Coronavirus

Several COVID deaths in state happened before first was announced

The state Department of Health has confirmed at least four other Washingtonians died from COVID complications before or on Feb. 28, 2020 —… Continue reading

Slight climb seen in COVID-19 case numbers

Peninsula reports 37 more cases between Tuesday, Friday

Dr. Allison Berry speaks Tuesday morning during the Port Angeles Business Association meeting. (Ken Park/Peninsula Daily News)

One case of BA.2 found on Peninsula

Both Clallam, Jefferson at low risk for now

Dr. Allison Berry speaks Tuesday morning during the Port Angeles Business Association meeting. (Ken Park/Peninsula Daily News)
Dr. Allison Berry gave an online presentation to the Chamber of Jefferson County. Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News

Berry: Case rates down now

We can relax at this point, but be prepared for future

Dr. Allison Berry gave an online presentation to the Chamber of Jefferson County. Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News

Two more COVID—19 deaths reported on Peninsula

Berry to speak to Jefferson County chamber on Friday

COVID-19 case rates continue downward trend

Masking is still recommended indoors, in schools

Case rates dropping on Olympic Peninsula

Officials recommend masking for a while longer

Jefferson County man dies of COVID-19

Health officer stresses value of booster shots

State residents can order more free COVID-19 tests

Washington state is expanding its program to distribute free COVID-19 tests throughout the state. The Seattle Times reported that officials with the state… Continue reading

New COVID-19 cases in single digits

Berry comments on Test to Treat initiative

Regional health officer urges individuals to decide to wear masks

While state masking mandates are set to be lifted on March 12, the North Olympic Peninsula’s health officer encourages residents to decide to wear masks… Continue reading

Peninsula counties still high risk, according to CDC metrics

Deadline remains in place for lifting masking mandates