WHO declares global pandemic due to coronavirus

first_imgMedia briefing on # COVID19 With .DrTedros. #coronavirus https://t.co/aPFXT3ex5y- World Health Organization (WHO) (@WHO) March 11th 2020 A pandemic is not related to disease severity or mortality rate, but to geographical spread. According to the World Health Organization, a pandemic is declared when a new disease, for which the population has not developed immunity, begins to spread rapidly around the world. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global pandemic due to coronavirus.center_img In order for the epidemic to turn into a pandemic, there must be a second wave of infection, which occurred in Italy, reports Index.hr.last_img

Volleyball: MDI notches 3-0 win over Ellsworth

first_imgELLSWORTH — The Mount Desert Island volleyball team won three straight sets to beat the Ellsworth Eagles on their Senior Night on Tuesday at Katsiaficas Gymnasium.MDI (6-6) defeated Ellsworth (6-7) 21-25, 18-25 and 19-25.For MDI: Cassidy Parady had seven kills, three aces and five digs; Caroline McManamon had six kills, three aces and four digs; Mackenzie Hanna had 17 assists and 10 digs; and Grace Higgins had three kills, nine aces and five digsFor Ellsworth: Lexi Hennigan had seven assists; Sammy Mason had six kills; Delaney Sargent had two aces and 12 digs; and Avery Jester had five blocks.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder text Calais 3, Sumner 1Calais (10-2) defeated Sumner (4-8) 25-14, 25-18, 23-25 and 25-17 on Tuesday.Sumner’s Emily Martin had seven aces; and Amie O’Hara had six digs and three kills. Calais 3, Ellsworth 2Calais defeated Ellsworth 25-18, 21-25, 12-25, 26-24 and 13-15 on Saturday.For Ellsworth, Delaney Sargent had five aces and 31 digs; Rachel Bunker had five aces; Sammy Mason had 13 kills; Avery Jester had six blocks and Alexa Grant had 10 assists.Woodland 3, Bucksport 0Woodland (6-5) defeated Bucksport (3-9) 25-19, 25-12 and 25-16 on Friday.Bucksport’s Kayley Jerome had one ace and eight digs; Mecedes Gray had two aces and two digs; and Erin McGinty had one ace and four digs.Machias 3, Sumner 0Machias (12-1) defeated Sumner 25-9, 25-20 and 25-23 on Friday.Bucksport 3, Jonesport-Beals 1Bucksport defeated Jonesport-Beals (0-9) 13-25, 25-22, 25-19 and 25-20 on Wednesday.Bucksport’s Kayley Jerome had three aces and 14 digs; Erin McGinty had four aces and four digs; Renee Lamb had five aces; and Caitlyn Emery had three aces.MDI 3, WA 1MDI defeated Washington Academy 25-16, 25-16, 23-25 and 25-18 on Wednesday.MDI’s Cassidy Parady had 10 kills, six aces and 14 digs; Grace Higgins had nine kills, three aces, one block and three digs; Mackenzie Hanna had two kills, seven assists, 23 assists and 12 digs.last_img read more