Delta still dominant COVID strain in WA, but officials worry

SEATTLE (AP) — Washington health officials said Tuesday at least 400 cases of the new COVID-19 variant had been confirmed, but that omnicron hasn’t yet overtaken delta cases in the state. “Our early surveillance from a lab standpoint was very…

Delta variant becomes dominant strain in Washington

Several places across the country are seeing a rise in coronavirus cases again. The Delta variant has now become the dominant strain of the virus this month, and doctors say this can be particularly dangerous to those who are not vaccinated.

Delta pilot arrested on suspicion of being intoxicated

A Delta pilot was taken off a fully boarded plane on Tuesday morning at the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport and arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol, airport spokesman Patrick Hogan told CNN.