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What You Need To Know About The Measles Outbreak In Washington.

Governor Inslee has declared a state of emergency due to this measles outbreak and even though there are only 35 reported cases, it’s extremely contagious and can spread quickly, here’s what you need to know.

I remember having measles when I was about 8 but it’s actually a lot worse to get them when you’re an adult so even though there are only 35 reported cases, the fact that they are extremely contagious and the can really be miserable if you get them as an adult…they can be an even bigger problem and pose extreme risk to the elderly.

 

Check out the info HERE.

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Your afternoon host AJ has been in Seattle for over 5 years and SO much has happened in his life since moving here. He and his wife of 7 years Nicole, had their first baby (Max...he is now 2) and they bought their first home here. When AJ isn't on the air, at a sporting event supporting one of our local teams (ESPECIALLY the Sounders and Seahawks) or hosting an event for one of the organizations that he works with including Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, March For Babies, Susan G Komen and Washington Trails Association, he is more than likely climbing a mountain! "I love everything this place has to offer, from world-class entertainment, to the incredible food to all of its natural beauty with so many amazing mountains and trails at our doorstep! I LOVE the Pacific Northwest and am proud to call it home and do what I love to do with an incredible group of people."