CLOSINGS: View Closings

Pharmacy workers now mandated by the CDC to wear masks

Hy-Vee is following CDC guidelines in mandating all pharmacists and their teams to wear face masks while at work.

Posted: Apr 18, 2020 8:47 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) While the CDC highly suggests the public wear face masks when they leave their home, it is now policy for pharmacy workers. 

Hy-Vee has provided fabric masks to all of their employees across their eight state region, which is over 80,000 employees. While it is voluntary for grocery store workers, Hy-Vee is following new CDC guidelines for their pharmacists to wear masks. 

St. Joseph
43° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 43°
Partly Cloudy
37° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 37°
43° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 43°
Partly Cloudy
44° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 44°
50° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 50°
Today we had a pleasant end to the weekend with above average highs in the 70s and lots of sunshine. Tonight's conditions will be calm and clear with lows reaching the low 40s overnight. Dry and sunny weather will continue into the work week. Highs in the 70s persist through the beginning of the week, then cooling off into the low 60s as we head into next weekend. Fall-like weather looks to continue for the weekend with highs in the 60 on Saturday and 70 on Sunday under mostly sunny skies. Dry and sunny weather looks to continue into the beginning of next week.
KQTV Radar
KQTV Temperatures
KQTV Alerts

Community Events