Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Oct. 7

D.C.’s mayor has extended the city’s coronavirus state of emergency to last through the end of the year. The COVID-19 State of Emergency was set to expire this week. In the updated order, Mayor Muriel Bowser urged businesses to begin developing safety plans to return employees to the office. D.C.’s health director told members of the D.C. Council that workplaces…