Inslee’s Plan to Box in the Virus & Open the State

In a press conference yesterday (April 21), Washington State Governor Jay Inslee outlined his plan for reopening Washington State after the COVID-19 lockdown. He likened the process to turning a dial, as opposed to flipping a switch. He also cautioned that the plan is a work in progress. He said, “We’re going to take steps … More Inslee’s Plan to Box in the Virus & Open the State

Best Materials for Mask Making

The New York Times reported yesterday (April 5) on scientists’ findings about the best mask-making materials during the COVID-19 pandemic. The main criterion used was how well each material worked to filter microscopic particles. During the materials tests, the following materials scored well: HEPA furnace filters vacuum cleaner bags 600-count pillowcases in layers flannel pajamas … More Best Materials for Mask Making

COVID-19 Information from the Child Safety and Reunification Team

If you or a family member feel sick, please follow the CDC guidelines. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee issued a statewide “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order on March 23. The order requires all Washington residents to stay at home, except when: Pursuing an essential activity, like shopping for groceries or going to a medical appointment. Getting takeout food. (Food deliveries also are … More COVID-19 Information from the Child Safety and Reunification Team