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WSU lab tests human samples for COVID-19

One Health Diagnostics is testing human samples for COVID-19. The lab currently tests 300 samples a day.

BRADLEY GAMBLE, Evergreen reporter

July 22, 2020

A WSU lab is collaborating with private laboratory Incyte Diagnostics to test human samples for COVID-19.  One Health Diagnostics is a testing site in WSU’s Washington Animal Disease Diagnostics Laboratory that provides surge capacity testing for the Palouse, according to the OHD website. Surge ...

Statewide pause to Phase 4 transition will not change much for Whitman County

Whitman County will remain in Phase 3 indefinitely.

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

July 3, 2020

Gov. Jay Inslee and Secretary of Health John Wiesman announced that counties in Washington will not be allowed to move to Phase 4. However, the decision will not change much for Whitman County. Statewide, there has been an increase in coronavirus cases, said Troy Henderson, Whitman County Public Healt...

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