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Coronavirus death toll reaches 16 in Oregon, with 606 known cases statewide
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Story by by Sandra Blodget - The Oregon Herald
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PORTLAND, Oregon — The COVID-19 virus has killed three people in Oregon, bringing the state's death toll to 16.

There are 58 new cases of COVID-19 and with Oregon now with 606 known cases.

The new COVID-19 cases reported Monday are from counties across the state: Benton (1), Clackamas (1), Deschutes (2), Douglas (4), Jackson (1), Josephine (4), Lane (2), Marion (14), Multnomah (9), Polk (2), Tillamook (1), Wasco (2), Washington (14), Yamhill (1).

According to the Oregon Health Authority:

Oregon's 14th COVID-19 death is a 91-year-old male in Yamhill County, who tested positive on March 20, and died March 29 at Providence Newberg Medical Center. He had underlying medical conditions. Oregon's 15th COVID-19 death is an 80-year-old male in Clackamas County, who tested positive on March 22, and died March 29 at Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center. He had underlying medical conditions. Oregon's 16th COVID-19 death is a 91-year-old male in Linn County, who tested positive on March 15, and died March 29 at the Oregon Veterans' Home in Lebanon. He had underlying medical conditions.