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Gov. Sisolak: Nevada to follow latest CDC mask-wearing guidance

These are photos of a news conference involving Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak and the on-going COVID-19 pandemic as of Oct. 20, 2020
Posted at 1:48 PM, May 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-13 20:14:43-04

NEVADA (KTNV) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak says the state will follow the updated Centers for Disease Control and Prevention mask-wearing guidance released on Thursday.

The CDC announced new guidelines for fully vaccinated people, with CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky saying anyone who is fully vaccinated can participate in indoor and outdoor activities, large or small, without wearing a mask or physical distancing.

RELATED: CDC eases indoor mask requirements for fully vaccinated Americans

Sisolak made his thoughts known on his Twitter account after the CDC released its changes and wrote in his tweet that more information with be forthcoming.

Sisolak ended his tweet urging all Nevadans to take advantage of the COVID-19 vaccine options available as soon as possible.

RELATED: State of Nevada issues additional guidance after mask policy updated by Centers for Disease Control

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