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COVID-19 testing underway at Providence lab in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. – Providence Laboratory Services in Portland began processing COVID-19 tests on Wednesday. The hospital organization said its Providence Molecular Genomics Lab can process 500 to 600 tests a day. The tests are coming from the eight Providence hospitals in the state. …

World of Weed: Marijuana testing labs

Jackson Co., Ore –In Southern Oregon, there is only one lab certified to test marijuana. In part three of an exclusive NBC5 News report, we uncover how marijuana is tested, what it is tested for, and how labs are put in a …

Providence testing water for lead

Medford, Ore. — Providence Health System is testing its water sources for lead. The hospital wide testing comes after elevated levels were found in several departments. Providence said it’s taking the proactive approach after learning about the recent lead findings around the …

RVTD testing new “E-Fare” system

Jackson County, Ore. — You may be riding the bus in Jackson County a little differently soon. The Rogue Valley Transportation District is trying a new system where people pay for fares electronically using a phone or reusable card. RVTD is looking …