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SALT LAKE CITY — Here are the latest coronavirus-related updates from Utah and around the world.

As more cases of the novel coronavirus are confirmed in Utah, communities are shutting down large gatherings and cancelling school and classes.

At a press conference Thursday afternoon, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert announced several recommendations for the public to prevent the spread of the virus. Large gatherings should be limited to a maximum of 100 people, and people over the age of 60 should avoid gatherings of more than 20 people.

The full list of recommendations can be found below. Watch the full press conference below or by clicking this link.

Stay up to date on the latest closures across Utah below. If you're on a mobile device and can't see the updates below, click on this link.

Thursday, 10:37pm

Jazz players are self quarantining, Utah Department of Health says

Thursday, 09:32pm

City Creek to reopen Friday

Thursday, 07:13pm

Rocky Mountain Power will keep power on for customers having difficulty paying

Thursday, 06:21pm

The Church of Jesus Christ suspends church services worldwide

Thursday, 06:00pm

Intermountain Healthcare overwhelmed with healthy patients, officials say

Thursday, 05:22pm

COVID-19 pandemic has delayed the release of these movies

Thursday, 04:50pm

These cities in Utah have declared a state of emergency

Thursday, 04:39pm

Major League Baseball suspends spring training and pushes back start of the season

Thursday, 04:21pm

Salt Lake City performing arts centers cancel all performances

Thursday, 04:08pm

Salt Lake County closes facilities in response to COVID-19

Thursday, 03:07pm

BYU cancels classes March 13-17, will resume online courses March 18

Thursday, 03:04pm

Utah High School Athletics Association suspends activities for 2 weeks

Thursday, 02:51pm

Disneyland will close as businesses and organizations try to prevent coronavirus spread

Thursday, 02:44pm

Minor League Baseball, including Salt Lake Bees, will postpone start of season

Thursday, 02:20pm

NCAA cancels March Madness basketball tournaments and all other winter and spring championships

Thursday, 02:17pm

Utah Jazz players who didn’t test positive for COVID-19 are coming back to Utah

Thursday, 01:47pm

Utah leaders announce recommendations to prevent spread of coronavirus

Thursday, 01:40pm

Universities, colleges move classes online

Thursday, 12:31pm

City Creek closes Thursday after confirming a shopper with COVID-19 frequented the area

Thursday, 11:40am

Senior Latter-day Saint missionaries, young missionaries with medical conditions to be sent home from Europe

Thursday, 11:36am

BYU closes athletic competitions to fans over coronavirus concerns

Thursday, 11:24am

BYU students receiving hoax text messages

Thursday, 11:20am

Salt Lake City St. Patrick's Day parade canceled

Thursday, 10:44am

Big Sky conference cancels men's and women's basketball tournament

Thursday, 10:40am

Pac-12 basketball tournament canceled

Thursday, 10:25am

Murray School District cancels classes indefinitely following potential COVID-19 exposure

Thursday, 10:19am

U.S. women's national soccer team cancels friendly match in Utah

Thursday, 10:13am

Western Athletic Conference basketball tournament in Las Vegas cancelled

Thursday, 10:03am

Gov. Herbert's press conference regarding Utah education systems postponed to 12 p.m.

Thursday, 09:24am

Princess Cruises suspends operations for 60 days, Viking Cruises cancels trips through April 30

Thursday, 09:18am

Report: MLS suspends season indefinitely amid coronavirus pandemic

Thursday, 08:53am

Report: Donovan Mitchell tests positive for COVID-19

Thursday, 08:29am

Stocks remain lower after trading resumes; Dow down 1,800

Thursday, 07:53am

U.S. Capitol, House and Senate office buildings in Washington, D.C. closed to public through April 1

Thursday, 07:52am

3 Salt Lake police officers quarantined due to contact with Rudy Gobert

Thursday, 07:42am

BYU spring graduation ceremonies will not be held in person

Thursday, 07:42am

Utah Gov. Herbert to announce education recommendations for COVID-19 at 9 a.m.

Thursday, 06:06am

Be Ready Utah Expo postponed

Thursday, 05:55am

University of Utah expected to announce whether classes will be canceled at 9 a.m. Thursday

Thursday, 05:54am

Weber State University to announce COVID-19 impact to campus at 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, 05:54am

Elementary schools closed in Utah

Thursday, 05:54am

Junior high schools closed in Utah

Thursday, 05:54am

High schools closed in Utah

Thursday, 07:18am

ICYMI: Catch up on coronavirus developments from yesterday

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Lauren Bennett is a reporter with who covers Utah’s religious community and the growing tech sector in the Beehive State.


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