Coronavirus outbreak

Inslee: Washington needs more coronavirus test supplies

The governor urged a “World War II” kind of mobilization to manufacture materials.

Commentary: Outbreak shows we can confront climate change

We’ve sacrificed to save the lives of our elders; we must do the same to save younger generations.

Saunders: Worst-case scenarios aren’t the only possibilities

We can’t lift vigilance tomorrow, but there are risks in keeping the economy shut down for months.

Weeks after schools close, some are logging back in to learn

Districts across the state are expected to offer online learning. Locally, those plans differ.

She’s 101 and bowled a 159 before coronavirus shut the lanes

Carol Perry can’t celebrate her 102nd birthday bowling Tuesday. But maybe her kids will get her a Wii.

Hospitalized prisoner tests positive for COVID-19

He had been transported to a Snohomish County medical center for unrelated concerns.

A note from the publisher

The Daily Herald responds to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Stop flushing wipes, facial tissue, paper towels, cities beg

Coronavirus prompted a run on them. But they’re wreaking havoc on utilities across Snohomish County.

Inslee gives guidance for funerals, real estate, tribes

He gave the go-ahead for funerals, but only immediate families can attend.

Comment: We can’t lag in limiting virus risk among homeless

Limiting the virus’ spread among those vulnerable will require more screening and better shelter.

Commentary: Veterans among most at risk during virus outbreak

Congress must make sure our veterans can get the care they need for therapies and a vaccine.

Commentary: Which airlines can weather an 18-month shutdown?

Those who can turn to governments and wealthy shareholders may have the cash they need to survive.

Editorial: Yes, COVID-19 is closing the gates on parks

The balance between caution and getting outdoors does require some concessions. But you can still walk.

Recovering addicts turn to the web, each other amid outbreak

“We are taught … to not be alone.” As meeting sites closed in Everett, 12-step programs moved online.

Bus driver who worried early about coronavirus dies of it

Scott Ryan, 41, worked for Community Transit, where nine employees have tested positive.

42 test positive for COVID-19 at Whidbey Island nursing home

The Coupeville facility’s 49 residents and 100 staff members have all been tested for the virus.

Angel of the Winds Arena will be new COVID-19 isolation site

A $1.3 million grant from the state will go toward the facility, which could hold up to 150 people.

Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest closes amid COVID-19

Much of Snohomish County’s most pristine and remote land is part of the 2,690-square-mile forest.

Trump says he’s asked Pence to stop calling Gov. Jay Inslee

The Washington governor has been a critic of the president on a number of issues.

Bellingham doctor loses job after blasting hospital over virus

He said his superiors warned him to stop speaking out about what he considered sluggish preparations.

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