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Washington state requiring 300 square feet per person for indoor workouts amid virus. How are Seattle-area gyms faring?

John Carrico with his wife and little girl at their gym, NW Fitness.
From left, Jessica Carrico, Vivienne, 4 mos, and John Carrico.

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Gov. Jay Inslee announced new guidance for indoor workout centers that mandates 300 square feet of distance between patrons. Some local gym owners say that's unnecessary and 'punitive.'

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