Stories tagged: measles outbreak
UPDATED: Fri., April 26, 2019, 7:49 p.m.
More than 900 students and staff members at two Los Angeles universities have been quarantined on campus or sent home in one of the most sweeping efforts to contain the …
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:34 a.m.
Senate panel approves ending personal exemptions for parents who don’t want their children to have measles vaccination.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
In a late-night session, the House approves proposal to remove personal and philosophical exemptions to children getting the measles vaccine from state law.
Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 5 a.m.
Senate bill to remove personal exemptions for all childhood vaccinations receives committee approval.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
Legislators’ choice on exemption for vaccines pits public health against personal choice.
Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 9:01 p.m.
Local school officials say Pullman students are at low risk of contracting measles despite an outbreak of the virus in a southwestern Washington county that prompted Gov. Jay Inslee to …