Here’s what you need to know about the pandemic tonight:
NEWEST NUMBERS: First, the update from the Public Health daily-summary dashboard:
*104,256 people have tested positive, 372 more than yesterday’s total
*1,533 people have died, 1 more than yesterday’s total
*5,924 people have been hospitalized, 10 more than yesterday’s total
*1,051,030 people have been tested, 1,666 more than yesterday’s total
One week ago, the four totals we track were 97,620/1,514/5,784/1,036,081.
STATEWIDE NUMBERS: Find them, county by county, on the state Department of Health page.
WORLDWIDE NUMBERS: 156 million cases worldwide, 32.6 million of them in the U.S. See the nation-by-nation breakout here.
VACCINATION VISITS: Tomorrow’s the first of the city’s new pop-up clinics in neighborhood business districts. This will be in the U-District, but a West Seattle Junction visit is planned Saturday, May 15th – stand by for details.
NEED A RIDE TO GET A SHOT? Free and discounted transportation is available.
NEED FOOD? The Greater Seattle Filipino-American SDA Church is offering free food boxes again this Saturday, 2-4 pm. Just show up at 2620 SW Kenyon.
GOT INFO/PHOTOS/TIPS? 206-293-6302, text or voice, or firstname.lastname@example.org – thank you!