coronavirus

Mask debate continues to be heated in the U.S.

(NBC) As record numbers battle coronavirus, others are fighting over face masks with some even burning them in protest. Now, Doctor Anthony Fauci is suggesting they may need to be mandatory nationwide. Over the weekend, the mask debate fired up Americans. In …

Coos County sees first COVID death

COOS COUNTY, Ore. — Coos County is reporting the first death from COVID-19 in the county. Coos Health and Wellness said the person who died was a 58-year-old woman. She was diagnosed with COVID-19 on October 18 and died on October 22. …

COVID-19 surges in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. — On Friday, the Oregon Health Authority reported the highest-ever daily case count of COVID-19 in the state. On October 23, OHA said there were 550 new confirmed and presumptive cases over the past 24 hours. It’s the highest daily …

Drive-thru Halloween events accommodate pandemic

JACKSON CO., Or.- Some groups are transforming their usual fall traditions to make them more Covid-friendly. Halloween usually consists of visiting neighbors, showing off your costume, and collecting candy. Thanks to some drive-through events next week, you can still do all of …