Confirmed measles case in Snohomish County


Last updated 7/11/2018 at Noon

Local public health officials have confirmed a measles infection in a member of a large group of foreign minors visiting multiple states in the U.S. as a part of a summer program.

The Snohomish Health District’s Communicable Disease and Surveillance team is also monitoring the health status of other individuals in the family who were exposed and are considered non-immune.

Confirmation came in late on July 6, and the Snohomish Health District has been working with the host family to piece together the minor’s activities over the last few weeks. Before diagnosed, the minor may have expo...

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