WA unemployment keeps rising, UK Prime Minister infected, and other morning headlines

click to enlarge Boris Johnson, UK prime minister, now has the coronavirus. - WIKIMEDIA COMMONS
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Boris Johnson, UK prime minister, now has the coronavirus.

Who will save the saviors?
Nurses at Providence hospitals are barred from using donated n95 masks.

Baggers can be choosers
Rosauers bans reusable bags to try to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

Replays of slow-motion replays
Reliving your favorite memories of watching EWU football.

Unemployment soars
Joblessness in Washington state is skyrocketing like never before.


The infection spreads
A dozen more COVID-19 cases are diagnosed in Spokane. (Spokesman-Review)

Our nation turns its lonely eyes to Trump

Inslee pleads with Trump to actually do something. (Washington Post)

Make your own food with materials you have around the house

A resurgent in home gardening follows the coronavirus crisis. (Spokesman-Review)

Delay of aid
A single Republican legislator delays the distribution of federal stimulus. (New York Times)

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who was scoffing at the coronavirus earlier this month, tests positive. (Washington Post)

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Daniel Walters

A lifelong Spokane native, staff writer Daniel Walters is the Inlander's City Hall reporter. But he also reports on a wide swath of other topics, including business, education, real estate development, land use, and other stories throughout North Idaho and Spokane County.He's reported on deep flaws in the Washington...