making some significant changes to its COVID-19 Travel Rules
Recent COVID-19 Resurgence Is Having A Real Impact On WNY
Multiple people that I know personally have tested positive in the last couple of weeks
Stringent Mask Mandate Officially Ending In New York State
Last night reports came out that Governor Kathy Hochul was going to end the mask mandate in New York State. Today the announcement was made.
Olympics Quarantine Food So ‘Inedible’ Athletes Are ‘Crying Every Day’
We wouldn't want to eat the food, either.
City of Buffalo Extending COVID-19 Rental Help Program
STAND UP Buffalo program is being continued to allow additional people to apply for assistance.
Woman Fakes COVID-19 to Get Out of Work, Boss Catches Her Partying
Should she be fired?
Erie County Shatters Daily COVID-19 Positivity Record
Erie County breaks the record for most positive cases in one day, and the positivity rate is staggering.