Colfax, Palouse elementary okay to return
August 27, 2020
COLFAX—Monday afternoon, Public Health Director Troy Henderson released an update that Whitman County Health Department now supports hybrid or in-person learning for elementary schools in Colfax and Palouse. Previously it had been recommended those elementary schools start in distance learning.
“Based on recent, current and projected COVID-19 activity, the Whitman County Health Department recommends distance learning for all Whitman County High Schools and Middle Schools. Although the County has recently seen a substantial increase in COVID-19 activity, it has been exclusive to the tow...