State announces two-week pause on counties moving forward
Numbers going wrong way in Snohomish County
Last updated 7/3/2020 at 11:38am
Governor Jay Inslee and Secretary of Health John Wiesman announced a two-week pause on all counties moving forward in the phases until at least July 16.
This is to allow more time to see where the numbers are heading, and to give more time for face covering requirements to take hold.
“Like Governor Inslee and Secretary Wiesman, we are very concerned about the recent increase in cases being reported,” said Dr. Chris Spitters, health officer for the Snohomish Health District. “This is what caused us last week to put a pause on plans for Phase 3. The numbers have continued to go in the...