Coronavirus

Somber Congress delivers nearly $500B more in virus aid

Somber Congress delivers nearly $500B more in virus aid

Measure passes almost unanimously

Somber Congress delivers nearly $500B more in virus aid
Peninsula marks one week without confirmed COVID-19 case
Peninsula marks one week without confirmed COVID-19 case

Peninsula College postpones commencement ceremony

The Peninsula College commencement ceremony for 2020 has been postponed from June 20 to Aug. 22. “Commencement is one of the most… Continue reading

Port Townsend Farmers Market opens Saturday with changes
Port Townsend Farmers Market opens Saturday with changes
Trump signs immigration order featuring numerous exemptions

Trump signs immigration order featuring numerous exemptions

Experts: Edict will merely delay the issuance of green cards for a minority of immigrants

Trump signs immigration order featuring numerous exemptions
Inslee: Stay-at-home order working, changes to be data-led

Inslee: Stay-at-home order working, changes to be data-led

Snohomish County sheriff says he won’t enforce governor’s order

Inslee: Stay-at-home order working, changes to be data-led
COVID-19 center for homeless opens in Port Angeles
COVID-19 center for homeless opens in Port Angeles
Inslee: Virus recovery will be slow, restrictions to remain

Inslee: Virus recovery will be slow, restrictions to remain

1,500 workers will track, trace virus by mid-May

Inslee: Virus recovery will be slow, restrictions to remain
Senate approves $483B virus aid deal, sends it to House

Senate approves $483B virus aid deal, sends it to House

A $483 billion coronavirus aid package flew through the Senate on Tuesday after Congress… Continue reading

Senate approves $483B virus aid deal, sends it to House
Inslee to detail plan for coronavirus recovery

Inslee to detail plan for coronavirus recovery

Gov. Jay Inslee will speak Tuesday evening and detail a plan for Washington state’s recovery from the coronavirus outbreak. There have been… Continue reading

Inslee to detail plan for coronavirus recovery
Protesters rally against Washington stay-at-home orders

Protesters rally against Washington stay-at-home orders

Hundreds of people gathered at the Washington state Capitol on Sunday to protest Gov. Jay Inslee’s stay-at-home order designed to combat the spread… Continue reading

Protesters rally against Washington stay-at-home orders
Poll: Fans want vaccine before attending games

Poll: Fans want vaccine before attending games

By Schuyler Dixon | The Associated Press With the distinct possibility of pro sports resuming in empty venues, a recent poll suggests a large majority… Continue reading

Poll: Fans want vaccine before attending games
New swab material to boost COVID-19 testing process

New swab material to boost COVID-19 testing process

As state and federal leaders develop plans to re-open the country after weeks of a coronavirus… Continue reading

New swab material to boost COVID-19 testing process
Trump says he’ll ‘suspend immigration,’ offers no details

Trump says he’ll ‘suspend immigration,’ offers no details

President Donald Trump said Monday that he will sign an executive order “to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States” because of… Continue reading

Trump says he’ll ‘suspend immigration,’ offers no details
Salvation Army continues to feed the hungry
Salvation Army continues to feed the hungry

Benji Project offers free teen counseling during stay-home order

The Benji Project is offering free online sessions for Jefferson County teens who are feeling the stress of staying at home during… Continue reading

Trump, Congress near deal on small business, hospital aid

Trump, Congress near deal on small business, hospital aid

Timeline for agreement not immediately clear

Trump, Congress near deal on small business, hospital aid
Some US manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat

Some US manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat

Boeing and a small number of other manufacturers around the U.S. geared… Continue reading

Some US manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat