COVID-19 numbers sending mixed messages, health officials say

While Maryland's COVID-19 metrics are trending downward, health officials said preventative measures must continue even if you've been vaccinated. Maryland's COVID-19 dashboard is showing some promising trends as the number of new infections fell significantly. Maryland hasn't seen the number of new infections dip this low since November. Virus-related hospitalizations and deaths are also dropping, and the statewide positivity rate is down to 4.17%.