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Governor Jay Inslee holds a news conference to provide an update on the state's COVID-19 response.

| Governor's Office

總檢察長 Bob Ferguson 將要向有欠費帳戶並且可能面臨公用事業停供的公用事業客戶提供指導意見。全州範圍的公用事業停供暫停令於 9 月 30 日結束。

09/02/2021

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a new round of pandemic-related waivers that allow some commercial drivers to operate with expired licenses and medical certificates.

09/01/2021

La Administración Federal de Seguridad de Autotransportistas (FMCSA) anunció una nueva ronda de exenciones relacionadas con la pan

09/01/2021

Here's a 2021 Back to School toolkit, “Facing Fears, Supporting Students,” aims to help students, parents, and school personnel recognize how feeling unsafe can impact mental health and school performance, and what can be done to help young people who are struggling with their mental health.

09/01/2021
Washington Emergency Management Division

More than half a million Washingtonians are at risk of having electricity, natural gas or water services shut off

08/30/2021
Commerce

Getting vaccinated supports people working in healthcare settings, protects friends and neighbors who are immunocompromised, helps people who are too young or sick to be vaccinated, and prevents the spread of COVID-19.

08/30/2021
Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs

Gov. Jay Inslee today updated Proclamation 20-12 (Higher Education). The updates include technical changes to align the higher education proclamation with the vaccination requirement proclamation (21-14.1) and removes the philosophical exemption option for students.

08/27/2021
Governor's Office

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) warns people should not take ivermectin to prevent or treat COVID-19, following today’s Health Alert Network advisory released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

08/26/2021

Offices are operating at reduced capacity due to COVID-19 protocols. Appointments can be scheduled up to 30 days in advance.

08/26/2021

El Departamento de Salud del Estado de Washington (DOH, por su sigla en inglés) advierte que no se debe tomar ivermectina para prevenir o tratar la COVID-19, tras el anuncio público de la Red de Alerta Sanitaria (solo en inglés) publicado hoy por los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enf

08/26/2021

Todas las oficinas están operando a capacidad reducida debido a los protocolos COVID-19. Las citas se pueden programar hasta con 30 días de anticipación. Están disponibles para personas cuya única opción es visitarnos en persona.

08/26/2021

A medida que la variante delta se extiende por todas las regiones de Washington, aumenta la demanda de realización de pruebas de COVID-19. Con ello, muchas personas recurren a diversas pruebas caseras de venta libre cuando tienen síntomas o cuando necesitan una prueba por otras razones.

08/24/2021

Many people are turning to various over-the-counter, at-home tests when they have symptoms or when they need a test for other reasons.

08/24/2021

The Washington State Department of Corrections was notified that Correctional Officer Darryl Goodrich of the Stafford Creek Corrections Center passed away on August 20, 2021 from complications of COVID-19.

08/23/2021
Department of Corrections

Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today following the Food & Drug Administration's approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for the prevention of disease from COVID-19.

08/23/2021
Governor's Office