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Thieves target Seattle non-profit, stealing food and hygiene supplies

Suspects ransacked Compass Housing Alliance, a Seattle non-profit organization working overtime to help people during the coronavirus outbreak.

        

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Washington state launches funding and support for businesses hit by coronavirus crisis

Gov. Jay Inslee announced several programs, including $5 million in grants, to help businesses get through the economic fallout of the global pandemic.

        

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Smartphone app aimed at predicting virus outbreaks seeks volunteers

Researchers at UW Medicine hope to turn smartphones into personal screeners.

        

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Puget Sound real estate faces uncertain future during coronavirus crisis

The coronavirus pandemic is already starting to have an impact on the real estate market, experts say.

        

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Coronavirus in Washington state: Updates from April 5-7

Facts not fear: Find updates on the coronavirus outbreak in Washington state from April 5-7, 2020.

        

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‘It’s uncharted territory’: Washington teachers, families adjusting after 1st week of remote learning

Monday marked the first week Washington schools moved classes to remote learning for more than a million students to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

        

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How to help kids (and parents) cope with the coronavirus crisis

UW Medicine shares advice for parents struggling with disappointment and frustration during pandemic.

        

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Here is why soap is so effective against coronavirus

Health experts say washing hands with soap is one of the more effective ways to kill coronavirus. This is the science behind why.

        

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Man who broke into cars at Washington national parks gets prison time

The 41-year-old broke into at least four dozen cars at Mount Rainier and Olympic national parks, according to national park officials.

        

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New Pierce County system can sterilize 80,000 N95 masks a day

The new system will help combat the shortage of coronavirus supplies, particularly the N95 face masks, in Washington state.

        

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