Coronavirus

Clallam County blasts state’s reopening actions

The Board of Clallam County Commissioners approved a letter Tuesday criticizing the state’s “Roadmap to Recovery Plan.” The letter echoes the sentiments… Continue reading

Vaccine supply may be cut to outlets that provide VIP access

Authorities in Washington state told hospitals and other COVID-19 vaccine providers not to provide special access to people or risk… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center providing shots, staff at vaccination clinics

Olympic Medical Center will provide staffing and a supply of the Pfizer vaccine at the Port Angeles vaccination clinic on two weekends… Continue reading

Clusters blamed for rising Jefferson County numbers

Health officer: Outbreaks easier to track than individuals

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Virus case counts rise on Peninsula

The North Olympic Peninsula reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, with eight new cases in Jefferson County and five in Clallam County. No… Continue reading

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Clallam, Jefferson counties stay in Phase 1 for now

Metrics might not be ‘measuring the reality’ local health officers say

COVID-19 case rates down on Peninsula

Vaccination clinics on hold as Clallam, Jefferson restock supplies

More than 2,000 receive COVID vaccinations at clinics

Clallam, Jefferson counties on hold as they await shipments

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, left, gets the first shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021, from Elizabeth Smalley, right, a medical assistant at a Sea Mar Community Health Center in Olympia, Wash. Inslee's wife Trudi also received the first dose of the vaccine. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Inslee receives COVID-19 vaccine

Gov. Jay Inslee and his wife, Trudi, have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.… Continue reading

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, left, gets the first shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, Friday, Jan. 22, 2021, from Elizabeth Smalley, right, a medical assistant at a Sea Mar Community Health Center in Olympia, Wash. Inslee's wife Trudi also received the first dose of the vaccine. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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Vaccination clinics on hold this week

February plans are for more shots given than ever

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State plans for mass vaccination sites

On the anniversary of the first confirmed COVID-19 case in the United States, state health officials said Thursday they are… Continue reading

Inslee vaccine plan raises concerns

While the state struggles to bolster its vaccination distribution efforts, the Washington Department of Health has begun reporting its most… Continue reading

Health officer: Clallam vaccinations speedy compared to rest of Washington state

While continuing to face supply shortages of COVID-19 vaccines that stretch nationwide, Clallam County has been able to coordinate distribution of available… Continue reading