Virginia Department of Health on Alert for Omicron Variant

The Virginia Department of Health announces it is working with the Centers for Disease Control and other federal agencies to track the emergence of the Omicron COVID-19 variant. No cases of this variant have been identified in the United States so far but officials say they are expected and may be soon detected here. A COVID-19 testing event takes place Saturday at Lancaster Middle School from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.