Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Newsen-usSun, 5 Apr 2020 11:35:32 EDTSun, 5 Apr 2020 11:35:32 EDT COVID-19 cases on islands holding steady County has 245 confirmed cases of COVID-19 - 237 Florida residents and eight non-residents - which includes four cases between Sanibel and Captiva, the Florida Department of Health reported. As of today's 10 a..Thu, 2 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDTVirus-related updates on island activities, more's note: To have an item or announcement added to the list, call 239-472-1587 or email Editor Tiffany Repecki at <a href=''></a>.Thu, 2 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDTWaiting week for Reemployment Assistance waived Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, at the direction of Gov. Ron DeSantis, recently announced the waiving of the requirement to wait a week to receive Reemployment Assistance benefits through May 8.Thu, 2 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDTUPDATE: Fire district commission meeting canceled The Sanibel Fire and Rescue District reported today that the monthly commission meeting planned for April 8 has been canceled. .....Thu, 2 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDTGovernor issues statewide stay-at-home order Today, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a statewide stay-at-home order effective on April .Wed, 1 Apr 2020 00:00:00 EDT