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Wrap-up of news stories taken from the day's local headlines.

COVID-19 Latest: Maryland adds 1,985 new cases, more than 20K vaccinated

(BALTIMORE, MD) Maryland Department of Health reports an increase of 1,985 new positive coronavirus cases, three days after Christmas. 



Data shows 28 more people have died from the virus. A total of 5,573 coronavirus-related deaths in Maryland. 


Currently, 1,738 people are hospitalized due to the virus. 


Maryland is still in Phase 1 of its vaccination plan. 


According to the COVID-19 Vaccination Dashboard, 20,812 people have been vaccinated in Maryland. Data shows, more than 11,000 people in the Baltimore Metropolitan Area have received the COVID-19 vaccine. 

Baltimore native, Micarie Kemp has always been passionate about working in the media.