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Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

A coronavirus outbreak at a Washington state fruit processing plant has halted production and county plans toward reopening. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state...→

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state fruit plant temporarily halts county reopening plans: report

A coronavirus outbreak at a Washington state fruit processing plant has halted production and county plans toward reopening. Read full article: Coronavirus outbreak at Washington state...→

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing ‘Massive' COVID-19 Outbreak

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing ‘Massive' COVID-19 Outbreak

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday that the state is facing a “massive outbreak” in the coronavirus pandemic as the numbers of new cases and hospitalization [...] Read full article: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing...→

June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories across the tri-state area

June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories across the tri-state area

Dad pleads guilty in hot car deaths of 1-year-old twins: Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark says a Rockland County father has pleaded guilty in the hot car d [...] Read full article: June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories acros...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

Washington state to get $95 million settlement against Monsanto over PCBs

The state in 2016 sued the company over its production of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), claiming the company hid what it knew about the harms these chemica [...] Read full article: Washington state to get $95 million sett...→

German state governor faces criticism over virus outbreak

German state governor faces criticism over virus outbreak

The governor of Germany’s most populous state faces criticism over his handling of a major coronavirus outbreak at a slaughterhouse, as a partial lockdown took [...] Read full article: German state governor faces criticism ov...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Ranking the Coronavirus Lockdown: California Is 3rd Most Restrictive State - Times of San Diego

With no national policy for confronting the coronavrius pandemic, every state is taking a unique approach to protecting its citizens. Here's a ranking. Read full article: Ranking the Coronavirus Lockdown: Califo...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Reopening phases by county: What you can and can’t do as Washington state reopens from coronavirus lockdown

Reopening phases by county: What you can and can’t do as Washington state reopens from coronavirus lockdown

As Washington's counties progress through Gov. Jay Inslee's plan to reopen the state, here's an interactive map that tracks the counties' progress through the [...] Read full article: Reopening phases by county: What you can...→

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

A series of “substantial errors” and “utterly baffling” decisions by leadership at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home — including the “devastating” call to put dying v [...] Read full article: ‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke ...→

State studying if coronavirus can be spread through HVAC systems in places like gyms

State studying if coronavirus can be spread through HVAC systems in places like gyms

ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB)–While many people were looking forward to getting back into their regular workout routines as part of the fourth phase of reopening, t [...] Read full article: State studying if coronavirus can be spr...→

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Watch Live: Gov. Gavin Newsom is updating residents on the state of California’s coronavirus response. Read full article: Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavir...→

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

An independent investigation into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home found the facility’s leadership team “made substantial errors.” Read full article: Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Ho...→

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

The U.S. may be eager to reopen after more than three months of coronavirus shutdowns – but the virus is showing little sign of going away anytime soon. In fac [...] Read full article: Coronavirus data show US – and globe – c...→

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Cases continue to rise in the state, which saw its highest number of hospitalizations over the weekend. President Trump said he was “not worried” before speaki [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state ...→

Washington state to require face masks in public

Washington state to require face masks in public

The order requires face coverings when people are indoor in a public area, and outdoors in a public area when six feet of physical distancing can’t be maintain [...] Read full article: Washington state to require face masks i...→

Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

In the U.S., all 50 states plus the District of Columbia have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19, tallying more than 2,312,302 illnesses and at least 120,402 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state br...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany is scrambling to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus linked to a large slaughterhouse where more than 1,300 people have tested positive for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus...→

Seattle’s Jazz Alley announces first concert since coronavirus shutdown; state says not so fast

Dimitriou's Jazz Alley announced plans to host what would be Seattle's first club show since the statewide shutdown began after COVID-19 hit the United States. [...] Read full article: Seattle’s Jazz Alley announces first con...→

Texas governor says there is a

Texas governor says there is a "massive" coronavirus outbreak across the state after reopening

"We are looking at greater restrictions," Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday, after initially saying this would be a last resort. Read full article: Texas governor says there is a "massive"...→

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

COVID-19 has affected the entire country, but each state has its own measures in place to try to slow the spread and repair the damage. Read full article: Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State...→

Monsanto to pay $95M over PCB pollution in Washington state

SEATTLE (AP) — The agrochemical giant Monsanto has agreed to pay Washington state $95 million to settle a lawsuit that blamed it for pervasive pollution from P [...] Read full article: Monsanto to pay $95M over PCB pollution ...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

The Baker-Polito Administration released the independent report ordered by the governor to investigate the COVID-19 outbreak at Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. Here is [...] Read full article: Full text of the report on the coronavir...→

Washington orders face coverings statewide starting Friday as coronavirus spreads

Washington orders face coverings statewide starting Friday as coronavirus spreads

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday announced a statewide mandate requiring facial coverings for residents in public spaces amid a recent increase in c [...] Read full article: Washington orders face coverings statewi...→

Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coronavirus victims demand action from state

Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coronavirus victims demand action from state

Family members of veterans who died or remain in critical care at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, are demanding Gov. Charlie Baker provide immediate funding to the [...] Read full article: Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coron...→

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

A German county is being forced to reenter quarantine for at least a week after over 1,000 new coronavirus infections linked to a slaughterhouse was discovered [...] Read full article: German region implements new lockdown af...→

Washington state must tax the rich, like me, not slash its budget | Op-Ed

Read The Seattle Times Opinion section for staff editorials, columns and reader commentary on issues important to the local community. Join the discussion. Read full article: Washington state must tax the rich, like...→

Coronavirus daily news updates, June 21: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Editor’s note: This is a live account of COVID-19 updates from Sunday, June 21, as the day unfolded. It is no longer being updated. Click here to see all the m [...] Read full article: Coronavirus daily news updates, June 21:...→

Despite army of workers, coronavirus contact tracing in Washington state is challenging

Despite army of workers, coronavirus contact tracing in Washington state is challenging

Washington state officials have trained workers who are now finally ready to make phone calls for contact tracing for coronavirus — but those who are doing the [...] Read full article: Despite army of workers, coronavirus con...→

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing ‘Massive' COVID-19 Outbreak

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing ‘Massive' COVID-19 Outbreak

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday that the state is facing a “massive outbreak” in the coronavirus pandemic as the numbers of new cases and hospitalization [...] Read full article: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing...→

Texas governor says there is a

Texas governor says there is a "massive" coronavirus outbreak across the state after reopening

"We are looking at greater restrictions," Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday, after initially saying this would be a last resort. Read full article: Texas governor says there is a "massive"...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

Monsanto to pay $95M over PCB pollution in Washington state

SEATTLE (AP) — The agrochemical giant Monsanto has agreed to pay Washington state $95 million to settle a lawsuit that blamed it for pervasive pollution from P [...] Read full article: Monsanto to pay $95M over PCB pollution ...→

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Watch Live: Gov. Gavin Newsom is updating residents on the state of California’s coronavirus response. Read full article: Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavir...→

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

The Baker-Polito Administration released the independent report ordered by the governor to investigate the COVID-19 outbreak at Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. Here is [...] Read full article: Full text of the report on the coronavir...→

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

The U.S. may be eager to reopen after more than three months of coronavirus shutdowns – but the virus is showing little sign of going away anytime soon. In fac [...] Read full article: Coronavirus data show US – and globe – c...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Washington state to require face masks in public

Washington state to require face masks in public

The order requires face coverings when people are indoor in a public area, and outdoors in a public area when six feet of physical distancing can’t be maintain [...] Read full article: Washington state to require face masks i...→

Ranking the Coronavirus Lockdown: California Is 3rd Most Restrictive State - Times of San Diego

With no national policy for confronting the coronavrius pandemic, every state is taking a unique approach to protecting its citizens. Here's a ranking. Read full article: Ranking the Coronavirus Lockdown: Califo...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany is scrambling to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus linked to a large slaughterhouse where more than 1,300 people have tested positive for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus...→

Coronavirus daily news updates, June 21: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Editor’s note: This is a live account of COVID-19 updates from Sunday, June 21, as the day unfolded. It is no longer being updated. Click here to see all the m [...] Read full article: Coronavirus daily news updates, June 21:...→

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

A series of “substantial errors” and “utterly baffling” decisions by leadership at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home — including the “devastating” call to put dying v [...] Read full article: ‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke ...→

June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories across the tri-state area

June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories across the tri-state area

Dad pleads guilty in hot car deaths of 1-year-old twins: Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark says a Rockland County father has pleaded guilty in the hot car d [...] Read full article: June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories acros...→

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

COVID-19 has affected the entire country, but each state has its own measures in place to try to slow the spread and repair the damage. Read full article: Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State...→

State studying if coronavirus can be spread through HVAC systems in places like gyms

State studying if coronavirus can be spread through HVAC systems in places like gyms

ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB)–While many people were looking forward to getting back into their regular workout routines as part of the fourth phase of reopening, t [...] Read full article: State studying if coronavirus can be spr...→

Washington state to get $95 million settlement against Monsanto over PCBs

The state in 2016 sued the company over its production of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), claiming the company hid what it knew about the harms these chemica [...] Read full article: Washington state to get $95 million sett...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

An independent investigation into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home found the facility’s leadership team “made substantial errors.” Read full article: Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Ho...→

German state governor faces criticism over virus outbreak

German state governor faces criticism over virus outbreak

The governor of Germany’s most populous state faces criticism over his handling of a major coronavirus outbreak at a slaughterhouse, as a partial lockdown took [...] Read full article: German state governor faces criticism ov...→

Washington orders face coverings statewide starting Friday as coronavirus spreads

