Ellen Werner enjoys the snow-covered landscape following an early spring snowstorm that dumped several inches of heavy, wet snow, Tuesday, March 24, 2020, in Freeport, Maine. Werner, of New York City, is self-quarantining at a condo in Freeport to be near her children. She is not sick but wanted to be out of New York.
The USNS Mercy hospital ship leaves port Monday, March 23, 2020, in San Diego. USNS Mercy commanding officer Capt. John R. Rotruck says the ship has 1,000 beds and will begin taking patients who do not have coronavirus from area hospitals a day after it docks in Los Angeles.
Healthcare workers with the University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Medicine wait in personal protective equipment for patients at a drive-thru coronavirus testing site Tuesday, March 24, 2020, in Las Vegas. UNLV Medicine, the clinical arm of the UNLV School of Medicine, started conducting COVID-19 testing by appointment for people who meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.
A Costco employee, right, looks towards a shopper wearing a mask and snorkel to go shopping, as she sanitizes carts that are returned from the parking lot to help reduce the spread of coronavirus, in King of Prussia, Pa., Wednesday, March 25, 2020.
A statue of former Cleveland Indians Jim Thome stands in an empty Progressive Field, Thursday, March 26, 2020, in Cleveland. The Cleveland Indians were scheduled to play the Detroit Tigers in an Opening Day baseball game Thursday but the season has been postponed due to the coronavirus.
A man looks toward the shore line at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, Saturday, March 21, 2020.
A mans walks along a usually busy Fremont Street after casinos were ordered to shut down due to the coronavirus outbreak Saturday, March 21, 2020, in Las Vegas.
A woman has her temperature taken at a control point on a covered footbridge to be screened for coronavirus symptoms before entering the Dell Deton Medical Center at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas, Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Austin is under Stay-at-Home orders to help battle the effects of COVID-19.
Rev. William A. Mentz, pastor of the Scranton, Pa. based St. Francis and Clare Progressive Catholic Church, wears a mask and gloves while distributing prepackaged communion to the faithful attending Mass while sitting in their cars in a parking lot at the Shoppes at Montage in Moosic, Pa., on Sunday, March 22, 2020. The Progressive Catholic Church is a small denomination operating independently of the Roman Catholic Church. Other Catholic churches in the Scranton area suspended the celebration of Mass to help control the spread of the coronavirus.
A runner jogs near a sign light up near the beach reminding people that there is a curfew set due to the coronavirus outbreak Wednesday, March 25, 2020, in Miami Beach, Fla.
This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the North America region.
This week’s selection includes a self-quarantining New Yorker enjoying the snow-covered landscape following an early spring snowstorm in Freeport, Maine; health care workers with the UNLV School of Medicine waiting in personal protective equipment for patients at a drive-thru coronavirus testing site in Las Vegas; a statue of former Cleveland Indians star Jim Thome standing in an empty Progressive Field on what would have been opening day of the Major League Baseball season; and a jogger runs past a sign reminding people that there is a curfew in Miami due to the viral outbreak.
The gallery was curated by photo editor Courtney Dittmar in New York.
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