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Inmate with coronavirus dies

SALEM, Ore. – An inmate at the Oregon State Penitentiary in Salem, who tested positive for coronavirus, has died. The man died in a hospital Wednesday. The state says he was between 50 and 60 years old. The Department of Correction says …

State of emergency declared for Oregon

SALEM, Ore.– Governor Kate Brown has declared a state of emergency for Oregon to address the spread of the novel coronavirus after the Oregon Health Authority identified seven new cases of COVID-19 in Oregon, bringing the state’s total to 14. The governor authorized …