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Hospitals across the region are canceling elective surgeries and procedures in response to the growing number of people infected by the new coronavirus. Seattle Children's hospital, which halted … more
Moments after President Trump declared a national emergency to help combat the spread of the novel coronavirus, Gov. Jay Inslee said Washington residents grappling with the pandemic should benefit … more
It may be difficult or impossible to visit a loved one in a long-term care facility in the coming weeks due to precautions taken statewide to slow the spread of COVID-19, but families and residents … more
Late Wednesday, after an ambulance crew arrived at the Kent home of Fahimeh, a 29-year-old married mother and Iranian refugee, she texted her older brother, Morteza. “They said that I have … more
Please go out in the fresh air, take a step back, close your eyes and take a deep breath! It’s hard to imagine that two months ago, we never knew that COVID-19 existed. Now when people say … more
Centralia College announced this afternoon that it would move to remote classes and limited operations starting Tuesday, in an effort to slow possible COVID-19 infections.  The move came a few … more
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced this week that it will provide an additional $11.48 million to Washington state for its response to the novel … more
You’ve probably seen headlines and news articles this week regarding the extended closures of school districts in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties. Opinions on that aside, it’s put a … more
 “A lot has been said and written about the fracturing of our communities and culture. Perhaps, just maybe, the current public health crisis will be the event that forces us to return to our … more
News of a deadly flu outbreak begins slowly in a country overseas. The news accelerates as illness spreads around the world, but in the United States it seems far away.Seem like recent headlines?The … more
The Washington State Fair in Puyallup has called off all events through the end of March, following Gov. Jay Inslee’s prohibition of large social gatherings in King, Snohomish and Pierce … more
OLYMPIA – Thurston County Public Health and Social Services (PHSS) has confirmed two new cases of COVID-19. One patient is in their 40s, the other is in their 50s. No additional details will be … more
Organizations in East Lewis County are beginning to ramp up their precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.As of Friday, Arbor Health Morton Hospital has not had to treat … more
Governor Jay Inslee on Friday afternoon ordered all school districts  in Washington to close from March 17 through April 24 in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID-19.“Of course with what’s … more
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee was set to announce Friday that he is mandating the closure of all Washington schools from March 17 through at least April 24. The move comes one day after Inslee said … more
The Northwest Sports Hub in Centralia has canceled all remaining tournaments for the month of March and Public Facilities District Board member Todd Chaput said the community could see $750,000 of … more
Tenino and Rochester school districts announced Friday they would close through April 24 in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, starting Monday.  “As you know, we are facing an … more
The Timberland Regional Library system will close all of its libraries as of Saturday, the organization announced Friday afternoon, due to concerns over COVID-19. The system announced the "stage … more
W.F. West High School will be closed Friday and reopen Monday after a deep cleaning following a staff member’s report of an “unsubstantiated respiratory illness,” according to a letter from the … more
Providence Health and Services for Southwest Washington announced Thursday that facilities including Providence Centralia and St. Peter hospitals would further restrict visitation in an attempt to … more
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