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Oregon mask mandate rolls out July 1

MEDFORD, Ore.– Starting Wednesday, Oregonians will be required to wear face masks when going in indoor public areas. The order comes from Governor Kate Brown as Oregon cases surged in the last two weeks. However, businesses and individuals are still being left …

COVID-19: Oregon death toll tops 200

SALEM, Ore. – The number of coronavirus cases reported in Oregon is spiking. The Oregon Health Authority said on June 26, there were 250 new confirmed cases spread across 21 counties, including Jackson and Josephine Counties. In addition to the new cases, …

New case in Jackson County, ends streak

MEDFORD, Ore.– One new COVID-19 case has been confirmed in Jackson County ending a streak of more than two weeks without a new case. Jackson County Public Health says the new case was tested in another county but was later connected to …

3D-Printed ventilators

PORTLAND, Ore. — A team at OHSU (Oregon Health & Science University) has developed 3D printed ventilators. In response to the ongoing pandemic, trauma surgeon and OHSU professor Albert Chi, and his team at OHSU have shifted their focus from developing child …

4 cases of COVID-19 in Siskiyou County

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. – There is one new active case of COVID-19 being reported in Siskiyou County. On the afternoon of April 5, Siskiyou County Public Health said there was a total of three confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, none …