MEDFORD, Ore. — It’s New Year’s Eve, a time we usually spend celebrating with family and friends. But health officials say the safest way to ring in the new year is at home. With Covid-19 rapidly spreading across the state, ...

ASHLAND, Ore. — A public health official says he’s concerned, after a church in Ashland appeared to host a large Christmas service without social distancing or masks. The Story – Ashland allegedly held a service with dozens of people sitting ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — After being placed on Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s coronavirus watch list, Jackson County said that might not be a bad thing when it comes to getting additional help. Counties are added to the watch list when the ...

YAMHILL COUNTY, Ore. — “Thursday morning he called and said mom, I feel like I’m dying,” said Michael Laheyne, Matthew Irvin’s step dad. Matthew Irvin left behind two sons and a baby. The 26-year-old Yamhill County man is the youngest ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — “Although relatively small… we wanted to make sure it was contained,” said Dr. Megan Frost, Asante employee contact tracing director. A coronavirus outbreak at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center has sprung staff, health officials, and the county ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County Public Health says its worrisome that around a quarter of coronavirus cases in the county are un-traceable. Dr. Jim Shames says around 250 to 300 people are being traced in the county. He says the ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Medford School District is warning summer school students that a group of students and staff at McLoughlin Middle School may have been exposed to COVID-19 this month. Mcloughlin summer school families received the notification Thursday about ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Health officials are continuing to urge the public to wear masks to protect against Covid-19. But myths about facial coverings can interfere with that message. Jackson County Health Officer Dr. Jim Shames says there’s been some discussion ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — Public health officials around southern Oregon are seeing an uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases in the area. With the overall number of cases spiking in Oregon, a lot of the work falls to contact tracers ...

JACKSON COUNTY, Ore. — Jackson County Public Health is reporting 5 new cases of coronavirus Saturday with a total of 81 cases in the area. Jackson County Public Health says there is no new death from coronavirus. The entire state ...

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