Four months ago tonight, King County announced its first confirmed coronavirus case. Now we’re on the brink of 10,000, as we launch tonight’s roundup:
KING COUNTY’S NEWEST NUMBERS: Here are the cumulative totals from the Public Health daily-summary dashboard:
*9,901 people have tested positive, up 82 from yesterday
*586 people have died, unchanged from yesterday
*1,574 people have been hospitalized, unchanged from yesterday
*159,551 people have been tested, up 1,928 from yesterday
One week ago, the totals were 9,234/584/1,541/141,474.
STATEWIDE NUMBERS: See them here.
WORLDWIDE NUMBERS: As two grim milestones were passed – 10 million cases and 500,000 deaths – you can see the nation by nation breakdown here.
ANOTHER LOCAL BUSINESS DISCLOSES A CASE: As reported here last last night, this time it’s Duke’s on Alki.
WHAT PARK FACILITIES ARE STILL CLOSED? Here’s the ongoing official list.
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