An emergency alert regarding the coronavirus pandemic is displayed on a cellphone Friday in Rio Rancho, N.M. The alert was sent out to New Mexicans across the state urging them to stay home amid a surge in COVID-19 cases and record-high hospitalizations.

An emergency alert regarding the coronavirus pandemic is displayed on a cellphone Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, in Rio Rancho, N.M. The alert was sent out to New Mexicans across the state urging them to stay home amid a surge in COVID-19 cases and record-high hospitalizations. The state also surpassed the 1,000 mark for deaths related to the virus. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)