Washington orders face coverings statewide starting Friday as coronavirus spreads

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday announced a statewide mandate requiring facial coverings for residents in public spaces amid a recent increase in c [...] Read full article: Washington orders face coverings statewi...→

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Cases continue to rise in the state, which saw its highest number of hospitalizations over the weekend. President Trump said he was “not worried” before speaki [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state ...→

Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coronavirus victims demand action from state

Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coronavirus victims demand action from state

Family members of veterans who died or remain in critical care at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, are demanding Gov. Charlie Baker provide immediate funding to the [...] Read full article: Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coron...→

Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

In the U.S., all 50 states plus the District of Columbia have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19, tallying more than 2,312,302 illnesses and at least 120,402 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state br...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

A German county is being forced to reenter quarantine for at least a week after over 1,000 new coronavirus infections linked to a slaughterhouse was discovered [...] Read full article: German region implements new lockdown af...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Washington state must tax the rich, like me, not slash its budget | Op-Ed

Read The Seattle Times Opinion section for staff editorials, columns and reader commentary on issues important to the local community. Join the discussion. Read full article: Washington state must tax the rich, like...→

Seattle’s Jazz Alley announces first concert since coronavirus shutdown; state says not so fast

Dimitriou's Jazz Alley announced plans to host what would be Seattle's first club show since the statewide shutdown began after COVID-19 hit the United States. [...] Read full article: Seattle’s Jazz Alley announces first con...→

Reopening phases by county: What you can and can’t do as Washington state reopens from coronavirus lockdown

Reopening phases by county: What you can and can’t do as Washington state reopens from coronavirus lockdown

As Washington's counties progress through Gov. Jay Inslee's plan to reopen the state, here's an interactive map that tracks the counties' progress through the [...] Read full article: Reopening phases by county: What you can...→

Despite army of workers, coronavirus contact tracing in Washington state is challenging

Despite army of workers, coronavirus contact tracing in Washington state is challenging

Washington state officials have trained workers who are now finally ready to make phone calls for contact tracing for coronavirus — but those who are doing the [...] Read full article: Despite army of workers, coronavirus con...→

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing ‘Massive' COVID-19 Outbreak

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing ‘Massive' COVID-19 Outbreak

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday that the state is facing a “massive outbreak” in the coronavirus pandemic as the numbers of new cases and hospitalization [...] Read full article: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Says State Facing...→

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke Soldiers’ Home leadership contributed to deadly coronavirus outbreak

A series of “substantial errors” and “utterly baffling” decisions by leadership at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home — including the “devastating” call to put dying v [...] Read full article: ‘Utterly baffling’ decisions by Holyoke ...→

Texas governor says there is a

Texas governor says there is a "massive" coronavirus outbreak across the state after reopening

"We are looking at greater restrictions," Governor Greg Abbott said Wednesday, after initially saying this would be a last resort. Read full article: Texas governor says there is a "massive"...→

June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories across the tri-state area

June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories across the tri-state area

Dad pleads guilty in hot car deaths of 1-year-old twins: Bronx District Attorney Darcel Clark says a Rockland County father has pleaded guilty in the hot car d [...] Read full article: June 24: 5 non-coronavirus stories acros...→

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

COVID-19 has affected the entire country, but each state has its own measures in place to try to slow the spread and repair the damage. Read full article: Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

State studying if coronavirus can be spread through HVAC systems in places like gyms

State studying if coronavirus can be spread through HVAC systems in places like gyms

ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB)–While many people were looking forward to getting back into their regular workout routines as part of the fourth phase of reopening, t [...] Read full article: State studying if coronavirus can be spr...→

Monsanto to pay $95M over PCB pollution in Washington state

SEATTLE (AP) — The agrochemical giant Monsanto has agreed to pay Washington state $95 million to settle a lawsuit that blamed it for pervasive pollution from P [...] Read full article: Monsanto to pay $95M over PCB pollution ...→

Washington state to get $95 million settlement against Monsanto over PCBs

The state in 2016 sued the company over its production of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), claiming the company hid what it knew about the harms these chemica [...] Read full article: Washington state to get $95 million sett...→

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavirus response

Watch Live: Gov. Gavin Newsom is updating residents on the state of California’s coronavirus response. Read full article: Newsom updates state on Calif. coronavir...→

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak outbreak levels: highest number in 2 months

While new cases are decreasing in early hotspots such as New York and New Jersey, several other states have reported single-day records. Read full article: New U.S. coronavirus cases back to peak ...→

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Holyoke Soldiers' Home

An independent investigation into Holyoke Soldiers’ Home found the facility’s leadership team “made substantial errors.” Read full article: Errors Led To Coronavirus Outbreak At Ho...→

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

Full text of the report on the coronavirus outbreak at the Soldiers’ Home in Holyoke

