Health

Gov. Ned Lamont speaks at Foodshare in Bloomfield
Aaron Kupec/WTIC File Photo
AP
June 30, 2020 - 7:56 am
Gov. Ned Lamont said Monday he's watching the rising number of COVID-19 cases in other parts of the country and is considering whether to possibly delay Connecticut's third phase of reopening, noting it depends on what's happening here and elsewhere.
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Gov. Ned Lamont holds news conference in his office, 2/19/20
Aaron Kupec/WTIC Radio photo
AP
June 17, 2020 - 8:09 am
A bipartisan coalition of state lawmakers gave Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont a list of issues Tuesday to be reviewed in an upcoming, independent third-party investigation into the preparation and response to the coronavirus inside nursing homes and assisted living centers.
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Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Katie Dykes and Department of Public Health Commissioner Renee Coleman-Mitchell. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer
AP
May 12, 2020 - 10:21 am
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has fired the state's public health commissioner in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic because of a series of missteps dating to last year, a state official said Tuesday.
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mask decontamination system
Office of Gov. Ned Lamont
AP
April 22, 2020 - 12:48 pm
A research and development firm on Wednesday began cleaning N-95 respirator masks used by health care workers and first responders, an operation at a state facility in Connecticut that is expected to greatly increase the availability of the protective gear by tens of thousands a day across the...
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