Coronavirus

WHO declares the coronavirus a pandemic

ROME (AP) — Expressing alarm both about mounting infections and slow government responses, the World Health Organization declared Wednesday that the global coronavirus crisis is now a pandemic but also said it’s not too late for countries to act. By…

Mabton School District places travel restrictions over Coronavirus concerns

MABTON, Wash. -- The Mabton School District has placed school-related travel restrictions due to concerns with the Coronavirus. A letter from the superintendent states: "Until further notice, all travel outside of Yakima and Benton Counties must have Superintendent Approval." At…