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October 22 2020
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Oregon News

   
Oregon reports four large coronavirus outbreaks
by Wyatt Fossett - dailyhive.com - Story Source
 
Today’s update from Oregon also includes a 20-case outbreak at New Season Foods in Washington County, a 20-case outbreak at Oregon State Hospital in Marion County, an outbreak of 41 new cases at Oregon State Correctional Facility also in Marion County, and an outbreak of 21-cases at a McDonald’s in Medford.

According to Oregon Health Authority, the new cases are in the following counties: Baker (three), Benton (four), Clackamas (22), Columbia (seven), Coos (six), Crook (one), Deschutes (11), Douglas (three), Jackson (21), Jefferson (one), Josephine (six), Klamath (two), Lake (one), Lane (53), Lincoln (one), Linn (31), Malheur (five), Marion (25), Morrow (one), Multnomah (43), Polk (three), Tillamook (five), Umatilla (13), Wallowa (two), Wasco (four), Washington (26) and Yamhill (five).

The Oregon Health Authority’s new dashboard for coronavirus information, breaks down demographics and disease severity across the state.

“The dashboard will present case rates per 100,000 people, which more clearly shows disparities in the burden of COVID-19 between demographic groups. In addition to case counts and rates, users will be ... Read full story