The Yakima Health District reported 29 additional coronavirus cases Saturday through Monday, with no new deaths.

There were seven cases Saturday, one Sunday and 21 Monday. The county’s total is now 31,292 since the pandemic started, with 425 deaths.

Nine people were hospitalized Monday, with one intubated.

As of Monday, 30,117 people have recovered.


Yakima County is in Phase 3 of the state’s coronavirus reopening plan. The governor has announced a full reopening June 30 statewide. The date could be earlier if more than 70% of the state’s over-16 population has initiated vaccination before then.

Statewide, 63.66% of people 16 and older have initiated vaccination. In Yakima County, 54.8% 16 and older have initiated vaccination and 46.97% are fully vaccinated. Yakima County had 109.6 new coronavirus cases per 100,000 from May 17-30.

Vaccine update

Everyone 12 and older is eligible for the COVID vaccine in Washington.

The Yakima State Fair Park vaccine site is open 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays and Mondays and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. It will be closed Fridays and Saturdays. First and second dose appointments are available at or by calling 800-525-0127 and pressing #. Walk-ups are welcome, but appointments are strongly encouraged.

People who need a ride can call 211. Yakima Transit Route 12 will drop off individuals at the walk-up entrance located at Gate 1. No documentation or identification is required at the site. There is no cost to get the vaccine.

Mobile vaccine clinics are planned at the following locations without an appointment:


• 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bleyhl Co-Op, 940 E. Wine Country Road, Grandview.

• 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Darigold, 400 Alexander Road, Sunnyside.

• 1 to 6 p.m., Adams Elementary School, 723 S. Eighth St., Yakima.

• 3 to 6 p.m., Mabton School District, 306 N. Main St., Mabton.


• 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., West Valley Middle School, 1500 S. 75th Ave., Yakima.

• 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Yakima Valley College, South 16th Avenue and Nob Hill Boulevard, Yakima.

• 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Carniceria Coalcoman y Taqueria, 229 Division St., Grandview.

People also can get the vaccine at clinics and pharmacies around the county. The health district’s website at has an updated list. The state has a vaccine locator at

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