School masks, vaccine resistance, and stadium safety

The U.S. Department of Education launches an investigation into Utah’s law preventing schools from enacting mask mandates. Health officials hope personal stories — like that of a Vernal woman who got COVID-19 after declining a vaccine — will help change minds. Gov. Spencer Cox questions the effectiveness of masks, contradicting health care professionals. And what the data from a European soccer championship can tell us about the spread of the coronavirus at sports events in the U.S.

At 9 a.m. on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Becky Jacobs, Bethany Rodgers and Andy Larsen, along with news columnist Robert Gehrke, join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories.

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  1. Bryan Edmondo

    How many uk cases from football were vaxxed? I know the hype about cases can be skewed to meet an objective. I have 0 worry about getting the delta variant. If people don’t want to get vaxxed, good luck. I have really low concern for most of them. I am going to live my vaccinated life. Polio, measles, rubella etc… im just as worried about those as covid for the same reason. Science.