Biden Tests Positive for Covid

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President Biden has tested positive for Covid.

The White House said he tested positive Thursday morning and is experiencing very mild symptoms.

The president-who is fully vaccinated and twice boosted has begun taking Paxlovid to help with him symptoms.

And will isolate at the White House until he tests negative, per White House protocol.

His spokesperson said he will continue to carry out all of his duties from his residence including planned meetings via phone or zoom.

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Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.