Third wave of COVID-19 brings new state restrictions
Health officials joined Governor Inslee as he addressed the soaring rates of COVID-19 in Washington State
November 19, 2020
OLYMPIA—Governor Jay Inslee announced a new wave of restrictions last weekend, amidst the third wave of COVID-19 in Washington.
“Today, November 15, 2020, I have to report to Washingtonians, is the most dangerous public health day in over 100 years of our state’s great history,” Gov. Inslee began his Sunday-morning release. “It is troublesome that I have to report that there is a pandemic raging across our state.”
COVID-19 cases have more than doubled over the past two weeks across the state, according to State Health Officer Dr. Kathy Lofa. More than 2,000 new cases are being r...