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Numerous COVID-19 outbreaks reported in Jackson County

MEDFORD, Ore. – Several COVID-19 outbreaks are being reported in Jackson County, including at a Medford healthcare provider. Asante released the following statement on Friday, July 30: “The outbreak at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center involved seven employees from one department. This …

OSF to require masks starting August 4

ASHLAND, Ore. – One of the largest tourist draws in Southern Oregon is reinstating some COVID-19 restrictions. Earlier this month, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival announced it will welcome back full-capacity audiences to the outdoor Allen Elizabethan Theatre starting July 14. Social distancing …

Gov. Brown signs wildfire resiliency bill

PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW/NBC) – Firefighters in Oregon have battled nine major wildfires just this year. So Friday, the state’s governor took action and signed a $220 million wildfire prevention bill. Governor Kate Brown says this year’s wildfires fueled by climate change are …

Democrats battle eviction moratorium deadline

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – With the federal eviction moratorium due to expire this weekend, Democrats are frustrated with the slow pace of aid reaching struggling renters. A CDC-mandated moratorium will expire Saturday and the Supreme Court has ruled that Congress would need …

CDC COVID document leaked

(NBC) News has broken overnight revealing internal CDC documents that warn the “war has changed” due to the Delta COVID variant. The document in the form of a slide presentation was first obtained and posted online by the Washington Post. It states …