Coronavirus, News

Daily 49er to suspend print production; stay up-to-date about the coronavirus online

In accordance with Long Beach State’s decision to suspend face-to-face instruction—due to novel-coronavirus concerns—we at the Daily Forty-Niner have chosen to suspend print production until further notice. 

We will still be producing a digital copy of the print edition and updating daily49er.com with all coverage pertaining to the coronavirus and campus news. 

We at the Daily Forty-Niner are committed to being the go-to source for all campus news and we will be working around-the-clock to keep the community up-to-date. 

Follow us @daily49er on socials for updates.

One Comment

  1. Avatar
    Al Campuzzano

    You guys at Daily 49ers take care of yourselves. Great job.. thx

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.


Number of COVID-19 cases in Long Beach


Number of COVID-19 deaths in Long Beach


What to know about COVID-19

Common symptoms:

● Cough                   ● Fever

● Tiredness            ● Shortness of breath

● Chills                      ● Shaking

● Loss of taste      ● Loss of smell

● Muscle pain        ● Headache

● Sore throat

Symptoms can begin to present one to 14 days after initial exposure, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

How is it transmitted?

● Close contact with someone, such as shaking hands or hugging.

● Contact with droplets from a sneeze or cough.

● Touching of eyes, mouth or nose with dirty hands.

Are you at risk?

● Have you traveled to an affected area within the past two weeks?

● Have you had close contact with someone who is infected?

If yes to either, and you begin to present symptoms, call your doctor and ask to be tested. 

Prevention:

There is currently no treatment for COVID-19, but the CDC recommends measures to contain the spread of the virus.

● Self-isolate; avoid contact with others including pets; only leave your house for food or medical attention.

● Wear a face mask.

● Wash your hands often and for at least 20 seconds; sanitizer must contain over 60% alcohol to be effective.

● Clean “high-touch” areas every day.  

● Maintain a six-foot distance from other individuals; abide by “social distancing” recommendations. 

● Avoid gatherings with more than nine people. 

 Alert health officials if you think you have COVID-19; monitor your symptoms.


Daily 49er newsletter