This is WPLN’s latest live blog, which will be updated regularly with news of coronavirus in Tennessee.
Most of our team members, including CEO Steve Swenson, are working from home. We are all making adjustments, but through it all, the WPLN News team and the 91Classical team have continued to work for you.
Since the coronavirus closed Tennessee schools and many day cares, Tennessee’s child abuse hotline has seen a significant decrease in calls. For children’s services leadership, that’s troubling.
As Middle Tennesseans continues to stay homebound, they may be feeling sluggish or stiff. To help get the blood flowing, WPLN’s sister station 91Classical has partnered with Nashville Ballet for a set of guided stretching videos that viewers can do in small spaces.
As coronavirus continues to impact and alter all of our daily lives, we’ve been asking listeners to send us their musings, their thoughts on life in this current moment.
Friday’s briefing is scheduled for 1 p.m. Eastern Time (noon Central). You can watch it live here.