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For COVID-19 email alert subscribers, this page is a summary of updates that have occurred in the past week for new and significant information posted to the King County COVID-19 website, the Public Health Insider blog, the Public Health Twitter account, news from the King County Executive and related King County agencies.

King County completes 70 percent vaccination; mask directive to end June 29, King County Executive press release

King County has crossed the 70 percent threshold for residents age 16+ to complete the COVID-19 vaccine series, and is the largest county in the nation to reach 70% amongst adult residents. The Local Health Officer's directive on mask use will end on June 29.

Comunicado de prensa en español: El condado de King completa la vacunación al 70 por ciento; directiva de mascarillas hasta el 29 de junio

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Updates to vaccine and testing sites

Vaccine and testing site days and hours continue to change and be updated on our Getting Vaccinated and COVID Testing pages. Check back often to make sure the site you want to go to for vaccines or testing is open.


Video: Why I Vaccinate, Public Health on Facebook

Hana has always been afraid of needles. Learn what tips and tricks she used to help her conquer her fear and make the choice to get her COVID-19 vaccine in this video.


Mask guidance for businesses

These flyers describe mask guidance required and recommended from the State Health Order, the Department of Labor & Industries, and the Local Health Officer Directive. This flyer is available in multiple languages.


  • Total positive counts in King County: 111,425 (New counts since yesterday: 72 at overall 4.8% of all tests)
    • Confirmed: 106,701 (New counts since yesterday: 68)
    • Probable: 4,724 (New counts since yesterday: 4)

  • Hospitalizations: 6,300
    • New hospitalizations since yesterday: 8 at 5.7% of all positive cases

  • Deaths due to COVID-19 illness: 1,611
    • New deaths since yesterday: 1 at 1.4% of all positive cases

  • All PCR test results: 2,224,347

  • People tested by PCR: 1,039,438

All other COVID-19 dashboards are posted at www.kingcounty.gov/covid/data

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