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'It feels really, really free': After 14 days in coronavirus quarantine, mother and daughter return home to Palo Alto

Original post made on Feb 13, 2020

A Palo Alto mother and daughter returned home Tuesday after spending weeks at the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China, and then in quarantine on a U.S. military base in southern California.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 2:44 PM

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5 people like this
Posted by John
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Feb 13, 2020 at 7:32 am

I sense a Pulitzer Prize in the making with this kind of reporting:

There were no kids her age, no Wi-Fi.

She started packing at 5 a.m. and they had their last meal on the base — a salad — at 6 a.m


6 people like this
Posted by Nobel prize
a resident of Martens-Carmelita
on Feb 13, 2020 at 9:27 am

John- what do you expect from a Bill Johnson newspaper? But do not worry , it will win multiple awards at the annual self promoting small newspaper award show.


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