This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows COVID-19, the 2019 Novel Coronavirus.

This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows COVID-19, the 2019 Novel Coronavirus.

What we know: Washington coronavirus outbreak at a glance

With links to official information.

Here are the latest developments related to the COVID-19 outbreak in Snohomish County and Washington, and links to more information.

All coronavirus stories here

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The latest

Tuesday, April 7

The count of cases and deaths is a moving target, with jurisdictions reporting sometimes-contradictory numbers. Ours might not match what other media are reporting.

8,384 cases statewide (372 fatalities). These numbers do not always include the latest county data below.

1,603 cases in Snohomish County (58 fatalities) which are confirmed or presumed positive, and 78 cases that are probable.

107 people in Snohomish County are hospitalized, 159 are isolated at home or in long-term care, 0 isolated or quarantined and 830 people have recovered.

27 Snohomish County cases are related in some way to the Life Care Center nursing home in Kirkland — presumably patients, employees or visitors.

25 Snohomish County cases are related in some way to Josephine Caring Community in Stanwood.

48 Snohomish County cases are related in some way to Sunrise View Assisted Living in Everett.

— 7 Snohomish County cases are related in some way to Gencare Scriber Gardens in Lynnwood.

— 66 Snohomish County cases are related to some other long-term care facility.

101 Snohomish County cases are health-care workers.

3,331 cases in King County (222 fatalities).

141 cases in Island County (5 fatalities).

717 cases in Pierce County (12 fatalities).

• Other counties reporting deaths: Benton (17), Chelan (2), Clark (8), Franklin (2), Grant (2), Klickitat (1), Skagit (4), Spokane (11), Thurston (1), Whatcom (19), Yakima (12).

Boeing’s Puget Sound factories shut down March 25. On April 2, the company announced plans to offer buyouts.

Governor Inslee extended the stay-home order to May 4

Schools: The governor on March 12 ordered all public and private elementary and secondary schools closed for six weeks. He later extended the closure to June 19. … The University of Washington, Everett Community College and other colleges will complete their terms with extensive online teaching.

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Stories

1.2 million students won’t return to classrooms anytime soon

First state prisoner tests positive for COVID-19, in Monroe

Ailing Everett couple gambles on trial drug for COVID-19 cure

Are Snohomish County hospitals ready for the COVID-19 peak?

Virus humbles once-thriving restaurants in Snohomish County

At local COVID-19 command center, virus has a formidable foe

Boeing extends temporary shutdown of Puget Sound plants

Drive-thru coronavirus testing site could soon close

Care homes face gear shortage, ill staff and the unknown

Get comfortable: Governor extends stay-home order to May 4

Jobless claims soar in county, state amid COVID-19

Boeing to offer buyouts, weighs wide-body production cuts

 


 

Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus overview | Cases in U.S.

Washington state coronavirus response

Washington State Department of Health: Statewide case count and data dashboards

Snohomish Health District: Cases dashboard | General virus info | FAQ | Schools and child care | Blog with updates | Questions: Email or call 800-525-0127, then press #

Public Health—Seattle & King County: Coronavirus updates | News releases

 


 

Best practices

Basic hygiene:

Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, or use alcohol sanitizer.

Covering coughs and sneezes.

Avoid touching eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands.

Stay home if you’re sick or around someone who is.

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