Joseph Thompson

Gov. Inslee extends stay-home order through end of May

Gov. Inslee extends stay-home order through end of May

OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee is extending his “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order until May 31, he announced during a news conference Friday. Data show… Continue reading

 

Inslee to loosen restrictions on outdoor recreation on May 5

Inslee to loosen restrictions on outdoor recreation on May 5

OLYMPIA — Starting next week, Washingtonians will be able to hike, fish, hunt and golf, Gov. Jay Inslee announced Monday. With social-distancing measures in place,… Continue reading

 

No one fails: School districts won’t give out Fs this year

No one fails: School districts won’t give out Fs this year

OLYMPIA — None of the state’s 1.2 million K-12 students will earn a failing grade for the rest of the school year, state Superintendent Chris… Continue reading

 

New self-swab COVID-19 test is just as accurate, study finds

New self-swab COVID-19 test is just as accurate, study finds

EVERETT — A coronavirus test that lets patients swab the front part of their nostril and mid-nose is just as accurate as those given by… Continue reading

New self-swab COVID-19 test is just as accurate, study finds