The opening of Karen Cornelius's latest art show was the evening of Friday March 23 at the X-Cues restaurant at 551 Sargent Ave. For a number of years, she has compiled photos of curious signs seen in various countries around the world. For each sign she has provided an artistic background. Several of these are shown below.
Manitoba implemented physical distancing measures in mid-March. South Dakota has still not made physical distancing mandatory. The result is a dramatic difference in the incidence of covid-19 viral infections between the two jurisdictions. This graph shows the number of people with Covid-19 infections from March 27 to April 14. Manitoba ( red line ) started leveling off about April 4 and has seen only a small increase in Covid-19 infections since then. South Dakota ( blue line ) has seen a dramatic increase in Covid-19 infections since April 4. Those who are skeptical of the impact of physical distancing in Manitoba should look at this graph! Data are from the Johns Hopkins daily tabulations