Coronavirus

Organizers cancel Soroptimist’s Gala Garden Show

22nd-annual event was set for March 21-22

Jefferson County man contracts COVID-19

Jefferson County man contracts COVID-19

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

Jefferson County man contracts COVID-19
Health authorities say virus is on its way to the Peninsula

Health authorities say virus is on its way to the Peninsula

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

Health authorities say virus is on its way to the Peninsula
University goes online, nursing home gets help against virus

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

University goes online, nursing home gets help against virus

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

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

Coronavirus kills 11 in Washington; school district closes
Dogs, cats can’t pass on coronavirus, but can test positive

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

Dogs, cats can’t pass on coronavirus, but can test positive
Washington state sees 10 virus deaths, closures weighed
Washington state sees 10 virus deaths, closures weighed

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

Coast Guard watching for ships from COVID-19 countries
Coast Guard watching for ships from COVID-19 countries
Washington coronavirus deaths increase to 9
Washington coronavirus deaths increase to 9
Authorities announce second coronavirus death in Washington

Authorities announce second coronavirus death in Washington

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

Authorities announce second coronavirus death in Washington
Clallam, Jefferson officials prepare for coronavirus

Clallam, Jefferson officials prepare for coronavirus

No cases reported; two Chimacum students exposed but asymptomatic

Clallam, Jefferson officials prepare for coronavirus
Officials: 6 deaths in Washington state from coronavirus

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

Officials: 6 deaths in Washington state from coronavirus
Area stores see demand for sanitizers, masks spike amid coronavirus news
Area stores see demand for sanitizers, masks spike amid coronavirus news

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

COVID-19 death in Kirkland first in U.S.
COVID-19 death in Kirkland first in U.S.
Governor declares state of emergency over virus

Governor declares state of emergency over virus

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

Governor declares state of emergency over virus