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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 …

Providence Medford updates procedures

MEDFORD, Ore. – Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a Medford hospital is making some changes. Providence Medford Medical Center recently updated its procedures regarding access and visitation as part of their coronavirus response. The hospital posted the following changes Thursday: Some of our …