Coronavirus

Jefferson County man contracts COVID-19

Health officer: Case does not represent evidence of community-level transmission on Peninsula

Health authorities say virus is on its way to the Peninsula

UPDATE: Jefferson County man has been confirmed to have contracted COVID-19

University goes online, nursing home gets help against virus

The University of Washington said Friday it will stop holding classes for nearly 60,000 students at its… Continue reading

Port Angeles Hardwood disinfects after erroneous report

Port Angeles Hardwood plans to reopen Monday after shutting down today following what a company official said was an erroneous report of… Continue reading

Coronavirus kills 11 in Washington; school district closes

The Peninsula Daily News site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

Dogs, cats can’t pass on coronavirus, but can test positive

The Peninsula Daily News site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

Pair of schools cancel college games in Seattle

Missouri-Kansas City has joined Chicago State in canceling a trip to Seattle for a regularly scheduled Western Athletic Conference men’s basketball game this… Continue reading

Authorities announce second coronavirus death in Washington

Both men died in Kirkland as first U.S. fatalities in outbreak

Clallam, Jefferson officials prepare for coronavirus

No cases reported; two Chimacum students exposed but asymptomatic

Officials: 6 deaths in Washington state from coronavirus

Six people have now died from coronavirus in Washington state, health officials said Monday as… Continue reading

Senate Democrats propose $5 million to assist businesses disrupted by coronavirus pandemic fears

A last-minute amendment to the senate Democratic Caucus supplemental operating budget earmarks $5 million to help businesses… Continue reading

Governor declares state of emergency over virus

Death in Kirkland first of COVID-19 in U.S.