Tonight’s local pandemic notes, with eight days at most until the planned June 30th reopenin:
BRIEFING TOMORROW: Any chance that vaccination goal will be met before the 30th? That’s one of the things we can expect to hear in state health officials’ weekly briefing at 8:15 am Wednesday. You can watch live here.
NEWEST NUMBERS: Checking the daily summary from Seattle-King County Public Health:
*111,757 people have tested positive, 51 new since yesterday
*1,618 people have died, 2 new since yesterday
*6,314 people have been hospitalized, 3 fewer than yesterday (data correction)
One week ago, the totals were 111,242/1,616/6,285.
STATEWIDE NUMBERS: See them here.
NATIONAL/WORLDWIDE NUMBERS: 179.1 million cases worldwide, 33.5 million of them in the U.S. – see other nation-by-nation stats by going here.
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