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Police Blotter, November 28 - December 4, 2020

Anacortes Police recovered alcohol  and cold medications valued at over $1500 that had been taken from a retail store in Anacortes.

California Lawmakers to Newsom: Give All Immigrants Health Coverage

Given the pandemic’s disproportionate hit on minority communities, two Democratic lawmakers are pushing Newsom to agree to offer health care to all unauthorized immigrants. They planned to unveil legislation Monday — and a new strategy to make it happen.

Demand for COVID Vaccines Expected to Get Heated — And Fast

With two vaccines against coronavirus disease poised for release within weeks, experts say they expect attitudes to shift dramatically from hesitancy to “Beanie Baby” -level urgency.

During ACA Open Enrollment, Picking a Plan Invites New COVID Complications

COVID-19's “long haulers” - patients with lingering effects of the disease - have joined the ranks of Americans with preexisting conditions. For those shopping for health coverage on the individual market, here's help navigating an uncharted insurance landscape.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

3,618 Confirmed Skagit Cases (+24)
315 Cases in ZIP 98221 (+0)

221 Hospitalizations (+4)
46 Deaths (+0)

281,258 Confirmed Cases Statewide (+10,837)
16,848 Hospitalizations (+206)

3,940 Deaths Statewide (+0)

Updated 9:00 pm January 20, 2021.

Our Coronavirus page is updated each morning.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times

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