The Baker-Polito Administration released the independent report ordered by the governor to investigate the COVID-19 outbreak at Holyoke Soldiers’ Home. Here is [...] Read full article: Full text of the report on the coronavir...→

German state governor faces criticism over virus outbreak

German state governor faces criticism over virus outbreak

The governor of Germany’s most populous state faces criticism over his handling of a major coronavirus outbreak at a slaughterhouse, as a partial lockdown took [...] Read full article: German state governor faces criticism ov...→

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

Coronavirus data show US – and globe – continuing to struggle with outbreak

The U.S. may be eager to reopen after more than three months of coronavirus shutdowns – but the virus is showing little sign of going away anytime soon. In fac [...] Read full article: Coronavirus data show US – and globe – c...→

Washington orders face coverings statewide starting Friday as coronavirus spreads

Washington orders face coverings statewide starting Friday as coronavirus spreads

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee on Tuesday announced a statewide mandate requiring facial coverings for residents in public spaces amid a recent increase in c [...] Read full article: Washington orders face coverings statewi...→

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Outbreak But Elsewhere Virus Cases Surge

China appears to have tamed a new outbreak of the coronavirus in Beijing, once again demonstrating its ability to quickly mobilize vast resources by testing ne [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Updates: China Tames New Out...→

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Cases continue to rise in the state, which saw its highest number of hospitalizations over the weekend. President Trump said he was “not worried” before speaki [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state ...→

Washington state to require face masks in public

Washington state to require face masks in public

The order requires face coverings when people are indoor in a public area, and outdoors in a public area when six feet of physical distancing can’t be maintain [...] Read full article: Washington state to require face masks i...→

Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coronavirus victims demand action from state

Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coronavirus victims demand action from state

Family members of veterans who died or remain in critical care at the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, are demanding Gov. Charlie Baker provide immediate funding to the [...] Read full article: Families of Holyoke Soldiers’ Home coron...→

Ranking the Coronavirus Lockdown: California Is 3rd Most Restrictive State - Times of San Diego

With no national policy for confronting the coronavrius pandemic, every state is taking a unique approach to protecting its citizens. Here's a ranking. Read full article: Ranking the Coronavirus Lockdown: Califo...→

Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state breakdown

In the U.S., all 50 states plus the District of Columbia have reported confirmed cases of COVID-19, tallying more than 2,312,302 illnesses and at least 120,402 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in the US: State-by-state br...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

German region implements new lockdown after coronavirus outbreak at meatpacking factory

A German county is being forced to reenter quarantine for at least a week after over 1,000 new coronavirus infections linked to a slaughterhouse was discovered [...] Read full article: German region implements new lockdown af...→

China predicts

China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beijing's 2nd-wave coronavirus outbreak as testing ramps up

As authorities work to hugely increase coronavirus testing in the sprawling capita, officials say fast response has helped bring the outbreak "under control." Read full article: China predicts "cliff-like drop" in Beij...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavirus Outbreak

Chinese officials are stepping up their efforts to blame the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing on a new mutant strain from Europe. Read full article: China Blames Europe for Beijing Coronavi...→

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus outbreak at slaughterhouse; more than 1,300 infected

Germany is scrambling to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus linked to a large slaughterhouse where more than 1,300 people have tested positive for COVID-19 [...] Read full article: Germany scrambles to contain coronavirus...→

Washington state must tax the rich, like me, not slash its budget | Op-Ed

Read The Seattle Times Opinion section for staff editorials, columns and reader commentary on issues important to the local community. Join the discussion. Read full article: Washington state must tax the rich, like...→

Seattle’s Jazz Alley announces first concert since coronavirus shutdown; state says not so fast

Dimitriou's Jazz Alley announced plans to host what would be Seattle's first club show since the statewide shutdown began after COVID-19 hit the United States. [...] Read full article: Seattle’s Jazz Alley announces first con...→

Coronavirus daily news updates, June 21: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Editor’s note: This is a live account of COVID-19 updates from Sunday, June 21, as the day unfolded. It is no longer being updated. Click here to see all the m [...] Read full article: Coronavirus daily news updates, June 21:...→

Reopening phases by county: What you can and can’t do as Washington state reopens from coronavirus lockdown

Reopening phases by county: What you can and can’t do as Washington state reopens from coronavirus lockdown

As Washington's counties progress through Gov. Jay Inslee's plan to reopen the state, here's an interactive map that tracks the counties' progress through the [...] Read full article: Reopening phases by county: What you can...→

Despite army of workers, coronavirus contact tracing in Washington state is challenging

Despite army of workers, coronavirus contact tracing in Washington state is challenging

Washington state officials have trained workers who are now finally ready to make phone calls for contact tracing for coronavirus — but those who are doing the [...] Read full article: Despite army of workers, coronavirus con...→