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Coronavirus in Oregon: 277 news cases, 4 deaths – oregonlive.com

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Public health authorities warned Friday that cases in the location of Eugene, Lane Countys largest city, were surging, in part because of university student get-togethers. The University of Oregon reported at last 37 trainees who live off-campus checked positive today.

Considering that it began: Oregon has reported 32,581 verified or presumed infections and 546 deaths, amongst the most affordable totals in the country. To date, 636,090 Oregonians have actually been evaluated.

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Where the brand-new cases are by county: Baker (2 ), Benton (1 ), Clackamas (24 ), Columbia (3 ), Coos (4 ), Crook (1 ), Deschutes (16 ), Douglas (4 ), Hood River (3 ), Jackson (16 ), Jefferson (5 ), Josephine (1 ), Lane (44 ), Lincoln (3 ), Linn (12 ), Malheur (8 ), Marion (31 ), Multnomah (33 ), Polk (7 ), Umatilla (14 ), Union (3 ), Wallowa (2 ), Wasco (7 ), Washington (31 ), and Yamhill (2 ).

Oregons 544th COVID-19 death is a 44-year-old lady in Malheur County. She checked positive Sept. 21 and died Sept. 25. Authorities are still verifying her location of death and if she had underlying health conditions.

Kale Williams of The Oregonian/OregonLive contributed to this report.

Oregons 545th COVID-19 death is an 84-year-old woman in Washington County with unspecified hidden health conditions. She evaluated positive Sept. 22 and passed away Sept. 24 in her home.

Oregons count of coronavirus cases has grown by 277 new validated and presumptive cases, the Oregon Health Authority revealed Saturday, one day after the greatest taped single-day overall of brand-new cases considering that the pandemic started. The state has actually now eclipsed 32,500 overall cases.
Lane County, Oregons fourth most populous, had the most brand-new cases of any county with 44. Multnomah County, the states biggest, was second with 33.

Whos in the healthcare facility: The state reported 139 Oregonians with verified coronavirus infections were presently in the health center Friday, the very same number as the previous day. Updated information was not released Saturday. Oregon remains well listed below its capacity, with hundreds of hospital beds and ventilators available.

Oregons 546th COVID-19 death is a 75-year-old man in Marion County with unspecified underlying health conditions. He evaluated favorable Aug. 16 and died Sept. 24 at Salem Hospital.

New fatalities: Oregons 543rd COVID-19 death is a 77-year-old female in Marion County with unspecified underlying health conditions. She evaluated favorable Aug. 15 and died Sept. 23 at Portland Adventist Medical.

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Oregons 544th COVID-19 death is a 44-year-old woman in Malheur County. She checked favorable Sept. 21 and passed away Sept. 25. Officials are still validating her location of death and if she had underlying health conditions.

Oregon remains well below its capacity, with hundreds of healthcare facility beds and ventilators available.