COVID-19 Updates: April 13, 2020


Stefanie Gutierrez

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Here are the most important things you need to know today according to the New Mexico Department of Health, the Office of Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and New Mexico State University Officials. 

Around the State

  • Positive cases have risen to 1,245 around the state. Total tests administered are recorded at 30,515. 
  • Total deaths have reached 26, with 6 new deaths reported on April 12, 2020. 
  • Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham announced Saturday that places of worship are now included in the mass gatherings ban. 

Around NMSU

  • According to a press release, the Engineering Department at NMSU is manufacturing personal protective equipment for medical workers around the Las Cruces area. 
  • ASNMSU moved voting online to the Presence platform due to COVID-19.
  • According to communication sent out by Chancellor Dan Arvizu, the state is looking to implement a laboratory testing facility capable of processing COVID-19 tests on the NMSU campus. 




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