RICHMOND, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) - Wednesday's press conference was held at 2 p.m. Governor Ralph Northam and Virginia's coronavirus task force gave updates on how the state is dealing with the pandemic.

Northam announced Executive Order Number Fifty-Three will be extended to May 8. That order closed non-essential businesses, including recreational and entertainment, and banned gatherings of more than 10 people.

Executive Order Number Fifty-Five, the stay-at-home order, will continue until June 10.