Wednesday, June 16, 2021


New WA state COVID-19 restrictions

From iFiberOne News Radio KMAS The following are details released by Washington State Governor Jay Inslee’s office regarding new COVID-19 restrictions set to take effect this week: From midnight on Monday, November 16 through Monday, December 14, all counties in Washington rollback to the restrictions outlined below. Restriction modifications for all counties effective midnight on Monday, November 16, unless otherwise noted. If …

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Inslee announces statewide mask mandate

Gov. Jay Inslee and Secretary of Health John Wiesman today announced a statewide mandatory face covering order that will take effect Friday, June 26. The order comes after a Saturday announcement of a mandatory mask proclamation for Yakima County starting this week. The order was in response to reports of increasing case counts and a potential overwhelming of the county’s …

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Governor signs new COVID-19 order for phased re-opening

On Monday, May 4th, Governor Inslee signed a new COVID-19 order – the Safe Start plan, while also extending the Stay Home, Stay Healthy order until May 31st. The Safe Start plan is a four-part phased re-opening of businesses and the Washington economy. Under this plan, businesses and activities would re-open in phases with social distancing measures and health procedures …

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The CARES Act and What Retirees Need to Know

The Coronavirus, Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) What Retirees Need to Know The following information has been put together by AFSCME Retirees regarding the recent CARES Act signed into law last Friday. This information can be downloaded here. COVID-19 is a respiratory disease that makes it hard to breathe. Seniors and others with chronic health conditions are at …

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