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In total, 16 people in Washington state are known to have died from COVID-19, the illness caused by a new coronavirus. Throughout Saturday, we’ll be posting Seattle Times journalists’ updates...In total, 16 people in Washington state are known to have died from COVID-19, the illness caused by a new coronavirus. Throughout Saturday, we’ll be posting Seattle Times journalists’ updates on the outbreak and its effects on the Seattle area,...

Live: Coronavirus daily news update, March 7: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the nation | The Seattle Times

Three more people in Placer County have tested presumptive positive for coronavirus, the public health department announced.The new cases are from south and mid Placer and all three traveled on the Grand Princess cruise ship from San Francisco to Mexico, according to health officials.

3 new coronavirus cases in Placer County linked to cruise ship | abc10.com

Health officials are reporting three more confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Placer County.Health officials are reporting three more confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Placer County.

3 New Cases Of Coronavirus Confirmed In Placer County, All Linked To Cruise Ship – CBS Sacramento

“Ahead: @WStoneReports on the coronavirus effects in Seattle, and offshore in California. @tamarakeithNPR on the president’s response to the virus and Tennessee tornadoes. And on the primary trail with @SenSanders and our reporter in Michigan, following his Super Tuesday defeats.”

Scott Simon on Twitter: "Ahead: @WStoneReports on the coronavirus effects in Seattle, and offshore in California. @tamarakeithNPR on the president’s response to the virus and Tennessee tornadoes. And on the primary trail with @SenSanders and our reporter in Michigan, following his Super Tuesday defeats."

“More advice and details around dealing with the corona virus in California. Remember to: - Wash your hands - Stop touching your face - Stay home if you're sick - Rely on info from official sources https://t.co/x0MFdtsqNL”

Alex Padilla on Twitter: "More advice and details around dealing with the corona virus in California. Remember to: - Wash your hands - Stop touching your face - Stay home if you're sick - Rely on info from official sources https://t.co/x0MFdtsqNL"

“Placer County, California, man who died of coronavirus brought it on board a cruise ship, suggesting the virus has been in the state much longer than originally believed. Two waiters who served the man multiple times were subsequently infected. https://t.co/aQH2v4dLrP”

Hailey Branson-Potts on Twitter: "Placer County, California, man who died of coronavirus brought it on board a cruise ship, suggesting the virus has been in the state much longer than originally believed. Two waiters who served the man multiple times were subsequently infected. https://t.co/aQH2v4dLrP"

“Governor Hogan update on #Coronavirus: "All 3 MD individuals contracted virus on Egyptian cruise on the Nile River. I want to make clear that this is a different cruise ship than the one off the coast of California." @wjz”

Rick Ritter on Twitter: "Governor Hogan update on #Coronavirus: "All 3 MD individuals contracted virus on Egyptian cruise on the Nile River. I want to make clear that this is a different cruise ship than the one off the coast of California." @wjz"

Mayor Nancy Backus has declared a State of Emergency for the City of Auburn in response to the on-going COVID-19 public health crisis.Mayor Nancy Backus has declared a State of Emergency for the City of Auburn in response to the on-going COVID-19 public health crisis.

COVID-19 Update: Auburn Declares State of Emergency | Auburn Examiner

COVID-19 continues to spread in Western Washington.  There are currently 58 cases in King County, with 10 deaths.  There are a total of 79 cases in Washington State, and 164 nationwide. City of Aub…

COVID-19 Update: Auburn Declares State of Emergency | Auburn Examiner

This week rumors that the coronavirus was here in Turlock were spreading faster than the virus has been around the world.This week rumors that the coronavirus was here in Turlock were spreading faster than the virus has been around the world.

No matter what you read on social media, coronavirus is currently not in Turlock - Turlock Journal

Placer County Public Health confirmed three additional COVID-19 cases on Thursday evening after receiving presumptively positive test resultsPlacer County Public Health confirmed three additional COVID-19 cases on Thursday evening after receiving presumptively positive test results

Placer County Coronavirus confirmed in additional patients - Rocklin and Roseville Today

More than half of all U.S. states have confirmed or presumptive cases of the coronavirus illness COVID-19, with first cases reported in several states Friday.The positive tests across the U.S. also include 21 people aboard a cruise ship that is being held off California's coast with more than 3,000 aboard.

Washington state reported two more fatalities as cases in that state jumped to 102, while Italy reported its biggest daily increase in infections since the outbreak there began.

Live updates: U.S. death toll rises to 19; Italy considers locking down center of outbreak

West Seattle news, 24/7Exactly one week ago tonight, we got word of the first confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in King County. Here are today's key local developments: NEW KING COUNTY CASES: From the daily Seattle-King County Public Health update: 7 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported to Public Health – Seattle & King County through 11:59 p.m. on ...

West Seattle Blog… | CORONAVIRUS: Friday 3/6 toplines – newest numbers; library cancellations; SW 112th quarantine-facility update; more…

Vice President Mike Pence says 21 people aboard a mammoth cruise ship off the California coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, including 19 crew members.Vice President Mike Pence says 21 people aboard a mammoth cruise ship off the California coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, including 19 crew members.

Vice President: 21 People Aboard Cruise Ship Tested Positive For Coronavirus - KTVN Channel 2 - Reno Tahoe Sparks News, Weather, Video

Update: King County COVID-19 case numbers for March 6, 2020 - King County

The new coronavirus as the U.S. death toll climbed to 17 as health officials scramble to make more COVID-19 testing kits available throughout the country.Twenty-one people aboard a mammoth cruise ship off the California coast tested positive for the new coronavirus and 19 of them are crew members.=

Coronavirus in US: Death toll rises to 17 as testing on Grand Princess cruise ship begins; 2 Florida deaths are first on East Coast | 6abc.com

Another death from coronavirus in King County was reported Saturday, bringing the total to 16 in Washington state. So far, at least 103 have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state. The new death comes just a day after three people died atat EvergreenHealth Hospital,where now 12 deaths have occurred, hospital officials said.Another death from coronavirus in King County was reported Saturday, bringing the total to 16 in Washington state. So far, at least 103 have tested positive for COVID-19 in the state. The new death comes just a day after three people died atat EvergreenHealth Hospital,where now 12 deaths have occurred, hospital officials said.

16 deaths from COVID-19 in Washington as officials scramble to contain | KOMO