U. S. daily COVID-19 cases. U. S. record 184,514 cases on Friday, Nov. 13. Credit: The New York Times
** CORONAVIRUS NEWS **
: Friday’s national COVID-19 172,842 case count and over 1,000 daily deaths is on-track to decimate our communities if we do not heed simple precautions of wearing a mask, socially distance, minimize group gatherings, spend the holidays in your own household, and do not travel. Dear readers With over 245,000 deaths that could reach over 400,000 this winter, we are looking at emulating the 405,399 total American military deaths of WWII. This virus will be felt in the South Sound! Take care of yourself and your family!
YESTERDAY’S SELECT COVID-19 NEWS
Daily COVID-19 cases for Washington state reach all-time high Friday Statewide totals are now at 125,498 cases and 2,519 deaths.
Thurston County’s record-breaking 88 new COVID-19 cases on Friday stem mostly from community spread, says Thurston Health Officer
Expect long lines at COVID-19 testing sites in Washington ahead of the holidays
UW’s Dr. Vin Gupta explains which face coverings best protect from Covid-19
NVN: Red Wind Casino Announces COVID-19 Case
Oregon orders two-week ‘freeze’ across state amid ‘alarming spike’ in Covid cases and hospitalizations
Health Workers Don’t Need Heroizing Amid COVID Third Wave. They Need Resources.
Dr. Ashish Jha: ‘It’s hard to overemphasize how bad things are’
Biden Covid advisor warns that Thanksgiving travel is like ‘pouring gasoline on a fire’
Gov. Inslee’s warning of coronavirus restrictions worries business owners
Over 130 Secret Service officers have Covid or are quarantining, per report (partly linked to campaign rallies)
Covid-19 death toll could double this winter to World War 2 levels
Could COVID-19 get as bad as the 1918 Spanish flu? Fauci, others see similarities
Most young adults dealt with job loss in pandemic — and suffered mentally, survey says – And nearly 40% of respondents expected to experience job loss within the coming four weeks since taking the survey.