Marcus Dieterle

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Marcus Dieterle is a freelancer and former associate editor of the Baltimore Fishbowl. He returned to Baltimore after working as the deputy editor of the Cecil Whig newspaper in Elkton, Maryland. Before that, he served as the editor-in-chief of The Towerlight. Marcus graduated from Towson University in 2018 with his bachelor's degree in journalism and political science. He can be reached at [email protected]

Average positive test rate is slightly higher for older Marylanders than younger Marylanders for first time since May

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This is a picture of CDC’s laboratory test kit for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). CDC tests are provided to U.S. state and local public health laboratories, Department of Defense (DOD) laboratories and select international laboratories. Photo courtesy of CDC.

For the first time since May, the seven-day average rate of positive coronavirus tests is slightly higher for older Marylanders than for younger Marylanders.

Maryland reports 2,166 new coronavirus cases, 46 COVID-19 deaths

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This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), depicts the exterior structure of the coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19. Image courtesy of CDC.

Maryland health officials on Thursday reported another 2,166 coronavirus cases and 46 new deaths related to the virus.

Maryland leaders react to the inauguration of President Biden and Vice President Harris

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On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Joseph R. Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States, and Kamal D. Harris was sworn in as the 49th Vice President of the United States. Photo courtesy of Joe Biden/Instagram.

On Wednesday, Jan. 20, President Joseph R. Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States, and Vice President Kamala D. Harris was sworn in as the 49th Vice President of the United States — the first woman, the first Black American and the first Asian American to hold the position.

In his inaugural address, Biden vowed to “restore the soul of America,” as the nation grapples with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the tremors of a pro-Trump insurrection of the U.S. Capitol building that took place just two weeks earlier on Jan. 6.

Baltimore to resume in-person dining, other limited activities on Friday

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Effective Friday at 6 a.m., Baltimore will ease some coronavirus-related restrictions, including allowing indoor and outdoor dining to resume at limited capacity, Mayor Brandon Scott announced on Wednesday. Image via Facebook Live.

Baltimore restaurants, bars and breweries will be allowed to resume indoor and outdoor dining and service at limited capacity starting Friday at 6 a.m., Mayor Brandon Scott announced Wednesday morning.

Maryland’s COVID-19 hospitalizations dip slightly, state records 38 new deaths

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This is a picture of CDC’s laboratory test kit for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). CDC tests are provided to U.S. state and local public health laboratories, Department of Defense (DOD) laboratories and select international laboratories. Photo courtesy of CDC.

There are currently 1,858 Marylanders hospitalized with coronavirus, with 17 fewer patients than on Tuesday.

Of the state’s current COVID-19 patients, 1,438 are in acute care and 420 are in intensive care.

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