Virus affecting business
Last updated 3/26/2020 at 5:04pm
ODESSA - The coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak has left shelves and schools empty here and across the country.
On March 16, President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency in response to the continuing spread of cases of the coronavirus, COVID-19.
By executive order of Gov. Jay Inslee, schools throughout the state are closed at least through April 24.
Children last attended school March 16 to receive instruction on completing assignments at home using electronic media.
Spring sports have been postponed until school resumes.
The governor's order also shuts down all gatherings of more tha...