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Fall surge of COVID-19 is hitting Washington, state officials warn
October 20, 2020 | Seattle Times | Featured: Gerard A. Cangelosi View

When it comes to indoor dining, restaurant workers face the greatest risk
October 19, 2020 | Eater | Featured: Marissa Baker View

When there’s a COVID-19 outbreak at a hotel, who gets to know and when? Salish Lodge becomes a case study for Seattle’s hoteliers
October 15, 2020 | Seattle Times | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Plexiglass shields are everywhere, but it's not clear how much they help
October 13, 2020 | CNN Business | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Fewer fistfights, less sex—TV production gets a COVID makeover
October 13, 2020 | Wall Street Journal | Featured: Marissa Baker View

A new age of fires: UW researchers are helping our region create a path forward—for the health of our forests and all who live here
October 12, 2020 | UW | Featured: Edmund Y. W. Seto View

UW researchers attribute over 200 deaths to September wildfire smoke
October 9, 2020 | UW Daily | Featured: Edmund Y. W. Seto View

Black, Latino and Indigenous communities hit hardest by heat waves
October 8, 2020 | Everyday Health | Featured: June T. Spector View

UW and WSU collaborate to advance food systems education in Washington
October 7, 2020 | UW Nutritional Sciences Program | Featured: Jennifer Otten, Sarah Collier View

During wildfires, West Coast farmworkers forced to put harvest over health
October 6, 2020 | Crosscut | Featured: Maria Blancas, DEOHS staff View

Seattle Street View Campaign documents how the pandemic changed the city
October 2, 2020 | KIRO Radio | Featured: Nicole Errett View

September smoke may have led to nearly 200 deaths in Washington
September 30, 2020 | KUOW | Featured: Yisi Liu, DEOHS PhD student View

UW researchers driving around Seattle using Street View-style camera to study response to pandemic
September 30, 2020 | Geekwire | Featured: Nicole Errett View

A California chicken plant just had the deadliest meatpacking outbreak yet
September 30, 2020 | Mother Jones | Featured: Marissa Baker View

Federal pot prohibition contributes to workplace risks
September 28, 2020 | Portland Mercury | Featured: Christopher D. Simpson View