Public Health – Seattle & King County is reporting the following confirmed cases and deaths due to COVID-19 through 11:59 p.m. on 3/12/20 328 confirmed cases (up 58 from yesterday) 32 confirmed deaths (up 5 from yesterday) Deaths being reported…
Why are schools closing but not childcare? Parents still need to work and children need safe and enriching spaces to spend their days.
Stop handshaking. Clean hands. Promote “tap and pay.” Avoid touching faces. Cover coughs and sneezes Disinfect frequently-touched surfaces. Increase ventilation
Thirty-six new cases were reported today bringing the total in King County to 270. In addition, one new death is reported, bringing the total deaths to 27.
People who have been exposed to the coronavirus are being given incomplete or misleading information about whether they should quarantine themselves.
Public Health – Seattle & King County is not recommending closure of schools and childcare programs when cases of COVID-19 have not been identified in the school community.
In addition to the governor’s ban on events with more than 250 people, the county is prohibiting those with fewer unless organizers take steps to minimize risks
Starting today, events that take place in King, Snohomish, and Pierce counties with more than 250 people are prohibited by the state.
Libraries aren’t just libraries anymore. Libraries are becoming community centers.
Officials urge King County residents to take seriously the recommendations to limit social contacts and minimize the spread of COVID-19 in the community.
Of the 33 new cases reported today, two are deaths. In addition, one person who was previously reported as a positive case has now died.
Call on credible sources: experts, not a amateurs. Be consistent. Be honest. And promote meaningful actions.
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Twelve new cases of COVID-19 have been reported to Public Health – Seattle & King County through Saturday, March 7th. Of the 12 two are deaths.
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