Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced Wednesday she is extending Alabama’s Safer at Home and mandatory mask-wearing order through 5 p.m. Jan. 22.
This means masks are required in public when interacting within 6 feet with people of another household, subject to certain exceptions.
Masks required in schools and colleges, where possible, for employees and students in second grade and above.
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